Q Have changes been made to the P.E.R.S. laws affecting payments from municipal and county authorities on behalf of P.E.R.S. retirees who work part-time?

A Yes. House Bill 957 (2010 Regular Session) made numerous changes to the P.E.R.S. laws. Effective July 1, 2010, a municipality or county in which a retired person holds elective office shall pay to P.E.R.S. the amount of the employer’s contributions on the full amount of the regular compensation for the elective office the retired person holds.