This information applies to all active Tier 2 General Assembly members who first became participants of GARS after December 31, 2010. If you terminate employment with the State, your benefits will be determined by the law in effect on your last day of employment.


The retirement benefits described in this section apply to all Tier 2 members.

Your eligible survivors, beneficiaries or estate may qualify for benefits upon your death. These benefits are reduced by any amounts received under the Workers' Compensation Act or Occupational Diseases Act.