Total public members: 2
Method of Appointment: Appointed by Mayor
2017 Appointments: 0 (Public Member)
Length of Appointment: 2 years
Residency: Strong preference for DC residents from all 8 wards
Paid board: Stipend
In order to carry out his responsibilities under this subchapter with respect to retirement and disability determinations, and related functions, the Mayor of the District of Columbia shall establish a Police and Firefighters Retirement and Relief Board.
Members and alternates appointed from among persons who are employees of the District of Columbia, one member and one or more alternates from each of the following:
(i) The District of Columbia Department of Human Resources;
(ii) The Office of the Attorney General;
(iii) The Department of Health;
(iv) The Metropolitan Police Department; and
(v) The Fire and Emergency Medical Services Department; and
'(B)(i) One member, and one or more alternates, each of whom shall be a
physician, and shall be appointed from among persons who are not officers or employees of the
District of Columbia; and
(ii) One member, and one or more alternates, who shall be
appointed from among persons who are not officers or employees of the District of Columbia.".
(2) The member, and one or more alternates, appointed from among employees
of the Department of Health shall be physicians.".