A joint hearing of Senate and Assembly economic committees will be held at 10 a.m. Monday in Room 412 East of the State Capitol to hear testimony on LRB 1556, which creates the Wisconsin Venture Capital Authority.  Read the full notice below.  

Click here to read an analysis of the bill by the bipartisan Legislative Reference Bureau. 

Click here to read the text of the bill draft.




Committee on Jobs, Economy and Small Business


The committee will hold a public hearing on the following items at the time specified below:


Monday, May 16, 2011

10:00 AM

412 East

State Capitol


This will be a joint public hearing with the Senate Committee on Economic Development and Veterans and Military Affairs.


LRB 1556/3

Creation of the Wisconsin Venture Capital Authority, creation of the badger jobs fund and the jobs now fund certification program, both of which are to be administered by the Wisconsin Venture Capital Authority, making an appropriation, and providing a penalty.


A copy of LRB 1556/3 may be obtained by contacting Rep. Williams’ office at 266-7506, in person in Room 17 W, or via email at Rep.Williamsm@legis.wi.gov.