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 Bill Status of HB0592  100th General Assembly


Short Description:  PROP TX-SENIOR OCCUPANT

House Sponsors
Rep. Sam Yingling, Camille Y. Lilly and Thomas Morrison

Last Action
DateChamber Action
  3/31/2017HouseRule 19(a) / Re-referred to Rules Committee

Statutes Amended In Order of Appearance
35 ILCS 200/18-45


Synopsis As Introduced
Amends the Property Tax Code. Provides that the aggregate rate of tax imposed by all taxing districts on any parcel of residential property that, as of January 1 of the levy year, has been occupied by a qualified taxpayer as his or her principal dwelling place for a period of at least 30 years shall not exceed 5%. Provides that the term "qualified taxpayer" means a person who (i) is 65 years of age or older during the taxable year, (ii) is liable for paying real estate taxes on the property, and (iii) is an owner of record of the property or has a legal or equitable interest therein as evidenced by a written instrument, except for a leasehold interest, other than a leasehold interest of land on which a single family residence is located. Contains provisions concerning applications for the reduction. Effective immediately.

Actions 
DateChamber Action
  1/24/2017HouseFiled with the Clerk by Rep. Sam Yingling
  1/24/2017HouseFirst Reading
  1/24/2017HouseReferred to Rules Committee
  2/2/2017HouseAssigned to Revenue & Finance Committee
  2/24/2017HouseTo Property Tax Subcommittee
  2/28/2017HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Camille Y. Lilly
  3/16/2017HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Thomas Morrison
  3/31/2017HouseRule 19(a) / Re-referred to Rules Committee

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