Employer Bulletin: Your Plan Administration Resource

SECURE Act Enacted

SECURE Act Enacted

On Dec. 20, 2019, President Trump signed into law a $1.4 trillion spending bill to fund the federal government through the end of its fiscal year (Sept. 30, 2020). Attached to the bill was the Setting Every Community Up for Retirement Enhancement (SECURE) Act of 2019 — the first significant pension reform in more than a decade.
Key Dates to Remember
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Key Dates to Remember

These are key dates to keep in mind as 2019 ends and as we enter 2020.
New Checklist and Services Sign-Up Options

New Checklist and Services Sign-Up Options

Now when participants log in to their accounts, they will see an enhanced Overview page with a new checklist of important reminders, including confirming contact details such as their address, mobile phone number, and email.
Mark Your Calendar

Mark Your Calendar

Dec. 15, 2019 - March 15, 2020

ICMA-RC Memorial Scholarship Fund Applications Being Accepted
Scholarship applications are accepted from Dec. 15 to March 15. For the application and details about the scholarship fund, please visit www.icmarc.org/scholarship.

Dec. 25, 2019

Christmas Day
ICMA-RC and the New York Stock Exchange are closed. No transactions, financial or non-financial, will occur on this day. See details.*
Note: On Tuesday, Dec. 24, 2019, the NYSE will close at 1 p.m. Eastern time (ET). ICMA-RC offices will close at 3 p.m. ET, with the exception of Plan Sponsor Services, which will remain open until 4:30 p.m. ET, and our Participant Services call center, which will remain open until 6 p.m. ET.

Jan. 1, 2020

New Year's Day
ICMA-RC and the New York Stock Exchange are closed. No transactions, financial or non-financial, will occur on this day. See details.*

Jan. 20, 2020

Martin Luther King Jr. Day
ICMA-RC and the New York Stock Exchange are closed. No transactions, financial or non-financial, will occur on this day. See details.*

Feb. 17, 2020

Presidents' Day
ICMA-RC and the New York Stock Exchange are closed. No transactions, financial or non-financial, will occur on this day. See details.*

Feb. 24 - 29, 2020

America Saves Week
This is an annual opportunity for organizations to promote good savings behavior among their employees. Visit www.americasavesweek.org for more information.