Friday, February 3, 2012
One-Hundredth Regular Session
Assembly Journal
The Chief Clerk makes the following entries under the above date:
Amendments Offered
Assembly amendment 2 to Assembly Bill 299 offered by Representatives Clark and Kleefisch.
Assembly amendment 1 to Assembly Bill 416 offered by Representative Ballweg.
Assembly substitute amendment 1 to Assembly Bill 451 offered by Representatives Farrow and Kestell.
Introduction and Reference
of Proposals
Read first time and referred:
Assembly Bill 522
Relating to: the engagement of engineering and similar services by the Department of Transportation.
By Representatives Honadel, Krug, Ballweg, Bies, Endsley, LeMahieu, Marklein, A. Ott, Spanbauer, Stone, Strachota, Stroebel and Van Roy; cosponsored by Senator Olsen .
To committee on Transportation.
Assembly Bill 523
Relating to: permitting a funeral establishment to be located in cemetery, prohibiting discrimination against a funeral establishment that has no relationship with a cemetery, prohibiting discrimination against a cemetery that has not relationship with a funeral establishment, and eliminating a property tax exemption for cemetery authority property.
By Representatives Wynn, Kleefisch and Kapenga.
To committee on Consumer Protection and Personal Privacy.
To joint survey committee on Tax Exemptions .
Assembly Bill 524
Relating to: special distinguishing registration plates associated with Wisconsin Trout Unlimited and making an appropriation.
By Representatives J. Ott, A. Ott, Pridemore and Molepske Jr; cosponsored by Senator Darling .
To committee on Transportation.
Assembly Bill 525
Relating to: return of absentee ballots, submittal of proof of identification with absentee ballot applications, and voting in person by electors who have voted by absentee ballot in the same election.
By Representatives J. Ott, Stone, A. Ott, Petersen, Ziegelbauer, Pridemore, Van Roy, Marklein, Strachota, Brooks, LeMahieu, Rivard, Endsley, Kestell and Bies; cosponsored by Senators Lazich, Grothman and Vukmir.
To committee on Election and Campaign Reform .
Assembly Bill 526
Relating to: loans and repayment assistance by a political subdivision for energy and water improvements to premises and collection of the debt by special charge.
By Representatives Weininger, Tauchen, Spanbauer, T. Larson and Molepske Jr; cosponsored by Senators Cowles, Holperin and Wanggaard.
To committee on Energy and Utilities .
Assembly Bill 527
Relating to: commissioners of the Public Service Commission; notices, orders, and determinations of the commission; certificates of authority issued by the commission; approval of contracts by the commission; electricity sales from certain wholesale merchant plants; public utility removal of certain electric service lines; renewable resource credits; tampering or interfering with utility equipment; granting rule-making authority; and providing penalties.
By Representatives Klenke, Zepnick, Ballweg, Bies, Brooks, Danou, Endsley, Hintz, Jacque, Kestell, Krug, T. Larson, Marklein, Molepske Jr, Mursau, Nerison, Nygren, A. Ott, J. Ott, Petersen, Petrowski, Petryk, Rivard, Staskunas, Tauchen, Tiffany, Weininger, Ziegelbauer and Honadel; cosponsored by Senators Zipperer, Holperin, Hansen, King, Lasee, Olsen, Shilling, Taylor and Galloway.
To committee on Energy and Utilities .
Assembly Bill 528
Relating to: appointment of a drainage board.
By Representatives Nygren, Mursau, A. Ott, Rivard and Spanbauer; cosponsored by Senators Cowles and Hansen.
To committee on Natural Resources .
A777 Assembly Bill 529
Relating to: licensing of taxicabs by a 1st class city.
By Representatives Farrow, Zamarripa, Young, Stone, D. Cullen, Richards, Fields and Zepnick; cosponsored by Senators Lasee, Taylor and Darling.
To committee on Transportation.
Reference Bureau Corrections
Assembly Bill 502
1. Page 6, line 6: delete "(1)" and substitute "(1),".
2. Page 11, line 19: delete "subsection (1)" and substitute "paragraph (a)".
February 3, 2012
Patrick Fuller
Assembly Chief Clerk
17 West Main Street, Suite 401
Madison, WI 53703
Dear Chief Clerk Fuller:
Please add my name as a co-author of Assembly Bill 502, relating to hunting and trapping of wolves, providing an exemption from emergency rule procedures, extending the time limit for emergency rule procedures, and making an appropriation.