(40 ILCS 5/11-174)
(from Ch. 108 1/2, par. 11-174)
Contributions for widow's annuity for widows of present employees,
future entrants and re-entrants.
(a) Beginning on the effective date, 1%, and from and after January 1,
1966, 1 1/2%, of each payment of salary, shall be contributed by each male
employee for widow's annuity as a deduction from salary. Deductions shall
be continued during service until the employee attains age 65.
(b) Concurrently with each employee contribution, the city shall
contribute beginning on the effective date and prior to July 1, 1947, 1
3/4%; and beginning July 1, 1947, 2% of salary.
(c) Each employee contribution made prior to the date when the amount of
widow's annuity is fixed and each corresponding city contribution shall be
allocated to the account of and credited to the employee for whose benefit
it is made.
(Source: Laws 1965, p. 2292.)