Employee Life Events

Gets Married

This checklist and the guidelines on the following pages provide general directions for when a clergyperson or lay employee (employee) gets married and how it affects benefits received through CPF.

Has a Domestic Partner

The guide will help you to provide direction on where to obtain detailed benefit plan information, and take any necessary actions.

Gets Divorced or is Legally separated

This checklist and guidelines should be used for Divorce/Legal Separation/Annulment, Dissolution of Domestic Partnership, or change in Spouse’s or Dependent’s Employment.

Has baby or adopts

This checklist and the guidelines on the following pages provide general directions for when a clergyperson or lay employee (together, “the employee”) adds a newborn or adopted dependent child and how it affects benefits received through CPF.

Has a dependant change

This checklist and guidelines should be used for a Divorce/Legal Separation/Annulment, Dissolution of Domestic Partnership, and Change in Spouse’s or Dependent’s Employment.

An employee or dependent passes away

This checklist provides general directions for when a clergyperson or lay employee or dependent passes away.