Notice of Meeting

Unemployment Insurance Advisory Council

Date: Monday, October 5, 2009
Time: 09:30 a.m.
Place: Offices of the State of Wisconsin Investment Board
Room 226 (Board Room)
121 East Wilson Street
Madison, Wisconsin

Council Members: Please bring your calendars to schedule future meetings.

Council Web Site:


  1. Opening remarks – Hal Bergan

  3. Minutes of Meetings September 22, 2009 (blue)
  4. Next steps to address Reserve Fund solvency
  5. Proposal to modify reduction of benefits for receipt of pension payments
  6. Advisory Council Committee Recommendations Regarding Definition of “Employee”
    1. Improve seven-of-ten test for “employee”
    2. Repeal DWD 105 (Truckers)
    3. Repeal DWD 107 (Loggers)
  7. Advisory Council Recommendations Regarding Definition of “Employment”
    1. Exclude from “employment” personal care services for family
    2. Review mystery shoppers
    3. Review writers and news reporters
  8. Department proposals for changes to the unemployment insurance law, Wis. Stat. Chapter 108, presented at previous meetings
  9. UI Bill draft: LRB 09-3069/6
  10. Department proposal to revise DWD 128, Able to Work and Available for Work
  11. Department proposal to revise DWD 129, Benefit Claiming Procedures

  13. Letters to the Council (white)

Some or all of the Council members may attend the meeting by telephone. This location is handicap accessible. If you have other special needs (such as an interpreter or written materials in large print), please contact Robin Gallagher, Phone: (608) 267-1405, Unemployment Insurance Division, Bureau of Legal Affairs, P.O. Box 8942, Madison, WI 53708. Hearing and speech impaired callers may reach us at the above phone number through WI TRS (or TDD/Voice Relay 1-800-947-3529.)

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