Record of Committee Proceedings
Committee on Education
Assembly Bill 830
Relating to: an education savings account program for gifted and talented pupils, providing an exemption from emergency rule procedures, granting rule-making authority, and making an appropriation.
By Representatives Felzkowski, Fields, Jagler, Knodl, Krug, Mursau, Ott, Petryk, Sanfelippo, Thiesfeldt and Crowley; cosponsored by Senators Darling, Vukmir and Wanggaard.
January 12, 2018 Referred to Committee on Education
January 25, 2018 Public Hearing Held
Present: (15) Representative Thiesfeldt; Representatives Kitchens, Jagler, Rodriguez, Tusler, Mursau, Quinn, Duchow, Wichgers, Pope, Genrich, Considine, Hebl, Bowen and Vruwink.
Absent: (1) Representative Zimmerman.
Excused: (0) None.
· Jason Fields - State Representative
· Will Flanders - WILL
· Justin Moralez - AFC
· Tia Sierra - Lighthouse Christian School
· Mary Felzkowski - State Representative
· Jerry Ponio - State Senator Darling office staff
· Dan Rossmiller - WASB
Appearances for Information Only
· Sharon Schmeling - WI Council for Religious and Independent Schools
· Steve Baas - MMAC
· Jim Bender - School Choice WI
Registrations for Information Only
· Dee Pettack - DPI
February 07, 2018 Executive Session Held
Present: (14) Representative Thiesfeldt; Representatives Kitchens, Jagler, Rodriguez, Tusler, Mursau, Quinn, Duchow, Wichgers, Pope, Genrich, Hebl, Bowen and Vruwink.
Absent: (0) None.
Excused: (2) Representatives Zimmerman and Considine.
March 22, 2018 Failed to pass pursuant to Senate Joint Resolution 1