Laws, Legislation & Regulations

Pension Reform

Find out how the California Public Employees' Pension Reform Act (PEPRA) affects CalPERS members.

Learn About PEPRA


  • The CalPERS Board of Administration works with the California Legislature and Congress to enact laws that are in the best interest of CalPERS members, contracting employers, and the System.
  • CalPERS administers benefits that are defined in current law and regulations, and proposes changes in these areas to ensure equity for our members and employers, and the security of our programs and services.