100TH GENERAL ASSEMBLY
State of Illinois
2017 and 2018
Introduced 2/14/2018, by Sen. Pat McGuire
SYNOPSIS AS INTRODUCED:
Amends the Higher Education Veterans Service Act. Provides that each
public college or university that is required to have a Coordinator of
Veterans and Military Personnel Student Services shall report to the Board
of Higher Education information on the its efforts in attracting,
recruiting, and retaining veterans and military personnel at the
institution. Effective immediately.
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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 Higher Education Veterans Service Act is
amended by changing Section 20 as follows:
(110 ILCS 49/20)
Fiscal impact and reporting.
September 1 of the year following the effective date of this
Act and each subsequent September 1, each college and
university that is required to have a Coordinator of Veterans
and Military Personnel Student Services under subsection (b) of
of this Act shall report to the Board of Higher
Education on the fiscal impact of the programs and services
related to the requirements of this Act.
The report shall
include information on the efforts of the public college or
university in attracting, recruiting, and retaining veterans
and military personnel at the institution.
The Board of Higher Education shall compile the information
and, within 60 days after receipt of such information, issue a
report reflecting the information for each institution
required to report under this Section. The report must be filed
with the Governor, the Governor's Office of Management and
Budget, the Director of Veterans' Affairs, the Speaker of the