May 14, 2021

This summary lists the bills that were reported passed by the Senate on May 13. More information about these bills is available at the Illinois General Assembly Web site at https://ilga.gov/ .

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Bills that were reported passed by the Senate on May 13

Assessment, Learning Loss Prevention (SB 2088):  Provides that state policy advocates, early childhood administrators, and other stakeholders are included as members of the Illinois State Board of Education’s committee relating to kindergarten assessment. Also adds, as a goal of the Whole Child Task Force, recommending legislation, policies, and practices to prevent learning loss in students during periods of suspension and expulsion, including, but not limited to, remote instruction.

Municipal ID Cards (SB 2460): Permits the use of municipal identification (ID) cards from Illinois as a secondary form of identification when applying for state services and for entry into state buildings. States that an Illinois municipal ID card may not be sufficient to access certain secure areas within the premises and may require additional authorization or identification at the discretion of the premises’ security, the Illinois Department of Central Management Services, or the user agency.