Record of Committee Proceedings

Committee on State Affairs and Government Operations

Assembly Bill 534

Relating to:  the procedure for deciding certain claims against the state filed with the claims board and making appropriations.

By Representatives Strachota, Bernier, Kooyenga and Czaja; cosponsored by Senator Grothman.

November 25, 2013    Referred to Committee on State Affairs and Government Operations

January 15, 2014         Public Hearing Held

Present:       (16)      Representative Weininger; Representatives Swearingen, Craig, Kleefisch, Knodl, Ripp, Neylon, Kooyenga, Hutton, Nass, Sinicki, Zamarripa, Ringhand, Kessler, Kahl and Hulsey.

Absent:       (0)        None.

Excused:     (0)        None.

Appearances For

·      Pat Strachota - Rep. - 58th ASM District

Appearances Against

·      Keith  Findley - WI Innocence Project

Appearances for Information Only

·      None.

Registrations For

·      None.

Registrations Against

·      Chaunte Ott - WI Innocence Project

·      Robert Lee Stinson - WI Innocence Project

·      Christopher Ochoa - WI Innocence Project

·      Fredric Saecker - WI Innocence Project

·      Joseph  Frey - WI Innocence Project

·      Matt Lantta

·      Mary  Hoynachi

·      Shaun O'Connell

·      Lindsey Smith

·      Lauren Devine

·      Byron  Lichstein - WI Innocence Project

·      Matt Gardner

Registrations for Information Only

·      None.

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


Alison Zikmund

Committee Clerk