WA APCO-NENA is working on getting Telecommunicators into the Public Safety Employee Retirement System (PSERS). This retirement system differs from PERS as its members are eligible to retire with 100% benefit at age 60 with 10 years of PSERS service credit.
Follow the links below to learn more.
HB-1055 Text – Text of the original HB-1055 submitted
HB-1055 Current Status – To get the bill’s current status, check out this link.
How A Bill Becomes Law – To follow the steps through the procedures for getting our bill to become law, check out this .PDF document.
|Date||HB-1055 (House Bill)||S-5328 (Senate Bill)|
|1/9 – 1/16||Public Hearing at Appropriations||Referred to Ways & Means|
|1/23||Public Hearing at Ways & Means|
|2/7||Scheduled for Executive Session – Passed!!! Now in Rules|
|2/13||Schedule for Executive Session – Passed! Goes to House.|
|3/6||Passed Unanimously out of the House|
|3/13||Passed out of Senate Ways and Means|
|3/27||Still in Senate Rules. Deadline to be pulled and passed from the Senate is April 12. 2023|