Record of Committee Proceedings

Committee on Transportation and Veterans Affairs

Senate Bill 619

Relating to: proof of physical fitness requirement for certain local transit employees.

By Senators Petrowski, Risser and Ringhand; cosponsored by Representatives Loudenbeck, A. Ott, Berceau, Kahl, Kremer and T. Larson.

January 22, 2016         Referred to Committee on Transportation and Veterans Affairs

February 17, 2016       Public Hearing Held

Present:       (5)        Senator Petrowski; Senators Marklein, Cowles, Carpenter and Hansen.

Absent:       (0)        None.

Excused:     (0)        None.

Appearances For

·      Senator Jerry Petrowski - 29th Senate District

·      Senator Fred Risser - 26th Senate District

·      Representative Amy Loudenbeck - 31st Assembly District

·      Nick Zavos - City of Madison

·      Chuck Kamp - City of Madison

Appearances Against

·      Dale Anderson - Amalgamated Transit Union (ATU)

·      Dan Kane - Amalgamated Transit Union (ATU)

Appearances for Information Only

·      None.

Registrations For

·      None.

Registrations Against

·      None.

Registrations for Information Only

·      None.

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


Derek Punches

Committee Clerk