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 Bill Status of SB2843  96th General Assembly


Senate Sponsors
Sen. Tim Bivins - John J. Millner - Kyle McCarter - Jacqueline Y. Collins

House Sponsors
(Rep. Jerry L. Mitchell, Michael K. Smith, Fred Crespo, Suzanne Bassi, John D. Cavaletto, Marlow H. Colvin, Monique D. Davis, Lisa M. Dugan, Roger L. Eddy, Robert F. Flider, Paul D. Froehlich, Esther Golar, David E. Miller, Harry Osterman, Sandra M. Pihos, Robert W. Pritchard, David Reis, Darlene J. Senger, Jim Watson, Karen A. Yarbrough, Dennis M. Reboletti, Randy Ramey, Jr., Franco Coladipietro, Michael W. Tryon, Patricia R. Bellock, Kay Hatcher, Sandy Cole, Mark H. Beaubien, Jr., Mike Fortner, Greg Harris and David R. Leitch)

Last Action
DateChamber Action
  2/14/2011SenatePublic Act . . . . . . . . . 96-1524

Statutes Amended In Order of Appearance
105 ILCS 5/1-2from Ch. 122, par. 1-2

Synopsis As Introduced
Amends the School Code. Makes a technical change in a Section concerning the School Code's construction.

Senate Floor Amendment No. 1
Deletes reference to:
105 ILCS 5/1-2
Adds reference to:
105 ILCS 5/2-3.153 new
105 ILCS 5/10-23.13 new

Replaces everything after the enacting clause. Amends the School Code. Creates the Task Force on the Prevention of Sexual Abuse of Children within the Illinois State Board of Education to make recommendations for reducing child sexual abuse in Illinois. Requires the Task Force to submit a final report with its recommendations to the Office of the Governor and the General Assembly by April 30, 2011. Adds provisions allowing a school board to adopt and implement a policy addressing sexual abuse of children that may include age-appropriate curriculum for students in pre-K through 5th grade; training for school personnel on child sexual abuse; educational information to parents or guardians provided in the school handbook on the warning signs of a child being abused, along with any needed assistance, referral, or resource information; available counseling and resources for students affected by sexual abuse; and emotional and educational support for a child of abuse to continue to be successful in school. Provides that the provisions concerning policies addressing sexual abuse may be referred to as Erin's Law. Effective immediately.

House Committee Amendment No. 1
Deletes reference to:
105 ILCS 5/2-3.153 new
Adds reference to:
105 ILCS 5/22-65 new

Provides that the Task Force on the Prevention of Sexual Abuse of Children is created within the Department of Children and Family Services (instead of within the State Board of Education). Changes the membership on the task force, including the addition of members. Requires the task force's final report to be submitted by January 1, 2012 (instead of by April 30, 2011).

DateChamber Action
  1/28/2010SenateFiled with Secretary by Sen. Christine Radogno
  1/28/2010SenateChief Co-Sponsor Sen. Dale A. Righter
  1/28/2010SenateFirst Reading
  1/28/2010SenateReferred to Assignments
  2/25/2010SenateAssigned to Executive
  3/8/2010SenateDo Pass Executive; 009-000-000
  3/8/2010SenatePlaced on Calendar Order of 2nd Reading March 9, 2010
  3/12/2010SenateSecond Reading
  3/12/2010SenatePlaced on Calendar Order of 3rd Reading March 15, 2010
  3/19/2010SenateRule 2-10 Third Reading Deadline Established As May 7, 2010
  4/29/2010SenateSenate Floor Amendment No. 1 Filed with Secretary by Sen. Tim Bivins
  4/29/2010SenateSenate Floor Amendment No. 1 Referred to Assignments
  4/29/2010SenateChief Sponsor Changed to Sen. Tim Bivins
  4/29/2010SenateSponsor Removed Sen. Dale A. Righter
  5/3/2010SenateSenate Floor Amendment No. 1 Assignments Refers to Education
  5/3/2010SenateAdded as Chief Co-Sponsor Sen. John J. Millner
  5/4/2010SenateSenate Floor Amendment No. 1 Postponed - Education
  5/7/2010SenateSenate Floor Amendment No. 1 Recommend Do Adopt Education; 011-000-000
  5/7/2010SenateAdded as Chief Co-Sponsor Sen. Kyle McCarter
  5/7/2010SenateRecalled to Second Reading
  5/7/2010SenateSenate Floor Amendment No. 1 Adopted; Bivins
  5/7/2010SenatePlaced on Calendar Order of 3rd Reading May 7, 2010
  5/7/2010SenateThird Reading - Passed; 054-000-000
  5/10/2010HouseArrived in House
  5/11/2010HouseChief House Sponsor Rep. Jim Sacia
  5/11/2010HousePlaced on Calendar Order of First Reading
  5/24/2010HouseFirst Reading
  5/24/2010HouseReferred to Rules Committee
  5/27/2010HouseAlternate Chief Sponsor Changed to Rep. Jerry L. Mitchell
  11/10/2010HouseFinal Action Deadline Extended-9(b) January 11, 2011
  11/10/2010HouseAssigned to Elementary & Secondary Education Committee
  11/17/2010HouseHouse Committee Amendment No. 1 Filed with Clerk by Elementary & Secondary Education Committee
  11/17/2010HouseHouse Committee Amendment No. 1 Adopted in Elementary & Secondary Education Committee; by Voice Vote
  11/17/2010HouseDo Pass as Amended / Short Debate Elementary & Secondary Education Committee; 020-000-000
  11/17/2010HousePlaced on Calendar 2nd Reading - Short Debate
  11/17/2010HouseAdded Alternate Co-Sponsor Rep. Michael K. Smith
  11/17/2010HouseAdded Alternate Co-Sponsor Rep. Fred Crespo
  11/17/2010HouseAdded Alternate Co-Sponsor Rep. Suzanne Bassi
  11/17/2010HouseAdded Alternate Co-Sponsor Rep. John D. Cavaletto
  11/17/2010HouseAdded Alternate Co-Sponsor Rep. Marlow H. Colvin
  11/17/2010HouseAdded Alternate Co-Sponsor Rep. Monique D. Davis
  11/17/2010HouseAdded Alternate Co-Sponsor Rep. Lisa M. Dugan
  11/17/2010HouseAdded Alternate Co-Sponsor Rep. Roger L. Eddy
  11/17/2010HouseAdded Alternate Co-Sponsor Rep. Robert F. Flider
  11/17/2010HouseAdded Alternate Co-Sponsor Rep. Paul D. Froehlich
  11/17/2010HouseAdded Alternate Co-Sponsor Rep. Esther Golar
  11/17/2010HouseAdded Alternate Co-Sponsor Rep. David E. Miller
  11/17/2010HouseAdded Alternate Co-Sponsor Rep. Harry Osterman
  11/17/2010HouseAdded Alternate Co-Sponsor Rep. Sandra M. Pihos
  11/17/2010HouseAdded Alternate Co-Sponsor Rep. Robert W. Pritchard
  11/17/2010HouseAdded Alternate Co-Sponsor Rep. David Reis
  11/17/2010HouseAdded Alternate Co-Sponsor Rep. Darlene J. Senger
  11/17/2010HouseAdded Alternate Co-Sponsor Rep. Jim Watson
  11/17/2010HouseAdded Alternate Co-Sponsor Rep. Karen A. Yarbrough
  11/17/2010HouseSecond Reading - Short Debate
  11/17/2010HousePlaced on Calendar Order of 3rd Reading - Short Debate
  11/18/2010HouseThird Reading - Short Debate - Passed 110-000-000
  11/18/2010HouseAdded Alternate Co-Sponsor Rep. Dennis M. Reboletti
  11/18/2010HouseAdded Alternate Co-Sponsor Rep. Randy Ramey, Jr.
  11/18/2010HouseAdded Alternate Co-Sponsor Rep. Franco Coladipietro
  11/18/2010HouseAdded Alternate Co-Sponsor Rep. Michael W. Tryon
  11/18/2010HouseAdded Alternate Co-Sponsor Rep. Patricia R. Bellock
  11/18/2010HouseAdded Alternate Co-Sponsor Rep. Kay Hatcher
  11/18/2010HouseAdded Alternate Co-Sponsor Rep. Sandy Cole
  11/18/2010HouseAdded Alternate Co-Sponsor Rep. Mark H. Beaubien, Jr.
  11/18/2010HouseAdded Alternate Co-Sponsor Rep. Mike Fortner
  11/18/2010HouseAdded Alternate Co-Sponsor Rep. Greg Harris
  11/18/2010HouseAdded Alternate Co-Sponsor Rep. David R. Leitch
  11/18/2010SenateSecretary's Desk - Concurrence House Amendment(s) 1
  11/18/2010SenatePlaced on Calendar Order of Concurrence House Amendment(s) 1 - November 30, 2010
  11/30/2010SenateHouse Committee Amendment No. 1 Motion to Concur Filed with Secretary Sen. Tim Bivins
  11/30/2010SenateHouse Committee Amendment No. 1 Motion to Concur Referred to Assignments
  12/1/2010SenateHouse Committee Amendment No. 1 Motion to Concur Assignments Referred to Executive
  12/1/2010SenateHouse Committee Amendment No. 1 Motion To Concur Recommended Do Adopt Executive; 012-000-000
  12/1/2010Senate3/5 Vote Required
  12/1/2010SenateHouse Committee Amendment No. 1 Senate Concurs 057-000-000
  12/1/2010SenateAdded as Chief Co-Sponsor Sen. Jacqueline Y. Collins
  12/1/2010SenatePassed Both Houses
  12/17/2010SenateSent to the Governor
  2/14/2011SenateGovernor Approved
  2/14/2011SenateEffective Date February 14, 2011
  2/14/2011SenatePublic Act . . . . . . . . . 96-1524

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