Pension Comments and Letters

Joint Committee on Retiree Health letter to the Actuarial Standards Board on actuarial valuations and other analyses used for determining public pension and other post-employment plan funding and accounting. (November 15, 2014)

Public Plans Subcommittee letter to the Actuarial Standards Board on actuarial valuations and other analyses used for determining public pension and other post-employment plan funding and accounting. 
(November 15, 2014)

The Pension Committee's Public Plans Subcommittee letter to the Governmental Accounting Standards Board commenting on an Exposure Draft on accounting and financial reporting for pension plans that are not administered through trusts and amendments to certain provisions of GASB Statements 67 and 68. (August 29, 2014)

The Joint Committee on Retiree Health letter to the Governmental Accounting Standards Board commenting on proposed statements of accounting and financial reporting by governmental employers for other postemployment benefits (OPEBs). (August 29, 2014)

Pension Committee letter to the Internal Revenue Service and Treasury Department on guidance needed regarding the Highway and Transportation Funding Act of 2014. (August 26, 2014)

Pension Practice Council letter to Congressional leaders on concerns about proposals to raise revenues by changing private sector pension law to offset unrelated spending increases. (July 25, 2014)

Pension Finance Task Force letter to Congressional leaders on concerns about proposals to raise revenues by changing private sector pension law to offset unrelated spending increases. (July 25, 2014)

Pension Committee comment letter to National Conference of Insurance Legislators on proposed Pension De-Risking Model Act. (July 11, 2014)

Pension Committee comments to the Society of Actuaries’ Retirement Plans Experience Committee on the RP-2014 and MP-2014 exposure drafts. (May 29, 2014)

Intersector Group notes to the Pension Practice Council from its March 2014 meeting with the Treasury Department and Internal Revenue Service. (May 1, 2014)

Intersector Group notes to the Pension Practice Council from its March 2014 meeting with the Pension Benefit Guaranty Corporation. (May 1, 2014)

Pension Practice Council letter to congressional leaders on proposals to raise revenue from the private sector pension system to offset unrelated spending increases. (April 17, 2014)

Pension Finance Task Force letter on proposals to extend the pension funding rules enacted under MAP-21. (April 17, 2014)

Letter to congressional leaders regarding the sunset of certain multiemployer provisions in the Pension Protection Act of 2006 that will expire at the end of 2014. (March 31, 2014)

Pension Committee Comments on the Internal Revenue Service Notice 2014-5, Temporary Nondiscrimination Relief for Closed Defined Benefit Plans and Request for Comments. (February 28, 2014)

Joint Committee on Retiree Health comments to the Actuarial Standards Board on revisions to ASOP No. 35, Selection of Demographic and Other Noneconomic Assumptions for Measuring Pension Obligations. (February 2, 2014)

Pension Committee comments to the Actuarial Standards Board on revisions to ASOP No. 35, Selection of Demographic and Other Noneconomic Assumptions for Measuring Pension Obligations. (January 31, 2014)

Letter to members of the U.S. House of Representatives regarding their request to make Generally Accepted Accounting Principles (GAAP) consistent with the pension funding rules in the Moving Ahead for Progress in the 21st Century Act (MAP-21). (January 8, 2014)

Intersector Group report to the Pension Practice Council containing notes from its March 2013 meeting with the Treasury Department and Internal Revenue Service. (December 20, 2013)

Intersector Group report to the Pension Practice Council containing notes from its September 2013 meeting with the Treasury Department and Internal Revenue Service. (December 20, 2013)