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Fact Sheet 748

How to Qualify for the COVID-19 Accidental Death Benefit
Fact Sheet #748

Chapter 89 of the Laws of 2020 awards an Accidental Death Benefit to the Eligible Beneficiary(ies) of certain deceased Members/Retirees whose death was caused by or was related to COVID-19. This fact sheet describes the eligibility, filing, and documentation requirements which must be met in order to qualify for the COVID-19 Related Accidental Death Benefit.