Bill Status of HB0273  102nd General Assembly


Short Description:  SCH CD-VOUCHER-SUBSTITUTED ED

House Sponsors
Rep. Blaine Wilhour, Adam Niemerg, Brad Halbrook, Chris Miller, Dan Caulkins and Steven Reick

Last Action
DateChamber Action
  3/27/2021HouseRule 19(a) / Re-referred to Rules Committee

Statutes Amended In Order of Appearance
105 ILCS 5/2-3.182 new


Synopsis As Introduced
Amends the School Code. Requires the State Board of Education to establish and administer a program in which the State Board shall issue a voucher to the parent or guardian of a student, upon request of the parent or guardian, if: (1) the student was enrolled in a school district for a particular school year; (2) during that school year, the school board decided not to provide an option for full-time, in-person instruction at school as the primary method of instruction to students; and (3) the parent or guardian withdrew the student from enrollment in the district because the school board decided not to provide an option for full-time, in-person instruction. Sets forth provisions concerning the voucher amount and its use. Effective immediately.

Actions 
DateChamber Action
  1/25/2021HouseFiled with the Clerk by Rep. Blaine Wilhour
  1/27/2021HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Adam Niemerg
  1/29/2021HouseFirst Reading
  1/29/2021HouseReferred to Rules Committee
  2/23/2021HouseAssigned to Appropriations-Elementary & Secondary Education Committee
  3/26/2021HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Brad Halbrook
  3/26/2021HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Chris Miller
  3/26/2021HouseMotion Do Pass - Lost Appropriations-Elementary & Secondary Education Committee; 006-010-000
  3/26/2021HouseRemains in Appropriations-Elementary & Secondary Education Committee
  3/27/2021HouseRule 19(a) / Re-referred to Rules Committee
  3/29/2021HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Dan Caulkins
  3/29/2021HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Steven Reick