Employers: Retirement Contribution Reminder (ARPA)

Employers and retirement coordinators may have questions about how using funds from the American Rescue Plan Act of 2021 (ARPA) could impact OPERS retirement contributions. ARPA is a $1.9 trillion emergency legislative package to provide the resources needed to address the ongoing COVID-19 public health crisis and spur a strong economic recovery. Some employers may choose to use these funds to pay employees.

Here are some resources you may find helpful:

Considerations for former employees: