Bill Status of SB1637  102nd General Assembly


Short Description:  SCH CD-SUPERINTENDENT AGREEMNT

Senate Sponsors
Sen. Sue Rezin - Jason Plummer

Last Action
DateChamber Action
  4/23/2021SenateRule 3-9(a) / Re-referred to Assignments

Statutes Amended In Order of Appearance
105 ILCS 5/10-21.4from Ch. 122, par. 10-21.4


Synopsis As Introduced
Amends the School Code. Provides that a school board shall, upon passage of a referendum after submission of a petition signed by no less than 8% of the school district's voters in the last consolidated election, or may, by resolution, enter into a joint agreement with other school boards to share the services of a superintendent or other administrator. Provides that any savings realized by sharing services must be divided equally between classroom needs and property tax relief. Provides that a school district wishing to withdraw from the joint agreement shall obtain from its school board a written resolution approving the withdrawal and shall present a petition for withdrawal to the other member school districts within the timelines designated by the joint agreement if the school district entered into the joint agreement by resolution. Provides that a school district wishing to withdraw from the joint agreement shall submit to the voters of the district the question of whether the school district shall withdraw from the joint agreement if the school district entered into the joint agreement by a referendum vote (also provides for a referendum upon submission of a petition).

Actions 
DateChamber Action
  2/26/2021SenateFiled with Secretary by Sen. Sue Rezin
  2/26/2021SenateFirst Reading
  2/26/2021SenateReferred to Assignments
  3/9/2021SenateAssigned to Education
  3/16/2021SenateDo Pass Education; 014-000-000
  3/16/2021SenatePlaced on Calendar Order of 2nd Reading March 17, 2021
  3/23/2021SenateAdded as Chief Co-Sponsor Sen. Jason Plummer
  4/23/2021SenateRule 3-9(a) / Re-referred to Assignments