Bill Status of HB5521  98th General Assembly


House Sponsors
Rep. Michael J. Zalewski

Last Action
DateChamber Action
  12/3/2014HouseSession Sine Die

Statutes Amended In Order of Appearance
35 ILCS 200/9-275

Synopsis As Introduced
Amends the Property Tax Code. In a Section concerning erroneous homestead exemptions, provides for the collection of and imposes penalties and interest on the erroneous exemption principal amount (instead of the back taxes due and owing). Defines "erroneous exemption principal amount" as the total amount of property tax principal that would have been billed to a property index number but for the erroneous homestead exemption or exemptions a taxpayer received. Makes changes concerning the collection and distribution of the erroneous exemption principal amount, penalties, and interest, to provide that the county treasurer shall collect and distribute those proceeds. Makes other changes.

DateChamber Action
  2/13/2014HouseFiled with the Clerk by Rep. Michael J. Zalewski
  2/13/2014HouseFirst Reading
  2/13/2014HouseReferred to Rules Committee
  2/24/2014HouseAssigned to Revenue & Finance Committee
  2/27/2014HouseTo Property Tax Subcommittee
  3/28/2014HouseRule 19(a) / Re-referred to Rules Committee
  12/3/2014HouseSession Sine Die