Bill Text: IL SB1671 | 2017-2018 | 100th General Assembly | Chaptered

Bill Title: Amends the Public Community College Act. With respect to the name of the board of a community college district, removes the requirement that the county or counties be listed when referring to the common name of the community college and provides that the district number may (instead of shall) be incorporated in the board's name. Effective immediately.

Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Republican 2-0)

Status: (Passed) 2017-09-22 - Public Act . . . . . . . . . 100-0533 [SB1671 Detail]

Download: Illinois-2017-SB1671-Chaptered.html

Public Act 100-0533
SB1671 EnrolledLRB100 09199 NHT 20567 b
AN ACT concerning education.
Be it enacted by the People of the State of Illinois,
represented in the General Assembly:
Section 5. The Public Community College Act is amended by
changing Section 3-11 as follows:
(110 ILCS 805/3-11) (from Ch. 122, par. 103-11)
Sec. 3-11. The board of each community college district is
a body politic and corporate by the name of "Board of Trustees
of Community College District No. ...., County (or Counties) of
.... and State of Illinois" or "Board of Trustees of ....
(common name of community college), County (or Counties) of
..... and State of Illinois" and by that name may sue and be
sued in all courts and places where judicial proceedings are
had. The State Board shall issue a number to each community
college district, which number may shall be incorporated in the
name of the board of that district. In conducting its
operations, a community college may refer to itself by the
common name of the community college.
(Source: P.A. 91-306, eff. 1-1-00.)
Section 99. Effective date. This Act takes effect upon
becoming law.