Bill Sponsors: IL HB5561 | 2017-2018 | 100th General Assembly

Bill Title: Amends the School Code. Provides that a public school student receiving a high school diploma shall have the right to wear a military uniform at the student's high school graduation ceremony if the student has completed basic training for and is an active member of a branch of the United States Armed Forces and is in good standing with his or her branch of the United States Armed Forces. Provides that a school's uniform or dress code policy shall comply with this provision.

Spectrum: Bipartisan Bill

Status: (Failed) 2019-01-08 - Session Sine Die [HB5561 Detail]

Text: Latest bill text (Engrossed) [HTML]

Sponsors

NameTypeSponsorshipDistrictFinancialEncyclopediaBiography
Representative Daniel Swanson [R]PrimarySponsored BillsHD-074FollowTheMoneyBallotpediaVoteSmart
Representative Stephanie Kifowit [D]CosponsorSponsored BillsHD-084FollowTheMoneyBallotpediaVoteSmart
Senator Brian Stewart [R]CosponsorSponsored BillsSD-045FollowTheMoneyBallotpediaVoteSmart
Representative Chad Hays [R]CosponsorSponsored BillsHD-104FollowTheMoneyBallotpediaVoteSmart
Representative Jerry Costello [D]CosponsorSponsored BillsHD-116FollowTheMoneyBallotpediaVoteSmart
Representative Steven Reick [R]CosponsorSponsored BillsHD-063FollowTheMoneyBallotpediaVoteSmart
Representative Linda LaVia [D]CosponsorSponsored BillsHD-083FollowTheMoneyBallotpediaVoteSmart
Representative Charles Meier [R]CosponsorSponsored BillsHD-108FollowTheMoneyBallotpediaVoteSmart
Senator Chuck Weaver [R]PrimarySponsored BillsSD-037FollowTheMoneyBallotpediaVoteSmart
Senator Laura Murphy [D]CosponsorSponsored BillsSD-028FollowTheMoneyBallotpediaVoteSmart
Senator Antonio Munoz [D]CosponsorSponsored BillsSD-001FollowTheMoneyBallotpediaVoteSmart

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