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 Bill Status of SJRCA0016  100th General Assembly


Short Description:  CONAMEND-INCOME TAX RATES

Senate Sponsors
Sen. Daniel Biss - Don Harmon - Toi W. Hutchinson - Kwame Raoul - Jacqueline Y. Collins

Last Action
DateChamber Action
  5/23/2017SenatePlaced on Calendar Order of 2nd Reading May 23, 2017; Constitutional Amendments
 
ILCON Art. IX, Sec. 3 


Synopsis As Introduced
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.

Actions 
DateChamber Action
  5/23/2017SenateFiled with Secretary
  5/23/2017SenateReferred to Assignments
  5/23/2017SenateAdded as Chief Co-Sponsor Sen. Don Harmon
  5/23/2017SenateAdded as Chief Co-Sponsor Sen. Toi W. Hutchinson
  5/23/2017SenateApproved for Consideration Assignments
  5/23/2017SenatePlaced on Calendar Order of First Reading May 23, 2017; Constitutional Amendments
  5/23/2017SenateRead in Full a First Time
  5/23/2017SenatePlaced on Calendar Order of 2nd Reading May 23, 2017; Constitutional Amendments
  5/23/2017SenateAdded as Chief Co-Sponsor Sen. Kwame Raoul
  5/23/2017SenateAdded as Chief Co-Sponsor Sen. Jacqueline Y. Collins

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