|Public Act 094-0415
||LRB094 05898 AMC 35952 b
AN ACT in relation to public employee benefits.
Be it enacted by the People of the State of Illinois,
represented in the General Assembly:
The Illinois Pension Code is amended by adding
15-158.4 as follows:
(40 ILCS 5/15-158.4 new)
Election of medicare coverage.
(a) The System shall conduct a divided medicare coverage
to employees continuously employed by the same
employer since March 31, 1986.
The referendum shall be
conducted in accordance with the applicable provisions
federal law and Article 21 of this Code.
(b) As used in this Section and in compliance with federal
means the process whereby employees are
granted the opportunity to make an
election to participate in the medicare program on a
(c) Employers shall pay the necessary employer
contributions and make the
necessary deductions from salary for
employees who elect to participate in the
program under this Section, as required by the System, Article
21 of this Code, and federal law.
This Act takes effect upon