ERISA Advisory Council to meet June 4-6, 2013

The 166th open meeting of the Advisory Council on Employee Welfare and Pension Benefit Plans (also known as the ERISA Advisory Council) will be held June 4-6, 2013. The meeting will take place at the U.S. Department of Labor, 200 Constitution Avenue NW., Washington, DC 20210. On June 4, the meeting will take place in Room N4437. On June 5-6, the meeting will take place in C5521, Room 4. The meeting will run from 9:00 a.m. to approximately 5:30 p.m. on June 4-5 and from 8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. on June 6, with a one hour break for lunch each day.

The purpose of the open meeting is for Advisory Council members to hear testimony from invited witnesses and to receive an update from the Employee Benefits Security Administration (EBSA).

The Advisory Council will study the following issues: (1) Locating Missing and Lost Participants, (2) Private Sector Pension De-risking and Participant Protections, and (3) Successful Retirement Plan Communications for Various Population Segments.

Source: 78 FR 24235, April 24, 2013.

Source: In re James, Debtors (BC-TN).

For more information on this and related topics, consult the CCH Pension Plan Guide, CCH Employee Benefits Management, and Spencer’s Benefits Reports.

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