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 Bill Status of HB5696  98th General Assembly


House Sponsors
Rep. Raymond Poe

Senate Sponsors
(Sen. Pamela J. Althoff - Christine Radogno - Terry Link, Michael W. Frerichs, William E. Brady and Antonio Muñoz)

Last Action
DateChamber Action
  8/15/2014HousePublic Act . . . . . . . . . 98-0932

Statutes Amended In Order of Appearance
40 ILCS 5/7-111.5 new
40 ILCS 5/7-139from Ch. 108 1/2, par. 7-139
40 ILCS 5/7-175from Ch. 108 1/2, par. 7-175
40 ILCS 5/7-175.1from Ch. 108 1/2, par. 7-175.1
40 ILCS 5/7-139.7 rep.
40 ILCS 5/7-139.9 rep.
40 ILCS 5/7-139.11 rep.
40 ILCS 5/7-139.13 rep.

Synopsis As Introduced
Amends the Illinois Municipal Retirement Fund Article of the Illinois Pension Code. Defines "omitted service". Deletes a provision concerning the transfer of credits and creditable service from downstate police pension funds. Provides that for omitted service, any employee who was employed by a participating employer in a position that required participation, but who was not enrolled in the Fund, may establish such credits under certain conditions. In the Section concerning Board elections, provides that if only one candidate is properly nominated in petitions received by the Board, that candidate shall be deemed the winner; in the case of 2 employee trustees elected to a full term in the same year, if only 2 candidates are properly nominated in petitions received by the Board, those 2 candidates shall both be deemed the winner. Makes related changes. Repeals provisions concerning transfers of creditable service to and from downstate police pension funds. Contains a nonacceleration provision. Effective immediately.

DateChamber Action
  2/14/2014HouseFiled with the Clerk by Rep. Raymond Poe
  2/14/2014HouseFirst Reading
  2/14/2014HouseReferred to Rules Committee
  3/3/2014HouseAssigned to Personnel and Pensions Committee
  3/25/2014HouseDo Pass / Short Debate Personnel and Pensions Committee; 010-000-000
  3/25/2014HousePlaced on Calendar 2nd Reading - Short Debate
  4/4/2014HouseSecond Reading - Short Debate
  4/4/2014HousePlaced on Calendar Order of 3rd Reading - Short Debate
  4/7/2014HouseThird Reading - Short Debate - Passed 106-001-000
  4/7/2014SenateArrive in Senate
  4/7/2014SenatePlaced on Calendar Order of First Reading April 8, 2014
  4/8/2014SenateChief Senate Sponsor Sen. Pamela J. Althoff
  4/9/2014SenateFirst Reading
  4/9/2014SenateReferred to Assignments
  4/30/2014SenateAssigned to Licensed Activities and Pensions
  5/7/2014SenateAdded as Alternate Co-Sponsor Sen. Michael W. Frerichs
  5/7/2014SenateAdded as Alternate Co-Sponsor Sen. William E. Brady
  5/8/2014SenateDo Pass Licensed Activities and Pensions; 010-000-000
  5/8/2014SenatePlaced on Calendar Order of 2nd Reading May 12, 2014
  5/8/2014SenateAdded as Alternate Chief Co-Sponsor Sen. Christine Radogno
  5/8/2014SenateAdded as Alternate Co-Sponsor Sen. Antonio Muñoz
  5/9/2014SenateAdded as Alternate Chief Co-Sponsor Sen. Terry Link
  5/12/2014SenateSecond Reading
  5/12/2014SenatePlaced on Calendar Order of 3rd Reading May 13, 2014
  5/22/2014SenateThird Reading - Passed; 056-000-000
  5/22/2014HousePassed Both Houses
  6/20/2014HouseSent to the Governor
  8/15/2014HouseGovernor Approved
  8/15/2014HouseEffective Date August 15, 2014
  8/15/2014HousePublic Act . . . . . . . . . 98-0932

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