FINANCE AND ADMINISTRATION CABINET
Kentucky Teachers’ Retirement System
(As Amended at ARRS, April 9, 2013)
RELATES TO: KRS 161.220(22), 161.507,
161.515, 161.545, 161.5465, 161.547, 161.548, 161.549[
STATUTORY AUTHORITY: KRS 161.310(1)
NECESSITY, FUNCTION, AND CONFORMITY: KRS
161.310 requires the Board of Trustees of the Kentucky Teachers' Retirement
System (KTRS) to promulgate all administrative regulations for the
administration of the funds of the retirement system. KRS 161.507,
161.515, 161.545, 161.5465, 161.547, 161.548, and 161.549 permit members to
purchase service credit. These purchases of service credit are purchasable at
full actuarial cost as defined by KRS 161.220(22). This administrative regulation
provides the interest rate to be accredited to members who
make an advance payment for service credit at full actuarial cost[
time earlier than the calendar year immediately] prior to
Section 1. Members who make an advance payment for service credit at full actuarial cost at least one (1) month prior to their effective retirement date shall be accredited regular interest against their payment(s) at the rate provided for members under KRS 161.220(13). This interest shall be accredited at the time of retirement when the final full actuarial cost purchase amount is reconciled and shall be subject to adjustment to reflect the actuarial experience of the retirement system.
DR. TOM SHELTON, Chairperson
APPROVED BY AGENCY: December 17, 2012
FILED WITH LRC: February 15, 2013 at 11 a.m.
CONTACT PERSON: Robert B. Barnes, Deputy Executive Secretary of Operations and General Counsel, Kentucky Teachers' Retirement System, 479 Versailles Road, Frankfort, Kentucky 40601, phone (502) 848-8508, fax (502) 573-0199.