Washington State

Office of the Attorney General

Attorney General

Bob Ferguson

AGLO 1982 NO. 2 > Feb 5 1982

The department of Social and Health Services is not authorized to provide and pay for tax deferred annuities for those employees of the department eligible for such annuities pursuant to § 403(b) of the Internal Revenue Code;  however, those employees may be covered by the state deferred compensation program authorized by RCW 41.04.250-41.04.260.