WEST SACRAMENTO, Calif. – California State Teachers’ Retirement System (CalSTRS) Chief Executive Officer Jack Ehnes, announced plans to increase current clean energy and technology investments of $1.4 billion to $3.7 billion over the next five years in an effort to increase low-carbon investments. The move is in response to United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon’s call for bold action to reduce carbon emissions and build resilience to the impacts of climate change ahead of the United Nations Climate Summit on September 23, 2014.
WEST SACRAMENTO, Calif. – The California State Teachers’ Retirement System (CalSTRS) today announced overwhelming corporate governance success during the 2014 proxy season, as 86 of the 93 companies it engaged adopted a majority voting standard in corporate board elections.
This directive applies to all county superintendents of schools, school districts, community college districts, and other employing agencies that employ persons to perform creditable service under the California State Teachers’ Retirement System (CalSTRS) Defined Benefit (DB) Program, Defined Benefit Supplement (DBS) Program and Cash Balance (CB) Benefit programs.
The purpose of this directive is to inform chartering authorities of a required change to the reporting of Monthly Reports of Retirement Contributions (F-496 files). This requirement is fully compliant with Chapter 3 of Part 26.8 of the Education Code, which mandates reporting of contributions in a format conforming to the requirements of CalSTRS.
The purpose of this employer directive is to inform employers of the procedures required to establish and report (a) voluntary receivable payments (tax deferred and non-tax deferred) under Internal Revenue Code Section 414 (h)(2) and Education Code Section 22801(a), 22823, 22826(b), and 23203(c), and (b) mandatory receivable payments (nontax deferred) for overpaid benefits under Education Code Section 22459.
This directive contains information for county superintendents of schools, school districts, community college districts, and any agencies that utilize retired members of the Defined Benefit Program (referred to in this directive as “retired CalSTRS members”) to perform creditable service.
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