(1) Each member must complete a membership form upon employment or change of beneficiary, and return the form to their employer. The form must be immediately forwarded by the employer to MPERA. The designation of beneficiary is only effective upon receipt by MPERA.

(2) If a member accepts a temporary or second job covered by the same retirement system as their other existing job, the member must:

(a) indicate "temporary" or "dual employment" status on the form; and

(b) leave the beneficiary nomination section blank unless the member intends to override their beneficiaries currently on file with MPERA.

History: 19-2-403, MCA; IMP, 19-2-801, 19-6-505, 19-9-1102, 19-13-903, MCA; Eff. 12/31/72; AMD, 1986 MAR p. 1454, Eff. 8/29/86; AMD & TRANS, from ARM 2.43.402, 2008 MAR p. 2467, Eff. 12/1/08; AMD, 2013 MAR p. 2240, Eff. 11/28/13