Amendments Offered
Assembly amendment 1 to Assembly Bill 60 offered by Representative Grigsby.
Introduction and Reference
of Proposals
Read first time and referred:
Assembly Joint Resolution 20
Relating to: declaring March 2009 American Red Cross Month.
A83 By Representatives Ballweg, Benedict, Bies, Brooks, Hebl, Hintz, Kerkman, A. Ott, Pasch, Petrowski, Pope-Roberts, Ripp, M. Williams and Zepnick; cosponsored by Senators Risser, Cowles, Lehman, Kedzie, Miller and Olsen.
To committee on Rules.
Assembly Joint Resolution 21
Relating to: celebrating March 1, 2009, as St. David's Day.
By Representative Davis .
To committee on Rules.
Assembly Bill 78
Relating to: judicial discretion in certain John Doe proceedings and the provision of attorney representation of state employees at John Doe proceedings.
By Representatives Hintz, Spanbauer, Townsend, Ballweg, Shilling, Van Roy, Kaufert, Berceau, Ziegelbauer, Garthwaite, Jorgensen, Sinicki, Friske, Bies and Nerison; cosponsored by Senators Kreitlow, Erpenbach, Taylor, Vinehout, Schultz, Hansen, Lehman, Holperin, Kapanke and Hopper.
To committee on Judiciary and Ethics .
Assembly Bill 79
Relating to: release of persons who commit operating-while-intoxicated offenses and providing penalties.
By Representatives Kleefisch, Ziegelbauer, Davis, Kerkman, LeMahieu, Lothian, Montgomery, Mursau, Nass, A. Ott, Spanbauer, Stone, Strachota, Townsend and Zipperer; cosponsored by Senators Carpenter, Darling and Leibham.
To committee on Public Safety.
Assembly Bill 80
Relating to: an education tax credit for businesses.
By Representatives Zipperer, Honadel, Ballweg, Brooks, Davis, Kaufert, Kleefisch, Knodl, Kramer, LeMahieu, Murtha, Nass, Nygren, A. Ott, Petersen, Ripp, Roth, Spanbauer, Strachota, Suder, Townsend and Vos; cosponsored by Senators Darling, Kanavas, Harsdorf, Hopper, Kedzie, Lazich, Leibham and Schultz.
To committee on Jobs, the Economy and Small Business.
Assembly Bill 81
Relating to: changing the procedures for filling vacant civil service positions in the city of Milwaukee.
By Representatives Sinicki, Richards, Toles, Fields, A. Williams, Young, Zepnick and Turner; cosponsored by Senators Taylor and Plale.
To committee on Labor.
Assembly Bill 82
Relating to: registration for vehicles or trailers equipped with mobile emergency communication equipment and making an appropriation.
By Representatives Townsend, Bies, Brooks, Gunderson, Mursau, A. Ott and Spanbauer; cosponsored by Senator Lazich .
To committee on Transportation.
Assembly Bill 83
Relating to: issuing annual fishing licenses to certain resident disabled veterans.
By Representatives Townsend, Berceau, Bernard Schaber, Bies, Brooks, Gunderson, Hraychuck, Hubler, Kaufert, Kestell, Lothian, Meyer, Mursau, Nerison, A. Ott, Petrowski, Pope-Roberts, Roth, Spanbauer, Suder and Vos; cosponsored by Senators Darling, Erpenbach, Hansen, Kedzie, Lazich, Lehman, Olsen, Schultz, Taylor and Vinehout.
To committee on Veterans and Military Affairs .
Assembly Bill 84
Relating to: membership of the Natural Resources Board.
By Representatives LeMahieu, Nerison, Suder, Gunderson, Kestell, J. Ott, Meyer, Petersen, Vos, Van Roy, Davis, Huebsch, A. Ott, Lothian, Strachota, Townsend, Spanbauer, Brooks and Ballweg; cosponsored by Senators Kedzie, Lazich, Kapanke, Grothman, Hopper, Leibham and Schultz.
To committee on Natural Resources .
Assembly Bill 85
Relating to: temporary alcohol beverage retail licenses.
By Representatives Gottlieb, Tauchen, Nygren, Lothian, Newcomer, Mursau, Vos, Townsend, Bies, Murtha, Ballweg, Nerison, Strachota and Spanbauer; cosponsored by Senators Grothman, Taylor and Darling.
To committee on Urban and Local Affairs .
Assembly Bill 86
Relating to: authorizing hunting of certain game with a crossbow by nonresidents who have attained the age of 65 years.
By Representatives Hubler, Ziegelbauer, Berceau, Vruwink, Gunderson, Townsend, Murtha, Molepske Jr., Bies, M. Williams and Ballweg; cosponsored by Senators Holperin, Lehman, Vinehout, Schultz and Lassa.
To committee on Fish and Wildlife .
Assembly Bill 87
Relating to: disposal of ash resulting from the burning of a structure.
By Representatives Suder, Ripp, LeMahieu, Meyer, Kerkman, Brooks, Townsend, Petersen, Spanbauer, Nygren, Vos, Gunderson, Lothian, Kaufert, Kleefisch, Ballweg, Murtha, Kestell, Knodl, Nerison, M. Williams and Sherman; cosponsored by Senators Kreitlow, Schultz, Jauch and Grothman.
To committee on Natural Resources .
Assembly Bill 88
Relating to: allowing electric utilities and retail electric cooperatives to include energy derived from garbage and certain waste in satisfying renewable portfolio standards.
By Representatives Hubler, Soletski, Ziegelbauer, Berceau, Jorgensen, Wood, Montgomery, Petrowski, A. Ott, Gunderson, Townsend, Mursau and Ballweg; cosponsored by Senators Jauch, Plale and Schultz.
To committee on Energy and Utilities .
A84 Assembly Bill 89
Relating to: prohibiting the Milwaukee Public Schools from imposing residency requirements on teachers.
By Representatives Gunderson, Davis, Bies, Gottlieb, Honadel, Kerkman, Kestell, Knodl, LeMahieu, Lothian, Nass, Pridemore, Rhoades, Spanbauer, Townsend, Vos and Vukmir; cosponsored by Senators Darling, Kanavas, Hopper, Kedzie, Lazich and Schultz.
To committee on Labor.
Assembly Bill 90
Relating to: the operation of motorboats, other than personal watercraft, at slow-no-wake speed within a given distance of the shoreline of a lake.
By Representatives Sherman, Berceau, Black, Clark, Hilgenberg, Knodl, Milroy, Molepske Jr., Pasch, Richards, Roys and Turner; cosponsored by Senators Jauch, Holperin, Lehman, Miller and Risser.
To committee on Natural Resources .
Message from the Senate
From: Robert J. Marchant, Senate Chief Clerk.
Mr. Speaker:
I am directed to inform you that the Senate has
Adopted and asks concurrence in:
Senate Joint Resolution 6
Senate Joint Resolution 12
Passed and asks concurrence in:
Senate Bill 9
Senate Bill 12
Senate Bill 16
Senate Bill 36
Senate Bill 37
Action on the Senate Message
Senate Joint Resolution 6
Relating to: opposing a federal mandate requiring the suspension or revocation of driver's licenses in all circumstances in which a person has been convicted of a drug or other controlled substances violation and exercising the state's option to opt out of this federal mandate.
By Senators Taylor, Grothman, Lehman, Plale and Erpenbach; cosponsored by Representatives Grigsby, Kessler, Berceau, Colon, Fields, Mason, Roys, Sinicki, Toles, Turner, A. Williams, Young and A. Ott.
To committee on Judiciary and Ethics.
Senate Joint Resolution 12
Relating to: recognizing and supporting national Minority Cancer Awareness Week.
By Senators Coggs, Risser, Wirch, Erpenbach, Vinehout, Plale, Sullivan, Taylor, Lassa, Cowles and Lehman; cosponsored by Representatives Young, Grigsby, A. Williams, Turner, Colon, Fields, Cullen, Richards, Townsend, Bernard Schaber, Montgomery, Hintz, Seidel, Bies, Spanbauer, Strachota, Berceau, Hixson, Barca, Pope-Roberts and Toles.