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3.127.040 Administrator's Powers and Duties.

The Administrator of the Fire and Police Disability and Retirement Fund shall:

A.  Be the Director of the Bureau of Portland Fire and Police Disability and Retirement, in accordance with Charter Chapter 5 Section 5-202;

B.  Be responsible for administering the terms of the FPDR plan;

C.  Serve as the principle administrator of the FPDR plan and have the power to initially approve or deny claims filed with the FPDR and to subsequently suspend, reduce or terminate benefits as provided in Charter Chapter 5;

D.  Lead and direct the activities of the staff of the FPDR;

E.  Oversee and direct other agents or advisers of the FPDR including actuaries and attorneys;

F.  Be responsible for integrating disability, retirement, and return-to-work programs with other bureaus within the City where applicable; and

G.  Review and propose amendments as necessary to the FPDR to conform to changes in federal or state law and, as appropriate, provide Council with the documentation necessary for its review and approval of the same.