“Nonmember,” as used in this article, means the spouse or former spouse, or child or other dependent as ordered by the court, of a member, who as a result of petitioning the court for the division of community property, has been awarded a distinct and separate account reflecting specific credited service and accumulated contributions.

(Added by Stats. 1994, Ch. 670, Sec. 2. Effective January 1, 1995.)

Terms Used In California Government Code 31685.1

  • Dependent: A person dependent for support upon another.
  • Spouse: includes "registered domestic partner" as required by Section 297. See California Education Code 19407