Sen. Antonio Munoz

Filed: 3/23/2007





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2     AMENDMENT NO. ______. Amend Senate Bill 841 by replacing
3 everything after the enacting clause with the following:
4     "Section 5. The School Code is amended by adding Section
5 2-3.142 as follows:
6     (105 ILCS 5/2-3.142 new)
7     Sec. 2-3.142. AP exam fee waiver program. The State Board
8 of Education shall create a program in public schools where at
9 least 40% of students qualify for free or reduced-price lunches
10 whereby fees charged by the College Board for Advanced
11 Placement exams are waived by the school, but paid for by the
12 State, for those students who do not qualify for a fee waiver
13 provided by federal funds or the College Board.".