Notice of Meeting

Unemployment Insurance Advisory Council

Place: Dane County Job Center Ballroom
1819 Aberg Avenue
Madison, Wisconsin
Date: Thursday, March 26, 2009
Time: 9:30 a.m.

Council Members: Please bring your calendars to schedule future meetings.

Council Web Site:

  1. Opening remarks – Hal Bergan

  3. Minutes of Meeting February 26, 2009 (blue)
  4. UI Treasurer's Financial Statements (yellow)
  5. Reserve Fund solvency
  6. UI Modernization – discussion only, not for action by the Council
  7. Extended Benefits
  8. Task Force on Misclassification of Workers – brief report
  9. Committee to Review UI Definition of “Employee” – brief report
  10. Department proposals for changes to the unemployment insurance law, Wis. Stat. Chapter 108, presented at previous meetings and the following:

    D09 -17 Enable Intercept of Federal Tax Refunds for UI Fraud

    D09 -15 Enable Recovery of Misdirected Payments from Third Parties

    D09 -19 Enable Recovery of Unclaimed Transfers to Debit Card Accounts

    D09 - 13 Treat Bonus Payments as “Earned” when Paid
  11. Department proposal to revise DWD 129, Benefit Claiming Procedures
  12. Department proposal to revise DWD 128, Able to Work and Available for Work
  13. Annual Report on Detection and Prosecution of Frauds
  14. Letters to the Council (white)

Some or all of the Council members may attend the meeting by telephone. This location is handicap accessible. If you have other special needs (such as an interpreter or written materials in large print), please contact Robin Gallagher, Phone: (608) 267-1405, Unemployment Insurance Division, Bureau of Legal Affairs, P.O. Box 8942, Madison, WI 53708. Hearing and speech impaired callers may reach us at the above phone number through WI TRS (or TDD/Voice Relay 1-800-947-3529.)

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