HB 5587

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

Shc Cd-Naturalization Test


Amends the School Code to require a high school to include in its curriculum a unit of instruction about the process of naturalization by which a foreign citizen or foreign national becomes a U.S. citizen. Provides that the course of instruction shall include content from the components of the naturalization test administered by the U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services. Provides that each school board shall determine the minimum amount of instructional time required. Effective immediately.

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Jun 23, 2020


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

Mar 17, 2020


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

Feb 18, 2020


First Reading


Referred to Rules Committee


Added Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. Barbara Hernandez

Feb 14, 2020


Filed with the Clerk by Rep. Aaron M. Ortiz

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