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A8.598 MEMBERS OF THE FIRE DEPARTMENT ON JANUARY 1, 2003 WHO ARE MEMBERS OF THE RETIREMENT SYSTEM UNDER CHARTER SECTION A8.588, AND MEMBERS OF THE FIRE DEPARTMENT AFTER JANUARY 1, 2003
Members of the fire department on January 1, 2003 who are members of the Retirement System under Section A8.588, and persons who become members of the fire department, as defined in Section A8.598-1, after January 1, 2003, shall be members of the Retirement System subject to the provisions of Sections A8.598 through A8.598-15 (which shall apply only to members under Section A8.598) in addition to the provisions contained in Sections 12.100 to 12.103 and Sections 8.500, 8.510, 8.520 and 8.526 of this Charter, notwithstanding the provisions of any other section of this Charter, and shall not be subject to any of the provisions of Sections A8.588 of this Charter.
The provisions of section A8.598 shall not apply to any member of the Retirement System under section A8.588 who separated from service, retired or died before January 1, 2003, or to his or her continuant; provided, however, that the provisions of section A8.598-2 shall apply to the adjustment required in Sections A8.588-3, A8.588-4 and A8.588-5 for a retired member or his or her surviving spouse or continuant when the retired member would not have completed at least twenty-five (25) years of service in the aggregate and attained the age of fifty (50) years until after January 1, 2003.
(Added November 2002)