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Illinois General Assembly: SB1287 Rule 19(a) / Re-referred to Rules Committee

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By East Central Reporter Reports | May 11, 2019

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The following action was taken on May 10 in the House on Senate bill SB1287 ("sch cd-superintendent agreemnt"): "Rule 19(a) / Re-referred to Rules Committee."

The Rules Committees is a powerful standing committee in the House controlled by the majority. All legislation is assigned to the Rules Committee as a kind of legislative filter that sorts the more-than-6,000 bills introduced each year. The committee considers the legislation and often assigns it to other committees in order to be heard by other lawmakers. Sometimes, legislation dies in the Rules Committee if the committee decides it does not merit further consideration.

In the event that a committee fails to report to the House on a bill by applicable deadlines, it is automatically re-referred to the Rules Committee according to House rule 19(a). This is what happened with this bill.

The bill, as it was introduced in the Senate by Sen. Sue Rezin (R-38) on Feb. 7, "amends the School Code," according to the General Assembly website.

The following senator also co-sponsored the bill: Jason Plummer (R-54).

The following house representatives co-sponsored the bill: Dan Caulkins (R-101), Emanuel Chris Welch (D-7) and Blaine Wilhour (R-107).

The table below shows a history of actions for this bill through May 10.

Actions
Date
Chamber
Action
May 10
House
Rule 19(a) / Re-referred to Rules Committee
May 8
House
Added Alternate Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. Dan Caulkins
April 24
House
Assigned to Elementary & Secondary Education: Administration, Licensing & Charter School
April 17
House
Added Alternate Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. Blaine Wilhour
April 11
House
Referred to Rules Committee
April 11
House
First Reading
April 11
House
Chief House Sponsor Rep. Emanuel Chris Welch
April 10
House
Arrived in House
April 10
Senate
Added as Co-Sponsor Sen. Jason Plummer
April 10
Senate
Senate Floor Amendment No. 2 Tabled Pursuant to Rule 5-4(a
April 10
Senate
Third Reading - Passed
April 9
Senate
Senate Floor Amendment No. 2 Postponed - Education
April 9
Senate
Senate Floor Amendment No. 2 Recommend Do Adopt Education
April 9
Senate
Senate Floor Amendment No. 2 Assignments Refers to Education
April 5
Senate
Senate Floor Amendment No. 2 Referred to Assignments
April 5
Senate
Senate Floor Amendment No. 2 Filed with Secretary by Sen. Sue Rezin
March 26
Senate
Placed on Calendar Order of 3rd Reading March
March 26
Senate
Second Reading
March 20
Senate
Placed on Calendar Order of 2nd Reading March
March 20
Senate
Do Pass as Amended Education
March 19
Senate
Senate Committee Amendment No. 1 Adopted
March 19
Senate
Senate Committee Amendment No. 1 Assignments Refers to Education
March 15
Senate
Senate Committee Amendment No. 1 Referred to Assignments
March 15
Senate
Senate Committee Amendment No. 1 Filed with Secretary by Sen. Sue Rezin
Feb. 13
Senate
Assigned to Education
Feb. 7
Senate
Referred to Assignments
Feb. 7
Senate
First Reading
Feb. 7
Senate
Filed with Secretary by Sen. Sue Rezin

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