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WI AB1065

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Prohibiting University of Wisconsin System institutions and technical colleges from using loyalty pledges and requiring them to make certain information publicly available.

An Act to create 36.13, 38.235 and 801.50 (5d) of the statutes; Relating to: prohibiting University of Wisconsin System institutions and technical colleges from using loyalty pledges and requiring them to make certain information publicly available.

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Neither an institution nor an institutional review board associated with an institution may do any of the following: Condition admission of or financial aid to an applicant [or] condition the recognition or funding of any student organization [or] condition the hiring, reappointment, annual review, performance review, or promotion of a faculty member or prospective faculty member, or the research approval for a researcher on the organization or a student pledging allegiance to or making a statement of personal support for or opposition to any political ideology or movement, including a pledge or statement regarding diversity, equity, inclusion, or related topics [or] request or require a pledge or statement described [...] from an applicant for admission, a student or student organization, or a faculty member or prospective faculty member.

Legislative Session

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2023-2024 Regular Session

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History

DateAction
2024-02-26Read first time and referred to committee on Universities and Revenue
2024-02-23Received from Assembly
2024-02-22Ordered immediately messaged
2024-02-22Read a third time and passed
2024-02-22Rules suspended
2024-02-22Ordered to a third reading
2024-02-22Read a second time
2024-02-20Made a special order of business at 10:57 AM on 2-22-2024 pursuant to Assembly Resolution 28
2024-02-14Referred to committee on Rules
2024-02-14Report passage recommended by Committee on Colleges and Universities, Ayes 10, Noes 4
2024-02-08Executive action taken
2024-02-06Public hearing held
2024-02-02Read first time and referred to Committee on Colleges and Universities
2024-02-02Introduced