Sen. Pat McGuire

Filed: 5/15/2018





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2    AMENDMENT NO. ______. Amend Senate Bill 2354 by replacing
3everything after the enacting clause with the following:
4    "Section 5. The Illinois Articulation Initiative Act is
5amended by adding Section 30 as follows:
6    (110 ILCS 152/30 new)
7    Sec. 30. Degree program advice. To improve articulation and
8reduce excess academic credit hours, beginning with the
92019-2020 academic year, each public institution shall require
10any student who, upon completing 30 academic credit hours, is
11interested in pursuing an associate degree or baccalaureate
12degree at the public institution in which he or she is enrolled
13or at another public institution to indicate to the public
14institution in which he or she is enrolled all of his or her
15degree programs of interest. The public institution in which
16the student is enrolled shall make a reasonable attempt to



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1conduct a meeting with the student and an academic advisor of
2the public institution, who shall inform the student of the
3prerequisite requirements for the student's degree programs of
5    Section 99. Effective date. This Act takes effect upon
6becoming law.".