Bill Status of HB5345 102nd General Assembly
Short Description: SCH-PARENT ADVISORY COMMITTEE
Rep. Avery Bourne
Statutes Amended In Order of Appearance
Synopsis As Introduced
Amends the School Code. By December 31, 2022, requires the State Board of Education to create a Parent Advisory Committee for the purpose of reviewing and making recommendations to the State Board with respect to the State Board's process of adopting new teaching or learning standards. Requires the State Board to review and consider the recommendations made by the committee prior to adopting a proposed teaching or learning standard, but does not require the State Board to accept any of the recommendations. Sets forth the membership of the committee; requires all committee members to be the parent of a student enrolled in a public elementary or secondary school in this State. Provides that members shall serve without compensation. Sets forth provisions concerning vacancies on the committee and committee meetings. Requires the State Board to provide administrative support to the committee. Effective July 1, 2022.