Senate Bill 602
Concurred in:
Assembly Joint Resolution 82
Assembly Bill 69
Assembly Bill 448
Assembly Bill 509
Assembly Bill 527
Assembly Bill 556
Assembly Bill 617
Assembly Bill 619
Assembly Bill 660
Assembly Bill 805
Assembly Bill 864
Assembly amendment 1 to Senate Bill 34
Assembly substitute amendment 1 to Senate Bill 164
Action on the Senate Message
Senate Joint Resolution 53
Relating to: providing that only a marriage between one man and one woman shall be valid or recognized as a marriage in this state (2nd consideration).
By Senators S. Fitzgerald, Stepp, Roessler, Lazich, Leibham, Kanavas, Schultz, A. Lasee, Reynolds, Grothman and Zien; cosponsored by Representatives Gundrum, Nischke, Krawczyk, Suder, J. Fitzgerald, Towns, Owens, Gard, Huebsch, McCormick, Hundertmark, M. Williams, Van Roy, Bies, LeMahieu, Honadel, Pettis, Nass, Ott, F. Lasee, Hahn, Kestell, Lothian, Hines, Gottlieb, Townsend, Gunderson, Kreibich, Petrowski, Meyer, Jeskewitz, Freese, Vos, Kleefisch, Nerison, Ballweg, Moulton, Kerkman, Loeffelholz, Albers, Mursau, Pridemore and Montgomery.
To committee on Rules.
Senate Bill 448
Relating to: contractor's notices, claims against certain contractors and suppliers of dwellings, and providing a penalty.
By Senators Olsen, Stepp, Harsdorf, Schultz, Zien, Kedzie, Lazich, Leibham, Roessler, S. Fitzgerald, Darling, Brown and Kanavas; cosponsored by Representatives Wieckert, Loeffelholz, Shilling, Owens, Musser, Kestell, Jeskewitz, F. Lasee, Montgomery, Gard, Albers, Townsend, Davis, Petrowski, Pettis, Nelson, Kreibich, Ott, Hahn, Suder, Lamb, J. Fitzgerald, Vos, LeMahieu, Gundrum, Rhoades, Gronemus, Vruwink and Huebsch.
To committee on Rules.
Senate Bill 459
Relating to: administration and funding of programs for utility public benefits; renewable energy requirements for utilities and retail electric cooperatives; energy efficiency requirements for state construction; revising and reviewing the state energy conservation code; state use of renewable energy resources; anaerobic digestor research; and granting rule-making authority.
By committee on Energy, Utilities and Information Technology.
To committee on Energy and Utilities.
A838 Senate Bill 482
Relating to: the calculation of a school district's special adjustment aid and revenue limit when territory is detached from one or more school districts to create a new school district.
By Senators Olsen, Darling, Harsdorf, Grothman, Schultz, Zien and Roessler; cosponsored by Representatives Towns, Hines, Kestell, Davis, Nass, Hahn, Ott, Petrowski, Albers, Pridemore, Lehman and Wood.
To committee on Rules.
Senate Bill 484
Relating to: certified public accountants.
By Senators Zien and Olsen; cosponsored by Representatives Mursau, Montgomery, Albers, Friske, Gunderson, Hahn, Kessler, Ott, Owens and Sherman.
To committee on Rules.
Senate Bill 571
Relating to: offenses against financial institutions, community currency exchanges, and providing penalties.
By Senators Stepp, Kanavas, Darling, Zien, Grothman and Leibham; cosponsored by Representatives Hundertmark, Davis, Vos, Krawczyk, Petrowski, Meyer, Mursau, J. Fitzgerald, Kreibich, Nischke, Montgomery, Musser, Ott, Hahn, Albers, Bies, Freese, Lamb, Gunderson, LeMahieu, Suder, Kaufert, Van Roy and Hines.
To committee on Rules.
Senate Bill 584
Relating to: regulation of bank branches, mergers and acquisitions of banks, providing an exemption from rule-making procedures, and granting rule-making authority.
By Senators Stepp, Brown, Grothman, Erpenbach and Harsdorf; cosponsored by Representatives Vos, Molepske, Albers, Fields, Musser, Krawczyk, Jeskewitz, Petrowski, Kreibich, J. Fitzgerald, Jensen, Hahn, Gunderson, Moulton, F. Lasee and Nischke.
To committee on Rules.
Senate Bill 602
Relating to: creating a development zone credit for the license fees paid by certain insurers.
By Senators Schultz, Kapanke, Kanavas, Lazich and Plale; cosponsored by Representatives Nischke, Stone, Gard, Honadel and Richards.
To committee on Rules.
Reference Bureau Corrections
Senate Bill 273
1. Page 4, line 5: delete "CAPITOL" and substitute "CAPITAL".
1. Page 4, line 7: delete "capitol" and substitute "capital".
Senate Amendment 1 to Senate Substitute Amendment 1 to Senate Bill 459
1. Page 8, line 6: delete "for".
Speaker's Communications
February 22, 2006
Mr. Patrick Fuller
Chief Clerk, Wisconsin State Assembly
Room 208, Risser Justice Center
17 West Main Street
Madison, Wisconsin 53708
Dear Patrick:
Pursuant to Assembly Rule 42 (3)(c), I am withdrawing Senate Bill 299 from the Assembly Committee on Rules and re-referring it to the Assembly Committee on Natural Resources. I have the consent of Representative Mike Huebsch, chair of the Assembly Committee on Rules, to take this action.
John G. Gard
Representative Huebsch asked unanimous consent that the rules be suspended and that Assembly Joint Resolution 82 be withdrawn from the committee on Rules and taken up at this time. Granted.
Special Guest
At the request of Representative Nelson, the family of former State Representative William J. Rogers joined him at the rostrum.
Assembly Joint Resolution 82
Relating to: honoring the life and service of William J. Rogers.
The question was: Shall Assembly Joint Resolution 82 be adopted?
Motion carried.
Representative Huebsch asked unanimous consent that all members of the Assembly be made coauthors of Assembly Joint Resolution 82. Granted.
Representative Huebsch asked unanimous consent that the rules be suspended and that Assembly Joint Resolution 82 be immediately messaged to the Senate. Granted.
Representative Mursau asked unanimous consent that his leave of absence be lifted. Granted.
Representative Steinbrink asked unanimous consent that his leave of absence be lifted. Granted.
A839 Representative Gundrum asked unanimous consent that the Assembly stand recessed. Granted.
The Assembly stood recessed.
10:49 A.M.