HB 4011

  • Illinois House Bill
  • 101st Regular Session
  • Introduced in House
  • House
  • Senate
  • Governor

Sch Cd-Excused Absence-Holiday

Abstract

Amends the Compulsory Attendance of Pupils Article of the School Code. Provides that the list of religious holidays prescribed by a school board on which it shall be mandatory to excuse a child must include Eid al-Fitr, Eid al-Adha, Diwali, Vaisakhi, Onam, Yom Kippur, and Rosh Hashanah. House Floor Amendment No. 1 Adds reference to: 105 ILCS 5/26-2b from Ch. 122, par. 26-2b Replaces everything after the enacting clause. Amends the Compulsory Attendance of Pupils Article of the School Code. Provides that a child may be absent from a public school because of religious reasons, including the observance of a religious holiday or participation in religious instruction. Removes the provision that requires a school board to prescribe rules relative to absences for religious holidays, including a list of religious holidays on which it shall be mandatory to excuse a child's absence. Provides instead that a district superintendent shall develop and distribute to schools appropriate procedures with regard to an absence.

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Jul 09, 2020

House

Added Co-Sponsor Rep. Mary Edly-Allen

Jun 23, 2020

House

Rule 19(b) / Re-referred to Rules Committee

Mar 04, 2020

House

House Floor Amendment No. 1 Adopted

House

Second Reading - Short Debate

House

Added Co-Sponsor Rep. Carol Ammons

House

Placed on Calendar Order of 3rd Reading - Short Debate

Feb 26, 2020

House

Added Co-Sponsor Rep. Joyce Mason

House

House Floor Amendment No. 1 Recommends Be Adopted Elementary & Secondary Education: School Curriculum & Policies Committee; 018-000-000

Feb 25, 2020

House

House Floor Amendment No. 1 Rules Refers to Elementary & Secondary Education: School Curriculum & Policies Committee

Feb 19, 2020

House

House Floor Amendment No. 1 Filed with Clerk by Rep. Daniel Didech

House

House Floor Amendment No. 1 Referred to Rules Committee

Feb 05, 2020

House

Chief Co-Sponsor Changed to Rep. Karina Villa

House

Do Pass / Short Debate Elementary & Secondary Education: School Curriculum & Policies Committee; 016-003-000

House

Placed on Calendar 2nd Reading - Short Debate

House

Added Co-Sponsor Rep. John Connor

House

Added Co-Sponsor Rep. Jonathan Carroll

House

Added Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. Karina Villa

House

Added Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. Rita Mayfield

House

Chief Co-Sponsor Changed to Rep. Rita Mayfield

Jan 29, 2020

House

Added Co-Sponsor Rep. Rita Mayfield

House

Removed Co-Sponsor Rep. Rita Mayfield

Jan 28, 2020

House

Assigned to Elementary & Secondary Education: School Curriculum & Policies Committee

Jan 08, 2020

House

Referred to Rules Committee

House

First Reading

Jan 02, 2020

House

Added Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. Diane Pappas

House

Chief Co-Sponsor Changed to Rep. Diane Pappas

Dec 30, 2019

House

Added Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. Yehiel M. Kalish

House

Filed with the Clerk by Rep. Daniel Didech

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