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Some public- and private-sector organizations are making Juneteenth a company holiday

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  • On: 06/18/2020 21:14:24
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Pension plan administrators and trustees may want to take a look at what some public- and private-sector organizations are doing to recognize diversity in their workplaces. Several organizations are giving their employees time off to celebrate June 19, a Texas observance known as Juneteenth, the day in which the end of slavery in the U.S. was officially announced. 

UPDATE - Disaster Declaration's extension includes Open Meetings Act provisions

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  • On: 06/12/2020 17:35:21
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UPDATE 6/12/20 -- On June 11, Texas Gov. Greg Abbott issued a proclamation extending the state's Disaster Declaration in response to the COVID-19 pandemic. A provision in the declaration allows governmental bodies, including state and local pension boards, to continue hosting remote meetings.

WEBINAR REPLAY | COVID-19: Impact on a Pension Plan’s Liquidity

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  • On: 06/02/2020 18:47:40
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On Wednesday, May 20, the Texas Association of Public Employee Retirement Systems hosted a webinar focused on the importance of pension plan liquidity management in response to COVID-19.