5 CFR 839.101 - What is the Federal Erroneous Retirement Coverage Corrections Act?
(a) The Federal Erroneous Retirement Coverage Corrections Act (FERCCA) is Title II of Public Law 106-265, enacted September 19, 2000. The FERCCA addresses the problems created when employees are in the wrong retirement plan for an extended period.
(1) A choice between retirement plans,
(2) New rules for crediting civilian and military service that was not subject to retirement deductions,
(4) Payment of certain out-of-pocket expenses that are a direct result of a retirement coverage error.