This article was previously published on May 25, 2017.

Bill C-27, which would amend the Pension Benefits Standards Act and make possible target benefit pension plans for federally-regulated and Crown corporation employers.  This would not affect federal public sector employees or retirees at this time.

The National Association of Federal Retirees (NAFR) has agreed that the RCEA can link to its website so members can gather more information about Bill C-27.

https://www.federalretirees.ca/en/News-Views/News-Listing/Oct/Federal-target-benefit-legislation-introduced
https://www.federalretirees.ca/en/Advocacy/Honour-Your-Promise/Target-Benefit-Plans-101
https://www.federalretirees.ca/en/Advocacy/Honour-Your-Promise/Bill-C27-Learn-More

There is also a link to tell the Federal Government to Honour-Your-Promise and Tell-Your-MP that you do not agree with changing pension plans now or in the future.

https://www.federalretirees.ca/en/Advocacy/Honour-Your-Promise/Tell-Your-MP