One-Hundred and First Regular Session
1:10 P.M. THURSDAY, February 13, 2014
The Assembly met in the Assembly Chamber located in the State Capitol.
Speaker Pro Tempore August in the Chair.
Representative Kramer asked unanimous consent for a quorum call. Granted.
A quorum was present.
Speaker Vos in the chair.
The prayer was offered by Menominee Tribal member, Ron Corn, Jr; the youngest fluent speaker of the Menominee Language.
The Color Guard posted the colors.
Miss Saehwon Corn, a sixth grade student at the Menominee Tribal School, 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 August, Ballweg, Barca, Barnes, Berceau, Bernier, Bewley, Bies, Billings, Born, Brooks, Clark, Craig, Czaja, Danou, Doyle, Endsley, Genrich, Goyke, Hebl, Hesselbein, Hintz, Hulsey, Hutton, Jacque, Jagler, Johnson, Jorgensen, Kahl, Kapenga, Kaufert, Kerkman, Kessler, Kestell, Kleefisch, Klenke, Knodl, Knudson, Kolste, Kooyenga, Kramer, Krug, Kuglitsch, Kulp, T. Larson, LeMahieu, Loudenbeck, Marklein, Mason, Milroy, Murphy, Mursau, Murtha, Nass, Nerison, Neylon, Nygren, Ohnstad, A. Ott, J. Ott, Pasch, Petersen, Petryk, Pope, Pridemore, Richards, Riemer, Ringhand, Ripp, Rodriguez, Sanfelippo, Sargent, Schraa, Severson, Shankland, Sinicki, Skowronski, Smith, Spiros, Steineke, Strachota, Stroebel, Swearingen, Tauchen, C. Taylor, Thiesfeldt, Tittl, Tranel, Vruwink, Wachs, Weatherston, Weininger, Williams, Wright, Young, Zamarripa, Zepnick and Speaker Vos - 98.
Absent with leave - Representative Bernard Schaber - 1.
Vacancies - None.
Leaves of Absence
Representative Jorgensen asked unanimous consent for a leave of absence for today's session for Representative Bernard Schaber. Granted.
Leaves of Absence
Representative Ballweg asked unanimous consent for a leave of absence for part of today's session for Representative Thiesfeldt. Granted.
Speaker Vos recognized the presence of Lieutenant Governor Rebecca Kleefisch, Deputy Superintendent of Public Instruction Michael Thompson and the Wisconsin State Senate.
State of the Tribes Address
Speaker Vos introduced Laurie Boivin, Chair of the Menominee Tribe, who addressed the members from the rostrum.
The Color Guard retired the colors.
Speaker Vos asked unanimous consent that the Assembly stand informal. Granted.
The Assembly stood informal.
The Assembly reconvened.
Speaker Pro Tempore August in the chair.
Leaves of Absence
Representative Ballweg asked unanimous consent for a leave of absence for part of today's session for Representative Czaja. Granted.
Representative Thiesfeldt asked unanimous consent that his leave of absence be lifted. Granted.
hist20224Assembly Amendment 1 to Assembly Bill 32 offered by committee on State Affairs and Government Operations. hist20594Assembly Substitute Amendment 2 to Assembly Bill 432 offered by Representatives Clark and Smith. hist20299Assembly Amendment 4 to Assembly Bill 556 offered by committee on Judiciary. hist20696Assembly Amendment 1 to Assembly Bill 655 offered by Representative Sanfelippo. hist20346Assembly Amendment 1 to Assembly Bill 680 offered by Representative Loudenbeck. hist20629Assembly Amendment 2 to Assembly Bill 688 offered by Representative Knudson. hist20538Assembly Substitute Amendment 1 to Assembly Bill 725 offered by Representative Jacque. hist20337Assembly Amendment 2 to Assembly Bill 743 offered by Representative Marklein. hist20983Assembly Amendment 3 to Assembly Bill 746 offered by committee on Agriculture. hist20984Assembly Amendment 4 to Assembly Bill 746 offered by committee on Agriculture.
Introduction and Reference of Proposals
Read first time and referred:
Relating to: commemorating the fiftieth anniversary of the 1964 Dodgeville Dodgers high school boys basketball state championship.
By Representatives Marklein, Brooks, Knodl, Murphy, Murtha, Tranel and Williams.