Wisconsin Department of Workforce Development Notice of Public Meetings and Hearings

If you have other special needs (such as an interpreter or written materials in large print) please contact the meeting's sponsor.

Previous meeting notices are available at: http://dwd.wisconsin.gov/dwd/publicmeetings/default.htm

Week of October 29 - November 2, 2012


Meeting Quick Links:


Labor & Industry Review Commission

Where: Wisconsin Public Broadcasting Center
3319 W Beltline Hwy
Madison, WI 53713
Phone: (608) 266-9850

Date: Monday, October 29, 2012
Time: 2:00 p.m.

DISCUSSION

Worker's Comp. Cases
Unemployment Insurance Cases
Equal Rights Cases
Closed sessions under Wis. Stat. 19.85(1)(a)

OTHER SUCH MATTERS THAT MAY COME BEFORE THE COMMISSION

If Any Questions Please Call Morgan Dixon at 608-266-7958

Labor & Industry Review Commission

Where: Wisconsin Public Broadcasting Center
3319 W Beltline Hwy
Madison, WI 53713
Phone: (608) 266-9850

Date: Wednesday, October 31, 2012
Time: 10:30 a.m.

DISCUSSION

Worker's Comp. Cases
Unemployment Insurance Cases
Equal Rights Cases
Closed sessions under Wis. Stat. 19.85(1)(a)

OTHER SUCH MATTERS THAT MAY COME BEFORE THE COMMISSION

If Any Questions Please Call Morgan Dixon at 608-266-7958

Labor & Industry Review Commission

Where: Wisconsin Public Broadcasting Center
3319 W Beltline Hwy
Madison, WI 53713
Phone: (608) 266-9850

Date: Thursday, November 1, 2012
Time: 9:30 a.m.
Time: 1:45 p.m.

DISCUSSION

Worker's Comp. Cases
Unemployment Insurance Cases
Equal Rights Cases
Closed sessions under Wis. Stat. 19.85(1)(a)

OTHER SUCH MATTERS THAT MAY COME BEFORE THE COMMISSION

If Any Questions Please Call Morgan Dixon at 608-266-7958

Labor & Industry Review Commission

Where: Wisconsin Public Broadcasting Center
3319 W Beltline Hwy
Madison, WI 53713
Phone: (608) 266-9850

Date: Friday, November 2, 2012
Time: 10:00 a.m.

DISCUSSION

Worker's Comp. Cases
Unemployment Insurance Cases
Equal Rights Cases
Closed sessions under Wis. Stat. 19.85(1)(a)

OTHER SUCH MATTERS THAT MAY COME BEFORE THE COMMISSION

If Any Questions Please Call Morgan Dixon at 608-266-7958


BUREAU OF APPRENTICESHIP STANDARDS

State Sheet Metal Apprenticeship Advisory Committee Meeting

Sheet Metal Local 18
2201 Springdale Rd
Waukesha, WI 53186

Date: Thursday, November 1, 2012
Time: 9:30 a.m.

TENTATIVE AGENDA

Open Session: 9:30 a.m.

For questions please call Owen Smith, 608-266-2491.

BUREAU OF APPRENTICESHIP STANDARDS

FOND DU LAC AREA PLUMBERS JOINT APPRENTICESHIP COMMITTEE

Moraine Park Technical College,
235 North National Avenue
Fond du Lac, WI 54936
Room: O - 102

Date: Thursday, November 1, 2012
Time: 6:00 p.m.

AGENDA

Open Session: 6:00 p.m.

  1. Call to Order
  2. Roll Call
  3. Statement of Compliance with Open Meeting Law
  4. Approval of Agenda
  5. Approval of Minutes from August 2 , 2012 Committee meeting
  6. Affirmative Action Report
  7. Reports:
    • Fred Rice, PTC Apprenticeship Rep.
    • Sandra Destree, Bureau Rep.
    • Randy Lorge, Day School Instructor

Closed Session: convene in closed session under §19.85 (1)(c) of the Wisconsin Statutes for personnel issues

  1. Review Work Record Print out, July, August and September hours.
  2. Applicant Interviews
  3. Tentative Indenture Interviews
  4. 1 Year Probationary Reviews (1Year apprentices are called in for this review)
  5. Completion Reviews
  6. Special Reviews
  7. Annual Review of Apprentice Reports
  8. Old Business
  9. New Business
  10. Communications
  11. Other Business

MOTION TO REOPEN CLOSED SESSION

  1. Next Meeting Dates: To be determined
  2. Adjourned

Any questions call Lois Dennee (920)734-3148 ext 7.


GOVERNOR'S COUNCIL ON WORKFORCE INVESTMENT

Task Force on Minority Unemployment

UMOS
2701 S. Chase Avenue
Milwaukee, WI

Date: Monday, October 29, 2012
Time: 3:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.

AGENDA

  1. Welcoming
  2. Opening Remarks & Updates
    1. Lt. Governor Rebecca Kleefisch
    2. Representative Elizabeth Coggs/DWD Secretary Reggie Newson
  3. Action Item: Approval of September Task Force Minutes
  4. Updates from Sub-Committees
    1. Flexible Workforce Coalition – David Karst
    2. Transportation – Dorothy Buckhanan
    3. Trucking – Earl Buford
  5. Presentation: Transitional Jobs Update & W2 Contracts
    1. Deputy Secretary Joan Hansen – Department of Children & Families
  6. Closing Remarks
    1. Representative Elizabeth Coggs
    2. Lt. Governor Rebecca Kleefisch/DWD Secretary Reggie Newson
      1. Next steps
      2. Next meeting date is scheduled for November 27, 2012

Meeting materials will be posted on the CWI web site at http://www.wi-cwi.org/. For questions about the agenda, contact Becky Kikkert, Department of Workforce Development, Division of Employment and Training by phone at (608) 266-5536 or by email at becky.kikkert@dwd.wisconsin.gov.

If you have special needs such as an interpreter or written materials in an alternate format, contact Kristy Budde, telephone (608) 266-9199 or by email at kristy.budde@dwd.wisconsin.gov. (Text phone users may call the Wisconsin Telecommunications Relay System at 711 to request assistance.)


GOVERNOR'S COUNCIL ON MIGRANT LABOR

State Capitol, Room 415 Northwest
Madison, WI
Phone: 608-266-0002

Date:Thursday, November 1, 2012
Time: 10:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.

TENTATIVE AGENDA

  1. Call to Order/Roll Call
  2. Approval of Agenda
  3. Approval of Minutes of October 19, 2011 and June 20, 2012 meetings
  4. Announcements
    • Membership Appointments - Employer and Legislator Vacancies
  5. Legislative Updates
  6. Migrant Law Enforcement Report
    • 2012 Activities
    • 2012 Drought and Weather Conditions

Old Business

  1. Visa Migrant Policy Implementation

New Business

  1. MSFW Collaborative Workspace and Data Sharing Agreement
  2. DET Complaint System
  3. 2013 Goals and Initiatives
  4. 2013 Council Meeting Scheduled - Proposed Dates
    • January 16, 2013
    • April 17, 2013
    • June 19, 2013
    • October 16, 2013
  5. Adjournment

If you have questions, contact Juan Jose Lopez at 608-266-0002.


Unemployment Insurance Advisory Council

The Unemployment Insurance Advisory Council is interested in hearing comments/suggestions re: Wisconsin's Unemployment Insurance Program:

Date: Tuesday, October 30, 2012
Time: 2:30 p.m. - 4:30 p.m. and
6:00 p.m. - 7:30 p.m.

The 2012 public hearing will be conducted simultaneously at seven locations during both afternoon and evening sessions by using video conference technology in the following cities:

If any questions, or you cannot attend a hearing, please visit http://dwd.wisconsin.gov/uibola/UIAC/pubhearings/2012.htm or call (608) 267-1405 for more information.