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 Bill Status of HJRCA0044  97th General Assembly

Short Description:  TAX INCREASE BILL 3/5 MAJORITY

House Sponsors
Rep. Renée Kosel - Dwight Kay - Thomas Morrison - Kay Hatcher - Mike Bost, David Harris, Richard Morthland, Wayne Rosenthal, Darlene J. Senger, Sandy Cole, Robert W. Pritchard, Norine Hammond, Jim Durkin, Raymond Poe, Paul Evans, Rich Brauer and Dan Brady

Last Action
DateChamber Action
  5/5/2012HouseTabled Pursuant to Rule 46
ILCON Art. IV, Sec. 8.1 new 

Synopsis As Introduced
Proposes to amend the Legislature Article of the Illinois Constitution concerning the passage of revenue bills. Provides that any bill resulting in the increase of revenue to the State by an increase of a tax on or measured by income or by an increase of a tax on or measured by the selling price of any item of tangible personal property may become law only by a vote of three-fifths of the members in each house of the General Assembly. Effective on being declared adopted in accordance with Section 7 of the Illinois Constitutional Amendment Act.

DateChamber Action
  2/16/2012HouseFiled with the Clerk by Rep. Renée Kosel
  2/16/2012HouseRead in Full a First Time
  2/16/2012HouseReferred to Rules Committee
  2/24/2012HouseAdded Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. Dwight Kay
  2/24/2012HouseAdded Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. Thomas Morrison
  2/24/2012HouseAdded Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. Kay Hatcher
  2/24/2012HouseAdded Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. Mike Bost
  2/24/2012HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. David Harris
  4/17/2012HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Richard Morthland
  4/17/2012HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Wayne Rosenthal
  4/17/2012HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Darlene J. Senger
  4/17/2012HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Sandy Cole
  4/17/2012HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Robert W. Pritchard
  4/17/2012HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Norine Hammond
  4/18/2012HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Jim Durkin
  4/18/2012HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Paul Evans
  4/18/2012HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Rich Brauer
  4/18/2012HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Dan Brady
  4/18/2012HouseMotion Filed to Discharge Rules Committee Rep. David Harris
  4/18/2012HouseObjects to Motion Rep. Barbara Flynn Currie
  4/18/2012HouseChair Rules Motion Lost
  4/18/2012HouseMotion Discharge Committee Lost
  4/18/2012HouseAppeal Ruling of Chair Rep. Dennis M. Reboletti
  4/18/2012HouseChair Rules Motion Out of Order
  4/18/2012HouseAppeal Ruling of Chair Rep. Dennis M. Reboletti
  4/18/2012HouseShall the Chair be Sustained
  4/18/2012HouseMotion to Sustain the Chair - Prevailed 060-051-000
  5/5/2012HouseTabled Pursuant to Rule 46

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