2017 - 2018 LEGISLATURE
January 12, 2017 - Introduced by Representative Ott, by request of Department
of Employee Trust Funds. Referred to Committee on Judiciary.
1An Act to repeal
40.23 (1) (c); and to amend
40.23 (1) (d) of the statutes; 2relating to: accepting an application for a retirement annuity (suggested as
3remedial legislation by the Department of Employee Trust Funds).
Analysis by the Legislative Reference Bureau
This bill eliminates the prohibition against the Department of Employee Trust
Funds accepting an application for a retirement annuity that specifies an annuity
effective date that is more than 60 days after the date on which the application is
The people of the state of Wisconsin, represented in senate and assembly, do
enact as follows:
40.23 (1) (c) of the statutes is repealed.
40.23 (1) (d) of the statutes is amended to read:
(d) Notwithstanding par. (c), an An
application for an annuity to be 7
effective on the day following termination of employment may be filed prior to the 8
employee's anticipated termination date. The participant shall state the
termination date shall be stated
in the application and the department shall not 2
make an annuity payment until the employee has terminated.