19-5-101. Definitions. Unless a different meaning is plainly implied by the context, the following definitions apply in this chapter:
(b) Compensation does not include bonuses provided after July 1, 2013, that are one-time, temporary payments in addition to and not considered part of base pay.
(2) "Current salary" means the current compensation for the office retired from.
(3) (a) "Highest average compensation" means a member's highest average monthly compensation during any 36 consecutive months of membership service.
(b) Excess earnings limits must be applied to the calculation of the highest average compensation pursuant to 19-2-1005(2).
(4) "Involuntary retirement" means a retirement not for cause and before retirement age.
(5) "Retired judge" means any judge or justice in receipt of a retirement benefit under this chapter.