New Vaccine Requirements For Illinois StudentsIllinois requires students enrolling in school to be up-to-date on immunizations. Students enrolling in kindergarten for the first time in an Illinois school must have an eye exam by a licensed optometrist or a medical doctor.
McCarthy Criticizes Training Requirement In Concealed Carry MeasureChicago’s top cop said Monday the concealed carry legislation approved by state lawmakers last week should have mandated more training before a person can carry a concealed fiream.
University Of Chicago Does Away With Swim Test RequirementFor college students at the University of Chicago, the swim test will soon be history, along with the physical fitness and endurance tests that led many students to end up with a gym requirement.
State Ends Requirement Of Proof Of Genital Surgery For Birth Certificate Gender ChangesThe State of Illinois is ending the requirement that people who change their gender on their birth certificates submit proof of genital surgery.
State Board Of Ed Weighs Cutting Bus Service RequirementLocal school districts could find themselves further strapped for dollars if the state Board of Education goes ahead and changes the rules on busing students.
Ill. House Committee Approves Bill Requiring Ultrasounds Before AbortionIllinois state lawmakers who oppose abortion are trying to make it harder for women to make the decision to abort.