IL SJRCA0001 | 2017-2018 | 100th General Assembly


Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 9-0)
Status: Introduced on January 11 2017 - 25% progression
Action: 2017-04-13 - Added as Co-Sponsor Sen. Heather A. Steans
Text: Latest bill text (Introduced) [HTML]


Proposes to amend the Revenue Article of the Illinois Constitution. Removes a provision that provides that a tax on income shall be measured at a non-graduated rate. Provides that there may be one tax on the income of individuals and corporations (currently, there may be no more than one income tax imposed on individuals and one income tax imposed on corporations, and the rate of tax imposed upon corporations shall not exceed the rate imposed on individuals by more than a ratio of 8 to 5). Provides that the income tax may be a fair tax where lower rates apply to lower income levels and higher rates apply to higher income levels. Provides that no government other than the State may impose a tax on or measured by income. Effective upon being declared adopted.

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2017-04-13SenateAdded as Co-Sponsor Sen. Heather A. Steans
2017-04-06SenatePostponed - Executive
2017-03-29SenatePostponed - Executive
2017-03-09SenatePostponed - Executive
2017-03-01SenatePostponed - Executive
2017-02-09SenatePostponed - Executive
2017-02-08SenateAdded as Co-Sponsor Sen. Pat McGuire
2017-02-08SenateAdded as Co-Sponsor Sen. David Koehler
2017-02-08SenateAdded as Co-Sponsor Sen. Michael E. Hastings
2017-02-08SenateAdded as Chief Co-Sponsor Sen. Iris Y. Martinez
2017-02-08SenateAdded as Chief Co-Sponsor Sen. Andy Manar
2017-02-07SenateAdded as Chief Co-Sponsor Sen. Daniel Biss
2017-02-07SenateAdded as Chief Co-Sponsor Sen. Kwame Raoul
2017-02-01SenateAssigned to Executive
2017-01-11SenateReferred to Assignments
2017-01-11SenateFiled with Secretary

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