Government Relations

Government Relations Legislative Update

Government Relations Legislative Update

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

Monday, February 3, 2014

Senate Higher Ed Committee to Meet This Wednesday

The Senate Committee on Universities and Technical Colleges will be holding a public hearing on Wednesday, Feb. 5.  Among the agenda items are: SB 222 relating to citations to underage persons for alcohol beverages violations and disciplinary sanctions against University of Wisconsin System students for such violations;  SB 376 (Higher Education-Lower Debt Bill); and SB 406 relating to changing the names of Wisconsin higher education grants and tuition grants to "Wisconsin grants".  For additional information, please see the committee hearing notice.