Member News - MTRS

The one-time opportunity for eligible members to make a RetirementPlus participation decision has ended as of June 30, 2023

On August 3, 2022, then Governor Charlie Baker signed into law Chapter 134 of the Acts of 2022 which--among other changes to how RetirementPlus is implemented for MTRS members--allowed for  members who had 1) transferred-in service …

Read more RetirementPlus special election has ended

Thank you to all of you who attended our recent live online "Your MTRS Benefits" seminar. The recording is now available if you would like to listen to it again or if you missed the seminar. Additionally, you can download the "Your MTRS Benefits" booklet which includes the slides of the presentation.
Pension Forfeiture

The Governor has signed legislation that offers eligible members who transferred into the MTRS a second opportunity to elect to participate in the RetirementPlus (R+) program. The R+ program, signed into law in 2000, provided eligible members with increased retirement benefits. As stipulated in the R+ legislation in 2000, members who transferred into …

Read more New law offers eligible Members who transferred into the MTRS a second chance for RetirementPlus (R+) participation


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