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 Bill Status of HB3257  100th General Assembly


Short Description:  SCH CD-CHARTER SCH LIMIT

House Sponsors
Rep. Barbara Wheeler - Thomas Morrison

Last Action
DateChamber Action
  4/28/2017HouseRule 19(a) / Re-referred to Rules Committee

Statutes Amended In Order of Appearance
105 ILCS 5/27A-4
105 ILCS 5/27A-6


Synopsis As Introduced
Amends the Charter Schools Article of the School Code. Removes provisions providing that the total number of charter schools operating under this Article at any one time shall not exceed 120. Removes a provision limiting the number of charter schools to 70 in any city having a population exceeding 500,000. Removes a provision limiting the number of charter schools to 45 in the remainder of the State. Removes a provision providing that the State Board of Education shall assign a number to each charter submission it receives for its review and certification, based on the chronological order in which the submission is received by it.

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 Elementary & Secondary Education: Charter School Policy Committee
  3/29/2017HouseAdded Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. Thomas Morrison
  3/29/2017HouseDo Pass / Short Debate Elementary & Secondary Education: Charter School Policy Committee; 007-000-000
  3/30/2017HousePlaced on Calendar 2nd Reading - Short Debate
  4/25/2017HouseSecond Reading - Short Debate
  4/25/2017HousePlaced on Calendar Order of 3rd Reading - Short Debate
  4/28/2017HouseRule 19(a) / Re-referred to Rules Committee

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