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Division of Pensions & Benefits

Employer Pensions and Benefits Information Connection (EPIC) Messages

Also available: Certifying Officer Letters

All archived messages and letters older than 3 years can be requested by contacting the NJDPB.

Subject Date

2nd Quarter 2020 IROC
To: Cycle 2 Certifying Officers

June 25, 2020

2nd Quarter 2020 IROC
To: Cycle 1 Certifying Officers

June 16, 2020

Pension Education Opportunities for Your Employees – Upcoming Webinar Dates
To: Certifying Officers, Human Resource Representatives, and Benefit Administrators

May 26, 2020

Employer Training Webinars Available
To: Certifying Officers, Human Resource Representatives, and Benefit Administrators

May 1, 2020

Employer Liability for Annual Pension Contribution Now Due
Certifying Officers of PERS and PFRS Participating Local Employers

April 22, 2020

Employer Liability for Early Retirement Incentive 1, 2, 3 & 4 Programs Now Due
Certifying Officers of TPAF Participating Local Employers

April 22, 2020

COVID-19 Resource Page for SHBP and SEHBP Members
Certifying Officers of SHBP- and SEHBP-Participating Employers

April 20, 2020

Employer Administrative Access in EPIC
Certifying Officers

April 17, 2020

Update to SHBP 60-Day Waiver Form
Certifying Officers of SHBP-Participating Employers

April 9, 2020

COVID-19 Employer Toolkit
Certifying Officers of SHBP/SEHBP-Participating Employers

March 26, 2020

1st Quarter 2020 IROC
Cycle 2 Certifying Officers

March 25, 2020

1st Quarter 2020 IROC
Cycle 1 Certifying Officers

March 13, 2020

NEW Employer Training Opportunities Available
Local Government and Local Education Certifying Officers, Human Resource Representatives, and Benefit Administrators

February 10, 2020

Livongo for Diabetes Program
Certifying Officers of employers enrolled in the SHBP and SEHBP

February 6, 2020

Workers’ Compensation Carrier Information Required To Complete Accidental Disability Retirement Certification
Certifying Officers, All Funds

February 3, 2020

Retirement Seminar Dates for Your Employees
Certifying Officers, Human Resource Representatives, and Benefit Administrators

January 28, 2020
Subject Date

Reminder: Electronic Fund Transmittal Required for Pension Loans
Certifying Officers, All Funds

December 27, 2019

4th Quarter 2019 IROC
All Cycle 2 Certifying Officers

December 26, 2019

Employer Liability for Annual Pension Contribution
Certifying Officers of PERS and PFRS

December 18, 2019

Employer Liability for Early Retirement Incentive 1, 2, 3 & 4 Programs
Certifying Officers of TPAF

December 18, 2019
4th Quarter 2019 IROC
Cycle 1 Certifying Officers
December 10, 2019
Tiered Network Incentive for Aetna Liberty members transitioning to Horizon OMNIA
State Biweekly, State Monthly, and Local Government Certifying Officers
December 10, 2019
ABP/ACTS Provider Services Extension Approved for MassMutual
ABP Certifying Officers
December 10, 2019
Social Security Benefits Seminars – More Locations, Additional Dates
All Certifying Officers
November 6, 2019
Election to Waive ABP Participation for Members of PERS/TPAF Form
ABP Certifying Officers
October 25, 2019
Retirement Seminar Dates for Your Employees
Certifying Officers, Human Resource Representatives, and Benefit Administrators
October 25, 2019
New Social Security Benefits Seminar for Your Employees
Certifying Officers, Human Resource Representatives, and Benefit Administrators
October 4, 2019
Employer Participation and Continuation of Modified Incentive Program for Joining the State Health Benefits Program’s (SHBP) Tiered-Network Plans
Local Government Certifying Officers, Human Resource Directors, and Benefit Administrators
October 4, 2019
3rd Quarter 2019 IROC
All Cycle 2 Certifying Officers
September 25, 2019
3rd Quarter 2019 IROC
All Cycle 1 Certifying Officers
September 13, 2019
Fall Retirement Seminar Dates for Your Employees
Certifying Officers, Human Resource Representatives, and Benefits Administrators
September 3, 2019
Save the Date: The N.J. State Employees' Benefits Fair at Thomas Edison State University on October 2, 2019
Certifying Officers, State Biweekly Employers
August 30, 2019
ABP Application for Retirement
Certifying Officers of the Alternate Benefit Program
August 16, 2019
P.L. 2019, c. 157 (Chapter 157) - Employer Confirmation of Distribution Form
Certifying Officers of the PFRS
August 16, 2019
P.L. 2019, c. 157 (Chapter 157) - Employer Confirmation of Distribution Form
Certifying Officers of the PFRS
August 16, 2019
Additional Retirement Seminar and Webinar Dates for your Employees
Certifying Officers, Human Resource Representatives, and Benefit Administrators
July 26, 2019
2nd Quarter 2019 IROC
Certifying Officers
July 17, 2019
Certification of Service and Final Salary for Retirement
State Biweekly Certifying Officers
July 3, 2019
2nd Quarter 2019 IROC (Cycle 1 Locations)
All Cycle 1 Certifying Officers
June 17, 2019
Additional Retirement Seminar and Webinar Dates for your Employees
Certifying Officers, Human Resource Representatives, and Benefit Administrators
June 6, 2019
Employer Training Sessions Available
Certifying Officers, Human Resource Representatives, and Benefit Administrators
May 9, 2019
Additional Retirement Seminar and Webinar Dates for your Employees
April 4, 2019
1st Quarter 2019 IROC (Cycle 2 Locations)
All Cycle 2 Certifying Officers
March 25, 2019
1st Quarter 2019 IROC (Cycle 1 Locations)
All Cycle 1 Certifying Officers
March 15, 2019
New Employer training Opportunities Available
Certifying Officers, Human Resource Representatives, and Benefit Administrators
March 5, 2019
Document Submission Deadline — Dependent Eligibility Verification Audit
Certifying Officers and Human Resource Staff participating in the State Health Benefits Program and School Employees’ Health Benefits Program
February 25, 2019
Retirement Seminars and Informational Webinars for Employees
Certifying Officers, Human Resource Representatives, and Benefit Administrators
February 22, 2019
Pension Education Opportunities for Your Employees — Upcoming Webinar Dates
Certifying Officers, Human Resource Representatives, and Benefit Administrators
January 10, 2019
Subject Date
4th Quarter 2018 IROC (Cycle 2 Locations)
All Cycle 2 Certifying Officers
December 27, 2018
4th Quarter 2018 IROC (Cycle 1 Locations)
All Cycle 1 Certifying Officers
December 14, 2018
Dependent Eligibility Verification Audit Webinar
Certifying Officers and Human Resource Staff participating in the State Health Benefits Program and School Employees’ Health Benefits Program
December 4, 2018
Employer Training Classroom Sessions Approved for CEU's
Certifying Officers, Human Resource Representatives, and Benefit Administrators
November 14, 2018
Additional Seminar and Webinar Dates for Your Employees
Certifying Officers, Human Resource Representatives, and Benefit Administrators
October 10, 2018
Continuation of Incentive for Joining the State Health Benefits Program’s (SHBP) Tiered-Network Plans
State Biweekly, State Monthly and Local Government Certifying Officers, Human Resource Directors, and Benefit Administrators
October 4, 2018
Revision – SEHBP Open Enrollment for Plan Year 2019
Local Education Certifying Officers, Human Resource Directors, and Benefits Administrators participating in the School Employees’ Health Benefits Program
October 2, 2018
3rd Quarter 2018 IROC (Cycle 2 Locations)
All Cycle 2 Certifying Officers
September 26, 2018
3rd Quarter 2018 IROC (Cycle 1 Locations)
All Cycle 1 Certifying Officers
September 17, 2018
Tax$ave Seminars for your Employees
State Biweekly and State Monthly Certifying Officers
August 15, 2018
Retirement Seminars and Informational Webinars for Employees
Certifying Officers, Human Resource Representatives, and Benefit Administrators
July 2, 2018
2nd Quarter 2018 IROC (Cycle 2 Locations)
All Cycle 2 Certifying Officers
June 26, 2018
2nd Quarter 2018 IROC (Cycle 1 Locations)
All Cycle 1 Certifying Officers
June 14, 2018
Employer Webinars and Classroom Training Sessions Available
Certifying Officers, Local Education Employers, Local Government Employers, and State Employers
April 24, 2018
Upcoming Internet Report of Contributions (IROC) Training Sessions
Certifying Officers, Local Education Employers, and Local Government Employers
March 28, 2018
1st Quarter 2018 IROC (Cycle 2 Locations)
All Cycle 2 Certifying Officers
March 26, 2018
1st Quarter 2018 IROC (Cycle 1 Locations)
All Cycle 1 Certifying Officers
March 16, 2018
Retirement Seminars and Informational Webinars for Employees
Certifying Officers, Human Resource Representatives, and Benefit Administrators
March 15, 2018
Employer Webinars and Classroom Training Sessions Available
Certifying Officers, Local Education Employers, Local Government Employers, and State Employers
January 24, 2018
1st Quarter 2018 Pension Education Opportunities
Certifying Officers, Human Resource Representatives, and Benefit Administrators
January 8, 2018

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Last Updated: Thursday, 06/25/20