Committee on Labor
The committee on Ways and Means reports and recommends:
Assembly Bill 484
Relating to: allowing an individual without a qualifying child to claim the earned income tax credit.
Ayes: 6 - Representatives Hebl, Steinbrink, Zepnick, Toles, Richards and Wood.
Noes: 4 - Representatives Kerkman, Nass, Lothian and Knodl.
To joint committee on Finance.
Assembly Bill 504
Relating to: a Milwaukee County sales and use tax for parks, recreation, and culture.
Assembly Substitute Amendment 1 adoption:
Ayes: 6 - Representatives Hebl, Steinbrink, Zepnick, Toles, Richards and Wood.
Noes: 4 - Representatives Kerkman, Nass, Lothian and Knodl.
Passage as amended:
Ayes: 6 - Representatives Hebl, Steinbrink, Zepnick, Toles, Richards and Wood.
Noes: 4 - Representatives Kerkman, Nass, Lothian and Knodl.
To joint committee on Finance.
Gary Hebl
Committee on Ways and Means
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 116
A597 Senate Bill 267
Senate Bill 409
Amended and concurred in as amended:
Assembly Bill 229 (Senate amendment 1 adopted)
Action on the Senate Message
Senate Bill 168
Relating to: supervision of barber or cosmetologist apprentices.
By Senators Taylor, Coggs and Grothman; cosponsored by Representatives Molepske Jr., Brooks, Turner, Young and A. Williams, by request of Department of Regulation and Licensing.
To committee on Jobs, the Economy and Small Business.
Senate Bill 203
Relating to: claims for loss of society and companionship in medical malpractice cases.
By Senators Plale, Hansen and Coggs; cosponsored by Representatives Richards, Sinicki, Roys, Berceau, A. Williams, Pope-Roberts, Mason, Toles, Cullen, Zepnick, Turner, Parisi and Kessler.
To committee on Rules.
Senate Bill 308
Relating to: a requirement that an employer permit an employee who is a volunteer fire fighter, emergency medical technician, first responder, or ambulance driver for a volunteer fire department or fire company, a public agency, or a nonprofit corporation to be late for or absent from work if the lateness or absence is due to the employee responding to an emergency that begins before the employee is required to report to work.
By Senators Vinehout, Darling, Hansen, Harsdorf, Lassa, Lehman, Miller, Olsen, Plale, Schultz, Taylor, Wirch and Robson; cosponsored by Representatives Gunderson, Berceau, Bies, Clark, Danou, Dexter, Garthwaite, Gottlieb, Hebl, Hintz, Hraychuck, Huebsch, Kerkman, LeMahieu, Lothian, Meyer, Milroy, Molepske Jr., Mursau, Murtha, Nerison, Nygren, A. Ott, Petersen, Petrowski, Pridemore, Ripp, Schneider, Sherman, Sinicki, Smith, Spanbauer, Steinbrink, Suder, Townsend, Vos, Vruwink, Zigmunt and Brooks.
To committee on Rules.
Senate Bill 321
Relating to: operation of neighborhood electric vehicles.
By Senators Vinehout, Holperin, Lazich, Erpenbach, Cowles, Ellis, Schultz and Taylor; cosponsored by Representatives Danou, Jorgensen, Radcliffe, Wood, Zigmunt, Ballweg, Van Akkeren, Berceau, Kaufert, Pope-Roberts and Zepnick.
To committee on Transportation.
Senate Bill 325
Relating to: notification to a parent before chaperoning a sex offender.
By Senators Kreitlow, Lassa and Taylor; cosponsored by Representatives Smith, Vos, Roys, Suder, Pope-Roberts and Bies.
To committee on Corrections and the Courts.
Senate Bill 332
Relating to: submitting custody study reports to the parties and offering custody study reports in accordance with the rules of evidence.
By Senators Taylor and Plale; cosponsored by Representatives Seidel, Zigmunt, Vruwink, Turner, Clark, Berceau, Sinicki, Grigsby, Kessler and Pridemore.
To committee on Children and Families.
Senate Bill 375
Relating to: the exchange of electronic records contained in the Consolidated Court Automation Program and in the Statewide Automated Child Welfare Information System between the director of state courts and the Department of Children and Families and providing a penalty.
By Senators Sullivan, Taylor, Coggs, Darling and Lehman; cosponsored by Representatives Knodl, Grigsby, Berceau, Danou and Townsend.
To committee on Children and Families.
Senate Bill 424
Relating to: regulating certain sport shooting ranges.
By Senators Kreitlow, Taylor, Plale, Lehman, Schultz, Harsdorf, Kedzie and Hansen; cosponsored by Representatives Hubler, Suder, Zigmunt and Ripp.
To committee on Fish and Wildlife.
Enrolled Bills
The following Assembly proposals, which have been approved by both the Assembly and Senate, have been enrolled by the Legislative Reference Bureau:
Assembly Bill 2
Assembly Bill 325
Patrick E. Fuller
Assembly Chief Clerk
Reference Bureau Corrections
Assembly Bill 615
1. Page 56, line 5: substitute "(e)" for "(d)".
Assembly Amendment 1 to Senate Bill 191
1. Page 1, line 7: delete "3" and substitute "4".
A598 Speaker's Communications
January 21, 2010
Representative Joe Parisi
Chair, Assembly Committee on Corrections and the Courts
Room 126 North, State Capitol
Madison, WI 53708
Dear Representative Parisi: