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 Bill Status of SB1955  95th General Assembly


Senate Sponsors
Sen. Kimberly A. Lightford - John M. Sullivan

House Sponsors
(Rep. Robert W. Pritchard)

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

Statutes Amended In Order of Appearance
30 ILCS 105/8afrom Ch. 127, par. 144a
105 ILCS 5/18-11from Ch. 122, par. 18-11

Synopsis As Introduced
Amends the State Finance Act and the School Code. Provides that on or before the 11th and 21st days of each of the months of August through the following June (instead of July), the State Treasurer and the State Comptroller shall transfer from the General Revenue Fund to the Common School Fund and Education Assistance Fund 1/22 (instead of 1/24) of the amount appropriated to the State Board of Education for distribution to all school districts from those Funds. With respect to payments from the Common School Fund, provides that as soon as may be after the 10th and 20th days of each of the months of August through the following June (instead of July), the State Comptroller shall draw his or her warrants upon the State Treasurer as directed by the State Board of Education in an amount equal to 1/22 (instead of 1/24) of the total amount to be distributed to school districts for the fiscal year. Effective July 1, 2008.

DateChamber Action
  2/7/2008SenateFiled with Secretary by Sen. Kimberly A. Lightford
  2/7/2008SenateFirst Reading
  2/7/2008SenateReferred to Rules
  2/14/2008SenateAssigned to Education
  2/28/2008SenateDo Pass Education; 010-000-000
  2/28/2008SenatePlaced on Calendar Order of 2nd Reading March 5, 2008
  3/6/2008SenateSecond Reading
  3/6/2008SenatePlaced on Calendar Order of 3rd Reading March 11, 2008
  4/8/2008SenateAdded as Chief Co-Sponsor Sen. John M. Sullivan
  4/8/2008SenateThird Reading - Passed; 056-000-000
  4/8/2008HouseArrived in House
  4/8/2008HousePlaced on Calendar Order of First Reading
  4/8/2008HouseChief House Sponsor Rep. Robert W. Pritchard
  4/8/2008HouseFirst Reading
  4/8/2008HouseReferred to Rules Committee
  1/13/2009SenateSession Sine Die

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