Tuesday, June 2, 2009
Ninety-Ninth Regular Session
Senate Journal
The Chief Clerk makes the following entries under the above date.
Chief Clerk's Entries
The Chief Clerk makes the following entries dated Friday, May 29 , 2009.
Amendments Offered
Senate substitute amendment 1 to Senate Bill 38 offered by Senator A. Lasee.
Petitions and Communications
State of Wisconsin
Office of the Governor
May 29 , 2009
To the Honorable, the Senate:
The following bill(s), originating in the Senate, have been approved, signed and deposited in the office of the Secretary of State:
Bill Number Act Number Date Approved
Senate Bill 37 17 May 29 , 2009
Senate Bill 94 16 May 29 , 2009
Senate Bill 49 18 May 29 , 2009
Senate Bill 141 19 May 29 , 2009
Respectfully Submitted,
The Chief Clerk makes the following entries dated Monday, June 1 , 2009.
Advice and Consent of the Senate
State of Wisconsin
Office of the Governor
May 29, 2009
The Honorable, The Senate:
I am pleased to nominate and with the advice and consent of the Senate, do appoint Lawton , John R., of Madison, as Administrator in the Division of Merit Recruitment and Selection in the Office of State Employment Relations, to serve for the term ending on March 26, 2014.
Respectfully Submitted,
Read and referred to committee on Labor, Elections and Urban Affairs.
Introduction, First Reading, and
Reference of Proposals
Read first time and referred:
Senate Joint Resolution 38
Relating to: the life and public service of John D. "Jack" Steinhilber.
By Senators Hopper and Ellis; cosponsored by Representatives Hintz, Kaufert, Spanbauer and Roth.
To committee on Senate Organization.
Read first time and referred:
Senate Joint Resolution 37
Relating to: accounting and expenditure of state funds (first consideration).
By Senators Hopper, Leibham, Kedzie, Schultz, Darling and Kapanke; cosponsored by Representatives Strachota, Brooks, Vukmir, Knodl, Nass, Gottlieb, Vos, Nygren, Stone, Kerkman, Lothian, Pridemore, Van Roy, Spanbauer, Bies, Townsend, Petersen, Davis, Petrowski, M. Williams and Tauchen.
To joint committee on Finance.
Senate Bill 223
Relating to: composition of the Board of Regents of the University of Wisconsin System.
By Senators Lassa, Kreitlow, Holperin, Hansen, Vinehout, Schultz and Harsdorf; cosponsored by Representatives Smith, Rhoades, Hixson, Soletski, Garthwaite, Grigsby, Turner, Danou, Molepske Jr., Shilling, Montgomery, Kestell, Townsend, A. Ott, Brooks, Lothian and Murtha.
To committee on Agriculture and Higher Education.
Senate Bill 224
Relating to: notice of proposed vacation of certain highways.
By Senators Holperin, Lehman, Miller, Plale, Kreitlow, Hansen and Taylor; cosponsored by Representatives Steinbrink, Petrowski, Turner and Molepske Jr..
To committee on Transportation, Tourism, Forestry, and Natural Resources.
Senate Bill 225
Relating to: the designation of smoking rooms in lodging establishments.
S190 By Senators Grothman, Kanavas, Taylor and Lazich; cosponsored by Representatives Nygren, Suder, Kestell, Gottlieb, Tauchen, Kleefisch, Wood, Townsend, Brooks, LeMahieu, Ballweg, Spanbauer, Kerkman, Meyer, Nass, Bies, M. Williams, Roth, Gunderson, Vos, Mursau and Zipperer.
To committee on Health, Health Insurance, Privacy, Property Tax Relief, and Revenue.
Report of Committees
The committee on Small Business, Emergency Preparedness, Technical Colleges, and Consumer Protection reports and recommends: