Charter Bus Contracts Must Have Specific Language P.A. 093-0644April 2004Illinois Law Update, Page 176All contracts for providing charter bus services for the sole purpose of transporting students regularly enrolled in grade 12 or below to or from interscholastic athletic or interscholastic or school sponsored activities.
Community College Board Adopts AmendmentsFebruary 2004Illinois Law Update, Page 70The Illinois Community College Board recently amended 23 Ill. Adm. Code 1501, governing the administration of the Illinois Public Community College Act.
Changes in place for teacher and administrator certificationJuly 2003Illinois Law Update, Page 332The Illinois State Board of Education recently amended 23 Ill Adm Code 25, related to administrator and teacher certification. The amendments, effective April 28, 2003, are designed to implement two major components of P.A. 92-796.
College saving in Illinois; a new carrot and stickBy Helen W. GunnarssonOctober 2002Lawpulse, Page 506Illinois residents have another incentive to invest in Illinois' Bright Start college savings program; and a disincentive to participate in plans offered by other states.
Legislation prohibits alcohol on public school property P.A. 92-0507April 2002Illinois Law Update, Page 176Legislation recently signed into law by Gov. Ryan amends the Liquor Control Act of 1934 by providing that any person in possession of alcoholic liquor on public school district property during school days or at events on public school district property when children are present is guilty of a petty offense.
New guidelines adopted for school disciplineApril 2002Illinois Law Update, Page 176On January 16, 2002, the State Board of Education (board) adopted amendments to section 1 of the Illinois Administrative Code. 23 Ill Adm Code 1.