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 Bill Status of SB1487  103rd General Assembly


Short Description:  SCH CD-EDUCATOR LICENSE-ENDORS

Senate Sponsors
Sen. Sally J. Turner - Doris Turner

Last Action
DateChamber Action
  1/10/2024SenateRe-assigned to Education

Statutes Amended In Order of Appearance
105 ILCS 5/21B-20


Synopsis As Introduced
Amends the Educator Licensure Article of the School Code. Provides that a specialized educator endorsement on an Educator License with Stipulations may be issued to an applicant who is employed in a teaching position at an accredited institution of higher education in this State that has officially announced its intent to cease all academic programming at the time the announcement was officially made or was employed in a teaching position at an accredited institution of higher education in this State that has ceased all academic programming within 5 years prior to or on or after the effective date of the amendatory Act and who, at the time of applying for the endorsement, meets specified criteria. Provides that the specialized educator endorsement is valid until June 30 immediately following 5 years of the endorsement being issued and may be renewed. Provides that the holder of a specialized educator endorsement shall be permitted to teach in the content area in which he or she previously taught at the accredited institution of higher education. Effective immediately.

Actions 
DateChamber Action
  2/7/2023SenateFiled with Secretary by Sen. Sally J. Turner
  2/7/2023SenateFirst Reading
  2/7/2023SenateReferred to Assignments
  2/14/2023SenateAssigned to Education
  2/22/2023SenateAdded as Chief Co-Sponsor Sen. Doris Turner
  3/8/2023SenatePostponed - Education
  3/10/2023SenateRule 3-9(a) / Re-referred to Assignments
  1/10/2024SenateRe-assigned to Education

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