(40 ILCS 5/15-134)
(from Ch. 108 1/2, par. 15-134)
(a) Each person shall, as a condition of employment, become a participant
and be subject to this Article on the date that he or she becomes an
employee, makes an election to participate in, or otherwise becomes a
participant in one of the retirement programs offered under this Article,
whichever date is later.
An employee who becomes a participant shall continue to be a participant
until he or she becomes an annuitant, dies or accepts a refund of
contributions. For purposes of subsection (f) of Section 1-160, the term "participant" shall include a person receiving a retirement annuity.
(b) A person employed concurrently by 2 or more employers is
eligible to participate in the system on compensation received from all
(Source: P.A. 96-1490, eff. 1-1-11.)