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Notice of Meeting

Unemployment Insurance Advisory Council

Date:  Thursday, April 26, 2018
Time:  9:30 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Place:  Department of Natural Resources
GEF-2 Building**
Room G27
101 South Webster Street
Madison, Wisconsin

**GEF-2 is a locked building. Members of the public will need to enter the building at the 101 S. Webster Street entrance and check in at the front desk to obtain visitor badges.

Agenda Items and Tentative Schedule

  1. Call to Order and Introductions
  2. Approval of Minutes of the March 15, 2018 Council Meeting
  3. Department Update
  4. Trust Fund Update - Tom McHugh
  5. Legislation Update
    • UIAC Agreed Bill (Act 157)
    • Increased Criminal Penalties for UI Benefit Fraud (Act 147)
  6. Draft of Proposed Amendments to Administrative Rules
  7. Research Requests
  8. Future Meeting Dates
  9. Adjourn


  • The Council may not address all agenda items or follow the agenda order.
  • The Council may take up action items at a time other than that listed.
  • The Council may discuss other items, including those on any attached lists.
  • Some or all of the Council members may attend the meeting by telephone.
  • The employee members and/or the employer members of the Council may convene in closed session at any time during the meeting to deliberate any matter for potential action and/or items posted in this agenda, pursuant to sec. 19.85(1)(ee), Stats. The employee members and/or the employer members of the Council may thereafter reconvene again in open session after completion of the closed session.
  • This location is handicap accessible. If you have a disability and need assistance (such as an interpreter or information in an alternate format), please contact Robin Gallagher, Unemployment Insurance Division, at 608-267-1405 or dial 7-1-1 for Wisconsin Relay Service.
  • Today's meeting materials will be available online at 9:30 a.m. at https://dwd.wisconsin.gov/uibola/uiac/meetings.htm