BROSNAHAN, BUGIELSKI, BURKE, CROTTY, DAVIS,MONIQUE, FORBY,
JONES,LOU, JONES,SHIRLEY, MCAULIFFE, MCCARTHY, NOVAK,
SCULLY, WINKEL, YARBROUGH AND HOFFMAN.
TAX CHECKOFF-MULTPLE SCLEROSIS
Synopsis of Bill as introduced:
Amends the Income Tax Act to create the Multiple Sclerosis
Assistance Fund checkoff. Provides that the Department of Revenue
shall print on its standard individual income tax form a provision
indicating that if the taxpayer wishes to contribute to the Multiple
Sclerosis Assistance Fund, he or she may do so by stating the amount
of the contribution on the return and that the contribution will
reduce the taxpayer's refund or increase the amount of payment to
accompany the return. Amends the Department of Human Services Act.
Provides that, subject to appropriation, the Department of Human
Services shall make grants from the Multiple Sclerosis Assistance Fund
for health-related programs for people with multiple sclerosis. Amends
the State Finance Act to create the Multiple Sclerosis Assistance
Fund. Effective immediately.
FISCAL NOTE (Department of Revenue)
HB 4230 will create a minimal administrative impact on the
Department, provided the total number of checkoffs on the
IL 1040 are limited.
SENATE AMENDMENT NO. 1.
Provides that the grants shall be made to organizations that are
located in the State of Illinois (now, no geographical limitation).
Last action on Bill: PUBLIC ACT.............................. 92-0772
Last action date: AUG-06-2002
Amendments to Bill: AMENDMENTS ADOPTED: HOUSE - 0 SENATE - 1
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