Canadian Pension Reform—Alberta

Bills

Bill 27
Joint Governance of Public Sector Pension Plans Act (Ceci)
Received Royal Assent December 11, 2018

Government Resources

  • Employment Pension Plans Act (2012; EPPA), Alberta Treasury Board and Finance
    • Employment Pension Plans Regulation
    • EPPA Update 18-06 – Filing Fee for Pension Plans effective October 1, 2018
    • EPPA Update 18-05 – Alberta Employment Pensions Tribunal, Issued July 2018
    • EPPA Update 18-04 – Cost Certificate - 2018, Issued May 2018            
    • EPPA Update 18-03 – Eligibility for Pension Credit Splitting on Relationship Breakdown Extended to Common-Law Spouses, Issued May 2018
    • EPPA Update 18-02 – Annual Information Return - 2018, Issued April 2018
    • EPPA Update 18-01 – Defined Benefit Funding Relief Provisions - 2018, Issued March 2018
    • EPPA Update 17-03 – Government of Alberta Amends Employment Pension Plans Regulation, Issued November 2017
      • Private Sector Pensions
      • Information for individuals
        • IG-21 – Life Income Type Benefit (DRAFT; May 3, 2018)
        • IG-20 – Use of Actuarial Excess and Surplus (June 15, 2016)
        • IG-19 – Successor Situations (DRAFT; October 22, 2015)
        • IG-18 – Life Income Funds (LIFs) (June 15, 2016)
        • IG-17 – Locked-In Retirement Accounts (LIRAs) (June 15, 2016)
        • IG-16 – Records Management (June 15, 2016)
        • IG-15 – Disclosure to Members and those entitled to Benefits under a Pension Plan (June 23, 2016)
        • IG-14 – Missing Members (revised June 15, 2016)     
        • IG-13 – Plan Text Document (December 23, 2015)
        • IG-12 – Governance, Investment and Funding Policies (DRAFT; revised March 28, 2017)
        • IG-11 – Cessation of Benefit Accrual (November 30, 2015)
        • IG-10 – Non-Collectively Bargained Multi-Employer Plans (June 15, 2016)
        • IG-09 – Collectively Bargained Multi-Employer Plans (June 11, 2015) 
        • IG-08 – Jointly Sponsored Plans (June 11, 2015)
        • IG-07 – Solvency Reserve Account (March 23, 2015)
        • IG-06 – Registration and Amendment of a Pension Plan (March 23, 2015)
        • IG-05 – Division and Distribution of Pension Benefits on Marriage Breakdown  (DRAFT; revised March 1, 2017)
        • IG-04 – Unlocking of Pension Benefits (January 14, 2015)
        • IG-03 – Defined Benefit Provisions (January 13, 2015)
        • IG-02 – Defined Contribution Provisions (revised November 16, 2015)
        • IG-01 – The Plan Administrator (revised July 29, 2016)

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