Bill Status of HB2932  101st General Assembly


Short Description:  SCH CD-EDU LICENSE-SKILL TEST

House Sponsors
Rep. Nicholas K. Smith - Robyn Gabel - Aaron M. Ortiz - Sue Scherer, David A. Welter, Norine K. Hammond, Katie Stuart, Rita Mayfield and Justin Slaughter

Last Action
DateChamber Action
  1/13/2021HouseSession Sine Die

Statutes Amended In Order of Appearance
105 ILCS 5/21B-20
105 ILCS 5/21B-30
105 ILCS 5/21B-50
105 ILCS 5/21B-55


Synopsis As Introduced
Amends the Educator Licensure Article of the School Code. Provides that, beginning with the 2019-2020 school year, an applicant seeking a Professional Educator License or an Educator License with Stipulations who holds a bachelor's degree from a regionally accredited institution of higher education is not required to pass a test of basic skills to be issued that license. Makes conforming changes. Effective immediately.

Actions 
DateChamber Action
  2/14/2019HouseFiled with the Clerk by Rep. Nicholas K. Smith
  2/14/2019HouseFirst Reading
  2/14/2019HouseReferred to Rules Committee
  2/26/2019HouseAssigned to Elementary & Secondary Education: Administration, Licensing & Charter School
  3/7/2019HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. David A. Welter
  3/7/2019HouseAdded Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. Robyn Gabel
  3/12/2019HouseMoved to Suspend Rule 21 Rep. Gregory Harris
  3/12/2019HouseSuspend Rule 21 - Prevailed
  3/12/2019HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Norine K. Hammond
  3/14/2019HouseAdded Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. Aaron M. Ortiz
  3/27/2019HouseAdded Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. Sue Scherer
  3/27/2019HouseDo Pass / Short Debate Elementary & Secondary Education: Administration, Licensing & Charter School; 007-001-000
  3/29/2019HousePlaced on Calendar 2nd Reading - Short Debate
  4/2/2019HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Katie Stuart
  4/2/2019HouseSecond Reading - Short Debate
  4/2/2019HousePlaced on Calendar Order of 3rd Reading - Short Debate
  4/8/2019HouseHouse Floor Amendment No. 1 Filed with Clerk by Rep. Nicholas K. Smith
  4/8/2019HouseHouse Floor Amendment No. 1 Referred to Rules Committee
  4/8/2019HouseHouse Floor Amendment No. 2 Filed with Clerk by Rep. Nicholas K. Smith
  4/8/2019HouseHouse Floor Amendment No. 2 Referred to Rules Committee
  4/9/2019HouseHouse Floor Amendment No. 1 Rules Refers to Elementary & Secondary Education: Administration, Licensing & Charter School
  4/9/2019HouseHouse Floor Amendment No. 1 Recommends Be Adopted Elementary & Secondary Education: Administration, Licensing & Charter School; 007-001-000
  4/9/2019HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Rita Mayfield
  4/10/2019HouseHouse Floor Amendment No. 2 Recommends Be Adopted Rules Committee; 004-000-000
  4/12/2019HouseRule 19(a) / Re-referred to Rules Committee
  4/12/2019HouseHouse Floor Amendment No. 1 Rule 19(c) / Re-referred to Rules Committee
  4/12/2019HouseHouse Floor Amendment No. 2 Rule 19(c) / Re-referred to Rules Committee
  5/27/2019HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Justin Slaughter
  1/13/2021HouseSession Sine Die