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PUBLIC EMPLOYEES POLICE AND FIRE FUND

See also FIRE DEPARTMENTS; FIREFIGHTERS; LOCAL FIREFIGHTER RELIEF ASSOCIATIONS; LOCAL POLICE RELIEF ASSOCIATIONS; PEACE OFFICERS; RETIREMENT PLANS

Access to data, marriage dissolution actions, Minn. Statutes 2008 356.49

Accounting and bookkeeping

Financial and actuarial reporting practices, Minn. Statutes 2008 356.20, 2008 356.215

Local relief association consolidation accounts, Minn. Statutes 2008 353A.09

Refund repayments, Minn. Statutes 2008 356.441

Accumulated contributions, abandoned amounts, disposition, Minn. Statutes 2008 356.65

Actuarial valuations

Alternative valuations, Minn. Statutes 2008 356.23

Copies, Minn. Statutes 2008 356A.07

Employee/employer contributions, changes in, Minn. Statutes 2008 353.27

Financial reporting requirements, Minn. Statutes 2008 356.20

Generally, Minn. Statutes 2008 356.214, 2008 356.215

Legislature, rights, Minn. Statutes 2008 356.22

Local relief consolidation accounts, merger, final funded status, Minn. Statutes 2008 353.665

Supplemental actuarial valuations, Minn. Statutes 2008 356.23

Actuaries

Actuarial valuations, see same under this topic

Approved actuaries, Minn. Statutes 2008 356.214, 2008 356.215

Contracts, Minn. Statutes 2008 356.214

Duties, Minn. Statutes 2008 356.214

Administration, expenses, Minn. Statutes 2008 356.215

Age of retirement

Disability benefits, Minn. Statutes 2008 353.656

Generally, Minn. Statutes 2008 353.651

Normal retirement age, Minn. Statutes 2008 353.01, 2008 354A.011, 2008 356.403

Proportionate retirement annuities, Minn. Statutes 2008 356.32

Survivor benefits, Minn. Statutes 2008 353.657

Amortization state aid, additional, Minn. Statutes 2008 423A.02

Annuities

Abandoned amounts, disposition, Minn. Statutes 2008 356.65

Bounce back annuities, Minn. Statutes 2008 353.30

Combined service annuities, Minn. Statutes 2008 356.30

Deferred annuities, Minn. Statutes 2008 353.68, 2008 356.30

Early retirement, see same under this topic

Exemption from process, Minn. Statutes 2008 356.401

Increases, automatic, Minn. Statutes 2008 353.30

Joint and survivor annuities, Minn. Statutes 2008 353.30, 2008 353.657, 2008 356.46

Normal retirement annuities, see same under this topic

Optional annuities, Minn. Statutes 2008 353.656, 2008 356.46

Payment, date, Minn. Statutes 2008 356.40

Proportionate retirement annuities, Minn. Statutes 2008 356.32

Qualified annuities, using for refund repayments, Minn. Statutes 2008 356.441

Reduction to recover overpayments, Minn. Statutes 2008 353.656

Repayment, wrongful discharges, Minn. Statutes 2008 356.50

Appeals procedure, Minn. Statutes 2008 356.96

Appeals, disability benefits, denials, Minn. Statutes 2008 353.656

Applicable service, defined, Minn. Statutes 2008 353.01

Appropriations to, withholding

Investment reporting noncompliance, Minn. Statutes 2008 356.219

Assets

Definitions, Minn. Statutes 2008 356.215

Excess assets over actuarial accrued liability, amortization, Minn. Statutes 2008 356.215

Investment diversification, Minn. Statutes 2008 356A.06

Limitations on use, Minn. Statutes 2008 356.63

Local relief consolidation accounts, merger, Minn. Statutes 2008 353.665

Market valuation method, Minn. Statutes 2008 356.215

Residual amounts, local relief consolidation accounts, merger, Minn. Statutes 2008 353.665

Title, holding, Minn. Statutes 2008 356A.06

Unneeded assets, certification, Minn. Statutes 2008 11A.23

Audits and examinations, financial reporting, Minn. Statutes 2008 356.20

Beneficiaries, payments to

Benefit distribution upon plan termination, Minn. Statutes 2008 356.001

Postretirement adjustments, unpaid amounts, Minn. Statutes 2008 356.42

Refunds, Minn. Statutes 2008 353.657

Benefit plan, Minn. Statutes 2008 353A.02, 2008 353A.08 to 2008 353A.083

Benefits

Abandoned amounts, disposition, Minn. Statutes 2008 356.65

Benefit provisions summary, Minn. Statutes 2008 356A.07

Combined service benefits, Minn. Statutes 2008 356.302, 2008 356.303

Definitions, Minn. Statutes 2008 356A.01

Disability benefits, see same under this topic

Eligible rollover distributions, Minn. Statutes 2008 356.635

Exemption from process, Minn. Statutes 2008 356.401

Fiduciaries, duties, Minn. Statutes 2008 356A.02

Increases, automatic, Minn. Statutes 2008 353.30

Internal Revenue Code compliance, Minn. Statutes 2008 356.635

Local relief association consolidation accounts, Minn. Statutes 2008 353.659

Maximum benefit limitations, Minn. Statutes 2008 356.611

Members' nonforfeitable interest, Minn. Statutes 2008 356.001

Payment, date, Minn. Statutes 2008 356.40

Salary base, Minn. Statutes 2008 423A.01

Survivor benefits, see same under this topic

Termination of plan or fund, procedures, Minn. Statutes 2008 356.001

Termination or denial, Minn. Statutes 2008 356.96

Bounce back annuities, Minn. Statutes 2008 353.30

Breach of fiduciary duty

Cofiduciaries, liability, Minn. Statutes 2008 356A.10

Generally, Minn. Statutes 2008 356A.09

Indemnification, Minn. Statutes 2008 356A.11

Lawsuits, Minn. Statutes 2008 356A.12

Buybacks

Leaves of absence, authorized, Minn. Statutes 2008 353.0161

Local relief associations, Minn. Statutes 2008 353A.10

Military or uniformed service credit, Minn. Statutes 2008 353.01

Prior service credit, Minn. Statutes 2008 356.30, 2008 356.95

Service credit, wrongful discharges, Minn. Statutes 2008 356.50

Service credit purchase procedures, strike periods, Minn. Statutes 2008 356.195

Certificates and certification

Economic interest statements, list of filings, Minn. Statutes 2008 356A.06

Unneeded assets, Minn. Statutes 2008 11A.23

Chief administrative officer, duties, see Executive director under PUBLIC EMPLOYEES RETIREMENT ASSOCIATION (PERA)

Cofiduciaries

Duties, generally, Minn. Statutes 2008 356A.10

Liability, Minn. Statutes 2008 356A.10

Service of process on, Minn. Statutes 2008 356A.12

Combined service annuities, Minn. Statutes 2008 356.30

Combined service disability benefits, Minn. Statutes 2008 356.302

Combined service survivor benefits, Minn. Statutes 2008 356.303

Compensation and salaries

Definitions, Minn. Statutes 2008 353.01, 2008 353.651

Fiduciaries, Minn. Statutes 2008 356A.06, 2008 356A.08

Salary base, Minn. Statutes 2008 423A.01

Contested cases

Adverse determinations, eligibility, benefits, or other rights, Minn. Statutes 2008 356A.07

Appeals of benefit termination or denial, Minn. Statutes 2008 356.96

Continuing education, fiduciaries, Minn. Statutes 2008 356A.13

Contributions to more than one public retirement plan, Minn. Statutes 2008 353.01, 2008 354.094

Copies, plan documents, summaries, and reports, Minn. Statutes 2008 356A.07

Costs, payment, local relief association consolidation, Minn. Statutes 2008 353A.07

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

Credits to, abandoned contributions, annuities, or benefits, Minn. Statutes 2008 356.65

Custodian bank accounts, establishment, Minn. Statutes 2008 356.001

Data, access, marriage dissolution actions, Minn. Statutes 2008 356.49

Decedents estates, payments to

Postretirement adjustments, unpaid amounts, Minn. Statutes 2008 356.42

Refunds, Minn. Statutes 2008 353.657

Dedicated fund, uses, Minn. Statutes 2008 356.63

Deferred annuities

Amount, computation, Minn. Statutes 2008 353.68

Augmentation, Minn. Statutes 2008 353.68, 2008 353E.05, 2008 356.30

Local relief consolidation accounts, merger, Minn. Statutes 2008 353.665

Deferred compensation, see STATE DEFERRED COMPENSATION PLAN

Definitions

Actuarial valuations, Minn. Statutes 2008 356.215

Local relief association consolidation, Minn. Statutes 2008 353A.02

Loss of survivor benefits, Minn. Statutes 2008 356.406

Police or fire state aid, Minn. Statutes 2008 69.011

Public Employees Retirement Association, Minn. Statutes 2008 353.01, 2008 353.651

Public pension fiduciary responsibility, Minn. Statutes 2008 356A.01, 2008 356A.06

Teachers retirement, Saint Paul and Duluth, Minn. Statutes 2008 354A.011

Dependent children, see Survivor benefits under this topic

Depositories, designation, Minn. Statutes 2008 356A.06

Deposits to, Minn. Statutes 2008 353.65

Disability benefits

Adjustments, certain recipients, Minn. Statutes 2008 356.41

Combined service disability benefits, Minn. Statutes 2008 356.302

Disability determination procedures, Minn. Statutes 2008 353.031

Generally, Minn. Statutes 2008 353.656

Health insurance premiums, withholding, Minn. Statutes 2008 356.87

Local relief consolidation accounts, merger, Minn. Statutes 2008 353.665

Medical advisor, duties, Minn. Statutes 2008 353.031

Offsets, Minn. Statutes 2008 353.652, 2008 353.656

Optional annuities, see same under this topic

Postretirement adjustments, Minn. Statutes 2008 356.42

Postretirement interest rate adjustments, Minn. Statutes 2008 353.71, 2008 356.215

Reports about, Minn. Statutes 2008 353.33

Retirement benefit formula percentage, Minn. Statutes 2008 353.656, 2008 356.315

Rice County correctional officers, offsets, Minn. Statutes 2008 353.652

Supplemental needs trusts, Minn. Statutes 2008 356.465

Wrongful discharges, effect on, Minn. Statutes 2008 356.50

Disclosure

Actuarial valuations, Minn. Statutes 2008 356.215

Fiduciaries, Minn. Statutes 2008 356A.03, 2008 356A.06

Financial reporting requirements, Minn. Statutes 2008 356.20

Dissolution of marriage, retirement benefits or rights

Information regarding, Minn. Statutes 2008 356.49

Early retirement

Actuarial reduction, Minn. Statutes 2008 352.116

Actuarial valuations, Minn. Statutes 2008 353.30

Age, Minn. Statutes 2008 353.651

Combined service, Minn. Statutes 2008 353.71

Coordinated benefits, Minn. Statutes 2008 354A.31

Eligibility, Minn. Statutes 2008 353.30

Years of service, Minn. Statutes 2008 353.651

Economic interest statements, fiduciaries, Minn. Statutes 2008 356A.06

Election of coverage

Local relief consolidation accounts, merger, Minn. Statutes 2008 353.665

Employee contributions

Amount, Minn. Statutes 2008 353.65

Changes in, Minn. Statutes 2008 353.27

Cost ratio, policy of state, Minn. Statutes 2008 353.63

Employers, pick up after 1982, Minn. Statutes 2008 356.62

Federal compensation limits, Minn. Statutes 2008 356.611

Hennepin Healthcare System emergency medical personnel, Minn. Statutes 2008 353.64

Local relief consolidation accounts, merger, Minn. Statutes 2008 353.665

Metropolitan Council transit police officers, Minn. Statutes 2008 353.64

Municipalities, Minn. Statutes 2008 423A.01

Public Employees Retirement Association, duties, Minn. Statutes 2008 353.65

Reports about, Minn. Statutes 2008 356.62

Volunteer ambulance service personnel, Minn. Statutes 2008 353.86

Volunteer firefighters, Minn. Statutes 2008 353.87

Workers' compensation recipients, service credit, Minn. Statutes 2008 353.01

Wrongful discharges, service credit, Minn. Statutes 2008 356.50

Employees of the retirement plan

Indemnification, breach of fiduciary duty, Minn. Statutes 2008 356A.11

Employer contributions

Amount, Minn. Statutes 2008 353.65

Changes in, Minn. Statutes 2008 353.27

Cost ratio, policy of state, Minn. Statutes 2008 353.63

Failure to pay, collection process, Minn. Statutes 2008 353.28

Financing options, administrative costs, Minn. Statutes 2008 353.28

Generally, Minn. Statutes 2008 353.64

Interest rates, Minn. Statutes 2008 353.28

Local relief consolidation accounts, merger, Minn. Statutes 2008 353.665

Metropolitan Airports Commission, application of state aid toward, Minn. Statutes 2008 69.031

Municipal contributions, minimum obligation, Minn. Statutes 2008 423A.01

Police state aid, applying toward, Minn. Statutes 2008 69.031

Public Employees Retirement Association, duties, Minn. Statutes 2008 353.65

Volunteer ambulance service personnel, Minn. Statutes 2008 353.86

Volunteer firefighters, Minn. Statutes 2008 353.87

Workers' compensation recipients, service credit, Minn. Statutes 2008 353.01

Wrongful discharges, service credit, Minn. Statutes 2008 356.50

Employers

Benefit provision summaries, duties, Minn. Statutes 2008 356A.07

Certificates and certification, Minn. Statutes 2008 353.88

Certifying to, Minn. Statutes 2008 353.28

Dissolution, allocation of receivables, Minn. Statutes 2008 356.98

Employer contributions, see same under this topic

Financial reports, Minn. Statutes 2008 356.20

Hennepin Healthcare System, Minn. Statutes 2008 353.64

Metropolitan Airports Commission, Minn. Statutes 2008 353.64

Metropolitan Council, Minn. Statutes 2008 353.64

Military Affairs Department, Minn. Statutes 2008 353.64

Payments by, prior service credit purchases, Minn. Statutes 2008 356.551

Payroll deductions, Minn. Statutes 2008 353.65

Reports given

Employee contribution pick ups, Minn. Statutes 2008 356.62

Wrongful discharges, Minn. Statutes 2008 356.50

Sheriffs' association, Minn. Statutes 2008 353.64

Employing units, duties, see Employers under this topic

Establishment, Minn. Statutes 2008 353.65

Exclusions from coverage

Elected or appointed public officers, membership continuation, Minn. Statutes 2008 353.64

Excluded employees, Minn. Statutes 2008 353.01

University of Minnesota police officers, Minn. Statutes 2008 353.64

Executive director

Benefit termination or denial, appeals, Minn. Statutes 2008 356.96

Experience studies, Minn. Statutes 2008 356.214, 2008 356.215

Fiduciaries

Activities, generally, Minn. Statutes 2008 356A.02

Assets, title, Minn. Statutes 2008 356A.06

Breach of conduct or duties, Minn. Statutes 2008 356A.09 to 2008 356A.12

Compensation and salaries, Minn. Statutes 2008 356A.06, 2008 356A.08

Continuing education, Minn. Statutes 2008 356A.13

Definitions, Minn. Statutes 2008 356A.01

Direct or indirect profits, Minn. Statutes 2008 356A.06

Disclosure, Minn. Statutes 2008 356A.03, 2008 356A.06

Duties, Minn. Statutes 2008 356A.02, 2008 356A.04, 2008 356A.05

Economic interest statements, Minn. Statutes 2008 356A.06

Felony violations, documentation, service prohibition, Minn. Statutes 2008 356A.03, 2008 609B.177

Generally, Minn. Statutes 2008 356A.01 to 2008 356A.13

Investments, duties, Minn. Statutes 2008 356A.02, 2008 356A.06

Prohibited transactions, Minn. Statutes 2008 356A.06

Service of process on, Minn. Statutes 2008 356A.12

Standard of conduct, Minn. Statutes 2008 356A.04

Filing with

Postretirement adjustments, Minn. Statutes 2008 356.42

Proportionate retirement annuities, applications, Minn. Statutes 2008 356.32

Financial reports

Alternative reports, Minn. Statutes 2008 356.23

Copies, distribution, Minn. Statutes 2008 356.20, 2008 356A.07

Requirements, generally, Minn. Statutes 2008 356.20

Fines, local government employees

Eligibility, certification errors, penalties, Minn. Statutes 2008 353.88

Firefighters, see FIREFIGHTERS

Former members

Coordinated fund annuities, restriction, Minn. Statutes 2008 353.01

Marriage dissolution actions, information requirements, Minn. Statutes 2008 356.49

Former spouses, payments and survivor benefits, Minn. Statutes 2008 353.657

Full funding, established dates for, Minn. Statutes 2008 356.215

Funds and accounts

Custodian bank accounts, Minn. Statutes 2008 356.001

Dedicated fund, Minn. Statutes 2008 356.63

Generally, Minn. Statutes 2008 353.63 to 2008 353.68

Governing board of a pension plan

Defined, Minn. Statutes 2008 356A.01

Generally, see Board of trustees under PUBLIC EMPLOYEES RETIREMENT ASSOCIATION (PERA)

Governing body rules and policies

Defined as plan documents, Minn. Statutes 2008 356A.01

Governmental subdivisions, duties, see Employers under this topic

Guardians of minors, payments to, survivor benefits, Minn. Statutes 2008 353.657

Hennepin Healthcare System emergency medical personnel, Minn. Statutes 2008 353.64, 2008 353.656

Insurance or insurance companies law, exclusion, Minn. Statutes 2008 353.16

Insurance, public employees program, Minn. Statutes 2008 43A.316, 2008 356.87

Interest rates

Actuarial valuations, Minn. Statutes 2008 356.215

Employer contributions, Minn. Statutes 2008 353.28

Forfeited service, refund repayments, Minn. Statutes 2008 356.44

Postretirement adjustments, Minn. Statutes 2008 353.71, 2008 356.215

Refunds, Minn. Statutes 2008 353.87

Workers' compensation recipients, service credit contributions, Minn. Statutes 2008 353.01

Investment of funds

Fiduciaries, duties, Minn. Statutes 2008 356A.02, 2008 356A.06

Investment Board, duties, Minn. Statutes 2008 353B.05

Investment expenses, Minn. Statutes 2008 356.215

Local relief association consolidation accounts, Minn. Statutes 2008 353B.05

Policy statement, Minn. Statutes 2008 356.219

Reports about, Minn. Statutes 2008 356.219

Requirements, generally, Minn. Statutes 2008 356A.06

Joint and survivor annuities

Generally, Minn. Statutes 2008 353.30

Mandatory, Minn. Statutes 2008 356.46

Refunds, joint and survivor annuities in lieu of, Minn. Statutes 2008 353.657

Lawsuits, breach of fiduciary duty, Minn. Statutes 2008 356A.12

Liability

Cofiduciaries, Minn. Statutes 2008 356A.10

Local relief consolidation accounts, merger, Minn. Statutes 2008 353.665

Unfunded actuarial accrued liability, Minn. Statutes 2008 356.215, 2008 356.22

Mail and mailing

Benefit distribution notice, Minn. Statutes 2008 356.001

Retirement annuities, information, completed applications, Minn. Statutes 2008 356.46

Meetings, see OPEN MEETING LAW

Member contributions, see Employee contributions under this topic

Members

Actuarial valuations, Minn. Statutes 2008 356.215

Death caused by surviving beneficiary, loss of survivor benefits, Minn. Statutes 2008 356.406

Definitions, Minn. Statutes 2008 356.406, 2008 356A.01

Exclusion by other plans, MSRS, Minn. Statutes 2008 352.01

Exclusions from coverage, Minn. Statutes 2008 353.01, 2008 353.64

Generally, Minn. Statutes 2008 353.64

Marriage dissolution actions, information requirements, Minn. Statutes 2008 356.49

Payments by, prior service credit purchases, Minn. Statutes 2008 356.551

Payments to, benefit distribution upon plan termination, Minn. Statutes 2008 356.001

Police, post-1980 employees, Minn. Statutes 2008 423A.01

Proof of death, notice, Minn. Statutes 2008 356.001

Public safety, post-1980 employees, Minn. Statutes 2008 423A.01

Remarriage, effect on survivor benefits, Minn. Statutes 2008 356.407

Reports received, Minn. Statutes 2008 356.20, 2008 356.62, 2008 356A.07

Representation, PERA board of trustees, Minn. Statutes 2008 353.03

Salaried firefighters, post-1980 employees, Minn. Statutes 2008 423A.01

Volunteer ambulance service personnel, Minn. Statutes 2008 353.86

Volunteer firefighters, Minn. Statutes 2008 353.87

Merger, local relief association consolidation accounts, Minn. Statutes 2008 353.665

Military or uniformed service credit, Minn. Statutes 2008 353.01, 2008 356.635

Municipal contributions, see Employer contributions under this topic

Normal retirement annuities

Age, Minn. Statutes 2008 353.651

Amount, formula, Minn. Statutes 2008 352.115, 2008 353.651

Application for, Minn. Statutes 2008 353.656, 2008 353.67

Benefits, Minn. Statutes 2008 354.44

Coordinated benefits, Minn. Statutes 2008 354A.31

Early retirement, see same under this topic

Exemption from process, Minn. Statutes 2008 356.401

Generally, Minn. Statutes 2008 356.46

Health insurance premiums, withholding, Minn. Statutes 2008 356.87

Local relief consolidation accounts, merger, Minn. Statutes 2008 353.665

Offsets, Minn. Statutes 2008 353.652

PERA, termination of membership, Minn. Statutes 2008 353.29

Postretirement adjustments, Minn. Statutes 2008 356.42

Postretirement interest rate adjustments, Minn. Statutes 2008 353.71, 2008 356.215

Proportionate retirement annuities, Minn. Statutes 2008 356.32

Retirement benefit formula percentage, Minn. Statutes 2008 353.651, 2008 356.315

Rice County correctional officers, offsets, Minn. Statutes 2008 353.652

Service credit, salary calculations, Minn. Statutes 2008 354A.011

Simultaneous payment of survivor benefits, Minn. Statutes 2008 356.40

Years of service, Minn. Statutes 2008 353.651

Notice given

Benefit distribution, Minn. Statutes 2008 356.001

Investment restrictions, Minn. Statutes 2008 356A.06

Optional annuities

Generally, Minn. Statutes 2008 353.656

Information summaries, distribution, Minn. Statutes 2008 356.46

Joint and survivor annuities, Minn. Statutes 2008 353.30, 2008 353.657, 2008 356.46

Supplemental needs trusts, Minn. Statutes 2008 356.465

Payments by

Allowable expenses, Minn. Statutes 2008 356.001

Benefit distribution upon plan termination, Minn. Statutes 2008 356.001

Disbursements, generally, Minn. Statutes 2008 353.65

Fiduciaries, duties, Minn. Statutes 2008 356A.02

Health insurance premiums, Minn. Statutes 2008 356.87

Local relief association consolidation accounts, Minn. Statutes 2008 353B.05

Payments to, health insurance, administrative expenses, Minn. Statutes 2008 356.87

Payroll deductions, employee contributions, Minn. Statutes 2008 353.65

Peace officers, see PEACE OFFICERS

Plan documents, copies to members, Minn. Statutes 2008 356A.07

Policy of state, Minn. Statutes 2008 353.63

Portability with other retirement plans

Legislators retirement plan, Minn. Statutes 2008 3A.12

Minneapolis Employees Retirement Fund, Minn. Statutes 2008 422A.16

Minnesota State Retirement System, Minn. Statutes 2008 352.72

Public Employees Retirement Association, Minn. Statutes 2008 353.71

State Patrol retirement fund, Minn. Statutes 2008 352B.30

Teachers retirement, Saint Paul and Duluth, Minn. Statutes 2008 354A.39

Teachers Retirement Association, Minn. Statutes 2008 354.60

Postretirement adjustments

Generally, Minn. Statutes 2008 356.42

Interest rates, Minn. Statutes 2008 353.71, 2008 356.215

Lump-sum payments, conversion to monthly annuity, Minn. Statutes 2008 356.431

Payment after dissolution of postretirement investment fund, Minn. Statutes 2008 11A.181

Salary base, Minn. Statutes 2008 423A.01

Postretirement investment fund, participation

Generally, Minn. Statutes 2008 353.271

Local relief consolidation accounts, merger, Minn. Statutes 2008 353.665

Prior service credit, purchases

CETA service, Minn. Statutes 2008 356.95

Generally, Minn. Statutes 2008 356.551

Reserves requirements, Minn. Statutes 2008 356.30

Strike periods, Minn. Statutes 2008 356.195

Tribal peace officers, Minn. Statutes 2008 353.666

Proportionate retirement annuities, Minn. Statutes 2008 356.32

Public employees insurance program, Minn. Statutes 2008 43A.316, 2008 356.87

Public employees police and fire fund benefit plan, local relief association consolidation, Minn. Statutes 2008 353A.02, 2008 353A.08 to 2008 353A.083

Public Employees Retirement Association, generally, Minn. Statutes 2008 353.68

Purpose, Minn. Statutes 2008 356.001

Records and record keeping

Appeals of benefit termination or denial, Minn. Statutes 2008 356.96

Fiduciaries, duties, Minn. Statutes 2008 356A.02

Investments, liquidity documentation, Minn. Statutes 2008 356A.06

Local relief association consolidation accounts, Minn. Statutes 2008 353A.09

Refunds

Generally, Minn. Statutes 2008 353.657

Interest rates, Minn. Statutes 2008 353.87

Public Employees Retirement Association, Minn. Statutes 2008 353.34

Repayment to

Combined service annuities, Minn. Statutes 2008 356.30

Forfeited service credit, Minn. Statutes 2008 356.44

Individual retirement accounts, using, Minn. Statutes 2008 356.441

Legislators retirement plan, Minn. Statutes 2008 3A.12

Local relief associations, Minn. Statutes 2008 353A.10

Minneapolis Employees Retirement Fund, Minn. Statutes 2008 422A.22

Minnesota State Retirement System, Minn. Statutes 2008 352.72

Public Employees Retirement Association, Minn. Statutes 2008 353.71

Qualified annuities, using, Minn. Statutes 2008 356.441

Requirements, Minn. Statutes 2008 356.441

State Patrol retirement fund, Minn. Statutes 2008 352B.30

Teachers Retirement Association, Minn. Statutes 2008 354.50

Volunteer firefighters, Minn. Statutes 2008 353.87

Reports given

Actuarial valuations, Minn. Statutes 2008 356.215

Experience studies, Minn. Statutes 2008 356.215

Financial reports, Minn. Statutes 2008 356.20, 2008 356.23

Investment of funds, Minn. Statutes 2008 356.219

Marriage dissolution actions, pension benefits or rights, Minn. Statutes 2008 356.49

Postretirement adjustments, Minn. Statutes 2008 356.42

State auditor, duties, Minn. Statutes 2008 356.219

Reserves, prior service credit purchases, Minn. Statutes 2008 356.30

Retirement annuities, see Normal retirement annuities under this topic

Retirement plan alternatives

Active members, local relief consolidation accounts, merger, Minn. Statutes 2008 353.665

Police, post-1980 employees, Minn. Statutes 2008 423A.01

Salaried firefighters, post-1980 employees, Minn. Statutes 2008 423A.01

Sheriffs' association members, Minn. Statutes 2008 353.64

Volunteer ambulance service personnel, Minn. Statutes 2008 353.86

Volunteer firefighters, Minn. Statutes 2008 353.87

Rice County correctional officers, Minn. Statutes 2008 353.64, 2008 353.652

Rule of 90, eligibility, Minn. Statutes 2008 353.30

Service credit

Average salary calculations, Minn. Statutes 2008 354.05

Combined service annuities, Minn. Statutes 2008 356.30

Combined service benefits, Minn. Statutes 2008 356.302, 2008 356.303

Forfeited service, refund repayments, Minn. Statutes 2008 356.44

Local relief association service, purchase, Minn. Statutes 2008 353A.10

Military or uniformed service credit, Minn. Statutes 2008 356.635

Proportionate retirement annuities, Minn. Statutes 2008 356.32

Purchase procedures, strike periods, Minn. Statutes 2008 356.195

Restored service credit, Minn. Statutes 2008 356.44

Uncredited military service, purchase, Minn. Statutes 2008 353.01

Workers' compensation recipients, Minn. Statutes 2008 353.01

Wrongful discharges, Minn. Statutes 2008 356.50

Service pensions, salary base, Minn. Statutes 2008 423A.01

Social Security benefits

Exclusion, Minn. Statutes 2008 355.07

Rice County correctional officers, offset to other benefits, Minn. Statutes 2008 353.652

Spouses, retirement annuities, Minn. Statutes 2008 356.46

State aid

Amortization state aid, Minn. Statutes 2008 423A.02

Excess police state aid, failure to pay, collection process, Minn. Statutes 2008 353.28

Withholding, investment reporting noncompliance, Minn. Statutes 2008 356.219

Statutes of limitations, breach of fiduciary duty, Minn. Statutes 2008 356A.12

Successor organizations, Minn. Statutes 2008 356.20, 2008 356.215

Supplemental needs trusts, optional annuity, Minn. Statutes 2008 356.465

Surviving spouses

Former spouses, Minn. Statutes 2008 353.657

Payments to, postretirement adjustments, unpaid amounts, Minn. Statutes 2008 356.42

Survivor benefits

Adjustments, certain recipients, Minn. Statutes 2008 356.41

Beneficiaries charged or convicted of causing member's death, Minn. Statutes 2008 356.406

Combined service survivor benefits, Minn. Statutes 2008 356.303

Definitions, Minn. Statutes 2008 356.406

Exemption from process, Minn. Statutes 2008 356.401

Generally, Minn. Statutes 2008 353.657

Health insurance premiums, withholding, Minn. Statutes 2008 356.87

Local relief consolidation accounts, merger, Minn. Statutes 2008 353.665

Maximum family benefit, Minn. Statutes 2008 353.656, 2008 353.657

Post-1973 members, Minn. Statutes 2008 353.85

Postretirement adjustments, Minn. Statutes 2008 356.42

Postretirement interest rate adjustments, Minn. Statutes 2008 353.71, 2008 356.215

Remarriage, effect, Minn. Statutes 2008 356.407

Simultaneous payment of retirement annuities, Minn. Statutes 2008 356.40

Waivers, Minn. Statutes 2008 353.656

Termination of membership, volunteer firefighters, notice, Minn. Statutes 2008 353.87

Termination of plan or fund, Minn. Statutes 2008 356.001

Transfer of funds

Local relief association accounts and public employees police and fire fund, Minn. Statutes 2008 353A.09

Postretirement conversion, Minn. Statutes 2008 356.431

Tribal peace officers exercising state arrest powers, Minn. Statutes 2008 353.64, 2008 353.666

Unfunded actuarial accrued liability, Minn. Statutes 2008 356.215, 2008 356.22

Vesting requirements

Disability benefits, Minn. Statutes 2008 353.656

Early retirement, Minn. Statutes 2008 353.651

Generally, Minn. Statutes 2008 353.651

Military Affairs Department firefighters, Minn. Statutes 2008 353.656, 2008 353.657

Service credit, see same under this topic

Survivor benefits, Minn. Statutes 2008 353.657

Violations and penalties

Fiduciaries, felony violations, service prohibition, Minn. Statutes 2008 609B.177

Investment reporting, noncompliance, Minn. Statutes 2008 356.219

Local government employees, eligibility, certification errors, penalties, Minn. Statutes 2008 353.88

Prohibited transactions, defined, Minn. Statutes 2008 356A.06

Volunteer ambulance service personnel, Minn. Statutes 2008 353.86

Volunteer Firefighters' Relief Association Financing Guidelines Act, Minn. Statutes 2008 69.771

Volunteer firefighters

Generally, see VOLUNTEER FIREFIGHTER RELIEF ASSOCIATIONS

Participation, limitations, refunds, Minn. Statutes 2008 353.87

Waivers

State aid or appropriations, withholding for investment reporting noncompliance, Minn. Statutes 2008 356.219

Survivor benefits, Minn. Statutes 2008 353.656

Workers' compensation benefits

Service credit, while receiving temporary benefits, Minn. Statutes 2008 353.01

Wrongful discharges, Minn. Statutes 2008 356.50

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