Sunday, May 28, 2017

School Code update now available

The Illinois Association of School Boards has received shipment of the 2017 Illinois School Code Supplement.

Copies of the Supplement will automatically be mailed to school districts and others who previously purchased copies of the 2016-2017 School Code Service. There is no need to place additional orders.

All new sales of the School Code Service include both the 2016 Code and the 2017 Supplement until the 2018 Code becomes available next year.

The Supplement includes print and digital versions of the entire publication. Accessed by a digital code that was attached to the inside cover of the School Code book, the digital version includes an updated version of the complete School Code, current through all of the 2016 legislative session. The online access also includes annotations with case law and other references, all Illinois State Board of Education rules, and text of court cases cited in the annotations.

The 2016-2017 School Code Service carries a large number of additional statutes pertinent to the public schools, including selected election and pension laws, Educational Labor Relations Act, Open Meetings Act, Freedom of Information Act, Economic Disclosure Section of the Governmental Ethics Act, Truth in Taxation Act, Local Records Act, Personnel Record Review Act, Prevailing Wage Act, Emancipation of Mature Minors Act, Local Government and Governmental Employees Tort Immunity Act, Gift Ban Act, pertinent sections from the Juvenile Court Act, School Visitation Rights Act, and a complete index.

The 2016-2017 School Code Service may be obtained from IASB for $55 each ($45 for IASB members) plus a $7 per order shipping fee.

For more information or to place orders, call 217/528-9688, ext.1108, or visit the online bookstore.