MEMORANDUM #22, 2007

Commonwealth of Massachusetts | Public Employee Retirement Administration Commission
Five Middlesex Avenue, Third Floor, Somerville, MA 02145
Ph 617 666 4446 | Fax 617 628 4002 | TTY 617 591 8917 | www.mass.gov/perac
Domenic J. F. Russo, Chairman | A. Joseph DeNucci, Vice Chairman
Paul V. Doane | Kenneth J. Donnelly | James M. Machado | Donald R. Marquis
Joseph E. Connarton, Executive Director


M E M O R A N D U M

TO:             All Retirement Boards

FROM:       Joseph E. Connarton, Executive Director

RE:             Upcoming Joint Committee on Public Service Hearings

DATE:        March 14, 2007

Below are the upcoming Joint Committee on Public Service hearings that feature some bills of
possible interest to the boards, staff and/or their members. IMPORTANT: Since these are subject
to change, please contact the Public Service Committee at 617-722-2240 to confirm these dates
and which bills will be heard before traveling to the State House. All hearings are to be held at
the State House.

The bill text for many bills can be accessed on the General Court website at the following
address  http://www.mass.gov/legis/hbillsrch.htm

DATE        TIME      LOCATION       KEY BILL(S)/SUBJECT MATTER

3/15/07      10:30      B-2                     H. 2604, Minimum Pension and other minimum pension
                                                            bills

3/21/07      10:30      A-1                     H. 3749, Governor’s Municipal Partnership Act,
                                                            Sections 4,6,7,8, Local GIC provisions

3/22/07      10:30      B-2                     H. 3749, Governor’s Municipal Partnership Act,
                                                            Section 5, Local retirement assets to the PRIT Fund

3/29/07      10:30      Gardner              H. 3533 and other Sudan Divestment bills
                                 Auditorium

4/5/07        10:30      A-2                     H. 2606, COLA base increase and other COLA bills

4/19/07      10:30      B-1                     H. 14, PERAC pension governance reform bill;
                                                            H. 2603, pension governance reform

Please feel free to contact PERAC’s Legislative Director, Michael DeVito, at extension 971
should you have any questions. I hope this is helpful.

Return to PERAC Home Page