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Updated info on PSERS retirement

Updated info on PSERS retirement

DRS Notice 24-002, Some PERS Public Safety Telecommunicators Eligible for PSERS Plan 2 beginning June 1, 2024. 

Please read the DRS notice thoroughly and note a few critical things:

  • PERS Plan 2 or 3 employees who are existing public safety telecommunicators and meet the eligibility requirements on June 1, 2024, will be eligible to transfer to PSERS Plan 2 during the election period beginning June 1, 2024, and ending Sept. 1, 2024. (This is different than was noted in the original bill.)
  • FAQ published by DRS: https://www.drs.wa.gov/wp-content/uploads/2024/01/PSERS-Telecom-Employer-FAQ-Final.pdf
  • A link to a recorded presentation on dual membership is included in the FAQ. Review this for important information.