Government Relations

Government Relations Legislative Update

Government Relations Legislative Update

Updates on state and federal issues relating to the UW System.

Tuesday, February 15, 2011

Budget Adjustment Legislation Update

The Legislative Fiscal Bureau (LFB) has released a 44-page document that summarizes the proposed budget adjustment legislation and its fiscal effects.  The LFB has also released a list of non-fiscal policy items included in the budget adjustment bill.

The anticipated time line for the proposed legislation is a Joint Finance Committee public hearing at 10:00 today followed by a vote later today or tomorrow.  The full legislature is expected to take up the bill on Thursday and Friday.  Live coverage of the public hearing can be viewed at: