Board Regulations

These regulations have been adopted by the PERS Board of Trustees and provide detailed information regarding special areas of interest, including reemployment of retirees, refunds, and eligibility for PERS membership.

Please note that all regulations on this page are the most current versions; so, if you have previously printed or downloaded a regulation, please reference the revision date on each regulation below to ensure you are using the current version.

​​​​​​​Note: During the 2016 Regular Legislative Session, House Bill 899 made certain amendments to PERS statutes, most of which are effective as of July 1, 2016. The PERS Regulations, handbooks, and guides are being updated to reflect these changes and will be posted once all updates are made. For more information about these legislative changes, see PERS 2016 Legislative Summary.


Applying for Retirement and Service Benefits

Contributions and Interest


Covered Earnings

Disability Benefits

Military Service

Mississippi Deferred Compensation

PERS Operations and Board of Trustees