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 Bill Status of SB2279  99th General Assembly


Senate Sponsors
Sen. Napoleon Harris, III - Mattie Hunter - Jacqueline Y. Collins - Kimberly A. Lightford - Patricia Van Pelt, Scott M. Bennett and Emil Jones, III

House Sponsors
(Rep. Peter Breen - William Davis)

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

Statutes Amended In Order of Appearance
110 ILCS 10/1from Ch. 144, par. 225
110 ILCS 10/2.5 new

Synopsis As Introduced
Amends the Campus Demonstrations Policy Act. Provides that "State-supported institution of higher learning" includes every institution of higher learning approved by the Illinois Student Assistance Commission for purposes of the Monetary Award Program. Requires the policy on demonstrations of a State-supported institution of higher learning to include a statement declaring that the academic or athletic scholarship awarded to a student-athlete may not be reduced or revoked as a result of the student-athlete's participation in or expression of his or her First Amendment rights under the United States Constitution.

DateChamber Action
  1/27/2016SenateFiled with Secretary by Sen. Napoleon Harris, III
  1/27/2016SenateFirst Reading
  1/27/2016SenateReferred to Assignments
  2/3/2016SenateAssigned to Higher Education
  2/17/2016SenatePostponed - Higher Education
  2/17/2016SenateAdded as Chief Co-Sponsor Sen. Mattie Hunter
  2/18/2016SenateAdded as Chief Co-Sponsor Sen. Jacqueline Y. Collins
  3/2/2016SenateAdded as Co-Sponsor Sen. Scott M. Bennett
  3/3/2016SenateDo Pass Higher Education; 007-002-001
  3/3/2016SenatePlaced on Calendar Order of 2nd Reading March 8, 2016
  3/9/2016SenateAdded as Chief Co-Sponsor Sen. Kimberly A. Lightford
  4/6/2016SenateAdded as Co-Sponsor Sen. Emil Jones, III
  4/19/2016SenateSecond Reading
  4/19/2016SenatePlaced on Calendar Order of 3rd Reading April 20, 2016
  4/22/2016SenateAdded as Chief Co-Sponsor Sen. Patricia Van Pelt
  4/22/2016SenateThird Reading - Passed; 032-017-000
  4/22/2016HouseArrived in House
  4/22/2016HouseChief House Sponsor Rep. Peter Breen
  4/22/2016HouseAdded Alternate Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. William Davis
  4/22/2016HouseFirst Reading
  4/22/2016HouseReferred to Rules Committee
  5/9/2016HouseAssigned to Higher Education Committee
  5/13/2016HouseFinal Action Deadline Extended-9(b) May 27, 2016
  5/13/2016HouseHouse Committee Amendment No. 1 Filed with Clerk by Rep. Peter Breen
  5/13/2016HouseHouse Committee Amendment No. 1 Referred to Rules Committee
  5/16/2016HouseHouse Committee Amendment No. 1 Rules Refers to Higher Education Committee
  5/25/2016HouseTo Higher Education Issues Subcommittee
  5/27/2016HouseFinal Action Deadline Extended-9(b) May 31, 2016
  5/31/2016HouseFinal Action Deadline Extended-9(b) June 30, 2016
  6/30/2016HouseRule 19(a) / Re-referred to Rules Committee
  6/30/2016HouseHouse Committee Amendment No. 1 Rule 19(a) / Re-referred to Rules Committee
  1/10/2017SenateSession Sine Die

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