Senate

Record of Committee Proceedings

Committee on Labor and Regulatory Reform

Senate Bill 3

Relating to: project labor agreements and public contracts.

By Senators Vukmir, Olsen, Craig, Darling, Kapenga, LeMahieu, Nass, Stroebel and Wanggaard; cosponsored by Representatives Hutton, Kitchens, Allen, Bernier, Born, Brandtjen, E. Brooks, R. Brooks, Duchow, Felzkowski, Gannon, Horlacher, Jacque, Jagler, Jarchow, Kleefisch, Knodl, Kooyenga, Kremer, Kuglitsch, Macco, Murphy, Neylon, Ott, Petersen, Quinn, Rodriguez, Rohrkaste, Sanfelippo, Schraa, Skowronski, Steffen, Swearingen, Thiesfeldt, Vorpagel and Zimmerman.

January 13, 2017         Referred to Committee on Labor and Regulatory Reform

January 25, 2017         Public Hearing Held

Present:       (5)        Senator Nass; Senators Wanggaard, Lasee, Wirch and Ringhand.

Absent:       (0)        None.

Excused:     (0)        None.

Appearances For

·      Rep. Rob Hutton

·      Sen. Leah Vukmir

·      John Mielke - ABC of WI

·      Tom Maleseuch - Sure Fire Mechanical

·      Julie Yahnke - Olympic Builders

·      Ben Brubeck - ABC - National

·      Bill Smith - NFIB

Appearances Against

·      Stephanie Bloomingdale - WI AFL-CIO

·      John Schmitt - WI Laborers'

·      Craig Wagner - Sheet Metal Workers Local 18

·      Keith Kemper - Sheet Metals Workers and Southeast Building Trades

·      Josh Garner - Sheet Metal Workers Local 18

·      Terry Hayden - WI Pipe Trades Assn.

·      Anthony Anastasi - Iron Workers Local 383

·      Pommella Wegmann - Iron Workers

·      William Carroll - Teamsters Joint Council 39

·      Ted Gumieny - Northeast WI Building Trades

·      Mark Riehl - Carpenters Union

·      Dave Branson - Building Trades

Appearances for Information Only

·      Robert Slamka

Registrations For

·      Pam Keiner - Maly Roofing

·      Annette Olson - AFP of WI

·      Chris Reader - WMC

Registrations Against

·      Harley Simon - Millwright Local 1056

·      Curt Witynski - League of WI Municipalities

·      Kevin Gundlach - South Central Federation of Labor

·      Sen. Dave Hansen

·      Joe Parisi - Dane County Executive

·      Sharon Carrigan - Dane County Board

·      Joe Mrotelc - Carpenters Local 731

·      Scott Watson

·      Aaron Zimmerman

·      Raul Hernandez - Carpenters Local 344

·      Charles Spoehr - Carpenters Local 955

·      Steve Doevinen - Carpenters Local 1146

·      Kevin Hennessey

·      Shaun Coates

·      James Anderson - Carpenters Local 161

·      Roger Zacharias - Carpenters Local 161

·      Ron Hanko

·      Gerald Yarie

·      Kyle Alters

·      Carey Bialcek

·      Charlie Vanderniff

·      Lee Polencheck

·      Todd Dischler

·      Luis Garcia - Carpenters Local 314

·      Joseph Lategeluski

·      Adam Schroeder

·      Brian Sippel

·      Terry McGowan - International Union of Operating Engineers Local 139

·      Bill Derdelinghen - Teamsters Local 200

·      Patrick Rodriguez - Carpenters Local 1143

·      David Coenen - Millwright Local 1056

·      Bob Welch - Operating Engineers Local 139

·      Jared Wolski

·      Jerome Joyce

·      Dan Burke

·      James Meichler

·      Todd Gray

·      Matt Ganhs

·      Marcie Rainbolt - WI Counties Assn.

·      Bart Swearingen - Cement Masons Local 599

Registrations for Information Only

·      None.

February 02, 2017       Executive Session Held

Present:       (5)        Senator Nass; Senators Wanggaard, Lasee, Wirch and Ringhand.

Absent:       (0)        None.

Excused:     (0)        None.

Moved by Senator Nass, seconded by Senator Wanggaard that Senate Bill 3 be recommended for passage.

Ayes:     (3)     Senator Nass; Senators Wanggaard and Lasee.

Noes:     (2)     Senators Wirch and Ringhand.

PASSAGE RECOMMENDED, Ayes 3, Noes 2

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Mike Mikalsen

Committee Clerk