IL SB1907 | 2019-2020 | 101st General Assembly


Completed Legislative Action
Spectrum: Moderate Partisan Bill (Democrat 16-3)
Status: Passed on August 16 2019 - 100% progression
Action: 2019-08-16 - Public Act . . . . . . . . . 101-0424
Text: Latest bill text (Chaptered) [HTML]


Amends various Acts relating to the governance of public universities and community colleges in Illinois. With regard to in-state tuition charges, provides that, beginning with the 2019-2020 academic year, per the federal requirements for maintaining approval for veterans' education benefits, if a person who is on active military duty or is receiving veterans' education benefits, then the board of trustees of each university or community college shall deem that person an Illinois resident for tuition purposes for any academic quarter, semester, or term, as applicable. Effective immediately.

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Roll Calls

2019-05-23 - House - Third Reading in House (Y: 116 N: 0 NV: 0 Abs: 0) [PASS]
2019-03-20 - Senate - Third Reading in Senate (Y: 55 N: 0 NV: 4 Abs: 0) [PASS]


2019-08-16SenatePublic Act . . . . . . . . . 101-0424
2019-08-16SenateEffective Date August 16, 2019
2019-08-16SenateGovernor Approved
2019-06-21SenateSent to the Governor
2019-05-23HouseAdded Alternate Co-Sponsor Rep. Lance Yednock
2019-05-23HouseAdded Alternate Co-Sponsor Rep. Dan Ugaste
2019-05-23HouseAdded Alternate Co-Sponsor Rep. Daniel Swanson
2019-05-23SenatePassed Both Houses
2019-05-23HouseThird Reading - Short Debate - Passed 116-000-000
2019-05-16HousePlaced on Calendar Order of 3rd Reading - Short Debate
2019-05-16HouseSecond Reading - Short Debate
2019-05-07HouseAdded Alternate Co-Sponsor Rep. Justin Slaughter
2019-05-02HouseAdded Alternate Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. Maurice A. West, II
2019-05-02HouseAdded Alternate Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. Dave Severin
2019-05-02HouseAdded Alternate Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. Monica Bristow
2019-05-02HouseAdded Alternate Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. Carol Ammons
2019-05-02HousePlaced on Calendar 2nd Reading - Short Debate
2019-05-01HouseDo Pass / Short Debate Higher Education Committee; 019-000-000
2019-04-09HouseAssigned to Higher Education Committee
2019-03-28SenateAdded as Co-Sponsor Sen. Antonio Muñoz
2019-03-28SenateAdded as Co-Sponsor Sen. Napoleon Harris, III
2019-03-27SenateAdded as Co-Sponsor Sen. Laura M. Murphy
2019-03-26HouseReferred to Rules Committee
2019-03-26HouseFirst Reading
2019-03-25HouseAdded Alternate Co-Sponsor Rep. Katie Stuart
2019-03-25HouseAdded Alternate Co-Sponsor Rep. Joyce Mason
2019-03-21HouseChief House Sponsor Rep. Michael Halpin
2019-03-20HouseArrived in House
2019-03-20SenateThird Reading - Passed; 055-000-000
2019-03-20SenateAdded as Co-Sponsor Sen. Thomas Cullerton
2019-03-20SenateAdded as Chief Co-Sponsor Sen. Michael E. Hastings
2019-03-18SenateAdded as Co-Sponsor Sen. Kimberly A. Lightford
2019-03-13SenatePlaced on Calendar Order of 3rd Reading March 14, 2019
2019-03-13SenateSecond Reading
2019-03-13SenateAdded as Co-Sponsor Sen. Rachelle Crowe
2019-03-12SenatePlaced on Calendar Order of 2nd Reading March 13, 2019
2019-03-12SenateDo Pass Higher Education; 011-000-000
2019-02-27SenateAssigned to Higher Education
2019-02-15SenateReferred to Assignments
2019-02-15SenateFirst Reading
2019-02-15SenateFiled with Secretary by Sen. Cristina Castro

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