The Georgia Military Pension Fund
Program, House Bill 227, was signed into public law on May 15, 2002. The law
enables members who retired after July 1, 2002 to receive a state benefit.
According to the certification, members must meet the following criteria to
qualify:A member must complete 10 consecutive years as a member of the
Georgia National Guard immediately before discharge. Member must be at least 60 years of age and have completed 20
years or more of creditable service, of which at least 15 were served as a member
of the Georgia National Guard. Members must be honorably discharged from the
Georgia National Guard.Employment records for eligible members of this
plan are not maintained by ERS. ERS only has data for those employees for whom
the National Guard has submitted information. To confirm your eligibility and
accuracy of our records, please contact us at 1-800-805-4609.