Notice of Meeting

Unemployment Insurance Advisory Council

Date:  Thursday, September 17, 2015
Time:  10:00 a.m.
Place:  Department of Workforce Development
GEF-1 Building
Room F305
201 East Washington Avenue
Madison, Wisconsin

Agenda Items and Tentative Schedule

  1. Call to Order
  2. Welcome New Members and Introductions
  3. Approval of Minutes of the June 18, 2015 Council Meeting
  4. Secretary's Office Update
  5. Report on the Unemployment Insurance Reserve Fund – Tom McHugh
  6. Update on Legislation
    • Budget Bill
    • 2015 Senate Bill 140/Assembly Bill 212 (Concealment Penalty)
    • 2015 Assembly Bill 318 (Repeal Waiting Week)
  7. Review and Discussion of Administrative Rules
    • Occupational Drug Testing (scope statement)
    • Pre-employment Drug Testing (scope statement)
    • Willful Misclassifcation (scope statement)
  8. Review and Discussion of New Department Proposals
    • D15-10 Technical Changes to Wis. Stat. 108.05
    • D15-11 Transfer Circuit Court Review Statutes to Chapter 108
    • D15-12 Techncial Changes to Definition of "Employer"
    • D15-13 Repeal Sunset of Program Integrity Fund
  9. Update and Review of Department Proposals
    • D15-04 Reimbursable Employer Fraud Charging Issue
    • D15-06 Appeals Modernization & Efficiency Improvements
    • D15-08 Definition of Concealment
  10. Correspondence
    • Representative Andy Jorgensen
  11. Research Requests From Council
  12. Timeline of Agreed Bill
  13. Management and Labor Proposals
  14. Other Business
  15. Adjourn


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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