Thursday, February 15, 2001
Ninety-Fifth Regular Session
The Assembly met in the Assembly Chamber located in the State Capitol.
Speaker Pro Tempore Freese in the chair.
The prayer was offered by Representative Wood.
Representative Powers and his son, Jonathan, led the membership in reciting the pledge of allegiance to the flag of the United States of America.
The roll was taken.
The result follows:
Present - Representatives Ainsworth, Albers, Balow, Berceau, Bies, Black, Bock, Boyle, Carpenter, Coggs, Colon, Cullen, Duff, J. Fitzgerald, Foti, Freese, Friske, Gard, Gronemus, Grothman, Gunderson, Gundrum, Hahn, Hebl, Hoven, Huber, Hubler, Huebsch, Hundertmark, Jeskewitz, Johnsrud, Kaufert, Kedzie, Kestell, Krawczyk, Kreibich, Kreuser, Krug, Krusick, La Fave, Ladwig, F. Lasee, Lassa, J. Lehman, M. Lehman, Leibham, Lippert, Loeffelholz, McCormick, D. Meyer, Meyerhofer, Miller, Montgomery, Morris-Tatum, Musser, Nass, Olsen, Ott, Owens, Petrowski, Pettis, Plale, Plouff, Pocan, Powers, Reynolds, Rhoades, Richards, Riley, Schneider, Schooff, Seratti, Sherman, Shilling, Sinicki, Skindrud, Starzyk, Staskunas, Steinbrink, Stone, Suder, Sykora, Townsend, Travis, Turner, Underheim, Urban, Vrakas, Wade, Walker, Ward, Wasserman, Wieckert, Wood, Young, Ziegelbauer and Speaker Jensen - 97.
Absent with leave - Representatives Ryba and Williams - 2.
Vacancies - None.
Representative Bock asked unanimous consent for a leave of absence for today's session for Representative Williams. Granted.
Representative Krug asked unanimous consent for a leave of absence for today's session for Representative Ryba. Granted.
Read first time and referred:
Assembly Joint Resolution 32
Relating to: urging the Wisconsin congressional delegation to work to enact legislation that would remove social security numbers from hunting and fishing license applications.
To committee on Personal Privacy
Assembly Bill 125
Relating to: requiring school boards that provide instruction in human sexuality and related subjects to provide instruction in marriage and parental responsibility.
To committee on Family Law.
Assembly Bill 126
Relating to: contracts with persons who take depositions.
To committee on Judiciary.
Assembly Bill 127
Relating to: adjusting a school district's revenue limit for unanticipated expenditures and granting rule-making authority.
To committee on Tax and Spending Limitations
Relating to: automatic teller machine fees and requiring the exercise of rule making-authority.
To committee on Financial Institutions
Assembly Bill 129
Relating to: personal guarantees for sales of hearing aids.
To committee on Health.
Assembly Bill 130
Relating to: health insurance coverage of hearing testing and hearing aids.
To committee on Health.
Assembly Bill 131
Relating to: requiring instruction in public schools on the history of organized labor in America and the collective bargaining process.
To committee on Education.
Representative Bock asked unanimous consent for a leave of absence for part of today's session for Representative Schneider. Granted.
Assembly Joint Resolution 30
Relating to: commemorating the distinguished record and public service of Cate Zeuske.
The question was: Shall Assembly Joint Resolution
30 be adopted?