Record of Committee Proceedings

Committee on Environment

Assembly Bill 44

Relating to: the responsibility of a property owner for discharge of a hazardous substance by another.

By Representatives Mursau, Armstrong, Behnke, Brooks, Dittrich, Spiros and Wichgers; cosponsored by Senators Jacque and Taylor.

February 20, 2023       Referred to Committee on Environment

January 11, 2024         Public Hearing Held

Present:       (8)        Representative Oldenburg; Representatives Novak, Behnke, Bodden, Schmidt, Shankland, J. Anderson and Palmeri.

Absent:       (0)        None.

Excused:     (1)        Representative Kitchens.

Appearances For

·      Rep. Jeff Mursau - 36th Assembly District

·      Sen. Andre Jacque - 1st Senate District

·      Ken Koepplere

Appearances Against

·      None.

Appearances for Information Only

·      Christine Siegel - WI DNR

Registrations For

·      None.

Registrations Against

·      Peter Burress - WI Conservation Voters

Registrations for Information Only

·      None.

April 11, 2024             Failed to pass pursuant to Senate Joint Resolution 1


Mathew Jansen

Committee Clerk