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 Bill Status of HB3142  100th General Assembly


Short Description:  CRIM HISTORY IN COLLEGE APPS

House Sponsors
Rep. Barbara Wheeler - Mary E. Flowers, Camille Y. Lilly and Kelly M. Cassidy

Hearings
Higher Education Committee Hearing Mar 29 2017 4:00PM Stratton Building Room 413 Springfield, IL


Last Action
DateChamber Action
  2/22/2017HouseAssigned to Higher Education Committee

Statutes Amended In Order of Appearance
New Act


Synopsis As Introduced
Creates the Criminal History in College Applications Act. Provides that a public college may not inquire about or consider an applicant's criminal history information at any time during the admission decision-making process, except as required by State or federal law. Allows public colleges to continue using a multi-institution application, even if the application inquires about criminal history, but requires the public college to disregard the information for the admissions process. Allows public colleges to inquire about criminal history for certain purposes after the admission decision-making process, but forbids public colleges from rescinding an admissions offer based on the information. Authorizes public colleges to provide certain information. Effective immediately.

Actions 
DateChamber Action
  2/9/2017HouseFiled with the Clerk by Rep. Barbara Wheeler
  2/9/2017HouseFirst Reading
  2/9/2017HouseReferred to Rules Committee
  2/22/2017HouseAssigned to Higher Education Committee
  2/28/2017HouseAdded Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. Mary E. Flowers
  3/9/2017HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Camille Y. Lilly
  3/23/2017HouseHouse Committee Amendment No. 1 Filed with Clerk by Rep. Barbara Wheeler
  3/23/2017HouseHouse Committee Amendment No. 1 Referred to Rules Committee
  3/24/2017HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Kelly M. Cassidy

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