State Guides

State Program Guides

State-Facilitated Retirement Savings Programs: A Snapshot of Plan Design Features (20-02, July 15, 2020 UPDATE)
This document provides summary information, grouped by plan design model, about the features of the current 13 state-facilitated retirement savings programs (12 states and 1 city), including the new Colorado program.

A Guide to State-Facilitated Retirement Program Features February 29, 2020 UPDATE) – Supporter Access Only
This comparison chart provides a more detailed summary of the features of the current 12 state-facilitated retirement savings programs (11 states and 1 city).

State Legislative Guides

A Guide to State-Facilitated Retirement Savings Legislation, 2019 – Supporter Access Only
This guide documents the legislation enacted or introduced in state and cities in 2019, organized by type of model considered. During the 2019 legislative session, at least 23 states and cities introduced or enacted program or study legislation. Since 2012, more than 45 states have considered or enacted legislation to address the retirement savings gap among private-sector workers.

A Guide to State-Facilitated Retirement Savings Legislation, 2018 – Supporter Access Only
This guide documents the legislation enacted or introduced in state and cities during 2018, organized by type of model considered. During the 2018 legislative session, at least 16 states and cities introduced or enacted legislation. Since 2012, more than 43 states have considered or enacted legislation to address the retirement savings gap among private-sector workers.

A Guide to State-Facilitated Retirement Savings Legislation, 2017 – Supporter Access Only
This guide documents the legislation enacted or introduced in state and cities during 2017, organized by type of model considered. During the 2017 legislative session, at least 22 states and cities introduced or enacted legislation. Since 2012, more than 40 states have considered or enacted legislation to address the retirement savings gap among private-sector workers.