Synopsis As Introduced Amends the Use Tax Act, the Service Use Tax Act, the Service Occupation Tax Act, and the Retailers' Occupation Tax Act. Provides that, beginning January 1, 2017, feminine hygiene products and incontinence products are exempt from the taxes imposed under those Acts. Provides that the Acts' automatic sunset provisions do not apply to that exemption. Effective immediately.
Senate Floor Amendment No. 1 Replaces everything after the enacting clause. Reinserts the provisions of the introduced bill with changes. Provides that the exemption applies only to menstrual pads, tampons, and menstrual cups (in the introduced bill, the exemption applies to additional feminine hygiene products and incontinence products). Effective immediately.
House Committee Amendment No. 1 Removes provisions from the engrossed bill providing that the exemption for menstrual pads, tampons, and menstrual cups is exempt from the Acts' automatic sunset provisions.