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 Bill Status of HB3223  98th General Assembly


Short Description:  SCHOOL STUDENT-PARENT/VICTIM

House Sponsors
Rep. Anna Moeller - Greg Harris - Michelle Mussman - Carol Ammons - Sue Scherer, Delia C. Ramirez, Dave Vella, Kelly M. Cassidy, Rita Mayfield, Katie Stuart, Lindsey LaPointe, Deb Conroy, Joyce Mason, Theresa Mah, Will Guzzardi, Daniel Didech, Anne Stava-Murray, Jonathan Carroll, Margaret Croke, Barbara Hernandez, Maura Hirschauer, Sam Yingling, Lakesia Collins, Frances Ann Hurley, Suzanne Ness, Maurice A. West, II, Aaron M. Ortiz, Janet Yang Rohr, Marcus C. Evans, Jr., Dagmara Avelar, Kambium Buckner, Edgar Gonzalez, Jr., Cyril Nichols, Angelica Guerrero-Cuellar, Bob Morgan, Mark L. Walker, Michael Halpin, Eva Dina Delgado, Jaime M. Andrade, Jr., Terra Costa Howard, Martin J. Moylan, Elizabeth Hernandez, Stephanie A. Kifowit, Jay Hoffman, Robyn Gabel and Debbie Meyers-Martin

Senate Sponsors
(Sen. Kimberly A. Lightford - Jacqueline Y. Collins - Christopher Belt - Patricia Van Pelt, Laura M. Murphy, Laura Fine, David Koehler, Mattie Hunter, Robert Peters, Robert F. Martwick, Celina Villanueva, Ann Gillespie, Sara Feigenholtz, Linda Holmes, Karina Villa, Cristina H. Pacione-Zayas, Adriane Johnson, Mike Simmons, Ram Villivalam, Steve Stadelman and Rachelle Crowe)

Last Action
DateChamber Action
  6/29/2021HouseSent to the Governor

Statutes Amended In Order of Appearance
105 ILCS 5/10-22.6from Ch. 122, par. 10-22.6
105 ILCS 5/10-22.6afrom Ch. 122, par. 10-22.6a
105 ILCS 5/13A-11
105 ILCS 5/22-60
105 ILCS 5/26-2afrom Ch. 122, par. 26-2a
105 ILCS 5/Art. 26A heading new
105 ILCS 5/26A-1 new
105 ILCS 5/26A-5 new
105 ILCS 5/26A-10 new
105 ILCS 5/26A-15 new
105 ILCS 5/26A-20 new
105 ILCS 5/26A-25 new
105 ILCS 5/26A-30 new
105 ILCS 5/26A-35 new
105 ILCS 5/26A-40 new
105 ILCS 5/26A-45 new
105 ILCS 5/26A-50 new
105 ILCS 5/26A-55 new
105 ILCS 5/27A-5
105 ILCS 5/34-18.24
105 ILCS 10/2from Ch. 122, par. 50-2
30 ILCS 805/8.45 new


Synopsis As Introduced
Amends the School Code and the Illinois School Student Records Act. In provisions concerning the suspension or expulsion of a pupil, adds references to guardians (rather than just parents). Provides that a student may disclose mitigating factors, such as the student's status as a parent, expectant parent, or victim of domestic or sexual violence, in suspension or expulsion hearings. Provides that home instruction or correspondence courses must be made available to students who are unable to attend school because of pregnancy-related conditions, parenting obligations related to the health of a child, or health and safety concerns arising from domestic or sexual violence. Includes attendance at a medical or therapeutic appointment and appointments with a victim services provider as a valid cause for absence from school. Adds provisions to the Code concerning children and students who are parents, expectant parents, or victims of domestic or sexual violence, the purpose of which is to ensure that Illinois schools have policies, procedures, and protocols in place that ensure children and students who are parents, expectant parents, or victims of domestic or sexual violence are identified by schools in a manner respectful of their privacy and safety, treated with dignity and regard, and provided the protection, instruction, and related accommodations and services necessary to enable them to meet State educational standards and successfully attain a school diploma. Makes changes to the Chicago School District Article of the School Code concerning the transfer of students. Amends the State Mandates Act to require implementation without reimbursement. Makes other changes. Effective July 1, 2022.

House Floor Amendment No. 1
Deletes reference to:
105 ILCS 5/26A-55 new

Replaces everything after the enacting clause. Reinserts the contents of the bill with the following changes. Provides that the complainant and respondent and any named perpetrator directly impacted by the results of the complaint resolution procedure are entitled to simultaneous written notification of the results of the complaint resolution procedure within 10 business days (instead of 7 calendar days) after a decision or sooner if required by State or federal law or district policy. Provides that the complainant and respondent and any perpetrators directly impacted by the results of the complaint resolution procedure must receive the appeal decision, in writing, within 10 business days but in no case more than 15 business days (rather than within 7 calendar days but in no case more than 14 calendar days) after the conclusion of the review of findings or remedies or sooner if required by State or federal law. Removes a provision concerning enforcement; makes corresponding changes. Corrects typographical errors. Effective July 1, 2022.

House Floor Amendment No. 2
Replaces everything after the enacting clause. Reinserts the contents of the bill as amended by House Amendment 1 with the following change. Adds one member who represents an association representing rural school superintendents to the Ensuring Success in School Task Force. Effective July 1, 2022.

 Fiscal Note, House Floor Amendment No. 1 (IL State Board of Education)
 As amended by HA 1, HB 3223 will have a fiscal impact of$139,652.04 annually to the State Board of Education. The amendment will have an unknown fiscal impact on school districts_

 State Mandates Fiscal Note, House Floor Amendment No. 1 (Dept. of Commerce & Economic Opportunity)
 This bill does not create a State Mandate.

Senate Committee Amendment No. 1
Replaces everything after the enacting clause. Amends the School Code and the Illinois School Student Records Act. In provisions concerning the suspension or expulsion of a pupil, adds references to guardians (rather than just parents). Provides that a student may disclose mitigating factors, such as the student's status as a parent, expectant parent, or victim of domestic or sexual violence, in suspension or expulsion hearings. Sets forth provisions concerning suspension and expulsion hearings. Provides that home instruction or correspondence courses must be made available to students who are unable to attend school because of pregnancy-related conditions, parenting obligations related to the health of a child, or health and safety concerns arising from domestic or sexual violence. Includes attendance at a medical or therapeutic appointment and appointments with a victim services provider as a valid cause for absence from school. Adds provisions to the Code concerning children and students who are parents, expectant parents, or victims of domestic or sexual violence, the purpose of which is to ensure that Illinois schools have policies, procedures, and protocols in place that ensure children and students who are parents, expectant parents, or victims of domestic or sexual violence are identified by schools in a manner respectful of their privacy and safety, treated with dignity and regard, and provided the protection, instruction, and related accommodations and services necessary to enable them to meet State educational standards and successfully attain a school diploma. Creates the Ensuring Success in School Task Force. Sets forth provisions concerning complaint resolution procedures and confidentiality. Makes changes to the Chicago School District Article of the School Code concerning the transfer of students. Amends the State Mandates Act to require implementation without reimbursement. Makes a conforming change to the Charter Schools Law. Makes other changes. Effective July 1, 2023.

Senate Committee Amendment No. 2
Replaces everything after the enacting clause. Reinserts the contents of the engrossed bill as amended by Senate Amendment No. 1 with the following changes. Repeals the Section concerning the Ensuring Success in School Task Force on December 1, 2025 (instead of December 1, 2023). Amends the provisions concerning confidentiality. Requires each school district to adopt and ensure that the school has and implements a confidentiality policy regarding students. Provides that information about a student concerning whether the student has obtained assistance, support, or services (rather than only assistance or services) must be kept in strictest of confidence, except if the disclosure is permitted under (rather than in conflict with) certain State or federal laws or consented to in writing by the student or the student's parent or guardian. Provides that information about students may not be disclosed to any other individual outside of the district (rather than may not be disclosed to any other individual). With regard to domestic or sexual violence, provides that except as permitted (rather than except as required) under State or federal law, a school official may contact (instead of must not contact) the person named to be the perpetrator if the school official determines that the school official has an obligation to do so based on safety concerns or threats to the community, including the victim. Provides that a school district must not contact a person named by a student or the student's parent or guardian without providing prior written notice to the student or the student's parent or guardian (rather than without obtaining written permission from the student or the student's parent or guardian). Removes provisions requiring a school district to comply with the confidentiality provisions no later than July 1, 2024. Effective July 1, 2025.

Actions 
DateChamber Action
  2/19/2021HouseFiled with the Clerk by Rep. Anna Moeller
  2/19/2021HouseFirst Reading
  2/19/2021HouseReferred to Rules Committee
  3/5/2021HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Dave Vella
  3/5/2021HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Kelly M. Cassidy
  3/8/2021HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Rita Mayfield
  3/9/2021HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Katie Stuart
  3/12/2021HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Lindsey LaPointe
  3/15/2021HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Deb Conroy
  3/15/2021HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Joyce Mason
  3/16/2021HouseAssigned to Elementary & Secondary Education: School Curriculum & Policies Committee
  3/24/2021HouseDo Pass / Short Debate Elementary & Secondary Education: School Curriculum & Policies Committee; 014-009-000
  4/8/2021HousePlaced on Calendar 2nd Reading - Short Debate
  4/8/2021HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Theresa Mah
  4/9/2021HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Will Guzzardi
  4/12/2021HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Daniel Didech
  4/12/2021HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Anne Stava-Murray
  4/12/2021HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Jonathan Carroll
  4/12/2021HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Margaret Croke
  4/12/2021HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Barbara Hernandez
  4/12/2021HouseHouse Floor Amendment No. 1 Filed with Clerk by Rep. Anna Moeller
  4/12/2021HouseHouse Floor Amendment No. 1 Referred to Rules Committee
  4/14/2021HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Maura Hirschauer
  4/14/2021HouseHouse Floor Amendment No. 1 Rules Refers to Elementary & Secondary Education: School Curriculum & Policies Committee
  4/14/2021HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Sam Yingling
  4/14/2021HouseAdded Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. Greg Harris
  4/14/2021HouseAdded Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. Michelle Mussman
  4/14/2021HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Lakesia Collins
  4/14/2021HouseAdded Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. Carol Ammons
  4/14/2021HouseAdded Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. Sue Scherer
  4/15/2021HouseHouse Floor Amendment No. 1 Recommends Be Adopted Elementary & Secondary Education: School Curriculum & Policies Committee; 014-009-000
  4/16/2021HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Frances Ann Hurley
  4/16/2021HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Suzanne Ness
  4/20/2021HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Maurice A. West, II
  4/20/2021HouseHouse Floor Amendment No. 1 Fiscal Note Requested as Amended by Rep. Avery Bourne
  4/20/2021HouseHouse Floor Amendment No. 1 State Mandates Fiscal Note Requested as Amended by Rep. Avery Bourne
  4/20/2021HouseHouse Floor Amendment No. 2 Filed with Clerk by Rep. Anna Moeller
  4/20/2021HouseHouse Floor Amendment No. 2 Referred to Rules Committee
  4/20/2021HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Aaron M. Ortiz
  4/20/2021HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Delia C. Ramirez
  4/20/2021HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Janet Yang Rohr
  4/20/2021HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Marcus C. Evans, Jr.
  4/20/2021HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Dagmara Avelar
  4/20/2021HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Kambium Buckner
  4/20/2021HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Edgar Gonzalez, Jr.
  4/20/2021HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Cyril Nichols
  4/20/2021HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Angelica Guerrero-Cuellar
  4/20/2021HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Bob Morgan
  4/20/2021HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Mark L. Walker
  4/20/2021HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Michael Halpin
  4/20/2021HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Eva Dina Delgado
  4/20/2021HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Jaime M. Andrade, Jr.
  4/20/2021HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Terra Costa Howard
  4/20/2021HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Martin J. Moylan
  4/21/2021HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Elizabeth Hernandez
  4/21/2021HouseHouse Floor Amendment No. 2 Recommends Be Adopted Rules Committee; 005-000-000
  4/21/2021HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Stephanie A. Kifowit
  4/21/2021HouseSecond Reading - Short Debate
  4/21/2021HouseHouse Floor Amendment No. 1 Fiscal Note Filed as Amended
  4/21/2021HouseHouse Floor Amendment No. 1 Adopted
  4/21/2021HouseHouse Floor Amendment No. 2 Adopted
  4/21/2021HouseHeld on Calendar Order of Second Reading - Short Debate
  4/21/2021HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Jay Hoffman
  4/22/2021HouseHouse Floor Amendment No. 1 State Mandates Fiscal Note Filed as Amended
  4/22/2021HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Robyn Gabel
  4/22/2021HousePlaced on Calendar Order of 3rd Reading - Short Debate
  4/22/2021HouseThird Reading - Short Debate - Passed 088-027-000
  4/22/2021HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Debbie Meyers-Martin
  4/23/2021SenateArrive in Senate
  4/23/2021SenatePlaced on Calendar Order of First Reading
  4/23/2021SenateChief Senate Sponsor Sen. Kimberly A. Lightford
  4/23/2021SenateFirst Reading
  4/23/2021SenateReferred to Assignments
  5/4/2021SenateAdded as Alternate Chief Co-Sponsor Sen. Jacqueline Y. Collins
  5/11/2021SenateAssigned to Education
  5/12/2021SenateAdded as Alternate Co-Sponsor Sen. Laura M. Murphy
  5/12/2021SenateAdded as Alternate Co-Sponsor Sen. Laura Fine
  5/14/2021SenateAdded as Alternate Co-Sponsor Sen. David Koehler
  5/14/2021SenateSenate Committee Amendment No. 1 Filed with Secretary by Sen. Kimberly A. Lightford
  5/14/2021SenateSenate Committee Amendment No. 1 Referred to Assignments
  5/17/2021SenateSenate Committee Amendment No. 2 Filed with Secretary by Sen. Kimberly A. Lightford
  5/17/2021SenateSenate Committee Amendment No. 2 Referred to Assignments
  5/17/2021SenateSenate Committee Amendment No. 1 Assignments Refers to Education
  5/18/2021SenateSenate Committee Amendment No. 2 Assignments Refers to Education
  5/18/2021SenateAdded as Alternate Co-Sponsor Sen. Mattie Hunter
  5/18/2021SenateSenate Committee Amendment No. 1 Adopted
  5/18/2021SenateSenate Committee Amendment No. 2 Adopted
  5/19/2021SenateDo Pass as Amended Education; 009-004-000
  5/19/2021SenatePlaced on Calendar Order of 2nd Reading May 20, 2021
  5/19/2021SenateAdded as Alternate Co-Sponsor Sen. Robert Peters
  5/19/2021SenateAdded as Alternate Co-Sponsor Sen. Robert F. Martwick
  5/20/2021SenateAdded as Alternate Co-Sponsor Sen. Celina Villanueva
  5/20/2021SenateAdded as Alternate Co-Sponsor Sen. Ann Gillespie
  5/20/2021SenateAdded as Alternate Co-Sponsor Sen. Sara Feigenholtz
  5/21/2021SenateAdded as Alternate Co-Sponsor Sen. Linda Holmes
  5/21/2021SenateSecond Reading
  5/21/2021SenatePlaced on Calendar Order of 3rd Reading May 24, 2021
  5/24/2021SenateAdded as Alternate Co-Sponsor Sen. Patricia Van Pelt
  5/24/2021SenateAdded as Alternate Co-Sponsor Sen. Karina Villa
  5/24/2021SenateAdded as Alternate Co-Sponsor Sen. Cristina H. Pacione-Zayas
  5/25/2021SenateAdded as Alternate Co-Sponsor Sen. Adriane Johnson
  5/25/2021SenateAdded as Alternate Chief Co-Sponsor Sen. Christopher Belt
  5/25/2021SenateAdded as Alternate Co-Sponsor Sen. Mike Simmons
  5/27/2021SenateAdded as Alternate Chief Co-Sponsor Sen. Patricia Van Pelt
  5/28/2021SenateAdded as Alternate Co-Sponsor Sen. Ram Villivalam
  5/28/2021SenateThird Reading - Passed; 042-017-000
  5/28/2021HouseArrived in House
  5/28/2021HousePlaced on Calendar Order of Concurrence Senate Amendment(s) 1, 2
  5/29/2021HouseSenate Committee Amendment No. 1 Motion Filed Concur Rep. Anna Moeller
  5/29/2021HouseSenate Committee Amendment No. 1 Motion to Concur Referred to Rules Committee
  5/29/2021HouseSenate Committee Amendment No. 2 Motion Filed Concur Rep. Anna Moeller
  5/29/2021HouseSenate Committee Amendment No. 2 Motion to Concur Referred to Rules Committee
  5/30/2021HouseSenate Committee Amendment No. 1 Motion to Concur Rules Referred to Elementary & Secondary Education: School Curriculum & Policies Committee
  5/30/2021HouseSenate Committee Amendment No. 2 Motion to Concur Rules Referred to Elementary & Secondary Education: School Curriculum & Policies Committee
  5/30/2021SenateAdded as Alternate Co-Sponsor Sen. Steve Stadelman
  5/30/2021HouseSenate Committee Amendment No. 1 Motion to Concur Recommends Be Adopted Elementary & Secondary Education: School Curriculum & Policies Committee; 014-009-000
  5/30/2021HouseSenate Committee Amendment No. 2 Motion to Concur Recommends Be Adopted Elementary & Secondary Education: School Curriculum & Policies Committee; 014-009-000
  5/30/2021SenateAdded as Alternate Co-Sponsor Sen. Rachelle Crowe
  5/31/2021HouseSenate Committee Amendment No. 1 House Concurs 086-032-000
  5/31/2021HouseSenate Committee Amendment No. 2 House Concurs 086-032-000
  5/31/2021HouseHouse Concurs
  5/31/2021HousePassed Both Houses
  6/29/2021HouseSent to the Governor

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