§ 169.010 Definitions
§ 169.020 System created, what districts included — trustees, appointment, terms, …
§ 169.021 Transfer of teachers from urban district to state retirement system — procedure.
§ 169.022 Board of education in sections 169.020 and 169.021 defined
§ 169.030 Contributions by members and employees, exceptions — rate — withholding …
§ 169.033 Contributions by members may be required to be credited to members’ ..
§ 169.035 Additional deposits by members, when
§ 169.040 Funds of retirement system, how invested — delegation of investment …
§ 169.045 Bank deposits of system, how secured
§ 169.050 Membership — prior service credit, withdrawal — reinstatement contributions.
§ 169.055 Purchase of equivalent service, leave of absence — part-time teachers may …
§ 169.056 Private school, defined — membership credit for service in private school, …
§ 169.060 Retirement and disability
§ 169.070 Retirement allowances, how computed, election allowed, time period — …
§ 169.073 Partial lump sum distribution, when — options — calculation for changes in …
§ 169.075 Survivors’ benefits, options — purchase of prior service credits for …
§ 169.076 Death without a valid designated beneficiary, effect of — most recent valid …
§ 169.080 Correction of errors in benefits — adjustment.
§ 169.090 Funds not subject to execution, garnishment, attachment
§ 169.100 Gifts accepted
§ 169.110 Appropriations made by general assembly to be repaid in two-year period
§ 169.130 Teachers at state institutions prior to August 13, 1986, to be members — …
§ 169.140 Community college, public, full-time employee may be member of retirement ..
§ 169.141 Successor beneficiary may be nominated by person receiving reduced ..
§ 169.270 Definitions
§ 169.280 Retirement system created — system, how managed — federal qualified plan, …
§ 169.291 Board of trustees, qualifications, terms — superintendent of school …
§ 169.295 Board of trustees, powers and duties
§ 169.296 Indemnity and protection of trustee or employee, limitations — insurance — …
§ 169.301 Retirement benefits to vest, when — amount, how computed — option of …
§ 169.311 One year creditable service, how computed
§ 169.315 Rules, regulations to permit purchase of creditable service, requirements — …
§ 169.320 Member may retire, when
§ 169.322 Retirement for disability — periodic examination — subsequent reemployment …
§ 169.324 Retirement allowances, amounts — retirants may substitute without affecting …
§ 169.326 Optional plans for payment of benefits — limitations — waiver.
§ 169.328 Accumulated contributions returned to member, when — eligible rollover …
§ 169.331 Retired teachers may teach full time without loss of benefits, when — …
§ 169.350 Assets held in two funds — source and disbursement — deductions — …
§ 169.360 Trustees shall report annually to employers district’s contribution, ..
§ 169.370 Obligations chargeable to general revenue fund — alteration of existing …
§ 169.380 Immunity from execution, garnishment or attachment
§ 169.390 Limitation of state contributions
§ 169.395 Procedural requirements waived for members, retirants and beneficiaries, by ..
§ 169.400 Correction of errors in benefits — adjustment.
§ 169.410 Definitions
§ 169.420 Retirement system — how managed.
§ 169.430 Who shall be members
§ 169.435 Revocation of election of coverage made on or ninety days after October 13, ..
§ 169.440 Years of service, how determined — purchase of credit for service, …
§ 169.450 Trustees — selection, qualifications, powers and duties — circuit court’s …
§ 169.460 Retirement, when — pensions, how computed — early retirement, when, …
§ 169.466 Annual pension increase, when
§ 169.471 Board of education authorized to increase retirement benefits, adopt and ..
§ 169.475 Retired member, employment as special advisor, duties, compensation — …
§ 169.476 Insurance for retired members may be provided — rules and regulations.
§ 169.480 Board to be trustees of funds — investment — income credited — payments, …
§ 169.490 Assets of system to be held as one fund — contribution, rate, how collected …
§ 169.500 Certification of amount to be paid to retirement system, inclusion in ..
§ 169.510 Obligations of system paid how — effect of change in law.
§ 169.520 Funds not subject to execution, garnishment or attachment and not ..
§ 169.530 False statement, misdemeanor — correction of records — adjustment.
§ 169.540 State shall contribute no funds — exceptions.
§ 169.560 Retirees may be employed, when — salary amount, effect on benefits, exception.
§ 169.561 Retirees return to work considered new membership in applicable retirement ..
§ 169.563 Retirement in certain systems at fifty-five or older with five years ..
§ 169.566 School retirement systems to conduct study
§ 169.569 Joint rules promulgated, procedure
§ 169.570 Employment of person having rights in more than one retirement system, may ..
§ 169.572 Dissolution of marriage, court not to divide retirement benefits or Social ..
§ 169.573 Plan for utilization of minority professionals, report
§ 169.574 Members may designate trust as beneficiary
§ 169.576 Authorizes board to provide for reciprocal creditable service transfers ..
§ 169.577 Purchase of additional creditable service to achieve minimum time required ..
§ 169.585 Certain retired teachers to be employed by retirement system as special ..
§ 169.587 Benefits exempted from taxation and creditors — benefits not assignable.
§ 169.589 Discharge from Armed Forces, defined — members may elect to pay …
§ 169.590 Health plans for school district employees to include retirees, families of ..
§ 169.595 Sick leave or under workers’ compensation, employee may receive creditable ..
§ 169.596 Retired teacher may teach full time without loss of retirement benefits, ..
§ 169.597 Hancock amendment standing — certain statutes void, when.
§ 169.600 Definitions
§ 169.610 System established — board of trustees to administer — funds to be kept …
§ 169.611 Community college district retirement system may merge with public ..
§ 169.620 Contributions by members and employers — rate — penalty for failure to …
§ 169.625 Board of trustees may adopt plan requiring all contributions by employee to ..
§ 169.630 Funds of system, how invested, how accounted for — bank or trust company to …
§ 169.640 Bank deposits of system, how secured
§ 169.650 Membership — prior service credit — reinstatement — procedure.
§ 169.655 Purchase of membership credit for service to organization supporting ..
§ 169.660 Eligibility for retirement, when — temporary-substitute service for retiree …
§ 169.663 Disability retirement, when — return to duty, effect of disability payments …
§ 169.670 Benefits, how computed — beneficiary benefits, options, election of.
§ 169.673 Partial lump sum distribution, when — changes in distribution amount, …
§ 169.676 Death without a valid beneficiary designation, effect of — most recent …
§ 169.680 Penalty for false statements — correction of errors in benefits — adjustment.
§ 169.690 Funds not subject to execution, garnishment, attachment
§ 169.700 Gifts accepted
§ 169.712 Transfer to public school retirement system, certain public education ..
§ 169.715 Successor beneficiary may be nominated by person receiving reduced ..
§ 169.750 Indemnification permitted, when — insurance or indemnity policies authorized.

Terms Used In Missouri Laws > Chapter 169 - Teacher and School Employee Retirement Systems

  • Advice and consent: Under the Constitution, presidential nominations for executive and judicial posts take effect only when confirmed by the Senate, and international treaties become effective only when the Senate approves them by a two-thirds vote.
  • Amendment: A proposal to alter the text of a pending bill or other measure by striking out some of it, by inserting new language, or both. Before an amendment becomes part of the measure, thelegislature must agree to it.
  • 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.
  • Appeal: A request made after a trial, asking another court (usually the court of appeals) to decide whether the trial was conducted properly. To make such a request is "to appeal" or "to take an appeal." One who appeals is called the appellant.
  • Appropriation: The provision of funds, through an annual appropriations act or a permanent law, for federal agencies to make payments out of the Treasury for specified purposes. The formal federal spending process consists of two sequential steps: authorization
  • Assets: (1) The property comprising the estate of a deceased person, or (2) the property in a trust account.
  • Attachment: A procedure by which a person's property is seized to pay judgments levied by the court.
  • Beneficiary: A person who is entitled to receive the benefits or proceeds of a will, trust, insurance policy, retirement plan, annuity, or other contract. Source: OCC
  • Common law: The legal system that originated in England and is now in use in the United States. It is based on judicial decisions rather than legislative action.
  • Contract: A legal written agreement that becomes binding when signed.
  • Conviction: A judgement of guilt against a criminal defendant.
  • Corporation: A legal entity owned by the holders of shares of stock that have been issued, and that can own, receive, and transfer property, and carry on business in its own name.
  • Dependent: A person dependent for support upon another.
  • Donor: The person who makes a gift.
  • Electronic funds transfer: The transfer of money between accounts by consumer electronic systems-such as automated teller machines (ATMs) and electronic payment of bills-rather than by check or cash. (Wire transfers, checks, drafts, and paper instruments do not fall into this category.) Source: OCC
  • Evidence: Information presented in testimony or in documents that is used to persuade the fact finder (judge or jury) to decide the case for one side or the other.
  • Fiduciary: A trustee, executor, or administrator.
  • Fiscal year: The fiscal year is the accounting period for the government. For the federal government, this begins on October 1 and ends on September 30. The fiscal year is designated by the calendar year in which it ends; for example, fiscal year 2006 begins on October 1, 2005 and ends on September 30, 2006.
  • following: when used by way of reference to any section of the statutes, mean the section next preceding or next following that in which the reference is made, unless some other section is expressly designated in the reference. See Missouri Laws 1.020
  • Fraud: Intentional deception resulting in injury to another.
  • Garnishment: Generally, garnishment is a court proceeding in which a creditor asks a court to order a third party who owes money to the debtor or otherwise holds assets belonging to the debtor to turn over to the creditor any of the debtor
  • Gift: A voluntary transfer or conveyance of property without consideration, or for less than full and adequate consideration based on fair market value.
  • Guardian: A person legally empowered and charged with the duty of taking care of and managing the property of another person who because of age, intellect, or health, is incapable of managing his (her) own affairs.
  • Guardian: if used in a section in a context relating to property rights or obligations, means conservator of the estate as defined in Missouri Laws 1.020
  • hereafter: means the time after the statute containing it takes effect. See Missouri Laws 1.020
  • Heretofore: means any time previous to the day when the statute containing it takes effect. See Missouri Laws 1.020
  • Indemnification: In general, a collateral contract or assurance under which one person agrees to secure another person against either anticipated financial losses or potential adverse legal consequences. Source: FDIC
  • Irrevocable trust: A trust arrangement that cannot be revoked, rescinded, or repealed by the grantor.
  • Joint committee: Committees including membership from both houses of teh legislature. Joint committees are usually established with narrow jurisdictions and normally lack authority to report legislation.
  • Jurisdiction: (1) The legal authority of a court to hear and decide a case. Concurrent jurisdiction exists when two courts have simultaneous responsibility for the same case. (2) The geographic area over which the court has authority to decide cases.
  • Liabilities: The aggregate of all debts and other legal obligations of a particular person or legal entity.
  • Misdemeanor: Usually a petty offense, a less serious crime than a felony, punishable by less than a year of confinement.
  • Month: means a calendar month, and "year" means a calendar year unless otherwise expressed, and is equivalent to the words year of our Lord. See Missouri Laws 1.020
  • Oath: A promise to tell the truth.
  • Obligation: An order placed, contract awarded, service received, or similar transaction during a given period that will require payments during the same or a future period.
  • person: may extend and be applied to bodies politic and corporate, and to partnerships and other unincorporated associations. See Missouri Laws 1.020
  • Property: includes real and personal property. See Missouri Laws 1.020
  • Quorum: The number of legislators that must be present to do business.
  • Remainder: An interest in property that takes effect in the future at a specified time or after the occurrence of some event, such as the death of a life tenant.
  • Service of process: The service of writs or summonses to the appropriate party.
  • State: when applied to any of the United States, includes the District of Columbia and the territories, and the words "United States" includes such district and territories. See Missouri Laws 1.020
  • Statute: A law passed by a legislature.
  • Testimony: Evidence presented orally by witnesses during trials or before grand juries.
  • Trustee: A person or institution holding and administering property in trust.
  • Uniform Commercial Code: A set of statutes enacted by the various states to provide consistency among the states' commercial laws. It includes negotiable instruments, sales, stock transfers, trust and warehouse receipts, and bills of lading. Source: OCC
  • United States: includes such district and territories. See Missouri Laws 1.020
  • Writ: A formal written command, issued from the court, requiring the performance of a specific act.