State of Delaware Office of Pensions
The eligible survivor is determined at the time of the member’s death. The following lists the established order of survivor(s) which can be changed by filing a Priority of Eligible Survivors form (Form SOP-1) with the Office of Pensions:
* The amount payable to a surviving spouse who has not attained age 50 at the time the survivor’s pension begins, shall be actuarially reduced for each month the survivor is under age 50 in accordance with actuarial tables approved by the Board of Pension Trustees. However, the actuarial reduction for any such surviving spouse shall not apply for the period during which such surviving spouse has in his or her care an unmarried child(ren).
At the time of your retirement, you must make an irrevocable election to provide your eligible survivor(s), at the time of your death, a pension benefit based on your options below:
Those retiring on or after January 1, 2015
To access and pay for the training online please visit:
The Delaware Safety Council
Enter Retirees' discount code and pay $12.
This training is for retirees only in the State Employees’, Judicial, Old State Police and New State Police Pension Plans and is not intended for family members.
Contact Delaware Safety Council for Questions at:
Next payment date for Pensioners
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