H0637aaS.......................................................by EDUCATION TEACHERS - Amends existing law to provide that a certificated employee of a public school district shall be fifty-five years old before September 1 of the year application is made for early retirement; and to provide an exception. 02/21 House intro - 1st rdg - to printing 02/22 Rpt prt - to Educ 02/25 Rpt out - to Com/HuRes 03/02 Rpt out - rec d/p - to 2nd rdg 03/03 2nd rdg - to 3rd rdg 03/08 3rd rdg - PASSED - 68-0-2 AYES -- Alltus, Barraclough(Barraclough), Barrett, Bell, Bieter, Black, Boe, Bruneel, Callister, Campbell, Chase, Cheirrett, Clark, Crow, Cuddy, Deal, Denney, Ellsworth, Field(13), Field(20), Gagner, Geddes, Gould, Hadley, Hammond, Hansen(23), Hansen(29), Henbest, Hornbeck, Jaquet, Jones, Judd, Kellogg, Kempton, Kendell, Kunz, Lake, Linford, Loertscher, Mader, Marley, McKague, Meyer, Montgomery, Moss, Moyle, Pearce, Pomeroy, Reynold Ridinger, Ringo, Robison, Sali, Schaefer, Sellman, Shepherd, Smith, Smylie, Stevenson, Stoicheff, Stone, Taylor, Tilman, Trail, Wheeler, Wood, Zimmermann, Mr Speaker NAYS -- None Absent and excused -- Mortensen, Pischner Floor Sponsor - Meyer Title apvd - to Senate 03/09 Senate intro - 1st rdg - to Educ 03/15 Rpt out - to 14th Ord 03/21 Rpt out amen - to 1st rdg as amen 03/23 2nd rdg - to 3rd rdg as amen 03/24 3rd rdg as amen - PASSED - 35-0-0 AYES -- Andreason, Boatright, Branch, Bunderson, Burtenshaw, Cameron, Crow, Danielson, Darrington, Davis, Deide, Dunklin, Frasure, Geddes, Hawkins, Ingram, Ipsen, Keough, King-Barrutia, Lee, McLaughlin, Noh, Parry, Richardson, Riggs, Risch, Sandy, Schroeder, Sorensen, Stegner, Stennett, Thorne, Wheeler, Whitworth, Williams NAYS -- None Absent and excused -- None Floor Sponsor - Schroeder Title apvd - to House 03/27 House concurred in Senate amens - to engros 03/28 Rpt engros - rules susp - PASSED - 69-0-1 AYES -- Alltus, Barraclough, Barrett, Bell, Bieter, Black, Boe, Bruneel, Callister, Campbell, Chase, Cheirrett, Clark, Crow, Cuddy, Deal, Denney, Ellsworth, Field(13), Field(20), Gagner, Geddes, Gould, Hadley, Hammond, Hansen(23), Hansen(29), Henbest, Hornbeck, Jaquet, Jones, Judd, Kellogg, Kempton, Kendell, Kunz, Lake, Linford, Loertscher, Mader, Marley, McKague, Meyer, Montgomery, Mortensen, Moss, Moyle, Pearce, Pischner, Pomeroy, Reynolds, Ridinger, Ringo, Robison, Sali, Sellman, Shepherd, Smith, Smylie, Stevenson, Stoicheff, Stone, Taylor, Tilman, Trail, Wheeler, Wood, Zimmermann, Mr Speaker NAYS -- None Absent and excused -- Schaefer Floor Sponsor - Meyer Title apvd - to enrol 03/29 Rpt enrol - Sp signed 03/30 Pres signed 03/31 To Governor 04/03 Governor signed Session Law Chapter 167 Effective: 07/01/00
|||| LEGISLATURE OF THE STATE OF IDAHO |||| Fifty-fifth Legislature Second Regular Session - 2000 IN THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES HOUSE BILL NO. 637, As Amended in the Senate BY EDUCATION COMMITTEE 1 AN ACT 2 RELATING TO EARLY RETIREMENT INCENTIVE FOR CERTIFICATED EMPLOYEES OF PUBLIC 3 SCHOOL DISTRICTS; AMENDING SECTION 33-1004G, IDAHO CODE, TO PROVIDE THAT 4 AN EMPLOYEE SHALL BE FIFTY-FIVE YEARS OLD BEFORE SEPTEMBER 1 OF THE YEAR 5 APPLICATION IS MADE FOR EARLY RETIREMENT, TO PROVIDE AN EXCEPTION AND TO 6 MAKE A TECHNICAL CORRECTION. 7 Be It Enacted by the Legislature of the State of Idaho: 8 SECTION 1. That Section 33-1004G, Idaho Code, be, and the same is hereby 9 amended to read as follows: 10 33-1004G. EARLY RETIREMENT INCENTIVE. (1) Each certificated employee of 11 an Idaho public school district as defined in section 33-1001 13., Idaho Code, 12 is eligible for an early retirement incentive, provided they meet the follow- 13 ing criteria: 14 (a) The employee has completed a minimum of ten (10) years of continuous 15 full-time certified employment, which may include time spent on a sabbati- 16 cal leave, in Idaho public school districts at the time of application. 17 (b) The employee is not eligible for unreduced service, early or disabil- 18 ity retirement from the public employee retirement system of Idaho at the 19 time of application. 20 (c) The employee is fifty-five (55) years old before August 15September 21 1 of the year the application is made; provided that persons turning fif- 22 ty-six (56) years old or greater between August 15 and 31, 2000, will be 23 eligible to receive the retirement incentive option percentage provided in 24 this section that reflects their age on August 15, 2000. 25 (d) The employee submits his/her application to the state superintendent 26 of public instruction on or before April 1 of the year of application. 27 (e) The employee is contracted with an Idaho public school district for 28 the entire school year during the year of application and has not been 29 terminated or on a leave of absence for the current or upcoming school 30 year. 31 (2) (a) Full-time qualifying applicants shall receive as a one (1) time 32 incentive the following amount of the employee's qualifying salary allo- 33 cation as provided in section 33-1004E, Idaho Code: 34 at 55 years of age 55% of allocation 35 at 56 years of age 50% of allocation 36 at 57 years of age 45% of allocation 37 at 58 years of age 40% of allocation 38 at 59 years of age 30% of allocation 39 at 60 years of age 30% of allocation 40 at 61 years of age 20% of allocation 41 at 62 years of age 20% of allocation 42 at 63 years of age and over 0% of allocation 43 (b) Certified employees working less than full-time in the application 2 1 year will have the incentive payment prorated according to their full-time 2 equivalent (FTE) percentage. 3 (c) Incentive payments for certified employees not placed on the experi- 4 ence and education multiplier table as provided in section 33-1004A, 5 Idaho Code, will be calculated using the BA column of the table. 6 (3) Incentives and the employer's share of FICA benefits shall be paid by 7 the state department of education to the Idaho public school district with 8 which the applicant was last contracted on or before July 31 of the year of 9 application and acceptance. 10 (4) Incentives shall be considered additional compensation flowing from 11 the employment relationship and subject to federal and state tax laws. Incen- 12 tives shall not be considered salary for purposes of the public employee 13 retirement system. 14 (5) Any employee receiving an early retirement incentive as provided in 15 this section shall not be eligible for future employment with an Idaho school 16 district where such employment would again qualify him/her for participation 17 in the state retirement system. 18 (6) Any applicant choosing to withdraw their application must notify the 19 state superintendent of public instruction in writing no later than June 20 in 20 the year of application. 21 (7) A special application of the early retirement incentive shall 22 supercedesupersede the limitations of this section to the extent necessary to 23 comply with this subsection. An otherwise qualified certificated employee who 24 becomes medically unable to work prior to July 1 of any year shall be eligible 25 to apply for the early retirement incentive for which the employee would have 26 been eligible retroactive to April 1.
|||| LEGISLATURE OF THE STATE OF IDAHO |||| Fifty-fifth Legislature Second Regular Session - 2000 Moved by Schroeder Seconded by Dunklin IN THE SENATE SENATE AMENDMENT TO H.B. NO. 637 1 AMENDMENTS TO SECTION 1 2 On page 1 of the printed bill, in line 15, following "employment" insert: 3 ", which may include time spent on a sabbatical leave,"; and in line 21, fol- 4 lowing "made" insert: "; provided that persons turning fifty-six (56) years 5 old or greater between August 15 and 31, 2000, will be eligible to receive the 6 retirement incentive option percentage provided in this section that reflects 7 their age on August 15, 2000". 8 CORRECTION TO TITLE 9 On page 1, in line 5, following "RETIREMENT" insert: ", TO PROVIDE AN 10 EXCEPTION".
STATEMENT OF PURPOSE RS 10023 This legislation amends Section 33-1004G, Idaho Code, to provide that an employee-shall be 55 years old before September 1 of the year an application is made for early retirement; technical corrections. FISCAL IMPACT None Contact Name: Rep. Meyer Phone: 208/332-1000 STATEMENT OF PURPOSE/FISCAL NOTE H 637