IL HB5832 | 2019-2020 | 101st General Assembly


Spectrum: Moderate Partisan Bill (Democrat 4-1)
Status: Introduced on September 8 2020 - 25% progression
Action: 2020-10-13 - Added Co-Sponsor Rep. Mary Edly-Allen
Text: Latest bill text (Introduced) [HTML]


Amends the School Code. Requires the State Board of Education to establish and maintain a homeless student pilot program during the 2021-2022, 2022-2023, and 2023-2024 school years at Ryan Banks Academy ("the School") for at-risk homeless students or housing-unstable students who are exposed to trauma or violence. Provides requirements for the School and the program. Contains provisions regarding the pilot program's goals. Requires the State Board of Education to report its recommendation for expansion, revision, or discontinuation of the pilot program to the Governor and the General Assembly on or before June 1, 2023. Repeals the provisions on June 1, 2024. Effective immediately.

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2020-10-13HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Mary Edly-Allen
2020-10-13HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Theresa Mah
2020-10-07HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Jim Durkin
2020-09-21HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Lindsey LaPointe
2020-09-08HouseFiled with the Clerk by Rep. Lamont J. Robinson, Jr.

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ChapterArticleSectionCitation TypeStatute Text
10552-3.182New CodeSee Bill Text

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