2019-2020 Wisconsin Legislature

Assembly Bill 459

An Act to create 115.28 (56), 118.40 (2r) (b) 2. L., 118.40 (2x) (b) 2. L., 118.60 (2) (a) 9., 119.23 (2) (a) 9. and 121.02 (1) (k) 4. of the statutes; Relating to: incorporating cursive writing into the state model English language arts standards and requiring cursive writing in elementary grades. (FE)

Status: A - State Affairs

Important Actions (newest first)

Date / House Action Journal
11/13/2019 Asm.Representative Vruwink withdrawn as a coauthor395


Date / House Action Journal
9/18/2019 Asm.Introduced by Representatives Thiesfeldt, Vruwink, Ballweg, Bowen, Brostoff, Gundrum, James, Haywood, Krug, Kuglitsch, Mursau, L. Myers, Ramthun, Sanfelippo, Skowronski, Tusler and Dittrich;
cosponsored by Senators Olsen, Johnson, Nass, Carpenter, Jacque, Marklein, L. Taylor and Wanggaard
9/18/2019 Asm.Read first time and referred to Committee on State Affairs283
10/17/2019 Asm.Fiscal estimate received 
10/31/2019 Asm.Representative Wichgers added as a coauthor346
11/6/2019 Asm.Public hearing held 
11/8/2019 Asm.Representative Edming added as a coauthor382
11/13/2019 Asm.Representative Vruwink withdrawn as a coauthor395
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