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Legislative Commission on Pensions and Retirement

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Work Group on Fire Relief Association Conversions and Dissolutions releases its report

Laws 2018, Chapter 211, Article 14, Section 32, required the LCPR executive director to convene a work group to study the statutes governing conversions from a defined benefit plan to a defined contribution and those governing dissolution of relief associations and the disposition of surplus assets... Read the report...

Fire State Aid Work Group releases its report

Laws 2018, Chapter 211, Article 14, Section 27, required PERA to establish a work group to study the allocation of fire state aid and make recommendations to the LCPR. Read the report...

Welcome to the new LCPR staff Analyst, Chad Burkitt!

Chad Burkitt comes to the Pension Commission staff from MSRS, where he was the legislative liaison. Chad has a Bachelor of Arts degree in Political Science from the University of Minnesota, and is a law student at the Mitchell Hamline School of Law. He was previously a Staff Sergeant in the Army, serving as the team leader for a Tactical Psychological Operations Team.

Minnesota News

Dayton signs pension bill aimed at long-term stability in state retirement system (Star Tribune)

By Jessie Van Berkel
Promise of increased stability has thousands of retirees, public employees breathing easier. Read full article...

National News

Minnesota CIO Mansco Perry III Wins Chief Investment Officer Lifetime Achievement Award

Crowds of investors and CIOs jumped to their feet to applaud Lifetime Achievement Award winner Mansco Perry III, executive director and CIO of the Minnesota State Board of Investment, with two standing ovations...during CIO’s Innovation Awards gala at the glittery NYC Public Library. Read full article...

Take Note from Minnesota (National Public Pension Coalition)

Bipartisanship. It’s rare these days, isn’t it? ... This year in the State of Minnesota something magical happened... Read full article...