Tuesday, January 9, 1996
10:00 A.M.
Senate Journal
The Senate met.
The Senate was called to order by Senator Brian Rude.
The roll was called and the following Senators answered to their names:
Senators Adelman, Andrea, Breske, Buettner, Burke, Chvala, Clausing, Cowles, Darling, Decker, Drzewiecki, Ellis, Farrow, Fitzgerald, George, Grobschmidt, Huelsman, Jauch, A. Lasee, Moen, Moore, Panzer, Petak, C. Potter, Risser, Rosenzweig, Rude, Schultz, Shibilski, Weeden, Welch, Wineke and Zien - 33.
Absent - None.
Absent with leave - None.
The Senate remained standing and Senator Grobschmidt led the Senate in the pledge of allegiance to the flag of the United States of America.
INTRODUCTION and reference of resolutions and joint resolutions
Senate Joint Resolution 46
Relating to: the life and public service of Arthur Cirilli.
By Senator Jauch ; cosponsored by Representatives Boyle, Hubler and Linton .
Considered as privileged and taken up.
Adopted by unanimous rising vote.
INTRODUCTION, first reading and reference of bills
Read first time and referred:
Senate Bill 478
Relating to: limitation of civil liability related to equine activities.
By Senators Zien, A. Lasee, Schultz and Ellis; cosponsored by Representatives Skindrud, Gronemus, Brancel, Ourada, Harsdorf, Johnsrud, Wilder, Kreibich, Goetsch, Otte, Musser, Seratti, Grothman and Olsen .
To committee on Judiciary.
report of committees
The committee on Insurance reports and recommends:
Senate Bill 256
Relating to: annuities for eleemosynary institutions.
Ayes, 7 - Senators Schultz, Huelsman, Buettner, Cowles, C. Potter, Shibilski and Jauch.
Noes, 0 - None.
Dale Schultz
The joint survey committee on Tax Exemptions reports and recommends:
Senate Bill 383
Relating to: tax-exempt individual employe medical savings accounts established by employers or self-employed persons with the difference between the cost of catastrophic and comprehensive health care coverage.
Public Policy Involved
This bill is good public policy
Referred to committee on Health, Human Services and Aging.
George Petak
Senate Chairperson
petitions and communications
State of Wisconsin
Committee on Senate Organization
January 4, 1996
The Honorable, The Senate:
Pursuant to Senate Rule 20, I have made the following appointments to Senate Committees:
To the Board on Hunger, Senator Richard Grobschmidt;
To Forward Wisconsin, Senator Richard Grobschmidt;
To the joint committee for review of Administrative Rules; Senator Richard Grobschmidt;
To the committee for review of Administrative Rules; Senator Richard Grobschmidt;
To the committee on Business, Economic Development and Urban Affairs, Senator Richard Grobschmidt;
To the committee on Education and Financial Institutions, Senator Richard Grobschmidt.
S514 With regards to members of the minority party, the appointments reflect recommendations of that caucus.