PASSED: SB 15-97 Supplemental Needs Trust for PERA Benefits

UPDATE: The Governor has signed SB 97

Senate Bill 97 was introduced by Senator Aguilar (D – Denver) and Representative Landgraf (R – Fountain).

This bill fixes the law to protect dependents who are disabled from losing access to needs-based government benefits because of their designation as a beneficiary and protects those rights upon the death of the PERA recipient.

Secure PERA supports this bill.

Read the entire bill here.