WACOPS I-940 Press Release

December 7, 2017 WACOPS is fighting to strengthen the rights and quality of life for those who have dedicated their careers to protecting and serving our communities. We do not believe today, or at any time during this debate, that changing the current use of force law (RCW 9A.16.040) will reduce violent interactions between law […]

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SCPP Meeting | December 12, 2017

Select Committee on Pension Policy Regular Committee Meeting December 12, 2017 10:00 a.m. – 11:30 a.m. House Hearing Room B Olympia AGENDA 10:00 a.m.   1. Approval of November Minutes 10:05 a.m.   2. DRS Briefing:  Retroactive Impacts – Shawn Merchant, Legislative and Stakeholder Relations Director, Department of Retirement  Systems    Executive Session 10:25 a.m.   3. Plans 1 […]

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New WACOPS Executive Director

After a nationwide search, the WACOPS Board of Directors has hired its newest Executive Director: Teresa Taylor. Most recently, Taylor has served for nearly seven years as Executive Vice President of Kitsap Building Association (KBA) in Bremerton, Wash. She had been with KBA since February 2006 where she also served as Government Affairs Director prior […]

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RFFOW President’s Message | November 2017

We are having a problem with filling our firefighter and law enforcement officer positions on LEOFF I Disability Boards and Prior Act Pension Boards. Some of the existing members under the jurisdiction of these boards live out of the area, in other cities, towns and states, or due to age or health, are not able […]

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SCPP Meeting 11/14/2017

11/14/2017 | 10:00 a.m. Full Committee House Hearing Rm B John L. O’Brien Building Olympia, WA Agenda: 1. Approval of October Minutes. 2. WSIB Update. 3. DRS Update. 4. LEOFF 2 Board Update: Military Service Credit Study. 5. Public Hearing with Possible Executive Session. a. Plans 1 COLA Proposal. 6. Work Session. a. Tribal Schools […]

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SCPP Agenda for October 17, 2017

Full Committee 10/17/2017 10:00 a.m. House Hearing Rm B John L. O’Brien Building Olympia, WA Agenda: Approval of September Minutes. Preliminary 2018 Meeting Dates. OSA Update. Public Hearing with Possible Executive Session. Recommendation to PFC on Long-Term Economic Assumptions. Update: Subgroup on Tribal Schools. Plans 1 COLA Proposal Pricing Results. Media Alert: Seattle Police Off-Duty […]

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LEOFF 2 Board September 27, 2017 Agenda

LEOFF Plan 2 Retirement Board meeting is Wednesday, September 27th, 2017 at 9:30AM. Public attendance is welcomed. Meeting materials will be available on the LEOFF II website to view on Monday, September 25th. Please note that the location of this meeting will be: Hotel Red Lion Olympia Cedar Hemlock Room 2300 Evergreen Park Drive Olympia, WA 98502 LEOFF PLAN 2 […]

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RFFOW President’s Message | September 2017

As far as I am concerned the Coalition’s refusal to share in the cost of retaining a contract lobbyist to assist us during the special session and in the formation of the state budget was the last straw. As the final special legislative session was coming to a close no retirement system merger bills had […]

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LEOSA shoot – Sept 24

Next LEOSA shoot will be in Sept. 24, 2017, 1300 hrs. to 1600 hrs Location: Bainbridge Island Sportsmen’s Club 8203 Sportsman Club Rd NE, Bainbridge Island, WA 98110 Click here for details. Open for all qualified LE retirees, you need not be a member of FOP to participate. The cost is $50.00 per non member,

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