Chapter 2.90


2.90.010    Purpose.

2.90.020    Participation.

2.90.030    Execution of plan.

2.90.040    Payments.

2.90.050    Authority.

2.90.060    Effective date.

2.90.010 Purpose.

The Legislature of the State of Washington has enacted statutes known as Chapter 184, Laws of 1951, as amended by Chapter 62, Laws of 1953, of the state of Washington, which, in conjunction with Title II of the Federal Social Security Act, as amended, in conformity with Section 218 thereof, and applicable federal and state regulations thereunder, enables the political subdivisions of the state of Washington to take all action necessary to effectuate the coverage of their employees and officers under the Federal Old Age and Survivors Insurance System. It is believed that protection of the Social Security System will greatly benefit the employees and officers of the city of Roslyn, and also this municipality by attracting to it and enabling it to retain the best of personnel and thus increase the efficiency of its government. And it is deemed that the payment by the municipality of its portion of the cost of said system is a payment for a municipal purpose. [Ord. 406 § 1, 1954.]

2.90.020 Participation.

The city of Roslyn hereby becomes a participant in the Social Security System, and extends to its employees and officers the benefits of old age and survivors’ insurance. [Ord. 406 § 2, 1954.]

2.90.030 Execution of plan.

The mayor and the city clerk of the city of Roslyn are hereby authorized to execute and deliver to the Washington Department of Employment Security for its approval the plan or plans required under the provisions of Section 5 of said enabling act and of the Social Security Act to extend coverage to the employees and officers of this municipality, and to do all other things necessary to that end. [Ord. 406 § 3, 1954.]

2.90.040 Payments.

The proper fiscal officers of this city are hereby authorized to make all required payments into the contribution fund established by the said enabling act, and to establish such system of payroll deductions from the salaries of employees and officers as may be necessary to their coverage under said old age and survivors’ insurance system. [Ord. 406 § 4, 1954.]

2.90.050 Authority.

The proper officials of this city are authorized and instructed to do all things necessary to the continued implementation of said system. [Ord. 406 § 5, 1954.]

2.90.060 Effective date.

The effective date of the city’s participation in the Social Security System is January 1, 1955. [Ord. 406 § 6, 1954.]