Record of Committee Proceedings
Committee on Agriculture, Revenue and Financial Institutions
January 2020 Special Session Senate Bill 4
Relating to: county-based agriculture positions in the Division of Extension of the University of Wisconsin-Madison and making an appropriation.
By committee on Senate Organization, by request of Governor Tony Evers.
February 05, 2020 Referred to Committee on Agriculture, Revenue and Financial Institutions
February 06, 2020 Public Hearing Held
Present: (9) Senator Marklein; Senators Petrowski, Testin, Jacque, Bernier, Smith, Ringhand, Risser and Larson.
Absent: (0) None.
Excused: (0) None.
· Kara O'Connor - Wisconsin Farmers Union
· Dan Smith - Cooperative network
· Randy Romanski - DATCP
· Crystal Potts - UW-Madison
· Karl Martin - UW-Madison
Appearances for Information Only
· President Ray Cross - UW System Admin
· Rebekah Sweeney - WI Cheese Makers Association
· Matt Krueger - WI Land and Water
· Marcie Rainbolt - WIsconsin Counties Association
· Tom Bressner - WI Agri Business Assn
· Scott Laeser - Clean wisconsin
· Jennifer Giegerich - WI Conservation Voters
· Kathi Kilgore - ASPRO - Academic Staff Professionals Representation Organization
Registrations for Information Only
April 16, 2020 Failed to pass pursuant to Senate Joint Resolution 1