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SB 973 - Domestic Partner Pension Death Benefit Legislation

SB 973 - Domestic Partner Pension Death Benefit Legislation

Lead Author:
Senator Sheila Kuehl (D-Santa Monica)

SB 973 allow registered domestic partners who were public employees that retired prior to January 1, 2005 to select their partner to receive a death benefit should the retiree pre-decease their partner.

STATUS: Passed by the Legislature.  Signed by Governor Schwarzenegger

BACKGROUND ON SB 973:

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Date Last Modified: 12/15/2010
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