Record of Committee Proceedings

Committee on Public Benefit and Regulatory Reform

Senate Bill 290

Relating to: requiring verification from court orders for eligibility for public assistance programs.

By Senators Kapenga, Stroebel, Wanggaard and Nass; cosponsored by Representatives Krug, Brandtjen, Craig, Gannon, Horlacher, Kitchens, Kleefisch, Knodl, Kremer, T. Larson, Murphy, Sanfelippo, Thiesfeldt and Tittl.

October 07, 2015        Referred to Committee on Public Benefit and Regulatory Reform

October 14, 2015        Public Hearing Held

Present:       (5)        Senator Kapenga; Senators Harsdorf, Nass, Miller and Harris Dodd.

Absent:       (0)        None.

Excused:     (0)        None.

Appearances For

·      Senator Chris Kapenga - Wisconsin State Senate

·      Scott Krug - Wisconsin State Assembly

Appearances Against

·      Tony Gibart - End Domestic Abuse Wisconsin

·      Vicky Selkowe - Legal Action of Wisconsin

·      Korey Lundin - Legal Action of Wisconsin

Appearances for Information Only

·      Jon Hoelter - Department of Health Services

·      Kevin Moore - Department of Health Services

Registrations For

·      None.

Registrations Against

·      Lynne Davis - State Bar of Wisconsin

Registrations for Information Only

·      None.

April 07, 2016             Failed to pass pursuant to Senate Joint Resolution 1


Christian Laatsch

Committee Clerk