[HISTORY: Adopted by the City Council of the City of Vineland as indicated in article histories. Amendments noted where applicable.]
Salaries and compensation — See Ch. 157.
Article I Contribution Retirement Program
[Adopted 8-12-2008 by Ord. No. 2008-45]
Pursuant to N.J.S.A. 43:15C-2, the following positions are deemed to be eligible for and shall participate in the Defined Contribution Retirement Program:
Individuals serving in the following positions are exempt from Defined Contribution Retirement Program membership, pursuant to N.J.S.A. 43:15C-2:
If an individual is appointed to one of the positions listed in § 119-1 and the individual is not serving in a position as described in § 119-2 above, the City of Vineland Pension Certifying Officer may determine that the individual is not required to join the Defined Contribution Retirement Program if that individual:
Was an active participant in the Public Employee Retirement System on July 1, 2007, and continuously since that time;
Has been appointed pursuant to a valid promotional process;
Is appointed on a temporary, interim or "acting" basis to a position requiring state certification as set forth in § 119-2 herein, and is in pursuit of the required certification; or
Meets such other exceptions that may be approved by the Local Finance Board or the Division of Pensions and Benefits.
This article shall be implemented, construed and subject to N.J.S.A. 43:15C-1 et seq. as amended from time to time, and any regulations or guidance documents from the Local Finance Board or the Division of Pensions and Benefits.
Should any part or parts of this article be held to be invalid by any competent court of law, such invalidity shall only affect the part or parts held to be invalid, and all other parts shall remain in effect.
A copy of this article shall be filed with the Director of the Division of Pensions and Benefits of the New Jersey Department of the Treasury.