Wisconsin Department of Workforce Development Notice of Public Meetings and Hearings

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Week of June 11 - 15, 2012

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Labor & Industry Review Commission

Where: Wisconsin Public Broadcasting Center
3319 W Beltline Hwy
Madison, WI 53713
Phone: (608) 266-9850

Date: Thursday, June 14, 2012
Time: 09:30 a.m.


Worker's Comp. Cases
Unemployment Insurance Cases
Equal Rights Cases
Closed sessions under Wis. Stat. 19.85(1)(a)


If Any Questions Please Call Tracey Schwalbe at 608-266-7728

Bureau of Apprenticeship Standards

Green Bay Area Steamfitters’ JAC

Local 400 Training Center
2700 Northridge Drive
Kaukauna, WI

Monday, June 11, 2012
4:30 p.m.


  1. Call to order- This meeting will be held in compliance with the Wisconsin Open meeting Law
  2. Roll call
  3. Approval of May 14, 2012 Minutes
  4. Reports:
    • Apprenticeship Instructor
    • WTCS Representative
    • Employee Representative
    • Employer Representative
    • BAS Representative
  5. Old Business
  6. New Business
  7.  Affirmative Action

Closed Session

  1. Review Apprentice Work and School Reports for April and May 2012
  2.  Review Unpaid Related Instruction
  3.  Review Employers
  4.  Six Month Review
  5. Annual Reviews
  6. Completion Reviews
  7. One Year Probationary Reviews
  8. Review Apprentice Applicant Files
  9. Tentative Contract Interviews
  10. Correspondence

Open Session

  1. Other Business
  2. Next meeting dates: 7/30/12, No August Meeting, 9/10/12, 10/8/12, 11/12/12,12/10/12
  3. Adjournment

If any questions, please call: Lois Dennee at (877) 625-8304 ext. 7


Associated Builders and Contractors of WI
Appleton and Green Bay Apprenticeship

Advisory Committee
Northeast Wisconsin Technical College
Green Bay, WI

Wednesday, June 13, 2012
4:30 p.m. Open Session
5:00 p.m. Closed Session
Location: Room AP122


  1. Call to order
  2. Roll call
  3. Statement of Compliance with Open Meeting Law
  4. Approval of Agenda
  5. Approval of Minutes from previous Committee meeting
  6. Bureau of Apprenticeship Standards Report
  7. Education Coordinator Report
  8. Affirmative Action Report
  9. Technical College Report
  10. Miscellaneous Issues
  11. Other Business
  12. Next Committee Meeting Date and Location
  13. Closed Session: Convene in closed session under §19.85 (1)(c)of the Wisconsin Statutes for personnel issues

For more information please contact Leigh Emrick at (608) 244-6056

Affirmative Action Advisory Committee

201 E. Washington Ave. - Conference Room F106
Madison, WI

Friday, June 15, 2012
10:00 am to 12:00 am


  1. Call to order (open meeting)
  2. Roll call (sign-in sheet)
  3. Approval of Minutes of April 18, 2012
  4. Introduction of new AAAC Member: Cynthia Ballesteros – UI –Milwaukee
  5. Report on All Managers Meeting
  6. Nomination and election of Committee Vice-Chair and Secretary
  7. Review/Approval of AAAC Mission Statement
    • Ray Mejía – Arrest and Conviction
    • Kurtis Bock - Procurement
  8. Division Representation on the AAAC
  9. Supervisory Training – Staff Training
    • Focus on providing information on AA/EO
  10. Discuss future improvements in the use of GARs to reflect AA/EO Goals
    • Discuss the issue of people with disabilities
    • Communication problems can lead to discipline when it may not be appropriate
    • Could we add specific affirmative action and equal opportunity in employment and service delivery to the goals?
    • GAR policy revision – Lynda Hanold
  11. AA Committee Budget
    • Setting up an Account for DWD – AA Committee
  12.  W-2 hiring plan
  13. LTE hiring process
  14. Critical Measures – Diversity Training
  15. Events/Training for the Future – Secretary Newson goal is to minimum 2 more by year end
  16. Website – Updating
  17. New business
  18. Adjourn

For questions or additional information contact Georgina Taylor at (608) 267-4411

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