(40 ILCS 5/15-134) (from Ch. 108 1/2, par. 15-134)
    Sec. 15-134. Participant.
    (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.
    (b) A person employed concurrently by 2 or more employers is eligible to participate in the system on compensation received from all employers.
(Source: P.A. 98-92, eff. 7-16-13.)