Budget Repair Bill info from Governor Walker, UW System

This message was emailed to all UW employees today from Governor Scott Walker. Board of Regents President Charles Pruitt and System President Kevin Reilly also sent a message.

A full copy of the bill is also posted. (pdf)

In addition, UW System Administration provided the following clarification related to furloughs:

“Governor Walker’s staff confirms that the Budget Repair Bill will contain no additional furlough requirement for the remainder of FY 2011, but furlough requirements already included in the 2009-11 biennial budget remain in effect through the end of June. His staff confirmed that he does not intend to include any furloughs in his 2011-13 biennial budget — no new furloughs and no continuation of the 2009-11 furloughs.”