2019-2020 Wisconsin Legislature

Senate Bill 414

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: S - Education

Important Actions (newest first)

Date / House Action Journal
11/19/2019 Sen.Public hearing held 


Date / House Action Journal
9/17/2019 Sen.Introduced by Senators Olsen, Johnson, Nass, Carpenter, Jacque, Marklein, L. Taylor and Wanggaard;
cosponsored by Representatives Thiesfeldt, Vruwink, Ballweg, Bowen, Brostoff, Gundrum, Haywood, James, Krug, Kuglitsch, Mursau, L. Myers, Ramthun, Sanfelippo, Skowronski, Tusler and Dittrich
9/17/2019 Sen.Read first time and referred to Committee on Education374
10/9/2019 Sen.Fiscal estimate received 
10/31/2019 Sen.Representative Wichgers added as a cosponsor470
11/8/2019 Sen.Representative Edming added as a cosponsor498
11/13/2019 Sen.Representative Vruwink withdrawn as a cosponsor503
11/19/2019 Sen.Public hearing held 
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