Record of Committee Proceedings

Committee on Corrections

Assembly Bill 830

Relating to: earned release upon the completion of a training program, reporting on the aging and elderly prison population, and making an appropriation.

By Representatives Goyke, Gruszynski, Sargent, C. Taylor, Zamarripa, Neubauer, Anderson, Pope, Subeck, Emerson, Bowen, Stubbs, Kolste, Crowley, Considine, L. Myers, Ohnstad and Billings; cosponsored by Senators L. Taylor, Johnson, Larson, Risser and Smith.

January 30, 2020         Referred to Committee on Corrections

February 13, 2020       Public Hearing Held

Present:       (8)        Representative Schraa; Representatives Brandtjen, Snyder, James, Kurtz, Bowen, Goyke and Stubbs.

Absent:       (1)        Representative Hutton.

Excused:     (0)        None.

Appearances For

·      Rep. Evan Goyke

·      Paulina de Haan - DOC

·      Connor Williams - Community Advocates

·      Gil Halsted

·      Adam Plotkin - State Public Defender

·      Wendel Hrusler - Project RETURN

·      Joseph Ellwanger - MICAH & WISDOM

·      Joyce Ellwanger - MICAH & SIP

·      Lance Lay

·      Molly Collins - ACLU of Wisconsin

·      Sean Wilson - ACLU of Wisconsin

Appearances Against

·      None.

Appearances for Information Only

·      None.

Registrations For

·      None.

Registrations Against

·      None.

Registrations for Information Only

·      None.

March 26, 2020           Failed to pass pursuant to Senate Joint Resolution 1


Linda Palmer

Committee Clerk