Record of Committee Proceedings

Committee on Elections and Local Government

Senate Bill 278

Relating to: authorizing local government employees to participate in ancillary insurance coverage programs offered by the Group Insurance Board to state employees.

By Senators Kapenga, Marklein, Nass and Wanggaard; cosponsored by Representatives Steffen, Allen, Ballweg, Craig, Genrich, Horlacher, Hutton, Jarchow, Kitchens, Knodl, Krug, T. Larson, Quinn, Rodriguez, Rohrkaste, Spreitzer, Thiesfeldt, Weatherston and E. Brooks.

September 30, 2015    Referred to Committee on Elections and Local Government

November 23, 2015    Public Hearing Held

Present:       (5)        Senator LeMahieu; Senators Kapenga, Wanggaard, Risser and Miller.

Absent:       (0)        None.

Excused:     (0)        None.

Appearances For

·      Senator Chris Kapenga - 33rd Senate District

Appearances Against

·      Laura Torres

·      Mike Smith - NAIFA WI

·      Bill McClenahan - NAIFA WI

Appearances for Information Only

·      None.

Registrations For

·      Curt Witynski - League of WI Municipalities

·      Joe Strohl - Menominee Tribe and Menominee County

Registrations Against

·      None.

Registrations for Information Only

·      None.

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


Luke Petrovich

Committee Clerk