IL HB2404 | 2017-2018 | 100th General Assembly

Status

Spectrum: Slight Partisan Bill (Democrat 9-3)
Status: Enrolled on May 30 2017 - 75% progression
Action: 2017-06-28 - Sent to the Governor
Text: Latest bill text (Enrolled) [HTML]

Summary

Creates the Credit for Prior Learning Act. Requires each public university to submit its policies and procedures for students to earn credit for prior learning to the Board of Higher Education for review and approval and each community college to submit its policies and procedures for students to earn credit for prior learning to the Illinois Community College Board for review and approval. Provides that, at a minimum, these procedures shall include a listing of the types of documentation acceptable and the dates of inclusion for which prior learning is acceptable. Requires the Board of Higher Education and the Illinois Community College Board to adopt rules to permit public higher education institutions to award credit for prior learning after the assessment of prior learning experiences for documented learning that demonstrates achievement of all terminal objectives for a specific course or courses.

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Title

CREDIT FOR PRIOR LEARNING

Sponsors


Roll Calls

2017-05-30 - Senate - Third Reading in Senate (Y: 56 N: 0 NV: 3 Abs: 0) [PASS]
2017-04-05 - House - Third Reading in House (Y: 114 N: 0 NV: 1 Abs: 0) [PASS]

History

DateChamberAction
2017-06-28HouseSent to the Governor
2017-05-30HousePassed Both Houses
2017-05-30SenateThird Reading - Passed; 056-000-000
2017-05-26SenateRule 2-10 Third Reading Deadline Established As May 31, 2017
2017-05-19SenatePlaced on Calendar Order of 3rd Reading May 22, 2017
2017-05-19SenateSecond Reading
2017-05-15SenatePlaced on Calendar Order of 2nd Reading May 16, 2017
2017-05-15SenateApproved for Consideration Assignments
2017-05-09SenateReferred to Assignments
2017-05-09SenateFirst Reading
2017-05-05SenateChief Senate Sponsor Sen. Chapin Rose
2017-04-24HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Camille Y. Lilly
2017-04-06SenatePlaced on Calendar Order of First Reading April 25, 2017
2017-04-06SenateArrive in Senate
2017-04-05HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Carol Sente
2017-04-05HouseThird Reading - Short Debate - Passed 114-000-000
2017-04-04HousePlaced on Calendar Order of 3rd Reading - Short Debate
2017-04-04HouseSecond Reading - Short Debate
2017-03-23HousePlaced on Calendar 2nd Reading - Short Debate
2017-03-22HouseDo Pass as Amended / Short Debate Community College Access & Affordability Committee; 007-000-000
2017-03-22HouseHouse Committee Amendment No. 1 Adopted in Community College Access & Affordability Committee; by Voice Vote
2017-03-22HouseHouse Committee Amendment No. 1 Rules Refers to Community College Access & Affordability Committee
2017-03-21HouseHouse Committee Amendment No. 1 Referred to Rules Committee
2017-03-21HouseHouse Committee Amendment No. 1 Filed with Clerk by Rep. Kathleen Willis
2017-02-14HouseAssigned to Community College Access & Affordability Committee
2017-02-09HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Emanuel Chris Welch
2017-02-09HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Kelly M. Burke
2017-02-09HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Michelle Mussman
2017-02-09HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Laura Fine
2017-02-09HouseAdded Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. Linda Chapa LaVia
2017-02-09HouseAdded Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. Robert W. Pritchard
2017-02-09HouseAdded Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. Michael P. McAuliffe
2017-02-09HouseAdded Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. Stephanie A. Kifowit
2017-02-06HouseReferred to Rules Committee
2017-02-06HouseFirst Reading
2017-02-03HouseFiled with the Clerk by Rep. Kathleen Willis

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