IL SB2259 | 2017-2018 | 100th General Assembly


Completed Legislative Action
Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 11-0)
Status: Failed on January 9 2019 - 100% progression
Action: 2019-01-09 - Session Sine Die
Text: Latest bill text (Introduced) [HTML]


Amends the Illinois Income Tax Act. Creates a credit for taxpayers who (1) have an adjusted gross income of $200,000 or less and (2) are college or university students or may claim a college or university student as a dependent. Provides that the credit shall be equal to a portion of the tuition and fee expenses paid by the taxpayer during the taxable year on behalf of the qualifying student. Sets forth the amount of the credit. Effective immediately.

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2019-01-09SenateSession Sine Die
2018-05-31SenateRule 3-9(a) / Re-referred to Assignments
2018-05-15SenateRe-assigned to Revenue
2018-05-11SenateRule 2-10 Committee/3rd Reading Deadline Established As May 31, 2018
2018-05-03SenateRule 3-9(a) / Re-referred to Assignments
2018-04-27SenateRule 2-10 Committee/3rd Reading Deadline Established As May 3, 2018
2018-04-13SenateRule 2-10 Committee Deadline Established As April 27, 2018
2018-01-24SenateAssigned to Revenue
2017-12-06SenateAdded as Co-Sponsor Sen. Michael E. Hastings
2017-11-30SenateAdded as Co-Sponsor Sen. Melinda Bush
2017-11-30SenateAdded as Co-Sponsor Sen. Patricia Van Pelt
2017-11-30SenateAdded as Co-Sponsor Sen. Napoleon Harris, III
2017-11-30SenateAdded as Co-Sponsor Sen. Cristina Castro
2017-11-30SenateAdded as Co-Sponsor Sen. Jacqueline Y. Collins
2017-11-30SenateAdded as Co-Sponsor Sen. Antonio Muñoz
2017-11-29SenateAdded as Co-Sponsor Sen. Scott M. Bennett
2017-11-29SenateAdded as Chief Co-Sponsor Sen. Thomas Cullerton
2017-11-29SenateAdded as Co-Sponsor Sen. Kimberly A. Lightford
2017-11-01SenateReferred to Assignments
2017-11-01SenateFirst Reading
2017-11-01SenateFiled with Secretary by Sen. Laura M. Murphy

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