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COLA rates established for 2022

From the Department of Retirement Systems: Cost-of-Living Adjustments (COLAs) for DRS-administered retirement systems and plans that receive a COLA have been established for 2022. LEOFF Plan 1 COLAs will take effect April 1 and will be reflected in end-of-April benefit payments. For all other plans that are eligible for a COLA, the COLA will take effect July 1 and will …

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RPEC Weekly ACTION Newsletter – 3-11-2022

RPEC Weekly ACTION Newsletter – 3-11-2022 In This Edition SB 5676 – Plan 1 COLA Bill Signed by Governor Legislative Bill Summary SB 5676 – Plan 1 COLA Bill Signed by Governor On Friday, March 11th, Governor Jay Inlsee signed into law,  SB 5676, a 3% cost of living increase (with a $110/month cap) to PERS/TRS Plan 1 retirees. Plan …

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RPEC Weekly ACTION Newsletter – 3-4-2022

RPEC Weekly ACTION Newsletter – 3-4-2022 In This Edition SB 5676 – Plan 1 COLA Bill Awaits Governor’s Signature Governor Inslee to Lift Mask Mandate March 12 Legislative Bill Summary SB 5676 – Plan 1 COLA Bill Awaits Governor’s Signature  On Wednesday, March 2nd, the House passed SB 5676, a 3% cost of living increase (with a $110/month cap) to …

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RPEC Weekly ACTION Newsletter – 2-25-2022

RPEC Weekly ACTION Newsletter – 2-25-2022 IN THIS EDITION SB 5676 – Plan 1 COLA Bill Governor Inslee to Lift Mask Mandate March 21 Legislative Bill Summary SB 5676 – PLAN 1 COLA BILL SB 5676, a one-time 3% Plan 1 COLA, passed the Senate earlier this month. On Tuesday, it had a public hearing in the House Appropriations Committee …

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