North Carolina Statutes

Chapter 135 Retirement System for Teachers and State Employees; Social Security; Health Insurance Program for Children

Article 1 - Retirement System for Teachers and State Employees.

Article 2 - Coverage of Governmental Employees under Title II of the Social Security Act.

Article 3 - Other Teacher, Employee Benefits; Child Health Benefits.

Article 4 - Consolidated Judicial Retirement Act.

Article 4A - Uniform Solicitorial Retirement Act of 1974.

Article 4B - Uniform Clerks of Superior Court Retirement Act of 1975.

Article 5 - Supplemental Retirement Income Act of 1984.

  • § 135-90   Short title and purpose
    (a) This Article shall be known and may be cited as the "Supplemental Retirement Income Act of 1984". (b) The purpose of the Article is...
  • § 135-91   Administration
    (a) The provisions of this Article shall be administered by the Department of State Treasurer and a Board of Trustees consisting of the Board of...
  • § 135-92   Membership
    (a) The membership eligibility of the Supplemental Retirement Income Plan shall consist of any of the following who voluntarily elect to enroll: (1) Members of...
  • § 135-93   Contributions
    (a) Each member may elect to reduce his compensation by the amount of his contribution to the Supplemental Retirement Income Plan and that amount shall...
  • § 135-94   Benefits
    (a) The Department of State Treasurer and the Board of Trustees shall establish a schedule of supplemental retirement income benefits for all members of the...
  • § 135-95   Exemption from garnishment, attachment
    Except for the applications of the provisions of G.S. 110‑136, and G.S. 110‑136.3 et seq., and in connection with a court‑ordered equitable distribution under G.S....
  • § 135-96 through 135-99   Reserved for future codification purposes

Article 6 - Disability Income Plan of North Carolina.

  • § 135-100   Short title and purpose
    (a) This Article shall be known and may be cited as the "Disability Income Plan of North Carolina". (b) The purpose of this Article is...
  • § 135-101   Definitions
    The following words and phrases as used in this Article, unless a different meaning is plainly required by the context, shall have the following meanings:...
  • § 135-102   Administration
    (a) The provisions of this Article shall be administered by the Department of State Treasurer and the Board of Trustees of the Teachers' and State...
  • § 135-103   Eligible participants
    (a) The eligible participants of the Disability Income Plan shall consist of: (1) All teachers and employees in service and members of the Teachers' and...
  • § 135-104   Salary continuation
    (a) A participant shall receive no benefits from the Plan for a period of 60 continuous calendar days from the onset of disability determined as...
  • § 135-105   Short-term disability benefits
    (a) Any participant who becomes disabled and is no longer able to perform his usual occupation may, after at least 365 calendar days succeeding his...
  • § 135-106   Long-term disability benefits
    (a) Upon the application of a beneficiary or participant or of his legal representative or any person deemed by the Board of Trustees to represent...
  • § 135-107   Optional Retirement Program
    Any participant of the Optional Retirement Program who becomes a beneficiary under the Plan shall be eligible to receive long‑term disability benefits so long as...
  • § 135-108   Post disability benefit adjustments
    The compensation upon which the short‑term or long‑term disability benefit is calculated under the provisions of G.S. 135‑105(c) or G.S. 135‑106(b) may be increased by...
  • § 135-109   Reports of earnings
    The Department of State Treasurer and Board of Trustees shall require each beneficiary to annually provide a statement of the beneficiary's income received as compensation...
  • § 135-110   Funding and management of funds
    (a) A trust fund is hereby created to which all receipts, transfers, appropriations, contributions, investment earnings and other income belonging to the Plan shall be...
  • § 135-111   Applicability of other pension laws
    Subject to the provisions of this Article, the provisions of G.S. 135‑9, entitled "Exemption from taxes, garnishment, attachment, etc."; G.S. 135‑10, entitled "Protection against fraud";...
  • § 135-112   Transition provisions
    (a) Any participant in service as of the date of ratification of this Article and who becomes disabled after one year of membership service will...
  • § 135-113   Reservation of power to change
    The benefits provided in this Article as applicable to a participant who is not a beneficiary under the provisions of this Article shall not be...
  • § 135-114   Reciprocity of membership service with the Legislative Retirement System and the Consolidated Judicial Retirement System
    Only for the purpose of determining eligibility for benefits accruing under this Article, membership service standing to the credit of a member of the Legislative...