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 Bill Status of HJRCA0045  97th General Assembly

Short Description:  TAX INCREASE BILL 3/5 MAJORITY

House Sponsors
Rep. Dwight Kay - Jason Barickman - Renée Kosel - Thomas Morrison - David Harris, Kay Hatcher, Mike Bost, Richard Morthland, Darlene J. Senger, Sandy Cole, Robert W. Pritchard, Norine Hammond and Wayne Rosenthal

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 considered by the General Assembly during the period following the most recent general election and before the convening of the next General Assembly in an odd numbered year 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. Dwight Kay
  2/16/2012HouseRead in Full a First Time
  2/16/2012HouseReferred to Rules Committee
  2/24/2012HouseAdded Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. Jason Barickman
  2/24/2012HouseAdded Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. Renée Kosel
  2/24/2012HouseAdded Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. Thomas Morrison
  2/24/2012HouseAdded Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. David Harris
  2/24/2012HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Kay Hatcher
  2/24/2012HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Mike Bost
  4/17/2012HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Richard Morthland
  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
  4/17/2012HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Wayne Rosenthal
  5/5/2012HouseTabled Pursuant to Rule 46

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