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 Bill Status of HB1279  98th General Assembly


House Sponsors
Rep. Darlene J. Senger

Last Action
DateChamber Action
  12/3/2014HouseSession Sine Die

Statutes Amended In Order of Appearance
105 ILCS 5/12-11.5from Ch. 122, par. 12-11.5
105 ILCS 5/29-2from Ch. 122, par. 29-2
105 ILCS 5/29-3from Ch. 122, par. 29-3
105 ILCS 5/29-4from Ch. 122, par. 29-4
105 ILCS 5/29-5from Ch. 122, par. 29-5
105 ILCS 5/29-5.2from Ch. 122, par. 29-5.2

Synopsis As Introduced
Amends the Transportation Article of the School Code. Provides that a school board shall provide free transportation for pupils residing at a distance of 2 miles (instead of one and one-half miles) or more from school. Makes related changes in provisions concerning non-high school districts, the transportation of pupils less than that distance from school, pupils attending a charter school or nonpublic school, reimbursement by the State for transportation, and reimbursement of a custodian of a qualifying pupil for transportation expenses paid by the custodian. Effective July 1, 2013.

DateChamber Action
  2/5/2013HouseFiled with the Clerk by Rep. Darlene J. Senger
  2/5/2013HouseFirst Reading
  2/5/2013HouseReferred to Rules Committee
  2/13/2013HouseAssigned to Elementary & Secondary Education Committee
  3/22/2013HouseRule 19(a) / Re-referred to Rules Committee
  12/3/2014HouseSession Sine Die

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