2017-2018 Wisconsin Legislature

Senate Bill 174

An Act to amend 20.435 (4) (bm), 20.435 (4) (L), 20.435 (4) (nn), 20.435 (4) (pa), 20.437 (2) (dz), 20.437 (2) (L) and 49.793 (2) (a); and to create 49.79 (11) and 49.846 of the statutes; Relating to: incentive programs for counties and tribes that identify fraudulent activity in certain public assistance programs, removing inactive FoodShare accounts, expunging unused FoodShare benefits, limiting the number of FoodShare replacement cards, requiring the exercise of rule-making authority, and making appropriations. (FE)

Status: Public Benefits, Licensing and State-Federal Relations

Important Actions (newest first)

Date / House Action Journal
6/28/2017 Sen.Fiscal estimate received 


Date / House Action Journal
4/13/2017 Sen.Introduced by Senators Cowles, Kapenga, Craig, Marklein and Stroebel;
cosponsored by Representatives Jacque, Krug, Brandtjen, R. Brooks, Duchow, Edming, Gannon, Horlacher, Katsma, Knodl, Kremer, Murphy, Petersen, Skowronski, Steffen, Thiesfeldt, Tittl and Tusler
4/13/2017 Sen.Read first time and referred to Committee on Public Benefits, Licensing and State-Federal Relations196
5/3/2017 Sen.Fiscal estimate received 
6/7/2017 Sen.Public hearing held 
6/28/2017 Sen.Fiscal estimate received 
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