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Part Five: Divorce and Your Pension

Divorce and Your Pension

Out of State Domestic Relations Orders (DROs)

Provide Notarized Statement:

  • Consenting to New York State (NYS) Laws
  • Authorizing distribution stated in DRO
  • Releasing System from any liability

If the legal proceedings for your divorce take place in another state, we’ll honor an out-of-state order.