Legislative Update

While the Missouri legislature is in session (January - May), the PSRS/PEERS Board of Trustees and staff closely monitor any proposed legislation regarding retirement and education. We work with Missouri education associations and other Missouri retirement systems to ensure the best interests of our members are served.

At PSRS/PEERS, we track all legislation that may impact the Systems and our members, and post information weekly regarding these bills on this website. Please check here throughout the legislative session for updates and ongoing information on bills we are tracking.

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Legislative Summary

Proposed 2017 Missouri Legislation

These bills, if passed, would have directly impacted the Retirement Systems and/or our members.

Bill NumberSummary
HB 1670Changes the laws regarding teacher compensation
HB 1673Requires public retirement plans to provide financial information to participants and modifies the criteria for when a public plan is deemed delinquent
HB 1830Changes provisions relating to teacher salaries
HB 2200Modifies provisions relating to elementary and secondary education
HB 2335Modifies provisions relating to school employee retirement systems
HB 2660Modifies provisions relating to the public school retirement system
SB 686Modifies the law relating to the investment policies of the state. Russia-Based Investment
SJR 33Prohibits implementation of any program providing a public benefit without an appropriation, which includes retirement benefits

To contact your legislator and voice your support or opposition to any of the above legislation, visit http://www.senate.mo.gov/llookup/leg_lookup.aspx and enter your ZIP code.

To follow the progress of all proposed legislation being tracked by PSRS/PEERS, download our 2018 Legislation Tracker spreadsheet. You will notice that not all bills listed on this document would have a direct impact on PSRS/PEERS or our membership. We monitor these bills to ensure that we are aware of any potential conflicts or changes to our systems.

Bill Tracking

You can find detailed information on legislation we are currently watching by downloading our 2018 Legislation Tracker. The Legislative Tracker is updated weekly while the legislature is in session so be sure to check back for updates.

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