Record of Committee Proceedings

Committee on Financial Institutions and Sporting Heritage

Senate Bill 994

Relating to: providing grants for double-fencing of farm-raised white-tailed deer.

By Senators Testin, Ballweg and Wanggaard; cosponsored by Representatives Mursau, Brandtjen, Edming, Green and O'Connor.

February 07, 2024       Referred to Committee on Financial Institutions and Sporting Heritage

February 21, 2024       Public Hearing Held

Present:       (5)        Senator Stafsholt; Senators Felzkowski, Tomczyk, Spreitzer and Agard.

Absent:       (0)        None.

Excused:     (0)        None.

Appearances For

·      Representative Jeff Mursau - 36th AD

·      Scott Goetzka - Whitetails of WI

Appearances Against

·      George Meyer - WI Wildlife Federation

Appearances for Information Only

·      Erin Larson & Pete Dunn - WI DNR

Registrations For

·      Senator Patrick Testin - 24th SD

·      Joel Kleefisch - Whitetails of WI

Registrations Against

·      None.

Registrations for Information Only

·      None.

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


Sharlene Konkel

Committee Clerk