Public Hearing on Public Pension Plans
Thursday, April 22, 2010
State Capitol, Room 437

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    All written testimony submitted electronically is linked to the witnesses' names below.

    Public Hearing: 9 a.m.

    Defining the problem

    1. Girard Miller, Retirement Plan Consultant and Commentator
      (Executive summary for testimony)

    Understanding the employer's perspective

  1. Tony Oliveira, Member, CalPERS Board of Administration; President, California State Association of Countiesment
Employee efforts at the bargaining table
  1. Ron Cottingham, President, Peace Officers Research Association of California
Guiding principles for sustainability
  1. Richard Stensrud, Chief Executive Officer, Sacramento County Employees’ Retirement System

Governor's Pension Reform Package

  1. David Crane, Special Advisor to the Governor for Jobs and Economic Growth, Governor’s Office

Additional material submitted by Mr. Miller:
BEST PRACTICE: Governance of Public Employee Post-Retirement Benefits Systems (2010) (CORBA) (new)
"New Normal" Retirement Plan Designs

Additional material from hearing:
University of Minnesota Law School report

The following individuals and organizations have submitted written comments to the Commission:

California Foundation for Fiscal Responsibility
Georkeshia Campbell
Allison Miller
Don Perera
Professional Engineers in California Government
SEIU Local 1000

Thursday, April 22, 2010
State Capitol, Room 125

(The Commission will consider agenda items I-V at approximately noon. The precise time will vary depending upon the testimony of witnesses and will be determined at the discretion of the chair.)

  1. Business Meeting Minutes from March 25, 2010
  2. Schedule/Project Selection
  3. Subcommittee Reports
  4. Implementation Activity
  5. Reports from the Bureau of State Audits