1.1.................... moves to amend H.F. No. ....; S.F. No. ...., as follows:
1.2Page ..., after line ..., insert:

1.3    "Sec. .... Minnesota Statutes 2006, section 353.01, is amended by adding a subdivision
1.4to read:
1.5    Subd. 16b. Uncredited military service credit purchase. (a) A public employee
1.6who has at least three years of allowable service with the Public Employees Retirement
1.7Association or the public employees police and fire plan and who performed service in
1.8the United States armed forces before becoming a public employee, or who failed to
1.9obtain service credit for a military leave of absence under subdivision 16, paragraph (h), is
1.10entitled to purchase allowable service credit for the initial period of enlistment, induction,
1.11or call to active duty without any voluntary extension by making payment under section
1.12356.551 if the public employee has not purchased service credit from any other Minnesota
1.13defined benefit public employee pension plan for the same period of service.
1.14    (b) A public employee who desires to purchase service credit under paragraph
1.15(a) must apply with the executive director to make the purchase. The application must
1.16include all necessary documentation of the public employee's qualifications to make the
1.17purchase, signed written permission to allow the executive director to request and receive
1.18necessary verification of applicable facts and eligibility requirements, and any other
1.19relevant information that the executive director may require.
1.20    (c) Allowable service credit for the purchase period must be granted by the public
1.21employees association or the public employees police and fire plan, whichever applies, to
1.22the purchasing public employee upon receipt of the purchase payment amount. Payment
1.23must be made before the effective date of retirement of the public employee.
1.24EFFECTIVE DATE; REPEALER.(a) This section is effective the day following
1.25final enactment.
1.26    (b) This section is repealed July 1, 2013."
1.27Renumber the sections in sequence and correct the internal references
1.28Amend the title accordingly