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90_HC0001 ILCON Art IV, Sec 8.1 new 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 approval by the electors. LRB9001172DNcc LRB9001172DNcc 1 HOUSE JOINT RESOLUTION 2 CONSTITUTIONAL AMENDMENT 3 RESOLVED, BY THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES OF THE 4 NINETIETH GENERAL ASSEMBLY OF THE STATE OF ILLINOIS, THE 5 SENATE CONCURRING HEREIN, that there shall be submitted to 6 the electors of the State for adoption or rejection at the 7 general election next occurring at least 6 months after the 8 adoption of this resolution a proposition to add Section 8.1 9 of Article IV of the Illinois Constitution as follows: 10 ARTICLE IV 11 THE LEGISLATURE 12 (ILCON Art. IV, Sec. 8.1 new) 13 SECTION 8.1. PASSAGE OF REVENUE BILLS 14 A bill that would result in the increase of revenue to 15 the State by an increase of a tax on or measured by income or 16 by an increase of a tax on or measured by the selling price 17 of any item of tangible personal property may become law only 18 with the concurrence of three-fifths of the members elected 19 to each house of the General Assembly. 20 SCHEDULE 21 This Constitutional Amendment takes effect upon approval 22 by the electors of this State.
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