Bill Status of SB2131 94th General Assembly
Short Description: UTILITIES-LOCAL TAX AUDITS
Sen. Pamela J. Althoff
| 1/9/2007||Senate||Session Sine Die|
Statutes Amended In Order of Appearance
Synopsis As Introduced
Amends the Simplified Municipal Telecommunications Tax Act, the Electricity Infrastructure Maintenance Fee Law, and the Illinois Municipal Code. Authorizes municipalities that impose certain taxes or fees on or collected by public utilities to conduct audits of those utilities to determine the accuracy of the taxes or fees paid to the municipality. Sets forth procedures under which a municipality may collect information from a public utility that is necessary to perform an audit. Sets forth procedures concerning the audit findings, liability for errors, penalties, confidentiality, and exemptions. Amends the Freedom of Information Act to exempt information provided by a public utility to a municipality in the course of an audit from the Act's inspection requirements. Effective immediately.
|Date||Chamber|| Action|| 10/19/2005||Senate||Filed with Secretary by Sen. Pamela J. Althoff|| 10/19/2005||Senate||First Reading|| 10/19/2005||Senate||Referred to Rules|| 1/9/2007||Senate||Session Sine Die|