2.66 Retirement System
2.66.010 Adoption of state system.
2.66.020 Contract with state.
2.66.030 Election to become member.
2.66.040 Additional powers of council.
2.66.050 Exception for salaries of city clerk and city treasurer.
2.66.010 ADOPTION OF STATE SYSTEM. The State Employees' Retirement System for officials and employees of cities is adopted as the retirement system for the officials and employees of the city. (Prior code § 12.01).
2.66.020 CONTRACT WITH STATE. The council is vested with the power to take all proceedings provided by law, and to execute a contract with the state, for making the officials and employees of the city members of the State Employees' Retirement System. (Prior code § 12.02).
2.66.030 ELECTION TO BECOME MEMBER. The officials and employees to be included therein constitute the classes to consist of the members of all offices and departments, who, by secret ballot, separately as to each class, shall elect to come into the system. (Prior code § 12.03).
2.66.040 ADDITIONAL POWERS OF COUNCIL. The powers vested in the council constitute and include the authority to apply to the state for such contract, report to the state on the types and terms of service of all officials and employees eligible therefor, the obtaining of all actuarial data necessary for the state to report to the city a quotation of the approximate contribution necessary for maintaining the city's share of said system, the resolution of intention to make the contract, and the approval of the contract by ordinance; the collection of the officials' and employees' share thereof, and the levy of taxes to maintain the city's share; the maintenance of the system, and all matters and things provided by law, whether or not herein mentioned. (Prior code § 12.04).
* For the statutory provisions regarding the election by the city to belong to the State Employees' Retirement System see West's Cal. C.A. §§ 20450 et seq. For the provisions regarding the State Employees' Retirement System generally see West's Cal. Gov. C.A. §§ 20000 et seq.
2.66.050 EXCEPTION FOR SALARIES OF CITY CLERK AND CITY TREASURER. Upon the city clerk or city treasurer becoming included in the city employees' retirement system, pursuant to any act of the state legislature providing therefor, the salary of such officer is fixed thereafter as his regular compensation plus the amount required by law to be contributed by the city to the retirement fund by reason of the inclusion of said officer in the system. (Prior code § 12.05).