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Document If a Scheme member has less than two years’ membership and dies, will any children’s pension be paid?

The following applies in both the 1995 / 2008 Scheme and 2015 Scheme.

If the member has less than two years membership and dies whilst in NHS pensionable employment, a children's pension is payable.

If a former scheme member has less than two years membership and dies within 12 months of leaving pensionable NHS employment, a children's pension is still payable.

If a former scheme member has less than two years membership and dies after 12 months of leaving pensionable NHS employment, a children's pension is not payable.

 
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