§ 43:6A-1 Short title
§ 43:6A-2 Severability
§ 43:6A-3 Definitions.
§ 43:6A-3.1 Final salary; retirement after January 1, 1982
§ 43:6A-4 Establishment; powers and privileges; purpose
§ 43:6A-5 Membership
§ 43:6A-6 Computation of years of service
§ 43:6A-7 Mandatory age of retirement; early retirement; application
§ 43:6A-8 Eligibility for retirement; 10 years or more of service; amount of pension
§ 43:6A-9 Eligibility for retirement; 5 years or more of service with additional public service; amount of pension
§ 43:6A-9.1 Five years as judge with 15 years additional public service at age 60
§ 43:6A-9.2 Judge serving at age 60
§ 43:6A-9.3 Judges of county court; entitlement to qualify for maximum pension if entitled to maximum pension under prior law
§ 43:6A-9.4 Judge’s widow; pension
§ 43:6A-9.5 Inapplicability of act to judge or surviving widow; retirement prior to July 1, 1976
§ 43:6A-9.6 Eligibility for retirement; age 70 with 25 years of public service
§ 43:6A-10 Early retirement; 5 or more years of service with additional public service of 20 or more years; amount of pension
§ 43:6A-11 Resignation or failure of reappointment after 5 successive years and 10 years in aggregate; election of benefit
§ 43:6A-11.1 Certain members of Judicial Retirement System; deferment.
§ 43:6A-12 Disability retirement
§ 43:6A-13 Retired judge not to engage in practice of law; assignment to sit in court
§ 43:6A-14 Membership in other retirement system under state law
§ 43:6A-14.1 Election to terminate membership in other retirement system or waiver of joinder in judicial retirement system; credit for public service
§ 43:6A-14.2 Credit for previous service in office, position or employment of state or governmental entity; application; purchase; employer’s accrued liability obligation
§ 43:6A-15 Veterans; ineligibility for retirement benefits as public employee
§ 43:6A-16 Pensions and retirement allowances in monthly installments
§ 43:6A-16.1 Options for payment of survivor benefits in Judicial Retirement System
§ 43:6A-16.2 Form required when member chooses certain option; notification to spouse
§ 43:6A-17 Death in active service; payments to beneficiaries
§ 43:6A-17.1 Additional death benefit for members of Judicial Retirement System.
§ 43:6A-18 Death after retirement; payments to beneficiaries
§ 43:6A-19 Death of retirant on pension or retirement allowance based on age and service or early retirement; payments to beneficiary
§ 43:6A-20 Death of disability retirant; payments to beneficiary
§ 43:6A-21 Group life insurance coverage; authorization to purchase; benefits in lieu of death benefits
§ 43:6A-22 Qualifications for life insurance company
§ 43:6A-23 Option on purchase of group life insurance coverage for death benefit provisions
§ 43:6A-24 Group life insurance coverage; payment of premiums; group insurance premium fund
§ 43:6A-25 Terms of policy
§ 43:6A-26 Payment of benefits
§ 43:6A-27 Settlement options
§ 43:6A-28 Reduction of premiums for non payment of commissions; authorization
§ 43:6A-29 State House Commission, operation of system.
§ 43:6A-30 Trustee of funds; custodian of funds; administration of program
§ 43:6A-31 Actuarial investigation and valuation; adoption of tables for mortality, service, etc.
§ 43:6A-32 Contingent reserve, annuity savings and retirement reserve funds; establishment
§ 43:6A-33 Computation of contributions; valuation of assets; contingent reserve fund.
§ 43:6A-33.1 Payment of pension adjustment benefits, funding
§ 43:6A-34 Retirement reserve fund; source of funds for payment of pensions
§ 43:6A-34.1 Annuity savings fund, payroll deductions.
§ 43:6A-34.2 State house commission; interest on balance in annuity savings, contingent reserve and retirement reserve funds
§ 43:6A-34.3 Borrowing by members from retirement system, interest rates.
§ 43:6A-34.4 Repayment of loans after retirement of members of JRS.
§ 43:6A-35 Retirement system; interest on balance in contingent reserve, annuity savings and retirement reserve funds
§ 43:6A-36 Obligations of act as obligations of state; budget and appropriation of amounts to meet obligations
§ 43:6A-37 Inapplicability of other laws on pensions or retirement benefits to members or beneficiaries; nonliability of system it reserves nonexistent
§ 43:6A-38 Error in records; correction
§ 43:6A-39 Waiver of payment of portion of payment of pension, retirement allowance or benefit
§ 43:6A-40 Deductions to pay premiums; authorization by written request
§ 43:6A-41 Right to pension, retirement allowance or benefit and moneys in various funds; exemption from taxes and legal process; unassignability
§ 43:6A-42 Designation of beneficiary; writing; filing; change; rights of beneficiaries; election of payment of death benefits
§ 43:6A-43 Active membership while on official leave of absence; qualifications for payment of death benefit
§ 43:6A-44 Ineligibility for death benefits for retirant with less than 10 years of service credit; minimum amount of benefit to qualify
§ 43:6A-45 Repeals
§ 43:6A-46 Provisos to repeals
§ 43:6A-47 Provisos applicable to L.1981, c. 470

Terms Used In New Jersey Statutes > Title 43 > Chapter 6A - Judicial Retirement System Act

  • Advice and consent: Under the Constitution, presidential nominations for executive and judicial posts take effect only when confirmed by the Senate, and international treaties become effective only when the Senate approves them by a two-thirds vote.
  • Affirmed: In the practice of the appellate courts, the decree or order is declared valid and will stand as rendered in the lower court.
  • Amendment: A proposal to alter the text of a pending bill or other measure by striking out some of it, by inserting new language, or both. Before an amendment becomes part of the measure, thelegislature must agree to it.
  • Amortization: Paying off a loan by regular installments.
  • Annuity: A periodic (usually annual) payment of a fixed sum of money for either the life of the recipient or for a fixed number of years. A series of payments under a contract from an insurance company, a trust company, or an individual. Annuity payments are made at regular intervals over a period of more than one full year.
  • Appraisal: A determination of property value.
  • Appropriation: The provision of funds, through an annual appropriations act or a permanent law, for federal agencies to make payments out of the Treasury for specified purposes. The formal federal spending process consists of two sequential steps: authorization
  • Assets: (1) The property comprising the estate of a deceased person, or (2) the property in a trust account.
  • Attachment: A procedure by which a person's property is seized to pay judgments levied by the court.
  • Beneficiary: A person who is entitled to receive the benefits or proceeds of a will, trust, insurance policy, retirement plan, annuity, or other contract. Source: OCC
  • certified mail: include private express carrier service, provided that the private express carrier service provides confirmation of mailing. See New Jersey Statutes 1:1-2
  • Continuance: Putting off of a hearing ot trial until a later time.
  • Contract: A legal written agreement that becomes binding when signed.
  • Corporation: A legal entity owned by the holders of shares of stock that have been issued, and that can own, receive, and transfer property, and carry on business in its own name.
  • Equitable: Pertaining to civil suits in "equity" rather than in "law." In English legal history, the courts of "law" could order the payment of damages and could afford no other remedy. See damages. A separate court of "equity" could order someone to do something or to cease to do something. See, e.g., injunction. In American jurisprudence, the federal courts have both legal and equitable power, but the distinction is still an important one. For example, a trial by jury is normally available in "law" cases but not in "equity" cases. Source: U.S. Courts
  • Evidence: Information presented in testimony or in documents that is used to persuade the fact finder (judge or jury) to decide the case for one side or the other.
  • Executor: A male person named in a will to carry out the decedent
  • Fiduciary: A trustee, executor, or administrator.
  • Fiscal year: The fiscal year is the accounting period for the government. For the federal government, this begins on October 1 and ends on September 30. The fiscal year is designated by the calendar year in which it ends; for example, fiscal year 2006 begins on October 1, 2005 and ends on September 30, 2006.
  • Garnishment: Generally, garnishment is a court proceeding in which a creditor asks a court to order a third party who owes money to the debtor or otherwise holds assets belonging to the debtor to turn over to the creditor any of the debtor
  • Gift: A voluntary transfer or conveyance of property without consideration, or for less than full and adequate consideration based on fair market value.
  • Interest rate: The amount paid by a borrower to a lender in exchange for the use of the lender's money for a certain period of time. Interest is paid on loans or on debt instruments, such as notes or bonds, either at regular intervals or as part of a lump sum payment when the issue matures. Source: OCC
  • Liabilities: The aggregate of all debts and other legal obligations of a particular person or legal entity.
  • month: means a calendar month, and the word "year" means a calendar year. See New Jersey Statutes 1:1-2
  • Obligation: An order placed, contract awarded, service received, or similar transaction during a given period that will require payments during the same or a future period.
  • Partnership: A voluntary contract between two or more persons to pool some or all of their assets into a business, with the agreement that there will be a proportional sharing of profits and losses.
  • person: includes corporations, companies, associations, societies, firms, partnerships and joint stock companies as well as individuals, unless restricted by the context to an individual as distinguished from a corporate entity or specifically restricted to one or some of the above enumerated synonyms and, when used to designate the owner of property which may be the subject of an offense, includes this State, the United States, any other State of the United States as defined infra and any foreign country or government lawfully owning or possessing property within this State. See New Jersey Statutes 1:1-2
  • Remainder: An interest in property that takes effect in the future at a specified time or after the occurrence of some event, such as the death of a life tenant.
  • Settlement: Parties to a lawsuit resolve their difference without having a trial. Settlements often involve the payment of compensation by one party in satisfaction of the other party's claims.
  • State: extends to and includes any State, territory or possession of the United States, the District of Columbia and the Canal Zone. See New Jersey Statutes 1:1-2
  • Statute: A law passed by a legislature.
  • Trustee: A person or institution holding and administering property in trust.