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 Bill Status of HB0826  101st General Assembly

Short Description:  MUNICIPAL GAS USE TAX

House Sponsors
Rep. Michael J. Zalewski - Mark L. Walker

Last Action
DateChamber Action
  1/13/2021HouseSession Sine Die

Statutes Amended In Order of Appearance
65 ILCS 5/8-11-2.7 new

Synopsis As Introduced
Amends the Illinois Municipal Code. Creates the Municipal Gas Use Tax Law. Provides that beginning January 1, 2020, a municipality may impose a self-assessing purchaser tax rate of the lower of 2.4 cents per therm or 5% of the purchase price for the privilege of using in the municipality gas obtained in a purchase of out-of-state gas. Provides that, in the alternative, a purchaser may elect for a tax of 2.4 cents per therm that a delivering supplier maintaining a place of business in the State collects from the purchaser. Provides for registration requirements for self-assessing purchasers and delivering suppliers. Includes procedures for self-assessing purchasers and delivering suppliers to submit returns and to remit the tax to the Department of Revenue. Effective January 1, 2020.

DateChamber Action
  1/22/2019HouseFiled with the Clerk by Rep. Kelly M. Burke
  1/22/2019HouseFirst Reading
  1/22/2019HouseReferred to Rules Committee
  2/5/2019HouseAssigned to Revenue & Finance Committee
  2/7/2019HouseAdded Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. Mark L. Walker
  2/14/2019HouseTo Sales, Amusement & Other Taxes Subcommittee
  2/14/2019HouseChief Sponsor Changed to Rep. Michael J. Zalewski
  3/27/2019HouseHouse Committee Amendment No. 1 Filed with Clerk by Rep. Michael J. Zalewski
  3/27/2019HouseHouse Committee Amendment No. 1 Referred to Rules Committee
  3/29/2019HouseRule 19(a) / Re-referred to Rules Committee
  1/13/2021HouseSession Sine Die

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