12 tirement age; amending K.S.A. 20-2608 and repealing the existing

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16 Section 1. K.S.A. 20-2608 is hereby amended to read as follows: 20-

17 2608. (a) Any judge

18 retire upon reaching age

19 62 with the completion of 10 years of credited service or the first day of

20 the month coinciding with or following the date that the total of the

21 number of years of credited service and the number of years of attained

22 age of the judge is equal to or more than 85 and upon making application

23 to the board, and

24 and upon retiring, each such judge shall receive retirement annuities as

25 provided in K.S.A. 20-2610 and amendments thereto

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42 judge who is otherwise eligible to retire may retire upon reaching age 60

43 and, having total years of service of not less than 10 years, and upon

1 making application to the board. Any such judge who retires on and after

2 July 1, 1993, and prior to attaining the age of 62 shall receive a retirement

3 annuity pursuant to K.S.A. 20-2610 and amendments thereto based upon

4 the normal retirement age of 62 reduced by an amount equal to the

5 product of (1) such annual retirement annuity payable had the judge

6 retired on the normal retirement date, multiplied by (2) the product of

7 .2% multiplied by the number of months' difference, to the nearest whole

8 month, between the judge's attained age at the time of retirement and

9 age 62.

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11 after July 1, 1993, any judge who is otherwise eligible to retire may retire

12 upon reaching age 55 with the completion of 10 years of service, and

13 upon making application to the board. Any such judge who retires prior

14 to attaining the age of 62 pursuant to this subsection shall receive a re-

15 tirement annuity pursuant to K.S.A. 20-2610 and amendments thereto

16 based upon the normal retirement age of 62 reduced by an amount equal

17 to the total of: (1) (A) The product of such annual retirement annuity

18 payable had the judge retired on the normal retirement date, multiplied

19 by (B) the product of .6% multiplied by the number of months' differ-

20 ence, to the nearest whole month, between the member's attained age at

21 the time of retirement and age 60; and

22 (2) for any judge who retired on or after July 1, 1993, the product of

23 such annual retirement annuity payable had the judge retired on the

24 normal retirement date, multiplied by 4.8%.

25 The provisions of this subsection apply to any judge who retires before

26 the age of 62 and has attained age 55 but has not attained age 60, with

27 the completion of 10 years of service.

28 Sec. 2. K.S.A. 20-2608 is hereby repealed.

29 Sec. 3. This act shall take effect and be in force from and after its

30 publication in the statute book.