State of Illinois
2013 and 2014


Introduced 2/13/2013, by Sen. Linda Holmes


35 ILCS 200/6-15

    Amends the Property Tax Code. Provides that no more than 2 members of an appointed board of review may be affiliated with the same political party (now, the board consists of 2 members who are affiliated with the political party that receives the highest vote for any county office in the county, and one member who is affiliated with the party that receives the second highest vote for the same office). Effective immediately.

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1    AN ACT concerning revenue.
2    Be it enacted by the People of the State of Illinois,
3represented in the General Assembly:
4    Section 5. The Property Tax Code is amended by changing
5Section 6-15 as follows:
6    (35 ILCS 200/6-15)
7    Sec. 6-15. Political makeup and compensation. No more than
82 members of a The board of review appointed under Section 6-5
9shall be consist of 2 members affiliated with the same
10political party polling the highest vote for any county office
11in the county, and one member of the party polling the second
12highest vote for the same county office at the last general
13election prior to any appointment made under this Section. Each
14member of the board of review shall receive an annual salary to
15be fixed by the county board and paid out of the county
17(Source: P.A. 86-905; 87-1189; 88-455.)
18    Section 99. Effective date. This Act takes effect upon
19becoming law.