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State Employee Insurance Plan

The following handbooks provide information regarding premiums, providers, and changes to the State Employee insurance plan. These resources are hosted on the MyBenefits website.

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Click cover Insurance Packet State Insurance Program Participation Election Form - Traditional and Portable Plan Members Only
Eligible members who have completed the vesting requirement of qualifying service as a Tier 1 or Tier 2 employee may elect to participate in the State of Illinois Group Insurance Program at the time of their retirement. Participation in the state health/dental program is optional. Eligible members not electing to enroll with health insurance on the MyBenefits will still be eligible for and enrolled in the state life insurance program.
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Click cover for SMP Insurance Packet State Insurance Program Participation Election Form - Self-Managed Plan Members Only
Eligible members who have completed the vesting requirement of qualifying service as a Tier 1 or Tier 2 employee may elect to participate in the State of Illinois Group Insurance Program at the time of their retirement. Participation in the state health/dental program is optional. Eligible members not electing to enroll with health insurance on the MyBenefits will still be eligible for and enrolled in the state life insurance program.
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Click cover for 2018 State Benefit Choice FY 2018 State Benefits Choice Handbook
The State Employee Benefit Choice Period began May 1, 2017, with selections effective July 1, 2017, through June 30, 2018. Benefit Choice is the only time, other than a qualifying change in status, that members can change plans or dependent coverage. Open Enrollment Period is May 1- June 1, 2017.
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Click cover for 2017 State Benefit Choice FY 2017 State Benefits Choice Handbook
The State Employee Benefit Choice Period began May 1, 2016, with selections effective July 1, 2016, through June 30, 2017. Benefit Choice is the only time, other than a qualifying change in status, that members can change plans or dependent coverage. Open Enrollment Period is May 1- June 1, 2016.
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Click cover for State Benefits Handbook State of Illinois Employees Benefits Handbook
The State Benefits Handbook is intended to help State of Illinois Employees understand the benefits available under various State-sponsored programs.
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Click cover for State Benefits Handbook State of Illinois Retirees and Annuitants Benefits Handbook
The State Benefits Handbook is intended to help State of Illinois Retirees and Annuitants understand the benefits available under various State-sponsored programs.
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Click cover for Group Life State of Illinois Group Life Insurance Program
This certificate summarizes the principal provisions of the group policy. These provisions are subject in every respect to the group policy.
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