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 Bill Status of HJRCA0037  100th General Assembly

Short Description:  CONAMEND-TABOR

House Sponsors
Rep. John M. Cabello - Allen Skillicorn

Last Action
DateChamber Action
  1/30/2018HouseReferred to Rules Committee
ILCON Art. IX, Sec. 12 new 

Synopsis As Introduced
Proposes to amend the Revenue Article of the Illinois Constitution. Creates the Taxpayer's Bill of Rights. Provides that the State, units of local government, and school districts must have referendum approval to: (1) enact a new tax, tax rate increase, valuation for assessment ratio increase for a property class, extend an expiring tax, or enact certain tax policy changes; or (2) incur certain obligations without adequate cash reserves. Contains provisions concerning emergency taxes. Contains provisions setting spending limits for the State, units of local government, and school districts. Effective upon being declared adopted.

DateChamber Action
  1/30/2018HouseFiled with the Clerk by Rep. John M. Cabello
  1/30/2018HouseRead in Full a First Time
  1/30/2018HouseReferred to Rules Committee
  7/9/2018HouseAdded Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. Allen Skillicorn

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