490.133 RETIREMENT; TRANSITION PROVISIONS; TRANSFER TO COURT OF
(a) If a judge to whom or to whose survivors benefits would be payable under Minnesota
Statutes 2004, sections
, is elected or appointed to the Court of Appeals, that
judge and the judge's survivors continue to be eligible for benefits under those sections and not
(b) In the case of a judge to whom paragraph (a) applies, the service of the judge in the Court
of Appeals must be added to the prior service as district judge, probate judge, or judge of any
other court of record in determining eligibility and the compensation of a judge of the Court of
Appeals at the time of the judge's death, disability, or retirement is the "compensation allotted
to the office" for the purposes of calculating benefit amounts.
(c) All other judges of the Court of Appeals and their survivors are subject to the retirement
and survivor's annuity provisions of this chapter.
History: 1982 c 501 s 24; 2006 c 271 art 11 s 43,48