Synopsis As Introduced Amends the School Code with regard to the Chicago school district. Provides that teacher seniority shall be based on employment within the school district, not employment at a particular attendance center. Amends the State Mandates Act to require implementation without reimbursement.
Fiscal Note (State Board of Education)
HB 465 has no fiscal impact on the State Board of Education.
State Mandates Fiscal Note (State Board of Education)
HB 465 contradicts current language in the School Code that allows Chicago Public School principals to make decisions on personnel based on merit. If the language in HB 465 overrides this current language, Chicago Public Schools would be mandated to make personnel decisions based on seniority rather than merit.