Shall mean both Local 241 and Local 308 of the Amalgamated Transit Union.
Shall mean Chicago Transit Authority.
Shall be determined as follows:
Shall mean the Retirement Allowance Committee described hereafter.
shall mean as to future service and as to the contributions to the Fund provided for hereinafter, the total earnings paid by the Authority or by the Committee to a participating employee based on the employees full-time permanent employment on or after the effective date of the Plan.
As to those individuals who on or after December 1, 1989 occupy full-time or part-time positions with the Association or its International Office, or with the Office or International Office of any other bargaining agent representing employees of the Authority, "compensation" shall mean:
Means service with the Authority, or any of its predecessor public utilities from the date an individual first satisfied the description of an employee set forth under EMPLOYEE definition section 1, 2, 3, or 4 and thereafter maintained unbroken employment with the Authority, provided, however, that the following shall not be considered a break in continuous service:
Provided, however, that in calculating past service and in determining eligibility (whether based on past or future service) to a minimum retirement, disability, or deferred vested allowance under this Plan, except for purposes of clause 7 above, absence for one or more of the foregoing grounds exceeding three consecutive years shall, to the extent it exceeds such three years, be deducted in computing the length of said past service, or in determining eligibility to such minimum retirement, disability, or deferred vested allowance; further provided, however, that if the entire period of an absence shall be for military service as described in clause 2 above, then only that portion, if any, of such absence exceeding four consecutive years shall be deducted in computing the length of said past service, or in determining eligibility to such minimum retirement, disability, or deferred vested allowance.
Shall mean June 1, 1949.
For the purpose of the Plan shall consist of:
Any person (other than one described in the above subparagraph (3)) not at work on June 1, 1948 due to leave of absence or authorized furlough (other than retirement or disability retirement) or sickness, or accident, which absence began prior to October 1, 1947 and who was a participant under any of the former Retirement and Disability Plans in effect on October 1, 1947, shall have a retirement or disability allowance when eligible under the provisions set forth in such Plan equal to the benefits now being paid or that may in the future be paid to those retired under such Plan. However, any such person returning to regular employment with the Authority after June 1, 1948 for a period of not less than thirty (30) days will qualify as an employee under this Plan.
It is not intended to include temporary employees as defined by the Retirement Allowance Committee provided for hereinafter. Retired employees are not included, except as provided in Section 20. Any employee retired on disability previous to June 1, 1948, who returns to active duty for the Authority, after the effective date of this Plan, shall not be entitled to any of the benefits under this Plan (except those provided in Section 20) unless his period of active duty is more than three consecutive months, provided, that if he is disabled, as described in Section 12, by cause arising after his return to work, he shall be entitled to a disability allowance under this Plan, regardless of his period of service after his return to work.