PRINTER'S NO. 3920
THE GENERAL ASSEMBLY OF PENNSYLVANIA
INTRODUCED BY GROVE, AUMENT, HEFFLEY, MURT AND GINGRICH, JULY 1, 2014
REFERRED TO COMMITTEE ON LOCAL GOVERNMENT, JULY 1, 2014
1Amending the act of August 31, 1971 (P.L.398, No.96), entitled
2"An act providing for the creation, maintenance and operation
3of a county employes' retirement system, and imposing certain
4charges on counties and providing penalties," further
5providing for supplemental benefits.
6The General Assembly of the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania
7hereby enacts as follows:
8Section 1. Section 30(b) of the act of August 31, 1971
9(P.L.398, No.96), known as the County Pension Law, amended July
1018, 1986 (P.L.1410, No.126), is amended to read:
11Section 30. Supplemental Benefits.--* * *
12(b) (1) The cost-of-living increase shall be reviewed at
13least once in every three years by the board which may adjust
14the percentages in accordance with cost-of-living index at the
15time of review.
16(2) Nothing in this subsection shall be construed to require
17the county commissioners or, in counties operating under a home
18rule charter or optional plan, the governing authority to adjust
19the percentages retroactively to the date of the previous cost-
1of-living increase under this section.
2Section 2. This act shall take effect in 60 days.