(40 ILCS 5/8-243)
(from Ch. 108 1/2, par. 8-243)
Service as alderman or member of city council.
Whenever any person has served or hereafter serves as a duly elected
alderman or member of the city council of any city of more than 500,000
inhabitants and is or hereafter becomes a contributing participant in any
pension fund or any annuity and benefit fund in existence in such city by
operation of law, the period of service as such alderman or member of the
city council shall be counted as a period of service in computing any
annuity or pension which such person may become entitled to receive from
such fund upon separation from the service, except as ruled out for minimum
annuity purposes in Section 8-232(a)(3).
(Source: Laws 1963, p. 161