PHILIP-CRONIN AND RADOGNO.
SCH CD-INSPECTOR GENERAL-TECH
Synopsis of Bill as introduced:
Amends the School Code to add an Article concerning an Illinois
Educational Inspector General. Contains only an Article heading.
SENATE AMENDMENT NO. 1.
Adds reference to:
105 ILCS 5/1E-5 new
Deletes everything after the enacting clause. Amends the School
Code. Requires the State Board of Education to appoint an Illinois
Educational Inspector General, based on a recommendation made by the
State Superintendent of Education and with the advice and consent of
the Senate, who shall have the authority to conduct investigations
into allegations or incidents of waste, fraud, and financial
mismanagement in public education grades prekindergarten through 12 by
any employee, officer, board member, or contractor of any regional
office of education, educational service center, joint agreement
program, school district, charter school, or the State Board of
Education or involving public educational projects managed or handled
by third party agents. Requires the Inspector General appointed under
provisions of the School Code that apply to cities having a population
exceeding 500,000 to report on a monthly basis to the Illinois
Educational Inspector General the status of all pending
investigations. Requires the Illinois Educational Inspector General
to provide to the State Board of Education, the President of the
Senate, the Minority Leader of the Senate, the Speaker of the House of
Representatives, the Minority Leader of the House of Representatives,
and the Governor a summary of reports and investigations. Effective
July 1, 2000.
HOUSE AMENDMENT NO. 1.
Provides that the Section concerning the Illinois Educational
Inspector General does not apply to the Chicago school district.
Removes provisions in that Section concerning the Inspector General
appointed under the Chicago School District Article of the School
Last action on Bill: SESSION SINE DIE
Last action date: 01-01-09
Amendments to Bill: AMENDMENTS ADOPTED: HOUSE - 1 SENATE - 1
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