2019-2020 Wisconsin Legislature

Senate Bill 744

An Act to amend 115.28 (55) (title); and to create 115.28 (56), 118.40 (2r) (b) 2. L., 118.40 (2x) (b) 2. L., 118.60 (2) (a) 9., 119.23 (2) (a) 9. and 121.02 (1) (L) 8. of the statutes; Relating to: incorporating the Holocaust and other genocides into the state model social studies standards and requiring instruction on the Holocaust and other genocides. (FE)

Status: S - Education

Important Actions (newest first)

Date / House Action Journal
4/1/2020 Sen.Failed to pass pursuant to Senate Joint Resolution 1798


Date / House Action Journal
1/29/2020 Sen.Introduced by Senators Darling, Kooyenga, Carpenter, Jacque, Johnson, Larson, Miller, Ringhand, Risser, Schachtner, Wanggaard, Hansen and Wirch;
cosponsored by Representatives Plumer, Subeck, Skowronski, Allen, Anderson, Billings, Bowen, Brostoff, Cabrera, Dittrich, Duchow, Goyke, Hesselbein, Hintz, Katsma, Knodl, Kulp, L. Myers, Ohnstad, Ott, Pronschinske, Quinn, Riemer, Rohrkaste, Sargent, Sinicki, Spreitzer, Stafsholt, Steffen, Stubbs, Tittl, Tusler, Vining, Vorpagel, Vruwink, Vos and Doyle
1/29/2020 Sen.Read first time and referred to Committee on Education621
1/31/2020 Sen.Representative Hutton added as a cosponsor632
2/3/2020 Sen.Representative Loudenbeck added as a cosponsor633
2/24/2020 Sen.Fiscal estimate received 
3/11/2020 Sen.Public hearing held 
3/19/2020 Sen.Representative Shankland added as a cosponsor785
4/1/2020 Sen.Failed to pass pursuant to Senate Joint Resolution 1798
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