IL SB1255 | 2019-2020 | 101st General Assembly

Status

Spectrum: Strong Partisan Bill (Democrat 11-1)
Status: Engrossed on April 11 2019 - 50% progression
Action: 2019-05-10 - House Committee Amendment No. 1 Rule 19(c) / Re-referred to Rules Committee
Pending: House Rules Committee
Text: Latest bill text (Engrossed) [HTML]

Summary

Amends the Higher Education Student Assistance Act. With regard to the Illinois Veteran grant program, provides that, beginning with the 2019-2020 academic year, a veteran may transfer his or her benefits to a qualified dependent if certain conditions are met; defines "qualified dependent". Provides that a veteran may transfer benefits to multiple qualified dependents; however, the total number of credit hours of assistance transferred may not exceed 120 credit hours, and a veteran may transfer benefits to only one qualified dependent at a time. Effective July 1, 2019.

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Title

VETERAN GRANT PROGRM-DEPENDENT

Sponsors


Roll Calls

2019-04-11 - Senate - Third Reading in Senate (Y: 55 N: 0 NV: 4 Abs: 0) [PASS]

History

DateChamberAction
2019-05-10HouseHouse Committee Amendment No. 1 Rule 19(c) / Re-referred to Rules Committee
2019-05-10HouseRule 19(a) / Re-referred to Rules Committee
2019-05-07HouseHouse Committee Amendment No. 1 Rules Refers to Appropriations-Higher Education Committee
2019-05-06HouseHouse Committee Amendment No. 1 Referred to Rules Committee
2019-05-06HouseHouse Committee Amendment No. 1 Filed with Clerk by Rep. Debbie Meyers-Martin
2019-05-01HouseAdded Alternate Co-Sponsor Rep. Barbara Hernandez
2019-04-30HouseAdded Alternate Co-Sponsor Rep. Michael Halpin
2019-04-30SenateAdded as Co-Sponsor Sen. Neil Anderson
2019-04-30HouseAssigned to Appropriations-Higher Education Committee
2019-04-11HouseReferred to Rules Committee
2019-04-11HouseFirst Reading
2019-04-11HouseChief House Sponsor Rep. Debbie Meyers-Martin
2019-04-11HouseArrived in House
2019-04-11SenateSenate Floor Amendment No. 3 Tabled Pursuant to Rule 5-4(a)
2019-04-11SenateSenate Floor Amendment No. 2 Tabled Pursuant to Rule 5-4(a)
2019-04-11SenateThird Reading - Passed; 055-000-000
2019-04-09SenateSenate Floor Amendment No. 3 Postponed - Higher Education
2019-04-04SenateAdded as Co-Sponsor Sen. Suzy Glowiak
2019-04-04SenateSenate Floor Amendment No. 3 Assignments Refers to Higher Education
2019-04-03SenateSenate Floor Amendment No. 3 Referred to Assignments
2019-04-03SenateSenate Floor Amendment No. 3 Filed with Secretary by Sen. Michael E. Hastings
2019-03-28SenateAdded as Chief Co-Sponsor Sen. Antonio Muñoz
2019-03-28SenateAdded as Co-Sponsor Sen. Napoleon Harris, III
2019-03-28SenateAdded as Chief Co-Sponsor Sen. Laura M. Murphy
2019-03-26SenateSenate Floor Amendment No. 2 Assignments Refers to Higher Education
2019-03-22SenateAdded as Co-Sponsor Sen. Julie A. Morrison
2019-03-20SenateSenate Floor Amendment No. 2 Referred to Assignments
2019-03-20SenateSenate Floor Amendment No. 2 Filed with Secretary by Sen. Michael E. Hastings
2019-03-20SenatePlaced on Calendar Order of 3rd Reading March 21, 2019
2019-03-20SenateSecond Reading
2019-03-19SenateAdded as Co-Sponsor Sen. Laura Ellman
2019-03-12SenatePlaced on Calendar Order of 2nd Reading March 13, 2019
2019-03-12SenateDo Pass as Amended Higher Education; 011-000-000
2019-03-12SenateSenate Committee Amendment No. 1 Adopted
2019-03-05SenateSenate Committee Amendment No. 1 Assignments Refers to Higher Education
2019-02-28SenateSenate Committee Amendment No. 1 Referred to Assignments
2019-02-28SenateSenate Committee Amendment No. 1 Filed with Secretary by Sen. Michael E. Hastings
2019-02-27SenateAdded as Chief Co-Sponsor Sen. Patricia Van Pelt
2019-02-13SenateAssigned to Higher Education
2019-02-06SenateReferred to Assignments
2019-02-06SenateFirst Reading
2019-02-06SenateFiled with Secretary by Sen. Michael E. Hastings

Code Citations

ChapterArticleSectionCitation TypeStatute Text
11094740Amended CodeCitation Text

Illinois State Sources


Bill Comments

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