Bill Status of HB2520 99th General Assembly
Short Description: PEN CD-SURVIVOR CONTRIB REFUND
Rep. Gregory Harris
| 1/10/2017||House||Session Sine Die|
Statutes Amended In Order of Appearance
Synopsis As Introduced
Amends the Illinois Municipal Retirement Fund (IMRF), State Universities, and Downstate Teacher Articles of the Illinois Pension Code. Provides that certain annuitants who received a refund of contributions for survivor benefits may elect to repay the refund, with interest, and have their survivor benefit rights reinstated. Specifies the required time and manner of repayment. In the IMRF and State Universities Articles, requires that the annuitant (1) retired prior to June 1, 2011, and (2) is a party to a civil union, marriage, or other legal relationship that is recognized as a civil union or marriage under the Illinois Religious Freedom Protection and Civil Union Act or the Illinois Marriage and Dissolution of Marriage Act on or after certain specified dates. Also, in the IMRF Article, extends application of a provision added by Public Act 87-850 to spouses of annuitants who die on or after the effective date of this amendatory Act. Effective immediately.
|Date||Chamber|| Action|| 2/18/2015||House||Filed with the Clerk by Rep. Gregory Harris|| 2/18/2015||House||First Reading|| 2/18/2015||House||Referred to Rules Committee|| 1/10/2017||House||Session Sine Die|