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 Bill Status of HB6319  95th General Assembly

Short Description:  USE/OCC TX-TAX HOLIDAY

House Sponsors
Rep. Rosemary Mulligan - Ruth Munson - Ronald A. Wait - Dennis M. Reboletti - Sidney H. Mathias and Harry R. Ramey, Jr.

Last Action
DateChamber Action
  1/13/2009HouseSession Sine Die

Statutes Amended In Order of Appearance
35 ILCS 105/3b new
35 ILCS 120/2-75 new

Synopsis As Introduced
Amends the Use Tax Act and the Retailers' Occupation Tax Act. Provides that no tax is imposed under the Acts upon the use or purchase of (i) tangible personal property that is purchased in its original package for a selling price of $600 or less or (ii) tangible personal property that qualifies as an "Energy Star" product under the federal Energy Star Program to the extent of the first $600 of value if that property is purchased during a tax holiday. Defines "tax-holiday" as the period from 12:01 a.m. on May 23, 2008 through midnight of May 26, 2008. Sets forth criteria for transactions to qualify for the exemption. Effective immediately.

DateChamber Action
  3/14/2008HouseFiled with the Clerk by Rep. Rosemary Mulligan
  3/14/2008HouseChief Co-Sponsor Rep. Ruth Munson
  3/14/2008HouseChief Co-Sponsor Rep. Ronald A. Wait
  3/14/2008HouseChief Co-Sponsor Rep. Dennis M. Reboletti
  3/14/2008HouseChief Co-Sponsor Rep. Sidney H. Mathias
  3/14/2008HouseCo-Sponsor Rep. Harry R. Ramey, Jr.
  3/18/2008HouseFirst Reading
  3/18/2008HouseReferred to Rules Committee
  4/15/2008HouseMotion Filed to Discharge Committee Rep. Rosemary Mulligan
  4/15/2008HouseRep. Barbara Flynn Currie Objects to Motion to Discharge Committee
  4/15/2008HouseChair Ruled Motion is Out of Order
  4/15/2008HouseMotion Discharge Committee Lost
  4/15/2008HouseAppeal Ruling of Chair Rep. Rosemary Mulligan
  4/15/2008HouseShall the Chair be Sustained
  4/15/2008HouseMotion to Sustain the Chair - Prevailed 061-048-000
  1/13/2009HouseSession Sine Die

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