110 ILCS 947/65.56 new
Amends the Higher Education Student Assistance Act. Establishes
the Ryan Loan Repayment for Teachers Program, which requires the
Illinois Student Assistance Commission to award a grant to each
qualified applicant in an amount equal to the amount of educational
loans forgiven on behalf of the qualified applicant pursuant to
federal programs of loan forgiveness for teachers and child care
providers. Effective July 1, 2003.
HOUSE AMENDMENT NO. 1.
Deletes everything after the enacting clause. Reinserts the
contents of the bill with the following changes. Changes the name of
the program to the George H. Ryan Loan Repayment for Teachers Program.
Provides that the maximum amount of a grant is $5,000. Requires an
applicant to have fulfilled the obligations set forth by Sections 424
and 425 of Title IV of the Higher Education Amendments of 1998 in this
State in order to qualify. Effective July 1, 2003.
FEB-11-2002 H FILED WITH CLERK
FEB-11-2002 H FIRST READING
FEB-11-2002 H REFERRED TO HOUSE RULES COMMITTEE RULES
FEB-13-2002 H ASSIGNED TO COMMITTEE HIGHER ED
FEB-22-2002 H AMENDMENT NO. 01-HIGHER ED H
FEB-22-2002 H ADOPTED
FEB-22-2002 H DO PASS AMENDED/SHORT DEBATE 010-000-000 HHED
FEB-22-2002 H PLACED CALENDAR 2ND READING-SHORT DEBATE
MAR-21-2002 H AMENDMENT NO. 02-WIRSING
MAR-21-2002 H AMENDMENT REFERRED TO HRUL
MAR-21-2002 H CALENDAR ORDER 2ND READING-SHORT DEBATE
MAR-22-2002 H SECOND READING-SHORT DEBATE
MAR-22-2002 H HELD ON CAL ORDER 2ND RDG - SHORT DEBATE
APR-05-2002 H RE-REFERRED TO RULES COMM/RULE 19(A) RULES HRUL
JAN-07-2003 H SESSION SINE DIE
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