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Full Text of SB0737  96th General Assembly


Sen. Terry Link

Filed: 12/1/2010





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2    AMENDMENT NO. ______. Amend Senate Bill 737, AS AMENDED,
3with reference to page and line numbers of Senate Amendment No.
41 as follows:
5on page 27, line 16, after "bonds.", by inserting "This
6prohibition shall also apply to a company or firm that employs
7a person holding an elective office in this State, holding a
8seat in the General Assembly, or serving as a board member,
9trustee, officer, or employee of the Authority, including the
10spouse of that person, if the person or his or her spouse has
11greater than 7.5% ownership of the company or firm."; and
12on page 211, line 7, after "paid", by inserting "as follows:
130.33 1/3%"; and
14on page 215, line 18, by replacing "Horse" with "Illinois
15Horse"; and



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1on page 215, line 18, after "1975", by inserting "is
2authorized"; and
3on page 218, line 13, by deleting "land-based"; and
4on page 253, line 2, by replacing "Additionally, the" with
5"The"; and
6on page 253, line 13, by deleting "from a home dock"; and
7on page 254, lines 15 through 16, by replacing "amount for
8which privilege tax was paid under subsection (a-5) of Section
913 of this Act" with "adjusted gross receipts"; and
10on page 255, line 10, after "Act", by inserting "and issued
11prior to the effective date of this amendatory Act of the 96th
12General Assembly"; and
13on page 255, lines 14 through 16, by replacing "amount for
14which privilege tax was paid under subsection (a-5) of Section
1513 of this Act" with "adjusted gross receipts"; and
16on page 256, lines 11 through 12 and lines 16 through 17, by
17replacing "of a license issued pursuant to Section 7.1 of this
18Act" each time it appears with "subject to this subsection



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1(e)"; and
2on page 257, by replacing lines 18 through 21 with "2,000 for
3any such owners license. The initial fee for each gaming
4position obtained on or after the effective date of this
5amendatory Act of the 96th General Assembly shall be $12,500
6for licensees not located in Cook County and $25,000 for
7licensees located in Cook County, in addition to the
8reconciliation payment, as set forth in (e-12), (e-16), or
9(h-5). A licensee may operate"; and
10on page 257, lines 25 through 26, by deleting "The initial fee
11for each gaming position obtained on or after January 1, 2013
12shall be $12,500 for"; and
13on page 258, lines 1 through 2, by deleting "licensees not
14located in Cook County and $25,000 for licensees located in
15Cook County"; and
16on page 258, line 2, by replacing "1,200." with "1,200."; and
17on page 258, lines 8 through 9, by replacing "that are in
18addition to the initial positions that were purchased" with "on
19or after the effective date of this amendatory Act of the 96th
20General Assembly"; and



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1on page 258, line 13, after "(h).", by inserting "These initial
2fees shall be deposited into the Gaming Facilities Fee Revenue
3Fund."; and
4on page 258, line 20, by replacing "(i) the average" with "(i)
5the"; and
6on page 258, line 22, by deleting "for each gaming position";
8on page 258, line 22, by deleting "average"; and
9on page 258, line 23, by deleting "each gaming position in";
11on page 258, line 25, by replacing "multiplied" with "divided";
13on page 259, by replacing lines 7 and 8 with "determined by the
14Board. These reconciliation payments shall be deposited into
15the Capital Projects Fund."; and
16on page 259, line 9, by replacing "obtained" with "purchased";
18on page 259, by replacing line 10 with "owner as of January 1,



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12016 shall be forfeited and retained by the Board and shall be
2offered in"; and
3on page 266, line 15, by replacing "(h)" with "(i)"; and
4on page 267, line 8, immediately after "Fund", by inserting ",
5except for the reconciliation payments that are governed by
6subsection (i) of this Section"; and
7on page 268, line 22, after "remodeling", by inserting "or
8relocation"; and
9on page 282, by replacing line 20 with "authorized under this
10Section is , subject to the"; and
11on page 291, line 13, by replacing "or" with "on"; and
12on page 292, line 1, by replacing "the $1" with "$1"; and
13on page 292, immediately below line 4, by inserting the
15    "From the tax imposed under this subsection (c-5) on an
16electronic gaming facility that is located in an unincorporated
17area of Cook County and has been awarded standardbred racing
18dates during 2010 by the Illinois Racing Board, $1 for each
19person who enters the electronic gaming facility shall be



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1distributed as follows, subject to appropriation: $0.50 to the
2Village of Melrose Park and $0.50 to Cook County."; and
3on page 297, by deleting line 26; and
4on page 298, by deleting lines 1 through 8; and
5on page 298, by replacing lines 9 through 16 with the
7    "From the effective date of this amendatory Act of the 96th
8General Assembly until June 30, 2015, an owners licensee that
9(i) is located within 15 miles of the Missouri border and (ii)
10has at least 3 riverboats, casinos, or their equivalent within
11a 45-mile radius, may be authorized to relocate to a new
12location with the approval of the unit of local government that
13was designated as the home dock of the riverboat on January 1,
142010 and with Board approval and shall receive a
15dollar-for-dollar credit by the Board for any renovation or
16construction costs paid by the owners licensee, but in no event
17shall the credit exceed $2,000,000."; and
18on page 300, by replacing lines 5 through 8 with the following:
19    "(a-7) From January 1, 2013 until January 1, 2016, if the
20total obligation imposed pursuant to either subsection (a-5) or
21(a-6) will result in an owners licensee receiving less
22after-tax adjusted gross receipts than it received in calendar



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1year 2012, then the"; and
2on page 304, line 9, by deleting "or the City of Collinsville";
4on page 304, by replacing lines 13 through 19 with the
6"facility is located, except as otherwise provided in this
7Section. From the tax revenue deposited in the State Gaming
8Fund under this Section, an amount equal to 3% of adjusted
9gross receipts generated by each electronic gaming facility
10that is located in an unincorporated area of Cook County and
11has been awarded standardbred racing dates during 2010 by the
12Illinois Racing Board shall be paid monthly, subject to
13appropriation by the General Assembly, as follows: 50% to the
14Village of Melrose Park and 50% to Cook County. From the tax";
16on page 304, line 22, by replacing "each" with "an"; and
17on page 304, immediately below line 26, by inserting the
19    "From the tax revenue deposited in the State Gaming Fund
20under this Section, an amount equal to 3% of adjusted gross
21receipts generated by an electronic gaming facility located in
22the City of Collinsville shall be paid monthly, subject to



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1appropriation by the General Assembly, as follows: 45% to the
2City of Alton, 45% to the City of East St. Louis, and 10% to the
3City of Collinsville."; and
4on page 305, by replacing lines 4 through 8 with "(i) 1% of
5adjusted"; and
6on page 305, line 12, by replacing "(iii)" with "(ii)".