5 CFR 831.601 - Purpose and scope.

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§ 831.601 Purpose and scope.

(a) This subpart explains the annuity benefits payable in the event of the death of employees, retirees, and Members; the actions that employees, retirees, Members, and their current spouses, former spouses, and eligible children must take to qualify for survivor annuities; and the types of evidence required to demonstrate entitlement to provide survivor annuities or qualify for survivor annuities.

(b) Unless otherwise specified, this subpart, except §§ 831.682 and 831.683 and the provisions relating to children's survivor annuities, only applies to employees and Members who retire under a provision of law that permits election of a reduced annuity to provide a survivor annuity.

[ 55 FR 9099, Mar. 12, 1990, as amended at 58 FR 52880, Oct. 13, 1993]

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Title 5 published on 12-May-2018 03:22

The following are ALL rules, proposed rules, and notices (chronologically) published in the Federal Register relating to 5 CFR Part 831 after this date.

  • 2017-10-25; vol. 82 # 205 - Wednesday, October 25, 2017
    1. 82 FR 49277 - Federal Employees' Retirement System; Government Costs
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      Final rule.
      This rule is effective October 25, 2017.
      5 CFR Parts 831, 839, 841, 842, and 847