Bill Status of HB4309  95th General Assembly

Short Description:  SCH CD-ST AID-DAY OF ATTEND

House Sponsors
Rep. David Reis - William B. Black - Sandra M. Pihos and Patricia R. Bellock

Senate Sponsors
(Sen. John O. Jones - J. Bradley Burzynski)

Last Action
DateChamber Action
  8/13/2008HousePublic Act . . . . . . . . . 95-0811

Statutes Amended In Order of Appearance
105 ILCS 5/18-12from Ch. 122, par. 18-12

Synopsis As Introduced
Amends the School Code. Provides that if, during any school day, a school district closes a school building that poses a hazardous threat to the health and safety of pupils prior to providing the minimum hours of instruction required for a full day of attendance, then that day may be counted as a full day of attendance. Makes related changes. Effective July 1, 2008.

House Committee Amendment No. 1
Deletes everything after the enacting clause. Amends the School Code. Provides that if a school district closes one or more recognized school buildings due to a condition beyond the control of the district prior to providing any instruction, then the district may claim a full day of attendance for a maximum of 2 school days based on the average of the 3 prior school days of attendance immediately preceding the closure of the school building. Effective July 1, 2008.

DateChamber Action
  1/9/2008HouseFiled with the Clerk by Rep. David Reis
  1/9/2008HouseFirst Reading
  1/9/2008HouseReferred to Rules Committee
  2/6/2008HouseAssigned to Elementary & Secondary Education Committee
  2/13/2008HouseAdded Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. William B. Black
  2/14/2008HouseAdded Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. Sandra M. Pihos
  2/21/2008HouseHouse Committee Amendment No. 1 Filed with Clerk by Elementary & Secondary Education Committee
  2/21/2008HouseHouse Committee Amendment No. 1 Adopted in Elementary & Secondary Education Committee; by Voice Vote
  2/21/2008HouseDo Pass as Amended / Short Debate Elementary & Secondary Education Committee; 023-000-000
  2/21/2008HousePlaced on Calendar 2nd Reading - Short Debate
  2/28/2008HouseSecond Reading - Short Debate
  2/28/2008HousePlaced on Calendar Order of 3rd Reading - Short Debate
  3/4/2008HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Patricia R. Bellock
  3/4/2008HouseThird Reading - Short Debate - Passed 108-000-000
  3/5/2008SenateArrive in Senate
  3/5/2008SenatePlaced on Calendar Order of First Reading March 6, 2008
  3/6/2008SenateChief Senate Sponsor Sen. John O. Jones
  3/19/2008SenateFirst Reading
  3/19/2008SenateReferred to Rules
  5/7/2008SenateAssigned to Education
  5/14/2008SenateAdded as Alternate Chief Co-Sponsor Sen. J. Bradley Burzynski
  5/15/2008SenateDo Pass Education; 010-000-000
  5/15/2008SenatePlaced on Calendar Order of 2nd Reading May 20, 2008
  5/15/2008SenateSecond Reading
  5/15/2008SenatePlaced on Calendar Order of 3rd Reading May 20, 2008
  5/20/2008SenateThird Reading - Passed; 058-000-000
  5/20/2008HousePassed Both Houses
  6/18/2008HouseSent to the Governor
  8/13/2008HouseGovernor Approved
  8/13/2008HouseEffective Date August 13, 2008
  8/13/2008HousePublic Act . . . . . . . . . 95-0811