By Representatives Berceau, Black, Pope-Roberts, Parisi, Pocan, Sheridan, Molepske, Travis, Benedict, Seidel, Colon and Wasserman; cosponsored by Senator Risser .
To committee on Education.
Assembly Bill 1144
Relating to: eliminating certain laws that prohibit intentional destruction of or consenting to the destruction of the life of an unborn child or unborn quick child and prohibit causing the death of a mother by acting with intent to destroy the life of an unborn child.
By Representatives Berceau, Kessler, Richards, Boyle, Shilling, Travis, Sinicki, Black, Grigsby, Seidel, Turner, Young, Pope-Roberts, Benedict, Pocan, Sheridan, Parisi and Wasserman; cosponsored by Senators Miller, Risser and Erpenbach.
To committee on Judiciary.
Assembly Bill 1145
Relating to: the Medical Examining Board.
By Representative Pridemore ; cosponsored by Senators A. Lasee and Lassa.
To committee on Health.
Assembly Bill 1146
Relating to: authorizing access by the long-term care ombudsman or his or her representative to a client or resident in a residential care apartment complex, imposing an annual assessment on occupied apartments of residential care apartment complexes, expanding rights of residents of facilities; minimum staffing requirements for certain nursing homes; requiring audits by the Legislative Audit Bureau; requiring reports; caregiver background checks; quality of nursing home care; requiring the exercise of rule-making authority; and making an appropriation.
By Representatives Krusick, Berceau and Zepnick.
To committee on Aging and Long-Term Care .
Assembly Bill 1147
Relating to: permitting the Board of Regents of the University of Wisconsin System, the Technical College System Board, or a technical college district board to refuse to employ or to terminate from employment an unpardoned felon.
By Representatives Petrowski, Nass, Suder, Albers, Jeskewitz, Musser, Kerkman, Vos and Kreibich; cosponsored by Senator Cowles .
To committee on Colleges and Universities .
Committee Reports
The committee on Campaigns and Elections reports and recommends:
Assembly Bill 1058
Relating to: financing of grants from the Wisconsin election campaign fund and making an appropriation.
Ayes: 4 - Representatives Freese, Wood, Travis and Kessler.
Noes: 2 - Representatives Gundrum and Vos.
To joint committee on Finance.
Assembly Bill 1059
Relating to: funding for the administration of any state board that is created by the legislature to administer elections, ethics, and lobbying regulation laws and making appropriations.
A982 Passage:
Ayes: 5 - Representatives Freese, Gundrum, Wood, Travis and Kessler.
Noes: 1 - Representative Vos.
To joint committee on Finance.
Stephen Freese
Committee on Campaigns and Elections
The committee on Education Reform reports and recommends:
Assembly Bill 768
Relating to: authorizing the University of Wisconsin System to establish or contract for the establishment of a charter school.
Assembly Substitute Amendment 1 adoption:
Ayes: 8 - Representatives Vukmir, Nass, Towns, Wood, Nischke, Pridemore, A. Williams and Lehman.
Noes: 1 - Representative Sinicki.
Passage as amended:
Ayes: 7 - Representatives Vukmir, Nass, Towns, Wood, Nischke, Pridemore and A. Williams.
Noes: 2 - Representatives Sinicki and Lehman.
To committee on Rules.
Leah Vukmir
Committee on Education Reform
The committee on Family Law reports and recommends:
Assembly Bill 991
Relating to: a Medical Assistance family planning demonstration project minimum age eligibility limitation change.
Assembly Amendment 1 adoption:
Ayes: 6 - Representatives Owens, Kestell, Albers, Ballweg, Cullen and Krusick.
Noes: 0.
Passage as amended:
Ayes: 5 - Representatives Owens, Kestell, Albers, Ballweg and Krusick.
Noes: 1 - Representative Cullen.
To joint committee on Finance.
Carol Owens
Committee on Family Law
The committee on Forestry reports and recommends:
Senate Bill 353
Relating to: exemption from construction standards for certain load-bearing dimension lumber.
Ayes: 5 - Representatives Friske, Mursau, Ainsworth, M. Williams and Hubler.
Noes: 0.
To committee on Rules.
Donald Friske
Committee on Forestry
The committee on Housing reports and recommends:
Assembly Bill 1030
Relating to: creating a window replacement loan program and fund, granting rule-making authority, and making an appropriation.
Ayes: 6 - Representatives Wieckert, Townsend, Kreibich, Montgomery, A. Williams and Young.
Noes: 0.
To joint committee on Finance.
Steve Wieckert
Committee on Housing
The committee on Insurance reports and recommends:
Senate Bill 486