Legislative Updates

Updated: 09/08/17
Date Link to Article
09/08/17 Joint Finance Passes Budget, Foxconn
08/24/17 Joint Finance Resumes Work
06/02/17 Continued Success on Budget Priorities in JFC
05/22/17 Success on Top Budget Priorities in JFC
05/11/17 JFC Schedules WTCS Budget Votes
04/13/17 Budget Update for Wisconsin Technical Colleges 04/03/17
04/03/17 Annual Budget Proposal Update 04/03/17
03/13/17 Annual Budget Proposal Update 3/13/17
03/09/17 2017-2018 Budget Update
02/08/17 Legislative Update
01/27/17 Legislative Update
11/07/16 2017-2018 Bills of Interest
09/27/16 Annual Budget Proposal 09/27/16
07/06/16 2015-2016 Bills of Interest
02/26/16 Bills of Interest - Special Update: College Affordability Package
12/18/15 Bills of Interest
7/13/15 Budget Update: Legislature Passes and Governor Signs 2015-17 Budget, now 2015 Act 55
6/02/15 Budget Update: Joint Finance Committee Completes Technical College-Related Budget Voting
5/06/15 Bills of Interest
4/24/15 Three of Four Technical College Priorities are Secured in Initial Budget Voting; Action Pending on Fourth
3/18/15 Bills of Interest
2/27/15 Technical College Priorities
2/05/15 Governor Announces 2015-2017 Budget Plans
1/05/15 Legislative Council Committee Ends
1/05/15 Wisconsin Legislative Leadership and Key Committees
1/05/15 Legislators by Technical College District
11/24/14 Local Board Governance of Wisconsin Technical Colleges
11/10/14 Legislators by Technical College District
8/20/14 Local Funding of Wisconsin Technical Colleges
7/24/14 Legislative Council Study Underway
6/12/14 First Legislative Council Study Committee Meeting Set
5/29/14 Study Committee Members Named
5/14/14 Bills of Interest - End of Session Report
4/25/14 Special Report: Technical College Responsiveness Threatened by Attacks on Local Governance and Funding
4/04/14 Legislative Update
3/05/14 SPECIAL REPORT: Special Session Bills Pass Both Houses
1/29/14 Legislative Update
1/23/14 Governor Proposes Major New Workforce Training Investment
1/22/14 Governor’s State of the State Address
1/15/14 Legislative Update
12/04/13 Bills of Interest
10/31/13 Bills of Interest
10/11/13 AB 177 Receives Public Hearing on Short Notice
10/02/13 Governor Announces “Working for Wisconsin” Workforce Development Bills Package
9/04/13 Bills of Interest
7/15/13 Bills of Interest
7/01/13 Governor Signs Budget Bill
6/10/13 Joint Finance Committee (JFC) Completes State Budget Work
5/30/13 Bills of Interest
5/24/13 $2 Million for Technical College Student Financial Aid Added to Budget Bill!
5/10/13 Joint Finance Committee Budget Action
4/19/13 Bills of Interest
3/19/13 Wisconsin Technical College District Board Governance
2/27/13 Bills of Interest
2/21/13 Governor’s State Budget Proposal Invests in Technical Colleges, Creates New Flexibility and New Accountability Measures
2/15/13 New Job Training Program and Grants Proposed
2/11/13 Governor Announces Major Workforce Investments
1/11/13 Wisconsin Technical College Legislative Priorities - 2013 Legislative Session
11/26/12 Governor Walker Signals Move to Performance-Based Funding for Technical Colleges
11/07/12 Wisconsin Election Update
9/25/12 Legislative Update - Act 10 Ruling; New Grants Awarded
8/28/12 Summer Legislative Update V: "Sullivan Report" Issued
8/09/12 Summer Legislative Update IV New Legislative Districts by Technical College
7/10/12 Summer Legislative Update III
6/18/12 Incumbents and Redistricting for Fall, 2012, State Elections
6/13/12 2012 Interim Leg Council Study Committees Appointed
3/30/12 Bills of interest
3/22/12 MATC Milwaukee Board Bill, SB 275, Passes as 2011-2012 Session Adjourns
3/06/12 Assembly Committee Cancels Key Votes on Boards Bill!
3/01/12 Assembly Committee Vote Delayed on Bill to Disband MATC Milwaukee Board
1/17/12 2011-12 Bills of Interest