Wednesday, July 27, 2005
Ninety-Seventh Regular Session
Assembly Journal
The Chief Clerk makes the following entries under the above date:
Amendments Offered
Assembly amendment 1 to Assembly Bill 219 offered by Representative Ainsworth.
Assembly amendment 1 to Assembly Bill 496 offered by Representative Albers.
Introduction and Reference
of Proposals
Read first time and referred:
Assembly Bill 576
Relating to: allowing aliens who are not legal permanent residents of the United States to pay resident tuition or fees.
By Representatives Colon, Zepnick, Young, Pocan, Sinicki, Berceau, Black, Grigsby, Lehman, Seidel, Travis, Turner, Fields, Parisi and Toles; cosponsored by Senator Risser .
To committee on Colleges and Universities .
Assembly Bill 577
Relating to: creating an individual income tax checkoff for donations to the fire fighters memorial.
By Representatives Schneider, Sinicki and Sheridan; cosponsored by Senators Wirch and Roessler.
To committee on Ways and Means.
Assembly Bill 578
Relating to: rights of University of Wisconsin System students, adopting maximum weight standards for pupil textbooks, and contracts that grant naming rights.
By Representatives Schneider and Kreibich.
To committee on Colleges and Universities .
Assembly Bill 579
Relating to: appointment to limited term and project positions in the state civil service.
By Representatives Albers, Musser, Berceau, Pettis, Boyle, Ainsworth, Hahn, Kreibich, Hines, Owens, Ott, Townsend, Ballweg, McCormick, Strachota and Molepske; cosponsored by Senators Lassa and Roessler.
To committee on State Affairs.
Assembly Bill 580
Relating to: expanding the property tax exemption for property held in trust for the public interest to include activities related to improving or stabilizing fish populations.
By Representatives Townsend, Gunderson, Hines, Kleefisch, Ott, Sheridan and Van Roy; cosponsored by Senators Roessler and Wirch.
To committee on Natural Resources .
To joint survey committee on Tax Exemptions .
Assembly Bill 581
Relating to: licensing, vehicle identification, and record-keeping requirements for wholesale fish dealers and commercial fishers, inspections of wholesale fish dealer and commercial fisher records and premises, commercial fishing boats, periods when a commercial fisher may fish on the waters of Green Bay, the sale and purchase of eggs from certain trout and salmon, commercial fishing approval fees, seizure of certain fishing devices, access to places used to store or retain wild animals, establishing a commercial fish reporting system, imposing certain surcharges, providing an exemption from emergency rule procedures, extending the time limit for emergency rule procedures, making an appropriation, and providing penalties.
By Representatives Bies, Hines, Kaufert, Krawczyk, McCormick, Ott, Petrowski, Townsend and Van Roy; cosponsored by Senator A. Lasee , by request of Department of Natural Resources.
To committee on Natural Resources .
Assembly Bill 582
Relating to: fees for deferred prosecution programs.
By Representatives Schneider and Kessler.
To committee on Corrections and the Courts .
Assembly Bill 583
Relating to: terms and conditions of gift certificates, gift cards, and other gift obligations and providing a penalty.
A421 By Representatives Krusick, Jeskewitz, Ainsworth, Ballweg, Benedict, Berceau, Bies, Black, Boyle, Fields, Freese, Gielow, Grigsby, Gronemus, Hahn, Hines, Hubler, Kerkman, Kleefisch, Kreibich, Kreuser, F. Lasee, Lehman, Loeffelholz, Lothian, Molepske, Montgomery, Mursau, Nelson, Parisi, Petrowski, Pettis, Pocan, Pope-Roberts, Pridemore, Richards, Schneider, Sheridan, Sherman, Shilling, Sinicki, Staskunas, Steinbrink, Stone, Suder, Toles, Townsend, Travis, Turner, Underheim, Van Akkeren, Van Roy, Vos, Vruwink, Wasserman, A. Williams, Wood, Young and Zepnick; cosponsored by Senators Harsdorf, Breske, Brown, Carpenter, Coggs, Darling, Decker, Ellis, Erpenbach, Hansen, Jauch, Kanavas, Kapanke, A. Lasee, Lassa, Olsen, Plale, Risser, Robson, Roessler, Taylor and Wirch.
To committee on Small Business.
Assembly Bill 584
Relating to: referenda to exceed a school district's revenue limit.
By Representatives Albers, Musser, Nass, Hines, Ainsworth and Vos; cosponsored by Senator Grothman .
To committee on Education.
Assembly Bill 585
Relating to: a sales and use tax exemption for energy efficient equipment.
By Representatives Parisi, Zepnick, Hines, Black, Molepske and Turner; cosponsored by Senators Wirch and Risser.
To committee on Energy and Utilities .
To joint survey committee on Tax Exemptions .
Committee Reports
The committee on Health reports and recommends:
Assembly Bill 269
Relating to: prescription drug labels.