Rules


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 to Part 50 (Evaluation of Educator Licensed Employees under Articles 24A and 34 of the School Code)

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

Summary of Action              Text of Rulemaking
Filed and effective July 23, 2015; final posting is pending.
Proposed Amendments to Part 228 (Transitional Bilingual Education)

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

Summary of Action              Text of Rulemaking
Filed and effective July 23, 2015; final posting is pending.
Proposed Rules for Part 600 (Enrollment of and Payment for Nonresident Students at the Philip J. Rock Center and School)

To review the 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
JFiled and effective July 23, 2015; final posting is pending.
Proposed Amendments for Part 210 (Illinois Hope and Opportunity Pathways through Education Program)

Summary of Action              Text of Rulemaking
The public comment period has ended; Board adoption is pending.
Proposed Amendments for Part 232 (Summer Bridges Program)

Summary of Action              Text of Rulemaking
The public comment period has ended; Board adoption is pending.
Proposed Amendments for Part 240 (Alternative Learning Opportunities Program)

Summary of Action              Text of Rulemaking
The public comment period has ended; Board adoption is pending.
Proposed Amendments for Part 1 (Public Schools Evaluation, Recognition and Supervision)

Summary of Action              Text of Rulemaking
The public comment period has ended; Board adoption is pending.
Proposed Amendments for Part 25 (Educator Licensure)

Summary of Action              Text of Rulemaking
The public comment period has ended; Board adoption is pending.
Proposed Amendments for Part 26 (Standards for Endorsements in Early Childhood Education and in Elementary Education)

Summary of Action              Text of Rulemaking
The public comment period has ended; Board adoption is pending.
Proposed Amendments for Part 405 (Payments to Certain Facilities under Section 14-7.05 of the School Code)

Summary of Action              Text of Rulemaking
The public comment period has ended; Board adoption is pending.
Proposed Amendments for Part 226 (Special Education)

Summary of Action              Text of Rulemaking
Public Comment Due: August 17, 2015.
Proposed Amendments for Part 401 (Special Education Facilities under Section 14-7.02 of the School Code)


Summary of Action              Text of Rulemaking
Public Comment Due: August 17, 2015.