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 Bill Status of SB0843  99th General Assembly


Senate Sponsors
Sen. John G. Mulroe

House Sponsors
(Rep. Michael J. Madigan)

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

Statutes Amended In Order of Appearance
40 ILCS 5/6-230 new
30 ILCS 805/8.39 new

Synopsis As Introduced
Amends the Chicago Firefighter Article of the Illinois Pension Code. Provides that, upon plan termination, a participant's interest in the Fund shall be non-forfeitable. Amends the State Mandates Act to require implementation without reimbursement.

House Committee Amendment No. 1
Deletes reference to:
40 ILCS 5/6-230
Adds reference to:
New Act
5 ILCS 315/7.5
5 ILCS 315/15from Ch. 48, par. 1615
40 ILCS 5/1-160
40 ILCS 5/9-108.3 new
40 ILCS 5/9-110.1 new
40 ILCS 5/9-110.2 new
40 ILCS 5/9-112from Ch. 108 1/2, par. 9-112
40 ILCS 5/9-112.1 new
40 ILCS 5/9-117.1 new
40 ILCS 5/9-117.2 new
40 ILCS 5/9-117.3 new
40 ILCS 5/9-118.5 new
40 ILCS 5/9-119.1
40 ILCS 5/9-121.6from Ch. 108 1/2, par. 9-121.6
40 ILCS 5/9-124.1 new
40 ILCS 5/9-128.1from Ch. 108 1/2, par. 9-128.1
40 ILCS 5/9-132.1 new
40 ILCS 5/9-133from Ch. 108 1/2, par. 9-133
40 ILCS 5/9-133.1from Ch. 108 1/2, par. 9-133.1
40 ILCS 5/9-133.2 new
40 ILCS 5/9-134from Ch. 108 1/2, par. 9-134
40 ILCS 5/9-146.2
40 ILCS 5/9-169from Ch. 108 1/2, par. 9-169
40 ILCS 5/9-169.1 new
40 ILCS 5/9-170from Ch. 108 1/2, par. 9-170
40 ILCS 5/9-179.2from Ch. 108 1/2, par. 9-179.2
40 ILCS 5/9-179.3from Ch. 108 1/2, par. 9-179.3
40 ILCS 5/9-184from Ch. 108 1/2, par. 9-184
40 ILCS 5/9-185from Ch. 108 1/2, par. 9-185
40 ILCS 5/9-189from Ch. 108 1/2, par. 9-189
40 ILCS 5/9-195from Ch. 108 1/2, par. 9-195
40 ILCS 5/9-199from Ch. 108 1/2, par. 9-199
40 ILCS 5/9-201.1 new
40 ILCS 5/9-220from Ch. 108 1/2, par. 9-220
40 ILCS 5/9-239from Ch. 108 1/2, par. 9-239
40 ILCS 5/9-245 new
40 ILCS 5/10-103from Ch. 108 1/2, par. 10-103
40 ILCS 5/10-107from Ch. 108 1/2, par. 10-107
40 ILCS 5/9-132 rep.
55 ILCS 5/6-24001from Ch. 34, par. 6-24001

Replaces everything after the enacting clause. Creates the Cook County Annuitant Healthcare Trust Act. Creates an annuitant healthcare trust for certain annuitants of the Cook County Annuity and Benefit Fund and the Cook County Forest Preserve Annuity and Benefit Fund. Provides for administration and finance of the trust. Amends the Cook County and Cook County Forest Preserve Articles of the Illinois Pension Code. Imposes a cap on salary for pension purposes, and terminates the use of higher salaries earned in other retirement systems under the Retirement Systems Reciprocal Act. Incrementally decreases "highest average annual salary". Incrementally increases the required retirement age. Changes the manner of computing automatic annual increases in retirement annuities and widow's annuities. Makes benefit changes in the program of enhanced benefits for elected county officers. Makes changes in funding, including changes to the tax rate limitation. Authorizes alternative methods of funding and, in certain circumstances, authorizes the diversion of certain State payments to the County. Requires additional employee contributions. Terminates a provision authorizing service credit to be granted under certain circumstances for service with a "governmental unit" as defined in the Retirement Systems Reciprocal Act. Defines and redefines terms. Makes other changes. Contains a statement of findings. Amends the Illinois Public Labor Relations Act. Declares that Articles 9 and 10 of the Illinois Pension Code and the changes, the impact of the changes, and the implementation of the changes set forth in the amendatory Act are prohibited subjects of bargaining and are not subject to interest arbitration. Amends the Counties Code to provide that the annual appropriation bill for Cook County shall include such sums as are required under the Cook County Annuitant Healthcare Trust Act. Amends the State Mandates Act to require implementation without reimbursement. Includes an inseverability provision. Effective July 1, 2015.

DateChamber Action
  2/11/2015SenateFiled with Secretary by Sen. John G. Mulroe
  2/11/2015SenateFirst Reading
  2/11/2015SenateReferred to Assignments
  3/3/2015SenateAssigned to Executive
  3/12/2015SenatePostponed - Executive
  3/19/2015SenatePostponed - Executive
  3/26/2015SenateDo Pass Executive; 015-000-000
  3/26/2015SenatePlaced on Calendar Order of 2nd Reading April 14, 2015
  4/16/2015SenateSecond Reading
  4/16/2015SenatePlaced on Calendar Order of 3rd Reading April 21, 2015
  4/21/2015SenateThird Reading - Passed; 052-000-000
  4/21/2015HouseArrived in House
  4/21/2015HouseChief House Sponsor Rep. Elaine Nekritz
  4/21/2015HouseFirst Reading
  4/21/2015HouseReferred to Rules Committee
  5/14/2015HouseAlternate Chief Sponsor Changed to Rep. Michael J. Madigan
  5/14/2015HouseFinal Action Deadline Extended-9(b) May 22, 2015
  5/14/2015HouseAssigned to Personnel and Pensions Committee
  5/15/2015HouseHouse Committee Amendment No. 1 Filed with Clerk by Rep. Michael J. Madigan
  5/15/2015HouseHouse Committee Amendment No. 1 Referred to Rules Committee
  5/18/2015HouseRe-assigned to Executive Committee
  5/18/2015HouseHouse Committee Amendment No. 1 Rules Refers to Executive Committee
  5/18/2015HouseMotion Filed to Suspend Rule 21 Executive Committee; Rep. Barbara Flynn Currie
  5/18/2015HouseMotion Prevailed
  5/19/2015HouseRe-assigned to Personnel and Pensions Committee
  5/19/2015HouseHouse Committee Amendment No. 1 Re-assigned to Personnel and Pensions Committee
  5/19/2015HouseMotion Filed to Suspend Rule 21 Personnel and Pensions Committee; Rep. Barbara Flynn Currie
  5/19/2015HouseMotion Prevailed
  5/20/2015HouseHouse Committee Amendment No. 1 Adopted in Personnel and Pensions Committee; by Voice Vote
  5/20/2015HouseDo Pass as Amended / Standard Debate Personnel and Pensions Committee; 005-004-000
  5/20/2015HousePlaced on Calendar 2nd Reading - Standard Debate
  5/21/2015HouseSecond Reading - Standard Debate
  5/21/2015HousePlaced on Calendar Order of 3rd Reading - Standard Debate
  5/22/2015HouseFinal Action Deadline Extended-9(b) May 31, 2015
  5/31/2015HouseRule 19(a) / Re-referred to Rules Committee
  1/10/2017SenateSession Sine Die

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