By Senators Tiffany, Cowles, Olsen, Gudex, Petrowski and Harsdorf; cosponsored by Representatives Ripp, Marklein, Jagler, Brooks, Bies, T. Larson, Bernier, Murphy, Mursau, Czaja, Endsley, Sinicki, Strachota, Hintz, A. Ott, Ohnstad, Spiros, Tranel, Jacque and Tittl.
hist4697To committee on Energy, Consumer Protection, and Government Reform.
Relating to: payment of county medical examiners and medical examiner's assistants.
By Senators Harsdorf, Grothman and Jauch; cosponsored by Representatives Murtha, Bernier, Bies, Born, Brooks, Knudson, T. Larson, Marklein, Murphy, A. Ott, Ringhand, Ripp, Spiros, Strachota, Vruwink and Wright.
hist4698To committee on Judiciary and Labor.
Relating to: the appointment of the student members of the Board of Regents of the University of Wisconsin System.
By Senators Risser, Lassa, T. Cullen, Harris and Schultz; cosponsored by Representatives Hesselbein, Barca, Hulsey, Kahl, C. Taylor, Pope, Sinicki, Berceau, Ohnstad, Wright and Sargent.
hist4699To committee on Universities and Technical Colleges.
Relating to: authorization for electors to vote in the primary of more than one political party.
By Senators Carpenter, Harris and Risser; cosponsored by Representatives Kahl, Pope, Ringhand, Ohnstad and Wright.
hist4700To committee on Elections and Urban Affairs.
Relating to: waiver for prescription drug assistance for elderly program, use of excess moneys in prescription drug assistance for elderly program, and making an appropriation.
By Senators Carpenter, Hansen, Harris, T. Cullen, C. Larson, Risser, L. Taylor and Lehman; cosponsored by Representatives Jorgensen, Kahl, Hesselbein, Pope, Kessler, Hebl, Hintz, Kolste, Ringhand, C. Taylor, Berceau and Ohnstad.
hist4701To committee on Health and Human Services.
Relating to: training standards for law enforcement officers regarding domestic abuse incidents and complaints, and law enforcement reports following a domestic abuse incident.
By Senators Petrowski, Gudex, Carpenter, Hansen, Harris, Jauch, Lehman, Olsen, Risser and Shilling; cosponsored by Representatives Jacque, Kerkman, Richards, Berceau, Bernard Schaber, Bernier, Bies, Billings, Brooks, Czaja, Genrich, Hebl, Hintz, Kaufert, Kleefisch, Kolste, Loudenbeck, A. Ott, Schraa, Sinicki and C. Taylor.
hist4702To committee on Transportation, Public Safety, and Veterans and Military Affairs.
Relating to: temporary restraining orders and injunctions for domestic abuse, child abuse, individuals at risk, and harassment, confidential name change petitions, and ex parte orders with a judge substitution.
By Senators Petrowski, Gudex, Hansen, Harris, Jauch, Lehman, Olsen, Risser and Shilling; cosponsored by Representatives Jacque, Spiros, Richards, Berceau, Bernard Schaber, Bernier, Bies, Billings, Born, Brooks, Czaja, Hebl, Hintz, Kaufert, Kerkman, Kleefisch, Kolste, Loudenbeck, A. Ott, Schraa, Sinicki and C. Taylor.
hist4703To committee on Transportation, Public Safety, and Veterans and Military Affairs.
Relating to: operation of certain existing sport shooting ranges.
By Senators Kedzie, Lassa, Grothman and L. Taylor; cosponsored by Representatives Krug, Kleefisch, Tranel, Petryk, Marklein, Spiros, Tittl, Doyle, Ballweg and Loudenbeck.
hist4704To committee on Natural Resources.
Report of Committees
The committee on Economic Development and Local Government reports and recommends:
Senate Bill 48
Relating to: funding postretirement health care benefits of local government employees.
hist4706Senate Substitute Amendment 1 adoption.
Ayes: 5 - Senators Gudex, Petrowski, Leibham, Lassa and L. Taylor.
Ayes: 3 - Senators Gudex, Petrowski and Leibham.
Noes: 2 - Senators Lassa and L. Taylor.
Committee on Economic Development and Local Government
Petitions and Communications
hist4661Pursuant to Senate Rule 17 (5), Representative Ballweg added as a co-sponsor of Senate Bill 108. hist4662Pursuant to Senate Rule 17 (5), Representative Ballweg added as a co-sponsor of Senate Bill 114.
State of Wisconsin
Government Accountability Board
April 23, 2013
The Honorable, the Senate:
The following lobbyists have been authorized to act on behalf of the organizations set opposite their names.
For more detailed information about these lobbyists and organizations and a complete list of organizations and people authorized to lobby the 2013 Regular Session of the legislature, visit the Government Accountability Board’s web site at: lobbying.wi.gov
Caneff, Denny River Alliance of Wisconsin
Decorah, Sarah Wisconsin Petroleum Equipment Contractors Association
Froehlke, Scott River Alliance of Wisconsin
Gerlach, Chet Greater Whitewater Committee, Inc.
Johns, Jason Wisconsin Asbestos Victims Network
Knight, Eric Greater Whitewater Committee, Inc.
Knight, Jeffery Greater Whitewater Committee, Inc.
Panzer, Mary Greater Whitewater Committee, Inc.
Peters, Catherine American Cancer Society Cancer Action Network (ACSCAN)
Phillips, Matt Wisconsin Athletic Trainers Association Inc.
Stenger, Scott Wisconsin Athletic Trainers Association Inc.
Thompson, Craig Transportation Development Association of Wisconsin (TDA)
Walsh-Boeder, Nancy CaseNEX, LLC
Also available from the Wisconsin Government Accountability Board are reports identifying the amount and value of time state agencies have spent to affect legislative action and reports of expenditures for lobbying activities filed by organizations that employ lobbyists.
Director and General Counsel
Referrals and Receipt of Committee Reports Concerning Proposed Administrative Rules
Relating to regulation of fishing and harvesting of turtles.
Submitted by Department of Natural Resources.
hist4476Report received from Agency, April 18, 2013. hist4689Referred to committee on Natural Resources, April 25, 2013.
Relating to education.
Submitted by Department of Safety and Professional Services.
hist4605Report received from Agency, April 23, 2013. hist4690Referred to committee on Health and Human Services, April 25, 2013.
Relating to sales and use tax provisions concerning advertising and promotional direct mail and prosthetic devices.
Submitted by Department of Revenue.
hist4606Report received from Agency, April 23, 2013. hist4691Referred to committee on Workforce Development, Forestry, Mining, and Revenue, April 25, 2013.