093_HC0002 LRBLRB093 02571 MKM 02581e 1 HOUSE JOINT RESOLUTION 2 CONSTITUTIONAL AMENDMENT 3 RESOLVED, BY THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES OF THE 4 NINETY-SECOND GENERAL ASSEMBLY OF THE STATE OF ILLINOIS, THE 5 SENATE CONCURRING HEREIN, that there shall be submitted to 6 the electors of the State for adoption or rejection at the 7 general election next occurring at least 6 months after the 8 adoption of this resolution a proposition to add Section 8.1 9 to Article IV of the Illinois Constitution as follows: 10 ARTICLE IV 11 THE LEGISLATURE 12 (ILCON Art. IV, Sec. 8.1 new) 13 SECTION 8.1. PASSAGE OF REVENUE BILLS 14 A bill that would result in the increase of revenue to 15 the State by an increase of a tax on or measured by income or 16 by an increase of a tax on or measured by the selling price 17 of any item of tangible personal property may become law only 18 with the concurrence of three-fifths of the members elected 19 to each house of the General Assembly. 20 SCHEDULE 21 This Constitutional Amendment takes effect upon being 22 declared adopted in accordance with Section 7 of the Illinois 23 Constitutional Amendment Act.