Employer Bulletin: Your Plan Administration Resource

SECURE Act Signed into Law, Next Steps

SECURE Act Signed into Law, Next Steps

The Setting Every Community Up for Retirement Enhancement (SECURE) Act is a bipartisan retirement bill that was included in a larger legislative package (Further Consolidated Appropriations Act (FCAA) and signed into law on December 20, 2019.
New Online Enrollment Email Notification

New Online Enrollment Email Notification

Now when participants enroll online you, as the plan administrator, will receive an email notification the next day with a consolidated list of who has enrolled into your plan through ICMA-RC’s mobile app or website.
Financial Markets
Investing Snapshot:

Financial Markets

After a bumpy ride during the summer, the stock market seemed to find its footing in the fall, as recession fears faded and signs of progress appeared in trade talks between the U.S. and China.
Message and Action Alerts
EZLink Tip of the Month:

Message and Action Alerts

Sometimes ICMA-RC will place a notice within EZLink to alert plan administrators to an update or action item for their plan.
Mark Your Calendar

Mark Your Calendar

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. 19, 2020

2020 All-America City Award Applications Being Accepted
The All-America City Award is focused on celebrating examples of civic engagement practices that advance health equity in local communities. This year's theme is Enhancing Health and Well-Being Through Civic Engagement. Since 1949, the awards program has recognized 10 communities each year (more than 500 total) for outstanding civic engagement. To apply for the award by Feb. 19, and to learn more, visit the National Civic League's website.

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.

March 8-11, 2020

National League of Cities (NLC)
Congressional City Conference
Washington, D.C.

March 15, 2020

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

April 10, 2020

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

April 15-19, 2020

National Forum for Black Public Administrators
(NFBPA)

NFBPA Forum 2019
Austin, TX

May 3-9, 2020

Public Service Recognition Week
This is an annual effort to honor those who serve our nation as government employees. Visit www.publicservicerecognitionweek.org for details.

May 10-16, 2020

National Police Week
Washington, D.C.
During this week, tens of thousands of law enforcement officers from around the world will converge on Washington, D.C., to participate in planned events, honoring those who have paid the ultimate sacrifice. Visit https://policeweek.org for details.

May 17-20, 2020

Government Finance Officers Association (GFOA)
114th Annual Conference
New Orleans, LA