Wisconsin - AB617 - 2016

Creating the Department of Economic Opportunity and the Economic Development Policy Board, requiring the creation of a nonstock, nonprofit corporation to be known as the Badger Innovation Corporation, providing for the elimination of the Wisconsin Economic Development Corporation and the transfer its functions to the Department of Economic Opportunity and the Badger Innovation Corporation, granting rule-making authority, and making appropriations. (FE)

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Economic Development

Added On: 01-22-2016
Updated On: 04-12-2016
Status: Failed
Primary Sponsors: Peter Barca (Democratic), Terese Berceau (Democratic), Jonathan Brostoff (Democratic), Dave Considine (Democratic), Evan Goyke (Democratic), Gary Hebl (Democratic), LaTonya Johnson (Democratic), Andrew Jorgensen (Democratic), Debra Kolste (Democratic), Nick Milroy (Democratic), Tod Ohnstad (Democratic), Sondy Pope-Roberts (Democratic), Melissa Sargent (Democratic), Katrina Shankland (Democratic), Christine Sinicki (Democratic), Mark Spreitzer (Democratic), Lisa Subeck (Democratic), Chris Taylor (Democratic), Dana Wachs (Democratic), Jocasta Zamarripa (Democratic)





Companion Bills (1)

Actions (7)

  • 12-29-2015 - Read first time and referred to Committee on Jobs and the Economy
  • 12-29-2015 - Introduced
  • 01-13-2016 - Fiscal estimate received
  • 01-20-2016 - Fiscal estimate received
  • 02-08-2016 - Fiscal estimate received
  • 02-16-2016 - Refused to withdraw from the committee on Jobs and the Economy, Ayes 34, Noes 62
  • 04-13-2016 - Failed to pass pursuant to Senate Joint Resolution 1

Votes (1)

DateMotion (click for details)ChamberCommitteeYes
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Passed
02-16-2016Assembly: Refused to withdraw from the committee on Jobs and the EconomyHouse34623no

Sponsors (26)