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 Bill Status of HB3498  100th General Assembly


Short Description:  COMM COLLEGE-FREE TUITION

House Sponsors
Rep. Thaddeus Jones

Last Action
DateChamber Action
  3/31/2017HouseRule 19(a) / Re-referred to Rules Committee

Statutes Amended In Order of Appearance
110 ILCS 805/2-26 new
205 ILCS 5/48.7 new
205 ILCS 305/54.5 new


Synopsis As Introduced
Amends the Public Community College Act. Provides that the Illinois Community College Board shall establish and implement a program that provides tuition to the first 1,500 students per year that enroll at each designated community college, which will be paid from the Community College Free Tuition Trust Fund. Provides that 16 community colleges shall be designated for the program for a 2-year period on a rotating schedule determined by the Illinois Community College Board. Creates the Community College Free Tuition Trust Fund as a nonappropriated trust fund to be held outside the State Treasury. Amends the Illinois Banking Act. Requires every bank under the Act to pay into the Trust Fund. Amends the Illinois Credit Union Act. Requires every credit union to pay into the Trust Fund.

Actions 
DateChamber Action
  2/10/2017HouseFiled with the Clerk by Rep. Thaddeus Jones
  2/10/2017HouseFirst Reading
  2/10/2017HouseReferred to Rules Committee
  2/22/2017HouseAssigned to Community College Access & Affordability Committee
  3/24/2017HouseHouse Committee Amendment No. 1 Filed with Clerk by Rep. Thaddeus Jones
  3/24/2017HouseHouse Committee Amendment No. 1 Referred to Rules Committee
  3/27/2017HouseHouse Committee Amendment No. 1 Rules Refers to Community College Access & Affordability Committee
  3/31/2017HouseRule 19(a) / Re-referred to Rules Committee
  3/31/2017HouseHouse Committee Amendment No. 1 Rule 19(a) / Re-referred to Rules Committee

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