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 Bill Status of HB4222  102nd General Assembly

Short Description:  SCH CD-DRESS CODE POLICY

House Sponsors
Rep. Aaron M. Ortiz

Last Action
DateChamber Action
  1/10/2023HouseSession Sine Die

Statutes Amended In Order of Appearance
105 ILCS 5/10-22.25bfrom Ch. 122, par. 10-22.25b
105 ILCS 5/34-2.3from Ch. 122, par. 34-2.3

Synopsis As Introduced
Amends the School Code. Provides that a school uniform or dress code policy adopted by a school board or local school council shall not prohibit the right of a student to wear or accessorize graduation attire with items associated with the student's cultural or ethnic identity or any protected characteristic or category identified in the Illinois Human Rights Act. Provides that the items used to accessorize graduation attire may include, but are not limited to, flags, pins, or any other relevant item. Effective immediately.

DateChamber Action
  11/17/2021HouseFiled with the Clerk by Rep. Aaron M. Ortiz
  1/5/2022HouseFirst Reading
  1/5/2022HouseReferred to Rules Committee
  1/10/2023HouseSession Sine Die

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