Illinois General Assembly

  Bills & Resolutions  
  Compiled Statutes  
  Public Acts  
  Legislative Reports  
  IL Constitution  
  Legislative Guide  
  Legislative Glossary  

 Search By Number
 (example: HB0001)
Search Tips

Search By Keyword

 Bill Status of HB0697  100th General Assembly


Short Description:  CHARTER SCH-LOCAL SCH COUNCIL

House Sponsors
Rep. Robert Martwick and Gregory Harris

Last Action
DateChamber Action
  3/31/2017HouseRule 19(a) / Re-referred to Rules Committee

Statutes Amended In Order of Appearance
105 ILCS 5/27A-5
105 ILCS 5/34-1.1from Ch. 122, par. 34-1.1
105 ILCS 5/34-2.1from Ch. 122, par. 34-2.1


Synopsis As Introduced
Amends the Chicago School District Article of the School Code. Creates local school councils for charter schools in Chicago. Provides for the initial and subsequent appointment of members of the councils, and imposes certain limitations on members. Provides for non-binding, advisory polls of teachers at charter schools to choose teacher members of the council. Allows for the filling of vacant positions on the councils. Provides for non-binding, advisory polls for the appointment of student members of the councils. Makes conforming changes. Effective immediately.

Actions 
DateChamber Action
  1/25/2017HouseFiled with the Clerk by Rep. Robert Martwick
  1/25/2017HouseFirst Reading
  1/25/2017HouseReferred to Rules Committee
  2/7/2017HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Gregory Harris
  2/8/2017HouseAssigned to Elementary & Secondary Education: Charter School Policy Committee
  3/31/2017HouseRule 19(a) / Re-referred to Rules Committee

Back To Top