Joint Legislative Audit Committee, Wisconsin State Legislature

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The Audit Committee is a standing committee of the Wisconsin State Legislature.


The joint legislative audit committee shall have advisory responsibilities for the legislative audit bureau. The committee's responsibility is subject to general supervision of the joint committee on legislative organization.[1][2]


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The Joint Legislative Audit Committee is composed of the cochairpersons of the Joint Finance Committee, two other majority and two minority party senators and two other majority and two minority party representatives , each appointed by the same method as their respective chambers.[3]

2015 legislative session

The following table describes committee membership at the beginning of the 2015 legislative session.

Joint Legislative Audit Committee Members, 2015
Democratic members (4)Republican members (6)
Kathleen VinehoutRobert Cowles, Co-Chair
Janet BewleySamantha Kerkman, Co-Chair
Terese BerceauJohn Macco, Vice-Chair
Melissa SargentAlberta Darling
Mary Lazich
John Nygren


2011-2012 Session

External links


  1. Wisconsin State Legislature, "Revised Statutes," accessed February 3, 2014(Statute 13.53-2)
  2. Note: This text is quoted verbatim from the original source. Any inconsistencies are attributed to the original source.
  3. Wisconsin State Legislature, "Revised Statutes," accessed February 3, 2014(Statute 13.53-1)