Record of Committee Proceedings

Committee on Education

Assembly Bill 248

Relating to: incorporating financial literacy in public schools' curriculum and statewide standardized examinations and requiring that it be covered during orientation programs at the University of Wisconsin System and the technical colleges.

By Representatives Krug, Edming, Mursau, A. Ott, Tauchen and Subeck; cosponsored by Senator Marklein.

May 27, 2015              Referred to Committee on Education

July 16, 2015               Public Hearing Held

Present:       (13)      Representative Thiesfeldt; Representatives Kitchens, Jagler, Rodriguez, R. Brooks, Horlacher, Murphy, Quinn, Hutton, Pope, Genrich, Barnes and Considine.

Absent:       (0)        None.

Excused:     (2)        Representatives Knudson and Sinicki.

Appearances For

·      Scott Krug - State Representative

Appearances Against

·      Dan  Rossmiller - Wis. Association of School Boards

·      Jennifer Kammerud - DPI

·      Shelia  Briggs - DPI

Appearances for Information Only

·      Laura  DeGolier - NAIFA

·      Cynthia Bong - NAIFA

·      Michael  Semmann - Wis. Bankers Association

·      Jeff Buhrandt - UW System

Registrations For

·      Howard Marklein - State Senator

Registrations Against

·      None.

Registrations for Information Only

·      None.

April 07, 2016             Failed to pass pursuant to Senate Joint Resolution 1


Hariah Hutkowski

Committee Clerk