102ND GENERAL ASSEMBLY
State of Illinois
2021 and 2022
Introduced 2/22/2021, by Rep. Tom Weber
SYNOPSIS AS INTRODUCED:
105 ILCS 5/17-3.4a new
105 ILCS 5/34-52.5 new
Amends the School Code. Provides that no later than 30 days before a
school district submits to the voters of that district a question on
whether to issue bonds or increase the school district's property tax
rate, the school district must send informational material to each
resident of voting age in the school district; defines "informational
material". Specifies what must be included in the informational material.
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A BILL FOR
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AN ACT concerning education.
Be it enacted by the People of the State of Illinois,
represented in the General Assembly:
The School Code is amended by adding Sections
17-3.4a and 34-52.5 as follows:
(105 ILCS 5/17-3.4a new)
Tax increase; informational material.
(a) In this Section, "informational material" means a
one-page fact sheet distributed via U.S. mail to all residents
of a school district. A school district may determine the form
of the fact sheet.
(b) No later than 30 days before a school district submits
to the voters of that district a question on whether to issue
bonds or increase the school district's property tax rate, the
school district must send informational material to each
resident of voting age in the school district. The
informational material must include all of the following, if
(1) A description of the project for which the bonds
will be issued.
(2) A description of the estimated expenditures
associated with the increase in the property tax rate.
(3) An estimate of the number of years during which