IL HB5887 | 2017-2018 | 100th General Assembly


Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Republican 3-0)
Status: Introduced on May 24 2018 - 25% progression
Action: 2018-05-25 - Remove Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. Avery Bourne
Pending: House Rules Committee
Text: Latest bill text (Introduced) [HTML]


Amends the Counties Code. Provides that counties may impose a tax to be used exclusively for school facility purposes, school resources officers, or mental health professionals (rather than exclusively for school facility purposes). Adds referendum language for referendums for school facility and resources occupation tax proposed after the effective date of the amendatory Act. Provides that the county board may reduce or discontinue a school facility and resource occupation tax imposed by referendum after the effective date of the amendatory Act after county board ordinance or resolution and referendum. Amends the Innovation Development and Economy Act, the School Code, and the School Construction Law to make conforming changes. Effective immediately.

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2018-05-25HouseRemove Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. Avery Bourne
2018-05-25HouseChief Sponsor Changed to Rep. Avery Bourne
2018-05-25HouseAdded Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. Keith R. Wheeler
2018-05-24HouseReferred to Rules Committee
2018-05-24HouseFirst Reading
2018-05-24HouseAdded Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. Tom Demmer
2018-05-24HouseChief Co-Sponsor Rep. Avery Bourne
2018-05-24HouseFiled with the Clerk by Rep. Grant Wehrli

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1052305-25Amended CodeCitation Text
105510-20.43Amended CodeCitation Text
105510-22.36Amended CodeCitation Text
105517-2.11Amended CodeCitation Text
10553-14.31Amended CodeCitation Text
5047010Amended CodeCitation Text
5555-1006.7Amended CodeCitation Text

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