SCH CD-PROHIBIT CELLULAR-REP
Synopsis of Bill as introduced:
Amends the School Code. Repeals provisions with regard to
prohibiting the use or possession of any cellular radio
telecommunication device by a pupil while the pupil is in a school
building or on school property. Effective immediately.
FISCAL NOTE (State Board of Education)
No significant fiscal impact is expected.
STATE MANDATES NOTE (State Board of Education)
Same as SBE fiscal note.
HOUSE AMENDMENT NO. 1.
Deletes reference to:
105 ILCS 5/10-20.28 rep.
105 ILCS 5/34-18.14 rep.
Adds reference to:
105 ILCS 5/10-20.28 from Ch. 122, par. 10-20.28
105 ILCS 5/34-18.14 from Ch. 122, par. 34-18.14
105 ILCS 5/10-20.35 new
105 ILCS 5/34-18.22 new
Deletes everything after the enacting clause. Amends the School
Code. Allows a school board to prohibit or regulate the use or
possession of a cellular radio telecommunication device by a pupil
(now, requires the board to prohibit the use or possession of the
device). Provides that a public school that uses automated telephone
answering equipment to answer incoming telephone calls must, beginning
on July 1, 2003, during the normal business hours of the school,
provide the caller with the option, among the first set of menu
choices, of speaking to a live operator. Effective immediately.
Last action on Bill: SESSION SINE DIE
Last action date: JAN-07-2003
Amendments to Bill: AMENDMENTS ADOPTED: HOUSE - 1 SENATE - 0
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