|OR||(S) GOVERNOR SIGNED. 05/2013||Postsec.||Contributions for Higher Education Supplemental Retirement benefits|
Amends existing law so that the amounts that remain in a separate account after an employee is separated from the service of the board, may ...
|OR||(S) GOVERNOR SIGNED. 05/2013||Postsec.||Relating to an optional retirement plan for employees of the Oregon University System; and declaring an emergency.|
Amends exisitng law so that an administrative or academic employee of the Oregon University System may elect to participate in the optional ...
|NM||Signed into law 04/2013||P-12||Public Employee Retirement Changes|
S.B. 27 & S.B. 115
Makes changes to the state's teacher pension program designed to reduce costs over time, changes include:
• allowing municipal affiliated pu...
|CA||Signed into law 09/2012||P-12||Teachers' Retirement Law|
This bill deals with the state's retirement system and is an attempt to reduce costs by clearing up some language and closing some loopholes...
|IL||Signed into law 08/2012||P-12||Retirement Pensions for Limited-Employment Returning Teachers|
Provides the service retirement pension must not be cancelled for a pensioner who is re-employed as a teacher on a temporary and non-annual ...
|CA||Signed into law 07/2012||P-12||State Teachers' Retirement System|
From bill summary: Extends until June 30, 2013 exemptions to limits on the postretirement compensation that may be earned in specified types...
|CA||Signed into law 06/2012||P-12||Benefit Calculation When Instructional Days Reduced|
S.B. 1016 - Benefit Calculation When Instructional Days Reduced
From section 27 of bill summary: Provides that, if a district, county office of education, or charter school reduces the number of days of i...
|OH||Signed into law 06/2012||P-12||Sick Leave for Certain Local Board Employees|
S.B. 316 - Sick Leave for Certain Local Board Employees
Specifies that a local board employee who is a substitute, adult education instructor who is scheduled to work the full-time equivalent of l...
|RI||Signed into law 06/2012||P-12||Post Employment Benefit Trusts|
Adds corporations to the list of entities who may act as trustee for trust agreements between school districts and corporate trustees in ref...
|LA||Signed into law 06/2012||P-12||Sick and Leave for District Employees|
S.B. 494 - Sick and Sabbatical Leave for District Employees
Section 2: Amends provisions related to extended sick leave for school bus drivers, teachers and other district employees. Repeals provision...
|LA||Signed into law 06/2012||P-12||Education Requirements for Retirement System Board of Trustees Members|
Amends education requirements for members of retirement system boards of trustees. Makes continuing education requirements also applicable t...
|LA||Signed into law 05/2012||P-12||Reemployment of Retirees|
Clarifies that provisions related to the employment of retirees apply to:
(1) Retired members who return to active service as P-12 substitut...
|AL||Signed into law 05/2012||P-12||Service Credit in Teachers' Retirement System; Eligibility for Public Education Employees' Health Insurance Plan Benefits|
Permits an active member of the Teachers' Retirement System or the Employees' Retirement System with at least 10 years of credible service i...
|AL||Signed into law 05/2012||P-12||Third Party Prescription Program Act Not Applicable to Public Education Employees' Health Insurance Plan|
Provides that the Third Party Prescription Program Act does not apply to the Public Education Employees' Health Insurance Plan....
|FL||Signed into law 04/2012||P-12||Sick Leave for School District Employees|
Permits districts to provide a policy under which sick leave time may be donated to another district employee. Provides standards for a sick...
|FL||Signed into law 04/2012||P-12||Severance Pay|
H.B. 5101 - Severance Pay
Provides that if a district enters into a contract or employment agreement with an officer, agent, employee or contractor that includes a se...
|TN||Signed into law 04/2012||P-12||School Boards--Joint Purchasing|
Provides the county board of education may use the county's system of centralized procurement to provide life insurance plans for designated...
|ID||Signed into law 03/2012||P-12||Employing Retired Teachers and Administrators|
Allows retired teachers or administrators to be rehired as "at will"
employees without putting their PERSI benefits in jeopardy. The Act sti...
|CA||Signed into law 10/2011||P-12||Retirees' Return to Work|
Makes numerous changes to retirement provisions, including permitting a retired member of the State Teachers' Retirement System (STRS), purs...
|CA||Signed into law 10/2011||P-12||Diversification of State Retirement Assets|
From bill summary: Requires the board of administration of the Public Employees' Retirement System and the Teachers' Retirement Board to eac...
|NY||Signed into law 09/2011||P-12||Transfer of Credits to Another State's Retirement System|
Permits certain eligible vested members of the NYS teachers' retirement system in tiers 3 and 4 who have permanently ceased teaching to with...
|CT||Signed into law 07/2011||P-12||Charter School Educator Permit|
Establishes a charter school educator permit and allows the education commissioner, starting in the 2011-12 school year, to waive state cert...
|ME||Signed into law 07/2011||P-12||School Employee Benefits|
Provides that employees of school administrative units and educational advisory organizations are eligible to participate in the group healt...
|OH||Signed into law 06/2011||P-12||Powers of Political Subdivisions|
H.B. 153 - Powers of Political Subdivisions
Section 9.482: Authorizes a political subdivision (including a school district), when authorized by their respective legislative authorities...
|OH||Signed into law 06/2011||P-12|
|Health Care Benefits|
H.B. 153 - Health Care Benefits
Section 9.833: Provides that any agreement for a political subdivision (including a school district) to jointly administer an individual sel...
|OH||Signed into law 06/2011||P-12||Calculation of Sick Leave|
H.B. 153 - Calculation of Sick Leave
Removes substitutes, adult education instructors who are scheduled to work the full-time equivalent of less than 120 days per school year, o...
|TX||Signed into law 06/2011||P-12||Health Benefits Continue until Earlier of Two Dates|
Permits a school district employee whose resignation is effective after the last day of an instructional year to participate in the uniform ...
|NV||Signed into law 06/2011||P-12||School Year|
Under existing law, each school district is required to schedule and provide annually a minimum of 180 days of school and a charter school i...
|AL||To governor 06/2011||P-12||Public Education Employees' Health Insurance Plan|
Relates to the Public Education Employees' Health Insurance Plan (PEEHIP). Subjects employees or retirees who knowingly and willfully submit...
|TN||Signed into law 06/2011||P-12||Trustee Selection for Retirement System|
Changes the method of selection of trustees of TCRS representing teachers and retired teachers from election by the representative assemblie...
|ME||Signed into law 06/2011||P-12||School Administrative Units May Seek Less Expensive Health Insurance Alternatives|
Allows school administrative units to offer group self-insurance health and dental programs and to enter into cooperative agreements with ot...
|MI||Signed into law 06/2011||P-12||Eliminates Certains Programs/Changes Pupil Count Day/District Transparency|
H.B. 4325 - K-12 Provisions
From Legislative Staff Summary: Eliminates middle college grants and funding that provides districts additional funds for educating students...
|FL||Signed into law 05/2011||P-12||Changes To Florida Retirement System|
Requires that a local governmental entity or the governing body of a charter school or charter technical career center make certain election...
|MO||Signed into law 05/2011||P-12||School Retirement Systems|
Relates to school retirement system in Kansas City. Actuarial equivalent tables and formulas are to be set forth in a written document which...
|OK||Signed into law 04/2011||P-12||Pension Funding Accountability Act of 2011|
Each month the State Department of Education is required to transfer the monies apportioned to the Teachers' Retirement System Dedicated Rev...
|IN||Signed into law 04/2011||P-12||Indiana Public Retirement System|
Establishes the Indiana public retirement system (system) to administer and manage: (1) the public employees' retirement fund (PERF); (2) th...
|NC||Veto overridden: legislature has overridden governor's veto 04/2011||P-12||State Health Plan Reform|
Transfers governance of the State Health Plan from the legislature to the State Treasurer, who would manage the plan with the help of an app...
|UT||Signed into law 03/2011||P-12||Rehiring of Retired Employee|
Identifies conditions under which a retiree's retirement allowance may not be cancelled if a retiree is reemployed by a participating employ...
|AR||Signed into law 03/2011||P-12|
|Arkansas Teacher Retirement System Member Employment|
Establishes the right of an Arkansas Teacher Retirement System member to remain an active member when employed by an institution of higher e...
|ID||Signed into law 03/2011||P-12||Bureau of Educational Service for the Deaf and the Blind|
Bureau of Educational Services for the Deaf and the Blind - Amends existing law to provide that the Idaho Bureau of Educational Services for...
|CA||Vetoed 09/2010||P-12||Retirement Benefits and Limit on When Retiree May Return to Work|
From bill summary: Provides that any change in salary, compensation or remuneration principally for the purpose of enhancing a member's bene...
|NC||Signed into law 07/2010||P-12||Voluntary Shared Leave Program|
Requires the state board of education to adopt rules and policies for the voluntary shared leave program to allow an employee at a public sc...
|HI||Adopted 06/2010||P-12||Re-Employment of Retired Teachers|
Establishes the conditions under which state and county retirees may be reemployed while still receiving employees' retirement system benefi...
|NY||Signed into law 06/2010||P-12||Temporary Retirement Incentive|
A.B. 11144 (Chapter 105)
From Assembly Web site: Establishes a temporary retirement incentive program for certain state employees and other public employees to assis...
|GA||Signed into law 05/2010||P-12||Teachers Retirement System|
Adds provision that for purposes of the state teachers retirement system, the normal retirement age is whichever comes first: (1) 60 if the ...
|CT||Signed into law 05/2010||P-12||Rehiring of Retired Teachers|
S.B. 438 - Sec. 8
Allows retired teachers to be rehired for up to one year in a shortage area or priority school district for up to 45% of the current maximum...
|NY||Signed into law 04/2010||P-12||Temporary Teacher Retirement Incentive|
S.B. 6972 (Chapter 45)
Partially from fiscal note: Defines "participating employer" as either an educational employer, the state-operated institutions of the state...
|VT||Signed into law 04/2010||P-12||Changes to Retirement System|
Makes changes to the state teachers' retirement system; adjusts the duration of service needed before a teacher qualifies for a normal retir...
|WV||Signed into law 04/2010||P-12||Service Credit in State Teachers Retirement System Following Transfer|
Extends the amount of time that certain participants who transferred from the Teachers Defined Contribution System to the Teachers' Retireme...
|CA||Signed into law 10/2009||P-12||Retirement Calculations for Employees Subject to Furloughs|
Requires, for members of the State Teachers' Retirement System, that the calculations of a retirement allowance for a state employee subject...
|IL||Signed into law 08/2009||P-12||Crediting Sick Days|
Provides that if an employee was in the service of more than one school district, then the sick leave days from all such employers must be c...
|OH||Adopted 07/2009||P-12||Health Care|
Provides a one-time chance for a member's spouse's enrollment in the School Employees' Retirement System's health care coverage to individua...
|FL||Signed into law 06/2009||P-12|
|Relates to Retirement|
Relates to retirement; redefines certain terms termination; relates to reemployment of retirees; clarifyies when a State Community College S...
|MT||Became law without governor's signature 05/2009||P-12|
|Actuarial Soundness Examination of Employee Retirement System|
Requires the state administration and veterans' affairs interim committee to examine and recommend funding and benefit changes in the statew...
|GA||Signed into law 04/2009||P-12||Employees' Retirement System|
Provides that members joining the Employees' Retirement System on or after July 1, 2009 are not eligible to receive any post-retirement bene...
|MS||Signed into law 04/2009||P-12||Negotiating Teachers Salaries|
Authorizes school districts to negotiate salary levels with teachers who are receiving payments from the retirement system of another state;...
|UT||Signed into law 03/2009||P-12||State Retirement System Participation for Charter Schools|
Allows a charter school that made an election of nonparticipation in the state retirement systems for its employees to make a one-time, irre...
|MT||Signed into law 03/2009||P-12||Retired Teachers Employed Full Time|
From the fiscal note: Under certain restrictions, Teachers Retirement System (TRS) retirees with 30 or more years of service will be eligib...
|AR||Signed into law 03/2009||P-12||Correcting Calculation Errors in Teacher Retirement|
Allows the teacher retirement system to correct calculation errors that cause manifest injustice to Arkansas teacher retirement system membe...
|AR||Signed into law 03/2009||P-12||Recouping Benefits|
Allows the teacher retirement system to recoup benefits, including interest, paid to a member who does not meet the eligibility requirements...
|KS||Signed into law 03/2009||P-12||Public Employees Retirement|
Concerns retirement and pensions; relates to the state public employees retirement system; death and disability benefits; employer contribut...
|NY||Vetoed 09/2008||P-12||Service Credit for Sick Leave|
Allows certain eligible members of the New York State Teachers' Retirement System employed by the state education department to receive serv...
|IL||Signed into law 08/2008||P-12||Return to Teaching in Shortage Area|
Relates to provisions allowing retired teachers to return to teaching in subject shortage areas without impairing retirement status or retir...
|IL||Signed into law 08/2008||P-12||Employment of Teachers on Disability|
Amends the Downstate Teacher Article of the Illinois Pension Code. Allows a teacher receiving a disability, occupational disability, or disa...
|NC||Signed into law 08/2008||P-12||Teachers' Benefits|
Rewrites provisions pertaining to health and long- term care benefits for teachers, state employees, retired state employees and dependents;...
|SC||Rejected by voters 08/2008||P-12||Ballot Initiative -- Retirement Benefits|
(CONSTITUTIONAL AMENDMENT QUESTION 2; S 463 - 2008) On November 2008 ballot. Proposes an amendment to the Constitution to provide that the f...
|KY||Signed into law 06/2008||P-12||Teacher Retirement System Trustees and Teacher Sick Leave|
Establishes new retirement requirements and benefit multipliers for Kentucky Employees' Retirement System retirement plans. Requires the est...
|NJ||Signed into law 06/2008||P-12||Teacher Retirement System|
Revises various provisions of law relating to the Public Employees' Retirement System and the Teachers' Pension Annuity Fund; relates to ret...
|LA||Signed into law 06/2008||P-12||Dual Retirement System Membership|
Relates to members of the School Employees' Retirement System; repeals the prohibition against being a member of two retirement systems. htt...
|HI||Signed into law 06/2008||P-12||Re-Hiring Retired Teachers and Administrators|
Revises provisions allowing for the rehiring of retired teachers and administrators and extends the termination date of such provisions. htt...
|SC||Passed 05/2008||P-12||Post-Retirement Benefits|
(Joint Resolution) Proposes an amendment to the constitution relating to benefits and funding of public employee pension plans and investmen...
|OK||Signed into law 05/2008||P-12||Employment Following Retirement|
Allows a retired classified or nonclassified member who has been retired for at least 36 months and who is employed by a public school to pe...
|MN||Signed into law 05/2008||P-12||Teacher Retirement Benefits|
Modifies provisions relating to Teacher Retirement Benefits.
|GA||Signed into law 05/2008||P-12||Rehiring Retired Teachers|
Relates to retirement benefits under the Teachers Retirement System of the State; provides that a retired teacher who has been retired for a...
|AK||Signed into law 04/2008||P-12||Retirement|
Relates to the accounting and payment of contributions under the defined benefit plan of the Public Employees' Retirement System, to calcula...
|WV||Signed into law 04/2008||P-12||State Teachers' Retirement System|
Provides opportunities for members of the State Teachers' Defined Contribution Retirement System to affirmatively elect to transfer their as...
|WA||Signed into law 03/2008||P-12||Service Credit for Educational Employees|
Educational employees that are members of the teachers' retirement system (TRS) and the school employees' retirement system (SERS) that work...
|WA||Signed into law 03/2008||P-12||Retirement System Contributions|
Teachers receiving bonuses for earning National Board for Professional Teaching Standards certification may make retirement system contribut...
|WA||Signed into law 03/2008||P-12||Service Credit Purchase for Teachers|
For teacher's wishing a one-time purchase of up to seven years of service credit for public education experience outside of the state retire...
|NY||Signed into law 02/2008||P-12||Age 55 Early Retirement Programs|
Establishes the optional retirement programs to permit members of the New York city teachers' retirement system and certain members of the b...
|IN||Signed into law 02/2008||P-12||Teachers Retirement Fund|
Reduces the waiting period after which a retired member of the state Teachers Retirement Fund may be reemployed in a covered position and co...
|LA||Approved by voters 10/2007||P-12||Teacher Retirement System|
Ballot No. 3
(Ballot No. 3: LAS127 2007) Proposes a constitutional amendment to provide that no benefit provision for members of any state retirement sys...
|LA||Approved by voters 10/2007||P-12||Retirement Benefits|
Ballot No. 3
Proposes a constitutional amendment to provide that no benefit provision for members of any state retirement system having an actuarial cost...
|CA||Signed into law 10/2007||P-12||teacher retirement|
Extends the operation of both the State Teachers' Retirement Law and the Defined Benefit Program. Extends provisions related to an exemption...
|NC||Signed into law 07/2007||P-12||Retired Teachers Returning to the Classroom|
Modifies the provision that permits retired teachers to return to the classroom without a loss of retirement benefits. Specifies that comput...
|NC||Signed into law 07/2007||P-12||Charter School Teacher Participation in State Retirement System|
Allows an existing charter school to participate in the teachers' and state employees' retirement system and the state teachers' and state e...
|OR||Signed into law 07/2007||P-12||Recruiting Retired Teachers, Administrators|
Allows a community college district or school district to hire a retired public employee as a teacher or administrator if the primary work d...
|LA||Signed into law 07/2007||P-12||Reemployment of State Retirees|
Relates to reemployment of state retirees; provides reemployment privileges to any member of this system who retired pursuant to an early re...
|TX||Signed into law 06/2007||P-12||Teacher Retirement System|
Adds the relevant parts of amounts received for awards for student achievement, educator excellence, and mentoring programs and all salary a...
|TX||Signed into law 06/2007||P-12||Teacher Retirement System|
Provides for a centralized structure for making both funding and benefits decisions, and prohibits the state's contribution rate from droppi...
|TX||Signed into law 05/2007||P-12||Teacher Retirement System Investments|
Authorizes the Teacher Retirement System (TRS) board of trustees to buy and sell certain investments and other instruments commonly used by ...
|WA||Signed into law 05/2007||P-12||Retirement contribution rates|
From the final bill report: The State Actuary will submit preliminary contribution rates before the Pension Funding Council (PFC) based on c...
|MD||Signed into law 05/2007||P-12||Rehiring Retired Teachers|
Increases the minimum number of specified retirees of the Teachers' Retirement System or Teachers' Pension System that school districts may ...
|Study of Public Employee Retirement Systems|
Requests that the legislative council designate an appropriate interim committee or assign sufficient staff resources to study public employ...
|ND||Signed into law 04/2007||P-12||Employer Contributions for Retirement|
Requires employer contributions on re-employed retirees; and beginning 7/1/08 increases employer contributions by .50% and reduces benefits ...
|WA||Signed into law 04/2007||P-12||Re-Employment of Retired Teachers|
From Senate Report: In the Teachers' Retirement System, a retired teacher or administrator who satisfies a break in service of at least one ...
|WV||Signed into law 03/2007||P-12||State Teachers Retirement System Contribution Information|
Requires employers to provide information for contributions to the State Teachers Retirement System. http://www.legis.state.wv.us/bill_statu...
|VA||Signed into law 03/2007||P-12|
|State Retirement Plan Revision|
Changes participation in the deferred compensation plan for new or rehired state employees, including those of any state agency, county, mun...
|WV||Signed into law 03/2007||P-12|
|Permanent Certification Requirements; 21st Century Learner Fellows & Retirement Benefits|
Until a professional educator qualifies for a permanent certificate, requires the educator who has a certificate based on a bachelor's degre...
|VA||Passed 02/2007||P-12||Statewide Educator Health Insurance Experience Pool|
This joint resolution of the legislature establishes a joint subcommittee to study the feasibility of a state-wide health insurance experien...
|HI||Signed into law 07/2006||P-12||Employing Retired Teachers/Administrators|
Allows the department of education to employ retired teachers full time to teach in teacher shortage areas and serve as mentors for new clas...
|LA||Signed into law 06/2006||P-12||Deferred Retirement Option Plan|
Provides for interruptions in Deferred Retirement Option Plan (DROP) entry and DROP participation periods occasioned by Hurricanes Katrina a...
|LA||Signed into law 06/2006||P-12||Payment of Benefits Not Due a Member|
Provides relative to the Teachers' Retirement System with respect to payment of benefits not due to a member; provides further that the righ...
|LA||Adopted 05/2006||P-12||Deferred Retirement Option Plan-Gulf Opportunity Zone|
Allows distributions from public pension plan qualified underprovisions of Internal Revenue Code, Section 401(a). Made for retirees residing...
|VT||Signed into law 03/2006||P-12||Credit for Prior Service|
Allows retired teachers who are then reemployed to obtain credit for prior service. A teacher who has ceased being a member upon reemploymen...
|VA||Signed into law 03/2006||P-12||Return of Retired Teachers|
Allows persons who retired as other than a teacher to teach in a critical shortage position while continuing to receive a retirement allowan...
|WA||Signed into law 03/2006||P-12||Pension Portability|
From the fiscal note: Currently members of TRS may use out-of-state service credit solely for the purpose of determining the time at which t...
|LA||Signed into law 02/2006||P-12||Deferred Retirement Option Plan (DROP) Participation for Katrina/Rita Victims|
Allows the suspension and resumption of Deferred Retirement Option Plan (DROP) participation for public school system employees terminated d...
|Purchase of Service Credit|
Provides purchase of service credit for involuntary furlough or leave without pay due to a gubernatorially declared disaster or emergency. ...
|LA||Signed into law 12/2005||P-12||Deferred Retirement Option Plan Withdrawals by Hurricane Rita Victims|
Allows certain Hurricane Rita victims to take in-service distributions from their Deferred Retirement Option Plan (DROP) accounts; provides ...
|LA||Signed into law 12/2005||P-12||Retirement Benefits|
Allows a member of any state or statewide public retirement system on involuntary furlough or leave without pay due to a gubernatorially dec...
|CT||Signed into law 06/2005||P-12||Timely Transmission of Reports to the Teachers' Retirement Board|
To require the timely transmission to the Teachers' Retirement Board of the reports and information necessary for the proper administration ...
|AK||Signed into law 06/2005||P-12||Reemployed Retired Teachers|
The reemployment of certain retired members of the teachers' and public employees' retirement systems provide a valuable tool for school dis...
|AZ||Signed into law 04/2005||P-12||State Retirement System|
Relates to the State Retirement System. Authorizes use of public monies in the purchase of any annuity or deferred compensation payments for...
|WA||Signed into law 04/2005||P-12||The Teachers Retirement System Early Retirement|
Permits members of the teachers' retirement system plan 2 and plan 3 who qualify for early retirement or alternate early retirement to make ...
|CO||Signed into law 03/2005||P-12||Pension Benefits Embezzlement|
Concerns the ability to attach public pension benefits if the pension participant engages in misconduct in connection with public property; ...
|VA||Signed into law 03/2005||P-12||Return of Retired Teachers|
Extends from July 1, 2005 to July 1, 2010, the sunset date for provisions allowing retirees to be hired as teachers or administrative person...
|NY||Vetoed 09/2004||P-12||Public Employee Health Insurance|
Prohibits the diminution of health insurance benefits of public employee retirees and their dependents or reducing the employer's contributi...
|LA||Signed into law 07/2004||P-12||Retirement Systems|
Requires persons who have or who are seeking to obtain a contractual or other relationship with a state or statewide public retirement syste...
|FL||Signed into law 06/2004||P-12||Retired Teachers Reemployment|
Relates to a retired teacher's reemployment; authorizes district school boards to reemploy certain retired teachers under certain circumstan...
|LA||Signed into law 06/2004||P-12||State Employee Retirement|
Provides for early retirement for state employee retirement members with actuarial reduction of benefits; requires abolition of positions va...
|OK||Signed into law 06/2004||P-12|
|State Education Employees Health Insurance|
Relates to health insurance; amends 74 O.S. 2001, Section 1306, as amended by Section 3, Chapter 196, O.S.L. 2002 (74 O.S. Supp. 2003, Secti...
|GA||Signed into law 05/2004||P-12||Teacher Recruitment and Retirement|
Amends retirement allowances, disability benefits, and spouses' benefits under the Teachers Retirement System of Georgia to allow a teacher ...
|MS||Signed into law 05/2004||P-12||School Employees Sick Leave|
Clarifies that assistant teachers will receive the same number of sick days as licensed teachers. In addition, under the donation of leave p...
|VA||Signed into law 04/2004||P-12||Rehiring Retired Teachers|
Each division superintendent is required at least annually, if so requested by the local school board, to survey the relevant local school d...
|VA||Signed into law 03/2004||P-12|
|State Employee Long Term Care Insurance|
Requires the Department of Human Resources Management to offer the long term care insurance plan currently available to state employees to a...
|UT||Signed into law 03/2004||P-12||Charter School Employees|
Modifies the State System of Public Education Code and the Utah State Retirement and Insurance Benefit Act to amend employee benefit provisi...
|IL||Vetoed 11/2003||P-12||Teachers Return to Employment|
Amends the Downstate Teacher Article of the Illinois Pension Code. Allows certain retired teachers to remain in retirement status and contin...
|NC||Signed into law 08/2003||P-12||School Personnel|
The General Assembly finds that the elimination of administrative and fiscal limitations on job-sharing arrangements would make employment i...
|IL||Signed into law 07/2003||P-12||Retired Teacher Employment|
Amends the Downstate Teacher Article of the Illinois Pension Code. Allows retired teachers to remain in retirement status and continue to re...
|CT||Signed into law 07/2003||P-12||Reemployment of Retired Teachers|
Concerns the reemployment of retired teachers; purchases additional credited service in the Teachers' Retirement System, the excess earning ...
|DE||Signed into law 06/2003||P-12||Teacher's Credit for Pension Plan|
Provides a credited service option for teachers formerly employed in the "Jobs for Delaware Graduates" program.
|TN||Signed into law 06/2003||P-12||Reemployment of Teachers|
Relates to reemployment after retirement by teachers....
|WA||Signed into law 05/2003||P-12||Retirement Credit for Substitute Service|
Provides optional service credit for substitute service to members of the school employees' retirement system....
|AK||Signed into law 05/2003||P-12||Retirement Incentive Program|
Relates to benefits for retired teachers or employees who participated in retirement incentive programs and are subsequently reemployed as a...
|NM||Signed into law 04/2003||P-12||Returning Retirees|
Allows a return to employment in Education; provides that a retired member who has not been employed as an employee or independent contracto...
|WV||Signed into law 03/2003||P-12||Job Sharing|
Relates to county boards of education generally and expands job sharing arrangements to include employees who are not professional employees...
|VA||Signed into law 03/2003||P-12||Virginia Retirement System|
Relates to Virginia Retirement System; relates to the continuation of retirement benefits for retired teachers who resume teaching....
|NC||To governor 10/2002||P-12|
|Job Sharing, Benefits|
Provides that the state board shall facilitate job sharing by public school teachers; authorizes the legislative research commission to stud...
|CA||Signed into law 09/2002||P-12|
|Provide Additional Information about teacher retirement investment programs.|
Requires the Teachers' Retirement Board establish a registration process for vendors seeking to offer retirement investment products to empl...
|AK||Signed into law 06/2002||P-12||Pension Benefits in Member's Death Through Assault, Assassination or Terrorism|
Provides that the death of a state employee killed off the job site by an act of assault, assassination, or terrorism directly related to th...
|CT||Signed into law 06/2002||P-12||Credited Service of Substitutes and Half-Time Teachers|
Lowers threshold from 20 to 18 days substitute or half days or less of service that are to equal one month of credited service for purposes ...
|KS||Signed into law 06/2002||P-12||Teacher Benefits and Retirement Program|
Modifies definition of "employee" and "final average salary" in section relating to the Kansas public employees retirement system and system...
|GA||Signed into law 05/2002||P-12||Benefit Increase for Public School Retirees|
Increases maximum benefit amount for public school employee retirees. http://www.legis.state.ga.us/Legis/2001_02/fulltext/sb138.htm...
|GA||Signed into law 05/2002||P-12||Years of Creditable Service|
Relates to teacher retirement; allows members who have completed a minimum of 25 years of crediable service to obtain up to three additional...
|AL||Pocket Veto by GOVERNOR. 04/2002||P-12||Teacher Hours|
Relates to certain public school teachers; provides for authority to contract with a local board of education to work less than full-time so...
|KY||Signed into law 04/2002||P-12||Retirement System Eligibility|
Includes persons whose positions require certification or a four-year postsecondary degree and who provide part-time and substitute services...
|AL||Signed into law 04/2002||P-12||Retirement Benefits for Certain Members|
Reopens the Teachers' Retirement System for purchase of certain prior service credit in the system by active and contributing members who we...
|CA||Signed into law 04/2002||P-12||Retirement Plans to Conform with State and Federal Income Tax Laws|
Provides that additional state income and corporation tax law conform with federal income tax laws with respect to rollovers allowed among v...
|FL||Signed into law 04/2002||P-12||Retirement System Contributions Clearing Trust Fund|
Creates the Retirement System Contributions Clearing Trust Fund to disburse Florida Retirement System funds, to be administered by the Depar...
|FL||Signed into law 04/2002||P-12||Retirement Contribution Rates|
Relates to retirement contribution rates; revises the contribution rates for the Elected Officers' Class, Senior Management Service Class, R...
|HI||Signed into law 04/2002||P-12||Rehire of Retired Teachers as Instructors and Mentors|
Allows the Department of Education to rehire retired teachers who have been retired for at least one calendar year to work in teacher shorta...
|IA||Signed into law 04/2002||P-12||Iowa Public Employees Retirement System|
Modifies requirements of Iowa Public Employees' Retirement System, including access to confidential records, purchase of service credit, and...
|MS||Became law without GOVERNOR'S signature. 04/2002||P-12||Teachers' Retirement System Payments|
Makes an appropriation to the board of trustees of the Public Employees' Retirement System for the purpose of paying benefit payments to ret...
|WV||Signed into law 03/2002||P-12||Return of Retired Teachers|
Clarifies that a retired public school teacher may be employed as a higher education teacher without loss of benefits....
|ME||Public Law No. 03/2002||P-12||Health Coverage for Retirees Returning to the Classroom|
Relates to group health plans for retirees who return to work under certain circumstances....
|RI||Became law without GOVERNOR'S signature 07/2001||P-12||Retired Teachers May Substitute|
H.B. 5209, S.B. 207
Allows retired teachers to substitute as teachers in State and public schools for not more than 90 days in any one school year without a red...
|LA||Signed into law 06/2001||P-12||Reemployment of Retirees|
Repeals all "reemployment of retiree" laws and replaces them with one law allowing full salary and full benefits after the lapse of a 12-mon...
|SC||Signed into law 06/2001||P-12||Return of Retirees|
Relates to the exemption from the earnings limitation for retired certified teachers employed in geographic or critical academic need areas;...
|TX||Signed into law 06/2001||P-12||Statewide Group Benefits|
Relates to the creation, operation, and funding of a statewide group benefits program for employees and retirees of school districts. Estab...
|TX||Signed into law 06/2001||P-12||Retirement Reciprocity|
Relates to credit in the Teacher Retirement System of Texas for certain out-of-state service....
|AZ||Signed into law 05/2001||Postsec.|
|Community College Retirement|
Relates to community college employee retirement; includes provisions for corrections officers, elected officials, and public safety personn...
|HI||Signed into law 05/2001||P-12||Hiring Retired Teachers|
, Provides that department of education may rehire retired teachers in teacher shortage areas, with prior approval of superintendent and pur...
|NE||Signed into law 05/2001||P-12||Funding Changes|
L.B. 797--Two Components
Section 16 changes the definition of general fund operating expenditures for purposes of the state aid formula (TEEOSA). The bill provides t...
|AR||Signed into law 04/2001||P-12||Teacher Retirement Issues|
Increases the amount of private school service which can be purchased in the teacher retirement system....
|IN||Signed into law 04/2001||P-12||Teacher Retirement Funding|
Provides a cost of living adjustment (COLA) in 2001 to members of the Public Employees Retirement Fund (PERF) and members of the Indiana Sta...
|MD||Signed into law 04/2001||P-12||Teacher Retirement System Definitions and Calculations|
Relates to the Employees' and Teachers' Retirement System; alters the method of calculating specified members' average final compensation; d...
|MT||Signed into law 04/2001||P-12|
|Public Employee Retirement Systems|
Revises the defined contribution plan provisions under the public employees retirement system; limits liability; revises the allocation of c...
|MT||Signed into law 03/2001||P-12||Teacher Retirement System Provisions|
Relates to the teachers' retirement system; relates to member eligibility for benefits, purchasing of service, tax deferred contributions, a...
|VA||Signed into law 02/2001||P-12||Retirement Allowances|
Provides that the monthly retirement allowance payable to any teacher who has at least 25 years of creditable service as a teacher and is at...
|CA||Signed into law 09/2000||P-12||Early Retirement|
Provides additional increases, as specified, for those members who have 30 or more years of credited service prior to 2011 and who retire fo...
|CA||Signed into law 09/2000||P-12||Teachers' Health Benefits Fund|
Provides that development of any health care benefits programs for teachers shall be subject to appropriation of funds and further legislati...
|TN||Signed into law 06/2000||P-12||Retired Teachers May Return|
Allows retired teachers to resume teaching without loss of benefits under certain conditions....
|MI||Signed into law 06/2000||P-12||Definition of "school employee" for retirement plan purposes|
Public Act 150, Relates to retirement; relates to public school employees; exempts persons who work for school district to conduct an electi...
|TN||Signed into law 06/2000||P-12||Management of Retirement Funds, Reports|
Provides that local teacher retirement funds should be well managed; requires annual reports to local legislative bodies....
|VT||Signed into law 06/2000||P-12||Retired Teachers|
Permits eligible teachers to be employed and compensated up to 60% rather than 50% of the average teachers' compensation and still receive a...
|ID||Signed into law 04/2000||P-12||Early Retirement|
Amends existing law to provide that a certificated employee of a public school district shall be fifty-five years old before September 1 of ...
|KY||Signed into law 03/2000||P-12||Forfeiture of Retirement|
Provides that for persons fired after 8/1/2000, who participate in State Employees Retirement System, County Employees Retirement System, St...