Bill Status of HB0334  101st General Assembly

Short Description:  SCH CD-CHI CHARTER SCH

House Sponsors
Rep. Sonya M. Harper, Elizabeth Hernandez and Lindsey LaPointe

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

Statutes Amended In Order of Appearance
105 ILCS 5/27A-5
105 ILCS 5/34-2.1from Ch. 122, par. 34-2.1
105 ILCS 5/34-2.2from Ch. 122, par. 34-2.2
105 ILCS 5/34-2.3from Ch. 122, par. 34-2.3
105 ILCS 5/34-2.3b
105 ILCS 5/34-2.4bfrom Ch. 122, par. 34-2.4b
105 ILCS 5/34-8.3from Ch. 122, par. 34-8.3
105 ILCS 5/34-8.4

Synopsis As Introduced
Amends the School Code. Provides that a charter school operating within the City of Chicago shall be administered by a local school council. Provides that a local school council shall be established for each small school, contract school, and military school within the Chicago school district. Provides that in each attendance center enrolling students in 7th or 8th grade, one full-time student member shall be appointed, although no attendance center shall have more than one student member. Requires a supermajority of 8 votes by the local school council to veto any action proposed or approved regarding certain schools placed on probation and intervention actions by the Chicago Schools Academic Accountability Council. Creates the LSC Certification Commission to provide fundamental training to members of local school councils and certify each member, and sets forth its composition. Sets forth a mandatory training program for local school council members. Provides that the LSC Certification Commission may request and, upon such request, the Chicago Board of Education shall budget and distribute such funds as are equal to the total allocations for the certification of local school council members in the year immediately prior. Makes other changes. Effective immediately.

DateChamber Action
  1/11/2019HouseFiled with the Clerk by Rep. Robert Martwick
  1/14/2019HouseFirst Reading
  1/14/2019HouseReferred to Rules Committee
  2/5/2019HouseAssigned to Elementary & Secondary Education: Administration, Licensing & Charter School
  2/13/2019HouseChief Sponsor Changed to Rep. Sonya M. Harper
  3/7/2019HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Elizabeth Hernandez
  3/12/2019HouseMoved to Suspend Rule 21 Rep. Gregory Harris
  3/12/2019HouseSuspend Rule 21 - Prevailed
  3/29/2019HouseRule 19(a) / Re-referred to Rules Committee
  10/4/2019HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Lindsey LaPointe
  1/13/2021HouseSession Sine Die