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 Bill Status of HB6142  99th General Assembly

Short Description:  SCH CD-CHARTER SCH LIMIT

House Sponsors
Rep. Barbara Wheeler - Tom Demmer

Last Action
DateChamber Action
  1/10/2017HouseSession Sine Die

Statutes Amended In Order of Appearance
105 ILCS 5/27A-4
105 ILCS 5/27A-6

Synopsis As Introduced
Amends the Charter Schools Article of the School Code. Removes provisions providing that the total number of charter schools operating under this Article at any one time shall not exceed 120. Removes a provision limiting the number of charter schools to 70 in any city having a population exceeding 500,000. Removes a provision limiting the number of charter schools to 45 in the remainder of the State. Removes a provision providing that the State Board of Education shall assign a number to each charter submission it receives for its review and certification, based on the chronological order in which the submission is received by it.

DateChamber Action
  2/11/2016HouseFiled with the Clerk by Rep. Barbara Wheeler
  2/11/2016HouseFirst Reading
  2/11/2016HouseReferred to Rules Committee
  3/23/2016HouseAssigned to Executive Committee
  4/8/2016HouseCommittee Deadline Extended-Rule 9(b) April 22, 2016
  4/14/2016HouseDo Pass / Short Debate Executive Committee; 006-002-000
  4/14/2016HousePlaced on Calendar 2nd Reading - Short Debate
  4/14/2016HouseAdded Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. Tom Demmer
  4/15/2016HouseSecond Reading - Short Debate
  4/15/2016HouseHeld on Calendar Order of Second Reading - Short Debate
  4/22/2016HouseRule 19(a) / Re-referred to Rules Committee
  1/10/2017HouseSession Sine Die

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