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2015 Senate Bill 70: Extend, expand college job training subsidies to some employers
Introduced by Sen. Peter MacGregor R-Rockford on January 29, 2015
To make permanent a program authorized by a 2008 law that allows community colleges statewide borrow up $50 million to provide job training subsidies particular employers, and earmark certain future state income tax collections to repay the debt. Senate Bill 71 would eliminate the $50 million cap on these subsidies.   Official Text and Analysis.
Referred to the Senate Education Committee on January 29, 2015
Reported in the Senate on February 18, 2015
With the recommendation that the bill pass.
Amendment offered in the Senate on February 24, 2015
To remove an effective date provision.
The amendment passed by voice vote in the Senate on February 24, 2015
Received in the House on February 25, 2015
Referred to the House Appropriations Committee on February 25, 2015