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TRS Laws and Rules

The Illinois Pension Code, 40 ILCS 5/1 and 40 ILCS 5/16, contains the laws governing TRS's creation, benefits and administration. TRS operates as a qualified governmental pension plan under Internal Revenue Code Section 401(a). TRS is also subject to other laws, rules and regulations applicable to Illinois public plans.

The following are links to areas on the Illinois General Assembly site:

Please go to this page to get information regarding Administrative Rules.

 

Please go to this page to get information regarding Illinois Pension Code, General Provisions, Article 1 (40 ILCS 5/1).

 

Please go to this page to get information regarding  Illinois Pension Code, TRS, Article 16 (40 ILCS 5/16).