State Authorities Superannuation Act 1987 No 211
Current version for 12 December 2014 to date (accessed 21 December 2014 at 15:46)
Part 5AASection 45J

45J   Reduction of benefits of contributor spouses

(1)  STC may reduce the amount of any benefit payable under this Act to or in respect of a contributor spouse (or a spouse or de facto partner of a contributor spouse) if a family law superannuation entitlement is paid or payable to or in respect of the non-contributor spouse under the family law superannuation legislation or this Part or the regulations.
(2)  A preserved or deferred benefit may be reduced under this section.
(3)  A pension may be reduced under this section even though payment of the pension first commenced before the payment of the amount to or in respect of the non-contributor spouse.
(4)  The benefit is to be reduced in accordance with the regulations and any applicable provisions of the family law superannuation legislation.
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