Record of Committee Proceedings
Committee on Ways and Means
Assembly Bill 236
Relating to: tax-exempt accounts for qualified expenses incurred by individuals with disabilities and granting rule-making authority.
By Representatives Macco, Jagler, Ballweg, Bernier, E. Brooks, Czaja, Gannon, Heaton, Jacque, Jarchow, Kapenga, Katsma, Kitchens, Knodl, Knudson, Krug, Kulp, T. Larson, Loudenbeck, Murphy, Mursau, A. Ott, Petersen, Petryk, Quinn, Rohrkaste, Ripp, Spiros, Steffen, Tauchen, Thiesfeldt, Vorpagel, Weatherston, Brostoff, Goyke, Sinicki, Spreitzer, Stuck and Subeck; cosponsored by Senators Marklein, Roth, Gudex, Harsdorf, Petrowski, Cowles, Wanggaard, Harris Dodd, C. Larson, Lassa and Wirch.
May 20, 2015 Referred to Committee on Ways and Means
May 26, 2015 Public Hearing Held
Present: (12) Representative Spiros; Representatives Macco, Kerkman, Novak, Steffen, Jacque, Katsma, Petersen, Riemer, Zepnick, Ohnstad and Brostoff.
Absent: (0) None.
Excused: (0) None.
· John Macco
· Robbin Lyons - Wisconsin Upsidedown
· Kelly Lyons
· Regan Lyons
· Tami Jackson - WI Board for People with Developmental Disabilities
· Lisa Pugh - Disability Rights WI
· Gary Goyke - Wisconsin Council of the Blind and Visually Impaired
Appearances for Information Only
· Maureen Ryan - Survival Coalition of Disability Organizations
Registrations for Information Only
April 07, 2016 Failed to pass pursuant to Senate Joint Resolution 1