The Assembly Committee on Colleges and Universities will hold an executive session and public hearing on Thursday, January 30 starting at 10:00 a.m. The Committee will hear the following bills relating to UW System:

  • AB 801– Freshwater Collaborative: funding a University of Wisconsin System freshwater collaborative and making an appropriation.
  • AB 800– Freshwater Collaborative– supporting the Center for Watershed Science and Education, creating a hydrogeologist position, funding research on phosphorus recovery and reuse, creating grant programs for counties to test wells and provide public education, granting rule-making authority, and making an appropriation.

During the Executive Session, the committee will consider the following bills relating to the UW System:

  • AB 230– Military Transcripts: transferring academic credits from military transcripts to University of Wisconsin System schools and technical colleges.
  • AB 556– Teaching Hours: recognizing teaching hours for providing certain extension services of the University of Wisconsin System.

Click this link to see the hearing notices.