HB 332

  • Illinois House Bill
  • 102nd Regular Session
  • Introduced in House Apr 21, 2021
  • Passed House Apr 21, 2021
  • Passed Senate May 25, 2021
  • Signed by Governor Jul 23, 2021

Bd Higher Ed-Course Materials

Abstract

Amends the Board of Higher Education Act. Provides that each public institution of higher education shall study and issue a report on the cost-saving methods and practices utilized by the public institution for improving students' timely access to required course materials and the affordability of required course materials. Sets forth the required areas of study that must be included in the report. Provides that the report from each public institution must be submitted to the Board of Higher Education or Illinois Community College Board no later than August 1, 2022. Provides that no later than February 1, 2023, the Board of Higher Education and the Illinois Community College Board shall submit a joint report to the Governor and General Assembly that summarizes the findings from the reports submitted by public institutions. Requires the Board of Higher Education and the Illinois Community College Board to post each institution's report and the joint report on their respective websites. Effective immediately. House Committee Amendment No. 1 Deletes reference to: 110 ILCS 205/9.40 new Adds reference to: New Act Replaces everything after the enacting clause. Creates the College Course Materials Affordability and Equitable Access Collaborative Study Act. Provides that the College Course Materials Affordability and Equitable Access Task Force is created within the Illinois Student Assistance Commission. Sets forth the membership of the task force. Provides that the duties of the task force are to (i) conduct a collaborative college course materials affordability and equitable access study, (ii) examine the cost-saving methods and practices utilized by public and private institutions of higher learning in this State and throughout the United States for improving students' equitable first-day-of-class access to required course materials and conduct an affordability comparison of providing students' course materials, including digital learning tools, and (iii) submit a report of its findings to the Governor, the General Assembly, and the Illinois Student Assistance Commission. Contains provisions concerning meetings, expenses, Commission assistance, collaboration, and reporting. Dissolves the task force on March 31, 2024, and repeals the Act on March 31, 2025. Effective immediately.

Bill Sponsors (23)

Votes


Actions


Jul 23, 2021

House

Governor Approved

House

Public Act . . . . . . . . . 102-0122

House

Effective Date July 23, 2021

Jun 23, 2021

House

Sent to the Governor

May 25, 2021

House

Passed Both Houses

Senate

Third Reading - Passed; 056-000-000

May 20, 2021

Senate

Added as Alternate Co-Sponsor Sen. Steve Stadelman

May 13, 2021

Senate

Placed on Calendar Order of 3rd Reading May 14, 2021

Senate

Second Reading

May 12, 2021

Senate

Do Pass Higher Education; 013-000-000

Senate

Placed on Calendar Order of 2nd Reading May 13, 2021

May 10, 2021

Senate

Added as Alternate Co-Sponsor Sen. Ann Gillespie

May 07, 2021

Senate

Added as Alternate Chief Co-Sponsor Sen. Jacqueline Y. Collins

Senate

Added as Alternate Co-Sponsor Sen. Sally J. Turner

May 06, 2021

Senate

Added as Alternate Co-Sponsor Sen. Doris Turner

Senate

Added as Alternate Co-Sponsor Sen. Bill Cunningham

May 05, 2021

Senate

Added as Alternate Co-Sponsor Sen. Meg Loughran Cappel

Senate

Added as Alternate Co-Sponsor Sen. Celina Villanueva

May 04, 2021

Senate

Assigned to Higher Education

Apr 29, 2021

Senate

Added as Alternate Co-Sponsor Sen. Cristina H. Pacione-Zayas

Senate

Added as Alternate Co-Sponsor Sen. Laura Ellman

Senate

Added as Alternate Co-Sponsor Sen. Julie A. Morrison

Senate

Added as Alternate Co-Sponsor Sen. Kimberly A. Lightford

Apr 22, 2021

Senate

Chief Senate Sponsor Sen. Laura M. Murphy

Senate

First Reading

Senate

Referred to Assignments

Apr 21, 2021

Senate

Placed on Calendar Order of First Reading April 22, 2021

Senate

Arrive in Senate

House

Third Reading - Consent Calendar - Passed 117-000-000

Apr 16, 2021

House

Third Reading - Consent Calendar - First Day

Apr 14, 2021

House

Second Reading - Consent Calendar

House

Placed on Calendar Order of 3rd Reading - Consent Calendar

House

Held on Calendar Order of Second Reading - Consent Calendar

Apr 08, 2021

House

Placed on Calendar 2nd Reading - Consent Calendar

Mar 23, 2021

House

Added Co-Sponsor Rep. Elizabeth Hernandez

Mar 19, 2021

House

Added Co-Sponsor Rep. Michael T. Marron

Mar 18, 2021

House

Do Pass as Amended / Consent Calendar Higher Education Committee; 010-000-000

House

House Committee Amendment No. 1 Adopted in Higher Education Committee; by Voice Vote

Mar 17, 2021

House

Added Co-Sponsor Rep. Carol Ammons

Mar 16, 2021

House

House Committee Amendment No. 1 Rules Refers to Higher Education Committee

Mar 15, 2021

House

House Committee Amendment No. 1 Referred to Rules Committee

House

House Committee Amendment No. 1 Filed with Clerk by Rep. Kelly M. Burke

Mar 11, 2021

House

Added Co-Sponsor Rep. Edgar Gonzalez, Jr.

Mar 02, 2021

House

Assigned to Higher Education Committee

Feb 22, 2021

House

Added Co-Sponsor Rep. Jeff Keicher

House

Added Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. Maurice A. West, II

House

Added Co-Sponsor Rep. Paul Jacobs

Feb 18, 2021

House

Added Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. Norine K. Hammond

Feb 05, 2021

House

Added Co-Sponsor Rep. Katie Stuart

Jan 29, 2021

House

Referred to Rules Committee

House

First Reading

Jan 27, 2021

House

Filed with the Clerk by Rep. Kelly M. Burke

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