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Summary Plan Descriptions
The Summary Plan Descriptions (the “SPDs”) explain the major provisions of the District of Columbia Police Officers and Firefighters’ Retirement Plan and the District of Columbia Teachers’ Retirement Plan (the “Plans”). Descriptions of the benefits available and the requirements to qualify for benefits under the Plans are explained in the SPD booklets.
Your rights and responsibilities under the Plans are also included. SPD booklets are available in PDF format for download below. Please call DCRB Member Services, (202) 343-3272, to request a printed copy. Please use the contact information provided in the applicable PDF if you have any further questions about your Plan.
Police Officers and Firefighters' Summary Plan Description
The Police Officers and Firefighters' Summary Plan Description (SPD) booklet explains the major provisions of your retirement plan, what benefits are available, and how to qualify for them.
Teachers' Summary Plan Description
The Teachers' Summary Plan Description (SPD) booklet explains the major provisions of your retirement plan, what benefits are available, and how to qualify for them.
Summary of Material Modifications to the Teachers' Retirement Plan, September 21, 2009
The Omnibus Domestic Partnership Equality Amendment Act of 2008 (the “Act”) resulted in important changes to the District of Columbia Teachers’ Retirement Plan (the “Plan”). These changes, which were effective retroactive to September 12, 2008, are summarized in this document.
If you have further questions, please contact DCRB Member Services at the number below, or call the Member Services toll-free number at 1(866) 456-3272.