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Same Sex Benefits

Effective June 1, 2011, the State of Illinois recognizes same-sex unions in the form of Civil Unions that provide same-sex couples the rights of marriage. The State of Illinois provides health, dental and life coverage for Civil Union partners and/or their children. Additional information can be found on the CMS website on the Dependent Coverage information page.

Additional Information:
Illinois Department of Insurance Civil Unions and Insurance Benefits (May 2011)