"Regular interest" or "interest" when used for purposes of computing deposits under this chapter, except as otherwise specifically provided, shall mean that amount of interest which would have been credited to the account of the member on the amount to be deposited at the interest rates established for the system if the contributions required to be deposited had been made in the amounts and at the times required if the member had been making such deposits during the time service was rendered until the amount required to be deposited has been paid. For purposes of this section "deposits" includes "redeposits".
(Added by Stats. 1970, Ch. 369, Sec. 1.)