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 Bill Status of HB2421  96th General Assembly


House Sponsors
Rep. Naomi D. Jakobsson - Lou Lang - Keith Farnham - Sidney H. Mathias - Fred Crespo, Robert F. Flider and Eddie Washington

Last Action
DateChamber Action
  1/11/2011HouseSession Sine Die

Statutes Amended In Order of Appearance
35 ILCS 5/218 new

Synopsis As Introduced
Amends the Illinois Income Tax Act. Allows an income tax credit for each individual taxpayer who is a teacher teaching in a school in Illinois. Provides that the amount of the credit is equal to the expenses made by the taxpayer during the taxable year to purchase instructional materials for use in the classroom, but the credit may not exceed $200. Provides that the credit may not be carried forward or back and may not reduce the taxpayer's liability to less than zero. Effective immediately.

DateChamber Action
  2/19/2009HouseFiled with the Clerk by Rep. Naomi D. Jakobsson
  2/19/2009HouseFirst Reading
  2/19/2009HouseReferred to Rules Committee
  2/20/2009HouseAdded Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. Lou Lang
  2/23/2009HouseAssigned to Revenue & Finance Committee
  2/25/2009HouseAdded Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. Keith Farnham
  2/25/2009HouseAdded Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. Sidney H. Mathias
  3/3/2009HouseAdded Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. Fred Crespo
  3/13/2009HouseRule 19(a) / Re-referred to Rules Committee
  3/16/2010HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Robert F. Flider
  4/14/2010HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Eddie Washington
  1/11/2011HouseSession Sine Die

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