Bill Text: IL HB2977 | 2017-2018 | 100th General Assembly | Engrossed


Bill Title: Amends the School Code. Provides that every public elementary school and high school shall include in its curriculum a unit of instruction practicing writing in cursive.

Spectrum: Strong Partisan Bill (Democrat 33-3)

Status: (Engrossed) 2017-05-31 - Senate Floor Amendment No. 1 Motion to Concur Recommends Be Adopted Rules Committee; 004-000-000 [HB2977 Detail]

Download: Illinois-2017-HB2977-Engrossed.html



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1 AN ACT concerning education.
2 Be it enacted by the People of the State of Illinois,
3represented in the General Assembly:
4 Section 5. The School Code is amended by adding Section
527-20.7 as follows:
6 (105 ILCS 5/27-20.7 new)
7 Sec. 27-20.7. Cursive writing. Every public elementary
8school and high school shall include in its curriculum a unit
9of instruction practicing writing in cursive.
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