Bill Status of SB1719 103rd General Assembly
Short Description: HIGHER ED-HUM SERV LOAN REPAY
Sen. Laura Fine, Robert Peters and Ram Villivalam
| 3/31/2023||Senate||Rule 3-9(a) / Re-referred to Assignments|
Statutes Amended In Order of Appearance
Synopsis As Introduced
Amends the Human Services Professional Loan Repayment Program Act. Provides that a community-based human services agency may contract with, receive funding from, or be grant-funded by a State agency (instead of may contract with or be grant-funded by a State agency). Provides that the Illinois Student Assistance Commission, in awarding grants under the Act, may grant preference to applicants based on need or income levels. Removes the provision limiting the grant to an applicant for a cumulative maximum of 4 years. In provisions regarding the eligibility of an applicant, provides that the applicant shall have been a full-time employee for at least 24 consecutive months as a human services professional and the community-based human services agency shall currently have or have had a contract with, receive funding from, or be grant-funded by a State agency for the purpose of providing human services during the applicant's 24 consecutive month tenure (instead of shall have worked for at least 24 consecutive months as a full-time employee as a human services professional in a community-based human services agency that currently has or did have a contract with a State agency to provide human services during the duration of applicant's 24 consecutive month tenure). Effective July 1, 2023.
|Date||Chamber|| Action|| 2/9/2023||Senate||Filed with Secretary by Sen. Laura Fine|| 2/9/2023||Senate||First Reading|| 2/9/2023||Senate||Referred to Assignments|| 2/21/2023||Senate||Assigned to Higher Education|| 2/22/2023||Senate||Added as Co-Sponsor Sen. Robert Peters|| 2/27/2023||Senate||Added as Co-Sponsor Sen. Ram Villivalam|| 3/8/2023||Senate||Do Pass Higher Education; 010-000-000|| 3/8/2023||Senate||Placed on Calendar Order of 2nd Reading March 9, 2023|| 3/10/2023||Senate||Second Reading|| 3/10/2023||Senate||Placed on Calendar Order of 3rd Reading March 21, 2023|| 3/31/2023||Senate||Rule 3-9(a) / Re-referred to Assignments|