Bill Status of HJRCA0016 100th General Assembly
Short Description: CONAMEND-BALANCED BUDGET
Rep. Mark Batinick, Grant Wehrli, Avery Bourne, Nick Sauer, Allen Skillicorn and Thomas Morrison
| 1/8/2019||House||Session Sine Die|
Synopsis As Introduced
Proposes to amend the Finance Article of the Illinois Constitution relating to balanced budgets. Provides that the State budget shall be based on estimated revenue (now funds), defines "revenue". Provides that, except for deficiency or emergency appropriations, appropriations are expendable only during the fiscal year for which they were appropriated. Provides that the General Assembly by law may establish an extended period to pay lapsed appropriations, not to exceed six months beyond the end of the fiscal year.