Representative Nelson asked unanimous consent for a quorum call. Granted.
A quorum was present.
The prayer was offered by Pastor William Bloedow.
Representative Danou led the membership in reciting the pledge of allegiance to the flag of the United States of America.
The roll was taken.
The result follows:
Present - Representatives Ballweg, Barca, Benedict, Berceau, Bernard Schaber, Bies, Black, Brooks, Clark, Colon, Cullen, Danou, Davis, Dexter, Fields, J. Fitzgerald, Friske, Garthwaite, Gottlieb, Grigsby, Gunderson, Gundrum, Hebl, Hilgenberg, Hintz, Hixson, Honadel, Hraychuck, Hubler, Huebsch, Jorgensen, Kaufert, Kerkman, Kessler, Kestell, Kleefisch, Knodl, Kramer, Krusick, LeMahieu, Mason, Meyer, Milroy, Molepske Jr., Montgomery, Mursau, Murtha, Nass, Nelson, Nerison, Newcomer, Nygren, A. Ott, J. Ott, Parisi, Pasch, Petersen, Petrowski, Pocan, Pope-Roberts, Pridemore, Radcliffe, Rhoades, Richards, Ripp, Roth, Roys, Schneider, Seidel, Sherman, Shilling, Sinicki, Smith, Soletski, Spanbauer, Staskunas, Steinbrink, Stone, Strachota, Tauchen, Toles, Townsend, Turner, Van Akkeren, Van Roy, Vos, Vruwink, Vukmir, A. Williams, M. Williams, Wood, Young, Zepnick, Ziegelbauer, Zigmunt, Zipperer and Speaker Sheridan - 97.
Absent with leave - Representatives Lothian and Suder - 2.
Vacancies - None.
Representative Kleefisch asked unanimous consent for a leave of absence for today's session for Representatives Lothian and Suder. Granted.
Representative Barca asked unanimous consent for a leave of absence for part of today's session for Representatives Grigsby and Zepnick. Granted.
Representative Kleefisch asked unanimous consent for a leave of absence for part of today's session for Representatives Gundrum and Kerkman. Granted.
Assembly amendment 1 to Assembly Bill 116 offered by Representative Black.
Assembly amendment 2 to Assembly Bill 439 offered by Representatives Vruwink and J. Fitzgerald.
Assembly substitute amendment 1 to Assembly Bill 512 offered by Representative Pasch.
Assembly amendment 2 to Assembly Bill 549 offered by Representative Hraychuck.
Assembly amendment 1 to Assembly substitute amendment 1 to Assembly Bill 578 offered by Representative Clark.
Assembly amendment 2 to Assembly substitute amendment 1 to Assembly Bill 578 offered by committee on Natural Resources.
Assembly amendment 3 to Assembly substitute amendment 1 to Assembly Bill 578 offered by committee on Natural Resources.
Assembly amendment 4 to Assembly substitute amendment 1 to Assembly Bill 578 offered by committee on Natural Resources.
Assembly amendment 1 to Assembly Bill 663 offered by Representative Schneider.
Assembly amendment 1 to Assembly Bill 670 offered by committee on Natural Resources.
Assembly amendment 1 to Assembly Bill 683 offered by Representative Richards.
Read first time and referred:
Assembly Joint Resolution 107
Relating to: the life and military service of United States Army Reserve Captain Russell Seager.
To committee on Rules.
Assembly Bill 693
Relating to: the practice of athletic trainers and granting rule-making authority.
To committee on Health and Healthcare Reform
From: Robert J. Marchant, Senate Chief Clerk.
I am directed to inform you that the Senate has
Assembly Bill 236
Assembly Bill 456
The following Assembly proposals, which have been approved by both the Assembly and Senate, have been enrolled by the Legislative Reference Bureau:
Assembly Joint Resolution 104
Assembly Joint Resolution 105
Patrick E. Fuller
Assembly Chief Clerk
Reference Bureau Corrections
Assembly Bill 659
1. Page 14, line 15: delete "closet" and substitute "closest".
January 27, 2010
Mr. Patrick Fuller
Chief Clerk, Wisconsin State Assembly
Room 401, Risser Justice Center
17 West Main Street
Madison, Wisconsin 53703
Dear Chief Clerk Fuller:
Pursuant to Assembly Rule 42 (3)(c)
, I am withdrawing Assembly Bills 324
, and 432
from the Joint Committee on Criminal Penalties and re-referring it to the Assembly Committee on Rules.
I have the consent of Representative Joe Parisi, co-chair of the Joint Committee on Criminal Penalties, to take this action.
Thank you for your immediate attention to this referral.
Michael J. Sheridan
January 27, 2010
Representative Joe Parisi
Co-Chair, Joint Review Committee on Criminal Penalties
Room 126 North, State Capitol
Madison, WI 53708
Dear Representative Parisi:
I am writing in my capacity as Assembly Speaker to request that the Joint Review Committee on Criminal Penalties prepare a report under Wisconsin Statute 13.525 (5)(b) on Assembly Bill 324, Assembly Bill 413 and Assembly Bill 432, which create new crimes or revises an existing criminal penalty.
If you have any questions, please do not hesitate to contact me.