Bill Status of HB0054  93rd General Assembly


House Sponsors
Rep. Lou Lang - Brandon W. Phelps - Gary Forby - Jay C. Hoffman - Naomi D. Jakobsson, Mary E. Flowers, Patricia Bailey, Kathleen A. Ryg, Dan Reitz, Jack McGuire, Robin Kelly, Monique D. Davis, Eddie Washington, Robert S. Molaro, Richard T. Bradley, Ralph C. Capparelli, Mike Boland, Robert F. Flider, Kevin Joyce and Michael K. Smith

Last Action
DateChamber Action
  1/11/2005HouseSession Sine Die

Statutes Amended In Order of Appearance
35 ILCS 5/203from Ch. 120, par. 2-203

Synopsis As Introduced
Amends the Illinois Income Tax Act to allow individual taxpayers, 65 years of age or older, a deduction for unreimbursed amounts spent on home health care services. Applicable to tax years ending on or after December 31, 2003. Sunsets the deduction after 10 years. Effective immediately.

 Fiscal Note (Illinois Department of Revenue)
 House Bill 54 will have an undetermined negative impact on state revenues. It is unclear at this point how many taxpayers would qualify for the credit.

DateChamber Action
  12/18/2002HousePrefiled with Clerk by Rep. Lou Lang
  1/8/2003HouseFirst Reading
  1/8/2003HouseReferred to Rules Committee
  1/22/2003HouseAdded Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. Brandon W. Phelps
  1/22/2003HouseAdded Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. Gary Forby
  1/22/2003HouseAdded Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. Jay C. Hoffman
  1/23/2003HouseAssigned to Executive Committee
  1/29/2003HouseRe-assigned to Revenue Committee
  1/30/2003HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Mary E. Flowers
  1/30/2003HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Patricia Bailey
  1/30/2003HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Kathleen A. Ryg
  1/30/2003HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Dan Reitz
  1/30/2003HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Jack McGuire
  1/30/2003HouseAdded Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. Naomi D. Jakobsson
  2/5/2003HouseFiscal Note Filed
  2/6/2003HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Robin Kelly
  2/6/2003HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Monique D. Davis
  2/19/2003HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Eddie Washington
  2/20/2003HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Robert S. Molaro
  2/20/2003HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Richard T. Bradley
  2/20/2003HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Ralph C. Capparelli
  2/21/2003HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Mike Boland
  3/4/2003HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Robert F. Flider
  3/13/2003HouseRule 19(a) / Re-referred to Rules Committee
  3/19/2003HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Kevin Joyce
  3/19/2003HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Michael K. Smith
  1/11/2005HouseSession Sine Die