DELGADO, SOTO, BURKE, MENDOZA, FRITCHEY, LANG AND TURNER,ART.
Synopsis of Bill as introduced:
Amends the Cook County Article of the Illinois Pension Code.
Provides that a widow of a member who was not married at the time of
retirement, but married the member after the member's retirement and
was married to the member for at least the last year prior to the
member's death is entitled to a widow's annuity if the widow pays to
the Fund an amount equal to the amount of any refund paid to the
member at the time of retirement due to the member not having a spouse
at the time of retirement plus interest thereon. Amends the State
Mandates Act to require implementation without reimbursement.
HOUSE AMENDMENT NO. 1.
Deletes reference to:
40 ILCS 5/9-148
40 ILCS 5/9-148.1 new
Adds reference to:
40 ILCS 5/9-121.6
40 ILCS 5/9-121.14 new
40 ILCS 5/9-121.15
40 ILCS 5/9-121.16 new
40 ILCS 5/9-134 from Ch. 108 1/2, par. 9-134
40 ILCS 5/9-134.3
40 ILCS 5/9-134.4 new
40 ILCS 5/9-163 from Ch. 108 1/2, par. 9-163
40 ILCS 5/9-179.3 from Ch. 108 1/2, par. 9-179.3
40 ILCS 5/9-185 from Ch. 108 1/2, par. 9-185
40 ILCS 5/9-186 from Ch. 108 1/2, par. 9-186
40 ILCS 5/9-187 from Ch. 108 1/2, par. 9-187
40 ILCS 5/9-219 from Ch. 108 1/2, par. 9-219
40 ILCS 5/14-105.7
30 ILCS 805/8.25 new
Deletes everything. Amends the Cook County Article of the
Illinois Pension Code. Provides that certain elected county officials
may begin to receive a retirement annuity at age 55 with 10 years of
service or age 60 with 8 years of service. Makes numerous other
changes affecting participation, eligibility, benefits, and
administration of benefits. Makes technical changes. Also makes a
conforming change in Article 14. Amends the State Mandates Act to
require implementation without reimbursement. Effective immediately.
HOUSE AMENDMENT NO. 2.
Adds reference to:
40 ILCS 5/9-146.1 from Ch. 108 1/2, par. 9-146.1
Further amends the Cook County Article of the Illinois Pension
Code. Increases the widow's annuity for certain surviving spouses of
members who die on or after January 1, 2002.
HOUSE AMENDMENT NO. 3.
Makes the new retirement annuity formula for persons with at
least 10 years of service apply to persons withdrawing on or after
June 30, 2001 rather than December 31, 2000.
PENSION NOTE (Illinois Pension Laws Commission)
The fiscal impact of HB 3136 cannot be determined, as the num-
ber of additional widows who would qualify for a widow's
annuity cannot be determined. The fiscal impact is expected to
Last action on Bill: SESSION SINE DIE
Last action date: JAN-07-2003
Amendments to Bill: AMENDMENTS ADOPTED: HOUSE - 3 SENATE - 0
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