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AB 119 - Requiring Kindergarten for First Grade Enrollment - Key Vote

Wisconsin Key Votes

Dan Kapanke voted Nay (Passage) on this Legislation.

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NOTE: THIS IS A SUBSTITUTE AMENDMENT, WHICH REPLACES THE ENTIRE TEXT OF THE LEGISLATION WITH A NEW TEXT. THE DEGREE TO WHICH THE SUBSTITUTE BILL TEXT DIFFERS FROM THE PREVIOUS VERSION OF THE TEXT CAN VARY GREATLY.

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Legislation - Signed (Executive) -

Title: Requiring Kindergarten for First Grade Enrollment

Legislation - Bill Passed (Senate) (17-15) - (Key vote)

Title: Requiring Kindergarten for First Grade Enrollment

Vote Smart's Synopsis:

Vote to pass a bill that prohibits a child from being enrolled in the first grade in any public school, including charter schools, unless the child has completed 5-year-old kindergarten.

Highlights:
-Requires school boards to establish procedures, conditions, and standards for exempting a child from the requirement that he or she complete kindergarten before being enrolled in the first grade (Sec. 5). -The text of this bill was replaced by a substitute amendment sponsored by AM Jeffery Smith.
Legislation - Bill Passed (House) (53-44) - (Key vote)

Title: Requiring Kindergarten for First Grade Enrollment

Vote Smart's Synopsis:

Vote to pass a bill that prohibits a child from being enrolled in the first grade in any public school, including charter schools, unless the child has completed 5-year-old kindergarten.

Highlights:
-Requires school boards to establish procedures, conditions, and standards for exempting a child from the requirement that he or she complete kindergarten before being enrolled in the first grade (Sec. 5). -The text of this bill was replaced by a substitute amendment sponsored by AM Jeffery Smith.
Legislation - Introduced (House) - (Key vote)

Title: Requiring Kindergarten for First Grade Enrollment

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