2009 - 2010 LEGISLATURE
June 17, 2009 - Offered by Senators Decker and Miller.
AB75-SSA1-SA1,1,11 At the locations indicated, amend the substitute amendment as follows:
AB75-SSA1-SA1,1,3 21. Page 1, line 3: delete the material beginning with that line and ending with
3page 2, line 5.
AB75-SSA1-SA1,1,5 42. Page 2, line 11: delete the material beginning with that line and ending with
5page 3, line 2.
AB75-SSA1-SA1,1,7 63. Page 4, line 18: delete the material beginning with that line and ending with
7page 5, line 2.
AB75-SSA1-SA1,1,8 84. Page 6, line 10: delete lines 10 to 14 and substitute:
AB75-SSA1-SA1,2,2 9"13.48 (14) (a) In this subsection, "agency" has the meaning given for "state
10agency" in s. 20.001 (1), except that during the period prior to July 1, 2007, and the
11period beginning on October 27, 2007, and ending on June 30, 2009, and the period
12beginning on the effective date of this paragraph .... [LRB inserts date], and ending

1on June 30, 2011,
the term does not include the Board of Regents of the University
2of Wisconsin System.".
AB75-SSA1-SA1,2,3 35. Page 8, line 2: after that line insert:
AB75-SSA1-SA1,2,4 4" Section 19gb. 13.48 (39b) of the statutes is created to read:
AB75-SSA1-SA1,2,115 13.48 (39b) Debt increase for construction of an engineering education
6facility at Marquette University.
(a) The legislature finds and determines that it
7is vital for economic development in this state to ensure the availability of a sufficient
8number of engineers to meet the needs of businesses and residents of this state. It
9is therefore in the public interest, and it is the public policy of this state, to assist
10private institutions in this state, including Marquette University, in the construction
11of a facility that will be used for engineering education.
AB75-SSA1-SA1,2,1812 (b) The building commission may authorize up to $10,000,000 of general fund
13supported borrowing to aid in the construction of an engineering education facility
14at Marquette University. The state funding commitment for the construction of the
15facility shall be in the form of a construction grant to Marquette University. Before
16approving any state funding commitment for such a facility and before awarding the
17construction grant to Marquette University, the building commission shall
18determine that all of the following conditions have been met:
AB75-SSA1-SA1,2,2319 1. Marquette University has secured additional funding commitments of at
20least $25,000,000 from nonstate revenue sources, the nonstate revenue sources are
21reasonable and available, and the total funding commitments of the state and the
22nonstate sources will permit Marquette University to enter into contracts for the
23construction of the engineering education facility.
12. The engineering facility will not be used for the purpose of devotional
2activities, religious worship, or sectarian instruction.
AB75-SSA1-SA1,3,53 (c) If the building commission authorizes a construction grant to Marquette
4University under par. (b), Marquette University shall provide the state with an
5option to purchase the engineering education facility under the following conditions:
AB75-SSA1-SA1,3,96 1. The option price shall be the appraised fair market value at the time that the
7option is exercised, less a credit recognizing the amount of the state's construction
8grant. The option shall be subject to any mortgage or other security interest of any
9private lenders.
AB75-SSA1-SA1,3,1010 2. The option may be exercised only upon the occurrence of any of the following:
AB75-SSA1-SA1,3,1211 a. Suspension of operation of a program of engineering education at Marquette
12University or any successor organization.
AB75-SSA1-SA1,3,1313 b. Foreclosure of the mortgage by a private lender.
AB75-SSA1-SA1,3,2014 (d) If the state does not exercise the option to purchase the engineering
15education facility, and if the facility is sold to any 3rd party, any agreement to sell the
16facility shall provide that the state has the right to receive an amount equal to the
17construction grant under par. (b) from the net proceeds of any such sale after the
18mortgage has been satisfied and all other secured debts have been paid. This right
19shall be paramount to the right of Marquette University to the proceeds upon such
AB75-SSA1-SA1,3,21 216. Page 16, line 19: delete that line.
AB75-SSA1-SA1,3,22 227. Page 18, line 6: delete lines 6 to 18.
AB75-SSA1-SA1,3,23 238. Page 20, line 14: delete lines 14 to 16.
AB75-SSA1-SA1,3,24 249. Page 24, line 4: after that line insert:
1" Section 40w. 15.793 of the statutes is created to read:
AB75-SSA1-SA1,4,5 215.793 Same; attached council. (1) 911 council. (a) There is created a 911
3council attached to the public service commission under s. 15.03. The council shall
4consist of the following members appointed for 3-year terms by the public service
AB75-SSA1-SA1,4,66 1. One member recommended by the League of Wisconsin Municipalities.
AB75-SSA1-SA1,4,77 2. One member recommended by the Wisconsin Counties Association.
AB75-SSA1-SA1,4,98 3. One member recommended by the Wisconsin Chapter of the National
9Emergency Number Association.
AB75-SSA1-SA1,4,1010 4. One member recommended by the Badger State Sheriff's Association.
AB75-SSA1-SA1,4,1211 5. Two members who are representatives of commercial mobile radio service
12providers, as defined in s. 196.01 (2g), operating in this state.
AB75-SSA1-SA1,4,1413 6. One member recommended by the Wisconsin Chapter of the Association of
14Public Safety Communications Officials.
AB75-SSA1-SA1,4,1715 7. Two members recommended by the Wisconsin State Telecommunications
16Association, one of whom is a representative of a local exchange carrier with fewer
17than 50,000 access lines.
AB75-SSA1-SA1,4,1918 8. One member who is a representative of a voice over Internet protocol
AB75-SSA1-SA1,4,2120 9. One police chief member recommended by the Wisconsin Chiefs of Police
AB75-SSA1-SA1,4,2322 10. One fire chief member recommended by the Wisconsin State Fire Chiefs
AB75-SSA1-SA1,4,2524 11. One member recommended by the Wisconsin Emergency Management
112. One member who is a representative of the cable industry.
AB75-SSA1-SA1,5,32 13. One member recommended by the Wisconsin Emergency Medical Services
AB75-SSA1-SA1,5,84 (b) The 911 council shall meet at least twice annually. No member or staff of
5the public service commission may serve as chairperson or vice chairperson of the 911
6council. Members of the 911 council shall undertake their duties in a manner that
7is competitively and technologically neutral to all service providers. The council
8shall adopt guidelines for reimbursement of member expenses under s. 15.09 (6).
AB75-SSA1-SA1,5,129 (c) The 911 council shall advise the public service commission administering
10the 911 fund and on administering the 911 grant program and surcharge and
11developing the statewide plan for enhanced 911 service under s. 256.35 (3g), on any
12related rules, and on any other matters assigned to the council by the commission.".
AB75-SSA1-SA1,5,14 1310. Page 25, line 22: delete the material beginning with that line and ending
14with page 26, line 6.
AB75-SSA1-SA1,5,15 1511. Page 26, line 23: after that line insert:
AB75-SSA1-SA1,5,16 16" Section 53n. 16.18 (2) (f) of the statutes is created to read:
AB75-SSA1-SA1,5,1717 16.18 (2) (f) General operations.".
AB75-SSA1-SA1,5,18 1812. Page 28, line 2: after that line insert:
AB75-SSA1-SA1,5,19 19" Section 73L. 16.40 (25) of the statutes is created to read:
AB75-SSA1-SA1,6,220 16.40 (25) Submission of agency requests to legislature. During January of
21the odd-numbered year, the department shall submit copies of the state agency
22reports under s. 16.42 (1) (a) and (b) to the joint committee on finance and to the chief
23clerk of each house of the legislature under s. 13.172 (3), for distribution to the

1appropriate standing committees in the senate and the assembly that have
2jurisdiction over the state agencies.".