One-Hundred and First Regular Session
WEDNESDAY, March 13, 2013
The Chief Clerk makes the following entries under the above date.
Introduction, First Reading, and Reference of Proposals
Read first time and referred:
Relating to: reports by the Dwelling Code Council on the one- and two-family dwelling code.
By Senators Farrow, Cowles, Gudex, Harsdorf, Lasee, Leibham, Olsen, Shilling and L. Taylor; cosponsored by Representatives Jagler, Bernier, Bies, Brooks, Endsley, Hintz, Jacque, Kahl, Kestell, Knodl, Krug, LeMahieu, Murphy, Murtha, Nass, A. Ott, Sanfelippo, Severson, Spiros, Stone, Thiesfeldt and Tittl.
hist2987To committee on Insurance and Housing.
Relating to: an income and franchise tax credit for workplace wellness programs, granting rule-making authority, and requiring the exercise of rule-making authority.
By Senators Moulton, L. Taylor, Lazich, Gudex, Harsdorf, Leibham, Shilling and Lassa; cosponsored by Representatives Murtha, Tranel, T. Larson, Wright, Bies, Honadel, Bernier, Kaufert, A. Ott, Doyle, Ringhand, Kolste, Petersen, Endsley, Spiros, LeMahieu, Kahl, Petryk, Brooks, Stone, Ohnstad and Nerison.
hist2988To committee on Agriculture, Small Business, and Tourism.
Relating to: state procurement of products and services from businesses located in this state and setting a goal for local government to purchase a certain percentage of products and services from businesses located in this state.
By Senators Hansen, Vinehout, C. Larson, Miller, Erpenbach, Shilling, Lehman, Risser, Harris and Wirch; cosponsored by Representatives Clark, Genrich, Barnes, Barca, Mason, Danou, Ringhand, Bernard Schaber, Bewley, Berceau, Kahl, Pope, Sargent, Jorgensen, Riemer, Hebl, C. Taylor, Ohnstad, Billings, Wright, Johnson and Richards.
hist2989To committee on Government Operations, Public Works, and Telecommunications.
Relating to: operating certain three-vehicle combinations on highways.
By Senators Harsdorf, Vinehout, Schultz and Grothman; cosponsored by Representatives Brooks, T. Larson, Bies and Ballweg.
hist2990To committee on Transportation, Public Safety, and Veterans and Military Affairs.
Relating to: contracts for additional charter schools.
By Senators Darling, Vukmir, Farrow and Grothman; cosponsored by Representatives Kooyenga, Honadel, J. Ott, Kleefisch, Stone, Hutton, Pridemore, Sanfelippo and Ballweg.
Relating to: exceptions to requirements for fishing licenses and aquatic plant management permits.
By Senators Leibham, Grothman, Lasee and Tiffany; cosponsored by Representatives Jacque, Tittl, Ballweg, Bernier, Brooks, Craig, Kleefisch, Knodl, Kooyenga, T. Larson, LeMahieu, A. Ott, Ripp, Spiros and Thiesfeldt.
hist2992To committee on Natural Resources.
Relating to: trafficking food stamp program benefits.
By Senators Darling, Gudex, Grothman, Harsdorf, Lasee, Lazich and Leibham; cosponsored by Representatives Kerkman, Jacque, Bernier, Bies, Brooks, Czaja, Endsley, Honadel, Kleefisch, Knodl, Krug, Kuglitsch, T. Larson, LeMahieu, Marklein, Murphy, Murtha, Nass, Nygren, A. Ott, Petryk, Schraa, Spiros, Stone, Strachota, Stroebel, Swearingen, Thiesfeldt and Weatherston.
hist2993To committee on Health and Human Services.
Relating to: contracting with residential contractors.
By Senators Olsen, L. Taylor, Schultz, Erpenbach, Harsdorf, Lassa and Vinehout; cosponsored by Representatives Krug, Stone, Thiesfeldt, Kahl, Petersen, Hebl, Jagler, A. Ott, Czaja, Ohnstad, Ripp, LeMahieu, Spiros, Danou, Steineke, Vruwink, Brooks, Jorgensen, Nygren, Swearingen and Endsley.
hist2994To committee on Energy, Consumer Protection, and Government Reform.
Relating to: the operation of autonomous vehicles on the highways, granting rule-making authority, and providing a penalty.
By Senators Risser, Schultz, L. Taylor and Lazich; cosponsored by Representatives Jorgensen, Ohnstad, Ringhand, Sargent and Berceau.
hist2995To committee on Transportation, Public Safety, and Veterans and Military Affairs.
Relating to: increasing the amount of the individual income tax personal exemption for certain older taxpayers.
By Senators Kedzie, Lazich and Leibham; cosponsored by Representatives Nass, August, Jacque, Brooks, Kerkman, T. Larson, A. Ott, Bies, LeMahieu and Endsley.
hist2996To committee on Workforce Development, Forestry, Mining, and Revenue.
Relating to: expanding and increasing the tax exemption for retirement plan income received by an individual.
By Senators Kedzie, Lazich, Leibham, Tiffany and Schultz; cosponsored by Representatives August, Nass, Jacque, Sanfelippo, Tittl, Kestell, Mursau, Kerkman, T. Larson, A. Ott, Kapenga, Bies, LeMahieu, Endsley, Brooks and Thiesfeldt.
hist2997To committee on Workforce Development, Forestry, Mining, and Revenue.
Petitions and Communications
hist2971Pursuant to Senate Rule 17 (5), Representative Vruwink added as a co-sponsor of Senate Bill 45.
State of Wisconsin
Office of the Secretary of State
March 13, 2013
The Honorable, the Legislature:
Bill Number Act Number Publication Date
DOUGLAS LA FOLLETTE
Secretary of State
Referrals and Receipt of Committee Reports Concerning Proposed Administrative Rules
Relating to responsibilities of the manager and practical training for apprentices.
Submitted by Department of Safety and Professional Services.
hist2961Report received from Agency, March 12, 2013. hist2986Referred to committee on Health and Human Services, March, 13, 2013.
Advice and Consent of the Senate
State of Wisconsin
Office of the Governor
March 13, 2013
The Honorable, the Senate:
I am pleased to nominate and with the advice and consent of the Senate, do appoint HUCK, LEONARDO, of Thiensville, as a Dentist 3 on the Dentistry Examining Board, to serve for the term ending July 1, 2017.
hist2985Read and referred to committee on Health and Human Services.