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Public Act 102-0204


Public Act 0204 102ND GENERAL ASSEMBLY



Public Act 102-0204
HB1785 EnrolledLRB102 02603 CMG 12606 b

    AN ACT concerning education.
    Be it enacted by the People of the State of Illinois,
represented in the General Assembly:
    Section 5. The School Code is amended by changing Section
10-22.13 as follows:
    (105 ILCS 5/10-22.13)  (from Ch. 122, par. 10-22.13)
    Sec. 10-22.13. Necessity, suitability, or convenience of
site or building. To decide when a site or building has become
unnecessary, unsuitable, or inconvenient for a school. Unless
a school building is unsafe, unsanitary, or unfit for
occupancy and notice has been served under Section 3-14.22 of
this Code or notice is provided by a licensed entity able to
determine the safety of a school building, the school board
must hold at least 3 public hearings, the sole purpose of which
shall be to discuss the decision to close a school building and
to receive input from the community. The notice of each public
hearing that sets forth the time, date, place, and name or
description of the school building that the school board is
considering closing must be provided at least 10 days prior to
the hearing by publication on the school board's Internet
(Source: Laws 1961, p. 31.)
    Section 99. Effective date. This Act takes effect upon
becoming law.

Effective Date: 7/30/2021