IL HB2778 | 2021-2022 | 102nd General Assembly


Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 5-0)
Status: Engrossed on April 22 2021 - 50% progression
Action: 2021-10-13 - Rule 2-10 Third Reading Deadline Established As December 1, 2021
Text: Latest bill text (Engrossed) [HTML]


Amends the School Code. With respect to the daily pupil attendance calculation, provides that instead of school improvement days with students in attendance a minimum of 3 clock hours, a school district may opt to have a school improvement day without students in attendance for up to 4 times in a given school year. Provides that each such day may be counted as a day of attendance, provided that a sufficient number of clock hours have been accumulated beyond the 5 clock hours per day that students would have been in session. Effective immediately.

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Roll Calls

2021-04-22 - House - Third Reading in House (Y: 113 N: 0 NV: 0 Abs: 1) [PASS]
2021-04-22 - House - Motion in House (Y: 113 N: 0 NV: 0 Abs: 1) [PASS]


2021-10-13SenateRule 2-10 Third Reading Deadline Established As December 1, 2021
2021-10-13SenatePlaced on Calendar Order of 2nd Reading October 19, 2021
2021-10-13SenateApproved for Consideration Assignments
2021-05-30SenateSenate Committee Amendment No. 1 Rule 3-9(a) / Re-referred to Assignments
2021-05-29SenateRule 3-9(a) / Re-referred to Assignments
2021-05-27SenateSenate Committee Amendment No. 1 Assignments Refers to Education
2021-05-26SenateSenate Committee Amendment No. 1 Referred to Assignments
2021-05-26SenateSenate Committee Amendment No. 1 Filed with Secretary by Sen. Linda Holmes
2021-05-25SenatePostponed - Education
2021-05-21SenateRule 2-10 Committee Deadline Established As May 29, 2021
2021-05-19SenateAdded as Alternate Chief Co-Sponsor Sen. Kimberly A. Lightford
2021-05-19SenatePostponed - Education
2021-05-12SenatePostponed - Education
2021-05-04SenateAssigned to Education
2021-04-23SenateReferred to Assignments
2021-04-23SenateFirst Reading
2021-04-23SenateChief Senate Sponsor Sen. Linda Holmes
2021-04-23SenatePlaced on Calendar Order of First Reading
2021-04-23SenateArrive in Senate
2021-04-22HouseThird Reading - Consent Calendar - Passed 113-000-000
2021-04-21HouseThird Reading - Consent Calendar - First Day
2021-04-16HousePlaced on Calendar Order of 3rd Reading - Consent Calendar
2021-04-15HouseHeld on Calendar Order of Second Reading - Consent Calendar
2021-04-15HouseSecond Reading - Consent Calendar
2021-03-18HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Eva Dina Delgado
2021-03-18HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Anna Moeller
2021-03-18HousePlaced on Calendar 2nd Reading - Consent Calendar
2021-03-17HouseDo Pass / Consent Calendar Elementary & Secondary Education: Administration, Licensing & Charter Schools; 008-000-000
2021-03-09HouseAssigned to Elementary & Secondary Education: Administration, Licensing & Charter Schools
2021-02-19HouseReferred to Rules Committee
2021-02-19HouseFirst Reading
2021-02-18HouseFiled with the Clerk by Rep. Kelly M. Burke

Code Citations

ChapterArticleSectionCitation TypeStatute Text
105510-19.05Amended CodeCitation Text

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