Bill Status of HB4064  93rd General Assembly


House Sponsors
Rep. Gary Hannig - Mike Boland - Carole Pankau - William J. Grunloh - Naomi D. Jakobsson, Careen Gordon, Robert F. Flider, Jack D. Franks, John E. Bradley, Brandon W. Phelps, Suzanne Bassi and Thomas Holbrook

Last Action
DateChamber Action
  1/11/2005HouseSession Sine Die

Statutes Amended In Order of Appearance
5 ILCS 375/6.2from Ch. 127, par. 526.2
5 ILCS 375/6.5
5 ILCS 375/6.6
40 ILCS 15/1.3

Synopsis As Introduced
Amends the State Employees Group Insurance Act of 1971. In the provisions concerning health benefits for benefit recipients under the Downstate Teachers Article of the Illinois Pension Code (TRIP); makes the following changes: Deletes the provisions that repeal the Sections concerning the TRIP provisions on July 1, 2004. Makes the benefits under the TRIP provisions equivalent to the benefits for State employees. Increases the contribution for active teachers and school districts. Increases the minimum coverage for retired teachers and their dependents. Requires the Economic and Fiscal Commission to deliver an annual report to the General Assembly concerning the liabilities and projected liabilities of the TRIP program. Amends the State Pension Funds Continuing Appropriation Act. Provides that, beginning July 1, 2004, an amount equal to the amount by which required employer and employee contributions were insufficient to pay for the costs of the benefits provided under the TRIP provisions in the preceding fiscal year shall be annually appropriated from the General Revenue Fund to the State Comptroller for deposit into the Teacher Health Insurance Security Fund. Effective immediately.

DateChamber Action
  1/15/2004HouseFiled with the Clerk by Rep. Gary Hannig
  1/15/2004HouseFirst Reading
  1/15/2004HouseReferred to Rules Committee
  2/3/2004HouseAdded Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. Mike Boland
  2/4/2004HouseAdded Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. Carole Pankau
  2/19/2004HouseAdded Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. William J. Grunloh
  2/19/2004HouseAdded Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. Naomi D. Jakobsson
  2/20/2004HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Careen Gordon
  2/20/2004HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Robert F. Flider
  2/24/2004HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Jack D. Franks
  2/25/2004HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. John E. Bradley
  3/3/2004HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Brandon W. Phelps
  3/4/2004HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Suzanne Bassi
  3/18/2004HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Thomas Holbrook
  1/11/2005HouseSession Sine Die