Technically, members of the Legislative
Retirement System (LRS) are a subcategory of the Public Employees'
Retirement System (PERS). Because the conditions that affect
LRS employmentnamely periodic elections, are unique to enrolled
members ofthe State legislature, there are special provisions
for retirement that need to be outlined separately.
For additional information about
the pension and benefits associated with a Public Employees' Retirement
System (PERS) membership, please consult the PERS
Member Handbook. In addition, the PERS
Legislative Retirement System Addendum provides
information about membership and benefits specific for PERS LRS
Topics and Tasks
The outline below provides specific
topics or tasks related to the Legislative Retirement System,
a subcategory of the Public Employees' Retirement System. Click
on the topic of interest to access the information you require
quickly. Or, click on the main topic heading (e.g., Enrollments)
for a general overview of the subject listing.
Other topics are covered under
the Public Employees' Retirement System,
since LRS members are a special group of the PERS, as described
Please contact the Division
at (609) 292-3678, for assistance with questions concerning