This publication provides general information about Qualified Illinois Domestic Relations Orders, or QILDROs. This publication and the required forms are available online at https://www.trsil.org.
If this information conflicts with applicable law or administrative rules, the law and administrative rules prevail.
QILDROs are issued in accordance with Illinois state law, Article 1, Section 119 of the Illinois Pension Code, 40 ILCS 5/1-119. TRS has administrative rules that explain our procedures for QILDROs, Illinois Administrative Code, Title 80, Subtitle D, Section 1650, Subpart M. The Pension Code and the Administrative Code are available on the General Assembly website. Links are also provided on the TRS website.
The TRS Office of Legal Counsel is available to provide information about QILDROs. However, TRS attorneys and staff do not testify in divorce proceedings or provide legal, financial, or other professional advice.
This subject matter may be of considerable financial and legal significance.
It is strongly recommended that you obtain competent legal advice and other expert assistance.