1.) Employees of any member unit of the Clinton Retirement System, who are regularly employed in a permanent position, for a minimum of twenty hours per week and thus eligible for Town benefits as defined by the Town Personnel By-Laws, who also is earning a minimum of $5,000.00 per year must join the Retirement System. Officials who are elected after 7/1/2009 who receive a salary but earn less than $5,000.00 per year may elect to join, however such official will not accrue creditable service per Chapter 21 of the Acts of 2009. This Rule is to become effective for all new employees of the Town of Clinton hired on or after the date of approval is received from PERAC. All current active members before the date of PERAC's approval will be grandfathered into the System.
4.) Member Duties and Responsibilities: It is the responsibility of any member and critically important that any member who has an accident on the job or is exposed to a health hazard file a notice of injury be filed with your retirement board as well as your employer. The notice should be filed within ninety days of the occurrence of the injury or exposure.