§ 30.30  TEXAS MUNICIPAL RETIREMENT SYSTEM (TMRS); ELECTION TO PARTICIPATE; ADOPTION BY REFERENCE.
   (A)   Election to participate in the TMRS.  On behalf of the city, the City Council hereby exercises its option and elects to have the city and all of the employees of all departments participate in the Texas Municipal Retirement System (hereafter “TMRS”) as provided in Tex. Gov’t Code, Ch. 851, as amended; and all of the benefits and obligations of the system are hereby accepted.
   (B)   Election to participate in the TMRS Supplemental Disability Benefits Fund.  The City Council elects to have the employees of all participating departments of the city participate in and be covered by the Supplemental Disability Benefits Fund of the Texas Municipal Retirement System, as provided by Tex. Gov’t Code, Ch. 851; and all the benefits and obligations of participation in the fund are hereby accepted by the city as to such employees.
   (C)   Election to participate in the TMRS Supplemental Death Benefits Fund.  The City Council elects to have the employees of all participating departments of the city participate in and be covered by the Supplemental Death Benefits Fund of the Texas Municipal Retirement System, as provided by Tex. Gov’t Code, Ch. 851; and all the benefits and obligations of participation in the fund are hereby accepted by the city as to such employees.
   (D)   Adoption by reference.  Ordinances effecting the plan for participation in the TMRS, employee contributions, updated service credits, increases in benefits and retirement annuities, and any other applicable legislation of the city and state are adopted by reference into this code of ordinances as if fully set forth herein and shall be kept on file in the office of the City Secretary.
(Ord. 197, passed 9-16-1985; Am. Ord. 293, passed 5-17-1993; Am. Ord. 366, passed 9-20-1999; Am. Ord. -, passed 8-6-2001)