IL HB4043 | 2017-2018 | 100th General Assembly


Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Republican 3-0)
Status: Introduced on May 1 2017 - 25% progression
Action: 2017-05-16 - Added Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. Sheri Jesiel
Pending: House Rules Committee
Text: Latest bill text (Introduced) [HTML]


Creates the Local Government Property Tax Referendum Act. Provides that any referendum, initiative, proposition, or other ballot question which establishes a new tax, increases an existing tax, or gives a unit of local government the authority to establish a new tax or increase an existing tax shall only be submitted to the voters or electors at a general election. Excludes emergency referenda submitted to the voters or electors at times other than general elections. Makes similar changes to the Election Code, the Property Tax Code, the Counties Code, the Township Code, the Illinois Municipal Code, and the School Code.

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2017-05-16HouseAdded Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. Sheri Jesiel
2017-05-16HouseAdded Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. Allen Skillicorn
2017-05-03HouseReferred to Rules Committee
2017-05-03HouseFirst Reading
2017-05-01HouseFiled with the Clerk by Rep. Mark Batinick

Code Citations

ChapterArticleSectionCitation TypeStatute Text
10528-8.2New CodeSee Bill Text
105517-11.3New CodeSee Bill Text
105517-3.4Amended CodeCitation Text
3520018-53New CodeSee Bill Text
5555-1005.7New CodeSee Bill Text
601235-12New CodeSee Bill Text
6558-3-20New CodeSee Bill Text

Illinois State Sources

Bill Comments