One-Hundred and First Regular Session
12:45 P.M. THURSDAY, March 7, 2013
The Senate met.
The Senate was called to order by Senator Fitzgerald.
Pursuant to Senate Rule 17 (6), the Chief Clerk makes the following entries under the above date.
Chief Clerk's Entries
The Chief Clerk makes the following entries dated Wednesday, March 6, 2013.
SENATE ENROLLED PROPOSALS
The Chief Clerk records:
Report correctly enrolled on 3−6−2013.
Messages from the Assembly
By Patrick E. Fuller, chief clerk.
I am directed to inform you that the Assembly has adopted and asks concurrence in:
Passed and asks concurrence in:
Introduction, First Reading, and Reference of Proposals
Read first time and referred:
Relating to: proof of motor vehicle liability insurance.
By Senators Lasee, Grothman, Lehman, Leibham, Olsen, Schultz and Shilling; cosponsored by Representatives Czaja, Nygren, Bies, Brooks, Ballweg, Genrich, Jacque, Jagler, Kahl, Knodl, Knudson, Kooyenga, Krug, T. Larson, LeMahieu, Mursau, Ohnstad, A. Ott, Nass, Schraa, Swearingen, Thiesfeldt, Tranel and Stone.
hist2853To committee on Insurance and Housing.
Relating to: the composition of the State Capitol and Executive Residence Board.
By Senators Risser, Schultz and Olsen; cosponsored by Representatives Loudenbeck, Stroebel and Hintz.
hist2854To committee on Government Operations, Public Works, and Telecommunications.
Relating to: renewable energy goals for state energy consumption and for energy use by certain state agencies.
By Senators Risser, Lehman, Miller and Schultz; cosponsored by Representatives Hesselbein, Hulsey, C. Taylor, Berceau, Hebl, Jorgensen, Bernard Schaber, Sinicki, Wachs, Ohnstad and Shankland.
hist2855To committee on Energy, Consumer Protection, and Government Reform.
Relating to: a property tax exemption for a nonprofit theater located in the city of Madison.
By Senator Risser; cosponsored by Representative C. Taylor.
hist2856To committee on Workforce Development, Forestry, Mining, and Revenue.
Relating to: payments for losses of public deposits in failed or failing financial institutions.
By Senators Lasee, Lassa, Petrowski, Shilling and L. Taylor; cosponsored by Representatives Marklein, Ballweg, Bernier, Bies, Brooks, Doyle, Endsley, Honadel, Kahl, T. Larson, LeMahieu, Schraa and Thiesfeldt.
hist2857To committee on Financial Institutions and Rural Issues.
Relating to: the vehicle registration exemption for amphibious motor vehicles.
By Senators Olsen, Lassa, Petrowski and L. Taylor; cosponsored by Representatives Ballweg, Bies, Brooks, Kahl, Kaufert, Nass, A. Ott, Petersen, Ringhand, Stone and Williams.
hist2858To committee on Transportation, Public Safety, and Veterans and Military Affairs.
Relating to: termination of maintenance upon the payee's or payer's death and notices relating to maintenance.
By Senators Grothman and Risser; cosponsored by Representatives Kestell, Doyle, Bernier, Kleefisch, LeMahieu, Strachota, T. Larson, Richards and C. Taylor.
hist2859To committee on Judiciary and Labor.
Relating to: providing information to a firearms dealer when purchasing a handgun, authorizing the Department of Justice to prosecute violations of certain laws regulating firearms, and providing penalties.
By Senators Carpenter, Schultz, Lehman, Hansen, Erpenbach and Risser; cosponsored by Representatives Brooks, Pasch, Jacque, Richards, Sinicki, Zepnick, Sargent, Berceau, Goyke, Hebl, Ohnstad, Johnson, Barnes, C. Taylor and Young.
hist2860To committee on Transportation, Public Safety, and Veterans and Military Affairs.
Relating to: bank service corporations and credit union service organizations.
By Senators Schultz, Lasee, Grothman, Petrowski and Lassa; cosponsored by Representatives Craig, Marklein, Czaja, Genrich, Jacque, Kahl, Ohnstad, Sanfelippo and Zepnick.
hist2861To committee on Financial Institutions and Rural Issues.
Referrals and Receipt of Committee Reports Concerning Proposed Administrative Rules
Relating to environmental cleanups.
Submitted by Department of Natural Resources.
hist2791Report received from Agency, March 6, 2013. hist2846Referred to committee on Natural Resources, March 7, 2013.
Advice and Consent of the Senate
State of Wisconsin
Office of the Governor
March 7, 2013
The Honorable, the Senate:
I am pleased to nominate and with the advice and consent of the Senate, do appoint CRAFT, TODD, of Hartland, as an Accountant on the Accounting Examining Board, to serve for the term ending July 1, 2016.
hist2862Read and referred to committee on Workforce Development, Forestry, Mining, and Revenue.