IL SB1694 | 2019-2020 | 101st General Assembly


Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 9-0)
Status: Enrolled on May 23 2019 - 75% progression
Action: 2019-05-23 - Passed Both Houses
Text: Latest bill text (Enrolled) [HTML]


Amends the School Code. With regard to the prerequisites to receiving a high school diploma, provides that each pupil entering the 9th grade in the 2020-2021 school year or a subsequent school year must, in addition to other course requirements, successfully complete one year of workplace preparation studies that cover legal protections in the workplace, including protection against sexual harassment and racial and other forms of discrimination and other protections for employees.

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Roll Calls

2019-05-23 - House - Third Reading in House (Y: 115 N: 0 NV: 2 Abs: 0) [PASS]
2019-04-12 - Senate - Third Reading in Senate (Y: 53 N: 0 NV: 6 Abs: 0) [PASS]


2019-05-23SenatePassed Both Houses
2019-05-23HouseThird Reading - Short Debate - Passed 115-000-000
2019-05-16HousePlaced on Calendar Order of 3rd Reading - Short Debate
2019-05-16HouseSecond Reading - Short Debate
2019-05-08HousePlaced on Calendar 2nd Reading - Short Debate
2019-05-08HouseDo Pass / Short Debate Elementary & Secondary Education: School Curriculum & Policies Committee; 020-000-000
2019-04-30HouseAssigned to Elementary & Secondary Education: School Curriculum & Policies Committee
2019-04-30HouseReferred to Rules Committee
2019-04-30HouseFirst Reading
2019-04-25SenateAdded as Chief Co-Sponsor Sen. Kimberly A. Lightford
2019-04-15HouseChief House Sponsor Rep. Emanuel Chris Welch
2019-04-15HouseArrived in House
2019-04-12SenateThird Reading - Passed; 053-000-000
2019-04-12SenatePlaced on Calendar Order of 3rd Reading
2019-04-12SenateSenate Floor Amendment No. 1 Adopted; Bush
2019-04-12SenateRecalled to Second Reading
2019-04-11SenateAdded as Co-Sponsor Sen. Antonio Muñoz
2019-04-09SenateSenate Floor Amendment No. 1 Recommend Do Adopt Education; 010-000-000
2019-04-09SenateAdded as Co-Sponsor Sen. Christopher Belt
2019-04-09SenateAdded as Co-Sponsor Sen. Cristina Castro
2019-04-09SenateSenate Floor Amendment No. 1 Assignments Refers to Education
2019-04-05SenateAdded as Co-Sponsor Sen. Martin A. Sandoval
2019-04-04SenateSenate Floor Amendment No. 1 Referred to Assignments
2019-04-04SenateSenate Floor Amendment No. 1 Filed with Secretary by Sen. Melinda Bush
2019-04-04SenateAdded as Co-Sponsor Sen. Napoleon Harris, III
2019-04-04SenateAdded as Chief Co-Sponsor Sen. Elgie R. Sims, Jr.
2019-03-26SenatePlaced on Calendar Order of 3rd Reading March 27, 2019
2019-03-26SenateSecond Reading
2019-03-20SenatePlaced on Calendar Order of 2nd Reading March 21, 2019
2019-03-20SenateDo Pass Education; 016-000-000
2019-02-27SenateAssigned to Education
2019-02-15SenateReferred to Assignments
2019-02-15SenateFirst Reading
2019-02-15SenateFiled with Secretary by Sen. Melinda Bush

Code Citations

ChapterArticleSectionCitation TypeStatute Text
105527-22Amended CodeCitation Text

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