The design and administration of the Defined Benefit Supplement Program shall comply with the applicable provisions of the Internal Revenue Code and the Revenue and Taxation Code. The board may amend the plan with respect to the Defined Benefit Supplement Program to do any of the following:

(a) Comply with applicable federal law and regulations to the extent permitted by law.

Terms Used In California Education Code 25000.5

  • Annuity: A periodic (usually annual) payment of a fixed sum of money for either the life of the recipient or for a fixed number of years. A series of payments under a contract from an insurance company, a trust company, or an individual. Annuity payments are made at regular intervals over a period of more than one full year.
  • Interest rate: The amount paid by a borrower to a lender in exchange for the use of the lender's money for a certain period of time. Interest is paid on loans or on debt instruments, such as notes or bonds, either at regular intervals or as part of a lump sum payment when the issue matures. Source: OCC

(b) Adopt or amend actuarial assumptions.

(c) Designate the initial plan year.

(d) Declare the annual the minimum interest rate.

(e) Declare an additional earnings credit.

(f) Declare an additional annuity credit.

(Amended (as added by Stats. 2000, Ch. 74) by Stats. 2000, Ch. 1021, Sec. 46. Effective January 1, 2001.)