Government Relations

Government Relations Legislative Update

Government Relations Legislative Update

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

Thursday, June 21, 2012

2012 Study Committees Announced

The Joint Legislative Council recently announced its interim study committees for 2012.  Study committees are established by the Joint Legislative Council during the Legislature's interim period in even-numbered years to examine major issues and problems identified by the Legislature.  The study committees are made up of legislators and citizens who are interested in or knowledgeable about the study topic.  Click here to see the complete list of the 2012 study committees, including a brief description of the study topic, committee membership, and the respective chairs and vice chairs.  Upcoming meetings, agendas, committee handouts, and minutes will be posted there as well. 
2012 Fall Election Dates and Candidates List
The partisan fall primary will be held on August 14 with the general election scheduled for November 6.  See the GAB list of state and federal candidates who will appear on the ballot this fall.