IL HB2581 | 2019-2020 | 101st General Assembly


Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 7-0)
Status: Introduced on February 13 2019 - 25% progression
Action: 2019-07-02 - Added Co-Sponsor Rep. Camille Y. Lilly
Pending: House Rules Committee
Text: Latest bill text (Introduced) [HTML]


Amends the Property Tax Code. Provides that, in counties with 3,000,000 or more inhabitants, a taxpayer who has been granted a senior citizens homestead exemption need not reapply for the exemption. Provides that the county assessor shall establish procedures with the county recorder of deeds or the county clerk, as applicable, to determine whether a person who has been granted a senior citizens homestead exemption has conveyed ownership of the property or is deceased. Provides that, if the person has conveyed ownership of the property or is deceased, then the county assessor shall mail notice to the new owner of the property stating that (i) the exemption will be removed from the property and (ii) the new property owner may reapply for the exemption if the property becomes qualified.

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2019-07-02HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Camille Y. Lilly
2019-06-05HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Yehiel M. Kalish
2019-06-05HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Marcus C. Evans, Jr.
2019-06-05HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. John C. D'Amico
2019-06-05HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Celina Villanueva
2019-05-23HouseAdded Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. Nicholas K. Smith
2019-03-29HouseRule 19(a) / Re-referred to Rules Committee
2019-03-06HouseTo Property Tax Subcommittee
2019-02-26HouseAssigned to Revenue & Finance Committee
2019-02-13HouseReferred to Rules Committee
2019-02-13HouseFirst Reading
2019-02-13HouseFiled with the Clerk by Rep. Michael J. Zalewski

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ChapterArticleSectionCitation TypeStatute Text
3520015-170Amended CodeCitation Text

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