IL HB4229 | 2017-2018 | 100th General Assembly


Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Republican 5-0)
Status: Introduced on January 9 2018 - 25% progression
Action: 2018-08-07 - Added Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. Deanne M. Mazzochi
Pending: House Rules Committee
Text: Latest bill text (Introduced) [HTML]


Creates the Taxpayer's Fiscal Charter Act. Provides for a discretionary spending freeze for fiscal years 2019 and 2020. Sets forth requirements to increase discretionary spending beginning in fiscal year 2021. Requires any new spending proposed by the General Assembly in addition to existing obligations shall be accompanied by a proposed source of revenue to pay for the proposed spending or specified cuts necessary to offset the proposed spending. Prohibits unfunded mandates. Requires the publishing of certain information before voting on or enacting an appropriations bill. Effective immediately.

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2018-08-07HouseAdded Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. Deanne M. Mazzochi
2018-02-13HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Barbara Wheeler
2018-02-02HouseAdded Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. Steven Reick
2018-01-16HouseReferred to Rules Committee
2018-01-16HouseFirst Reading
2018-01-11HouseAdded Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. Thomas Morrison
2018-01-09HouseFiled with the Clerk by Rep. C.D. Davidsmeyer

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