Sen. Michael Connelly

Filed: 5/29/2015





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2    AMENDMENT NO. ______. Amend House Bill 3593, AS AMENDED, by
3replacing everything after the enacting clause with the
5    "Section 5. The Public Community College Act is amended by
6adding Section 3-65 as follows:
7    (110 ILCS 805/3-65 new)
8    Sec. 3-65. Employment contract limitations.
9    (a) This Section applies to employment contracts entered
10into, amended, renewed, or extended after the effective date of
11this amendatory Act of the 99th General Assembly. This Section
12does not apply to collective bargaining agreements.
13    (b) The following apply to any employment contract entered
14into with an employee of the community college district:
15        (1) Severance under the contract may not exceed one
16    year salary and applicable benefits.



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1        (2) A contract with a determinate start and end date
2    may not exceed 4 years.
3        (3) The contract may not include any automatic rollover
4    clauses, and all renewals or extensions of contracts must
5    be made during an open meeting of the board.
6        (4) Public notice, in a form as determined by the State
7    Board, must be given of an employment contract entered
8    into, amended, renewed, or extended and must include a
9    complete description of the action to be taken, as well the
10    contract itself, including all addendums or any other
11    documents that change an initial contract.
12    Section 99. Effective date. This Act takes effect upon
13becoming law.".