Record of Committee Proceedings

Committee on Forestry, Parks and Outdoor Recreation

Assembly Bill 852

Relating to: the sale, transfer, or conversion of property acquired with certain grants under the Warren Knowles-Gaylord Nelson Stewardship 2000 Program and making an appropriation.

By Representatives Callahan, Armstrong, James, Loudenbeck, Murphy and Ramthun; cosponsored by Senators Felzkowski, Ballweg, Bernier, Cowles, Nass and Stroebel.

January 18, 2022         Referred to Committee on Forestry, Parks and Outdoor Recreation

February 02, 2022       Public Hearing Held

Present:       (13)      Representative Mursau; Representatives Krug, Wichgers, Pronschinske, Tusler, Swearingen, Tittl, Moses, Callahan, Sinicki, Hebl, Andraca and Snodgrass.

Absent:       (0)        None.

Excused:     (2)        Representatives Edming and Milroy.

Appearances For

·      Collin Driscoll - on behalf of Sen. Felzkowski

·      Calvin Callahan - WI State Representative

Appearances Against

·      Peter Burress - WI Conservation Voters

·      Charles  Carlin - Gathering Waters

Appearances for Information Only

·      None.

Registrations For

·      Toni Herkert - League of WI Municipalities

Registrations Against

·      Erik Kanter - Clean Wisconsin

·      Mike Kuhr - WI Trout Unlimited

Registrations for Information Only

·      None.

March 10, 2022           Failed to pass pursuant to Senate Joint Resolution 1


Cory Bruce

Committee Clerk