SCH CD-TRANSFER STUDENT SUS-EX
Synopsis of Bill as introduced:
Amends the School Code. Provides that provisions concerning a
student transferring from a public school from which the student has
been suspended or expelled for certain offenses apply whether or not
the school is located in this or in any other state. Provides that
the changes are declaratory of existing law. Effective immediately.
HOUSE AMENDMENT NO. 1.
Deletes everything after the enacting clause. Amends the School
Code to prohibit public and private schools from accepting or
admitting any student presenting himself or herself for enrollment
unless that student can prove he or she is not currently suspended or
expelled for any weapons related offense as the term weapon is defined
in the federal Gun Free Schools Act. Effective immediately.
HOUSE AMENDMENT NO. 2.
Deletes everything after the enacting clause. Makes changes in
provisions concerning school student records and transferring
students. Provides that the provision concerning the transfer of a
student from a public school from which the student has been suspended
or expelled for a specified offense applies to a student from a public
school located in this or any other state, and allows the school board
to approve the placement of the student in an alternative school
program. Provides that a school district is not required to admit a
new student who is transferring from an out-of-state public school
unless the parent or guardian of the student certifies in writing that
the student is not currently serving a suspension or expulsion imposed
by the school from which the student is transferring. Effective
Last action on Bill: PUBLIC ACT.............................. 91-0365
Last action date: 99-07-30
Amendments to Bill: AMENDMENTS ADOPTED: HOUSE - 2 SENATE - 0
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