91st General Assembly
Summary of HB1333
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VOC ED-GENDER EQUITY ADV COMM                                              

Synopsis of Bill as introduced:
        Amends the Vocational Education Act.  Changes the name of the Sex      
   Equity Advisory Committee to the Gender Equity Advisory Committee, and      
   changes the name of the sex equity coordinator to  the  gender  equity      
   coordinator.   Provides  that at least 9 members shall be appointed to      
   advise and consult with the State Board of Education  and  the  gender      
   equity  coordinator  in  all  aspects  relating  to  ensuring that all      
   students have equal educational opportunities  to  pursue  high  wage,      
   high  skill  occupations leading to economic self-sufficiency (instead      
   of 9 members being appointed to advise and consult with the sex equity      
   coordinator  in  all  aspects  relating  to  the   coordinator's   job      
   description). Removes the expertise requirements for the 2 State Board      
   of  Education employees.  Changes the expertise requirements for the 5      
   citizen  appointees.    Provides  that  membership  also  may  include      
   employees from the Department of Commerce and Community  Affairs,  the      
   Department of Human Services, and the Illinois Community College Board      
   who  have  expertise  in  the  same  areas  required  for  the citizen      
   appointees.  Provides that the committee shall elect a Secretary  from      
   its  members  (instead  of  the  State vocational education sex equity      
   coordinator serving as Secretary).                                          
Last action on Bill: PUBLIC ACT.............................. 91-0304

   Last action date: 99-07-29

           Location: House

 Amendments to Bill: AMENDMENTS ADOPTED: HOUSE -   0     SENATE -   0


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