Synopsis As Introduced Amends the School Code. Provides that if, during any school day, a school district closes a school building that poses a hazardous threat to the health and safety of pupils prior to providing the minimum hours of instruction required for a full day of attendance, then that day may be counted as a full day of attendance. Makes related changes. Effective July 1, 2008.
House Committee Amendment No. 1 Deletes everything after the enacting clause. Amends the School Code. Provides that if a school district closes one or more recognized school buildings due to a condition beyond the control of the district prior to providing any instruction, then the district may claim a full day of attendance for a maximum of 2 school days based on the average of the 3 prior school days of attendance immediately preceding the closure of the school building. Effective July 1, 2008.