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Meeting Name: JUDICIARY & LEGISLATION COMMITTEE Agenda status: Final
Meeting date/time: 5/18/2009 1:30 PM Minutes status: Final  
Meeting location: Room 301-B, City Hall
Published agenda: Agenda Agenda Published minutes: Minutes Minutes  
Meeting video: eComment: Not available  
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090079 01.ResolutionResolution relating to application, acceptance and funding of an Election Data Grant from the Wisconsin Government Accountability Board.

Minutes note: Individual present: Sue Edman - Election Commission
RECOMMENDED FOR ADOPTIONPass4:0 Action details Not available
081684 02.Communication-ReportCommunication from the City Attorney relating to semiannual reports as to the determination and disposition of all claims pending and closed and litigation matters closed through December 31, 2008.

Minutes note: Individual present: Barbara Woldt and Grant Langley - City Attorney's Office
RECOMMENDED FOR PLACING ON FILEPass4:0 Action details Not available
081060 03.CommunicationCommunication from the City Attorney relative to expenditures from the Outside Counsel/Expert Witness Fund Special Purpose Account.HELD TO CALL OF THE CHAIRPass4:0 Action details Not available
090030 04.ResolutionResolution authorizing payment of the claim of Angelia Rose, in the amount of $2,000.RECOMMENDED FOR ADOPTIONPass4:0 Action details Not available
090031 05.ResolutionResolution authorizing payment of the claim of James Phelps, in the amount of $25,000.RECOMMENDED FOR ADOPTIONPass4:0 Action details Not available
090032 06.ResolutionResolution authorizing payment of the claim of Ronald Taylor, in the amount of $25,000.RECOMMENDED FOR ADOPTIONPass4:0 Action details Not available
090033 07.ResolutionResolution authorizing payment of the claim of Monte Kirk, in the amount of $8,000.RECOMMENDED FOR ADOPTIONPass4:0 Action details Not available
090034 08.ResolutionResolution authorizing payment of the claim of Dennis Gardner, in the amount of $6,000.RECOMMENDED FOR ADOPTIONPass4:0 Action details Not available
090035 09.ResolutionResolution authorizing payment of the claim of Marlon Davis, in the amount of $1,500.RECOMMENDED FOR ADOPTIONPass4:0 Action details Not available
090036 010.ResolutionResolution authorizing payment of the claim of Ricky Burems, in the amount of $8,000.RECOMMENDED FOR ADOPTIONPass4:0 Action details Not available
090037 011.ResolutionResolution authorizing payment of the claim of Carolyn Lacy, in the amount of $12,500.RECOMMENDED FOR ADOPTIONPass4:0 Action details Not available
090038 012.ResolutionResolution authorizing payment of the claim of Michael Hamann, in the amount of $25,000.RECOMMENDED FOR ADOPTIONPass4:0 Action details Not available
081289 113.ResolutionSubstitute resolution appropriating up to $134,949.23 from the 2009 Common Council Contingent Fund to the Remission of Taxes Fund for settlement of three lawsuits against the City of Milwaukee regarding 2006, 2007 and 2008 tax assessments.

Minutes note: Individuals present: Mary Reavey and Peter Weissenfluh - Assessor's Office Grant Langley and Vince Moschella - City Attorney's Office Alan Marcuvitz - private attorney
RECOMMENDED FOR ADOPTION AND ASSIGNEDPass4:0 Action details Not available
     1:45 P.M.    Not available
090007 114.ResolutionSubstitute resolution to settle claims for defense of various police officers.RECOMMENDED FOR ADOPTIONPass4:0 Action details Not available
090020 015.ResolutionResolution relating to an appeal from Anthony Boutell for property damage.RECOMMENDED FOR DISALLOWANCE & INDEF. POSTPONEMENTPass4:0 Action details Not available
090045 016.ResolutionResolution relating to an appeal from Jane Mandelman for property damage.

Minutes note: Claimant not present.
RECOMMENDED FOR DISALLOWANCE & INDEF. POSTPONEMENTPass4:0 Action details Not available
090022 017.ResolutionResolution relating to an appeal from Bennett McCoy for property damage. (15th Aldermanic District)

Minutes note: Claimant not present.
RECOMMENDED FOR DISALLOWANCE & INDEF. POSTPONEMENTPass4:0 Action details Not available
090022 0 ResolutionResolution relating to an appeal from Bennett McCoy for property damage. (15th Aldermanic District)

Minutes note: Claimant was temporarily out of the room and is now present. This matter was taken up at 3:31 P.M.
RECONSIDEREDPass3:0 Action details Not available
090022 0 ResolutionResolution relating to an appeal from Bennett McCoy for property damage. (15th Aldermanic District)RECOMMENDED FOR DISALLOWANCE & INDEF. POSTPONEMENTPass2:1 Action details Not available
090024 018.ResolutionSubstitute resolution relating to an appeal from Wayne Reineck for property damage.

Minutes note: Grant in the amount of $345.09.
SUBSTITUTEDFail2:2 Action details Not available
090024 0 ResolutionSubstitute resolution relating to an appeal from Wayne Reineck for property damage.RECOMMENDED FOR DISALLOWANCE & INDEF. POSTPONEMENTFail2:2 Action details Not available
090024 0 ResolutionSubstitute resolution relating to an appeal from Wayne Reineck for property damage.

Minutes note: Settle in the amount of $150.00
SUBSTITUTEDPass3:1 Action details Not available
090024 1 ResolutionSubstitute resolution relating to an appeal from Wayne Reineck for property damage.RECOMMENDED FOR ADOPTIONPass3:1 Action details Not available
090021 019.ResolutionResolution relating to an appeal from Estella Stokes for personal injuries. (1st Aldermanic District)

Minutes note: Claimant not present.
RECOMMENDED FOR DISALLOWANCE & INDEF. POSTPONEMENTPass4:0 Action details Not available
090023 020.ResolutionSubstitute resolution relating to an appeal from Thomas Wiedel for property damage.

Minutes note: Grant in the amount of $250.00
SUBSTITUTEDPass2:1 Action details Not available
090023 1 ResolutionSubstitute resolution relating to an appeal from Thomas Wiedel for property damage.RECOMMENDED FOR ADOPTIONPass2:1 Action details Not available
090025 021.ResolutionResolution relating to an appeal from Dwayne Westmoreland for property damage. (7th Aldermanic District)

Minutes note: Claim was not filed in a timely manner.
RECOMMENDED FOR DISALLOWANCE & INDEF. POSTPONEMENTPass3:0 Action details Not available
090046 022.ResolutionResolution relating to an appeal from Brian Davis for property damage. (2nd Aldermanic District)RECOMMENDED FOR DISALLOWANCE & INDEF. POSTPONEMENTPass3:0 Action details Not available
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090056 023.ResolutionSubstitute resolution relative to various legislative bills.

Minutes note: This matter was taken up after item #24 on the agenda. Individuals present: Paul Vornholt - Intergov. Relations Maurita Houren - City Attorney's Office Ald. Witkowski moved for opposition for the inclusion of joint and several liability in the state budget, as well as support for an exemption for local government on this issue. Prevailed. 3-0
SUBSTITUTEDPass3:0 Action details Not available
090056 1 ResolutionSubstitute resolution relative to various legislative bills.RECOMMENDED FOR ADOPTIONPass3:0 Action details Not available
081658 024.ResolutionSubstitute resolution directing the Intergovernmental Relations Division-Department of Administration to seek introduction and passage of state legislation to allow for the election of Milwaukee Area Technical College district board members by district residents.

Minutes note: Individuals present: Ald. Jim Witkowiak Paul Gabriel - works with the college boards around the state. Held so that the committee can obtain information on prior studies done on this issue.
HELD TO CALL OF THE CHAIRPass3:0 Action details Not available