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SAINT PAUL TEACHERS RETIREMENT FUND ASSOCIATION (STPTRFA)

See also DULUTH TEACHERS RETIREMENT FUND ASSOCIATION (DTRFA); TEACHERS

Accounting and bookkeeping

Financial and actuarial reporting practices, Minn. Statutes 2006 16A.055, 2006 356.20, 2006 356.215

Investment expenses, Minn. Statutes 2006 354A.12

Other administrative expenses, Minn. Statutes 2006 354A.12

Refund repayments, Minn. Statutes 2006 356.441

Accumulated contributions

Abandoned amounts, disposition, Minn. Statutes 2006 356.65

Accumulated deductions, see Refunds under this topic

Actuarial valuations

Actuarial equivalent, defined, Minn. Statutes 2006 354A.011

Alternative valuations, Minn. Statutes 2006 356.23

Copies, Minn. Statutes 2006 356A.07

Definitions, Minn. Statutes 2006 354A.011, 2006 356.215

Early retirement annuities, Minn. Statutes 2006 354A.31

Employee/employer contributions, changes in, Minn. Statutes 2006 353.27

Financial reporting requirements, Minn. Statutes 2006 356.20

Generally, Minn. Statutes 2006 356.214, 2006 356.215

Legislature, rights, Minn. Statutes 2006 356.22

Optional annuities, Minn. Statutes 2006 354A.32, 2006 354A.33

Quadrennial projection valuations, Minn. Statutes 2006 16A.055, 2006 356.215

Reports about, Minn. Statutes 2006 354A.021, 2006 356.215

Requirements, Minn. Statutes 2006 354A.41

Supplemental actuarial valuations, Minn. Statutes 2006 356.23

Survivor benefits, Minn. Statutes 2006 354A.35

Actuaries

Contracts, Minn. Statutes 2006 354A.021, 2006 356.214

Duties, Minn. Statutes 2006 354A.021, 2006 356.214

Administration

Coordinated program, Minn. Statutes 2006 354A.41

Proposed legislation, Minn. Statutes 2006 356B.05

Administrative expenses

Actuarial valuations, Minn. Statutes 2006 356.215

Definitions, Minn. Statutes 2006 356.215

Other administrative expenses, accounting requirements, Minn. Statutes 2006 354A.12

Supplemental administrative expenses, Minn. Statutes 2006 354A.12, 2006 354A.21

Age of retirement

Combined service disability benefits, Minn. Statutes 2006 356.302

Coordinated members, generally, Minn. Statutes 2006 354A.31

Early retirement, Minn. Statutes 2006 354A.31

Mandatory retirement, Minn. Statutes 2006 354A.21

Normal retirement age, Minn. Statutes 2006 353.01, 2006 354A.011, 2006 356.403, 2006 356.82

Proportionate retirement annuities, Minn. Statutes 2006 356.32

Survivor benefits, Minn. Statutes 2006 354A.35

Annuities

Abandoned amounts, disposition, Minn. Statutes 2006 356.65

Assignment, Minn. Statutes 2006 354A.11

Automatic deposit, Minn. Statutes 2006 356.401

Bounce back annuities, Minn. Statutes 2006 354A.32

Combined service annuities, Minn. Statutes 2006 356.30

Creditors remedies, use prohibited, Minn. Statutes 2006 354A.11

Deferred annuities, Minn. Statutes 2006 354A.35, 2006 354A.37, 2006 356.30

Early retirement, see same under this topic

Estate taxes, exemption, Minn. Statutes 2006 354A.11

Excess investment earnings percentage adjustment, inclusion, Minn. Statutes 2006 354A.29

Exemption from process, Minn. Statutes 2006 356.401

Joint and survivor annuities, Minn. Statutes 2006 354A.32, 2006 354A.35

Normal retirement annuities, see Retirement annuities under this topic

Optional annuities, see same under this topic

Payment, date, Minn. Statutes 2006 356.40

Qualified annuities, using for refund repayments, Minn. Statutes 2006 356.441

Reduced retirement annuity, see Early retirement under this topic

Repayment, wrongful discharges, Minn. Statutes 2006 356.50

Retirement annuities, see same under this topic

Appropriations to, withholding

Investment reporting noncompliance, Minn. Statutes 2006 356.219

Approvals by, disability benefit payments, Minn. Statutes 2006 354A.36

Articles of incorporation

Amendments, Minn. Statutes 2006 354A.12, 2006 354A.29

Defined as plan documents, Minn. Statutes 2006 356A.01

Updating of, Minn. Statutes 2006 354A.021

Assessments, Minn. Statutes 2006 354A.12

Assets

Definitions, Minn. Statutes 2006 356.215

Five-year annualized rate of return, Minn. Statutes 2006 354A.29

Investment diversification, Minn. Statutes 2006 356A.06

Limitations on use, Minn. Statutes 2006 356.63

Market valuation method, Minn. Statutes 2006 356.215

Title, holding, Minn. Statutes 2006 356A.06

Assignments, annuities or benefits, Minn. Statutes 2006 354A.11

Attachment, annuities or benefits, exemption, Minn. Statutes 2006 354A.11

Audits and examinations, Minn. Statutes 2006 354A.021, 2006 356.20

Basic members, postretirement adjustments, Minn. Statutes 2006 356.42

Basic program, Minn. Statutes 2006 354A.23

Beneficiaries

Data, classification, disclosure, Minn. Statutes 2006 13.632

Designation, Minn. Statutes 2006 354A.011

Payments to

Benefit distribution upon plan termination, Minn. Statutes 2006 356.001

Guaranteed refund annuity, Minn. Statutes 2006 354A.32

Optional annuities, lump sum payments, Minn. Statutes 2006 354A.34

Postretirement adjustments, unpaid amounts, Minn. Statutes 2006 356.42

Reemployment earnings limitation, excess amounts, Minn. Statutes 2006 356.47

Refunds after death, Minn. Statutes 2006 354A.35

Rollover election, Minn. Statutes 2006 356.47

Survivor benefits, see same under this topic

Benefits

Abandoned amounts, disposition, Minn. Statutes 2006 356.65

Assignment, Minn. Statutes 2006 354A.11

Automatic deposit, Minn. Statutes 2006 356.401

Benefit provisions summary, Minn. Statutes 2006 356A.07

Combined service benefits, Minn. Statutes 2006 356.302, 2006 356.303

Creditors remedies, use prohibited, Minn. Statutes 2006 354A.11

Definitions, Minn. Statutes 2006 354A.011, 2006 356A.01

Disability benefits, see same under this topic

Eligible rollover distributions, Minn. Statutes 2006 356.635

Estate taxes, exemption, Minn. Statutes 2006 354A.11

Exemption from process, Minn. Statutes 2006 356.401

Fiduciaries, duties, Minn. Statutes 2006 356A.02

Health benefits, Minn. Statutes 2006 126C.41

Internal Revenue Code compliance, Minn. Statutes 2006 356.635

Maximum benefit limitations, Minn. Statutes 2006 356.611

Members' nonforfeitable interest, Minn. Statutes 2006 356.001

Payment, date, Minn. Statutes 2006 356.40

Survivor benefits, see same under this topic

Termination of plan or fund, procedures, Minn. Statutes 2006 356.001

Board of trustees

Designation by, depositories for assets not held by custodian banks, Minn. Statutes 2006 356A.06

Duties, generally, Minn. Statutes 2006 354A.021

Members, Minn. Statutes 2006 356A.01 to 2006 356A.13

Open meetings, Minn. Statutes 2006 356A.08

Postretirement adjustments, duties, Minn. Statutes 2006 354A.29

Bounce back annuities, Minn. Statutes 2006 354A.32

Breach of fiduciary duty

Cofiduciaries, liability, Minn. Statutes 2006 356A.10

Generally, Minn. Statutes 2006 356A.09

Indemnification, Minn. Statutes 2006 356A.11

Lawsuits, Minn. Statutes 2006 356A.12

Buybacks

Prior service credit, see same under this topic

Refund repayments, Minn. Statutes 2006 354A.23, 2006 354A.38

Service credit, wrongful discharges, Minn. Statutes 2006 356.50

Bylaws

Amendments, Minn. Statutes 2006 354A.12, 2006 354A.29

Defined as plan documents, Minn. Statutes 2006 356A.01

Updating of, Minn. Statutes 2006 354A.021

Certificates and certification

Economic interest statements, list of filings, Minn. Statutes 2006 356A.06

Payroll deductions, shortages, Minn. Statutes 2006 354A.12

Timing of reports, Minn. Statutes 2006 356.219

Certifying to

Leaves of absence, Minn. Statutes 2006 354A.095, 2006 354A.096

Optional annuity beneficiaries, death, Minn. Statutes 2006 354A.32

Chief administrative officer, see Executive director under this topic

Child support, income withholding, Minn. Statutes 2006 354A.11

Cofiduciaries

Duties, generally, Minn. Statutes 2006 356A.10

Liability, Minn. Statutes 2006 356A.10

Service of process on, Minn. Statutes 2006 356A.12

Combined service annuities, Minn. Statutes 2006 356.30

Combined service disability benefits, Minn. Statutes 2006 356.302

Combined service survivor benefits, Minn. Statutes 2006 356.303

Compensation and salaries

Definitions, Minn. Statutes 2006 354A.011

Exclusions, Minn. Statutes 2006 354A.011

Fiduciaries, Minn. Statutes 2006 356A.06, 2006 356A.08

Contested cases, adverse determination of eligibility, benefits, or other rights, Minn. Statutes 2006 356A.07

Continuing education, fiduciaries, Minn. Statutes 2006 356A.13

Contracts and agreements, actuarial services, Minn. Statutes 2006 354A.021

Contributions to more than one public retirement plan

Restrictions, Minn. Statutes 2006 354.095, 2006 354A.091

Retirement age, Minn. Statutes 2006 353.01

Coordinated members

Postretirement adjustments, Minn. Statutes 2006 356.42

Reemployment following termination, improved benefits, eligibility, Minn. Statutes 2006 354A.31

Coordinated program

Administration, Minn. Statutes 2006 354A.41

Establishment, Minn. Statutes 2006 354A.30

Generally, Minn. Statutes 2006 354A.31 to 2006 354A.41

Retirement annuities, see same under this topic

Coordinated service

Pre-1978 service, computation of benefits, Minn. Statutes 2006 354A.40

Copies, plan documents, summaries, and reports, Minn. Statutes 2006 356A.07

Coverage by more than one system, see Portability with other retirement plans under this topic

Covered employees

Referendum, Medicare coverage, Minn. Statutes 2006 355.095

Covered governmental entity, see Employers under this topic

Covered salary, Minn. Statutes 2006 354A.011

Creditors remedies

Annuities or benefits, use prohibited, Minn. Statutes 2006 354A.11

Custodian bank accounts, establishment, Minn. Statutes 2006 356.001

Data

Access, marriage dissolution actions, Minn. Statutes 2006 356.49

Classification, disclosure, Minn. Statutes 2006 13.632

Decedents estates

Payments to, Minn. Statutes 2006 354A.34, 2006 354A.35, 2006 356.42, 2006 356.47

Dedicated fund, uses, Minn. Statutes 2006 356.63

Deferred annuities

Augmentation, Minn. Statutes 2006 354A.37, 2006 356.30

Eligibility, Minn. Statutes 2006 354A.37

Payment, time, Minn. Statutes 2006 354A.37

Survivor benefits, Minn. Statutes 2006 354A.35

Deferred compensation, see STATE DEFERRED COMPENSATION PLAN

Definitions

Actuarial valuations, Minn. Statutes 2006 356.215

Loss of survivor benefits, Minn. Statutes 2006 356.406

Public pension fiduciary responsibility, Minn. Statutes 2006 356A.01, 2006 356A.06

Social Security, Minn. Statutes 2006 355.01

Survivor causing death of member, Minn. Statutes 2006 356.406

Teachers retirement, Minn. Statutes 2006 354A.011

Depositories, designation, Minn. Statutes 2006 356A.06

Disability benefits

Combined service disability benefits, Minn. Statutes 2006 356.302, 2006 356.303

Generally, Minn. Statutes 2006 354A.36

Health insurance premiums, withholding, Minn. Statutes 2006 356.87

Medical leave, payment during, Minn. Statutes 2006 354A.096

Permanent and total disability, defined, Minn. Statutes 2006 354A.011

Postretirement adjustments, Minn. Statutes 2006 356.42

Supplemental needs trusts, Minn. Statutes 2006 356.465

Wrongful discharges, effect on, Minn. Statutes 2006 356.50

Disclosure

Actuarial valuations, Minn. Statutes 2006 356.215

Fiduciaries, Minn. Statutes 2006 356A.03, 2006 356A.06

Financial reporting requirements, Minn. Statutes 2006 356.20

Supplemental administrative expense assessments, Minn. Statutes 2006 354A.12

Dissolution of marriage

Division of property, Minn. Statutes 2006 354A.11

Retirement benefits or rights, information regarding, Minn. Statutes 2006 356.49

Division of plan, based on election or nonelection of Social Security coverage, Minn. Statutes 2006 355.091

Early retirement

Actuarial reduction, Minn. Statutes 2006 352.116

Actuarial valuations, Minn. Statutes 2006 353.30, 2006 354A.31

Combined service, Minn. Statutes 2006 353.71

Early retirement incentives or health benefits, Minn. Statutes 2006 126C.41

Eligibility, Minn. Statutes 2006 353.30

Generally, Minn. Statutes 2006 354A.31

Economic interest statements, fiduciaries, Minn. Statutes 2006 356A.06

Employee contributions, see Member contributions under this topic

Employees of the retirement plan

Defined as teachers, Minn. Statutes 2006 354A.011

Indemnification, breach of fiduciary duty, Minn. Statutes 2006 356A.11

Employer contributions

Changes in, Minn. Statutes 2006 353.27

Extended leaves of absence, Minn. Statutes 2006 354A.091

Generally, Minn. Statutes 2006 354A.12

Maternity leave, Minn. Statutes 2006 354A.095

Medical leave, Minn. Statutes 2006 354A.096

Medicare coverage, Minn. Statutes 2006 355.095

Military or uniformed service credit purchase, Minn. Statutes 2006 354A.093

Parental/parenting leave, Minn. Statutes 2006 354A.095

Part-time teachers, Minn. Statutes 2006 122A.47, 2006 354A.094

Property taxes for, health benefits, Minn. Statutes 2006 126C.41

Rate changes, school aid adjustments due to, Minn. Statutes 2006 127A.50

Sabbatical leave, Minn. Statutes 2006 354A.092

Wrongful discharges, service credit, Minn. Statutes 2006 356.50

Employers

Benefit provision summaries, duties, Minn. Statutes 2006 356A.07

Certificates and certification, leaves of absence, Minn. Statutes 2006 354A.095, 2006 354A.096

Contributions, see Employer contributions under this topic

Payments by, prior service credit purchases, Minn. Statutes 2006 356.551

Payroll deductions, remittance, shortages, liability, Minn. Statutes 2006 354A.12

Reports given, Minn. Statutes 2006 354A.12, 2006 354A.31, 2006 356.50, 2006 356.62

Reports received, financial reports, Minn. Statutes 2006 356.20

Employing units, duties, see Employers under this topic

Established, Minn. Statutes 2006 354A.021

Estate taxes, annuities or benefits, exemption, Minn. Statutes 2006 354A.11

Exclusions from coverage

Members of other teacher retirement plans, Minn. Statutes 2006 354A.011

Execution (creditors remedies)

Annuities or benefits, exemption, Minn. Statutes 2006 354A.11

Executive director

Definitions, Minn. Statutes 2006 356A.01, 2006 356A.02

Fiduciary duties, Minn. Statutes 2006 356A.01 to 2006 356A.13

Prior service credit purchases, duties, Minn. Statutes 2006 356.551

Experience studies, Minn. Statutes 2006 354A.021, 2006 356.214, 2006 356.215

Extended leaves of absence

Generally, Minn. Statutes 2006 354A.091

Higher education supplemental retirement plan members, Minn. Statutes 2006 136F.43

Fiduciaries

Activities, generally, Minn. Statutes 2006 356A.02

Assets, title, Minn. Statutes 2006 356A.06

Breach of conduct or duties, Minn. Statutes 2006 356A.09 to 2006 356A.12

Compensation and salaries, Minn. Statutes 2006 356A.06, 2006 356A.08

Continuing education, Minn. Statutes 2006 356A.13

Definitions, Minn. Statutes 2006 356A.01

Direct or indirect profits, Minn. Statutes 2006 356A.06

Disclosure, Minn. Statutes 2006 356A.03, 2006 356A.06

Duties, Minn. Statutes 2006 354A.021, 2006 356A.02, 2006 356A.04, 2006 356A.05

Economic interest statements, Minn. Statutes 2006 356A.06

Felony violations, documentation, service prohibition, Minn. Statutes 2006 356A.03, 2006 609B.177

Generally, Minn. Statutes 2006 356A.01 to 2006 356A.13

Investment of funds, see same under this topic

Prohibited transactions, Minn. Statutes 2006 356A.06

Service of process on, Minn. Statutes 2006 356A.12

Standard of conduct, Minn. Statutes 2006 356A.04

Filing with

Beneficiaries, designation form, Minn. Statutes 2006 354A.011

Disability benefit applications, Minn. Statutes 2006 354A.36

Part-time teaching agreements, Minn. Statutes 2006 354A.094

Postretirement adjustments, Minn. Statutes 2006 356.42

Refund applications, Minn. Statutes 2006 354A.37

Retirement annuity applications, Minn. Statutes 2006 354A.31, 2006 356.32

Survivor benefits, Minn. Statutes 2006 354A.35

Financial reports

Alternative reports, Minn. Statutes 2006 356.23

Copies, distribution, Minn. Statutes 2006 356.20, 2006 356A.07

Requirements, generally, Minn. Statutes 2006 356.20

Fines, members' data reports, violations, Minn. Statutes 2006 354A.12

Former members

Marriage dissolution actions, information requirements, Minn. Statutes 2006 356.49

Reemployment following termination, improved benefits, eligibility, Minn. Statutes 2006 354A.31

Forms

Beneficiaries, designation, Minn. Statutes 2006 354A.011

Postretirement adjustments, optional payment schedule, Minn. Statutes 2006 356.42

Proportionate retirement annuities, applications, Minn. Statutes 2006 356.32

Reemployment earnings limitation, excess amounts, Minn. Statutes 2006 356.47

Survivor benefits, Minn. Statutes 2006 354A.35

Funds and accounts

Amortization state aid account, Minn. Statutes 2006 423A.02

Dedicated fund, Minn. Statutes 2006 356.63

Retirement fund, see same under this topic

Tax sheltered annuity fund, Minn. Statutes 2006 354A.021

Garnishment, annuities or benefits, exemption, Minn. Statutes 2006 354A.11

Governing board of a pension plan, see Board of trustees under this topic

Governing body rules and policies

Defined as plan documents, Minn. Statutes 2006 356A.01

Governmental subdivisions, duties, see Employers under this topic

Grievance awards, exclusion from salary, Minn. Statutes 2006 354A.011

Heirs, payments to, refunds after death, Minn. Statutes 2006 354A.35

Insurance, public employees program, Minn. Statutes 2006 43A.316, 2006 356.87

Interest rates

Actuarial valuations, Minn. Statutes 2006 356.215

Deferred annuities augmentation, Minn. Statutes 2006 354A.37

Forfeited service, refund repayments, Minn. Statutes 2006 356.44

Medical leave, contributions, Minn. Statutes 2006 354A.096

Military or uniformed service credit purchase, Minn. Statutes 2006 354A.093

Payroll deductions, shortages, Minn. Statutes 2006 354A.12

Reemployment earnings limitation, excess amounts, Minn. Statutes 2006 356.47

Refund repayments, Minn. Statutes 2006 354A.38

Refunds, Minn. Statutes 2006 354A.35, 2006 354A.37

Investment of funds

Authorized investments, Minn. Statutes 2006 354A.08, 2006 356.64, 2006 356A.06

Excess investment earnings percentage adjustment, Minn. Statutes 2006 354A.29

Fiduciaries, duties, Minn. Statutes 2006 356A.02, 2006 356A.06

Investment expenses, Minn. Statutes 2006 354A.12, 2006 356.215

Policy statement, Minn. Statutes 2006 356.219

Reports about, Minn. Statutes 2006 356.219

Requirements, generally, Minn. Statutes 2006 356A.06

Joint and survivor annuities

Bounce back annuities, Minn. Statutes 2006 354A.32

Establishment, Minn. Statutes 2006 354A.32

Survivor benefits, modification, Minn. Statutes 2006 354A.35

Lawsuits, breach of fiduciary duty, Minn. Statutes 2006 356A.12

Leaves of absence

Extended leave, Minn. Statutes 2006 136F.43, 2006 354A.091

Maternity leave, Minn. Statutes 2006 354A.095

Medical leave, Minn. Statutes 2006 354A.096

Military or uniformed service, Minn. Statutes 2006 354A.093

Parental/parenting leave, Minn. Statutes 2006 354A.095

Sabbatical leave, Minn. Statutes 2006 354A.011, 2006 354A.092

Legal settlements, exclusion from salary, Minn. Statutes 2006 354A.011

Legislative proposals, Minn. Statutes 2006 356B.05

Liability

Cofiduciaries, Minn. Statutes 2006 356A.10

Unfunded actuarial accrued liability, Minn. Statutes 2006 356.215, 2006 356.22

Loans, authorized real estate investments, Minn. Statutes 2006 356.64

Local governmental entity, Saint Paul Teachers Retirement Fund Association defined as, Minn. Statutes 2006 354A.021

Lump sum payments, Minn. Statutes 2006 356.47

Mail and mailing

Benefit distribution notice, Minn. Statutes 2006 356.001

Retirement annuities, information, completed applications, Minn. Statutes 2006 356.46

Mandatory retirement, Minn. Statutes 2006 354A.21

Maternity leave

Certification, Minn. Statutes 2006 354A.095

Employee and employer contributions, Minn. Statutes 2006 354A.095

Prior service credit purchase, Minn. Statutes 2006 354A.095

Medical leave, Minn. Statutes 2006 354A.096

Meetings

Articles of incorporation, amendments, Minn. Statutes 2006 354A.12

Bylaws, amendments, Minn. Statutes 2006 354A.12

Open Meeting Law, see OPEN MEETING LAW

Member contributions

Changes in, Minn. Statutes 2006 353.27

Employers, pick up after 1982, Minn. Statutes 2006 356.62

Extended leaves of absence, Minn. Statutes 2006 354A.091

Federal compensation limits, Minn. Statutes 2006 356.611

Generally, Minn. Statutes 2006 354A.12

Maternity leave, Minn. Statutes 2006 354A.095

Medical leave, Minn. Statutes 2006 354A.096

Military or uniformed service credit purchase, Minn. Statutes 2006 354A.093

Parental/parenting leave, Minn. Statutes 2006 354A.095

Part-time teachers, Minn. Statutes 2006 354A.094

Reports about, Minn. Statutes 2006 356.62

Sabbatical leave, Minn. Statutes 2006 354A.092

Transfer to IRAP, Minn. Statutes 2006 354B.32

Wrongful discharges, service credit, Minn. Statutes 2006 356.50

Members

Actuarial valuations, Minn. Statutes 2006 356.215

Age and identity, proof, Minn. Statutes 2006 354A.31

Basic members, Minn. Statutes 2006 354A.011

Charter school teachers, Minn. Statutes 2006 124D.10

Contributions, right to transfer to IRAP, notice, Minn. Statutes 2006 354B.32

Coordinated members, Minn. Statutes 2006 354A.011, 2006 356B.05

Data, initial reports, payroll period reports, Minn. Statutes 2006 354A.12

Death caused by surviving beneficiary, loss of survivor benefits, Minn. Statutes 2006 356.406

Definitions

Generally, Minn. Statutes 2006 354A.011

Loss of survivor benefits, Minn. Statutes 2006 356.406

Public pension fiduciary responsibility, Minn. Statutes 2006 356A.01

Social Security law, Minn. Statutes 2006 355.01

Eligibility, Minn. Statutes 2006 354A.05

Employment condition, Minn. Statutes 2006 354B.22

Exclusion by other plans, Minn. Statutes 2006 352.01, 2006 353.01, 2006 354.41, 2006 354A.011

Exclusions from coverage, members of other teacher retirement plans, Minn. Statutes 2006 354A.011

Marriage dissolution actions, information requirements, Minn. Statutes 2006 356.49

Payments by, Minn. Statutes 2006 354A.12, 2006 356.551

Payments to, benefit distribution upon plan termination, Minn. Statutes 2006 356.001

Proof of death, Minn. Statutes 2006 356.001

Reports received, Minn. Statutes 2006 356.20, 2006 356.47, 2006 356.62, 2006 356A.07

Representatives of, application for annuities, Minn. Statutes 2006 354A.31

Substitute teachers, members acting as, Minn. Statutes 2006 354A.094

Military or uniformed service leave of absence, Minn. Statutes 2006 354A.093, 2006 354A.097

Normal retirement annuities, see Retirement annuities under this topic

Notice given

Benefit distribution, Minn. Statutes 2006 356.001

Investment restrictions, Minn. Statutes 2006 356A.06

Payroll deductions, shortages, Minn. Statutes 2006 354A.12

Supplemental administrative expense assessments, disclosure, Minn. Statutes 2006 354A.12

Optional annuities

Disability benefits, see same under this topic

Generally, Minn. Statutes 2006 354A.32

Information summaries, distribution, Minn. Statutes 2006 356.46

Joint and survivor annuities, Minn. Statutes 2006 354A.32, 2006 354A.35

Lump sum payments, Minn. Statutes 2006 354A.34

Social Security leveling adjustment option, Minn. Statutes 2006 354A.33

Supplemental needs trusts, Minn. Statutes 2006 356.465

Organization and governance, Minn. Statutes 2006 354A.021

Parental/parenting leave, Minn. Statutes 2006 354A.095

Part-time teachers

Employee and employer contributions, Minn. Statutes 2006 122A.47

Generally, Minn. Statutes 2006 354A.094

Payments by

Actuarial costs, Minn. Statutes 2006 356.214

Allowable expenses, Minn. Statutes 2006 356.001

Audit and examination costs, Minn. Statutes 2006 354A.021

Benefit distribution upon plan termination, Minn. Statutes 2006 356.001

Excess investment earnings percentage adjustment, Minn. Statutes 2006 354A.29

Fiduciaries, duties, Minn. Statutes 2006 356A.02

Health insurance premiums, Minn. Statutes 2006 356.87

Payments to

Amortization state aid requirements, Minn. Statutes 2006 126C.41, 2006 423A.02

Health insurance, administrative expenses, Minn. Statutes 2006 356.87

Prior service credit, see same under this topic

Payroll deductions, Minn. Statutes 2006 354A.12

Plan documents, copies to members, Minn. Statutes 2006 356A.07

Portability with other retirement plans

Duluth Teachers Retirement Fund Association, Minn. Statutes 2006 354A.39

Legislators retirement plan, Minn. Statutes 2006 3A.12

Minneapolis Employees Retirement Fund, Minn. Statutes 2006 422A.16

Minnesota State Retirement System, Minn. Statutes 2006 352.72

Public Employees Retirement Association, Minn. Statutes 2006 353.71

Teachers Retirement Association, Minn. Statutes 2006 354.60

Unclassified employees retirement plan, Minn. Statutes 2006 352D.12

Vesting portability, Minn. Statutes 2006 354A.39

Postretirement adjustments

Generally, Minn. Statutes 2006 354A.29, 2006 354A.42

Lump-sum payments, conversion to monthly annuity, Minn. Statutes 2006 356.431

Payment, Minn. Statutes 2006 356.42

Postretirement income, reports about, Minn. Statutes 2006 354A.31

Prior service contributions, transfer to unclassified employees retirement plan, Minn. Statutes 2006 352D.12

Prior service credit

Purchases

Executive director, duties, Minn. Statutes 2006 356.551

Maternity leave or break in service, Minn. Statutes 2006 354A.095

Military or uniformed service, Minn. Statutes 2006 354A.097

Parental or family leave, Minn. Statutes 2006 354A.095

Payment amount, determination, Minn. Statutes 2006 356.551

Post-July 1, 2003, Minn. Statutes 2006 356.551

Reserves requirements, Minn. Statutes 2006 356.30

Strike periods, Minn. Statutes 2006 356.195

Technical colleges faculty, transfer of coverage, effect, Minn. Statutes 2006 354B.21

Proportionate retirement annuities, Minn. Statutes 2006 356.32

Public employees insurance program, Minn. Statutes 2006 43A.316, 2006 356.87

Purpose, Minn. Statutes 2006 356.001

Real property, authority to accept or invest in, Minn. Statutes 2006 354A.08

Recommendations by

Proposed legislation, Minn. Statutes 2006 356B.05

Records and record keeping

Fiduciaries, duties, Minn. Statutes 2006 356A.02

Investments, liquidity documentation, Minn. Statutes 2006 356A.06

Optional annuities, Minn. Statutes 2006 354A.32, 2006 354A.33

Reemployment earnings limitation, excess amounts, Minn. Statutes 2006 356.47

Reduced retirement annuity, see Early retirement under this topic

Reemployment earnings limitation, Minn. Statutes 2006 354A.31, 2006 356.47

Refunds

Amounts up to 1,500 dollars, Minn. Statutes 2006 354A.35

Automatic deposit, Minn. Statutes 2006 356.401

Basic program, Minn. Statutes 2006 354A.23

Death before retirement, Minn. Statutes 2006 354A.35

Deferred annuities, see same under this topic

Generally, Minn. Statutes 2006 354A.37

Guaranteed refund annuity, Minn. Statutes 2006 354A.32

Interest rates, Minn. Statutes 2006 354A.35

Repayment to

Combined service annuities, Minn. Statutes 2006 356.30

Forfeited service credit, Minn. Statutes 2006 356.44

Generally, Minn. Statutes 2006 354A.38

Individual retirement accounts, using, Minn. Statutes 2006 356.441

Legislators retirement plan, Minn. Statutes 2006 3A.12

Minneapolis Employees Retirement Fund, Minn. Statutes 2006 422A.22

Minnesota State Retirement System, Minn. Statutes 2006 352.72

Public Employees Retirement Association, Minn. Statutes 2006 353.71

Qualified annuities, using, Minn. Statutes 2006 356.441

Requirements, Minn. Statutes 2006 356.441

Service credit, effect on, Minn. Statutes 2006 354A.37

Teachers Retirement Association, Minn. Statutes 2006 354.50

Unclassified Employees Retirement Association, Minn. Statutes 2006 352D.12

Service credit termination, Minn. Statutes 2006 354A.38

Reports given

Actuarial valuations, Minn. Statutes 2006 354A.021, 2006 356.215

Annual report, Minn. Statutes 2006 354A.12

Articles of incorporation, proposed amendments, Minn. Statutes 2006 354A.12

Bylaws, proposed amendments, Minn. Statutes 2006 354A.12

Experience studies, Minn. Statutes 2006 354A.021, 2006 356.215

Financial reports, Minn. Statutes 2006 356.20, 2006 356.23

Investment of funds, Minn. Statutes 2006 356.219

Marriage dissolution actions, pension benefits or rights, Minn. Statutes 2006 356.49

Postretirement adjustments, Minn. Statutes 2006 356.42

Reemployment earnings limitation, excess amounts, Minn. Statutes 2006 356.47

State auditor, duties, Minn. Statutes 2006 356.219

Timing of reports, Minn. Statutes 2006 356.219

Representation, Salary Study Advisory Committee, Minn. Statutes 2006 356B.05

Reserves, prior service credit purchases, Minn. Statutes 2006 356.30

Retirees

Payments by, supplemental administrative expenses, assessments, Minn. Statutes 2006 354A.12

Substitute teachers, employment as, Minn. Statutes 2006 354A.21

Technical college system retirees, reemployment earnings limitation, exception, Minn. Statutes 2006 354A.31

Retirement annuities

Accrual, Minn. Statutes 2006 354A.31

Age, Minn. Statutes 2006 354A.011, 2006 354A.31

Amount, computation, Minn. Statutes 2006 354A.31, 2006 354A.40

Amount, formula, Minn. Statutes 2006 352.115

Application for, Minn. Statutes 2006 354A.31

Benefits, Minn. Statutes 2006 354.44

Completed applications, copies to spouses, Minn. Statutes 2006 356.46

Definitions, Minn. Statutes 2006 354A.011, 2006 356.46

Early retirement, see same under this topic

Exemption from process, Minn. Statutes 2006 356.401

Health insurance premiums, withholding, Minn. Statutes 2006 356.87

Improved benefits, former coordinated members, reemployment, Minn. Statutes 2006 354A.31

Normal coordinated retirement annuity, Minn. Statutes 2006 354A.31

Optional annuities, Minn. Statutes 2006 356.46

PERA, termination of membership, Minn. Statutes 2006 353.29

Postretirement adjustments, Minn. Statutes 2006 356.42

Postretirement income, reports about, Minn. Statutes 2006 354A.31

Proportionate retirement annuities, Minn. Statutes 2006 354A.21, 2006 356.32

Reemployment earnings limitation, Minn. Statutes 2006 354A.31, 2006 356.47

Representatives of members, duties, Minn. Statutes 2006 354A.31

Retirement benefit formula percentage, Minn. Statutes 2006 354A.31, 2006 356.315

Rollover election, Minn. Statutes 2006 356.47

Service credit, Minn. Statutes 2006 354A.011, 2006 354A.31

Simultaneous payment of survivor benefits, Minn. Statutes 2006 356.40

Supporting documents, Minn. Statutes 2006 354A.31

Retirement fund

Creation, Minn. Statutes 2006 354A.021

Credits to, Minn. Statutes 2006 356.65

Deposits to, Minn. Statutes 2006 354A.021, 2006 354A.12

Disbursements from, Minn. Statutes 2006 354A.021, 2006 354A.09

Retirement plan alternatives

Technical colleges faculty, Minn. Statutes 2006 354B.21

Rule of 90, eligibility, Minn. Statutes 2006 353.30, 2006 354A.31

Sabbatical leave, Minn. Statutes 2006 354A.011, 2006 354A.092

Salary, see Compensation and salaries under this topic

School districts, new or returning employees, Minn. Statutes 2006 354A.12

Service credit

Combined service annuities, Minn. Statutes 2006 356.30

Combined service benefits, Minn. Statutes 2006 356.302, 2006 356.303

Coordinated members, generally, Minn. Statutes 2006 354A.31

Coordinated service, Minn. Statutes 2006 354A.011, 2006 354A.40

Disability benefits, Minn. Statutes 2006 354A.36

Early retirement, Minn. Statutes 2006 354A.31

Extended leaves of absence, Minn. Statutes 2006 354A.091

Forfeited service, refund repayments, Minn. Statutes 2006 356.44

Maternity leave, see same under this topic

Medical leave, restriction, Minn. Statutes 2006 354A.096

Military or uniformed service, Minn. Statutes 2006 354A.093, 2006 354A.097

Parental/parenting leave, Minn. Statutes 2006 354A.095

Part-time teaching service, Minn. Statutes 2006 354A.094

Pre-1978 service, computation of benefits, Minn. Statutes 2006 354A.40

Proportionate retirement annuities, Minn. Statutes 2006 356.32

Purchase procedures, see Prior service credit under this topic

Restored service credit, Minn. Statutes 2006 356.44

Retirement annuities, salary calculations, Minn. Statutes 2006 354A.011

Sabbatical leave, Minn. Statutes 2006 354A.092

Survivor benefits, Minn. Statutes 2006 354A.35

Technical college system retirees, reemployment, Minn. Statutes 2006 354A.31

Termination, Minn. Statutes 2006 354A.38

Wrongful discharges, Minn. Statutes 2006 356.50

Social Security

Benefits, Minn. Statutes 2006 355.01 to 2006 355.03

Leveling adjustment option, Minn. Statutes 2006 354A.33

Spousal maintenance, income withholding, Minn. Statutes 2006 354A.11

Spouses

Notarized signatures, Minn. Statutes 2006 354A.31

Retirement annuities, Minn. Statutes 2006 356.46

Surviving spouses, Minn. Statutes 2006 356.303

Survivor benefits, see same under this topic

State aid

Amortization state aid requirements, Minn. Statutes 2006 126C.41, 2006 423A.02

Reports about, Finance Department, Minn. Statutes 2006 16A.06

Special direct state aid, Minn. Statutes 2006 354A.12

Termination, Minn. Statutes 2006 354A.12

Withholding, investment reporting noncompliance, Minn. Statutes 2006 356.219

Statutes of limitations

Breach of fiduciary duty, Minn. Statutes 2006 356A.12

Substitute teachers

Extended leaves of absence, teaching during, Minn. Statutes 2006 354A.091

Part-time teachers, Minn. Statutes 2006 354A.094

Retirees, employment as, Minn. Statutes 2006 354A.21

Successor organizations, Minn. Statutes 2006 356.20, 2006 356.215

Supplemental needs trusts, optional annuity, Minn. Statutes 2006 356.465

Surviving spouses

Payments to, Minn. Statutes 2006 356.42, 2006 356.47

Survivor benefits, see same under this topic

Survivor benefits

Beneficiaries charged or convicted of causing member's death, Minn. Statutes 2006 356.406

Combined service survivor benefits, Minn. Statutes 2006 356.303

Deferred annuities, Minn. Statutes 2006 354A.35, 2006 354A.37, 2006 356.30

Exemption from process, Minn. Statutes 2006 356.401

Generally, Minn. Statutes 2006 354A.35

Health insurance premiums, withholding, Minn. Statutes 2006 356.87

Joint and survivor annuities, Minn. Statutes 2006 354A.32, 2006 354A.35

Optional survivors annuity, defined, Minn. Statutes 2006 354A.011

Postretirement adjustments, Minn. Statutes 2006 356.42

Simultaneous payment of retirement annuities, Minn. Statutes 2006 356.40

Survivors, data, classification, disclosure, Minn. Statutes 2006 13.632

Tax sheltered annuity program and fund, Minn. Statutes 2006 354A.021

Termination of plan or fund, Minn. Statutes 2006 356.001

Termination of teaching service

Extended leaves of absence, effect, Minn. Statutes 2006 354A.091

Proportionate retirement annuity, entitlement, Minn. Statutes 2006 354A.21

Refunds, see same under this topic

Transfer of funds, IRAP, transfers to, Minn. Statutes 2006 354B.32

Trust, establishment as, Minn. Statutes 2006 354A.021

Trustees, see Board of trustees under this topic

Unfunded actuarial accrued liability

Actuarial valuations, Minn. Statutes 2006 356.215, 2006 356.22

Amortization state aid, local relief associations, reallocation, Minn. Statutes 2006 423A.02

Vesting requirements

Part-time teachers, Minn. Statutes 2006 354A.094

Portability with other retirement plans, Minn. Statutes 2006 354A.39

Service credit, see same under this topic

Violations and penalties

Fiduciaries violations, service prohibition, Minn. Statutes 2006 356A.03, 2006 609B.177

Investment reporting, noncompliance, Minn. Statutes 2006 356.219

Members' data reports, violations, Minn. Statutes 2006 354A.12

Surviving beneficiaries, charge or conviction of causing member's death, Minn. Statutes 2006 356.406

Waivers, state aid or appropriations, withholding for investment reporting noncompliance, Minn. Statutes 2006 356.219

Wrongful discharges, Minn. Statutes 2006 356.50

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