Record of Committee Proceedings

Committee on Children and Families

Assembly Bill 797

Relating to: a Department of Children and Families pilot project to expand four-year-old kindergarten programs and making an appropriation.

By Representatives Rodriguez, Anderson, Duchow, Mursau and Young; cosponsored by Senators Wanggaard, Johnson, L. Taylor and Darling.

December 27, 2017     Referred to Committee on Children and Families

February 21, 2018       Public Hearing Held

Present:       (10)      Representative Kitchens; Representatives Snyder, Vorpagel, Kerkman, Ballweg, Pronschinske, Krug, Gundrum, C. Taylor and Billings.

Absent:       (0)        None.

Excused:     (2)        Representatives Subeck and Bowen.

Appearances For

·      Rep. Jessie Rodriguez - 21st Assembly District

·      Jeff Neubauer - Higher Expectations for Racine County

·      Jonathan Delagrave - Racine County

·      Amy Shepherd - Racine Unified School District

Appearances Against

·      None.

Appearances for Information Only

·      None.

Registrations For

·      None.

Registrations Against

·      None.

Registrations for Information Only

·      None.

March 22, 2018           Failed to pass pursuant to Senate Joint Resolution 1


Matthew Rohrbeck

Committee Clerk