Noes, 0 - None.
Senate Bill 375
Relating to: comprehensive planning by local governmental units and fees imposed by political subdivisions.
Introduction and adoption of Senate Substitute Amendment 1.
Ayes, 5 - Senators Kanavas, Stepp, Leibham, Chvala and Jauch.
Noes, 0 - None.
Passage as amended.
Ayes, 4 - Senators Kanavas, Stepp, Leibham and Jauch.
Noes, 1 - Senator Chvala.
Senate Bill 376
Relating to: nonmetallic mining reclamation financial assurances.
Ayes, 3 - Senators Kanavas, Stepp and Leibham.
Noes, 2 - Senators Chvala and Jauch.
Ted Kanavas
Senate Chairperson
Cathy Stepp
Senate Chairperson
INTRODUCTION, First Reading and
reference of Proposals
Read and referred:
Senate Bill 411
Relating to: prohibiting smoking in buildings that are owned or leased by this state and providing a penalty.
By Senator Risser ; cosponsored by Representatives Berceau, Ainsworth, J. Lehman, Taylor, Hines, Miller, Gielow and Morris.
To committee on Health, Children, Families, Aging and Long Term Care.
Senate Bill 412
Relating to: coverage of the positions of certain members of governing bodies of state and local government retirement systems under codes of ethics for public officials.
By Senators Reynolds and Lazich; cosponsored by Representatives Honadel, Vukmir, Kestell, Ladwig, Gundrum, Ainsworth, Hundertmark, Hines, Albers and Stone.
To committee on Labor, Small Business Development and Consumer Affairs.
S578 Senate Bill 413
Relating to: regulating the release, possession, storage, transportation, sale, and control of certain invasive nonnative aquatic species, granting rule-making authority, and providing penalties.
By Senators Robson, Schultz, Breske, Chvala, Cowles, Lassa, Risser and Roessler; cosponsored by Representatives Gunderson, Richards, Albers, Berceau, Freese, Gronemus, Hahn, Hebl, Hines, Kestell, Krawczyk, J. Lehman, M. Lehman, Miller, Molepske, Musser, Ott, Plouff, Pocan, Schneider, Van Roy and Vrakas.
To committee on Environment and Natural Resources.
Senator Lazich, with unanimous consent, asked that the Senate recess until 12:10 P.M..
10:20 A.M.
12:10 P.M.
The Senate reconvened.
Senator A. Lasee in the chair.
Riley , Antonio, of Milwaukee, as Executive Director of the Wisconsin Housing and Economic Development Authority, to serve for the term ending February 1, 2005.
The question was: Confirmation?
The ayes and noes were required and the vote was: ayes, 32; noes, 1; absent or not voting, 0; as follows:
Ayes - Senators Breske, Brown, Carpenter, Coggs, Cowles, Darling, Decker, Ellis, Erpenbach, S. Fitzgerald, Hansen, Harsdorf, Jauch, Kanavas, Kedzie, A. Lasee, Lassa, Lazich, Leibham, M. Meyer, Moore, Panzer, Plale, Reynolds, Risser, Robson, Roessler, Schultz, Stepp, Welch, Wirch and Zien - 32.
Noes - Senator Chvala - 1.
Absent or not voting - None.
referrals and receipt of committee reports concerning proposed administrative rules
Relating to high school equivalency diplomas and certificates of general educational development.
Submitted by Department of Public Instruction.
Report received from Agency, January 27, 2004.
Referred to committee on Education, Ethics and Elections, January 28, 2004.
Relating to allowing the operation of double bottoms and certain other vehicles on certain specified highways.
Submitted by Department of Transportation.
Report received from Agency, January 27, 2004.
Referred to committee on Transportation and Information Infrastructure, January 28, 2004.
State of Wisconsin
Revisor of Statutes Bureau
February 1, 2004
To the Honorable, the Senate:
The following rules have been published:
Deputy Revisor
messageS from the assembly
By Patrick E. Fuller, chief clerk.
Mr. President:
I am directed to inform you that the Assembly has passed and asks concurrence in:
Assembly Bill 159
Assembly Bill 471
Assembly Bill 525
Assembly Bill 556
Assembly Bill 591
Assembly Bill 619
Assembly Bill 715
Assembly Bill 738
Adopted and asks concurrence in:
Assembly Joint Resolution 64
Amended and concurred in as amended:
Senate Bill 46 Assembly amendment 1 adopted
Concurred in:
Senate Joint Resolution 57
Senate Joint Resolution 58
Senate amendment 1 to Assembly Bill 120