Wednesday, June 19, 1996
Senate Journal
The Chief Clerk makes the following entries under the above date.
report of committees
The committee on Senate Organization reports and recommends:
Pursuant to Senate Rule 20 (7), Senator Fred A. Risser is nominated to fill the vacancy of Senate President as a member of the committee on Senate Organization, until such time as the Senate President is elected.
Ayes, 4 - Senators Chvala, Moen, Ellis and Rude.
Noes, 0 - None.
Chuck Chvala
The committee on Senate Organization reports and recommends:
Pursuant to Senate Rule 20 the Senate Standing Committees are abolished and recreated as follows:
Administrative Rules (5)
Agriculture, Transportation, Utilities and Financial Institutions (9)
Audit (5)
Economic Development, Housing, Government Operations and Cultural Affairs (5)
Education (7)
Environmental Resources and Urban Affairs (5)
Finance (8)
Health, Human Services, Aging and Corrections (5)
Insurance, Tourism, Veterans and Military Affairs (5)
Judiciary, Campaign Finance Reform and Consumer Affairs (5)
Labor (5)
Senate Organization (5)
Select committee on Utility Regulation (7)
Ayes, 5 - Senators Chvala, Risser, Moen, Ellis and Rude.
Noes, 0 - None.
Chuck Chvala
petitions and communications
State of Wisconsin
Elections Board
June 12, 1996
To the Honorable the Senate:
I am pleased to provide you with a copy of the official canvass of the June 4, 1996 recall election vote for State Senator, 21st District, along with the determination by the State Board of Canvassers of the winner.
In addition, I am providing you with the original Certificate of Election for the winner.
If the State Elections Board staff can provide you with any further information or assistance, please contact our office.
Kevin j. kennedy
Executive Director
Statement of Board of State Canvassers for State Senator, District Twenty-One
We, Barbara Kranig, Chairperson of the State Elections Board, James E. Doyle, Attorney General, and Jack C. Voight, State Treasurer, constituting the Board of State Canvassers of the State of Wisconsin, certify that the attached tabular statements, as compiled from the certified returns made to the State Elections Board by the Racine County Clerk, contains a correct abstract of the total number of votes given for the election of candidates for State Senator, District 21, at the Recall Election held in the several towns, wards, villages and election districts in said county on the Fourth day of June, 1996.
WE DO, THEREFORE, DETERMINE AND CERTIFY that the following candidate, having received the greatest number of votes is duly elected State Senator:
Senate District Elected
21st Kimberly M. Plache
Given under our hands in the City of Madison, this 12th day of June, 1996.
State Treasurer
Marilyn L. Graves
Clerk of the Supreme Court
Senator Plache was administered the oath of office in Racine on June 13, 1996 by the Honorable Judge Dennis J. Flynn.
S834 State of Wisconsin
June 17, 1996
The Honorable, The Senate:
Pursuant to Senate Rule 20, I have made the following appointments to Senate Committees:
To the committee on Judiciary, Campaign Finance Reform and Consumer Affairs: Senators Adelman, (Chair), Risser, Clausing Huelsman and Welch;