Bill Status of SB2141  102nd General Assembly


Senate Sponsors
Sen. Dan McConchie - Chapin Rose - Darren Bailey, Thomas Cullerton and Rachelle Crowe

House Sponsors
(Rep. Maurice A. West, II - Chris Bos)

Last Action
DateChamber Action
  1/10/2023SenateSession Sine Die

Statutes Amended In Order of Appearance
110 ILCS 1005/1.5 new
110 ILCS 1010/11from Ch. 144, par. 241
110 ILCS 1010/11.5 new

Synopsis As Introduced
Amends the Private College Act and the Academic Degree Act. Exempts a religious institution from the Board of Higher Education's educational requirements, standards, or demands under the Acts and Part 1030 of Title 23 of the Illinois Administrative Code if the religious institution meets certain conditions.

Senate Floor Amendment No. 1
In the statement in promotional materials and student enrollment forms, provides that complaints pertaining to the exemption may be directed to the Office of the Attorney General (rather than the Illinois Board of Higher Education at

DateChamber Action
  2/26/2021SenateFiled with Secretary by Sen. Dan McConchie
  2/26/2021SenateFirst Reading
  2/26/2021SenateReferred to Assignments
  3/16/2021SenateAssigned to Higher Education
  3/24/2021SenateDo Pass Higher Education; 011-004-000
  3/24/2021SenatePlaced on Calendar Order of 2nd Reading March 25, 2021
  3/25/2021SenateAdded as Chief Co-Sponsor Sen. Chapin Rose
  3/26/2021SenateAdded as Chief Co-Sponsor Sen. Darren Bailey
  4/5/2021SenateSenate Floor Amendment No. 1 Filed with Secretary by Sen. Dan McConchie
  4/5/2021SenateSenate Floor Amendment No. 1 Referred to Assignments
  4/7/2021SenateSenate Floor Amendment No. 1 Assignments Refers to Higher Education
  4/14/2021SenateSenate Floor Amendment No. 1 Recommend Do Adopt Higher Education; 012-000-000
  4/15/2021SenateSenate Floor Amendment No. 1 Adopted; McConchie
  4/15/2021SenateSecond Reading
  4/15/2021SenatePlaced on Calendar Order of 3rd Reading April 20, 2021
  4/21/2021SenateAdded as Co-Sponsor Sen. Thomas Cullerton
  4/21/2021SenateThird Reading - Passed; 053-000-000
  4/22/2021HouseArrived in House
  4/22/2021HouseChief House Sponsor Rep. Carol Ammons
  4/22/2021HouseAlternate Chief Sponsor Changed to Rep. Maurice A. West, II
  4/22/2021SenateAdded as Co-Sponsor Sen. Rachelle Crowe
  4/23/2021HouseFirst Reading
  4/23/2021HouseReferred to Rules Committee
  4/28/2021HouseAssigned to Higher Education Committee
  5/12/2021HouseAdded Alternate Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. Chris Bos
  5/15/2021HouseRule 19(a) / Re-referred to Rules Committee
  1/10/2023SenateSession Sine Die