Royal Canadian Mounted Police Superannuation Regulations (C.R.C., c. 1393)

Regulations are current to 2014-09-29 and last amended on 2013-06-07. Previous Versions

CANADA PENSION PLAN

 For the purposes of subsection 3(4) of the Act, employment on or after January 1, 1966 as a member of the Force to whom the Royal Canadian Mounted Police Pension Continuation Act applies is excepted employment for the purposes of the Canada Pension Plan.

  • SOR/93-219, s. 2.

KINDS OF PENSION BENEFITS

  •  (1) For the purposes of subsection 5(4) of the Act, the kind of superannuation or pension benefit is one that

    • (a) is granted under the Judges Act; or

    • (b) is payable out of the Consolidated Revenue Fund or out of any account or fund in the Consolidated Revenue Fund, other than the Superannuation Account or the Government Annuities Account, and

      • (i) is related in amount to the period of service that may be counted by the person to whom the superannuation or pension benefit is payable, and

      • (ii) is payable in instalments during the lifetime of the recipient and thereafter if the superannuation or pension plan so provides.

  • (2) For the purposes of paragraph 8(2)(a) of the Act, the kind of superannuation or pension benefit therein referred to is one that

    • (a) is provided in whole or in part as a result of contributions made otherwise than by the contributor;

    • (b) is related in amount to the period of service that may be counted by the person to whom the superannuation or pension benefit is payable; and

    • (c) is payable in instalments during the lifetime of the recipient and thereafter if the superannuation or pension plan so provides.

  • SOR/93-219, s. 2;
  • SOR/2013-125, s. 14.

ALLOWANCES TO BE INCLUDED AS PAY

  •  (1) For the purposes of the definition “pay” in subsection 3(1) of the Act, the allowances by way of compensation or otherwise are

    • (a) the allowances that the person referred to in that subsection was entitled to count for pension purposes under the former Act;

    • (b) the value of free meals or quarters, or of single or double rations, supplied or received as part of the remuneration of a member of the Force, determined, where applicable, as provided from time to time for the purposes of any Act of Parliament respecting income taxes;

    • (c) service pay received by a member of the Force after October 1, 1966, as compensation for long service in the Force;

    • (d) extra pay received by a member of the Force in respect of the performance of flying duties;

    • (e) responsibility allowance received by a special constable in respect of supervisory duties; and

    • (f) instrument pay received by a member of the Force who holds a valid instrument rating certificate.

  • (2) Where a member has not received the allowance specified in subsection (1) due to absence on authorized leave with or without pay, the rate of pay for superannuation purposes is not reduced by the equivalent value of the allowances that the member did not receive.

  • SOR/93-219, s. 1.