Friday, March 23, 2007
Ninety-Eighth Regular Session
Senate Journal
The Chief Clerk makes the following entries under the above date.
Introduction, First Reading, and
Reference of Proposals; Reference of Appointments
Read and referred:
Senate Resolution 4
Relating to: reauthorization of the federal State Health Insurance Assistance Program.
By Senator Kreitlow .
To committee on Transportation, Tourism and Insurance.
Read first time and referred:
Senate Bill 108
Relating to: requiring instruction in public schools on the history of organized labor in America and the collective bargaining process.
By Senators Hansen, Wirch, Lehman, Plale, Risser and Sullivan; cosponsored by Representatives Zepnick, Sheridan, Sinicki, Hebl, Black, Jorgensen, Pocan, Turner, Berceau, Grigsby and Vruwink.
To committee on Education.
Senate Bill 109
Relating to: a requirement that all employers in this state grant a paid leave of absence on Veterans Day to employees who are veterans.
By Senators Hansen, Decker and Sullivan; cosponsored by Representatives Turner, Sinicki, Travis, Berceau and Sheridan.
To committee on Veterans and Military Affairs, Biotechnology and Financial Institutions.
Senate Bill 110
Relating to: refusal by the Department of Natural Resources to reveal electronic mail addresses of subscribers.
By Senators Kreitlow, Hansen, Breske, Lehman, Schultz, Darling, Risser, Sullivan, Cowles, Lassa and Miller; cosponsored by Representatives Gunderson, Ballweg, Lothian, Albers, Kreuser, Gottlieb, Hahn, Cullen, LeMahieu, Mursau, Kestell, Hixson, Boyle, Hines, Musser, Berceau, M. Williams, Vruwink, Townsend, Nass, Molepske, Kleefisch, Nerison, Gronemus, Steinbrink, Sinicki and Moulton.
To committee on Campaign Finance Reform, Rural Issues and Information Technology.
Senate Bill 111
Relating to: the definition of service animal for purposes of discrimination against a person using a service animal in a public accommodation and harassment of a service animal and providing a penalty.
By Senators Risser, Miller, Roessler, Cowles and Coggs; cosponsored by Representatives Berceau, Black, Sheridan, Hines, Boyle, Benedict, A. Ott, Hahn, Musser, A. Williams, Townsend, Shilling and Sinicki.
To committee on Public Health, Senior Issues, Long Term Care and Privacy.
Senate Bill 112
Relating to: creating a nonrefundable individual income tax credit for contributions to candidates for elective public office.
By Senators Risser, Wirch, Hansen and Schultz; cosponsored by Representatives Wieckert, Zepnick, Vos, Cullen, Hahn, Boyle, Kleefisch, Hebl, Owens, A. Ott, Jeskewitz, Musser, Berceau and Molepske.
To committee on Labor, Elections and Urban Affairs.
Senate Bill 113
Relating to: excluding Internet access services from the definition of telecommunications services for sales and use tax purposes.
By Senators Leibham, Kanavas, Darling, Grothman, Kedzie, Olsen, Plale and Schultz; cosponsored by Representatives Zipperer, Kramer, Albers, Ballweg, Gundrum, Kerkman, F. Lasee, LeMahieu, Lothian, Molepske, Moulton, Nass, Nygren, Petrowski, Pridemore, Roth, Strachota, Suder, Van Roy, Vos, Vukmir and Ziegelbauer.
To committee on Campaign Finance Reform, Rural Issues and Information Technology.
Petitions and Communications
State of Wisconsin
Ethics Board
March 20, 2007
The Honorable, The Senate:
The following lobbyists have been authorized to act on behalf of the organizations set opposite their names.
For more detailed information about these lobbyists and organizations and a complete list of organizations and people authorized to lobby the 2007-2008 session of the legislature, visit the Ethics Board's web site at
Beiriger, Jeffrey J   Southeastern Wisconsin Drywall       & Plastering Contractors       Association
Beiriger, Jeffrey J   Wisconsin Girl Scouts       Legislative Monitoring       Committee
S148 Bergersen, Gunnar   Railway Supply Institute
Bock, Adam   Seed Foundation, The
Bolger, J.D., T Michael   Medical College of Wisconsin
Brozek, Michael   Regeneration Technologies Inc
Buchen, Elizabeth J   Flint Hills Resources
Cardona, Mary   Wisconsin Association of Public,   Educational and Government       Access Channels, Inc.
Carey, Ray   Southeastern Wisconsin Regional       Transit Authority
Christianson, Peter C   Kraft Foods Global, Inc
Christianson, Peter C   Southwestern Company, The, a       division of Southwestern/Great       American, Inc.
Crawford, Shane   Walworth County
Davis, Stan   Wisconsin Realtors Association
Eggleston, Casey   Nature Conservancy, The