Record of Committee Proceedings

Committee on Utilities and Housing

Senate Bill 144

Relating to: grants to defray housing costs and for diversion programming and making an appropriation.

By Senators Olsen and Carpenter; cosponsored by Representatives Plumer, Steineke, Rodriguez, Snyder, Pronschinske, Kurtz, James, Dittrich, Felzkowski, Rohrkaste, Tittl, Mursau, Spiros, Steffen, Allen, Duchow, Kulp, Petryk, Petersen, Thiesfeldt, Kitchens, Edming, Schraa, Krug, Murphy, Subeck, Sinicki and Novak.

April 04, 2019             Referred to Committee on Utilities and Housing

August 13, 2019         Public Hearing Held

Present:       (5)        Senator LeMahieu; Senators Feyen, Wanggaard, L. Taylor and Bewley.

Absent:       (0)        None.

Excused:     (0)        None.

Appearances For

·      Representative Jim Steineke

·      Joe Volk - Wisconsin Coalition Against Homelessness

·      Representative Jon Plumer

·      Teresa Reinders - CoC for City and County of Racine

Appearances Against

·      None.

Appearances for Information Only

·      None.

Registrations For

·      Erik Kanter - WI Public Health Association

·      Senator Luther Olsen

·      Brad Paul - WISCAP

·      Eve Dorman

·      Carrie Posner - WI Balance of State Consortium of Care

·      Amy Bliss - WI Housing Alliance

·      Kathy Markeland - WAFCA

·      Jodi Bloch - Children's Hospital of Wisconsin

·      Stefanie Kaiser

Registrations Against

·      None.

Registrations for Information Only

·      None.

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


Brian Radday

Committee Clerk