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 Bill Status of HB0978  98th General Assembly

Short Description:  ATHLETIC SHOE TAX

House Sponsors
Rep. William Davis

Last Action
DateChamber Action
  12/3/2014HouseSession Sine Die

Statutes Amended In Order of Appearance
New Act
30 ILCS 105/5.826 new

Synopsis As Introduced
Creates the Athletic Shoe Retailer Tax Act. Provides that, beginning on July 1, 2013, a tax is imposed upon any person engaged in business as a retailer of athletic shoes in the State at the rate of $0.25 for each pair of athletic shoes sold in the course of such business in this State. Provides that the proceeds of the tax collected under the Act shall be deposited into the Youthbuild Support Fund. Amends the State Finance Act to create the Fund. Provides that moneys in the Youthbuild Support Fund shall be used by the Department of Human Services for the purpose of making grants to Youthbuild programs as approved under the Illinois Youthbuild Act. Effective immediately.

 State Debt Impact Note (Government Forecasting & Accountability)
 HB 978 would not change the amount of authorization for any type of State-issued or State-supported bond, and, therefore, would not affect the level of State indebtedness.

DateChamber Action
  1/28/2013HouseFiled with the Clerk by Rep. William Davis
  1/29/2013HouseFirst Reading
  1/29/2013HouseReferred to Rules Committee
  2/5/2013HouseFiscal Note Requested by Rep. William Davis
  2/5/2013HouseState Debt Impact Note Requested by Rep. William Davis
  2/6/2013HouseState Debt Impact Note Filed
  2/13/2013HouseAssigned to Revenue & Finance Committee
  3/22/2013HouseRule 19(a) / Re-referred to Rules Committee
  12/3/2014HouseSession Sine Die

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