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Can civil service disability pay be divided upon divorce?

Yes. Unlike military disability that cannot be divided, federal law permits state courts to divide civil service disability pay. Some states hold that civil service disability pay is separate property under state law. Generally the distribution of civil service disability pay is similar to that of disability pay in the private sector, and courts take varying views as to whether it is separate or marital property. A lawyer will be able to advise about the controlling law in a given jurisdiction.