2017 - 2018 LEGISLATURE
December 21, 2017 - Introduced by Senators Marklein and Vinehout, cosponsored
by Representatives Nerison, Billings, Berceau, E. Brooks, Considine,
Petryk, VanderMeer and Ripp. Referred to Committee on Government
Operations, Technology and Consumer Protection.
SB650,1,2 1An Act to amend 14.85 (9) of the statutes; relating to: membership of the
2Mississippi River Parkway Commission technical committee.
Analysis by the Legislative Reference Bureau
Current law authorizes the Mississippi River Parkway Commission to
establish a technical committee to advise the commission. The members of the
committee must include at least one employee each from the Department of
Transportation and the Department of Tourism.
This bill adds to the technical committee employees of the Department of
Agriculture, Trade and Consumer Protection and the Wisconsin Economic
Development Corporation.
For further information see the state fiscal estimate, which will be printed as
an appendix to this bill.
The people of the state of Wisconsin, represented in senate and assembly, do
enact as follows:
SB650,1 3Section 1. 14.85 (9) of the statutes is amended to read:
SB650,2,64 14.85 (9) The commission may establish a technical committee to advise the
5commission. The members of the committee shall include at least one employee each
6from the department departments of transportation; agriculture, trade and

1consumer protection;
and the department of tourism and from the Wisconsin
2Economic Development Corporation
. The commission shall request the department
3of transportation and the department of tourism
those departments and the
4Wisconsin Economic Development Corporation
to designate employees to serve on
5the committee and may request any other state agency to designate an employee to
6serve on the committee.
SB650,2,77 (End)