IL SB1937 | 2019-2020 | 101st General Assembly


Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 11-0)
Status: Engrossed on April 10 2019 - 50% progression
Action: 2019-05-10 - Rule 19(a) / Re-referred to Rules Committee
Pending: House Rules Committee
Text: Latest bill text (Engrossed) [HTML]


Amends the Higher Education Veterans Service Act. Requires each public college and university to use its best efforts to hire a veteran of the United States armed forces as the Coordinator of Veterans and Military Personnel Student Services. Provides that the Coordinator of Veterans and Military Personnel Student Services must create and maintain a contact list of all veterans attending the public college or university and may communicate with veterans of the public college or university via email or other electronic means. Effective immediately.

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Roll Calls

2019-04-10 - Senate - Third Reading in Senate (Y: 57 N: 0 NV: 2 Abs: 0) [PASS]


2019-05-10HouseRule 19(a) / Re-referred to Rules Committee
2019-04-30HouseAssigned to Higher Education Committee
2019-04-11HouseReferred to Rules Committee
2019-04-11HouseFirst Reading
2019-04-11HouseChief House Sponsor Rep. Emanuel Chris Welch
2019-04-11HouseArrived in House
2019-04-10SenateAdded as Co-Sponsor Sen. Jacqueline Y. Collins
2019-04-10SenateThird Reading - Passed; 057-000-000
2019-04-04SenateAdded as Co-Sponsor Sen. Steven M. Landek
2019-03-28SenateAdded as Chief Co-Sponsor Sen. Antonio Muñoz
2019-03-18SenateAdded as Co-Sponsor Sen. Kimberly A. Lightford
2019-03-11SenateAdded as Co-Sponsor Sen. Thomas Cullerton
2019-03-07SenateAdded as Chief Co-Sponsor Sen. Rachelle Crowe
2019-03-07SenateAdded as Co-Sponsor Sen. Laura M. Murphy
2019-03-06SenatePlaced on Calendar Order of 3rd Reading March 7, 2019
2019-03-06SenateSecond Reading
2019-03-06SenateAdded as Co-Sponsor Sen. Jennifer Bertino-Tarrant
2019-03-06SenateAdded as Chief Co-Sponsor Sen. Julie A. Morrison
2019-03-05SenatePlaced on Calendar Order of 2nd Reading
2019-03-05SenateDo Pass Veterans Affairs; 009-000-000
2019-02-27SenateAssigned to Veterans Affairs
2019-02-15SenateReferred to Assignments
2019-02-15SenateFirst Reading
2019-02-15SenateFiled with Secretary by Sen. Andy Manar

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