Retirement Compensation Arrangements Regulations, No. 1 (SOR/94-785)

Regulations are current to 2014-11-25 and last amended on 2012-09-01. Previous Versions

Death

  •  (1) If a participant dies, leaving no survivor or child to whom a benefit may be paid under this Part, or if the persons to whom such a benefit may be paid die or cease to be entitled to the benefit, there shall be paid to the beneficiary of the benefit referred to in subsection 22(2) of the Royal Canadian Mounted Police Superannuation Act, subject to the same conditions as are specified in that Act for the payment of such a benefit, a benefit calculated in accordance with subsections (2) to (4).

  • (2) Subject to subsection (3), if five times the aggregate of the benefits referred to in paragraphs (a) and (b) is greater than the total of the participant’s contributions under this Part and under Part I of the Royal Canadian Mounted Police Superannuation Act, together with interest thereon calculated at the rate and in the manner set out in subsection 9(6) of that Act, the amount of a benefit payable under subsection (1) shall be five times the aggregate of

    • (a) the annual amount of any benefit payable to the participant under this Division, determined in accordance with subsection 61(2), not reduced on account of the age, period of pensionable service or period of service in the Force of the participant, and

    • (b) the amount of any annuity payable to the participant under the Royal Canadian Mounted Police Superannuation Act, determined in accordance with subsection 10(1) of that Act.

  • (3) The amount of the benefit referred to in subsection (2) shall be reduced by the following amounts paid to or in respect of the participant:

  • (4) If the amount determined under subsection (2) is less than the total of the participant’s contributions under this Part and Part I of the Royal Canadian Mounted Police Superannuation Act together with interest thereon calculated at the rate and in the manner set out in subsection 9(6) of that Act, the benefit payable under subsection (1) shall be equal to the participant’s contributions under this Part together with interest thereon calculated at the same rate and in the same manner reduced by any amount paid to or in respect of the participant under this Part.

  • SOR/2002-73, s. 27;
  • SOR/2012-131, s. 6.

Manner of Payment

 Section 22 of the Royal Canadian Mounted Police Superannuation Regulations applies to benefits under this Part in the same manner in which that section would apply to an annuity or annual allowance payable under the Royal Canadian Mounted Police Superannuation Act.

Contributions Paid Under Part II or III

 Where as a result of an election made under section 24 of the Royal Canadian Mounted Police Superannuation Act the participant ceases to be entitled to benefits provided under the Public Service Superannuation Act or the Canadian Forces Superannuation Act, any contributions paid by the participant under Part II or III shall be considered to have been paid under this Part and the benefits to which the participant shall be entitled are those payable under this Part.