Definition of Post-Retirement Spouse

  1. Post-Retirement Spouse means, subject to the requirements for registration under the Act and Revenue Rules,(a)if there is no person described in Section (b), a person who was married to the Pensioner for at least one (1) year immediately prior to the date of the death of the Pensioner, or(b)a person who was publicly represented by the Pensioner as a spouse of the Pensioner and cohabited with the Pensioner in a conjugal relationship immediately prior to the date of death of the Pensioner for at least one (1) year, if the Pensioner and that person were free to marry, or at least three (3) years, if either of them was not free to marry the other.2.42 Regulations