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65 ILCS 5/11-42-1
(65 ILCS 5/11-42-1)
(from Ch. 24, par. 11-42-1)
The corporate authorities of each municipality may license,
tax, and regulate auctioneers, private detectives, demolition contractors,
money changers, bankers, brokers other than insurance brokers, barbers, and the
keepers or owners of lumber yards, lumber storehouses, livery stables, public
scales, ice cream parlors, coffee houses, florists, detective agencies, barber
shops and sellers of tickets for theatricals, shows, amusements, athletic
events and other exhibitions at a place other than the theatre or location
where the theatricals, shows, amusements, athletic events and other exhibitions
are given or exhibited. No municipality may impose a tax under this Section, or impose any other amusement or exhibition tax, on ticket sales, membership fees, or any other charges for attending exhibitions or attractions associated with a zoological park authorized under Section 40 of the Cook County Forest Preserve District Act, nor may any municipality impose a duty to collect a tax under this Section, or any other amusement or exhibition tax, on any owner or operator of a zoological park authorized under Section 40 of the Cook County Forest Preserve District Act.
(Source: P.A. 96-1516, eff. 2-4-11.)