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House Bill 1498

House Bill 1498

ARCHIVE (2009)

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DIGEST OF HB1498 (Updated April 28, 2009 11:59 am - DI 84)

Public pensions. Reduces from 15 to ten the number of years of creditable service that an active member of the public employees' retirement fund must earn for a surviving spouse or surviving dependent to receive a survivor benefit. Makes the change retroactive to January 1, 2007. Requires the fund to make a reasonable effort to notify certain surviving spouses or surviving dependents of changes made by this act. Provides a "thirteenth check" amount for TRF members, survivors, and beneficiaries.
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