Bill Status of HB6680 95th General Assembly
Short Description: CNTY CD-HOME RULE TAX
Rep. Paul D. Froehlich
| 1/13/2009||House||Session Sine Die|
Statutes Amended In Order of Appearance
Synopsis As Introduced
Amends the Counties Code. Provides that the voters of a county that imposes a home rule county retailers' occupation tax and a home rule county service occupation tax may file a petition with the county board not more than 180 days after the effective date of the amendatory Act requesting that the question of whether the rate of those taxes should be reduced to 0.75% be submitted to the voters at the next general election. Provides that any increase in the rate of those taxes is subject to a back-door referendum. Preempts home rule powers. Effective immediately.