PULL TABS-PRIZE LIMIT-TAX
Synopsis of Bill as introduced:
Amends the Illinois Pull Tabs and Jar Games Act. Raises the
aggregate value of all prizes or merchandise that may be awarded in a
single day in certain counties from $2,250 to $5,000. Removes
provision requiring licensed organizations to pay the tax imposed
under the Act. Provides that a licensed supplier shall pay a tax equal
to 5% of the face value of any pull tabs and jar games tickets sold by
the supplier to a licensed organization. Effective immediately.
SENATE AMENDMENT NO. 1.
Deletes reference to:
230 ILCS 20/5
Further amends the Illinois Pull Tabs and Jar Games Act. Deletes
provisions concerning taxes.
FISCAL NOTE (Dpt. of Revenue)
SB 1510 may increase state revenues by an indeterminable amount
because the increased prize winnings may encourage additional
players, as well as generate additional tax receipts in any
single day of play.
BALANCED BUDGET NOTE
Does not authorize, increase, decrease, or reallocate any GRF
appropriation for FY1998.
STATE MANDATES ACT FISCAL NOTE
SB 1510 fails to create a State mandate.
HOME RULE NOTE
Does not contain any language preempting home rule authority.
Last action on Bill: PUBLIC ACT.............................. 90-0808
Last action date: 98-12-04
Amendments to Bill: AMENDMENTS ADOPTED: HOUSE - 0 SENATE - 1
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