Record of Committee Proceedings

Committee on Natural Resources and Sporting Heritage

Assembly Bill 7

Relating to: civil actions and zoning conditions related to noise that are applicable to bird hunting preserves.

By Representatives Kleefisch, Ripp, T. Larson, A. Ott and Vruwink; cosponsored by Senators Kedzie and Schultz.

February 01, 2013       Referred to Committee on Natural Resources and Sporting Heritage

July 17, 2013               Public Hearing Held

Present:       (13)      Representative A. Ott; Representatives Kleefisch, Bies, Williams, Mursau, Nerison, Petryk, Steineke, Born, Milroy, Clark, Danou and Shankland.

Absent:       (0)        None.

Excused:     (3)        Representatives Swearingen, Hebl and Hesselbein.

Appearances For

·      Representative Joel Kleefisch - 38th Assembly District

·      Todd Cardinal - Hunters Point Hunt Club

·      Scott Goetzka - Wisconsin Game Preserve Association

·      Heath Mynsberge - Hunters Point Hunt Club

Appearances Against

·      Bob Simon - Town of Byron

·      Mary Tevaarwerk

·      Lee Turonie - Wisconsin Towns Association

·      Ron Boda

Appearances for Information Only

·      None.

Registrations For

·      George Meyer - Wisconsin Wildlife Federation

·      Brian Check - MacFarlane Pheasants, Inc.

·      Gary Goyke - Wisconsin Game Preserve Association

·      Jenni Haak - Hunters Point Hunt Club & Wisconsin Game Preserve Association

·      Michael Hack - Wisconsin Game Preserve Association

·      George Meyer - Wisconsin Wildlife Federation

·      Gerry Roethel - Badgerland Pheasant Farm, LLC

·      Kim Zindl - Oak Ridge Pheasant Ranch

·      Tim Zindl - North American Gamebird Association

Registrations Against

·      None.

Registrations for Information Only

·      None.

April 08, 2014             Failed to pass pursuant to Senate Joint Resolution 1


Erin Ruby

Committee Clerk