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 Bill Status of HB4398  95th General Assembly


House Sponsors
Rep. Dennis M. Reboletti - Harry R. Ramey, Jr. - Franco Coladipietro, Sandy Cole, Jil Tracy, Patricia R. Bellock, Sidney H. Mathias, Robert F. Flider, Daniel V. Beiser, Jack D. Franks, Linda Chapa LaVia, Fred Crespo, Elizabeth Hernandez and Edward J. Acevedo

Last Action
DateChamber Action
  1/13/2009HouseSession 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 50% of the eligible classroom expenses made by the taxpayer during the taxable year, but the credit may not exceed $500. Defines "eligible classroom expenses" as the aggregate amount of nonreimbursed classroom expenses made by the taxpayer during the taxable year less $250. 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
  1/11/2008HouseFiled with the Clerk by Rep. Dennis M. Reboletti
  1/11/2008HouseFirst Reading
  1/11/2008HouseReferred to Rules Committee
  1/17/2008HouseAdded Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. Harry R. Ramey, Jr.
  1/17/2008HouseAdded Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. Franco Coladipietro
  2/14/2008HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Sandy Cole
  2/14/2008HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Jil Tracy
  2/14/2008HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Patricia R. Bellock
  2/21/2008HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Sidney H. Mathias
  2/27/2008HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Robert F. Flider
  2/27/2008HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Daniel V. Beiser
  2/27/2008HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Jack D. Franks
  3/3/2008HouseAssigned to Revenue Committee
  3/6/2008HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Linda Chapa LaVia
  3/6/2008HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Fred Crespo
  3/14/2008HouseRule 19(a) / Re-referred to Rules Committee
  3/17/2008HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Elizabeth Hernandez
  4/8/2008HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Edward J. Acevedo
  1/13/2009HouseSession Sine Die

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