Synopsis of Bill as introduced:
Amends the Higher Education Student Assistance Act. Authorizes
the Illinois Student Assistance Commission to charge a reasonable fee,
not exceeding $20 for any student, for administration of its
scholarship and grant search service. Requires the fee receipts to be
deposited in the Higher EdNet Fund. Effective immediately.
HOUSE AMENDMENT NO. 1.
Adds reference to:
105 ILCS 5/27-24.5 from Ch. 122, par. 27-24.5
Changes the title and adds provisions amending the School Code.
Changes to October 1 (from September 1) the date by which the annual
driver education reimbursement claims of school districts are to be
submitted to the State Board of Education. Deletes provisions that
require certain data to be listed or excluded from the reimbursement
claim forms. Provides instead that in addition to the claim form a
district is to report, on an ongoing basis and on forms prescribed by
the State Board of Education, a list of students by name, age, sex,
serial number of student driver's license, instructor operator's
license number, and status of completion of classroom and
behind-the-wheel instruction. Eliminates a provision prohibiting
State reimbursement for students who do not hold a valid student
driver's license while they are students in the practice driving part
of the course.
CONFERENCE COMMITTEE REPORT NO. 1. (Adopted in Senate only)
Recommends that the Senate concur in H-am 1.
Recommends that the bill be further amended as follows:
Adds reference to:
30 ILCS 105/5.449 new
Changes the title and adds provisions creating the Aldo DeAngelis
Program for Educational Involvement in the Performing Arts Act.
Provides that financial support shall be awarded to enable students at
a variety of educational levels from low and moderate income families
to participate in performing arts programming activities offered at
the performing arts center of Governors State University. Adds
provisions relating to funding, creates the Illinois Performing Arts
Oversight Committee to allocate amounts appropriated for financial
support, and amends the State Finance Act to create the Aldo DeAngelis
Fund for Educational Involvement in the Performing Arts.
Last action on Bill: SESSION SINE DIE
Last action date: 99-01-12
Amendments to Bill: AMENDMENTS ADOPTED: HOUSE - 1 SENATE - 0
END OF INQUIRY
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