IL HB5922 | 2017-2018 | 100th General Assembly


Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 1-0)
Status: Introduced on June 19 2018 - 25% progression
Action: 2018-11-07 - Referred to Rules Committee
Pending: House Rules Committee
Text: Latest bill text (Introduced) [HTML]


Amends the School Code. Provides that, for the Chicago school district only, the State Board of Education must employ at least one full-time staff member to monitor and oversee any corrective action taken by the school district on its policy regarding reporting and addressing sexual abuse or sexual assault by a member of school personnel. Provides that the monitor may control the school district's policy and any budget actions taken by the school district in relation to sexual abuse or sexual assault prevention or reporting. Requires the State Board to hire at least 3 full-time staff members to oversee the regional office of education duties of the school district. Provides that the school district's report cards must include the number of incidents of sexual abuse or sexual assault by a member of school personnel, segregated by the types of abuse or assault. Provides that the school board must designate at least one employee at each school to receive sexual abuse or sexual assault reports from a student attending that school. Amends the Criminal Code of 2012 to create the criminal offense of sexual relations with a student by an authority figure. Effective immediately.

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2018-11-07HouseReferred to Rules Committee
2018-11-07HouseFirst Reading
2018-06-19HouseFiled with the Clerk by Rep. Fred Crespo

Code Citations

ChapterArticleSectionCitation TypeStatute Text
105510-17aAmended CodeCitation Text
10552-3.173New CodeSee Bill Text
10552-3.174New CodeSee Bill Text
105534-18.60New CodeSee Bill Text
720511-9.6New CodeSee Bill Text

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