Southwest Suburban Federation of Teachers

Southwest Suburban Federation of Teachers

AFT Local 943

RETIREES WILL NOT BE PENALIZED FOR SUBSTITUTE TEACHING 120 DAYS A YEAR

Jun 08, 2018

RTA proposed legislation, Sponsored by Senator Andy Manar, has passed both chambers unanimously, 111-0 in the House and 58-0 in the Senate.

The language from the previous bill HB 3080 was amended onto House Bill 5627.  This bill increases the amount of employment as a teacher that a retired teacher may perform without impairing retirement status; allows 120 paid days or 600 paid hours in a school year, but not more than 100 paid days in the same classroom.

This legislation has an immediate effective date so will go into effect as soon as it is signed by the Governor.

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