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 Bill Status of HB3139  100th General Assembly


Short Description:  SCH CD-CHRONIC ABSENT PUPILS

House Sponsors
Rep. Linda Chapa LaVia - Mark Batinick, Luis Arroyo and Elizabeth Hernandez

Senate Sponsors
(Sen. Jacqueline Y. Collins )

Last Action
DateChamber Action
  6/23/2017HouseSent to the Governor

Statutes Amended In Order of Appearance
105 ILCS 5/26-18 new
105 ILCS 5/27A-5


Synopsis As Introduced
Amends the School Code. Provides that beginning July 1, 2018, every school district, charter school, or alternative school or any school receiving public funds shall collect and review its chronic absence data and determine what systems of support and resources are needed to engage chronically absent students and their families to encourage the habit of daily attendance and promote success. Provides that school districts, charter schools, or alternative schools or any school receiving public funds shall provide a system of support to students who are at risk of reaching or exceeding chronic absence levels with strategies such as those available through the Illinois Multi-tiered Systems of Support Network. Requires schools to make resources available to support and engage students. Makes conforming changes.

House Committee Amendment No. 1
Provides that certain schools are encouraged to (rather than shall) provide a system of support to students who are at risk of reaching or exceeding chronic absence levels. Provides that schools are additionally encouraged to (rather than shall) make certain resources available to families to support and engage students and their families.

Actions 
DateChamber Action
  2/9/2017HouseFiled with the Clerk by Rep. Linda Chapa LaVia
  2/9/2017HouseFirst Reading
  2/9/2017HouseReferred to Rules Committee
  2/22/2017HouseAssigned to Elementary & Secondary Education: School Curriculum & Policies Committee
  2/24/2017HouseHouse Committee Amendment No. 1 Filed with Clerk by Rep. Linda Chapa LaVia
  2/24/2017HouseHouse Committee Amendment No. 1 Referred to Rules Committee
  3/7/2017HouseHouse Committee Amendment No. 1 Rules Refers to Elementary & Secondary Education: School Curriculum & Policies Committee
  3/15/2017HouseHouse Committee Amendment No. 1 Adopted in Elementary & Secondary Education: School Curriculum & Policies Committee; by Voice Vote
  3/15/2017HouseDo Pass as Amended / Short Debate Elementary & Secondary Education: School Curriculum & Policies Committee; 018-000-000
  3/15/2017HousePlaced on Calendar 2nd Reading - Short Debate
  3/22/2017HouseAdded Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. Mark Batinick
  3/23/2017HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Luis Arroyo
  3/23/2017HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Elizabeth Hernandez
  3/23/2017HouseSecond Reading - Short Debate
  3/23/2017HousePlaced on Calendar Order of 3rd Reading - Short Debate
  3/30/2017HouseThird Reading - Short Debate - Passed 099-012-001
  4/4/2017SenateArrive in Senate
  4/4/2017SenatePlaced on Calendar Order of First Reading April 5, 2017
  4/5/2017SenateChief Senate Sponsor Sen. Jacqueline Y. Collins
  4/6/2017SenateFirst Reading
  4/6/2017SenateReferred to Assignments
  5/2/2017SenateApproved for Consideration Assignments
  5/2/2017SenatePlaced on Calendar Order of 2nd Reading May 3, 2017
  5/16/2017SenateSecond Reading
  5/16/2017SenatePlaced on Calendar Order of 3rd Reading May 17, 2017
  5/25/2017SenateThird Reading - Passed; 054-000-000
  5/25/2017HousePassed Both Houses
  6/23/2017HouseSent to the Governor

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