Thursday, September 29, 2011
One-Hundredth Regular Session
Senate Journal
The Chief Clerk makes the following entries under the above date.
Chief Clerk's Entries
Bills Presented to the Governor
The Chief Clerk records:
Senate Bill 115
Presented to the Governor on 9-29-2011.
Introduction, First Reading, and
Reference of Proposals
Read first time and referred:
Senate Joint Resolution 41
Relating to: requiring the legislature to enact laws requiring reasonable notice of and public access to meetings of governmental bodies, including the legislature, and making members of the legislature subject to citations and civil penalties for violations of such laws (first consideration).
By Senators Vinehout, Carpenter, S. Coggs, Hansen, Holperin, C. Larson and Lassa; cosponsored by Representatives Richards, Barca, Berceau, Bernard Schaber, Bewley, E. Coggs, D. Cullen, Doyle, Fields, Hebl, Hintz, Hulsey, Mason, Molepske Jr, Pasch, Pocan, Radcliffe, Ringhand and Roys.
To committee on Judiciary, Utilities, Commerce, and Government Operations.
Senate Joint Resolution 42
Relating to: the appointment of supreme court justices and appeals court judges (first consideration).
By Senators Schultz, T. Cullen, Risser and Jauch; cosponsored by Representatives Bernard Schaber, Milroy, Hintz, Kessler, Sinicki and Pope-Roberts.
To committee on Judiciary, Utilities, Commerce, and Government Operations.
Senate Bill 209
Relating to: financial assistance for local recycling programs and making an appropriation.
By Senators C. Larson, Carpenter, S. Coggs, Hansen, Holperin, Risser, Taylor and Vinehout; cosponsored by Representatives Pocan, Berceau, Bewley, Bernard Schaber, Clark, Doyle, Grigsby, Hebl, Hulsey, Jorgensen, Mason, Milroy, Molepske Jr, Pasch, Pope-Roberts, Ringhand, Roys, Sinicki, Staskunas, C. Taylor, Turner, Vruwink and Zamarripa.
To committee on Natural Resources and Environment.
Petitions and Communications
Pursuant to Senate Rule 17 (5), Representatives Molepske Jr and A. Ott added as a cosponsors of Senate Bill 203 .
Pursuant to Senate Rule 17 (5), Representative Kerkman added as a cosponsor of Senate Bill 186 .
Advice and Consent of the Senate
State of Wisconsin
Office of the Governor
March 28, 2011
The Honorable, The Senate:
I am pleased to nominate and with the advice and consent of the Senate, do appoint Size , Tim, of Madison, as a member of the Wisconsin Health and Educational Facilities Authority, to serve for the term ending July 1, 2018.
Respectfully submitted,
Read and referred to committee on Health.
Referrals and Receipt of Committee Reports Concerning Proposed Administrative Rules
The joint committee for review of Administrative Rules reports and recommends:
Relating to ambient air quality standards and affecting small business.
No action taken.
Leah Vukmir
Senate Chairperson