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Updated: 
April 23, 2021

Can I sign off for my minor child’s insurance coverage papers even though I am not the parent paying for the coverage?

Yes. When a court order or agreement for health insurance is in effect, the signature of either parent is enough for the insurer to process an insurance claim for your child.1

1 NCGS § 50-13.11(d)

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