Record of Committee Proceedings

Committee on Sporting Heritage, Mining and Forestry

Senate Bill 124

Relating to: funding for the all-terrain vehicle and utility terrain vehicle safety enhancement program and making an appropriation.

By Senators Marklein, LeMahieu, Olsen and Stroebel; cosponsored by Representatives Felzkowski, Ripp, Krug, Novak, Quinn, Nygren, Mursau, Swearingen, E. Brooks and Petryk.

March 23, 2017           Referred to Committee on Sporting Heritage, Mining and Forestry

April 13, 2017             Public Hearing Held

Present:       (5)        Senator Tiffany; Senators Testin, Moulton, Wirch and Erpenbach.

Absent:       (0)        None.

Excused:     (0)        None.

Appearances For

·      Senator Howard Marklein - 17th Senate District

·      Representative Mary Felzkowski - 35th Assembly District

·      Randy Harden - Wisconsin ATV/UTV Association

·      Adam Harden - Wisconsin ATV/UTV Association

·      Terrance Coplien - Wisconsin ATV/UTV Association

·      Gregory Olson - Wisconsin ATV/UTV Association

·      Lee Van Zeeland - Wisconsin ATV/UTV Association

·      Bryan Much - WI Off-Highway Motorcycle Association

Appearances Against

·      None.

Appearances for Information Only

·      Tim Gary - Wisconsin DNR

·      Cathy Burrow - WI DNR

Registrations For

·      Hank Wozneal - Wisconsin ATV/UTV Association

·      Forbes McIntosh - Polaris Industries

Registrations Against

·      None.

Registrations for Information Only

·      None.

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


Mitchel Ohly

Committee Clerk