Record of Committee Proceedings

Committee on State Affairs and Government Operations

Assembly Bill 800

Relating to: fantasy games and providing a penalty.

By Representatives Vorpagel, Brostoff, Loudenbeck, A. Ott, Duchow, Krug and Tauchen; cosponsored by Senators Roth, Darling and Gudex.

January 25, 2016         Referred to Committee on State Affairs and Government Operations

January 27, 2016         Public Hearing Held

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

Absent:       (0)        None.

Excused:     (2)        Representatives Kleefisch and Gannon.

Appearances For

·      Representative Tyler Vorpagel - 27th Assembly District

·      Mike  Hall -

·      Peter Schoenke - Fantasy Sports Trade Association and RotoWire

Appearances Against

·      Lorri  Pickens - Citizens Against Expanded Gambling

·      Julanne Appling - WI Family Action

Appearances for Information Only

·      None.

Registrations For

·      Ryan  Murray - Draft Kings and Fan Duel

·      Senator Roger Roth - 19th 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