(105 ILCS 50/5)
Development of program.
(a) The State Board of Elections and the State Board of Education shall
develop a pilot program under which elementary and secondary school students in
kindergarten through grade 12 in participating school districts and counties
may participate in a simulated election held on the date of the general
election in 2004.
(b) The program shall be designed for implementation only in those counties
in which the election authority elects to participate in the program. Each
school district located in those counties may elect to participate in the
(c) In each county and school district electing to participate in the
program, the program shall be implemented in accordance with standards jointly
developed for that purpose by the State Board of Elections and State Board of
(Source: P.A. 93-230, eff. 7-22-03.)