Record of Committee Proceedings

Committee on Workforce Development, Public Works, and Military Affairs

Senate Bill 140

Relating to: acts of concealment and misrepresentations in filing for or claiming unemployment insurance benefits.

By Senators Cowles, Gudex, Nass, Olsen, Petrowski, Wanggaard and Marklein; cosponsored by Representatives Kerkman, Jacque, Allen, Brandtjen, Edming, Gannon, Heaton, Horlacher, Jagler, Jarchow, Kapenga, Kitchens, Knodl, Knudson, Kremer, Kulp, T. Larson, Macco, Murphy, A. Ott, Quinn, Ripp, Sanfelippo, Steffen and Tranel.

April 28, 2015             Referred to Committee on Workforce Development, Public Works, and Military Affairs

September 08, 2015    Public Hearing Held

Present:       (5)        Senator Roth; Senators Gudex, Stroebel, C. Larson and Lassa.

Absent:       (0)        None.

Excused:     (0)        None.

Appearances For

·      Senator Robert Cowles - 2nd Senate District

·      Representative Samantha Kerkman - 61st Assembly District

Appearances Against

·      Vicky Selkowe - Legal Action of WI

Appearances for Information Only

·      None.

Registrations For

·      Bill Esbeck - WI State Telecommunications Association

·      Brian Dake - WI Independent Business

·      Kathi Kilgore - WI Hotel and Lodging Association

Registrations Against

·      Representative Andy Jorgensen - 43rd Assembly District

·      Marc Herstand - National Association of Social Workers Wisconsin

Registrations for Information Only

·      None.

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


Jason Vick

Committee Clerk