HB685 (2009) – 2009-03-05 revision

Relative to medical benefits payment by the retirement system for certain vested deferred group I members.


Status: SIGNED BY GOVERNOR (Details)
Length: 164 words.

Revisions of this bill in our system:

 HouseSenate
Public hearing:2009-02-11 11:30:00 LOB 3062009-03-31 00:00:00
Executive session:2009-02-17 14:45:00(unscheduled)
Floor vote:2009-03-04 00:00:002009-05-20 00:00:00

HB 685-FN – AS AMENDED BY THE HOUSE

04Mar2009… 0307h

2009 SESSION

09-0268

10/09

HOUSE BILL 685-FN

AN ACT relative to medical benefits payment by the retirement system for certain vested deferred group I members.

SPONSORS: Rep. L'Heureux, Hills 19; Rep. O'Neil, Hills 19; Rep. Hawkins, Hills 18

COMMITTEE: Executive Departments and Administration

ANALYSIS

This bill allows group I teacher or political subdivision employee members of the retirement system who were eligible to retire with a vested deferred retirement allowance on July 1, 2008 and who retire by July 1, 2010 to be included in the payment of medical benefits by the retirement system.

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Explanation: Matter added to current law appears in bold italics.

Matter removed from current law appears [in brackets and struckthrough.]

Matter which is either (a) all new or (b) repealed and reenacted appears in regular type.

04Mar2009… 0307h

09-0268

10/09

STATE OF NEW HAMPSHIRE

In the Year of Our Lord Two Thousand Nine

AN ACT relative to medical benefits payment by the retirement system for certain vested deferred group I members.

Be it Enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives in General Court convened:

1 Retirement System; Medical Benefits Payment; Vested Deferred Group I Teachers and Political Subdivision Employees. Amend RSA 100-A:52-a, I(b) to read as follows:

(b) Any person who for reasons other than retirement or death ceases to be a group I teacher or political subdivision employee prior to attaining the age of 60, and who[,] was eligible to retire as of July 1, 2008[, receives] and retired on or before July 1, 2009 with a vested deferred retirement allowance, and who has completed no less than 20 years of group I creditable service by July 1, 2008 and [subsequently] is 60 years of age, or subsequent to July 1, 2008 attains the age of 60, or who has completed no less than 30 years of group I creditable service by July 1, 2008 and [subsequently] is 55 years of age, or subsequent to July 1, 2008 attains the age of 55.

2 Effective Date. This act shall take effect upon its passage.

LBAO

09-0268

01/22/09

HB 685-FN - FISCAL NOTE

AN ACT relative to medical benefits payment by the retirement system for certain vested deferred group I members.

FISCAL IMPACT:

    The Office of Legislative Budget Assistant is unable to complete a fiscal note for this bill as it is awaiting information from the New Hampshire Retirement System. When completed, the fiscal note will be forwarded to the House Clerk's Office.