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New Online Functionality Coming Soon

The ASRS is working on new online functionality that will be released to employers and members in August 2018. 

A Reminder on Compensation Rulemaking

Throughout this quarter, the ASRS has been communicating with employers about Rules regarding eligible compensation for ASRS members.  As a reminder, the latest information on this topic was sent to all employers via email on March 2, 2018.

The ASRS is pursuing an emergency rulemaking to modify the recently adopted administrative rule on the definition of compensation.  The change will mean that the new definition will apply only to employees who became ASRS members on or after January 1, 2018.

ASRS Basics for Employers

The Employer Relations team offers an educational meeting, ASRS Basics for Employers. The Basics is a workshop geared toward ASRS employer human resources, payroll, benefits, and administration personnel. This workshop covers the basics of employer responsibilities regarding the ASRS, while providing context of why those responsibilities are important.  The topics covered include:

Notice of Substantive Policy Statement on Compensation Rules

The Arizona State Retirement System has published a Substantive Policy Statement relating to Compensation for ASRS Purposes.

ASRS Celebrates 65 Years of Supporting Arizona's Public Servants

The Arizona State Retirement System (ASRS) marks its 65th anniversary this year--celebrate 65 years of serving Arizona’s hard-working public servants.

ASRS Legislation for 2018

The 53rd Legislature – Second Regular Session is underway.

The ASRS has introduced four bills this session, all relatively minor in terms of impact to members and retirees.

House Bill 2034 - Amend 38-701(6) to remove the ASRS as state agency responsible for Social Security administration.

Health Insurance Supplements

Do you find the statutes regarding health insurance supplements confusing? Here is a summary of the benefits.

Reasons To Attend the Annual Employer Conference!

As an ASRS employer it is your responsibility to attend the annual ASRS Employer Conference as required by statute. The meetings are held in August and September of each year. Some of the topics covered at the conference include...

Ending Payroll Verification: Termination Date or Last Day?

You have an employee retiring, and it's tile to fill out the EPV form -- but what's the difference between Termination Date and Last Day of ASRS Membership? Read on to find out...

Is Your Contact Info Current?

In an effort to keep your myASRS Employer Account contact information updated, we are reaching out to all ASRS employers.

Please take a few minutes to check that your information is up to date

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