lump-sum credit

(8) “lump-sum credit” means the unrefunded amount consisting of— (A) retirement deductions made from the basic pay of an employee or Member; (B) amounts deposited by an employee or Member covering earlier service, including any amounts deposited under section 8334(j) of this title ; and (C) interest on the deductions and deposits at 4 percent a year to December 31, 1947 , and 3 percent a year thereafter compounded annually to December 31, 1956 , or, in the case of an employee or Member separated or transferred to a position in which he does not continue subject to this subchapter before he has completed 5 years of civilian service, to the date of the separation or transfer; but does not include interest— (i) if the service covered thereby aggregates 1 year or less; or (ii) for the fractional part of a month in the total service;


5 USC § 8331(8)

Scoping language

For the purpose of this subchapter
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