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 Bill Status of HB1237  95th General Assembly


House Sponsors
Rep. Carolyn H. Krause - Paul D. Froehlich - Sandy Cole - Ron Stephens - Ed Sullivan, Jr., Elizabeth Coulson, Sandra M. Pihos and Renée Kosel

Last Action
DateChamber Action
  1/13/2009HouseSession Sine Die

Statutes Amended In Order of Appearance
35 ILCS 105/3-13 new
35 ILCS 120/2-13 new

Synopsis As Introduced
Amends the Use Tax Act and the Retailers' Occupation Tax Act. Provides that no tax is imposed under the Acts upon the use or purchase of energy-efficient products that qualify as an "Energy Star" products under the federal Energy Star Program and that are purchased at a price of $1,500 or less during a tax holiday. Defines "tax-holiday" as the periods each year: (1) beginning at 12:01 a.m. on November 1st and continuing through 11:59 p.m. on November 7th; and (2) beginning at 12:01 a.m. on April 22nd and continuing through 11:59 p.m. on April 28th. Sets forth criteria for transactions to qualify for the exemption. Effective immediately.

DateChamber Action
  2/9/2007HouseFiled with the Clerk by Rep. Carolyn H. Krause
  2/15/2007HouseFirst Reading
  2/15/2007HouseReferred to Rules Committee
  2/20/2007HouseAssigned to Revenue Committee
  2/21/2007HouseAdded Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. Paul D. Froehlich
  3/19/2007HouseAdded Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. Sandy Cole
  3/19/2007HouseAdded Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. Ron Stephens
  3/19/2007HouseAdded Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. Ed Sullivan, Jr.
  3/19/2007HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Elizabeth Coulson
  3/19/2007HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Sandra M. Pihos
  3/19/2007HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Renée Kosel
  3/23/2007HouseRule 19(a) / Re-referred to Rules Committee
  1/13/2009HouseSession Sine Die

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