(B) A member can purchase service credit for a leave of absence period that occurred during a period of contributing service for which the member received a refund of contributions pursuant to section 145.40 of the Revised Code, only if the member has made a redeposit of the refund pursuant to section 145.31 of the Revised Code.
(1) The service is concurrent with any other service that will be used in calculating a benefit;
(2) The purchase of the service credit results in more than twelve months of credit in a year.
(1) The member's employer at the time the member was off the payroll shall certify the member's earnable salary for the period, and the member's authorized leave or resignation.
(2) A member purchasing service credit for a period of time when the member was off the payroll due to resignation because of pregnancy shall submit a certified copy of the child's birth certificate or, because of adoption of a child, shall submit evidence of such adoption.
Five Year Review (FYR) Dates:
Promulgated Under: 111.15
Statutory Authority: 145.09
Rule Amplifies: 145.29, 145.291
Prior Effective Dates: 3/27/99, 11/2/00, 1/1/03, 1/1/07, 1/7/13 (Emer.), 3/24/13