IL HB2461 | 2017-2018 | 100th General Assembly


Completed Legislative Action
Spectrum: Moderate Partisan Bill (Democrat 15-3)
Status: Passed on August 25 2017 - 100% progression
Action: 2017-08-25 - Public Act . . . . . . . . . 100-0364
Text: Latest bill text (Chaptered) [HTML]


Amends the School Code. Requires school report cards to include the most current data collected and maintained (rather than possessed) by the State Board of Education. Requires the State Board to include in the school report cards certain demographic information concerning gifted education and advanced academic programs, as well as information concerning the number of teachers a school has who hold a gifted education endorsement.

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Roll Calls

2017-05-30 - Senate - Third Reading in Senate (Y: 56 N: 0 NV: 3 Abs: 0) [PASS]
2017-04-27 - House - Third Reading in House (Y: 116 N: 1 NV: 1 Abs: 0) [PASS]


2017-08-25HousePublic Act . . . . . . . . . 100-0364
2017-08-25HouseEffective Date January 1, 2018
2017-08-25HouseGovernor Approved
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
2017-05-24SenatePlaced on Calendar Order of 3rd Reading May 25, 2017
2017-05-24SenateSecond Reading
2017-05-16SenateAdded as Alternate Chief Co-Sponsor Sen. Kimberly A. Lightford
2017-05-16SenatePlaced on Calendar Order of 2nd Reading May 17, 2017
2017-05-16SenateDo Pass Education; 010-000-000
2017-05-12SenateRule 2-10 Committee Deadline Established As May 19, 2017
2017-05-11SenateAdded as Alternate Co-Sponsor Sen. Dan McConchie
2017-05-05SenateAssigned to Education
2017-05-02SenateReferred to Assignments
2017-05-02SenateFirst Reading
2017-05-02SenateChief Senate Sponsor Sen. Melinda Bush
2017-05-02SenatePlaced on Calendar Order of First Reading
2017-05-02SenateArrive in Senate
2017-04-27HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Margo McDermed
2017-04-27HouseThird Reading - Short Debate - Passed 116-001-000
2017-04-26HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. William Davis
2017-04-26HouseAdded Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. Fred Crespo
2017-04-26HouseAdded Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. Rita Mayfield
2017-04-26HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Frances Ann Hurley
2017-04-26HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Emanuel Chris Welch
2017-04-26HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Robyn Gabel
2017-04-26HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Carol Sente
2017-04-26HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Silvana Tabares
2017-04-26HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Robert Martwick
2017-04-26HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Will Guzzardi
2017-04-26HousePlaced on Calendar Order of 3rd Reading - Short Debate
2017-04-26HouseSecond Reading - Short Debate
2017-03-15HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Katie Stuart
2017-03-15HousePlaced on Calendar 2nd Reading - Short Debate
2017-03-15HouseDo Pass as Amended / Short Debate Elementary & Secondary Education: Licensing, Administration & Oversight; 009-000-000
2017-03-15HouseHouse Committee Amendment No. 1 Adopted in Elementary & Secondary Education: Licensing, Administration & Oversight; by Voice Vote
2017-03-14HouseAdded Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. Laura Fine
2017-03-13HouseHouse Committee Amendment No. 1 Rules Refers to Elementary & Secondary Education: Licensing, Administration & Oversight
2017-03-09HouseHouse Committee Amendment No. 1 Referred to Rules Committee
2017-03-09HouseHouse Committee Amendment No. 1 Filed with Clerk by Rep. Emily McAsey
2017-03-08HouseAdded Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. Robert W. Pritchard
2017-02-22HouseAssigned to Elementary & Secondary Education: Licensing, Administration & Oversight
2017-02-08HouseReferred to Rules Committee
2017-02-08HouseFirst Reading
2017-02-07HouseFiled with the Clerk by Rep. Emily McAsey

Code Citations

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105510-17aAmended CodeCitation Text

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