The 64th Legislature has convened for Regular Session until April 26, 2015. Below is a list of pension-related bills introduced for 2015. For more information on proposed bills, visit the Washington State Legislature's website.
Click on the bill number for more detailed information about the legislation. Please note that legislative proposals do not become law until they are passed by both houses of the Legislature and signed by the governor. Bills signed by the governor are indicated by an asterisk (*).
Click on the bill number for more detailed information about the legislation
|House Bill Number||Senate Bill Number||Title|
HB 1036 Addressing PERS Survivor Benefits for Deceased Domestic Partners
HB 1109 Adding OSPI Employees to TRS
|HB 1168||SB 5211||
HB 1168/SB 5211 - Correcting PERS Retiree Return to Work Restrictions
|HB 1169||SB 5210||
HB 1169/SB 5210 - An optional life annuity benefit for members of the Washington State Patrol Retirement System
HB 1322 – Amending estoppel criteria to only apply to those eligible for “normal” retirement
|HB 1542||SB 5473||
HB 1542/SB 5473 - Alternate Retirement Provisions for PERS, TRS and SERS (Rule of 85)
SB 5148 - Removing 2008 ERF retiree return to work restrictions for substitute teachers.
SB 5435 - Expand Deferred Compensation Participation
Voice your opinion on any bill by calling the Legislative Hotline at 1-800-562-6000. Watch or listen to hearings on TVW.