Synopsis As Introduced Amends the Illinois Consortium for Educational Opportunity Act. Changes the short title to the Diversifying Faculty in Illinois Program Act. Makes changes concerning the definition of "institution of higher education", the Program Board, assistance to graduates, subcommittees, reporting, grants, and other matters. Effective July 1, 2004.
Senate Floor Amendment No. 1 Changes the name of the Program to the Diversifying Higher Education Faculty in Illinois Program. Provides that Illinois institutions that grant doctoral degrees must have representation on the Program Board.