Section 18-51 Benefits not assignable or subject to execution.
Prior to the adoption of Ord. 018160 on 07/06/2004, Section 18-51 read as follows.
The benefits payable from the
PRF, as herein provided, whether before
or after they are
ordered paid by the administrator, or after appeal, by the PRB, police retirement fund
shall not be
assignable or subject to counter-claim, recoupment or set off ,. nor
shall they be Except for
qualified domestic relations orders, benefits payable from the police retirement fund shall not be
subject to assessment, garnishment, execution, injunction, or any other decree, order, process, or
proceeding in any court for the payment of any debt of any beneficiary, and the sum shall be held
and distributed solely for the purpose of this article and for no other purpose whatsoever.
provision shall neither prohibit nor not prevent the PRB police
retirement board from pursuing a
covered police employee retiree or other beneficiary of the PRP police
retirement plan of for recovery of benefits erroneously paid or to
recover benefits paid due to fraud, duress or
the concealment of any material fact necessary to properly process a claim for benefits.
(Code 1964, § 9.1880)