Keywords: Employment, Police, Retirement. Statute, Construction. Contributory Retirement Appeal Board
In a ruling issued today, the SJC overturned a Superior Court judgment in favor of the Plymouth Retirement Board which held that an officer seeking to buyback time as a permanent intermittent did not have to make payments in G.L. c. 32, sec. 4(2). Interpreting the statute differently, the SJC ruled that such payments had to be made even though the statute did not clearly state so. Click here for the full text of the case.