Bill Status of HB5654  97th General Assembly


Short Description:  SCH CD-CHARTER SCH LIMIT

House Sponsors
Rep. Barbara Wheeler

Last Action
DateChamber Action
  1/8/2019HouseSession Sine Die

Statutes Amended In Order of Appearance
105 ILCS 5/27A-4
105 ILCS 5/27A-6


Synopsis As Introduced
Amends the Charter Schools Article of the School Code. Removes provisions providing that the total number of charter schools operating under this Article at any one time shall not exceed 120. Removes a provision limiting the number of charter schools to 70 in any city having a population exceeding 500,000. Removes a provision limiting the number of charter schools to 45 in the remainder of the State. Removes a provision providing that the State Board of Education shall assign a number to each charter submission it receives for its review and certification, based on the chronological order in which the submission is received by it.

Actions 
DateChamber Action
  2/16/2018HouseFiled with the Clerk by Rep. Barbara Wheeler
  2/16/2018HouseFirst Reading
  2/16/2018HouseReferred to Rules Committee
  1/8/2019HouseSession Sine Die