One-Hundred and Second Regular Session
11:05 A.M. THURSDAY, March 5, 2015
The Senate met.
The Senate was called to order by Senator Fitzgerald.
Pursuant to Senate Rule 17 (6), the Chief Clerk makes the following entries under the above date.
Introduction, First Reading, and Reference of Proposals
Read first time and referred:
Relating to: traffic control at nonfunctioning or malfunctioning traffic control signals.
By Senators Cowles, Wanggaard, Lassa and Bewley; cosponsored by Representatives Jacque, Spiros, Bowen, A. Ott, Brandtjen, Kremer, Murphy, Mursau, Murtha, Ohnstad, Rohrkaste, Steffen and Tittl.
hist32993To committee on Transportation and Veterans Affairs.
Relating to: pupil assessments, evaluation of educator effectiveness, and school accountability reports.
By Senators Farrow, S. Fitzgerald, Gudex, Vukmir and Wanggaard; cosponsored by Representatives Kitchens, Brandtjen, E. Brooks, Jagler, Horlacher, Kleefisch, Murphy and Thiesfeldt.
hist32994To committee on Education Reform and Government Operations.
Relating to: premium and cost-sharing assistance for health plans through the Medical Assistance program.
By Senators Erpenbach, Carpenter, Hansen, Harris Dodd, C. Larson, Lassa, Miller, Ringhand and Vinehout; cosponsored by Representatives Riemer, Kolste, Hebl, Barca, Barnes, Berceau, Billings, Bowen, Brostoff, Considine, Danou, Doyle, Genrich, Goyke, Hesselbein, Hintz, Johnson, Jorgensen, Kahl, Kessler, Mason, Meyers, Milroy, Ohnstad, Pope, Sargent, Shankland, Sinicki, Spreitzer, Stuck, Subeck, C. Taylor, Wachs, Young, Zamarripa and Zepnick.
hist32995To committee on Health and Human Services.
Relating to: restrictive covenants in employment and agency relationships.
By Senator Farrow; cosponsored by Representatives Rohrkaste, Gannon, Murphy and Knodl.
hist32996To committee on Judiciary and Public Safety.
Relating to: off-duty law enforcement officers and former law enforcement officers going armed with firearms on or near school grounds.
By Senators Wanggaard, Bewley, Farrow, Gudex, LeMahieu, Marklein, Moulton, Petrowski, Roth, Vinehout, Vukmir and Olsen; cosponsored by Representatives Kleefisch, Ballweg, Born, Brandtjen, R. Brooks, Czaja, Danou, Doyle, Edming, Gannon, Heaton, Hutton, Jacque, Jagler, Jarchow, Jorgensen, Kapenga, Kerkman, Knodl, Krug, T. Larson, Macco, Murphy, Mursau, Murtha, Novak, J. Ott, Petersen, Quinn, Rodriguez, Rohrkaste, Sanfelippo, Skowronski, Spiros, Steffen, Swearingen, Thiesfeldt, Tittl, Vorpagel, Weatherston, Young, Kremer and Horlacher.
hist32997To committee on Judiciary and Public Safety.
Relating to: allowing municipal clerks to register voters on election day.
By Senators Gudex and Marklein; cosponsored by Representatives Thiesfeldt, Kleefisch, Doyle, E. Brooks, Kahl, Skowronski, Weatherston, Berceau, Ripp, Edming, Ballweg, Bernier, Born, Ohnstad, Spreitzer, Zamarripa, Tittl and Steffen.
hist32998To committee on Elections and Local Government.
Petitions and Communications
hist33028Pursuant to Senate Rule 17 (5), Representative Ballweg added as a co-sponsor of Senate Bill 62.
Advice and Consent of the Senate
State of Wisconsin
Office of the Governor
March 5, 2015
The Honorable, the Senate:
I am pleased to nominate and with the advice and consent of the Senate, do appoint DEPUTY SECRETARY RAY ALLEN, of Madison, as Secretary of the Department of Financial Institutions, to serve for the term ending at the pleasure of the Governor.
hist32999Read and referred to committee on Revenue, Financial Institutions, and Rural Issues.
Senator Fitzgerald, with unanimous consent, asked that the 2015 Regular Session of the Senate stand adjourned pursuant to Senate Joint Resolution 1.