(40 ILCS 5/21-107)
(from Ch. 108 1/2, par. 21-107)
State police and firemen.
Any position in the
service of a State agency, department, board or commission which (1) has
been designated as a fireman, police officer, or law enforcement officer by
the State Department of Central Management Services, the State Attorney
General or the State Agency, or declared to be a fireman or police position
as a result of a court ruling upon the question, and (2) extends to the
incumbent the right to participation in the State Employees' Retirement
System, shall be exempted from Social Security coverage in compliance with
Section 218(d)(5)(A) of the Social Security Act, effective as of the date
of such designation or court ruling, except that beginning July 1, 1991,
incumbents of such positions who do not participate in the State Employees'
Retirement System shall be subject to mandatory Social Security coverage.
(Source: P.A. 85-442; 87-11.)