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Public Act 096-1143




Public Act 096-1143
HB5149 EnrolledLRB096 19492 AMC 34884 b

    AN ACT concerning public employee benefits.
    Be it enacted by the People of the State of Illinois,
represented in the General Assembly:
    Section 5. The Illinois Pension Code is amended by changing
Section 3-108.3 as follows:
    (40 ILCS 5/3-108.3)
    Sec. 3-108.3. Beneficiary. "Beneficiary": A person
receiving benefits from a pension fund, including, but not
limited to, retired pensioners, disabled pensioners, their
surviving spouses, minor children, disabled children, and
dependent parents. If a special needs trust as described in
Section 1396p(d)(4) of Title 42 of the United States Code, as
amended from time to time, has been established for a disabled
adult child, then the special needs trust may stand in lieu of
the disabled adult child as a beneficiary for the purposes of
this Article.
(Source: P.A. 90-507, eff. 8-22-97.)
    Section 99. Effective date. This Act takes effect upon
becoming law.

Effective Date: 7/21/2010