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Benefits for Divorced Widows
(Posted June 11, 2003)
Question 266: I have a question about Q&A 246. Does a divorced widow continnue to receive a spouse benefits in addition to a divorced widow's benefit? Also, what happens to the portion of the employee's Tier 2 she was awarded by the divorce decree?
Answer: After the worker dies, a spouse benefit is no longer payable. For the answers to your other questions, please see Q&A 236 and Q&A 238.
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