90th General Assembly
Summary of SB1921
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COOPERATIVE EXTEN-HEALTH INSUR                                             

Synopsis of Bill as introduced:
        Amends the State Employees Group Insurance Act of 1971. Provides       
   that the cost of participation in the basic program  of  group  health      
   benefits for the dependent or survivor of a living or deceased retired      
   employee  who  was  formerly employed by the University of Illinois in      
   the Cooperative Extension Service and would be an  annuitant  but  for      
   the  fact  that  he  or  she was made ineligible to participate in the      
   State Universities Retirement System by clause (4) of  subsection  (a)      
   of  Section  15-107  of the Illinois Pension Code shall not be greater      
   than the cost of participation that  would  otherwise  apply  to  that      
   dependent  or  survivor if he or she were the dependent or survivor of      
   an annuitant under the State  Universities  Retirement  System.   Also      
   makes technical corrections.  Effective immediately.                        
          PENSION NOTE                                                         
          No effect on accrued liabilities or annual cost of SURS;             
          health insurance premiums for dependents or survivors of             
          UofI Cooperative Extension Service would increase by an              
          estimated $70,000 in FY1999.                                         
        SENATE AMENDMENT NO. 3.                                                
        Provides that the State shall pay the amount of the reduction  in      
   the  cost of participation, if any, resulting from this amendatory Act      
   of 1998.                                                                    
        SENATE AMENDMENT NO. 4.                                                
          Adds reference to:                                                   
          5 ILCS 375/3                    from Ch. 127, par. 523               
          40 ILCS 5/15-135.1 new                                               
        Amends the State Employees Group Insurance Act of  1971  and  the      
   Illinois  Pension  Code  to  allow  certain  participants in the State      
   Universities Retirement System to elect to forgo  certain  changes  in      
   the  retirement  annuity  formula made by Public Act 90-65 and thereby      
   avoid the additional cost of group health insurance imposed under that      
   Public Act.  Eliminates  provisions  relating  to  "new  SURS  retired      
Last action on Bill: SESSION SINE DIE

   Last action date: 99-01-12

           Location: Senate

 Amendments to Bill: AMENDMENTS ADOPTED: HOUSE -   0     SENATE -   2


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