IL HB3507 | 2017-2018 | 100th General Assembly

Status

Completed Legislative Action
Spectrum: Strong Partisan Bill (Democrat 18-1)
Status: Passed on August 18 2017 - 100% progression
Action: 2017-08-18 - Public Act . . . . . . . . . 100-0185
Text: Latest bill text (Chaptered) [HTML]

Summary

Amends the Compulsory Attendance Article of the School Code. Allows a child to be absent from school on a particular day or days or at a particular time of day for the reason that his or her parent or legal guardian is an active duty member of the uniformed services and has been called to duty for, is on leave from, or has immediately returned from deployment to a combat zone or combat-support postings. Provides that such a student shall be granted 10 days of excused absences in any school year and, at the discretion of the school board, additional excused absences to visit the student's parent or legal guardian relative to such leave or deployment of the parent or legal guardian. Requires the student and parent or legal guardian to obtain assignments from the student's teacher prior to any period of excused absence and for ensuring that such assignments are completed by the student prior to his or her return to school from such period of excused absence. Effective immediately.

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Title

SCH CD-EXCUSED ABSENCE-MILITAR

Sponsors


Roll Calls

2017-05-25 - Senate - Third Reading in Senate (Y: 54 N: 0 NV: 5 Abs: 0) [PASS]
2017-03-30 - House - Third Reading in House (Y: 110 N: 0 NV: 0 Abs: 2) [PASS]

History

DateChamberAction
2017-08-18HousePublic Act . . . . . . . . . 100-0185
2017-08-18HouseGovernor Approved
2017-06-23HouseSent to the Governor
2017-05-25HousePassed Both Houses
2017-05-25SenateThird Reading - Passed; 054-000-000
2017-05-25SenateAdded as Alternate Chief Co-Sponsor Sen. Jacqueline Y. Collins
2017-05-25SenateAdded as Alternate Chief Co-Sponsor Sen. Michael E. Hastings
2017-05-25SenateAdded as Alternate Co-Sponsor Sen. Daniel Biss
2017-05-25SenateAdded as Alternate Co-Sponsor Sen. Omar Aquino
2017-05-25SenateAdded as Alternate Co-Sponsor Sen. Ira I. Silverstein
2017-05-25SenateAdded as Alternate Co-Sponsor Sen. Melinda Bush
2017-05-25SenateAdded as Alternate Co-Sponsor Sen. Emil Jones, III
2017-05-25SenateAdded as Alternate Co-Sponsor Sen. Thomas Cullerton
2017-05-23SenatePlaced on Calendar Order of 3rd Reading May 24, 2017
2017-05-23SenateSecond Reading
2017-05-15SenateAdded as Alternate Chief Co-Sponsor Sen. Cristina Castro
2017-05-09SenatePlaced on Calendar Order of 2nd Reading May 10, 2017
2017-05-09SenateDo Pass Education; 010-000-000
2017-05-02SenateAssigned to Education
2017-04-20SenateReferred to Assignments
2017-04-20SenateFirst Reading
2017-04-07SenateChief Senate Sponsor Sen. James F. Clayborne, Jr.
2017-04-04SenatePlaced on Calendar Order of First Reading April 5, 2017
2017-04-04SenateArrive in Senate
2017-03-30HouseAdded Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. Natalie A. Manley
2017-03-30HouseAdded Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. Stephanie A. Kifowit
2017-03-30HouseThird Reading - Short Debate - Passed 110-000-000
2017-03-23HousePlaced on Calendar Order of 3rd Reading - Short Debate
2017-03-23HouseSecond Reading - Short Debate
2017-03-23HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Camille Y. Lilly
2017-03-22HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Mary E. Flowers
2017-03-22HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Daniel Swanson
2017-03-22HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Sonya M. Harper
2017-03-22HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Linda Chapa LaVia
2017-03-22HousePlaced on Calendar 2nd Reading - Short Debate
2017-03-22HouseDo Pass as Amended / Short Debate Elementary & Secondary Education: School Curriculum & Policies Committee; 017-000-000
2017-03-22HouseHouse Committee Amendment No. 1 Adopted in Elementary & Secondary Education: School Curriculum & Policies Committee; by Voice Vote
2017-03-13HouseHouse Committee Amendment No. 1 Rules Refers to Elementary & Secondary Education: School Curriculum & Policies Committee
2017-03-09HouseHouse Committee Amendment No. 1 Referred to Rules Committee
2017-03-09HouseHouse Committee Amendment No. 1 Filed with Clerk by Rep. LaToya Greenwood
2017-03-06HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Katie Stuart
2017-02-22HouseAssigned to Elementary & Secondary Education: School Curriculum & Policies Committee
2017-02-10HouseReferred to Rules Committee
2017-02-10HouseFirst Reading
2017-02-10HouseFiled with the Clerk by Rep. LaToya Greenwood

Code Citations

ChapterArticleSectionCitation TypeStatute Text
105526-1Amended CodeCitation Text

Illinois State Sources


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