Towns and Cities

Cost of Living Adjustments

SECTION 45-45-1

§ 45-45-1. Providence police and fire departments – Retired employees.

All retired Group 2 employees of the city of Providence, as defined in § 45-21-10, and all beneficiaries of Group 2 employees who have retired or are deceased shall, on the first day of January of the year following the date of retirement or death, receive a cost of living retirement adjustment in addition to the retirement allowance, in an amount equal to three percent (3%) of the retirement allowance, not compounded. In each succeeding year thereafter, during the month of January, the retirement allowance shall be increased an additional three percent (3%) of the retirement allowance, not compounded, to be continued during the lifetime of that employee or beneficiary.

History of Section.
(P.L. 1976, ch. 12, § 1; G.L., § 45-45-1; P.L. 1980, ch. 409, §§ 1, 3.)