Rancho Palos Verdes City Council
   

TO: HONORABLE MAYOR AND COUNCILMEMBERS
FROM: CITY MANAGER
DATE: SEPTEMBER 2, 2003
SUBJECT: CALPERS HEALTH INSURANCE


RECOMMENDATION:

Adopt Resolution No.___ ELECTING TO CEASE TO BE SUBJECT TO THE PUBLIC EMPLOYEES’ MEDICAL AND HOSPITAL CARE ACT.

BACKGROUND:

At their meeting of August 19, 2003 the City Council adopted a Resolution Electing to Cease to be subject to the Public Employee’s Medical and Hospital Care Act. That Resolution was delivered to CalPERS within the required time frame. Now CalPERS has advised us that the City must pass an identical resolution to remove elected officials (non-PERS employees) from the health program.

DISCUSSION:

CalPERS requires a separate resolution to remove the four City Councilmembers who have health insurance through the CalPERS program.

Respectfully submitted,

Les Evans

City Manager

Attachments: Resolution

RESOLUTION NO.

A RESOLUTION ELECTING TO CEASE TO BE SUBJECT TO THE PUBLIC EMPLOYEES’ MEDICAL AND HOSPITAL CARE ACT.

WHEREAS, Government Code Section 22853 provides that a contracting agency which has elected to be subject to the Public Employees’ Medical and Hospital Care Act may cease to be so subject by proper application by the contracting agency; and

WHEREAS, City Council of Rancho Palos Verdes, hereinafter referred to as Special District is a contracting agency under the Act for participation by members of the City Council now, therefore be it

RESOLVED, That the City Council members of the Special District elect, and it does hereby elect, to cease to be subject to the provisions of the Act; and be it further

RESOLVED, That coverage of the Act cease on December 31, 2003.

Adopted at a regular meeting of the City Council At Rancho Palos Verdes this ___________day of________________2003.

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Mayor

Attest:

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City Clerk

State of California )

County of Los Angeles ) ss

City of Rancho Palos Verdes )

I, JO PURCELL, City Clerk of the City of Rancho Palos Verdes, hereby certify that the above Resolution No. 2003-__ was duly and regularly passed and adopted by the said City Council at a regular meeting thereof held on ________________.

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City Clerk