Washington State

Office of the Attorney General

Attorney General

Bob Ferguson

AGO 2014 NO. 5 > May 28 2014

 

RCW 41.80.040(5) prohibits the State, as an
employer, from engaging in collective bargaining regarding supplemental
retirement benefits for state employees independent of state-controlled
retirement plans.  It also prohibits engaging in collective bargaining
regarding retiree health and welfare benefits.