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2012 Senate Bill 1360: Extend deadline on school employee pension reform choices

Public Act 359 of 2012

Introduced by Sen. Roger Kahn (R) on November 8, 2012 To give public school employees an extra two months (until Feb. 1, 2013) to choose whether to contribute more toward the cost of their defined benefit pension or else accept a slightly less generous benefit calculation formula, as required by a recently-passed pension reform law.   Official Text and Analysis.
Referred to the Senate Appropriations Committee on November 8, 2012
Reported in the Senate on November 29, 2012 With the recommendation that the bill pass.
Amendment offered in the Senate on November 29, 2012 To revise the proposed deadline.
The amendment passed by voice vote in the Senate on November 29, 2012
Passed 26 to 12 in the Senate on November 29, 2012 To extend from from October 26, 2012, to January 9, 2013, the deadline for public school employees to choose whether to contribute more toward the cost of their defined benefit pensions or else accept a slightly less generous benefit calculation formula, as required by a recently-passed pension reform law.
Received in the House on November 29, 2012
Referred to the House Appropriations Committee on November 29, 2012
Reported in the House on December 5, 2012 Without amendment and with the recommendation that the bill pass.
Amendment offered by Rep. Ellen Lipton (D) on December 5, 2012
The amendment failed by voice vote in the House on December 5, 2012
Passed 64 to 43 in the House on December 5, 2012
Signed by Gov. Rick Snyder on December 14, 2012

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