Bill Status of HB0023  95th General Assembly


House Sponsors
Rep. Lou Lang - Paul D. Froehlich - Elaine Nekritz - Sidney H. Mathias, John A. Fritchey, Robert S. Molaro, Harry Osterman, Greg Harris and Sara Feigenholtz

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

Statutes Amended In Order of Appearance
35 ILCS 200/15-176
30 ILCS 805/8.31 new

Synopsis As Introduced
Amends the Property Tax Code. In a Section concerning the alternative general homestead exemption, extends the alternative exemption by an additional 3 years. Provides that, to subject itself to the provisions of the alternative general homestead exemption, a county, if it has not previously done so, must adopt an ordinance to that effect within 6 months after the effective date of this amendatory Act. Provides that Cook County may elect, by an ordinance adopted within 6 months after the effective date of this amendatory Act, to extend the application of the alternative general homestead exemption for 3 additional assessment years. Provides that the maximum amount of the exemption is $60,000 if the general assessment year for the property is 2006 or later. Provides that the base year for counties other than Cook County is the 2005 or 2006 tax year. Makes other changes. Amends the State Mandates Act to require implementation without reimbursement. Effective immediately.

DateChamber Action
  12/5/2006HousePrefiled with Clerk by Rep. Lou Lang
  12/15/2006HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. John A. Fritchey
  1/19/2007HouseFirst Reading
  1/19/2007HouseReferred to Rules Committee
  1/31/2007HouseAssigned to Revenue Committee
  2/6/2007HouseAdded Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. Paul D. Froehlich
  2/6/2007HouseAdded Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. Elaine Nekritz
  2/6/2007HouseAdded Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. Sidney H. Mathias
  2/7/2007HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Robert S. Molaro
  2/7/2007HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Harry Osterman
  2/7/2007HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Greg Harris
  3/14/2007HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Sara Feigenholtz
  3/23/2007HouseRule 19(a) / Re-referred to Rules Committee
  1/13/2009HouseSession Sine Die