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Notice of Meeting

Unemployment Insurance Advisory Council

Date:  Thursday, January 20, 2022
Time: 10:00 a.m.
Location: Department of Workforce Development by Teleconference
Public may attend by:
Phone: 415-655-0003 or 855-282-6330 (toll free) or WebEx
Meeting Number (Access Code): 2597 693 6750 Meeting Password: DWD1
Meeting Materials:


  1. Call to Order and Introductions
  2. Approval of Minutes of the October 21, 2021 Council Meeting
  3. Department Update
  4. Correspondence
  5. Trust Fund Update
  6. Legislation Update
    • Classification of motor vehicle operators as independent contractors or employees (AB 691 / SB 703)
  7. Rulemaking Update
    • Emergency Rule 2125, DWD ch. 102, 113 & 123 (Eff. 10/3/21 – 3/2/22)
      • Protecting Wisconsin employers from the adverse financial effects of COVID-19
    • Proposed Permanent Rule, DWD ch. 100-150
      • Converting references from Standard Industrial Classification codes to the North American Industry Classification System codes; and other minor technical changes to the unemployment insurance program
    • Proposed Permanent Rule, LIRC ch. 1 (CR 21-105)
      • Rules of procedure of the Labor and Industry Review Commission
      • Presented by Atty. Anita Krasno and Atty. Jeffrey Shampo
  8. UIAC Agreed-Upon Bill Drafts
  9. Research Requests
  10. Future Meeting Dates: February 17, 2022; March 17, 2022
  11. Adjourn


  • The Council may take up action items at a time other than that listed.
  • The Council may not address all agenda items or follow the agenda order. The Council may discuss other items, including those on any attached lists.
  • The Council members may attend the meeting by teleconference.
  • The employee or employer representative members of the Council may convene in closed session at any time during the meeting to deliberate any matter for potential action or items listed in this agenda, under Wis. Stat. § 19.85(1)(ee). The Council may then reconvene again in open session after the closed session.
  • This location is accessible to people with disabilities. If you need an accommodation, including an interpreter or information in an alternate format, please contact the UI Division Bureau of Legal Affairs at 608-266-0399 or dial 7-1-1 for Wisconsin Relay Service.