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Proposed Rules and Amendments


The following chart shows all the rules of the State Board that are undergoing some kind of change at this time.  As rulemaking actions are completed and changes take effect, items will be deleted from the top of the chart.  As new rulemaking actions are initiated, they will be added to the bottom of the chart, along with their respective deadlines for public comment.  Public comment may be submitted on any item for which the deadline has not yet passed, either via e-mail (addressed to rules@isbe.net) or via standard mail (addressed to Shelley Helton, Agency Rules Coordinator, ISBE, 100 North First Street - S-493, Springfield, Illinois 62777-0001).  To check on the status of any item whose comment period has already ended, send an inquiry to rules@isbe.net. To view any of the State Board's rules as they are currently in effect, go to "Rules Currently in Effect".

Title and Number of the Part Status
Proposed Amendments for Part 30 (Programs for the Preparation of Principals in Illinois)

The version of these amendments adopted by the State Board is identical to the version that the Board initially reviewed in September 2015 and can be viewed here.

Summary of Action              Text of Rulemaking
Filed and effective January 27, 2016; final posting is pending. 
Proposed Amendments for Part 180 (Health/Life Safety Code for Public Schools)

The version of these amendments adopted by the State Board is identical to the version that the Board initially reviewed in September 2015 and can be viewed here.

Summary of Action              Text of Rulemaking
Filed and effective January 27, 2016; final posting is pending. 
Proposed Amendments for Part 260 (Reading Improvement Program)

The version of these amendments adopted by the State Board is identical to the version that the Board initially reviewed in September 2015 and can be viewed here.

Summary of Action              Text of Rulemaking
Filed and effective January 27, 2016; final posting is pending. 
Proposed Amendments for Part 675 (Providers of Supplemental Educational Services)

The version of these amendments adopted by the State Board is identical to the version that the Board initially reviewed in September 2015 and can be viewed here.

Summary of Action              Text of Rulemaking
Filed and effective January 27, 2016; final posting is pending. 
Proposed Amendments for Part 1 (Public Schools Evaluation, Recognition and Supervision)

To review changes made in response to public comment and the rationale for those changes, click here. Please note that any changes subsequently made in response to the Joint Committee on Administrative Rules will not be included in that comment.

Summary of Action              Text of Rulemaking
Filed and effective January 27, 2016; final posting is pending. 
Proposed Amendments for Part 25 (Educator Licensure)

The version of these amendments adopted by the State Board is identical to the version that the Board initially reviewed in September 2015. The public comment received can be viewed here.

Summary of Action              Text of Rulemaking
Adopted by the Board January 6, 2016; JCAR review is pending.
Proposed Amendments for Part 1 (Public Schools Evaluation, Recognition and Supervision)

The version of these amendments adopted by the State Board is identical to the version that the Board initially reviewed in October 2015 and can be viewed here.

Summary of Action              Text of Rulemaking
Adopted by the Board January 6, 2016; JCAR review is pending.
Proposed Amendments forPart 425 (Voluntary Registration and Recognition of Nonpublic Schools)

The version of these amendments adopted by the State Board is identical to the version that the Board initially reviewed in October 2015 and can be viewed here.

Summary of Action              Text of Rulemaking
Adopted by the Board January 6, 2016; JCAR review is pending.
Proposed Amendments for Part 525 (Regional Offices of Education and Intermediate Services)

The version of these amendments adopted by the State Board is identical to the version that the Board initially reviewed in October 2015 and can be viewed here.

Summary of Action              Text of Rulemaking
Adopted by the Board January 6, 2016; JCAR review is pending.
Proposed Amendments for Part 1 (Public Schools Evaluation, Recognition and Supervision)

Summary of Action              Text of Rulemaking
Public Comment Due:  April 11, 2016
Proposed Amendments for Part 27 (Standards for Endorsements in Specific Teaching Fields)

Summary of Action              Text of Rulemaking
Public Comment Due:  April 11, 2016