Eligibility, vesting, and portability of pension plans are under study by ASCE. The Society is also considering involvement in Pensions for Professionals, a general pension plan geared to professionals. ASCE is also a participant in the Joint Committee on Pensions, in association with other engineering, scientific and architectural societies to promote legislation beneficial to all in technical fields. Features of PFP plan adapted and adopted by the American Society for Microbiology are described. These include: eligibility vesting; contributions; funding; pre-retirement survivor's benefit; early retirement; disability retirement; optional forms of retirement benefits; equity investments; and terminated employees.

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  • Accession Number: 00050333
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: American Society of Civil Engineers
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Jan 11 1974 12:00AM