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2016 RPEC Meet & Greet Reception

2016 RPEC Meet & Greet Reception Held at The Governor Hotel, Olympia An evening reception allowing RPEC members to meet and speak with their legislators on an informal basis prior to our Legislative Day’s events. RPEC Members & State Legislators meet & greet prior to RPEC Lobby Day. Photos by Walt Bowan. Posted by Retired Public Employees Council of WA …

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2016 Bill Status Report – 2/5/2016

Retired Public Employees Council Bill Status Report Just in – Movement on two bills RPEC is in SUPPORT of. Click on bill title to see additional bill information. HB 2646 – Retirement system defaults February 4, 2016 – Minority; without recommendation. February 4, 2016 – Minority; do not pass. February 4, 2016 – APP – Majority; do pass. SB 6622 …

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2016 Bill Status Report – 2/2/2016

Retired Public Employees Council Bill Status Report Upcoming Events Ways & Means (Senate) – SHR 4, – 2/3 @ 3:30pm SB 6622 – Public Hearing – Protects pensions from some pension advance loan companies Government Operations & Security (Senate) – SHR 2, – 2/4 @ 10:00am SB 6258 – Public Hearing – Concerning employment after public service in state government. …

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2016 Bill Status Report – 1/28/2016

Bill # Abbrev. Title Short Description Status Sponsor Position HB 2138 (SB 6017) PERS and TRS plan 1 COLAs Providing cost-of-living adjustments for plan 1 retirees of the teachers’ retirement system and public employees’ retirement system. H Approps Reykdal Support HB 2298 Domestic partnerships/PERS Addressing survivor benefits from the public employees’ retirement system for survivors of members in registered domestic …

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