Bill Status of HB5365 101st General Assembly
Short Description: SCH CD-EMPLOYEE-SPEC ED COOP
Rep. Lawrence Walsh, Jr.
| 1/13/2021||House||Session Sine Die|
Statutes Amended In Order of Appearance
Synopsis As Introduced
Amends the School Code. Provides that if a professional worker employed by a school district that is party to a joint special education agreement is displaced by dissolution of the joint agreement, reorganization of the joint agreement, or by withdrawal, removal, or addition of a school district to the joint agreement and the displaced professional worker is hired by or transferred to another school district, the length of continuing service, pay, and benefits, or substantially equal benefits if the same benefits are not available, of the professional worker are transferred to the other school district. Provides that the new or transferred employment shall be deemed a continuation of the previous employment of the professional worker in the school district, regardless of the participation of the school district in the joint agreement. Effective immediately.