Maine Revised Statutes

§18551. Definitions

As used in this article, unless the context otherwise indicates, the following terms have the following meanings. [1985, c. 801, §§ 5, 7 (NEW).]

1. Designated beneficiary.  "Designated beneficiary" means the beneficiary designated under section 18552.
[ 1985, c. 801, §§ 5, 7 (NEW) .]
2. Qualifying member.  "Qualifying member" means a member in service or a former member who is receiving a disability retirement benefit. Beginning July 1, 1993, for purposes of section 18553, subsection 1, "qualifying member" also means a member not in service. For purposes of section 18553, subsection 5-B, "qualifying member" also means a member not in service who has qualified for a service retirement benefit.
[ 1991, c. 469, §4 (AMD) .]
SECTION HISTORY
1985, c. 801, §§5,7 (NEW). 1991, c. 469, §4 (AMD).