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 Bill Status of SB1663  100th General Assembly


Senate Sponsors
Sen. James F. Clayborne, Jr.

House Sponsors
(Rep. Carol Ammons , Linda Chapa LaVia and Camille Y. Lilly)

Executive Committee Hearing May 24 2017 10:30AM Capitol Building Room 118 Springfield, IL

Last Action
DateChamber Action
  5/9/2017HouseAssigned to Executive Committee

Statutes Amended In Order of Appearance
110 ILCS 205/9.05from Ch. 144, par. 189.05

Synopsis As Introduced
Amends the Board of Higher Education Act. Makes a technical change in a Section concerning making rules and regulations.

Senate Floor Amendment No. 1
Deletes reference to:
110 ILCS 205/9.05
Adds reference to:
110 ILCS 151/10
110 ILCS 151/15
110 ILCS 151/20 new

Replaces everything after the enacting clause. Amends the Career and Workforce Transition Act. Provides that a public community college district may accept credits as direct equivalent credits or prior learning credits, as determined by the district and consistent with the accrediting standards and institutional and residency requirements of the Illinois Community College Board, the Higher Learning Commission, other State and national accreditors, and State licensing bodies, as appropriate. Requires the Board to post on its website a list of all institutions that have received Board approval, beginning on January 5, 2018. Provides for an appeals process for all decisions of the Board that result in non-approval of an institution. Provides that the Board may approve a program as eligible for credit acceptance if certain conditions concerning the institution are met (and makes related changes concerning Board approval of institutions). Effective immediately.

DateChamber Action
  2/9/2017SenateFiled with Secretary by Sen. James F. Clayborne, Jr.
  2/9/2017SenateFirst Reading
  2/9/2017SenateReferred to Assignments
  4/4/2017SenateApproved for Consideration Assignments
  4/4/2017SenatePlaced on Calendar Order of 2nd Reading April 5, 2017
  4/5/2017SenateSenate Floor Amendment No. 1 Filed with Secretary by Sen. James F. Clayborne, Jr.
  4/5/2017SenateSenate Floor Amendment No. 1 Referred to Assignments
  4/5/2017SenateSenate Floor Amendment No. 1 Assignments Refers to Higher Education
  4/6/2017SenateSenate Floor Amendment No. 1 Recommend Do Adopt Higher Education; 009-000-000
  4/26/2017SenateSecond Reading
  4/26/2017SenateSenate Floor Amendment No. 1 Adopted; Clayborne
  4/26/2017SenatePlaced on Calendar Order of 3rd Reading April 27, 2017
  4/27/2017SenateThird Reading - Passed; 057-000-000
  4/27/2017HouseArrived in House
  4/27/2017HouseChief House Sponsor Rep. Carol Ammons
  4/27/2017HouseFirst Reading
  4/27/2017HouseReferred to Rules Committee
  5/9/2017HouseAssigned to Executive Committee
  5/10/2017HouseAdded Alternate Co-Sponsor Rep. Linda Chapa LaVia
  5/16/2017HouseHouse Committee Amendment No. 1 Filed with Clerk by Rep. Carol Ammons
  5/16/2017HouseHouse Committee Amendment No. 1 Referred to Rules Committee
  5/18/2017HouseAdded Alternate Co-Sponsor Rep. Camille Y. Lilly
  5/18/2017HouseHouse Committee Amendment No. 2 Filed with Clerk by Rep. Carol Ammons
  5/18/2017HouseHouse Committee Amendment No. 2 Referred to Rules Committee
  5/19/2017HouseCommittee Deadline Extended-Rule 9(b) May 26, 2017

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