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Key Votes

SB 6 - Teacher Retirement - Key Vote

Louisiana Key Votes

Kevin Pearson voted Yea (Passage) on this Legislation.

Read statements Kevin Pearson made in this general time period.

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Issues

Stage Details

Legislation - Vetoed (Executive) -

Title: Teacher Retirement

Legislation - Bill Passed (House) (57-28) - (Key vote)

Title: Teacher Retirement

Vote Smart's Synopsis:

Vote to pass a bill that requires employers who have terminated their participation in the Teachers' Retirement System of Louisiana to remit to the system any unfunded accrued liabilities.

Legislation - Bill Passed (Senate) (38-0) -
Note:

NOTE: THIS VOTE RECONSIDERS A PREVIOUS VOTE.

Legislation - Bill Failed (Senate) (17-19) - (Key vote)

Title: Teacher Retirement

Vote Smart's Synopsis:

Vote to pass a bill that requires employers who have terminated their participation in the Teachers' Retirement System of Louisiana to remit to the system any unfunded accrued liabilities.

Highlights:
  • Requires any employment agency that is authorized by law to terminate its participation in the Teachers' Retirement System of Louisiana and terminates its participation for all employees to pay the retirement system its proportionate share of unfunded accrued liabilities (Sec. 1).
  • Defines "proportionate share of unfunded accrued liability" as any benefits accrued by or granted to employees during the time that the employer participated in the Teachers' Retirement System of Louisiana (Sec. 1).
  • Specifies that this act applies to all employing agencies that participated in the Teachers' Retirement System of Louisiana for any plan year ending on or after June 30, 2011 (Sec. 2).
Legislation - Introduced (Senate) -

Title: Teacher Retirement

Sponsors

  • D. A. 'Butch' Gautreaux (LA - D) (Out Of Office)
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