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 Bill Status of HB1940  95th General Assembly


House Sponsors
Rep. Suzanne Bassi - William Davis - Paul D. Froehlich - Linda Chapa LaVia - Sandra M. Pihos, Al Riley, Esther Golar, Joseph M. Lyons and Patricia R. Bellock

Senate Sponsors
(Sen. J. Bradley Burzynski - Edward D. Maloney)

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

Statutes Amended In Order of Appearance
105 ILCS 5/27-3from Ch. 122, par. 27-3
30 ILCS 805/8.31 new

Synopsis As Introduced
Amends the School Code. In a Section requiring patriotism and the principles of representative government to be taught, provides that instruction shall have a primary focus on how government functions and the impact government has on the daily lives of U.S. citizens and residents. Amends the State Mandates Act to require implementation without reimbursement.

DateChamber Action
  2/23/2007HouseFiled with the Clerk by Rep. Suzanne Bassi
  2/23/2007HouseChief Co-Sponsor Rep. William Davis
  2/23/2007HouseFirst Reading
  2/23/2007HouseReferred to Rules Committee
  2/27/2007HouseAssigned to Elementary & Secondary Education Committee
  2/28/2007HouseAdded Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. Paul D. Froehlich
  3/14/2007HouseDo Pass / Short Debate Elementary & Secondary Education Committee; 020-000-000
  3/14/2007HousePlaced on Calendar 2nd Reading - Short Debate
  3/14/2007HouseAdded Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. Linda Chapa LaVia
  3/27/2007HouseSecond Reading - Short Debate
  3/27/2007HousePlaced on Calendar Order of 3rd Reading - Short Debate
  3/28/2007HouseAdded Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. Sandra M. Pihos
  3/28/2007HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Al Riley
  3/28/2007HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Esther Golar
  3/28/2007HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Joseph M. Lyons
  3/28/2007HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Patricia R. Bellock
  3/28/2007HouseRemoved from Short Debate Status
  3/28/2007HousePlaced on Calendar Order of 3rd Reading - Standard Debate
  3/28/2007HouseThird Reading - Standard Debate - Passed 112-002-001
  3/29/2007SenateArrive in Senate
  3/29/2007SenatePlaced on Calendar Order of First Reading March 30, 2007
  4/19/2007SenateChief Senate Sponsor Sen. J. Bradley Burzynski
  4/20/2007SenateAdded as Alternate Chief Co-Sponsor Sen. Edward D. Maloney
  4/20/2007SenateFirst Reading
  4/20/2007SenateReferred to Rules
  5/3/2007SenateAssigned to Education
  5/10/2007SenateHeld in Education
  5/11/2007SenateRule 3-9(a) / Re-referred to Rules
  5/15/2008SenateRule 2-10 Committee Deadline Established As May 22, 2008; Substantive House Bills Out of Committee
  1/13/2009HouseSession Sine Die

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