92nd General Assembly
Status of HB2223
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   110 ILCS 5/65.65 new                                                        

        Amends the Higher Education Student Assistance Act.  Creates  the      
   Digital  Government  Loan  Forgiveness  Program, to be implemented and      
   administered by the Illinois Student Assistance Commission.  Under the      
   Program, provides that 15% of the total  amount  of  higher  education      
   student  loans  of  a  person shall be forgiven upon completion of one      
   year  of  full-time  employment  with  the  State  in  an  information      
   technology field,  with  the  percentage  of  loan  forgiveness  being      
   increased  by  5%  a  year for each year thereafter of full-time State      
   employment in an information technology field (but  not  to  exceed  a      
   total of 30%). Effective July 1, 2001.                                      
   FEB-22-2001  H  FILED WITH CLERK                                               
   FEB-22-2001  H  FIRST READING                                                  
   FEB-22-2001  H  REFERRED TO HOUSE RULES COMMITTEE        RULES                 
   FEB-23-2001  H       ASSIGNED TO COMMITTEE               HIGHER ED             
   MAR-16-2001  H  RE-REFERRED TO RULES COMM/RULE 19(A)     RULES         HRUL    
   JAN-07-2003  H  SESSION SINE DIE                                               


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