Knox County Tennessee

Uniformed Officers Pension Plan

Plan Document Information

If you are a regularly employed sworn officer of the Knox County Sheriff’s Office who irrevocably elected to participate in the Plan on or before June 1, 2007 or were hired on or after June 1, 2007 and were last employed or re-hired before December 31, 2013. You are required to make mandatory contributions of 6% of your contribution.

Once you have contributed to this Plan for 30 years, no further contribution is required. You are not required or permitted to make other contributions to this Plan. 

Please note:
This summary highlights the provisions of the Uniformed Officers Pension Plan (UOPP), which are written in a Plan and Trust Agreements. It is not meant to interpret, extend or change the Plan in any way. Accordingly, the actual and complete provisions of the Plans can only be determined accurately by consulting the Plan and Trust Agreements. In the event of any discrepancy between this summary and the actual provisions of the Plan, the Plan shall govern.

Documents related to the to UOPP can be found on this site.

Important information:

There may have been changes to the Plan document since the SPD was written; those changes have been incorporated into the Plan document.