Bill Status of HR0917  99th General Assembly

Short Description:  SCHOOL DIVERSITY - ISBE

House Sponsors
Rep. Mary E. Flowers - Eddie Lee Jackson, Sr. - Litesa E. Wallace - Sonya M. Harper - La Shawn K. Ford, Arthur Turner and Emanuel Chris Welch

Last Action
DateChamber Action
  11/30/2016HouseResolution Adopted

Synopsis As Introduced
Urges the Illinois State Board of Education to officially recognize the importance and benefits of school diversity and to set it as a priority when making decisions regarding admissions policies and practices, creation of new schools, school rezoning, and other pertinent decisions and to commit to having a strategy in each district for overcoming impediments to school diversity.

DateChamber Action
  1/5/2016HouseFiled with the Clerk by Rep. Mary E. Flowers
  1/27/2016HouseReferred to Rules Committee
  11/22/2016HouseAssigned to Elementary & Secondary Education: School Curriculum & Policies Committee
  11/29/2016HouseRecommends Be Adopted Elementary & Secondary Education: School Curriculum & Policies Committee; 018-000-000
  11/29/2016HousePlaced on Calendar Order of Resolutions
  11/30/2016HouseResolution Adopted
  11/30/2016HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Arthur Turner
  11/30/2016HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Emanuel Chris Welch
  11/30/2016HouseAdded Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. Eddie Lee Jackson, Sr.
  11/30/2016HouseAdded Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. Litesa E. Wallace
  11/30/2016HouseAdded Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. Sonya M. Harper
  11/30/2016HouseAdded Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. La Shawn K. Ford