91st General Assembly
Summary of SB0432
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Short description: 
UTIL TAX-EXEMPT SENIOR CITIZEN                                             

Synopsis of Bill as introduced:
        Amends the Gas Revenue Tax Act, the Telecommunications Excise Tax      
   Act, and the Electricity Excise Tax Law to exempt senior citizens from      
   the taxes imposed under these Acts.  Excepts the exemptions  from  the      
   Acts'  sunset  requirements.   Amends the municipal telecommunications      
   and utility taxes of the Illinois Municipal Code and amends the Public      
   Utilities Act to exempt  senior  citizens  from  liability  for  these      
   taxes.    Deletes   the   current   provisions  that  merely  allow  a      
   municipality to reduce or eliminate  the  telecommunications  tax  for      
   senior   citizens.   Amends   the   State   Mandates  Act  to  require      
   implementation without reimbursement.  Preempts home rule.   Effective      
Last action on Bill: SESSION SINE DIE

   Last action date: 01-01-09

           Location: Senate

 Amendments to Bill: AMENDMENTS ADOPTED: HOUSE -   0     SENATE -   0


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