Those with security clearances, or weapons, presumably need those tools while doing the job. When they leave the job, they should lose the tools. Those who have a security clearance lose it when they leave the job. It should be the same for all tools for the job, including weapons.
Those persons can have the same privileges and benefits of regular people when they retire. Unless we want a special class of people, like an aristocracy.
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