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 Bill Status of SB1610  102nd General Assembly


Short Description:  HIGHR ED-SEXUAL VIOLENCE-SURVY

Senate Sponsors
Sen. Bill Cunningham, Elgie R. Sims, Jr., Laura M. Murphy, John F. Curran, Donald P. DeWitte, Celina Villanueva, Thomas Cullerton, Rachelle Crowe, Cristina H. Pacione-Zayas, Meg Loughran Cappel and Steve Stadelman

House Sponsors
(Rep. Carol Ammons - Katie Stuart, Jennifer Gong-Gershowitz, Eva Dina Delgado, Kelly M. Cassidy, Margaret Croke and Elizabeth Hernandez)

Last Action
DateChamber Action
  6/28/2021SenateSent to the Governor

Statutes Amended In Order of Appearance
110 ILCS 155/35 new


Synopsis As Introduced
Amends the Preventing Sexual Violence in Higher Education Act. Requires each higher education institution to annually conduct a sexual misconduct climate survey of all students at the institution. Provides that each institution's sexual misconduct climate survey shall include the Board of Higher Education's base survey. Requires each institution to compile a summary of the results of the sexual misconduct climate survey and submit the summary to the Board, as well as publish the summary on the institution's website. Creates the Task Force on Campus Sexual Misconduct Climate Surveys to develop and recommend to the Board the base survey for distribution to institutions and to provide the Board with any related recommendations regarding the content, timing, and application of the base survey. Sets forth other requirements concerning the Task Force and the sexual misconduct climate survey. Includes penalty provisions. Effective immediately.

Senate Floor Amendment No. 1
Provides that the Board of Higher Education may consult with the Office of the Attorney General, as necessary, during the Board's review of complaints submitted by students regarding specific questions on the survey. With respect to violations of the amendatory provisions, provides that the Board of Higher Education may impose a civil penalty not to exceed $50,000 (rather than $150,000) on an institution of higher education.

House Committee Amendment No. 1
Adds 4 members of the General Assembly to the membership of the Task Force.

Actions 
DateChamber Action
  2/26/2021SenateFiled with Secretary by Sen. Bill Cunningham
  2/26/2021SenateFirst Reading
  2/26/2021SenateReferred to Assignments
  3/9/2021SenateAssigned to Higher Education
  3/10/2021SenateAdded as Co-Sponsor Sen. Elgie R. Sims, Jr.
  3/15/2021SenateAdded as Co-Sponsor Sen. Laura M. Murphy
  3/16/2021SenateDo Pass Higher Education; 014-000-000
  3/16/2021SenatePlaced on Calendar Order of 2nd Reading March 17, 2021
  3/17/2021SenateAdded as Co-Sponsor Sen. John F. Curran
  3/17/2021SenateAdded as Co-Sponsor Sen. Donald P. DeWitte
  3/23/2021SenateAdded as Co-Sponsor Sen. Celina Villanueva
  4/14/2021SenateSenate Floor Amendment No. 1 Filed with Secretary by Sen. Bill Cunningham
  4/14/2021SenateSenate Floor Amendment No. 1 Referred to Assignments
  4/15/2021SenateSenate Floor Amendment No. 1 Assignments Refers to Higher Education
  4/20/2021SenateSenate Floor Amendment No. 1 Recommend Do Adopt Higher Education; 012-000-000
  4/21/2021SenateSenate Floor Amendment No. 1 Adopted; Cunningham
  4/21/2021SenateSecond Reading
  4/21/2021SenatePlaced on Calendar Order of 3rd Reading April 22, 2021
  4/22/2021SenateAdded as Co-Sponsor Sen. Thomas Cullerton
  4/23/2021SenateThird Reading - Passed; 058-000-000
  4/26/2021SenateAdded as Co-Sponsor Sen. Rachelle Crowe
  4/26/2021HouseArrived in House
  4/26/2021HouseChief House Sponsor Rep. Carol Ammons
  4/27/2021SenateAdded as Co-Sponsor Sen. Cristina H. Pacione-Zayas
  4/27/2021HouseFirst Reading
  4/27/2021HouseReferred to Rules Committee
  4/27/2021SenateAdded as Co-Sponsor Sen. Meg Loughran Cappel
  4/29/2021SenateAdded as Co-Sponsor Sen. Steve Stadelman
  4/29/2021HouseAdded Alternate Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. Katie Stuart
  5/3/2021HouseAdded Alternate Co-Sponsor Rep. Jennifer Gong-Gershowitz
  5/3/2021HouseAdded Alternate Co-Sponsor Rep. Eva Dina Delgado
  5/3/2021HouseAdded Alternate Co-Sponsor Rep. Kelly M. Cassidy
  5/4/2021HouseAssigned to Higher Education Committee
  5/5/2021HouseHouse Committee Amendment No. 1 Filed with Clerk by Rep. Carol Ammons
  5/5/2021HouseHouse Committee Amendment No. 1 Referred to Rules Committee
  5/5/2021HouseAdded Alternate Co-Sponsor Rep. Margaret Croke
  5/11/2021HouseHouse Committee Amendment No. 1 Rules Refers to Higher Education Committee
  5/12/2021HouseAdded Alternate Co-Sponsor Rep. Elizabeth Hernandez
  5/12/2021HouseHouse Committee Amendment No. 1 Adopted in Higher Education Committee; by Voice Vote
  5/12/2021HouseDo Pass as Amended / Consent Calendar Higher Education Committee; 010-000-000
  5/13/2021HousePlaced on Calendar 2nd Reading - Consent Calendar
  5/24/2021HouseSecond Reading - Consent Calendar
  5/24/2021HouseHeld on Calendar Order of Second Reading - Consent Calendar
  5/25/2021HousePlaced on Calendar Order of 3rd Reading - Consent Calendar
  5/26/2021HouseThird Reading - Consent Calendar - First Day
  5/27/2021HouseThird Reading - Consent Calendar - Passed 116-000-000
  5/27/2021SenateSecretary's Desk - Concurrence House Amendment(s) 1
  5/27/2021SenatePlaced on Calendar Order of Concurrence House Amendment(s) 1 - May 28, 2021
  5/28/2021SenateHouse Committee Amendment No. 1 Motion to Concur Filed with Secretary Sen. Bill Cunningham
  5/28/2021SenateHouse Committee Amendment No. 1 Motion to Concur Referred to Assignments
  5/29/2021SenateHouse Committee Amendment No. 1 Motion to Concur Assignments Referred to Higher Education
  5/30/2021SenateHouse Committee Amendment No. 1 Motion To Concur Recommended Do Adopt Higher Education; 012-000-000
  5/30/2021SenateHouse Committee Amendment No. 1 Senate Concurs 059-000-000
  5/30/2021SenateSenate Concurs
  5/30/2021SenatePassed Both Houses
  6/28/2021SenateSent to the Governor

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