Record of Committee Proceedings

Committee on Revenue, Financial Institutions, and Rural Issues

Senate Bill 624

Relating to: assessing certain items as real property for property tax purposes.

By Senators Tiffany, Marklein, Wanggaard and Lasee; cosponsored by Representatives Duchow, Loudenbeck, Gannon, R. Brooks, Kitchens, Jacque, Sanfelippo, Kremer, Novak and Kulp.

January 22, 2016         Referred to Committee on Revenue, Financial Institutions, and Rural Issues

January 28, 2016         Public Hearing Held

Present:       (5)        Senator Marklein; Senators Tiffany, Lassa, Ringhand and Stroebel.

Absent:       (0)        None.

Excused:     (0)        None.

Appearances For

·      Representative Cindi Duchow

·      Senator Tom  Tiffany - 12 SD

·      John Jacobson - WI Property Taxpayers Inc.

·      Brian  Dake - Wisconsin Independent Business

Appearances Against

·      Mike Koles - Wisconsin Towns Association

Appearances for Information Only

·      None.

Registrations For

·      None.

Registrations Against

·      Curt Witynski - League of WI Municipalities

·      Kent Disch - AT&T

Registrations for Information Only

·      None.

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


Scott Coenen

Committee Clerk