#LocalGovMatters – Leg Council Study Committees

This week on #LocalGovMatters, Gwyn is joined by Terry Anderson, the Director of the Legislative Council and the two talk about Legislative Council Study Committees.

The Legislative Council is the service agency that provides legal guidance and support the the legislature in Wisconsin.  In even numbered years, the Joint Legislative Council Committee creates study committees to do look deeper into issues in Wisconsin. The Legislative Council coordinates and organizes the committees.  The committees were recently established for the 2018 year and include:

Wisconsin is unique in its use of study committees, allowing citizens to sit on committees with legislators.  The committees have a long history and cover varying topics. (For a complete list of prior study committees click here).