In order to become a member of this system, each employee shall complete an application form, covering the following points, as well as any other points or items that may be prescribed by the Board of Pension Trustees.
   (A)   Employee's acceptance of the terms and conditions of the system.
   (B)   For members as of the effective date of this section, the amount of optional additional death benefits desired.
   (C)   Employee's designation of a beneficiary or beneficiaries.
   (D)   Employee's acknowledgment under oath that he or she is not eligible for disability benefits of any type arising from a physical or mental condition which already existed at the time of employment by the city.
('58 Code, § 11.04) (Ord. 73-3, passed 11-8-72; Am. Ord. 79-3, passed 10-10-78)