IL HB2394 | 2017-2018 | 100th General Assembly


Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 22-1)
Status: Introduced on February 3 2017 - 25% progression
Action: 2017-07-06 - Rule 19(a) / Re-referred to Rules Committee
Pending: House Rules Committee
Text: Latest bill text (Introduced) [HTML]


Amends various Acts relating to the governance of public universities in Illinois and the Higher Education Student Assistance Act. Provides that notwithstanding any other provision of law to the contrary, a student who meets the requirements concerning being deemed an Illinois resident for tuition purposes is eligible to apply or receive consideration for any student aid or benefit funded or administered by the State, State agencies, public institutions, or the university, including scholarships, grants, awards, stipends, room and board, tuition waivers, or other financial or in-kind assistance, but excluding Monetary Award Program grants. Prohibits each university and the Illinois Student Assistance Commission from denying a scholarship, grant, or loan to a person who has been convicted of illegal possession or sale of cannabis, controlled substances, or methamphetamine if he or she otherwise qualifies for the scholarship, grant, or loan.

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2017-07-06HouseRule 19(a) / Re-referred to Rules Committee
2017-06-30HouseFinal Action Deadline Extended-9(b) July 7, 2017
2017-05-31HouseFinal Action Deadline Extended-9(b) June 30, 2017
2017-05-26HouseFinal Action Deadline Extended-9(b) May 31, 2017
2017-05-25HouseHouse Floor Amendment No. 2 Recommends Be Adopted Rules Committee; 004-000-000
2017-05-25HouseHouse Floor Amendment No. 2 Referred to Rules Committee
2017-05-25HouseHouse Floor Amendment No. 2 Filed with Clerk by Rep. Elizabeth Hernandez
2017-05-24HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Sonya M. Harper
2017-05-18HouseHouse Floor Amendment No. 1 Recommends Be Adopted Higher Education Committee; 011-005-000
2017-05-17HouseHouse Floor Amendment No. 1 Rules Refers to Higher Education Committee
2017-05-16HouseHouse Floor Amendment No. 1 Referred to Rules Committee
2017-05-16HouseHouse Floor Amendment No. 1 Filed with Clerk by Rep. Elizabeth Hernandez
2017-05-16HouseFinal Action Deadline Extended-9(b) May 26, 2017
2017-05-16HousePlaced on Calendar 2nd Reading - Short Debate
2017-05-16HouseApproved for Consideration Rules Committee; 004-000-000
2017-04-28HouseRule 19(a) / Re-referred to Rules Committee
2017-04-26HouseHeld on Calendar Order of Second Reading - Short Debate
2017-04-26HouseSecond Reading - Short Debate
2017-04-24HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Camille Y. Lilly
2017-04-05HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Daniel J. Burke
2017-03-16HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Juliana Stratton
2017-03-16HousePlaced on Calendar 2nd Reading - Short Debate
2017-03-15HouseDo Pass / Short Debate Higher Education Committee; 013-006-000
2017-03-09HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Robert Martwick
2017-03-07HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Sara Feigenholtz
2017-03-07HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Barbara Flynn Currie
2017-03-07HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Ann M. Williams
2017-03-07HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Linda Chapa LaVia
2017-03-07HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Elaine Nekritz
2017-03-07HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Silvana Tabares
2017-03-07HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Robyn Gabel
2017-03-07HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Kelly M. Cassidy
2017-03-07HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Cynthia Soto
2017-03-07HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Emanuel Chris Welch
2017-02-23HouseTo Higher Education Analysis Subcommittee
2017-02-17HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Will Guzzardi
2017-02-16HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Michael J. Zalewski
2017-02-14HouseAssigned to Higher Education Committee
2017-02-10HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Gregory Harris
2017-02-09HouseAdded Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. Theresa Mah
2017-02-09HouseAdded Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. La Shawn K. Ford
2017-02-09HouseAdded Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. Robert W. Pritchard
2017-02-09HouseAdded Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. Jehan Gordon-Booth
2017-02-06HouseReferred to Rules Committee
2017-02-06HouseFirst Reading
2017-02-03HouseFiled with the Clerk by Rep. Elizabeth Hernandez

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