|Public Act 099-0395|
|SB1457 Enrolled||LRB099 07646 NHT 27777 b|
AN ACT concerning education.
Be it enacted by the People of the State of Illinois,
represented in the General Assembly:
The Board of Higher Education Act is amended by
adding Section 9.34 as follows:
(110 ILCS 205/9.34 new)
Military Prior Learning Assessment Task Force.
(a) The Military Prior Learning Assessment Task Force is
created within the Board of Higher Education. The Task Force
shall study and make recommendations on how to best effectuate
the recognition of military learning for academic credit,
industry-recognized credentials, and college degrees through
the use of the Prior Learning Assessment. The Task Force shall
be comprised of all of the following members:
(1) A representative from the Board of Higher
Education, who shall chair the Task Force, appointed by the
Board of Higher Education.
(2) A representative from the Illinois Community
College Board appointed by the Illinois Community College
(3) A representative from the Department of Veterans'
Affairs appointed by the Director of Veterans' Affairs.
(4) A representative from the Illinois Discharged