**Sen. Dale A. Righter**

**Filed: 5/9/2013**

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1 | `AMENDMENT TO SENATE BILL 2404` ```
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2 | ` ` `AMENDMENT NO. ______. Amend Senate Bill 2404, AS AMENDED, ` | ||||||

3 | `as follows:` | ||||||

4 | `in Section 30, in Sec. 2-126, by inserting after the end of ` | ||||||

5 | `subsection (a-5) the following:` | ||||||

6 | ` ` `"` `(a-10) Notwithstanding any other provision of this ` | ||||||

7 | `Section, if for any fiscal year the General Assembly reduces ` | ||||||

8 | `the guaranteed funding formula or the available appropriations ` | ||||||

9 | `are insufficient to provide the amount required under that ` | ||||||

10 | `funding formula, then in that same fiscal year all employee ` | ||||||

11 | `contributions required under this Section shall be reduced by ` | ||||||

12 | `the same percentage as the percentage by which the guaranteed ` | ||||||

13 | `State funding or available appropriation was reduced below the ` | ||||||

14 | `amount required under that funding formula as initially ` | ||||||

15 | `certified by the System for that fiscal year.` | ||||||

16 | ` ` `If a court orders the State to pay full payment under the ` | ||||||

17 | `guaranteed funding formula, or if a supplemental appropriation ` |

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1 | `sufficient to provide the amount required under that funding ` | ||||||

2 | `formula is enacted, then upon the first payment by the State at ` | ||||||

3 | `the level required by that funding formula, the required ` | ||||||

4 | `employee contribution rate shall return to the unreduced ` | ||||||

5 | `amount.` | ||||||

6 | ` ` `At the beginning of each fiscal year, the Commission on ` | ||||||

7 | `Government Forecasting and Accountability shall determine ` | ||||||

8 | `whether this subsection applies and, if so, the amount of the ` | ||||||

9 | `percentage reduction in employee contributions that shall be ` | ||||||

10 | `made under this subsection.` | ||||||

11 | ` ` `For the purposes of this subsection, "guaranteed funding ` | ||||||

12 | `formula" means the formula for the calculation of the required ` | ||||||

13 | `State contribution in Section 2-124 of this Code, as that ` | ||||||

14 | ```
Section
existed immediately before the effective date of this
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15 | ```
amendatory Act of
the 98th General Assembly.
``` `"; and` | ||||||

16 | `in Section 30, in Sec. 14-133, by inserting after the end of ` | ||||||

17 | `subsection (a-5) the following:` | ||||||

18 | ` ` `"` `(a-10) Notwithstanding any other provision of this ` | ||||||

19 | `Section, if for any fiscal year the General Assembly reduces ` | ||||||

20 | `the guaranteed funding formula or the available appropriations ` | ||||||

21 | `are insufficient to provide the amount required under that ` | ||||||

22 | `funding formula, then in that same fiscal year all employee ` | ||||||

23 | `contributions required under this Section shall be reduced by ` | ||||||

24 | `the same percentage as the percentage by which the guaranteed ` | ||||||

25 | `State funding or available appropriation was reduced below the ` |

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1 | `amount required under that funding formula as initially ` | ||||||

2 | `certified by the System for that fiscal year.` | ||||||

3 | ` ` `If a court orders the State to pay full payment under the ` | ||||||

4 | `guaranteed funding formula, or if a supplemental appropriation ` | ||||||

5 | `sufficient to provide the amount required under that funding ` | ||||||

6 | `formula is enacted, then upon the first payment by the State at ` | ||||||

7 | `the level required by that funding formula, the required ` | ||||||

8 | `employee contribution rate shall return to the unreduced ` | ||||||

9 | `amount.` | ||||||

10 | ` ` `At the beginning of each fiscal year, the Commission on ` | ||||||

11 | `Government Forecasting and Accountability shall determine ` | ||||||

12 | `whether this subsection applies and, if so, the amount of the ` | ||||||

13 | `percentage reduction in employee contributions that shall be ` | ||||||

14 | `made under this subsection.` | ||||||

15 | ` ` `For the purposes of this subsection, "guaranteed funding ` | ||||||

16 | `formula" means the formula for the calculation of the required ` | ||||||

17 | `State contribution in Section 14-131 of this Code, as that ` | ||||||

18 | ```
Section
existed immediately before the effective date of this
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19 | ```
amendatory Act of
the 98th General Assembly.
``` `"; and` | ||||||

20 | `in Section 30, in Sec. 15-157, by inserting after the end of ` | ||||||

21 | `subsection (a-5) the following:` | ||||||

22 | ` ` `"` `(a-10) Notwithstanding any other provision of this ` | ||||||

23 | `Section, if for any fiscal year the General Assembly reduces ` | ||||||

24 | `the guaranteed funding formula or the available appropriations ` | ||||||

25 | `are insufficient to provide the amount required under that ` |

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1 | `funding formula, then in that same fiscal year all employee ` | ||||||

2 | `contributions required under this Section shall be reduced by ` | ||||||

3 | `the same percentage as the percentage by which the guaranteed ` | ||||||

4 | `State funding or available appropriation was reduced below the ` | ||||||

5 | `amount required under that funding formula as initially ` | ||||||

6 | `certified by the System for that fiscal year.` | ||||||

7 | ` ` `If a court orders the State to pay full payment under the ` | ||||||

8 | `guaranteed funding formula, or if a supplemental appropriation ` | ||||||

9 | `sufficient to provide the amount required under that funding ` | ||||||

10 | `formula is enacted, then upon the first payment by the State at ` | ||||||

11 | `the level required by that funding formula, the required ` | ||||||

12 | `employee contribution rate shall return to the unreduced ` | ||||||

13 | `amount.` | ||||||

14 | ` ` `At the beginning of each fiscal year, the Commission on ` | ||||||

15 | `Government Forecasting and Accountability shall determine ` | ||||||

16 | `whether this subsection applies and, if so, the amount of the ` | ||||||

17 | `percentage reduction in employee contributions that shall be ` | ||||||

18 | `made under this subsection.` | ||||||

19 | ` ` `For the purposes of this subsection, "guaranteed funding ` | ||||||

20 | `formula" means the formula for the calculation of the required ` | ||||||

21 | `State contribution in Section 15-155 of this Code, as that ` | ||||||

22 | ```
Section
existed immediately before the effective date of this
``` | ||||||

23 | ```
amendatory Act of
the 98th General Assembly.
``` `"; and` | ||||||

24 | `in Section 30, in Sec. 16-152, by inserting after the end of ` | ||||||

25 | `subsection (a-5) the following:` |

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1 | ` ` `"` `(a-10) Notwithstanding any other provision of this ` | ||||||

2 | `Section, if for any fiscal year the General Assembly reduces ` | ||||||

3 | `the guaranteed funding formula or the available appropriations ` | ||||||

4 | `are insufficient to provide the amount required under that ` | ||||||

5 | `funding formula, then in that same fiscal year all employee ` | ||||||

6 | `contributions required under this Section shall be reduced by ` | ||||||

7 | `the same percentage as the percentage by which the guaranteed ` | ||||||

8 | `State funding or available appropriation was reduced below the ` | ||||||

9 | `amount required under that funding formula as initially ` | ||||||

10 | `certified by the System for that fiscal year.` | ||||||

11 | ` ` `If a court orders the State to pay full payment under the ` | ||||||

12 | `guaranteed funding formula, or if a supplemental appropriation ` | ||||||

13 | `sufficient to provide the amount required under that funding ` | ||||||

14 | `formula is enacted, then upon the first payment by the State at ` | ||||||

15 | `the level required by that funding formula, the required ` | ||||||

16 | `employee contribution rate shall return to the unreduced ` | ||||||

17 | `amount.` | ||||||

18 | ` ` `At the beginning of each fiscal year, the Commission on ` | ||||||

19 | `Government Forecasting and Accountability shall determine ` | ||||||

20 | `whether this subsection applies and, if so, the amount of the ` | ||||||

21 | `percentage reduction in employee contributions that shall be ` | ||||||

22 | `made under this subsection.` | ||||||

23 | ` ` `For the purposes of this subsection, "guaranteed funding ` | ||||||

24 | `formula" means the formula for the calculation of the required ` | ||||||

25 | `State contribution in Section 16-158 of this Code, as that ` | ||||||

26 | ```
Section
existed immediately before the effective date of this
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1 | ```
amendatory Act of
the 98th General Assembly.
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