IASB Legislative Report 101-16
Date PostedMay 13, 2020
LEGISLATURE TO RETURN TO SESSION
The Illinois General Assembly has scheduled a return to Springfield after a two-month hiatus because of the coronavirus pandemic. Both the House of Representatives and the Senate will reconvene session next Wednesday through Friday, May 20-22. In order to comply with social distancing orders, the House will meet at the Bank of Springfield convention center and the Senate will meet in the Capitol in the Senate chambers. A list of specific safety precautions was sent to all General Assembly members.
The full IASB Legislative Report 101-16 includes topics to be included in the session, including discussion of the coronavirus pandemic and results such as labor-pushed employee rights initiatives and codification of some of the education-related executive orders and guidance documents.
IASB Governmental Relations Directors Deanna Sullivan and Zach Messersmith previewed the legislature's return last week.
Webinar: General Assembly to Return to Session
The Illinois General Assembly has scheduled a return to Springfield after a two-month hiatus because of the coronavirus pandemic. Before the Illinois House and Senate convene on Wednesday, May 20, learn from the IASB Government Relations team what issues will be discussed and how you can advocate for your school district. Please join us for a Zoom webinar on Tuesday, May 19 at 2 p.m., offered free as a benefit of IASB membership. Register here.