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{{wisconsin joint legislative committees}}{{tnr}}The '''Audit Committee''' is a [[standing committee]] of the [[Wisconsin State Legislature]].
 
{{wisconsin joint legislative committees}}{{tnr}}The '''Audit Committee''' is a [[standing committee]] of the [[Wisconsin State Legislature]].
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==Function==
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{{Quote|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.<ref>[http://docs.legis.wi.gov/statutes/statutes/13/II/53 ''Wisconsin State Legislature'', "Revised Statutes," accessed February 3, 2014](Statute 13.53-2)</ref>}}
  
 
==Membership==
 
==Membership==
===2013-2014===
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The following table describes committee membership at the beginning of the 2013 legislative session.
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The Joint Legislative Audit Committee is composed of the cochairpersons of the [[Joint Finance Committee, Wisconsin State Legislature|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.<ref>[http://docs.legis.wi.gov/statutes/statutes/13/II/53 ''Wisconsin State Legislature'', "Revised Statutes," accessed February 3, 2014](Statute 13.53-1)</ref>
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===2015 legislative session===
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The following table describes committee membership at the beginning of the 2015 legislative session.
  
 
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|Committee= Joint Legislative Audit Committee
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|year= 2015
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|Dem1= Kathleen Vinehout
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|Dem2= Janet Bewley
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|Dem3= Terese Berceau
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|Dem4= Melissa Sargent
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|Rep1= Robert Cowles
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|Repchair1= Co-Chair
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|Rep3= John Macco
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|Repchair3 = Vice-Chair
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|Rep4= Alberta Darling
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|Rep5= Mary Lazich
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|Rep2= Samantha Kerkman
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|Repchair2= Co-Chair
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|Rep6= John Nygren
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==External links==
 
==External links==
  
* [http://legis.wisconsin.gov/Pages/comm-info.aspx?c=1038 Joint Legislative Audit Committee]
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* [http://docs.legis.wisconsin.gov/2015/committees/joint/1386 Joint Legislative Audit Committee]
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==References==
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{{Wisconsin State Senators}}
 
{{Wisconsin State Senators}}

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

Function

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]

Membership

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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

2013-2014

2011-2012 Session

External links

References

  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)