2019-2020 Wisconsin Legislature

Senate Bill 537

An Act to create 20.235 (1) (a) and 39.49 of the statutes; Relating to: veteran-related tuition grants for certain veterans and dependents enrolled in private nonprofit institutions of higher education and making an appropriation. (FE)

Status: S - Enrolled

Important Actions (newest first)

Date / House Action Journal
2/28/2020 Sen.Presented to the Governor on 2-28-2020 
2/20/2020 Asm.Read a third time and concurred in, Ayes 99, Noes 0657
2/19/2020 Sen.Read a third time and passed, Ayes 33, Noes 0696

History

Date / House Action Journal
10/31/2019 Sen.Introduced by Senators Darling, Kooyenga, Tiffany, Roth, Bewley, Feyen, Olsen and Wanggaard;
cosponsored by Representatives Kurtz, Dittrich, Horlacher, Krug, Kulp, Murphy, Mursau, Tusler, VanderMeer, Zimmerman and Thiesfeldt
468
10/31/2019 Sen.Read first time and referred to Committee on Universities, Technical Colleges, Children and Families468
11/15/2019 Sen.Fiscal estimate received 
11/25/2019 Sen.Senate Amendment 1 offered by Senator Darling516
12/4/2019 Sen.Public hearing held 
1/9/2020 Sen.Executive action taken 
1/10/2020 Sen.Report adoption of Senate Amendment 1 recommended by Committee on Universities, Technical Colleges, Children and Families, Ayes 7, Noes 0572
1/10/2020 Sen.Report passage as amended recommended by Committee on Universities, Technical Colleges, Children and Families, Ayes 7, Noes 0572
1/10/2020 Sen.Available for scheduling 
2/5/2020 Sen.Withdrawn from committee on Senate Organization and rereferred to joint committee on Finance pursuant to Senate Rule 46(2)(c)643
2/10/2020 Sen.Representative Wittke added as a cosponsor654
2/12/2020 Sen.Executive action taken 
2/12/2020 Sen.Report adoption of Senate Amendment 1 recommended by Joint Committee on Finance, Ayes 16, Noes 0666
2/12/2020 Sen.Report passage as amended recommended by Joint Committee on Finance, Ayes 16, Noes 0666
2/12/2020 Sen.Available for scheduling 
2/14/2020 Sen.Placed on calendar 2-19-2020 pursuant to Senate Rule 18(1)678
2/19/2020 Sen.Senator Carpenter added as a coauthor691
2/19/2020 Sen.Read a second time696
2/19/2020 Sen.Senate Amendment 1 adopted696
2/19/2020 Sen.Ordered to a third reading696
2/19/2020 Sen.Rules suspended696
2/19/2020 Sen.Read a third time and passed, Ayes 33, Noes 0696
2/19/2020 Sen.Senator Nass added as a coauthor691
2/19/2020 Sen.Ordered immediately messaged696
2/20/2020 Asm.Received from Senate640
2/20/2020 Asm.Read640
2/20/2020 Asm.Rules suspended to withdraw from Senate message and take up656
2/20/2020 Asm.Read a second time656
2/20/2020 Asm.Ordered to a third reading657
2/20/2020 Asm.Rules suspended657
2/20/2020 Asm.Read a third time and concurred in, Ayes 99, Noes 0657
2/20/2020 Asm.Representatives Skowronski and Spreitzer added as cosponsors657
2/20/2020 Asm.Ordered immediately messaged657
2/21/2020 Sen.Received from Assembly concurred in725
2/27/2020 Sen.Report correctly enrolled740
2/27/2020 Sen.LRB correction740
2/28/2020 Sen.Presented to the Governor on 2-28-2020 
 
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