102ND GENERAL ASSEMBLY
State of Illinois
2021 and 2022
Introduced 2/19/2021, by Sen. Scott M. Bennett
SYNOPSIS AS INTRODUCED:
110 ILCS 205/3
from Ch. 144, par. 183
Amends the Board of Higher Education Act. Makes a technical change in
Section concerning terms.
A BILL FOR
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AN ACT concerning education.
Be it enacted by the People of the State of Illinois,
represented in the General Assembly:
The Board of Higher Education Act is amended by
changing Section 3 as follows:
(110 ILCS 205/3)
(from Ch. 144, par. 183)
members of the Board whose appointments are
confirmation by the Senate shall be selected for
6-year terms expiring on
January 31 of odd numbered years.
(b) The members of the Board shall continue to serve after
expiration of their terms until their successors have been
(c) Vacancies on the Board in offices appointed by the
Governor shall be
filled by appointment by the Governor for
the unexpired term. If the
appointment is subject to Senate
confirmation and the Senate is not in
session or is in recess
when the appointment is made, the appointee shall
subject to subsequent Senate approval of the appointment.
(d) Each student member shall serve a term of one year
beginning on July
1 of each year.
(e) The member of the Board representing public university
boards and the member of the Board representing