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Death benefits for correction officers employed by Nassau county
Retirement & Social Security (RSS) CHAPTER 51-A, ARTICLE 14
* § 508-b. Death benefits for correction officers employed by Nassau
county. a. As used in this section, the term "correction officer" shall
mean a person employed by Nassau county with a title of correction
recruit, correction officer, correction corporal, correction sergeant,
correction lieutenant, or correction captain.

b. Notwithstanding any provision of law to the contrary, where a
correction officer would have been entitled to a service retirement
benefit at the time of his or her death and where his or her death
occurs on or after the effective date of this section, the beneficiary
or beneficiaries may elect to receive, in a lump sum, an amount payable
which shall be equal to the pension reserve that would have been
established had the member retired on the date of his or her death, or
the value of the death benefit and the
reserve-for-increased-take-home-pay, if any, whichever is greater.

* NB There are 4 § 508-b's