Selected DRS Employer Communications by Subject

These are of high interest to employers.

There is also a chronological list by Date of all communications sent to employers during the current two years.

To request communications not listed here, please e-mail ESS or call 360-664-7200 option 2 or 800-547-6657, option 6, then 2.

Notices older than 1995 are in PDF format. To view notices in PDF format you must have the Adobe Acrobat reader installed.

Subject Notice number
Compensatory Cash Out
Contribution Rate Changes
  • (For a historical listing of past contribution rates, see the Employer handbook, Chapter 6.)
Deferred Compensation Program
Elected/Appointed Officials
Employer Reporting Application
Excess Compensation
Holiday Leave Banks
LEOFF Plan 1 Mandatory Retirement Age
Reporting Requirements
  • 85-001 (Applicable to all employers)
Retiree Return To Work
School Substitutes
Service Credit
Temporary Duty Disability Reporting Requirements
  • 17-007 (All employers except WSPRS)
Union Employment