Record of Committee Proceedings

Committee on State Affairs and Government Operations

Assembly Bill 286

Relating to: closing hours for retail sales by wineries.

By Representatives Jarchow, Nerison, Ballweg, Bernier, E. Brooks, Kitchens, Kremer, Macco, Murphy, Mursau, Neylon, Petryk, Berceau, Considine, Danou, Milroy and Meyers; cosponsored by Senators Harsdorf, Lasee, Gudex, Nass, Wanggaard, Bewley, Lassa and Vinehout.

September 15, 2015    Referred to Committee on State Affairs and Government Operations

September 30, 2015    Public Hearing Held

Present:       (13)      Representative Swearingen; Representatives Craig, Jagler, Brandtjen, Kleefisch, Ripp, Tauchen, Vorpagel, Sinicki, Zamarripa, Kahl, Ohnstad and Brostoff.

Absent:       (0)        None.

Excused:     (2)        Representatives Gannon and Kulp.

Appearances For

·      Representative  Adam Jarchow - 28th Assembly District

·      Todd Roessler - Elmaro Vineyard

·      Anna Maenner - WI Winery Association

·      Ryan Prellwitz - Vines and Rushes Vineyard and Winery

·      Aluya Fitzgerald - Fisher King Winery

Appearances Against

·      Pete  Madland - Tavern League of Wisconsin

·      Scott  Stenger - Tavern League of Wisconsin

Appearances for Information Only

·      None.

Registrations For

·      Eric Bott - Americans For Prosperity

·      Senator Shelia Harsdorf - 10th Senate District

Registrations Against

·      None.

Registrations for Information Only

·      None.

April 07, 2016             Failed to pass pursuant to Senate Joint Resolution 1


Dan Perchinsky

Committee Clerk