Record of Committee Proceedings

Committee on Utilities and Housing

Senate Bill 119

Relating to: housing grants to homeless individuals and families and making an appropriation.

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

March 20, 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

·      Senator Kathy Bernier

·      Representative Jim Steineke

·      Joe Volk - Wisconsin Coalition Against Homelessness

·      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

·      Pat Snyder

·      Uly Williams

·      Joe Strohl - Menominee Indian Tribe

·      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

·      Conner Wild

·      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