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Alert: Senate Committee to Hear Referenda/Borrowing Restriction Bill

The Senate Elections & Local Government Committee, chaired by state Sen. Devin LeMahieu (R-Oostburg), has scheduled a public hearing:

Thursday, January 14, 2016
9:30 AM
201 Southeast, State Capitol

Amongst other proposals (see full agenda) the committee will hear:

Senate Bill 355 by Sen. Duey Stroebel (R-Saukville) & Rep. Michael Schraa (R-Oshkosh) Relating to: limitations on borrowing by school districts and the use by school districts of resolutions and referenda to authorize bonding for capital projects or increase revenue limits and scheduling of school district referendums to exceed revenue limits.

WASB opposes this bill and encourages members to contact their legislators as well as committee members (see below). See Talking Points & Sample Materials Continue reading Alert: Senate Committee to Hear Referenda/Borrowing Restriction Bill