Gay, Lesbian, & Straight Education Network - Model District Policy on Transgender and Gender Nonconforming Students, which outlines best practices for schools to ensure that all students are safe, included, and respected in school.Creates the Child Bereavement Leave Act and amends the State Finance Act.Provides that an employee may use specified amounts of bereavement leave to grieve the death of the employee's child, attend services, or make arrangements.In a school district other than the Chicago School District, a principal will have the responsibility to utilize the resources of law enforcement when the safety and welfare of students and teachers are threatened by illegal use of possession of weapons, or by illegal gang activity. As a general matter, Illinois law requires a minor who seeks medical treatment to obtain consent from a parent or guardian.There are, however, several exceptions.: The Illinois Supreme Court has recognized a common law “mature minor doctrine,” pursuant to which a trial judge can adjudicate a minor mature enough to consent to or refuse medical treatment where the evidence is clear and convincing that the minor is mature enough to appreciate the consequences of her actions and to exercise the judgment of an adult.
Note: Driving, for the purpose of DUI, means you just have to be in control of the car.These restrictions have different age limits, procedures, and penalties for not following the rules.Driving under the influence does not only mean driving under the influence of alcohol.Amends the Communicable Disease Prevention Act reporting requirements regarding children diagnosed with or testing positive for HIV or AIDS.The act previously required the Department of Public Health or local health departments to notify the principal of the child's school. Provides that all institutions of higher learning shall supply the student with the opportunity to per-authorize in writing the disclosure of certain private medical health information to a designated person.Created a Task Force on the Prevention of Sexual Assault.