Mississippi Legislature
2001 Regular Session

Senate Bill 2695

Main Menu


Bill Text

History of Actions

Background

Title

Description: Retirement; retired teacher be reemployed as teacher draw PERS benefits; PERS retiree may serve as elected official and draw retirement.

Bill Text: [Introduced]

History of Actions:

1 01/15 (S) Referred To Finance
2 01/30 (S) Died In Committee

Background Information:

Effective date** See Text
DispositionDead
DeadlineGeneral Bill/Constitutional Amendment
RevenueNo
Vote type requiredMajority

Senate Committee:

Principal Author: Blackmon

Code Sections: A 025-0011-0103, A 025-0011-0105, A 025-0011-0127

Title: AN ACT TO CREATE A NEW CODE SECTION TO BE CODIFIED AS SECTION 25-11-126, MISSISSIPPI CODE OF 1972, TO PROVIDE THAT CERTAIN PERSONS RECEIVING A RETIREMENT ALLOWANCE FROM THE PUBLIC EMPLOYEES' RETIREMENT SYSTEM WHO ARE EMPLOYED AS TEACHERS IN THE PUBLIC SCHOOL SYSTEM AFTER THEIR RETIREMENT, AND CERTAIN PERSONS EMPLOYED AS TEACHERS IN THE PUBLIC SCHOOL SYSTEM WHO ARE ELIGIBLE TO RECEIVE A RETIREMENT ALLOWANCE FROM THE PUBLIC EMPLOYEES' RETIREMENT SYSTEM, MAY RECEIVE A RETIREMENT ALLOWANCE DURING THEIR EMPLOYMENT AS TEACHERS IN ADDITION TO RECEIVING A TEACHER'S SALARY; TO PROVIDE THAT THOSE PERSONS SHALL NOT BE CONTRIBUTING MEMBERS OF THE RETIREMENT SYSTEM NOR RECEIVE ANY CREDITABLE SERVICE FOR THE PERIOD DURING WHICH THEY RECEIVE A RETIREMENT ALLOWANCE DURING THEIR EMPLOYMENT AS TEACHERS; TO CREATE A NEW CODE SECTION TO BE CODIFIED AS SECTION 25-11-128, MISSISSIPPI CODE OF 1972, TO PROVIDE THAT PERSONS RECEIVING A RETIREMENT ALLOWANCE FROM THE PUBLIC EMPLOYEES' RETIREMENT SYSTEM WHO ARE ELECTED TO PUBLIC OFFICE AFTER RETIREMENT AND ELECTED OFFICIALS WHO BECOME ELIGIBLE TO RECEIVE A RETIREMENT ALLOWANCE FROM THE PUBLIC EMPLOYEES' RETIREMENT SYSTEM WHILE HOLDING OFFICE MAY RECEIVE A RETIREMENT ALLOWANCE FROM THE SYSTEM WHILE HOLDING SUCH OFFICE IN ADDITION TO RECEIVING A SALARY AND OTHER COMPENSATION FOR SUCH OFFICE; TO PROVIDE THAT SUCH PERSONS SHALL NOT BE CONTRIBUTING MEMBERS OF THE RETIREMENT SYSTEM NOR RECEIVE ANY CREDITABLE SERVICE FOR THE PERIOD DURING WHICH THEY RECEIVE A RETIREMENT ALLOWANCE WHILE HOLDING OFFICE; TO AMEND SECTIONS 25-11-103, 25-11-105 AND 25-11-127, MISSISSIPPI CODE OF 1972, IN CONFORMITY WITH THE PROVISIONS OF THIS ACT; AND FOR RELATED PURPOSES.


Information pertaining to this measure was last updated on 01/30/01 at 01:02.

End Of Document
2001/pdf/History/SB/SB2695.htm