Synopsis of Bill as introduced:
Amends the Public Community College Act. Provides that the board
of community college districts shall be required to file the uniform
financial statements from the audit report (now the audit report) with
the State Board.
STATE MANDATES FISCAL NOTE
In the opinion of DCCA, HB1180 fails to create a State mandate.
FISCAL NOTE (Community College Bd.)
There is no fiscal impact on State revenues or expenditures.
SENATE AMENDMENT NO. 1.
Adds reference to:
110 ILCS 805/2-16.02 from Ch. 122, par. 102-16.02
Adds provisions further amending the Public Community College
Act. Authorizes the Illinois Community College Board to specify the
measures that will be used to distribute grants to community colleges.
Authorizes the Board to apply a percentage factor to the statewide
threshold in determining the level of equalization funding and a
minimum equalization grant for a qualifying district that becomes
ineligible for any or for full equalization funding due to threshold
prorations. Requires community college districts to maintain
in-district tuition rates per semester credit hour as determined by
the State Board and provides for a reduction in equalization funding
for districts that fail to meet the minimum required rate until, by
July 1, 2001, districts fail to qualify for equalization funding if
they do not meet the required minimum in-district tuition rate. Also
revises provisions relative to small district, special populations,
and workforce preparation grants and provides for deferred maintenance
grants based upon criteria established by the State Board. Eliminates
provisions under which a one-time operating expense start-up grant was
provided to Community College District No. 540. Adds a July 1, 1997
SENATE AMENDMENT NO. 2.
Further amends the Public Community College Act. Raises from
$1,500,000 to $4,500,000 the limit on amounts a local community
college district can borrow for alterations or repairs necessary for
energy conservation, health or safety, environmental protection, or
Last action on Bill: PUBLIC ACT.............................. 90-0468
Last action date: 97-08-17
Amendments to Bill: AMENDMENTS ADOPTED: HOUSE - 0 SENATE - 2
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