HB 87: Death Benefits Under the Florida Retirement System
GENERAL BILL by Hill ; (CO-INTRODUCERS) Beshears ; Fant ; Latvala ; O'Toole ; Pilon
Death Benefits Under the Florida Retirement System; Authorizes payment of death benefits to surviving spouse or children of Special Risk Class member killed in line of duty; specifies eligibility; authorizes payment of death benefits to surviving spouse or children of Special Risk Class member in investment plan; establishes qualifications & eligibility requirements; prescribes method of calculating benefit; specifies circumstances under which benefit payments are terminated; requires State Board of Administration or Division of Retirement to take certain action upon receipt of notification of disqualification from IRS; provides for allocations for death benefits authorized by act; requires State Board of Administration to transfer moneys to fund survivor benefit payments; adjusts employer contribution rates; declares that act fulfills an important state interest; provides appropriation. APPROPRIATION: $6,508,528
Last Action: 3/11/2016 House - Died in Government Operations Subcommittee, companion bill(s) passed, see SB 7012 (Ch. 2016-213)
Bill Text: PDF
Date Chamber Action 8/20/2015 House • Filed
9/10/2015 House • Referred to Government Operations Subcommittee; Appropriations Committee; State Affairs Committee -HJ 14
1/12/2016 House • Introduced -HJ 14
3/11/2016 House • Died in Government Operations Subcommittee, companion bill(s) passed, see SB 7012 (Ch. 2016-213)
HB 87, Original Filed Version (Current Bill Version) Posted 8/20/2015 at 3:52 PM
Bill Text: Analyses: None
Related Bills (3)
Bill Number Subject Filed By Relationship Last Action and Location Track Bills H 917 Death Benefits Under Florida Retirement System Plasencia Similar Last Action: 3/11/2016 H Died in Government Operations Subcommittee, companion bill(s) passed, see SB 7012 (Ch. 2016-213)
Location: In committee/council (GVOPS)
S 7012 (er) Death Benefits under the Florida Retirement System Governmental Oversight and Accountability Similar Last Action: 4/8/2016 Chapter No. 2016-213
Location: Became Law
H 7107 (e1) Public Employees State Affairs Committee Compare Last Action: 3/11/2016 S Died in Governmental Oversight and Accountability, companion bill(s) passed, see SB 7012 (Ch. 2016-213)
Location: In committee/council (GO)
Citations - Statutes (8)
Citation Catchline Location in Bill Location In Bill Help 121.091 Benefits payable under the system. Page 2 (pdf) 121.571 Contributions. Page 5 (pdf) 121.591 Payment of benefits. Page 6 (pdf) 121.5912 Page 14 (pdf) 121.71 Uniform rates; process; calculations; levy. Page 16 (pdf) 121.735 Page 14 (pdf) 121.74 Administrative and educational expenses. Page 16 (pdf) 121.75 Allocation for pension plan. Page 17 (pdf)
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