Government Relations

Government Relations Legislative Update

Government Relations Legislative Update

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

Wednesday, September 7, 2011

State legislative update

Agenda Revised for Sept 8th Assembly Higher Education Committee hearing

The Assembly Colleges and Universities Committee has issued a revised agenda for tomorrow's public hearing.  A legislative proposal relating to differential tuition and another proposal relating to Minnesota-Wisconsin Reciprocity were withdrawn.  See the revised hearing notice here.

Legislature expected to meet in floor session once in September

While the next legislative floor period is scheduled for September 13-22, leadership has indicated that September 13 will likely be the only day the legislature will be in session during that period.