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 Bill Status of HB5889  96th General Assembly


House Sponsors
Rep. Sandra M. Pihos - Suzanne Bassi - Renée Kosel - Roger L. Eddy

Last Action
DateChamber Action
  1/11/2011HouseSession Sine Die

Statutes Amended In Order of Appearance
105 ILCS 5/10-22.20d new

Synopsis As Introduced
Amends the School Code. Provides that beginning July 1, 2010, school districts are not required to implement instructional mandates in the public schools. Provides that school districts shall be required to teach students to the standards required under specified provisions of the Code. Effective July 1, 2010.

House Committee Amendment No. 1
Deletes reference to:
105 ILCS 5/10-22.20d new
Adds reference to:
105 ILCS 5/27-2.5 new

Deletes everything after the enacting clause. Amends the School Code. Allows a school board to discontinue, by publicly adopted resolution, any instructional mandate in the Courses of Study Article of the School Code for which the school district does not receive a separate State appropriation through the State Board of Education or reimbursement by the State to extend the school day or year (with exceptions). Provides that if a student requests information on any instructional mandate that has been discontinued, then the school district shall provide the student with the requested information. Effective immediately.

DateChamber Action
  2/10/2010HouseFiled with the Clerk by Rep. Sandra M. Pihos
  2/10/2010HouseChief Co-Sponsor Rep. Suzanne Bassi
  2/10/2010HouseAdded Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. Renée Kosel
  2/10/2010HouseAdded Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. Roger L. Eddy
  2/10/2010HouseFirst Reading
  2/10/2010HouseReferred to Rules Committee
  2/16/2010HouseAssigned to Elementary & Secondary Education Committee
  3/10/2010HouseHouse Committee Amendment No. 1 Filed with Clerk by Elementary & Secondary Education Committee
  3/10/2010HouseHouse Committee Amendment No. 1 Adopted in Elementary & Secondary Education Committee; by Voice Vote
  3/10/2010HouseRecommends Do Pass as Amended Subcommittee/ Elementary & Secondary Education Committee; 003-002-000
  3/10/2010HouseRemains in Elementary & Secondary Education Committee
  3/11/2010HouseMotion Do Pass as Amended - Lost Elementary & Secondary Education Committee; 007-010-000
  3/11/2010HouseRemains in Elementary & Secondary Education Committee
  3/15/2010HouseRule 19(a) / Re-referred to Rules Committee
  1/11/2011HouseSession Sine Die

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