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92_SB1190ham001 LRB9208059NTsbam04 1 AMENDMENT TO SENATE BILL 1190 2 AMENDMENT NO. . Amend Senate Bill 1190 by replacing 3 everything after the enacting clause with the following: 4 "Section 5. The School Code is amended by changing 5 Section 1A-1 as follows: 6 (105 ILCS 5/1A-1) (from Ch. 122, par. 1A-1) 7 Sec. 1A-1. State Board of Education; members and terms. 8 (a) The term of each member of the State Board of 9 Education who is in office on the effective date of this 10 amendatory Act of 1996 shall terminate on January 1, 1997 or 11 when all of the new members initially to be appointed under 12 this amendatory Act of 1996 are appointed by the Governor as 13 provided in subsection (b), whichever last occurs. 14 (b) Beginning on January 1, 1997 or when all of the new 15 members initially to be appointed under this subsection are 16 appointed by the Governor, whichever last occurs, and 17 thereafter, the State Board of Education shall consist of 9 18 members, who shall be appointed by the Governor with the 19 advice and consent of the Senate from a pattern of regional 20 representation as follows: 2 appointees shall be selected 21 from among those counties of the State other than Cook County 22 and the 5 counties contiguous to Cook County; 2 appointees -2- LRB9208059NTsbam04 1 shall be selected from Cook County, one of whom shall be a 2 resident of the City of Chicago and one of whom shall be a 3 resident of that part of Cook County which lies outside the 4 city limits of Chicago; 2 appointees shall be selected from 5 among the 5 counties of the State that are contiguous to Cook 6 County; and 3 members shall be selected as members-at-large. 7 At no time may more than 5 members of the Board be from one 8 political party. Party membership is defined as having voted 9 in the primary of the party in the last primary before 10 appointment. The 9 members initially appointed pursuant to 11 this amendatory Act of 1996 shall draw lots to determine 3 of 12 their number who shall serve until the second Wednesday of 13 January, 2003, 3 of their number who shall serve until the 14 second Wednesday of January, 2001, and 3 of their number who 15 shall serve until the second Wednesday of January, 1999. 16 Upon expiration of the terms of the members initially 17 appointed under this amendatory Act of 1996, their respective 18 successors shall be appointed for terms of 6 years, from the 19 second Wednesday in January of each odd numbered year and 20 until their respective successors are appointed and 21 qualified. Vacancies in terms shall be filled by appointment 22 by the Governor with the advice and consent of the Senate for 23 the extent of the unexpired term. If a vacancy in membership 24 occurs at a time when the Senate is not in session, the 25 Governor shall make a temporary appointment until the next 26 meeting of the Senate, when the Governor shall appoint a 27 person to fill that membership for the remainder of its term. 28 If the Senate is not in session when appointments for a full 29 term are made, the appointments shall be made as in the case 30 of vacancies. 31 (Source: P.A. 89-610, eff. 8-6-96.)".
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