Record of Committee Proceedings

Committee on State Affairs and Government Operations

Assembly Bill 868

Relating to: prohibiting a legislator from concurrently holding office as county executive.

By Representatives Vos, A. Ott and Tittl; cosponsored by Senators S. Fitzgerald, LeMahieu, Gudex, Nass and Vukmir.

February 05, 2016       Referred to Committee on State Affairs and Government Operations

February 10, 2016       Public Hearing Held

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

Absent:       (0)        None.

Excused:     (2)        Representatives Kahl and Brostoff.

Appearances For

·      Paul Farrow - Waukesha County

Appearances Against

·      Scott Ross - One Wisconsin Now

·      Matt Rothschild - Wisconsin Democracy Campaign

Appearances for Information Only

·      None.

Registrations For

·      Senator  Scott Fitzgerald

·      Representative Robin Vos - 63rd Assembly 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