The following rules describe the process by which a LEOFF Plan I member whose retirement rights are protected by RCW 41.04.120
may preserve retirement rights as an active LEOFF member while serving in an elective public office.
A LEOFF Plan I member who is elected or appointed to elective office shall have the option to:
(1) Preserve his or her retirement rights as an active member of LEOFF Plan I; or
(2) Be considered to be on normal leave of absence from the LEOFF I employer.
[Statutory Authority: RCW 41.50.050
(5) and 41.04.120
. WSR 93-11-078, § 415-104-782, filed 5/18/93, effective 6/18/93.]