Record of Committee Proceedings

Committee on Insurance, Housing, and Trade

Senate Bill 638

Relating to: penalties for violations related to the motor vehicle liability insurance requirement, proof of financial responsibility, making an appropriation, and providing a penalty.

By Senators Kapenga, Nass and Stroebel; cosponsored by Representatives Sanfelippo, Spiros, Weatherston, T. Larson, J. Ott and Brandtjen.

January 22, 2016         Referred to Committee on Insurance, Housing, and Trade

February 10, 2016       Public Hearing Held

Present:       (5)        Senator Lasee; Senators Olsen, Roth, Bewley and Harris Dodd.

Absent:       (0)        None.

Excused:     (0)        None.

Appearances For

·      Representative Joe Sanfelippo - 15th Assembly District

·      Ethan Vaade - Sentry Insurance

·      Theresa Elliott - Sentry Insurance

Appearances Against

·      Nicole Todd - Wisconsin Community Services

·      Vicky Selkowe - Legal Action of WI

·      Carousel Bayrd - YMCA Madison

Appearances for Information Only

·      None.

Registrations For

·      Senator Chris Kapenga - 33rd Senate District

·      Andy Franken - Wisconsin Insurance Alliance

·      Matt Phillips - Property Casualty Insurers of America

Registrations Against

·      None.

Registrations for Information Only

·      None.

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


Robert Kovach

Committee Clerk