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 Bill Status of HJRCA0028  100th General Assembly

Short Description:  REVENUE-EDUCATION

House Sponsors
Rep. Thaddeus Jones

Last Action
DateChamber Action
  2/10/2017HouseReferred to Rules Committee
ILCON Art. IX, Sec. 11 new 

Synopsis As Introduced
Proposes to amend the Revenue Article of the Illinois Constitution. Provides that an additional income tax shall be imposed on individuals in an amount equal to 4.75% of the portion of the individual's income that is greater than $650,000 for the taxable year. Provides that all revenue collected pursuant to this Section shall be distributed equally between: (i) the Illinois Criminal Justice Information Authority, to implement crime free zones directly or by grant; (ii) the Department of State Police, to hire retired police officers to work in crime free zones as community liaisons; and (iii) the Department of Commerce and Economic Opportunity, to invest in businesses and enhance employment opportunities in neighborhoods where 50% or more of the population are at or below the Federal Poverty Level. Effective upon being declared adopted.

DateChamber Action
  2/10/2017HouseFiled with the Clerk by Rep. Thaddeus Jones
  2/10/2017HouseRead in Full a First Time
  2/10/2017HouseReferred to Rules Committee

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