Record of Committee Proceedings

Committee on Colleges and Universities

Assembly Bill 371

Relating to: uniform course numbering and the transfer of course credits among technical colleges and University of Wisconsin System schools, and eliminating certain restrictions on the respective educational roles of the University of Wisconsin System and the Technical College System.

By Representatives Murphy, Wichgers, Kulp, Kerkman, Vorpagel, Nygren, Felzkowski, Mursau, Ramthun, Zimmerman, Knodl and Tittl; cosponsored by Senators Jacque and Stroebel.

August 12, 2019         Referred to Committee on Colleges and Universities

September 12, 2019    Public Hearing Held

Present:       (11)      Representative Murphy; Representatives Duchow, Wittke, Summerfield, Krug, Shankland, Billings, Stubbs, Emerson, Hesselbein and Anderson.

Absent:       (0)        None.

Excused:     (5)        Representatives Tranel, Ballweg, Stafsholt, Quinn and Petryk.

Appearances For

·      Rep. Dave Murphy - 56th Assembly District

·      Sen. Andre Jacque - 1st Senate District

·      Robyn Ludtke - Waukesha County Business Alliance

Appearances Against

·      None.

Appearances for Information Only

·      Jeff Buhrandt - UW System

·      President Morna Foy - WI Technical College System

·      Mike Alexander - UW-Green Bay

·      Chris Head - UW-Milwaukee

·      Steve Hahn - UW-Madison

·      Scott Onczarek - UW-Madison

·      Glen Schwalbach

Registrations For

·      None.

Registrations Against

·      Kathi Kilgore - Academic Staff Professionals Representation Organization

Registrations for Information Only

·      Jim Lemerond - Lakeshore Technical College

March 26, 2020           Failed to pass pursuant to Senate Joint Resolution 1


Diane Handrick

Committee Clerk