Pension Review Board Proposes Pension Provider Training

Pursuant to H.B. 13, passed in 2013, the Texas Pension Review Board has proposed new training requirement rules for public retirement system pension administrators and trustees.  The training includes seven hours in the first year an individual holds the position and four hours each year thereafter. 

Training topics will include, among other things: (1) fiduciary matters; (2) governance; (3) ethics; (4) investments; (5) actuarial matters; (6) benefits administration; and (7) risk management. 

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Written comments on the proposal may be submitted to Christopher Hanson, Executive Director, State Pension Review Board, P.O. Box 13498, Austin, Texas 78711-3498 or by email to Comments will be accepted until 5:00 p.m. on July 28, 2014.

Please contact the State Pension Review Board at 512-463-1736 with questions.

TML member cities may use the material herein for any purpose. No other person or entity may reproduce, duplicate, or distribute any part of this document without the written authorization of the Texas Municipal League.

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