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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 2012 356.49

Accounting and bookkeeping

Financial and actuarial reporting practices, Minn. Statutes 2012 356.20, 2012 356.215

Local relief association consolidation accounts, Minn. Statutes 2012 353A.09

Refund repayments, Minn. Statutes 2012 356.441

Accumulated contributions, abandoned amounts, disposition, Minn. Statutes 2012 356.65

Actuarial valuations

Alternative valuations, Minn. Statutes 2012 356.23

Copies, Minn. Statutes 2012 356A.07

Employee/employer contributions, changes in, Minn. Statutes 2012 353.27

Financial reporting requirements, Minn. Statutes 2012 356.20

Generally, Minn. Statutes 2012 356.214, 2012 356.215

Legislature, rights, Minn. Statutes 2012 356.22

Local relief consolidation accounts, merger, final funded status, Minn. Statutes 2012 353.665

Supplemental actuarial valuations, Minn. Statutes 2012 356.23

Actuaries

Actuarial valuations, see same under this topic

Approved actuaries, Minn. Statutes 2012 356.214, 2012 356.215

Contracts, Minn. Statutes 2012 356.214

Duties, Minn. Statutes 2012 356.214

Administration, expenses, Minn. Statutes 2012 356.215

Age of retirement

Disability benefits, Minn. Statutes 2012 353.656

Generally, Minn. Statutes 2012 353.651

Minneapolis Firefighters Relief Association consolidation, Minn. Statutes 2012 353.651

Minneapolis Police Relief Association consolidation, Minn. Statutes 2012 353.651

Normal retirement age, Minn. Statutes 2012 353.01, 2012 354A.011, 2012 356.403

Proportionate retirement annuities, Minn. Statutes 2012 356.32

Survivor benefits, Minn. Statutes 2012 353.657

Amortization state aid, additional, Minn. Statutes 2012 423A.02

Annuities

Abandoned amounts, disposition, Minn. Statutes 2012 356.65

Bounce back annuities, Minn. Statutes 2012 353.30

Combined service annuities, Minn. Statutes 2012 356.30

Deferred annuities, Minn. Statutes 2012 353.68, 2012 356.30

Early retirement, see same under this topic

Exemption from process, Minn. Statutes 2012 356.401

Increases, automatic, Minn. Statutes 2012 353.30

Joint and survivor annuities, Minn. Statutes 2012 353.30, 2012 353.657, 2012 356.46

Normal retirement annuities, see same under this topic

Optional annuities, Minn. Statutes 2012 353.656, 2012 356.46

Payment, date, Minn. Statutes 2012 356.40

Proportionate retirement annuities, Minn. Statutes 2012 356.32

Qualified annuities, using for refund repayments, Minn. Statutes 2012 356.441

Reduction to recover overpayments, Minn. Statutes 2012 353.656

Repayment, wrongful discharges, Minn. Statutes 2012 356.50

Appeals procedure, Minn. Statutes 2012 356.96

Appeals, disability benefits, denials, Minn. Statutes 2012 353.656

Applicable service, defined, Minn. Statutes 2012 353.01

Application of law

Minneapolis Firefighters Relief Association consolidation, Minn. Statutes 2012 353.6511

Minneapolis Police Relief Association consolidation, Minn. Statutes 2012 353.6512

Appropriations to, withholding, investment reporting noncompliance, Minn. Statutes 2012 356.219

Assets

Fairmont Police Relief Association consolidation, Minn. Statutes 2012 353.669

Generally, Minn. Statutes 2012 356.215

Investment diversification, Minn. Statutes 2012 356A.06

Limitations on use, Minn. Statutes 2012 356.63

Local relief consolidation accounts, merger, Minn. Statutes 2012 353.665, 2012 353.6691

Minneapolis Firefighters Relief Association consolidation, Minn. Statutes 2012 353.667

Minneapolis Police Relief Association consolidation, Minn. Statutes 2012 353.668

Residual amounts, local relief consolidation accounts, merger, Minn. Statutes 2012 353.665

Title, holding, Minn. Statutes 2012 356A.06

Unneeded assets, certification, Minn. Statutes 2012 11A.23

Virginia Firefighters Relief Association merger, Minn. Statutes 2012 353.6691

Audits and examinations, financial reporting, Minn. Statutes 2012 356.20

Beneficiaries, payments to

Benefit distribution upon plan termination, Minn. Statutes 2012 356.001

Postretirement adjustments, unpaid amounts, Minn. Statutes 2012 356.42

Refunds, Minn. Statutes 2012 353.657

Benefit plan, Minn. Statutes 2012 353A.02, 2012 353A.08 to 2012 353A.083

Benefits

Abandoned amounts, disposition, Minn. Statutes 2012 356.65

Benefit provisions summary, Minn. Statutes 2012 356A.07

Combined service benefits, Minn. Statutes 2012 356.302, 2012 356.303

Definitions, Minn. Statutes 2012 356A.01

Disability benefits, see same under this topic

Distribution, notice, Minn. Statutes 2012 356.001

Eligible rollover distributions, Minn. Statutes 2012 356.635

Exemption from process, Minn. Statutes 2012 356.401

Fairmont Police Relief Association consolidation, Minn. Statutes 2012 353.669

Fiduciaries, duties, Minn. Statutes 2012 356A.02

Increases, automatic, Minn. Statutes 2012 353.30

Internal Revenue Code compliance, Minn. Statutes 2012 356.635

Local relief association consolidation accounts, Minn. Statutes 2012 353.659

Maximum benefit limitations, Minn. Statutes 2012 356.611

Members' nonforfeitable interest, Minn. Statutes 2012 356.001

Minneapolis Firefighters Relief Association consolidation, Minn. Statutes 2012 353.667

Minneapolis Police Relief Association consolidation, Minn. Statutes 2012 353.668

Payment, date, Minn. Statutes 2012 356.40

Salary base, Minn. Statutes 2012 423A.01

Subpoena authority, Minn. Statutes 2012 356.401

Survivor benefits, see same under this topic

Termination of plan or fund, procedures, Minn. Statutes 2012 356.001

Termination or denial, Minn. Statutes 2012 356.96

Virginia Firefighters Relief Association merger, Minn. Statutes 2012 353.6691

Bounce back annuities, Minn. Statutes 2012 353.30

Breach of fiduciary duty

Cofiduciaries, liability, Minn. Statutes 2012 356A.10

Generally, Minn. Statutes 2012 356A.09

Indemnification, Minn. Statutes 2012 356A.11

Lawsuits, Minn. Statutes 2012 356A.12

Buybacks

Leaves of absence, authorized, Minn. Statutes 2012 353.0161

Local relief associations, Minn. Statutes 2012 353A.10

Military or uniformed service credit, Minn. Statutes 2012 353.01

Prior service credit, Minn. Statutes 2012 356.30

Reduced salary periods, salary credit, Minn. Statutes 2012 353.0162

Service credit, wrongful discharges, Minn. Statutes 2012 356.50

Service credit purchase procedures, strike periods, Minn. Statutes 2012 356.195

Certificates and certification

Economic interest statements, list of filings, Minn. Statutes 2012 356A.06

Unneeded assets, Minn. Statutes 2012 11A.23

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

Cofiduciaries

Generally, Minn. Statutes 2012 356A.10

Service of process on, Minn. Statutes 2012 356A.12

Combined service annuities, Minn. Statutes 2012 356.30

Combined service disability benefits, Minn. Statutes 2012 356.302

Combined service survivor benefits, Minn. Statutes 2012 356.303

Compensation and salaries

Definitions, Minn. Statutes 2012 353.01, 2012 353.651

Fiduciaries, Minn. Statutes 2012 356A.06, 2012 356A.08

Salary base, Minn. Statutes 2012 423A.01

Contested cases

Adverse determinations, eligibility, benefits, or other rights, Minn. Statutes 2012 356A.07

Appeals of benefit termination or denial, Minn. Statutes 2012 356.96

Continuing education, fiduciaries, Minn. Statutes 2012 356A.13

Contributions to more than one public retirement plan, Minn. Statutes 2012 353.01, 2012 354.094

Copies, plan documents, summaries, and reports, Minn. Statutes 2012 356A.07

Costs, payment, local relief association consolidation, Minn. Statutes 2012 353A.07

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

Coverage errors, correction, Minn. Statutes 2012 356.99

Credits to, abandoned contributions, annuities, or benefits, Minn. Statutes 2012 356.65

Custodian bank accounts, establishment, Minn. Statutes 2012 356.001

Data, access, marriage dissolution actions, Minn. Statutes 2012 356.49

Decedents estates, payments to

Postretirement adjustments, unpaid amounts, Minn. Statutes 2012 356.42

Refunds, Minn. Statutes 2012 353.657

Dedicated fund, uses, Minn. Statutes 2012 356.63

Deferred annuities

Amount, computation, Minn. Statutes 2012 353.68

Augmentation, Minn. Statutes 2012 353.68, 2012 353E.05, 2012 356.30

Local relief consolidation accounts, merger, Minn. Statutes 2012 353.665

Deferred compensation, see STATE DEFERRED COMPENSATION PLAN

Definitions

Actuarial valuations, Minn. Statutes 2012 356.215

Correction of coverage errors, Minn. Statutes 2012 356.99

Local relief association consolidation, Minn. Statutes 2012 353A.02

Loss of survivor benefits, Minn. Statutes 2012 356.406

Police or fire state aid, Minn. Statutes 2012 69.011

Public Employees Retirement Association, Minn. Statutes 2012 353.01, 2012 353.651

Public pension fiduciary responsibility, Minn. Statutes 2012 356A.01, 2012 356A.06

Teachers retirement, Saint Paul and Duluth, Minn. Statutes 2012 354A.011

Dental insurance

Minneapolis Firefighters Relief Association consolidation, Minn. Statutes 2012 353.667

Minneapolis Police Relief Association consolidation, Minn. Statutes 2012 353.668

Dependent children, see Survivor benefits under this topic

Depositories, designation, Minn. Statutes 2012 356A.06

Deposits to, Minn. Statutes 2012 353.65

Disability benefits

Combined service disability benefits, Minn. Statutes 2012 356.302

Disability determination procedures, Minn. Statutes 2012 353.031

Generally, Minn. Statutes 2012 353.656

Health insurance premiums, withholding, Minn. Statutes 2012 356.87

Local relief consolidation accounts, merger, Minn. Statutes 2012 353.665

Medical advisor, duties, Minn. Statutes 2012 353.031

Minneapolis Firefighters Relief Association consolidation, Minn. Statutes 2012 353.6511, 2012 353.656

Minneapolis Police Relief Association consolidation, Minn. Statutes 2012 353.6512, 2012 353.656

Offsets, Minn. Statutes 2012 353.652, 2012 353.656

Optional annuities, see same under this topic

Postretirement adjustments, Minn. Statutes 2012 353.656, 2012 356.42

Postretirement interest rate adjustments, Minn. Statutes 2012 353.71, 2012 356.215

Reports about, Minn. Statutes 2012 353.33

Retirement benefit formula percentage, Minn. Statutes 2012 353.656, 2012 356.315

Rice County correctional officers, offsets, Minn. Statutes 2012 353.652

Supplemental needs trusts, Minn. Statutes 2012 356.465

Wrongful discharges, effect on, Minn. Statutes 2012 356.50

Disclosure

Actuarial valuations, Minn. Statutes 2012 356.215

Fiduciaries, Minn. Statutes 2012 356A.03, 2012 356A.06

Financial reporting requirements, Minn. Statutes 2012 356.20

Dispute resolution

Minneapolis Firefighters Relief Association consolidation, Minn. Statutes 2012 353.6511

Minneapolis Police Relief Association consolidation, Minn. Statutes 2012 353.6512

Dissolution of marriage, retirement benefits or rights

Information regarding, Minn. Statutes 2012 356.49

Optional annuities, revocation, Minn. Statutes 2012 356.48

Early retirement

Actuarial reduction, Minn. Statutes 2012 352.116

Actuarial valuations, Minn. Statutes 2012 353.30

Age, Minn. Statutes 2012 353.651

Combined service, Minn. Statutes 2012 353.71

Coordinated benefits, Minn. Statutes 2012 354A.31

Eligibility, Minn. Statutes 2012 353.30

Years of service, Minn. Statutes 2012 353.651

Economic interest statements, fiduciaries, Minn. Statutes 2012 356A.06

Election of coverage, local relief consolidation accounts, merger, Minn. Statutes 2012 353.665

Employee contributions

Amount, Minn. Statutes 2012 353.65

Changes in, Minn. Statutes 2012 353.27

Cost ratio, policy of state, Minn. Statutes 2012 353.63

Employers, pick up after 1982, Minn. Statutes 2012 356.62

Federal compensation limits, Minn. Statutes 2012 356.611

Hennepin Healthcare System emergency medical personnel, Minn. Statutes 2012 353.64

Local relief consolidation accounts, merger, Minn. Statutes 2012 353.665

Metropolitan Council transit police officers, Minn. Statutes 2012 353.64

Minneapolis firefighters relief association consolidation, Minn. Statutes 2012 353.65

Minneapolis police relief association consolidation, Minn. Statutes 2012 353.65

Municipalities, Minn. Statutes 2012 423A.01

Public Employees Retirement Association, duties, Minn. Statutes 2012 353.65

Reports about, Minn. Statutes 2012 356.62

Volunteer ambulance service personnel, Minn. Statutes 2012 353.86

Volunteer firefighters, Minn. Statutes 2012 353.87

Workers' compensation recipients, service credit, Minn. Statutes 2012 353.01

Wrongful discharges, service credit, Minn. Statutes 2012 356.50

Employees of the retirement plan, indemnification, breach of fiduciary duty, Minn. Statutes 2012 356A.11

Employer contributions

Amount, Minn. Statutes 2012 353.65

Changes in, Minn. Statutes 2012 353.27

Cost ratio, policy of state, Minn. Statutes 2012 353.63

Failure to pay, collection process, Minn. Statutes 2012 353.28

Fairmont Police Relief Association consolidation, Minn. Statutes 2012 353.669

Financing options, administrative costs, Minn. Statutes 2012 353.28

Generally, Minn. Statutes 2012 353.64

Interest rates, Minn. Statutes 2012 353.28

Local relief consolidation accounts, merger, Minn. Statutes 2012 353.665

Metropolitan Airports Commission, application of state aid toward, Minn. Statutes 2012 69.031

Minneapolis Firefighters Relief Association consolidation, Minn. Statutes 2012 353.65, 2012 353.667

Minneapolis Police Relief Association consolidation, Minn. Statutes 2012 353.65, 2012 353.668

Municipal contributions, minimum obligation, Minn. Statutes 2012 423A.01

Police state aid, applying toward, Minn. Statutes 2012 69.031

Public Employees Retirement Association, duties, Minn. Statutes 2012 353.65

Virginia Firefighters Relief Association merger, Minn. Statutes 2012 353.6691

Volunteer ambulance service personnel, Minn. Statutes 2012 353.86

Volunteer firefighters, Minn. Statutes 2012 353.87, 2012 353G.08

Workers' compensation recipients, service credit, Minn. Statutes 2012 353.01

Wrongful discharges, service credit, Minn. Statutes 2012 356.50

Employers

Benefit provision summaries, duties, Minn. Statutes 2012 356A.07

Certifying to, Minn. Statutes 2012 353.28

Dissolution, allocation of receivables, Minn. Statutes 2012 356.98

Employer contributions, see same under this topic

Financial reports, Minn. Statutes 2012 356.20

Hennepin Healthcare System, Minn. Statutes 2012 353.64

Metropolitan Airports Commission, Minn. Statutes 2012 353.64

Metropolitan Council, Minn. Statutes 2012 353.64

Military Affairs Department, Minn. Statutes 2012 353.64

Payments by, prior service credit purchases, Minn. Statutes 2012 356.551

Payroll deductions, Minn. Statutes 2012 353.65

Reports given, Minn. Statutes 2012 356.50, 2012 356.62

Sheriffs' association, Minn. Statutes 2012 353.64

Employing units, duties, see Employers under this topic

Establishment, Minn. Statutes 2012 353.65

Exclusions from coverage

Elected or appointed public officers, membership continuation, Minn. Statutes 2012 353.64

Excluded employees, Minn. Statutes 2012 353.01

University of Minnesota police officers, Minn. Statutes 2012 353.64

Executive director, benefit termination or denial, appeals, Minn. Statutes 2012 356.96

Experience studies, Minn. Statutes 2012 356.214, 2012 356.215

Fairmont Police Relief Association consolidation, Minn. Statutes 2012 353.669

Fiduciaries

Activities, generally, Minn. Statutes 2012 356A.02

Assets, title, Minn. Statutes 2012 356A.06

Breach of conduct or duties, Minn. Statutes 2012 356A.09 to 2012 356A.12

Compensation and salaries, Minn. Statutes 2012 356A.06, 2012 356A.08

Continuing education, Minn. Statutes 2012 356A.13

Definitions, Minn. Statutes 2012 356A.01

Direct or indirect profits, Minn. Statutes 2012 356A.06

Disclosure, Minn. Statutes 2012 356A.03, 2012 356A.06

Duties, Minn. Statutes 2012 356A.02, 2012 356A.04, 2012 356A.05

Economic interest statements, Minn. Statutes 2012 356A.06

Felony violations, documentation, service prohibition, Minn. Statutes 2012 356A.03, 2012 609B.177

Generally, Minn. Statutes 2012 356A.01 to 2012 356A.13

Investments, duties, Minn. Statutes 2012 356A.02, 2012 356A.06

Prohibited transactions, Minn. Statutes 2012 356A.06

Service of process on, Minn. Statutes 2012 356A.12

Standard of conduct, Minn. Statutes 2012 356A.04

Filing with

Optional annuities, revocation, Minn. Statutes 2012 356.48

Postretirement adjustments, Minn. Statutes 2012 356.42

Proportionate retirement annuities, applications, Minn. Statutes 2012 356.32

Financial reports

Alternative reports, Minn. Statutes 2012 356.23

Copies, distribution, Minn. Statutes 2012 356.20, 2012 356A.07

Requirements, generally, Minn. Statutes 2012 356.20

Firefighters, see FIREFIGHTERS

Former members

Coordinated fund annuities, restriction, Minn. Statutes 2012 353.01

Marriage dissolution actions, information requirements, Minn. Statutes 2012 356.49

Former spouses, payments and survivor benefits, Minn. Statutes 2012 353.657

Full funding, established dates for, Minn. Statutes 2012 356.215

Funds and accounts

Custodian bank accounts, Minn. Statutes 2012 356.001

Dedicated fund, Minn. Statutes 2012 356.63

Furlough

Salary credit, Minn. Statutes 2012 353.012

Service credit, Minn. Statutes 2012 353.012

Generally, Minn. Statutes 2012 353.63 to 2012 353.68

Governing board of a pension plan

Defined, Minn. Statutes 2012 356A.01

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

Governing body rules and policies, defined as plan documents, Minn. Statutes 2012 356A.01

Governmental subdivisions, duties, see Employers under this topic

Guardians of minors, payments to, survivor benefits, Minn. Statutes 2012 353.657

Hennepin Healthcare System emergency medical personnel, Minn. Statutes 2012 353.64, 2012 353.656

Insurance or insurance companies law, exclusion, Minn. Statutes 2012 353.16

Insurance

Minneapolis Firefighters Relief Association consolidation, Minn. Statutes 2012 353.667

Minneapolis Police Relief Association consolidation, Minn. Statutes 2012 353.668

Public employees program, Minn. Statutes 2012 43A.316, 2012 356.87

Interest rates

Actuarial valuations, Minn. Statutes 2012 356.215

Employer contributions, Minn. Statutes 2012 353.28

Forfeited service, refund repayments, Minn. Statutes 2012 356.44

Postretirement adjustments, Minn. Statutes 2012 353.71, 2012 356.215

Refunds, Minn. Statutes 2012 353.87

Workers' compensation recipients, service credit contributions, Minn. Statutes 2012 353.01

Investment of funds

Fiduciaries, duties, Minn. Statutes 2012 356A.02, 2012 356A.06

Investment Board, duties, Minn. Statutes 2012 353B.05

Investment expenses, Minn. Statutes 2012 356.215

Local relief association consolidation accounts, Minn. Statutes 2012 353B.05

Policy statement, Minn. Statutes 2012 356.219

Reports about, Minn. Statutes 2012 356.219

Requirements, generally, Minn. Statutes 2012 356A.06

Joint and survivor annuities

Generally, Minn. Statutes 2012 353.30

Mandatory, Minn. Statutes 2012 356.46

Refunds, joint and survivor annuities in lieu of, Minn. Statutes 2012 353.657

Lawsuits, breach of fiduciary duty, Minn. Statutes 2012 356A.12

Liability

Cofiduciaries, Minn. Statutes 2012 356A.10

Local relief consolidation accounts, merger, Minn. Statutes 2012 353.665

Unfunded actuarial accrued liability, Minn. Statutes 2012 356.215, 2012 356.22

Limitation year, Minn. Statutes 2012 356.611

Mail and mailing

Benefit distribution notice, Minn. Statutes 2012 356.001

Retirement annuities, information, completed applications, Minn. Statutes 2012 356.46

Meetings, see OPEN MEETING LAW

Member contributions, see Employee contributions under this topic

Members

Actuarial valuations, Minn. Statutes 2012 356.215

Death caused by surviving beneficiary, loss of survivor benefits, Minn. Statutes 2012 356.406

Definitions, Minn. Statutes 2012 356.406, 2012 356A.01

Exclusion by other plans, MSRS, Minn. Statutes 2012 352.01

Exclusions from coverage, Minn. Statutes 2012 353.01, 2012 353.64

Fairmont Police Relief Association consolidation, Minn. Statutes 2012 353.669

Generally, Minn. Statutes 2012 353.64

Marriage dissolution actions, information requirements, Minn. Statutes 2012 356.49

Minneapolis Firefighters Relief Association consolidation, Minn. Statutes 2012 353.667

Minneapolis Police Relief Association consolidation, Minn. Statutes 2012 353.668

Payments by, prior service credit purchases, Minn. Statutes 2012 356.551

Payments to, benefit distribution upon plan termination, Minn. Statutes 2012 356.001

Police, post-1980 employees, Minn. Statutes 2012 423A.01

Proof of death, notice, Minn. Statutes 2012 356.001

Public safety, post-1980 employees, Minn. Statutes 2012 423A.01

Remarriage, effect on survivor benefits, Minn. Statutes 2012 356.407

Reports received, Minn. Statutes 2012 356.20, 2012 356.62, 2012 356A.07

Representation, PERA board of trustees, Minn. Statutes 2012 353.03

Salaried firefighters, post-1980 employees, Minn. Statutes 2012 423A.01

Volunteer ambulance service personnel, Minn. Statutes 2012 353.86

Volunteer firefighters, Minn. Statutes 2012 353.87

Merger, local relief association consolidation accounts, Minn. Statutes 2012 353.665, 2012 353.6691

Military or uniformed service credit, Minn. Statutes 2012 353.01, 2012 356.635

Minneapolis Firefighters Relief Association (MFRA) consolidation

Allowable service, Minn. Statutes 2012 353.01

Alternative benefit coverage provisions, Minn. Statutes 2012 353.6511

Employee contributions, Minn. Statutes 2012 353.65

Employer contributions, Minn. Statutes 2012 353.65

Fraternal organization dues, Minn. Statutes 2012 353.03

Salary credit, unit value, Minn. Statutes 2012 353.01

Transfer of membership, assets, and liabilities, Minn. Statutes 2012 353.667

Minneapolis Police Relief Association (MPRA) consolidation

Allowable service, Minn. Statutes 2012 353.01

Alternative benefit coverage provisions, Minn. Statutes 2012 353.6512

Employee contributions, Minn. Statutes 2012 353.65

Employer contributions, Minn. Statutes 2012 353.65

Fraternal organization dues, Minn. Statutes 2012 353.03

Pension, ineligibility, prisoners, Minn. Statutes 2012 609B.455

Salary credit, unit value, Minn. Statutes 2012 353.01

Service pensions, ineligibility, prisoners, Minn. Statutes 2012 609B.455

Transfer of membership, assets, and liabilities, Minn. Statutes 2012 353.668

Municipal contributions, see Employer contributions under this topic

Normal retirement annuities

Age, Minn. Statutes 2012 353.651

Amount, formula, Minn. Statutes 2012 352.115, 2012 353.651

Application for, Minn. Statutes 2012 353.656, 2012 353.67

Benefits, Minn. Statutes 2012 354.44

Coordinated benefits, Minn. Statutes 2012 354A.31

Early retirement, see same under this topic

Exemption from process, Minn. Statutes 2012 356.401

Generally, Minn. Statutes 2012 356.46

Health insurance premiums, withholding, Minn. Statutes 2012 356.87

Local relief consolidation accounts, merger, Minn. Statutes 2012 353.665

Minneapolis Firefighters Relief Association consolidation, Minn. Statutes 2012 353.6511

Minneapolis Police Relief Association consolidation, Minn. Statutes 2012 353.6512

Offsets, Minn. Statutes 2012 353.652

PERA, termination of membership, Minn. Statutes 2012 353.29

Postretirement adjustments, Minn. Statutes 2012 356.42

Postretirement interest rate adjustments, Minn. Statutes 2012 353.71, 2012 356.215

Proportionate retirement annuities, Minn. Statutes 2012 356.32

Retirement benefit formula percentage, Minn. Statutes 2012 353.651, 2012 356.315

Rice County correctional officers, offsets, Minn. Statutes 2012 353.652

Service credit, salary calculations, Minn. Statutes 2012 354A.011

Simultaneous payment of survivor benefits, Minn. Statutes 2012 356.40

Years of service, Minn. Statutes 2012 353.651

Optional annuities

Generally, Minn. Statutes 2012 353.656

Information summaries, distribution, Minn. Statutes 2012 356.46

Joint and survivor annuities, Minn. Statutes 2012 353.30, 2012 353.657, 2012 356.46

Revocation, Minn. Statutes 2012 356.48

Supplemental needs trusts, Minn. Statutes 2012 356.465

Payments by

Allowable expenses, Minn. Statutes 2012 356.001

Benefit distribution upon plan termination, Minn. Statutes 2012 356.001

Disbursements, generally, Minn. Statutes 2012 353.65

Fiduciaries, duties, Minn. Statutes 2012 356A.02

Health insurance premiums, Minn. Statutes 2012 356.87

Local relief association consolidation accounts, Minn. Statutes 2012 353B.05

Payments to, health insurance, administrative expenses, Minn. Statutes 2012 356.87

Payroll deductions, employee contributions, Minn. Statutes 2012 353.65

Peace officers, see PEACE OFFICERS

Plan documents, copies to members, Minn. Statutes 2012 356A.07

Policy of state, Minn. Statutes 2012 353.63

Portability with other retirement plans

Legislators retirement plan, Minn. Statutes 2012 3A.12

Minnesota State Retirement System, Minn. Statutes 2012 352.72

Public Employees Retirement Association, Minn. Statutes 2012 353.71

State Patrol retirement fund, Minn. Statutes 2012 352B.30

Teachers retirement, Saint Paul and Duluth, Minn. Statutes 2012 354A.39

Teachers Retirement Association, Minn. Statutes 2012 354.60

Postretirement adjustments

Disability benefits, Minn. Statutes 2012 353.656

Eligibility for, Minn. Statutes 2012 353.651

Generally, Minn. Statutes 2012 356.415, 2012 356.42

Interest rates, Minn. Statutes 2012 353.71, 2012 356.215

Local relief consolidation accounts, merger, Minn. Statutes 2012 353.665

Lump-sum payments, conversion to monthly annuity, Minn. Statutes 2012 356.431

Minneapolis Firefighters Relief Association consolidation, Minn. Statutes 2012 353.6511

Minneapolis Police Relief Association consolidation, Minn. Statutes 2012 353.6512

Salary base, Minn. Statutes 2012 423A.01

Survivor benefits, Minn. Statutes 2012 353.657

Postretirement investment fund, participation, local relief consolidation accounts, merger, Minn. Statutes 2012 353.665

Prior service credit, purchases

Generally, Minn. Statutes 2012 356.551

Reserves requirements, Minn. Statutes 2012 356.30

Strike periods, Minn. Statutes 2012 356.195

Tribal peace officers, Minn. Statutes 2012 353.666

Proportionate retirement annuities, Minn. Statutes 2012 356.32

Public employees insurance program, Minn. Statutes 2012 43A.316, 2012 356.87

Public employees police and fire fund benefit plan, local relief association consolidation, Minn. Statutes 2012 353A.02, 2012 353A.08 to 2012 353A.083

Public Employees Retirement Association, generally, Minn. Statutes 2012 353.68

Purpose, Minn. Statutes 2012 356.001

Records and record keeping

Appeals of benefit termination or denial, Minn. Statutes 2012 356.96

Fairmont Police Relief Association consolidation, Minn. Statutes 2012 353.669

Fiduciaries, duties, Minn. Statutes 2012 356A.02

Investments, liquidity documentation, Minn. Statutes 2012 356A.06

Local relief association consolidation accounts, Minn. Statutes 2012 353A.09

Minneapolis Firefighters Relief Association consolidation, Minn. Statutes 2012 353.667

Minneapolis Police Relief Association consolidation, Minn. Statutes 2012 353.668

Refunds

Generally, Minn. Statutes 2012 353.657

Interest rates, Minn. Statutes 2012 353.87

Public Employees Retirement Association, Minn. Statutes 2012 353.34

Repayment to

Combined service annuities, Minn. Statutes 2012 356.30

Forfeited service credit, Minn. Statutes 2012 356.44

Individual retirement accounts, using, Minn. Statutes 2012 356.441

Legislators retirement plan, Minn. Statutes 2012 3A.12

Local relief associations, Minn. Statutes 2012 353A.10

Minnesota State Retirement System, Minn. Statutes 2012 352.72

Public Employees Retirement Association, Minn. Statutes 2012 353.71

Qualified annuities, using, Minn. Statutes 2012 356.441

Requirements, Minn. Statutes 2012 356.441

State Patrol retirement fund, Minn. Statutes 2012 352B.30

Teachers Retirement Association, Minn. Statutes 2012 354.50

Volunteer firefighters, Minn. Statutes 2012 353.87

Reports given

Actuarial valuations, Minn. Statutes 2012 356.215

Experience studies, Minn. Statutes 2012 356.215

Financial reports, Minn. Statutes 2012 356.20, 2012 356.23

Investment of funds, Minn. Statutes 2012 356.219

Marriage dissolution actions, pension benefits or rights, Minn. Statutes 2012 356.49

Postretirement adjustments, Minn. Statutes 2012 356.42

State auditor, duties, Minn. Statutes 2012 356.219

Reserves, prior service credit purchases, Minn. Statutes 2012 356.30

Retirement annuities, see Normal retirement annuities under this topic

Retirement plan alternatives

Active members, local relief consolidation accounts, merger, Minn. Statutes 2012 353.665

Police, post-1980 employees, Minn. Statutes 2012 423A.01

Salaried firefighters, post-1980 employees, Minn. Statutes 2012 423A.01

Sheriffs' association members, Minn. Statutes 2012 353.64

Volunteer ambulance service personnel, Minn. Statutes 2012 353.86

Volunteer firefighters, Minn. Statutes 2012 353.87

Rice County correctional officers, Minn. Statutes 2012 353.64, 2012 353.652

Rule of 90, eligibility, Minn. Statutes 2012 353.30

Salary credit

Reduced salary period credit, Minn. Statutes 2012 353.0162

Unit value, Minneapolis firefighters, police, Minn. Statutes 2012 353.01

Service credit

Allowable service, Minneapolis firefighters, police, Minn. Statutes 2012 353.01

Average salary calculations, Minn. Statutes 2012 354.05

Combined service annuities, Minn. Statutes 2012 356.30

Combined service benefits, Minn. Statutes 2012 356.302, 2012 356.303

Forfeited service, refund repayments, Minn. Statutes 2012 356.44

Furlough, Minn. Statutes 2012 353.012

Local relief association service, purchase, Minn. Statutes 2012 353A.10

Military or uniformed service credit, Minn. Statutes 2012 356.635

Minneapolis Firefighters Relief Association consolidation, Minn. Statutes 2012 353.667

Minneapolis Police Relief Association consolidation, Minn. Statutes 2012 353.668

Proportionate retirement annuities, Minn. Statutes 2012 356.32

Purchase procedures, strike periods, Minn. Statutes 2012 356.195

Restored service credit, Minn. Statutes 2012 356.44

Uncredited military service, purchase, Minn. Statutes 2012 353.01

University of Minnesota employees, Minn. Statutes 2012 352.016

Workers' compensation recipients, Minn. Statutes 2012 353.01

Wrongful discharges, Minn. Statutes 2012 356.50

Service pensions, salary base, Minn. Statutes 2012 423A.01

Social Security benefits

Exclusion, Minn. Statutes 2012 355.07

Rice County correctional officers, offset to other benefits, Minn. Statutes 2012 353.652

Spouses, retirement annuities, Minn. Statutes 2012 356.46

State aid

Amortization state aid, Minn. Statutes 2012 423A.02

Excess police state aid, failure to pay, collection process, Minn. Statutes 2012 353.28

Withholding, investment reporting noncompliance, Minn. Statutes 2012 356.219

Statutes of limitations, breach of fiduciary duty, Minn. Statutes 2012 356A.12

Subpoenas, overpayment of benefits, Minn. Statutes 2012 356.401

Successor organizations, Minn. Statutes 2012 356.20, 2012 356.215

Supplemental needs trusts, optional annuity, Minn. Statutes 2012 356.465

Surviving spouses

Former spouses, Minn. Statutes 2012 353.657

Payments to, postretirement adjustments, unpaid amounts, Minn. Statutes 2012 356.42

Survivor benefits

Beneficiaries charged or convicted of causing member's death, Minn. Statutes 2012 356.406

Combined service survivor benefits, Minn. Statutes 2012 356.303

Definitions, Minn. Statutes 2012 356.406

Exemption from process, Minn. Statutes 2012 356.401

Generally, Minn. Statutes 2012 353.657

Health insurance premiums, withholding, Minn. Statutes 2012 356.87

Local relief consolidation accounts, merger, Minn. Statutes 2012 353.665

Maximum family benefit, Minn. Statutes 2012 353.656, 2012 353.657

Minneapolis Firefighters Relief Association consolidation, Minn. Statutes 2012 353.6511, 2012 353.657

Minneapolis Police Relief Association consolidation, Minn. Statutes 2012 353.6512, 2012 353.657

Overpayment of benefits, subpoenas, Minn. Statutes 2012 356.401

Post-1973 members, Minn. Statutes 2012 353.85

Postretirement adjustments, Minn. Statutes 2012 353.657, 2012 356.42

Postretirement interest rate adjustments, Minn. Statutes 2012 353.71, 2012 356.215

Remarriage, effect, Minn. Statutes 2012 356.407

Simultaneous payment of retirement annuities, Minn. Statutes 2012 356.40

Waivers, Minn. Statutes 2012 353.656

Termination of membership, volunteer firefighters, notice, Minn. Statutes 2012 353.87

Termination of plan or fund, Minn. Statutes 2012 356.001

Transfer of funds, local relief association accounts and public employees police and fire fund, Minn. Statutes 2012 353A.09

Tribal peace officers exercising state arrest powers, Minn. Statutes 2012 353.64, 2012 353.666

Unfunded actuarial accrued liability, Minn. Statutes 2012 356.215, 2012 356.22

Vesting requirements

Disability benefits, Minn. Statutes 2012 353.656

Early retirement, Minn. Statutes 2012 353.651

Generally, Minn. Statutes 2012 353.651

Military Affairs Department firefighters, Minn. Statutes 2012 353.656, 2012 353.657

Service credit, see same under this topic

Survivor benefits, Minn. Statutes 2012 353.657

Violations and penalties

Fiduciaries, felony violations, service prohibition, Minn. Statutes 2012 609B.177

Investment reporting, noncompliance, Minn. Statutes 2012 356.219

Prohibited transactions, defined, Minn. Statutes 2012 356A.06

Virginia Firefighters Relief Association merger, Minn. Statutes 2012 353.6691

Volunteer ambulance service personnel, Minn. Statutes 2012 353.86

Volunteer Firefighters' Relief Association Financing Guidelines Act, Minn. Statutes 2012 69.771

Volunteer firefighters

Generally, see VOLUNTEER FIREFIGHTER RELIEF ASSOCIATIONS

Participation, limitations, refunds, Minn. Statutes 2012 353.87

Waivers

State aid or appropriations, withholding for investment reporting noncompliance, Minn. Statutes 2012 356.219

Survivor benefits, Minn. Statutes 2012 353.656

Workers' compensation benefits, service credit, while receiving temporary benefits, Minn. Statutes 2012 353.01

Wrongful discharges, Minn. Statutes 2012 356.50