MADIGAN,MJ-BOLAND, MURPHY AND GILES.
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Synopsis of Bill as introduced:
Amends the School Code. For a pupil entering the 9th grade
during the 1998-99 or a subsequent school year, increases to 4 years
from 3 years (with respect to language arts) and to 3 years from 2
years (with respect to mathematics) the number of years of those
subjects the pupil must successfully complete as a prerequisite to
receiving a high school diploma. Effective immediately.
FISCAL NOTE (State Board of Education)
Maximum estimated annual cost could be $33 million.
STATE MANDATES FISCAL NOTE (State Board of Education)
No change from SBE fiscal note.
Last action on Bill: SESSION SINE DIE
Last action date: 99-01-12
Amendments to Bill: AMENDMENTS ADOPTED: HOUSE - 0 SENATE - 0
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