Today is March 30, 2015

Protect Local Government Distributive Fund

FY2015 Budget Fix Signed Into Law
Published from Legislative on Thursday March 26, 2015
The Governor and Legislative Leaders struck a deal to close a $1.6 billion hole in the FY2015 state budget. Two budget bills were approved by the General Assembly and promptly signed into law by the Governor. Local government shared income tax revenue (LGDF) was fully protected. More

Supplemental Report: Local Gov't Consolidation & Unfunded Mandates Task Force
Published from Legislative on Friday March 20, 2015
The Illinois Municipal League has prepared this supplemental report with the intent of identifying legislation introduced in 2015 (current 99th General Assembly) that would impose additional mandates onto municipal governments. More

Governor Names Members of Local Government Unfunded Mandates Task Force
Published from Legislative on Monday March 16, 2015
Governor Bruce Rauner announced the members of the newly created Local Government Consolidation and Unfunded Mandates Task Force. More

Oppose LGDF Reductions
Published from Legislative on Wednesday February 25, 2015
Governor Rauner has proposed a 50% reduction in the municipal share of the state income tax (LGDF). Use this link to contact state officials to protect these funds. More

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