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 Bill Status of SB0705  100th General Assembly


Short Description:  HIGHER ED-VETERANS SERVICE ACT

Senate Sponsors
Sen. Andy Manar - Patricia Van Pelt - Thomas Cullerton - Iris Y. Martinez - Michael E. Hastings, Omar Aquino, Bill Cunningham, Antonio Muņoz, Melinda Bush, William R. Haine and Jacqueline Y. Collins

House Sponsors
(Rep. Kelly M. Burke  and Katie Stuart)

Last Action
DateChamber Action
  5/31/2017HouseRule 19(a) / Re-referred to Rules Committee

Statutes Amended In Order of Appearance
110 ILCS 49/15


Synopsis As Introduced
Amends the Higher Education Veterans Service Act. Provides that a required survey and guidebook shall be made available on the homepage of a campus website or a veteran Internet link (instead of just the survey being made available on the homepage of the campus Internet link). Requires the survey to be sent to the Lieutenant Governor, Secretary of State, State Treasurer, and State Comptroller. Requires each public college and university to make its best efforts to hire a veteran of the armed services as the Coordinator of Veterans and Military Personnel Student Services.

Actions 
DateChamber Action
  1/30/2017SenateFiled with Secretary by Sen. Andy Manar
  1/30/2017SenateFirst Reading
  1/30/2017SenateReferred to Assignments
  2/1/2017SenateAdded as Chief Co-Sponsor Sen. Patricia Van Pelt
  2/8/2017SenateAssigned to Veterans Affairs
  2/14/2017SenateAdded as Chief Co-Sponsor Sen. Thomas Cullerton
  2/15/2017SenateAdded as Co-Sponsor Sen. Omar Aquino
  2/16/2017SenateDo Pass Veterans Affairs; 006-000-000
  2/16/2017SenatePlaced on Calendar Order of 2nd Reading February 28, 2017
  2/16/2017SenateAdded as Chief Co-Sponsor Sen. Iris Y. Martinez
  2/16/2017SenateAdded as Chief Co-Sponsor Sen. Michael E. Hastings
  2/16/2017SenateAdded as Co-Sponsor Sen. Bill Cunningham
  2/17/2017SenateAdded as Co-Sponsor Sen. Antonio Muņoz
  2/22/2017SenateAdded as Co-Sponsor Sen. Melinda Bush
  2/27/2017SenateAdded as Co-Sponsor Sen. William R. Haine
  3/15/2017SenateSecond Reading
  3/15/2017SenatePlaced on Calendar Order of 3rd Reading March 16, 2017
  3/15/2017SenateAdded as Co-Sponsor Sen. Jacqueline Y. Collins
  4/28/2017SenateRule 2-10 Third Reading Deadline Established As May 31, 2017
  5/3/2017SenateThird Reading - Passed; 055-000-000
  5/3/2017HouseArrived in House
  5/3/2017HouseChief House Sponsor Rep. Kelly M. Burke
  5/9/2017HouseFirst Reading
  5/9/2017HouseReferred to Rules Committee
  5/15/2017HouseAssigned to Higher Education Committee
  5/19/2017HouseCommittee Deadline Extended-Rule 9(b) May 26, 2017
  5/23/2017HouseAdded Alternate Co-Sponsor Rep. Katie Stuart
  5/26/2017HouseFinal Action Deadline Extended-9(b) May 31, 2017
  5/31/2017HouseRule 19(a) / Re-referred to Rules Committee

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