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 Bill Status of HB5531  97th General Assembly


Short Description:  UNIV-TUITION WAIVERS-REPEAL

House Sponsors
Rep. Luis Arroyo

Last Action
DateChamber Action
  3/29/2012HouseThird Reading - Short Debate - Lost 026-075-007

Statutes Amended In Order of Appearance
110 ILCS 305/7f rep.
110 ILCS 520/8f rep.
110 ILCS 660/5-90 rep.
110 ILCS 665/10-90 rep.
110 ILCS 670/15-90 rep.
110 ILCS 675/20-90 rep.
110 ILCS 680/25-90 rep.
110 ILCS 685/30-90 rep.
110 ILCS 690/35-90 rep.


Synopsis As Introduced
Amends various Acts relating to the governance of State universities. Repeals provisions that permit the children of employees of a State university who have been employed by any one or by more than one State university for an aggregate period of at least 7 years to receive a 50% tuition waiver. Effective immediately.

House Floor Amendment No. 1
Deletes reference to:
110 ILCS 305/7f rep.
110 ILCS 520/8f rep.
110 ILCS 660/5-90 rep.
110 ILCS 665/10-90 rep.
110 ILCS 670/15-90 rep.
110 ILCS 675/20-90 rep.
110 ILCS 680/25-90 rep.
110 ILCS 685/30-90 rep.
110 ILCS 690/35-90 rep.
Adds reference to:
110 ILCS 305/7ffrom Ch. 144, par. 28f
110 ILCS 520/8ffrom Ch. 144, par. 658f
110 ILCS 660/5-90
110 ILCS 665/10-90
110 ILCS 670/15-90
110 ILCS 675/20-90
110 ILCS 680/25-90
110 ILCS 685/30-90
110 ILCS 690/35-90

Deletes everything after the enacting clause. Amends various Acts relating to the governance of State universities. In provisions that permit the children of employees of a State university who have been employed by any one or by more than one State university for an aggregate period of at least 7 years to receive a 50% tuition waiver, defines "employee" as an employee of an Illinois college or university (i) who is a veteran at the time a waiver is granted, (ii) who is the parent of a veteran who is applying for a waiver, or (iii) whose annual household income is $50,000 or less at the time a waiver is granted. Defines "veteran" as an Illinois resident who has served as a member of the United States Armed Forces on active duty or State active duty, a member of the Illinois National Guard, or a member of the United States Reserve Forces and who has received an honorable discharge. Effective September 1, 2012.

Actions 
DateChamber Action
  2/14/2012HouseFiled with the Clerk by Rep. Luis Arroyo
  2/15/2012HouseFirst Reading
  2/15/2012HouseReferred to Rules Committee
  2/17/2012HouseAssigned to Executive Committee
  2/29/2012HouseDo Pass / Short Debate Executive Committee; 009-002-000
  3/1/2012HousePlaced on Calendar 2nd Reading - Short Debate
  3/23/2012HouseSecond Reading - Short Debate
  3/23/2012HousePlaced on Calendar Order of 3rd Reading - Short Debate
  3/27/2012HouseRecalled to Second Reading - Short Debate
  3/27/2012HouseHeld on Calendar Order of Second Reading - Short Debate
  3/27/2012HouseHouse Floor Amendment No. 1 Filed with Clerk by Rep. Luis Arroyo
  3/27/2012HouseHouse Floor Amendment No. 1 Referred to Rules Committee
  3/28/2012HouseHouse Floor Amendment No. 1 Rules Refers to Executive Committee
  3/28/2012HousePlaced on Calendar Order of 3rd Reading - Short Debate
  3/28/2012HouseRecalled to Second Reading - Short Debate
  3/28/2012HouseHeld on Calendar Order of Second Reading - Short Debate
  3/29/2012HouseHouse Floor Amendment No. 1 Recommends Be Adopted Executive Committee; 008-002-000
  3/29/2012HouseHouse Floor Amendment No. 1 Adopted by Voice Vote
  3/29/2012HousePlaced on Calendar Order of 3rd Reading - Short Debate
  3/29/2012HouseThird Reading - Short Debate - Lost 026-075-007
  3/29/2012HouseMotion Filed to Reconsider Vote Rep. Monique D. Davis
  7/27/2012HouseRule 19(b) / Motion Referred to Rules Committee

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