ACERA wishes to congratulate the Golden State Warriors on their second NBA Championship victory. The City of Oakland will be hosting a parade and celebration for most of the day on Thursday, June 15, 2017. Unfortunately, this will make it difficult, if not impossible for ACERA members and the public to access ACERA’s offices that day because our offices are right in the middle of the celebration area.
The Alameda County Employees’ Retirement Association held an election for three seats on the Board of Retirement from November 7 to December 14, 2016. Votes for the Board of Retirement election were counted on December 15, 2016 at the Registrar of Voters (ROV) office for the following seats:
If you’re an ACERA retiree, survivor, or payee, ACERA reports income to you on a 1099-R form. Your 1099-R for 2016 will be mailed no later than January 31, 2017.
Additionally, you will be able to get your 1099-R form online on January 31, 2017 by logging into your ACERA Web Member Services (WMS) account. If you’ve already created a WMS account, simply use your username and password to log in. If you need an account, click the Need an Account link to create one.
The County Employees Retirement Law of 1937 (CERL), as amended, beginning at California Government Code Section 31450, et seq., is a body of law enacted to govern retirement benefits for certain public employees. The CERL governs retirement systems for county and district employees in those counties adopting its provisions pursuant to Cal. Gov. Code §31500. Twenty California counties operate retirement systems under the provisions of the 1937 Act, which sets forth the policies and regulations governing the actions of these county retirement systems.
Retirement Law Book
The Retirement Law Book was prepared by the Los Angeles County Employees Retirement Association (LACERA) for the State Association of County Retirement Systems (SACRS).