Bill Status of HB3844  9th General Assembly


House Sponsors
Rep. David Harris - Elaine Nekritz

Senate Sponsors
(Sen. Carole Pankau)

Last Action
DateChamber Action
  1/8/2013HouseSession Sine Die

Statutes Amended In Order of Appearance
625 ILCS 5/11-1414.1from Ch. 95 1/2, par. 11-1414.1

Synopsis As Introduced
Amends the Illinois Vehicle Code. Provides that a multi-function school activity bus (MFSAB) may be used to transport students for any curriculum-related activity except for transportation from home to school or from school to home. Provides that a MFSAB authorized to transport students under the new provisions must be operated by a holder of a school bus driver permit and is subject to certain provisions concerning contractual student transfer arrangements, contracts requiring school bus driver permits, liability insurance, and safety testing. Effective immediately.

House Committee Amendment No. 1
Makes the new provisions applicable only to students in grade 9 through 12.

DateChamber Action
  10/17/2011HouseFiled with the Clerk by Rep. David Harris
  10/19/2011HouseFirst Reading
  10/19/2011HouseReferred to Rules Committee
  2/27/2012HouseAssigned to Transportation: Vehicles & Safety Committee
  3/1/2012HouseHouse Committee Amendment No. 1 Filed with Clerk by Rep. David Harris
  3/1/2012HouseHouse Committee Amendment No. 1 Referred to Rules Committee
  3/5/2012HouseHouse Committee Amendment No. 1 Rules Refers to Transportation: Vehicles & Safety Committee
  3/7/2012HouseHouse Committee Amendment No. 1 Adopted in Transportation: Vehicles & Safety Committee; by Voice Vote
  3/7/2012HouseDo Pass as Amended / Short Debate Transportation: Vehicles & Safety Committee; 007-000-000
  3/7/2012HousePlaced on Calendar 2nd Reading - Short Debate
  3/16/2012HouseAdded Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. Elaine Nekritz
  3/21/2012HouseSecond Reading - Short Debate
  3/21/2012HousePlaced on Calendar Order of 3rd Reading - Short Debate
  3/23/2012HouseThird Reading - Short Debate - Passed 095-006-001
  3/26/2012SenateArrive in Senate
  3/26/2012SenatePlaced on Calendar Order of First Reading
  3/26/2012SenateChief Senate Sponsor Sen. Carole Pankau
  3/26/2012SenateFirst Reading
  3/26/2012SenateReferred to Assignments
  1/8/2013HouseSession Sine Die