Study Commission

The Local Pensions and OPEB Study Commission meets regularly to address issues related to local plans which are critically under-funded (funded ratio of less than 60%) as well as issues pertaining to other post employment benefits.

Study Commission Members

Rosemary Booth Gallogly

Director of Revenue, State of RI - Chair of Study Commission

Jean Bouchard

Municipal Vice President, AFSCME Council 94

Paul Doughty

International Association of Firefighters, Providence

Allan Fung

Mayor, City of Cranston - Representative from the League of Cities & Towns

Steven Hartford

Director of Administration, State of RI

Dennis Hoyle

Auditor General, State of RI

J. Michael Lenihan

Former State Senator, former Chairman of the Senate Committee on Finance

Antonio Pires

Director of Administration, City of Pawtucket

Joseph M. Polisena

Mayor, City of Johnston

Gina Raimondo

General Treasurer, State of RI

Steven St. Pierre

Sergeant, Bristol Police Department

John Simmons

Representative from the RI Public Expenditure Council

Angel Taveras

Mayor, City of Providence

Recommendations Report

The Locally-Administered Pension & OPEB Study Commission released its report to the Governor and General Assembly leadership.

The report includes recommendations for the improved security and funding of locally-administered pension and other post-retirement benefit obligations of local entities.


All prior meetings can be viewed below:

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Date: 11/24/14

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