Bill Status of SB1557  95th General Assembly


Senate Sponsors
Sen. Michael W. Frerichs - Jacqueline Y. Collins - Iris Y. Martinez

House Sponsors
(Rep. Naomi D. Jakobsson - Paul D. Froehlich)

Last Action
DateChamber Action
  8/21/2007SenatePublic Act . . . . . . . . . 95-0339

Statutes Amended In Order of Appearance
105 ILCS 5/27-24.2from Ch. 122, par. 27-24.2

Synopsis As Introduced
Amends the Driver Education Act of the School Code. Requires a driver education course to include classroom instruction on distracted driving as a major traffic safety issue. Effective immediately.

DateChamber Action
  2/9/2007SenateFiled with Secretary by Sen. Michael W. Frerichs
  2/9/2007SenateFirst Reading
  2/9/2007SenateReferred to Rules
  2/21/2007SenateAssigned to Education
  3/2/2007SenatePostponed - Education
  3/8/2007SenatePostponed - Education
  3/15/2007SenateDo Pass Education; 010-000-000
  3/15/2007SenatePlaced on Calendar Order of 2nd Reading March 20, 2007
  3/20/2007SenateSecond Reading
  3/20/2007SenatePlaced on Calendar Order of 3rd Reading March 21, 2007
  3/21/2007SenateAdded as Chief Co-Sponsor Sen. Jacqueline Y. Collins
  3/21/2007SenateAdded as Chief Co-Sponsor Sen. Iris Y. Martinez
  3/30/2007SenateRule 2-10 Third Reading Deadline Established As May 31, 2007
  4/20/2007SenateThird Reading - Passed; 056-000-000
  4/20/2007HouseArrived in House
  4/20/2007HousePlaced on Calendar Order of First Reading
  4/20/2007HouseChief House Sponsor Rep. Paul D. Froehlich
  4/20/2007HouseFirst Reading
  4/20/2007HouseReferred to Rules Committee
  4/30/2007HouseAssigned to Drivers Education & Safety Committee
  5/8/2007HouseDo Pass / Short Debate Drivers Education & Safety Committee; 011-000-000
  5/9/2007HousePlaced on Calendar 2nd Reading - Short Debate
  5/24/2007HouseSecond Reading - Short Debate
  5/24/2007HousePlaced on Calendar Order of 3rd Reading - Short Debate
  5/24/2007HouseAlternate Chief Sponsor Changed to Rep. Naomi D. Jakobsson
  5/24/2007HouseAdded Alternate Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. Paul D. Froehlich
  5/31/2007HouseThird Reading - Short Debate - Passed 102-014-000
  5/31/2007SenatePassed Both Houses
  6/29/2007SenateSent to the Governor
  8/21/2007SenateGovernor Approved
  8/21/2007SenateEffective Date August 21, 2007
  8/21/2007SenatePublic Act . . . . . . . . . 95-0339