Bill Sponsors: IL HB2517 | 2017-2018 | 100th General Assembly

Bill Title: Creates the Vacancy Fraud Act. Allows a taxing body or representative of a taxing body to file a vacancy fraud complaint with the county board of review if property is receiving vacancy relief and the property owner is not actively attempting to lease, sell, or alter the property. Sets forth factors in determining whether or not vacancy fraud has occurred. Sets forth penalties. Effective immediately.

Spectrum: Slight Partisan Bill (Democrat 2-1)

Status: (Introduced) 2017-05-15 - Added Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. Jim Durkin [HB2517 Detail]

Text: Latest bill text (Introduced) [HTML]

Sponsors

NameTypeSponsorshipDistrictFinancialEncyclopediaBiography
Representative Robert Martwick [D]PrimarySponsored BillsHD-019FollowTheMoneyBallotpediaVoteSmart
Representative James Durkin [R]CosponsorSponsored BillsHD-082FollowTheMoneyBallotpediaVoteSmart
Representative Silvana Tabares [D]CosponsorSponsored BillsHD-021FollowTheMoneyBallotpediaVoteSmart

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