Bill Sponsors: IL HB3567 | 2017-2018 | 100th General Assembly

Bill Title: Amends the Charter Schools Law of the School Code. Provides that no charter shall be granted that would locate a charter school or charter school campus in a zip code in which a public school was closed within 10 school years prior to the effective date of the amendatory Act or that would locate a charter school or charter school campus in a zip code that is contiguous to a zip code in which a public school was closed within 10 school years prior to the effective date of the amendatory Act. Provides that no charter shall be granted unless the General Assembly has appropriated transition impact aid for the school district where the charter school is to be located. Provides that, for charter schools established on or after the effective date of the amendatory Act, the board of education in a city having a population exceeding 500,000 shall designate attendance boundaries for those charter schools. Effective immediately.

Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 8-0)

Status: (Introduced) 2017-04-28 - Rule 19(a) / Re-referred to Rules Committee [HB3567 Detail]

Text: Latest bill text (Introduced) [HTML]

Sponsors

NameTypeSponsorshipDistrictFinancialEncyclopediaBiography
Representative Will Guzzardi [D]PrimarySponsored BillsHD-039FollowTheMoneyBallotpediaVoteSmart
Representative Mary Flowers [D]CosponsorSponsored BillsHD-031FollowTheMoneyBallotpediaVoteSmart
Representative John D'Amico [D]CosponsorSponsored BillsHD-015FollowTheMoneyBallotpediaVoteSmart
Representative Gregory Harris [D]CosponsorSponsored BillsHD-013FollowTheMoneyBallotpediaVoteSmart
Representative Theresa Mah [D]CosponsorSponsored BillsHD-002FollowTheMoneyBallotpediaVoteSmart
Representative Luis Arroyo [D]CosponsorSponsored BillsHD-003FollowTheMoneyBallotpediaVoteSmart
Representative Kathleen Willis [D]CosponsorSponsored BillsHD-077FollowTheMoneyBallotpediaVoteSmart
Representative Camille Lilly [D]CosponsorSponsored BillsHD-078FollowTheMoneyBallotpediaVoteSmart

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