Record of Committee Proceedings

Committee on Federalism and Interstate Relations

Assembly Bill 879

Relating to: coercive conditions attached to federal funding.

By Representatives Kooyenga, Rohrkaste, Brandtjen, Jacque, Katsma, Kerkman, Schraa, Thiesfeldt, Tittl, Vorpagel, R. Brooks and Tusler; cosponsored by Senators Stroebel, Craig, Marklein and Kapenga.

January 29, 2018         Referred to Committee on Federalism and Interstate Relations

February 15, 2018       Public Hearing Held

Present:       (4)        Representative Vorpagel; Representatives Kerkman, Katsma and Hebl.

Absent:       (0)        None.

Excused:     (3)        Representatives Schraa, Hutton and Anderson.

Appearances For

·      State Representative Dale Kooygenga

·      John Soper - Senator Stroebel's Office

·      Misha Tseytlin - Wisconsin Department of Justice

·      Rick Esenberg - Wisconsin Institute for Law & Liberty

·      Billie Johnson

Appearances Against

·      None.

Appearances for Information Only

·      None.

Registrations For

·      Eric  Bott - Americans for Prosperity

Registrations Against

·      None.

Registrations for Information Only

·      None.

March 22, 2018           Failed to pass pursuant to Senate Joint Resolution 1


Ariana Beno

Committee Clerk