40 ILCS 5/16-153.5 new
30 ILCS 805/8.26 new
Amends the Downstate Teacher Article of the Illinois Pension
Code. Directs the System to conduct a divided medicare coverage
referendum, open to teachers continuously employed by the same
employer since March 31, 1986. Allows eligible teachers to
irrevocably elect to participate in the federal medicare program.
Amends the State Mandates Act to require implementation without
reimbursement. Effective immediately.
NOV-19-2002 S FIRST READING
NOV-19-2002 S REFERRED TO SENATE RULES COMMITTEE RULES
JAN-07-2003 S SESSION SINE DIE
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