To committee on Elections and Campaign Reform .
Assembly Bill 250
Relating to: regulation of persons who sell dogs or operate animal shelters or animal control facilities, granting rule-making authority, making an appropriation, and providing a penalty.
By Representatives Smith, Sinicki, Richards, Jorgensen, Dexter, Wood, Bernard Schaber, Pope-Roberts, Berceau, Barca, Pocan, Colon, Mason, Shilling, Sherman, Grigsby, Cullen, Seidel, Staskunas, Molepske Jr., Soletski, Honadel, Steinbrink, Van Roy, Van Akkeren, Pasch, Benedict, Turner, Black, Spanbauer, Zepnick, Schneider, Fields, J. Ott, A. Ott, Hilgenberg, Zigmunt, Young, Parisi, Gottlieb, Hebl, Roys, A. Williams, Montgomery, Hixson, Stone, Bies, Zipperer, Kestell, Davis and Pridemore; cosponsored by Senators Kreitlow, Darling, Taylor, Plale, Carpenter, Sullivan, Holperin, S. Fitzgerald, Risser, Lehman, Cowles, Olsen, A. Lasee, Kanavas, Lassa, Hansen, Wirch, Kapanke, Coggs and Leibham.
To committee on Consumer Protection .
Assembly Bill 251
Relating to: adding a member to the council on veterans programs.
By Representatives Hilgenberg, Colon, Pasch, Turner, Bies, Townsend, Berceau, Petrowski, Zepnick, Petersen, Sinicki, Lothian, Cullen, Spanbauer and Ripp; cosponsored by Senators Sullivan, Hansen, Taylor, Lassa, Carpenter and Coggs.
To committee on Veterans and Military Affairs .
Assembly Bill 252
Relating to: prohibiting smoking in indoor areas, in sports arenas, and in public conveyances and providing a penalty.
By Representatives Richards, A. Ott, Seidel, Zigmunt, Milroy, Benedict, Parisi, Berceau, Black, Roys, Soletski, Gottlieb, Clark, Bernard Schaber, Mursau, Toles, Hilgenberg, Cullen, Sinicki, Townsend, Pope-Roberts, Smith, Pasch, Hintz, Spanbauer and Montgomery; cosponsored by Senators Risser, Ellis, Jauch, Miller, Darling, Robson and Coggs.
To committee on Health and Healthcare Reform .
Message from the Senate
From: Robert J. Marchant, Senate Chief Clerk.
Mr. Speaker:
I am directed to inform you that the Senate has
Passed and asks concurrence in:
Senate Bill 91
Senate Bill 126
Action on the Senate Message
Senate Bill 91
Relating to: the use of cellular telephones and other devices while operating certain motor vehicles transporting children and providing a penalty.
By Senators Carpenter, Risser, Lehman, Olsen, Vinehout, Taylor and Hansen; cosponsored by Representatives Kerkman, Zepnick, Benedict, Townsend, Gunderson, Berceau, A. Ott, Pope-Roberts, Smith, Spanbauer, Honadel, Molepske Jr. and Ballweg.
To committee on Transportation.
Senate Bill 126
Relating to: changes to and extension of the Environmental Results Program, extension of the Environmental Improvement Program and the length of a compliance schedule under that program, and reporting requirements for certain environmental programs.
A167 By Senators Miller, Kedzie, Harsdorf, Holperin, Cowles, Lehman, Risser, Plale, Taylor, Schultz, Erpenbach, Olsen and Lassa; cosponsored by Representatives Clark, Tauchen, Hebl, Berceau, Roys, Smith, Townsend, A. Ott, Molepske Jr., Richards, Pope-Roberts, Sinicki, Lothian, Bernard Schaber, Jorgensen, Ripp and Parisi.
To committee on Natural Resources.
Speaker's Communications
April 30, 2009
Mr. Patrick Fuller
Assembly Chief Clerk
Risser Justice Center, Room 401
17 West Main Street
Madison, Wisconsin 53703
Dear Chief Clerk Fuller:
Pursuant to Assembly Rule 42 (3)(c), I am withdrawing Assembly Bill 236 from the Assembly Committee on Education and re-referring it to the Assembly Committee on Agriculture. I have the consent of Representative Sondy Pope-Roberts, chair of the Assembly Committee on Education, to take this action.
Thank you for your immediate attention to this referral.
Michael J. Sheridan
Assembly Speaker
April 29, 2009
Patrick Fuller
Assembly Chief Clerk
17 West Main Street, Suite 401
Madison, WI 53703
Dear Patrick:
I am pleased to transmit to you the following reports to the 2009 Legislature on legislation introduced by the Joint Legislative Council:
RL 2009-02 Special Committee on Differences in Laws Applicable to Cities and Villages
[2009 Assembly Bill 213]
RL 2009-04 Special Committee on State-Tribal Relations
[2009 Senate Bill 146 and 2009 Assembly Bill 210; 2009 Senate Bill 147 and 2009 Assembly Bill 211; and 2009 Senate Bill 148 and 2009 Assembly Bill 212]
I would appreciate your including this letter in the Journal for the information of the membership. Additional copies of these reports are available at the Legislative Council Staff offices, One East Main, Suite 401, or from our web page at
Terry C. Anderson
Joint Legislative Council