Bill Status of HB0049  102nd General Assembly


Short Description:  HIGHER ED-FOR PROFIT-NO GRANTS

House Sponsors
Rep. Maurice A. West, II, Nicholas K. Smith and Dagmara Avelar

Last Action
DateChamber Action
  2/18/2022HouseRule 19(a) / Re-referred to Rules Committee

Statutes Amended In Order of Appearance
110 ILCS 205/9.40 new
110 ILCS 947/10
110 ILCS 947/35


Synopsis As Introduced
Amends the Board of Higher Education Act to prohibit the Board of Higher Education from awarding any grant funds to a private institution of higher education that is operated for profit. Amends the Higher Education Student Assistance Act to remove a for-profit educational organization from the definition of "institution of higher learning", "qualified institution", and "institution". Removes a provision allowing Monetary Award Program grants to be made to applicants enrolled at qualified for-profit institutions. Effective immediately.

Actions 
DateChamber Action
  1/13/2021HouseFiled with the Clerk by Rep. Maurice A. West, II
  1/14/2021HouseFirst Reading
  1/14/2021HouseReferred to Rules Committee
  2/2/2021HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Nicholas K. Smith
  2/16/2021HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Dagmara Avelar
  2/23/2021HouseAssigned to Higher Education Committee
  3/27/2021HouseRule 19(a) / Re-referred to Rules Committee
  2/9/2022HouseAssigned to Higher Education Committee
  2/18/2022HouseRule 19(a) / Re-referred to Rules Committee