State Pensions: The Financial and Legal Framework
NCSL Legislative Summit: Aug. 10, 2011
Running time: 01:26:23
Representative Lana Gordon, Kansas
Kil Huh, The Pew Charitable Trusts, Washington, D.C.
Amy Monahan, J.D., University of Minnesota Law School, Minneapolis, Minnesota
Michael Bird, NCSL
This session explores the current funding situation of state pensions, the legal framework that in many states limits policymakers’ ability to revise state retirement plans as readily as the private sector can, and recent calls for increased federal regulation of state pensions.
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