17. If the amount paid to the spouse comes from an entitlement to a pension that is being paid at the date of assessment or that would be if the former council member had filed an application to that effect, that pension shall be reduced, from the date of payment, by the amount of pension that would be obtained on the basis of the sums awarded to the spouse at that date.
O.C. 1753-91, s. 17; O.C. 1188-95, s. 7.