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SB 2043 - Appropriates Funds for Higher Education - Key Vote

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Legislation - Veto Override Failed (House) (69-48) - (Key vote)

Title: Appropriates Funds for Higher Education

Vote Result
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Vote Smart's Synopsis:

Vote to override a veto of a bill that appropriates funds for higher education, effective immediately.

Highlights:
  • Appropriates $397.07 million to the Illinois Student Assistance Commission for Monetary Award Program (MAP) grants for eligible students (Sec. 5).
  • Appropriates $274.60 million to the Illinois Community College Board for qualifying community colleges and the City Colleges of Chicago (Sec. 10).
  • Appropriates $17.57 million to the Illinois Community College Board for costs associated with career and technical education activities (Sec. 15).
  • Appropriates funds to the Illinois Community College Board for local education providers, including the following amounts (Sec. 20):
    • $21.57 million for adult education and literacy; and
    • $10.70 million for performance-based awards.
  • Specifies that funds appropriated by the provisions of this bill are valid only for costs incurred between July 1, 2015 and June 30, 2016 (Sec. 998).

 

Note:

NOTE: A THREE- FIFTHS MAJORITY OF THE ELECTED MEMBERS IS REQUIRED TO OVERRIDE A GOVERNOR'S VETO.

Legislation - Veto Override Passed (Senate) (37-17) - (Key vote)

Title: Appropriates Funds for Higher Education

Vote Result
Yea Votes
Nay Votes
Vote Smart's Synopsis:

Vote to override a veto of a bill that appropriates funds for higher education, effective immediately.

Highlights:
  • Appropriates $397.07 million to the Illinois Student Assistance Commission for Monetary Award Program (MAP) grants for eligible students (Sec. 5).
  • Appropriates $274.60 million to the Illinois Community College Board for qualifying community colleges and the City Colleges of Chicago (Sec. 10).
  • Appropriates $17.57 million to the Illinois Community College Board for costs associated with career and technical education activities (Sec. 15).
  • Appropriates funds to the Illinois Community College Board for local education providers, including the following amounts (Sec. 20):
    • $21.57 million for adult education and literacy; and
    • $10.70 million for performance-based awards.
  • Specifies that funds appropriated by the provisions of this bill are valid only for costs incurred between July 1, 2015 and June 30, 2016 (Sec. 998).

 

Note:

NOTE: A THREE- FIFTHS MAJORITY OF THE ELECTED MEMBERS IS REQUIRED TO OVERRIDE A GOVERNOR'S VETO.

Legislation - Vetoed (Executive) -

Title: Appropriates Funds for Higher Education

Legislation - Concurrence Vote Passed (Senate) (36-12) -
Legislation - Bill Passed With Amendment (House) (67-42) - (Key vote)

Title: Appropriates Funds for Higher Education

Vote Result
Yea Votes
Nay Votes
Vote Smart's Synopsis:

Vote to pass a bill that appropriates funds for higher education, effective immediately.

Highlights:
  • Appropriates $397.07 million to the Illinois Student Assistance Commission for Monetary Award Program (MAP) grants for eligible students (Sec. 5).
  • Appropriates $274.60 million to the Illinois Community College Board for qualifying community colleges and the City Colleges of Chicago (Sec. 10).
  • Appropriates $17.57 million to the Illinois Community College Board for costs associated with career and technical education activities (Sec. 15).
  • Appropriates funds to the Illinois Community College Board for local education providers, including the following amounts (Sec. 20):
    • $21.57 million for adult education and literacy; and
    • $10.70 million for performance-based awards.
  • Specifies that funds appropriated by the provisions of this bill are valid only for costs incurred between July 1, 2015 and June 30, 2016 (Sec. 998).

 

Legislation - Bill Passed (Senate) (37-0) -
Legislation - Introduced (Senate) -

Title: Appropriates Funds for Higher Education

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