Thursday, January 28, 2010
Ninety-Ninth Regular Session
The Assembly met in the Assembly Chamber located in the State Capitol.
Speaker Pro Tempore Staskunas in the chair.
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.
; cosponsored by Senator Lehman
To committee on Rules.
Assembly Bill 693
Relating to: the practice of athletic trainers and granting rule-making authority.
Representatives Molepske Jr., Bernard Schaber, Ballweg, Milroy, Bies, Mason, Townsend, Soletski, A. Ott, Zigmunt and Steinbrink; cosponsored by Senators Hansen and Jauch.
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: