2019-2020 Wisconsin Legislature

Senate Bill 403

An Act to amend 36.35 (1); and to create 36.02 and 227.01 (13) (Lo) of the statutes; Relating to: free expression within the University of Wisconsin System, providing an exemption from rule-making procedures, and granting rule-making authority.

Status: S - Universities, Technical Colleges, Children and Families

Important Actions (newest first)

Date / House Action Journal
1/22/2020 Sen.Public hearing held 


Date / House Action Journal
9/16/2019 Sen.Introduced by Senators Kapenga, Stroebel, Bernier, Craig and Olsen;
cosponsored by Representatives Horlacher, Vos, Murphy, Allen, Brandtjen, Dittrich, Duchow, Edming, Felzkowski, Gundrum, James, Katsma, Kitchens, Knodl, Krug, Kuglitsch, Kulp, Macco, Magnafici, Quinn, Ramthun, Rohrkaste, Skowronski, Sortwell, Steffen, Tauchen, Thiesfeldt and Tusler
9/16/2019 Sen.Read first time and referred to Committee on Universities, Technical Colleges, Children and Families371
9/30/2019 Sen.Representative Wittke added as a cosponsor407
11/19/2019 Sen.Senate Substitute Amendment 1 offered by Senator Kapenga508
1/22/2020 Sen.Public hearing held 
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