Mississippi Retired Public Employees' Association
Representing retired and active employees covered by PERS
  • PERS-sponsored bills await action in Senate Finance CommitteeFebruary 20, 2017

    The following PERS-sponsored bills remain under active consideration by the Mississippi Legislature during the 2017 Regular Session and are currently assigned to the Senate Finance Committee. Tues., Feb. 28 is the deadline for the Senate Finance Committee to take action … Continue reading

  • MRPEA publishes winter 2017 issue of The GuardianFebruary 9, 2017

    The Mississippi Retired Public Employees’ Association (MRPEA) has published its winter 2017 issue of The Guardian. Catch up on current MRPEA-related news and events – as well as news related to the Public Employees’ Retirement System of Mississippi (PERS) – in … Continue reading

  • PERS-related bills that are still aliveFebruary 1, 2017

    Only two PERS-related bills survived the Jan. 31 committee deadline, and both bills are PERS-sponsored/supported bills. The two PERS-related bills that remain alive are listed below. HB 978 – Mac Huddleston on behalf of PERS – Seeks to revise certain provisions of the Government … Continue reading

  • PEER releases 2016 update on financial soundness of PERSJanuary 26, 2017

    The Mississippi Legislature’s Joint Committee on Performance Evaluation and Expenditure Review (PEER) has released its 2016 update on the financial soundness of the Public Employees’ Retirement System of Mississippi (PERS). This is the fifth in a related series of annual … Continue reading

  • MRPEA surveys candidates for PERS retiree rep postJanuary 17, 2017

    The Mississippi Retired Public Employees’ Association (MRPEA) is surveying candidates running for one of two retiree representative positions on the Board of Trustees of the Public Employees’ Retirement System of Mississippi (PERS). All candidates are invited to complete the survey and return … Continue reading