Friday, April 16, 2010
Ninety-Ninth Regular Session
Senate Journal
The Chief Clerk makes the following entries under the above date.
Chief Clerk's Entries
Amendments Offered
Senate substitute amendment 1 to Senate Bill 665 offered by Senator Coggs.
Senate amendment 1 to Senate Bill 690 offered by Senator Miller.
Senate Enrolled Proposals
The Chief Clerk records:
Senate Bill 17
Senate Bill 87
Senate Bill 267
Senate Bill 423
Senate Bill 452
Senate Bill 477
Senate Bill 492
Senate Bill 506
Senate Bill 515
Senate Bill 522
Report correctly enrolled on 4-16-2010.
Introduction, First Reading, and
Reference of Proposals
Read and referred:
Senate Resolution 12
Relating to: supporting the Marinette Marine Corporation's littoral combat ship project.
By Senators Hansen, Holperin and Decker.
To committee on Senate Organization.
Senate Joint Resolution 71
Relating to: prohibiting the state and local governments from discriminating against, or granting preferential treatment to, an individual or group on the basis of race, sex, color, ancestry, or national origin in the operation of public employment, public education, or public contracting (first consideration).
By Senator Grothman ; cosponsored by Representative Tauchen .
To committee on Ethics Reform and Government Operations.
Senate Joint Resolution 72
Relating to: the life and public service of Robert D. Goodman.
By Senators Risser, Erpenbach and Leibham; cosponsored by Representatives Pocan, Black, Berceau, Parisi and Pope-Roberts.
To committee on Senate Organization.
Senate Joint Resolution 73
Relating to: the life and public service of Harriet Shetler.
By Senators Risser, Miller, Erpenbach and Hansen; cosponsored by Representatives Pocan, Berceau, Black, Pasch and Pope-Roberts.
To committee on Senate Organization.
Senate Joint Resolution 74
Relating to: the retirement of Russ Whitesel, Senior Staff Attorney, Legislative Council Staff, following a long and distinguished career in nonpartisan service to the Wisconsin legislature.
By Senators Coggs, Carpenter, Cowles, Darling, Decker, Ellis, Erpenbach, S. Fitzgerald, Grothman, Hansen, Harsdorf, Holperin, Hopper, Jauch, Kanavas, Kapanke, Kedzie, Kreitlow, A. Lasee, Lassa, Lazich, Lehman, Leibham, Miller, Olsen, Plale, Risser, Robson, Schultz, Sullivan, Taylor, Vinehout and Wirch; cosponsored by Representatives Young, 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, Lothian, 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, Sheridan, Sherman, Shilling, Sinicki, Smith, Soletski, Spanbauer, Staskunas, Steinbrink, Stone, Strachota, Suder, Tauchen, Toles, Townsend, Turner, Van Akkeren, Van Roy, Vos, Vruwink, Vukmir, A. Williams, M. Williams, Wood, Zepnick, Ziegelbauer, Zigmunt and Zipperer.
To committee on Senate Organization.
Read first time and referred:
Senate Bill 690
Relating to: establishment of a Wisconsin conservation corps program, authorizing a transfer of moneys appropriated to one or more state agencies, extending the time limit for emergency rule procedures, providing an exemption from emergency rule procedures, granting rule-making authority, and making an appropriation.
S729 By Senators Miller, Holperin, Risser, Hansen, Robson, Taylor, Lassa, Lehman and Carpenter; cosponsored by Representatives Clark, Mason, Molepske Jr., Black, Pocan, Shilling, Hubler, Vruwink, Danou, Zigmunt, Hraychuck, Seidel, Roys, Dexter, Hixson, Hilgenberg, Richards, Smith, Young, Hebl, Pope-Roberts, Kessler, Milroy, Pasch, Berceau, Ziegelbauer and Turner.
To committee on Transportation, Tourism, Forestry, and Natural Resources.
Senate Bill 691
Relating to: eliminating the estate tax.
By Senator Leibham .
To committee on Health, Health Insurance, Privacy, Property Tax Relief, and Revenue.
Senate Bill 692
Relating to: an income and franchise tax credit for investments in a community development financial institution and granting rule-making authority.
By Senators Lassa, Taylor and Schultz; cosponsored by Representatives Hilgenberg, Garthwaite, Molepske Jr., Fields, Zigmunt, Berceau, Vruwink, Brooks, Barca, Sinicki, Pasch, Richards, Schneider, Clark and Pope-Roberts.