DRSN e08-002, Transferring to Plan 3 and Elected Officials Reminder

DRS Notice

  • Notice No.: 08-002
  • Date: January 6, 2008
  • Applies to: PERS, SERS, TRS, Elected Official Employers
  • Subject: Transferring to Plan 3 and Elected Officials Reminder

Plan 2 to Plan 3 Transfer Opportunity

As you know, Plan 2 members who want to transfer to Plan 3 must complete the Member Information Form (MIF). Please remind these individuals they must provide you with the MIF by January 31, 2008 to become a Plan 3 member. Get access to the MIF or find out if a member is eligible to transfer to Plan 3.

Elected Officials and Membership

Elected officials are exempt from mandatory membership in the Public Employees’ Retirement System (PERS). However, they can apply and become a member if they choose to do so. You should not report elected officials to DRS prior to receiving direction to do so from DRS staff. Get more information regarding elected officials.


If you have any questions regarding this DRS Notice, please contact Employer Support Services at (360) 664-7200, option 2, or 1-800-547-6657, option 6, option 2; or email us.