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Latest News...





Proposed Amendment to Actuarial Funding Policy
Upon recommendation of its actuary, the Segal Company, the Orange County Employees Retirement System is proposing an amendment of its Actuarial Funding Policy to include a cash out assumption as part of the process used to set employee contribution ratesThe impact of the cash out assumption on employee contribution rates is discussed at length in the Segal Company’s letter to the Board of Retirement found here.  OCERS welcomes public comment on this issue.  Please send written comments to OCERS at Public comments may be made at the April 21, 2014 meeting. This policy change with the proposed policy language was placed on the Board of Retirement Regular Meeting agenda for February 18, 2014 for final adoption, however, this matter was continued to April 21, 2014 so staff could gather more information for the Board of Retirement to consider.



Get to Know your Summary Plan Description (SPD)

The Summary Plan Description (SPD) is a comprehensive resource guide for all members interested in learning more about their OCERS benefits. It is designed to give you this information as simply and accurately as possible as of the date of issuance. Click here ...



Forward PASS Newsletter
Forward PASS is a newsletter about the ongoing implementation of OCERS' new V3 Pension Administration System Solution (PASS). Click here to view the current monthly issue.



STAR COLA approved by Board of Retirement
OCERS members who retired on or before April 1, 1980 will receive a Supplemental Targeted Adjustment for Retirees (STAR) Cost of Living Adjustment (COLA) beginning with their May 1, 2014 monthly allowance.  The Board of Retirement voted unanimously to approve the STAR COLA at its regular meeting on March 17, 2014. Read More...



Cost-of-Living-Adjustment (COLA) approved

At its February 18, 2014 meeting, the Board of Retirement approved a 1 percent cost-of-living adjustment (COLA) increase for retirees and eligible survivors. The increase, effective April 1, will be reflected on the May 1 payment.  Click here for information on the COLA.



1099-R's have been mailed

Payees can view a copy of their 1099-R statement online by logging into their account on the Member Information Center.  Click here for information on how to read your 1099-R statement.

Certain Eligible Members Must Choose Their Retirement Benefit Plan
Certain eligible employees hired by the County of Orange and Superior Court
are required to elect their retirement benefit formula. To help these eligible members understand details about Plan O/P ("1.62% at 65") and Plan I/J ("2.7% at 55"), OCERS provides a number of resources to help these members determine which plan is better for them. Click here to learn more.

Latest Publications...



Click here to read the latest OCERS Extra eZine for a summary of the most recent Board Meeting!

At Your Service
Click here for the latest At Your Service magazine.


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