IL HB1571 | 2019-2020 | 101st General Assembly


Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Republican 1-0)
Status: Introduced on January 30 2019 - 25% progression
Action: 2019-03-29 - Rule 19(a) / Re-referred to Rules Committee
Pending: House Rules Committee
Text: Latest bill text (Introduced) [HTML]


Amends the Illinois Pension Code. Provides that beginning January 1, 2020, the governing body of a municipality with a downstate police pension fund or downstate firefighter pension fund may require the pension fund to transfer its investment authority and assets to the Illinois Municipal Retirement Fund (IMRF) if its nets assets have surpassed a certain threshold. Provides that upon completion of the transfer, the investment authority of the board of trustees of the downstate police pension fund or downstate firefighter pension fund shall terminate. Contains other provisions concerning transfers to IMRF, rulemaking, transfer of investment authority, investments, and auditing. Requires the Commission on Government Forecasting and Accountability to conduct an analysis of the merits and feasibility of transitioning the investment authority of all boards of trustees of downstate police pension funds and downstate firefighter pension funds to IMRF. Makes changes to provisions concerning trustee training. Amends the Property Tax Extension Limitation Law of the Property Tax Code. Beginning January 1, 2021, removes a provision that excludes special purpose extensions made for contributions to a downstate firefighter pension fund from the definition of "aggregate extension". Excludes from the definition of "aggregate extension" special purpose extensions made for contributions to a downstate police or downstate firefighter pension fund that transfers its investment authority to IMRF. Amends the State Mandates Act to require implementation without reimbursement. Effective immediately.

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2019-03-29HouseRule 19(a) / Re-referred to Rules Committee
2019-02-21HouseTo Pension Reform Subcommittee
2019-02-13HouseAssigned to Personnel & Pensions Committee
2019-02-01HouseChief Sponsor Changed to Rep. Ryan Spain
2019-02-01HouseReferred to Rules Committee
2019-02-01HouseFirst Reading
2019-01-30HouseFiled with the Clerk by Rep. Jim Durkin

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308058.43New CodeSee Bill Text
3520018-185Amended CodeCitation Text
4051-101.6New CodeSee Bill Text
4051-101.7New CodeSee Bill Text
4051-109.3Amended CodeCitation Text
4051-113.05New CodeSee Bill Text
4051-113.1Amended CodeCitation Text
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4051-113.4aAmended CodeCitation Text
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4051-167New CodeSee Bill Text
4053-127Amended CodeCitation Text
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4053-132.1New CodeSee Bill Text
4053-132.2New CodeSee Bill Text
4053-132.3New CodeSee Bill Text
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4053-135Amended CodeCitation Text
4054-120Amended CodeCitation Text
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4054-128Amended CodeCitation Text
4054-128.1New CodeSee Bill Text
4054-128.2New CodeSee Bill Text
4054-128.3New CodeSee Bill Text
4054-128.4New CodeSee Bill Text
4057-175Amended CodeCitation Text
4057-175.1Amended CodeCitation Text
4057-199.5New CodeSee Bill Text

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