IL HB4789 | 2017-2018 | 100th General Assembly


Spectrum: Moderate Partisan Bill (Republican 4-1)
Status: Introduced on February 13 2018 - 25% progression
Action: 2018-04-06 - Added Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. Rita Mayfield
Text: Latest bill text (Engrossed) [HTML]


Amends the School Code. Makes changes with regard to the limitation of administrative costs. Defines "consumer price index", "expenditures per pupil", "general administration expenditures", and "school administration expenditures". Provides that for each school year, beginning with the 2019-2020 school year, each school district shall undertake budgetary and expenditure control actions so that the increase in each of administrative expenditures (with the exception of the Chicago school district, whose limit is not changed), general administration expenditures, and school administration expenditures per pupil for that school year over the prior school year does not exceed the percentage increase, if any, in the consumer price index for the 12 months ending on the previous December 31 or 5%, whichever one is less. Makes conforming changes.

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2018-04-06HouseAdded Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. Rita Mayfield
2018-03-26HouseRemoved Co-Sponsor Rep. Rita Mayfield
2018-03-26HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Rita Mayfield
2018-03-15HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Randy E. Frese
2018-03-01HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Margo McDermed
2018-03-01HousePlaced on Calendar Order of 3rd Reading - Short Debate
2018-03-01HouseSecond Reading - Short Debate
2018-02-28HousePlaced on Calendar 2nd Reading - Short Debate
2018-02-28HouseDo Pass / Short Debate Elementary & Secondary Education: Licensing, Administration & Oversight; 009-000-000
2018-02-21HouseAssigned to Elementary & Secondary Education: Licensing, Administration & Oversight
2018-02-14HouseAdded Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. Thomas Morrison
2018-02-13HouseReferred to Rules Committee
2018-02-13HouseFirst Reading
2018-02-13HouseFiled with the Clerk by Rep. Peter Breen

Code Citations

ChapterArticleSectionCitation TypeStatute Text
105517-1.5Amended CodeCitation Text
105534-43.1Amended CodeCitation Text

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