(A) As used in this chapter, "monthly health care allowance" means the monthly amount that is allocated to each individual enrolled in health care coverage. This allowance is based on the self-supporting rate, as determined by the public employees retirement board, and as adjusted by the benefit recipient's years and type of service credit.
(B) The monthly health care allowance shall only be used to purchase dental, vision, and health care coverage. The remaining portion of the allowance that is not used as described in this paragraph shall be credited to a 401(h) retiree medical account.
(C) The projected number of years and fractions thereof described in section 145.36 of the Revised Code shall not be included in determining the monthly health care allowance of a disability benefit recipient.
R.C. 119.032 review dates: 09/29/2013
Promulgated Under: 111.15
Statutory Authority: 145.09, 145.58
Rule Amplifies: 145.58, 145.584
Prior Effective Dates: 1/1/07, 1/1/09, 1/7/13 (Emer)