RULE DEVELOPMENT AGENDA
JULY 1, 2006 - DECEMBER 31, 2006
If you have questions about this rule-making agenda or the DRS rule-making process, please contact Leslie L. Saeger, Rules Coordinator, Department of Retirement Systems, P.O. Box 48380, Tumwater, WA 98504-8380, phone (360) 664-7291, TTY (360) 586-5450, LeslieS@drs.wa.gov.
|Subject||Description||Anticipated Rule-Making Actions by December 31, 2006|
|Chapter 415-02 WAC||Amend various sections to incorporate provisions for the public safety employee retirement system and update.||CR-102, Hearing|
|Chapter 415-08 WAC, Appeals||Revise rules governing the department's appeal process.||Public Hearing, Adoption|
|Chapter 415-110 WAC, School employees' retirement system (SERS)||Amend the SERS chapter in response to comments received during the department's four-year regulatory review.||CR-102, Public Hearing|
|Chapter 415-112 WAC, Teachers' retirement system (TRS)||TRS chapter. Most of the TRS rules were amended during the January - June 2005 agenda period. This phase addresses rules that require extensive revisions and new rules needed to implement statute.||Public Hearing, Adoption|
|Chapter 415-113 WAC, Portability of public employment benefits||Amend and expand upon rules for people who are members of more than one retirement system.||CR-102, Public Hearing|
|Disability benefits||1. A new rule to implement HB 2932 pertaining to LEOFF1
Plan 2 catastrophic disability benefits.
2. An amended rule pertaining to LEOFF 2 duty disability benefits.
3. A new rule for PERS2 Plan 1 duty and nonduty disability benefits.
|CR-102, Public Hearing, Adoption|
|Public safety employees' retirement system (PSERS)||New chapter to implement PSERS, a new retirement system created by 2004 legislation.||CR-102, Public Hearing|
|Other||Implement legislation enacted during the 2006 legislative session.||CR-101s, Possible CR-102s|
2 Public employees' retirement system.