(WASHINGTON) – The Treasury Department announced the details today for a public session in Kansas City, Mo. on Tuesday, Feb. 16 for Central States, Southeast and Southwest Areas Pension Fund retirees and participants to offer feedback on the proposed rescue plan. The session will be hosted by Treasury appointee Kenneth R. Feinberg who is overseeing the rescue plan review process as outlined by the Kline-Miller Multiemployer Pension Reform Act of 2014.
Feinberg has stated he will take all comments from retirees and participants into account for his review of the proposed rescue plan however, the comments made at these sessions will not be submitted as official public comments. To submit official public comments, retirees and participants need to visit www.treasury.gov/mpra and follow the instructions outlined there.
The Treasury Department extended the deadline for all official public comments to March 1, 2016.
The location and date for the public session is:
Tuesday, Feb. 16, 2016
Kansas City Convention Center, Ballroom 2501 CD
301 West 13th Street
Kansas City, Missouri, 64105