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 Bill Status of HB0226  102nd General Assembly


Short Description:  HIGHER ED ADMISSION-NO TESTING

House Sponsors
Rep. LaToya Greenwood - Carol Ammons, Nicholas K. Smith, Kambium Buckner and Maurice A. West, II

Last Action
DateChamber Action
  4/14/2021HousePlaced on Calendar Order of 3rd Reading - Consent Calendar

Statutes Amended In Order of Appearance
New Act


Synopsis As Introduced
Creates the Higher Education Fair Admissions Act. Provides that a public institution of higher education may not require applicants who are residents of Illinois to submit standardized college admissions test scores to the institution as a part of the admissions process. Provides that the submission of standardized test scores to the institution shall be at the option of the applicant. Requires the adoption of a policy. Effective January 1, 2022.

Actions 
DateChamber Action
  1/22/2021HouseFiled with the Clerk by Rep. LaToya Greenwood
  1/22/2021HouseFirst Reading
  1/22/2021HouseReferred to Rules Committee
  2/23/2021HouseAssigned to Higher Education Committee
  2/24/2021HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Nicholas K. Smith
  3/25/2021HouseAdded Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. Carol Ammons
  3/25/2021HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Kambium Buckner
  3/25/2021HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Maurice A. West, II
  3/25/2021HouseDo Pass / Consent Calendar Higher Education Committee; 010-000-000
  4/8/2021HousePlaced on Calendar 2nd Reading - Consent Calendar
  4/14/2021HouseSecond Reading - Consent Calendar
  4/14/2021HouseHeld on Calendar Order of Second Reading - Consent Calendar
  4/14/2021HousePlaced on Calendar Order of 3rd Reading - Consent Calendar

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