The Policemen’s Pension and Relief Fund Board of Trustees was established pursuant to the A.C.A. 24-11-405.
The board shall make all necessary rules and regulations for its government and the discharge of its duties and shall hear and decide all applications for relief or pension. The Board shall have the power to make all rules and regulations needful of its guidance to implement the provisions regarding Board composition.
Members of the board serve two-year terms, ending May 31.
The Board shall be composed of seven members as follows:
The chief executive, who shall serve as chairman of the board
The City Treasurer, who shall be the treasurer of the fund
Five active or retired members of the pension fund
If there are no active members of the pension fund, all five members shall be elected from and by the retired membership of the pension fund. The retired member or members shall be chosen in May of each year by a method to be determined by the board, with the member or members to be chosen in alternating years.
A weekly meetings list is prepared by the Office of the City Clerk Treasurer; it is distributed to the press and posted online.