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Last updated on June 21, 2013
Listed below are current legislative items affecting the District of Columbia Retirement Board (DCRB). For more information on each piece of legislation, download the corresponding PDF from the list below.
DC Act 20-146, “Teachers’ Retirement Congressional Review Emergency Amendment Act of 2013"
To amend, on an emergency basis, due to Congressional review, An Act For the retirement of public-school teachers in the District of Columbia to allow for involuntary retirement for all excessed permanent status teachers without regard to whether a teacher chose to reject other options available to him or her.
DC Law 19-301: "Equity in Survivor Benefits Amendment Act of 2012"
The law to amend the Policemen and Firemen’s Retirement and Disability Act to change, from age 60 to age 55, the age before when remarriage by a widow or widower will terminate an annuity; and to amend An Act For the retirement of public-school teachers in the District of Columbia to change, from age 60 to age 55, the age before when remarriage by a surviving spouse or domestic partner will terminate an annuity, became effective May 1, 2013.