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The Illinois Senate passed Senate Bill 231 yesterday by a vote of 31-21-3. State Senator Daniel Biss voted present. The bill has been sent to the House.

If enacted, School District 65 would lose $6.9 million per year and School District 202 would lose $3.1 million per year in State funding, once the phase-in is completed, according to a table presented to legislators.

A link to an article appearing in the RoundTable about SB 231 is below.