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2015 KPERS Legislative Summary (PDF, 425KB)

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2015 Legislation Tracker
KPERS Bills Summary
SB 168 Issuing a $1 billion of pension obligation bonds to finance a portion of the unfunded actuarial liability of KPERS.
SB 228 Issuing a $1 billion of pension obligation bonds to finance a portion of the unfunded actuarial liability of KPERS. Signed by Gov.
SB 284 Enacting the Kansas deferred retirement option program act.
SB 299

Providing working after retirement requirements for certain KPERS retirants who return to work with covered employers including benefit and contribution provisions while extending current sunsetĀ for teachers to July 1, 2016.
Sen Sub for HB 2101 Defining police for purposes of eligibility in the Kansas police and firemen's retirement system. Signed by Gov.
HB 2073 Changing the mandatory retirement age for judges and justices.
Sen Sub for HB 2095 Working after retirement.
HB 2250 KPERS retirant cost of living increase.
HB 2253 Extending special employment after retirement provisions under KPERS for certain retirants who are teachers.
HB 2287 Investment standards and divestment procedures for KPERS related to Iran.
HB 2288
Enacting the Kansas deferred retirement option program act.
HB 2360
Increasing the membership of the KPERS board of trustees from nine to 11 members.
HB 2416
Definition of compensation for purposes of computing final average salary.
HB 2426 Definition of compensation for purposes of computing final average salary. There are no hearings scheduled on this bill for the remainder of the 2015 session. A request has been made to complete a study on the topic before the 2016 legislative session.
Appropriations Bills Summary
SB 81 Appropriation revisions and supplementals for FY 2015 and FY 2016 for various state agencies.
SB 237 Appropriations for FY 2015, FY 2016, FY 2017, FY 2018 and FY 2019 for various state agencies.
HB 2133
Appropriation revisions and supplementals for FY 2015 and FY 2016 for various state agencies.
H Sub for SB 4 Appropriation revisions and supplementals for FY 2015 and FY 2016 for various state agencies.
HB 2370 Appropriations for FY 2015, FY 2016, FY 2017, FY 2018 and FY 2019 for various state agencies.

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