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 Bill Status of SB2989  98th General Assembly


Senate Sponsors
Sen. William Delgado - Donne E. Trotter and Jennifer Bertino-Tarrant

House Sponsors
(Rep. Kelly M. Cassidy)

Last Action
DateChamber Action
  8/15/2014SenatePublic Act . . . . . . . . . 98-0947

Statutes Amended In Order of Appearance
105 ILCS 5/14-1.09from Ch. 122, par. 14-1.09
105 ILCS 5/21B-25

Synopsis As Introduced
Amends the School Code. With respect to the definition of "school psychologist" in the Children with Disabilities Article, allows a psychologist who holds a valid Nationally Certified School Psychologist (NCSP) certificate and has such additional qualifications as may be required by the State Board of Education to meet the definition of school psychologist. Changes certain certification references to licensure references. Allows a Professional Educator License holder who has 4 years of experience working in the capacity of school support personnel, among other qualifications, to receive a principal endorsement. Effective immediately.

Senate Committee Amendment No. 1
Deletes reference to:
105 ILCS 5/21B-25

Deletes the provisions concerning endorsements on licenses.

DateChamber Action
  2/4/2014SenateFiled with Secretary by Sen. William Delgado
  2/4/2014SenateFirst Reading
  2/4/2014SenateReferred to Assignments
  2/19/2014SenateAssigned to Education
  2/26/2014SenatePostponed - Education
  3/5/2014SenatePostponed - Education
  3/13/2014SenateSenate Committee Amendment No. 1 Filed with Secretary by Sen. William Delgado
  3/13/2014SenateSenate Committee Amendment No. 1 Referred to Assignments
  3/19/2014SenateSenate Committee Amendment No. 1 Assignments Refers to Education
  3/19/2014SenateSenate Committee Amendment No. 1 Adopted
  3/20/2014SenateDo Pass as Amended Education; 012-000-000
  3/20/2014SenatePlaced on Calendar Order of 2nd Reading March 21, 2014
  3/20/2014SenateAdded as Co-Sponsor Sen. Jennifer Bertino-Tarrant
  3/27/2014SenateSecond Reading
  3/27/2014SenatePlaced on Calendar Order of 3rd Reading April 1, 2014
  4/1/2014SenateAdded as Chief Co-Sponsor Sen. Donne E. Trotter
  4/1/2014SenateThird Reading - Passed; 046-004-000
  4/1/2014HouseArrived in House
  4/10/2014HouseChief House Sponsor Rep. Kelly M. Cassidy
  4/10/2014HouseFirst Reading
  4/10/2014HouseReferred to Rules Committee
  4/23/2014HouseAssigned to Elementary & Secondary Education Committee
  4/30/2014HouseDo Pass / Short Debate Elementary & Secondary Education Committee; 009-000-000
  4/30/2014HousePlaced on Calendar 2nd Reading - Short Debate
  5/7/2014HouseSecond Reading - Short Debate
  5/7/2014HousePlaced on Calendar Order of 3rd Reading - Short Debate
  5/20/2014HouseThird Reading - Short Debate - Passed 111-006-000
  5/20/2014SenatePassed Both Houses
  6/18/2014SenateSent to the Governor
  8/15/2014SenateGovernor Approved
  8/15/2014SenateEffective Date August 15, 2014
  8/15/2014SenatePublic Act . . . . . . . . . 98-0947

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