AN ACT AUTHORIZING THE STATE RETIREMENT BOARD TO GRANT A PENSION TO ARLENN OFFICER.
Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives
in General Court assembled, and by the authority of the same,
Notwithstanding the provisions of section 6 of chapter 32 of the
General Laws or any other general or special law to the contrary,
and in order to promote the public good, the state board of retirement
is hereby authorized and directed to credit Arlenn Officer, a psychologist III
department of mental health, with an additional one year and 42 weeks of
creditable service, for the purposes of determining her ordinary disability
allowance pursuant to said section 6 of
said chapter 32.
Eligibility for said creditable service shall be conditioned
payment to the state employees' retirement system of an amount equal to the
contribution she would have otherwise owed for said period of creditable
together with regular interest thereon. Such repayment shall be made in one
or in installments, as the state retirement board shall prescribe. Said Arlenn
Officer shall be entitled to and shall receive all annual cost of living
adjustments to her annual pension granted under
section 102 of said chapter 32
or any other general or special law.