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 Bill Status of HB2520  99th General Assembly


House Sponsors
Rep. Gregory Harris

Last Action
DateChamber Action
  1/10/2017HouseSession Sine Die

Statutes Amended In Order of Appearance
40 ILCS 5/7-154from Ch. 108 1/2, par. 7-154
40 ILCS 5/7-159from Ch. 108 1/2, par. 7-159
40 ILCS 5/15-139from Ch. 108 1/2, par. 15-139
40 ILCS 5/15-145from Ch. 108 1/2, par. 15-145
40 ILCS 5/15-154from Ch. 108 1/2, par. 15-154
40 ILCS 5/16-143.2from Ch. 108 1/2, par. 16-143.2

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.

DateChamber Action
  2/18/2015HouseFiled with the Clerk by Rep. Gregory Harris
  2/18/2015HouseFirst Reading
  2/18/2015HouseReferred to Rules Committee
  1/10/2017HouseSession Sine Die

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