Senate Journal
One-Hundred and First Regular Session
THURSDAY, May 23, 2013
The Chief Clerk makes the following entries under the above date.
Chief Clerk's Entries
Amendments Offered
hist6216Senate Amendment 1 to Senate Bill 97 offered by Senator Harsdorf.
Introduction, First Reading, and Reference of Proposals
Read first time and referred:
hist6023Senate Bill 188
Relating to: the removal of nonconforming outdoor advertising signs along highways.
By Senators Leibham, Farrow and Tiffany; cosponsored by Representatives Stone, Jacque, Bies, Ripp, Honadel, Thiesfeldt, Ohnstad, Ballweg, A. Ott and Jagler.
hist6217To committee on Transportation, Public Safety, and Veterans and Military Affairs.
hist6114Senate Bill 189
Relating to: a citation procedure applicable to wetland discharge violations, sturgeon spearing license issuance period, electronic methods for reporting natural resource and environmental law violations, publication of class 1 notices, air dispersion modeling requirements, and membership on the Dry Cleaner Environmental Response Council.
By Senator Kedzie; cosponsored by Representatives Mursau, A. Ott, Bies, Ballweg and Brooks.
hist6218To committee on Natural Resources.
hist6115Senate Bill 190
Relating to: the number of wastewater discharge permits required for a publicly owned sewage treatment facility or system.
By Senators Kedzie, Miller, Schultz, Jauch, Cowles, Shilling, T. Cullen, Grothman, Lehman, Vinehout and Hansen; cosponsored by Representatives A. Ott, Danou, Barnes, Berceau, Bernard Schaber, Bernier, Bewley, Bies, Billings, Brooks, Clark, Czaja, Goyke, Hesselbein, Kahl, Kaufert, Kleefisch, Kolste, Krug, LeMahieu, Loudenbeck, Milroy, Mursau, Nerison, Ohnstad, Petryk, Riemer, Ripp, Shankland, Smith, Tauchen, Tittl, Wachs, Jacque and Endsley.
hist6219To committee on Natural Resources.
hist6122Senate Bill 191
Relating to: animals believed to have been involved in fighting or being held as evidence.
By Senators Lassa and Risser; cosponsored by Representatives Spiros, Berceau, Bernier, Jacque, Johnson, Nass, Ohnstad, Pasch, Schraa, Shankland, Sinicki, C. Taylor and Weatherston.
hist6220To committee on Judiciary and Labor.
hist6123Senate Bill 192
Relating to: eligibility of certain employees who are affected by labor disputes for unemployment insurance benefits.
By Senators Leibham, Wirch, Lehman and Vinehout; cosponsored by Representatives Tittl, Wright, Jacque, C. Taylor, Sinicki, A. Ott, Kahl, Kolste, Doyle, Hesselbein, Barnes, Genrich, Berceau, Young, Hulsey, Billings and Barca.
hist6221To committee on Judiciary and Labor.
hist6124Senate Bill 193
Relating to: audits of the Wisconsin Economic Development Corporation by the Legislative Audit Bureau.
By Senators Hansen, Vinehout, Harris, Carpenter, C. Larson, Wirch, L. Taylor, Risser, Lehman, Miller and Lassa; cosponsored by Representatives Sargent, Genrich, Barnes, Berceau, Bernard Schaber, Billings, Clark, Danou, Hesselbein, Hulsey, Kahl, Kolste, Mason, Nass, Ohnstad, Pope and Shankland.
hist6222To committee on Economic Development and Local Government.
hist6125Senate Bill 194
Relating to: ex parte communications in contested cases before the Public Service Commission.
By Senator Farrow; cosponsored by Representative Honadel.
hist6223To committee on Government Operations, Public Works, and Telecommunications.
hist6131Senate Bill 195
Relating to: operation of farm tractors on highways.
By Senators Hansen, Grothman, Lassa, Vinehout, Schultz, Lehman, L. Taylor and Gudex; cosponsored by Representatives Jacque, Wright, Schraa, Czaja, Berceau, Ohnstad, Hulsey and Thiesfeldt.
hist6224To committee on Transportation, Public Safety, and Veterans and Military Affairs.
hist6191Senate Bill 196
Relating to: restricting the use of drones and providing a penalty.
By Senators Petrowski, Erpenbach, Risser, Grothman, Hansen, Schultz and L. Taylor; cosponsored by Representatives August, Kessler, Craig, C. Taylor, Ballweg, Berceau, Born, Czaja, Hebl, Kestell, Loudenbeck, Murphy, Murtha, Ohnstad, A. Ott, Pope, Sanfelippo, Shankland, Spiros, Thiesfeldt, Tittl and Tranel.
hist6225To committee on Government Operations, Public Works, and Telecommunications.
hist6199Senate Bill 197
Relating to: the late payment of property taxes because of a medical emergency.
By Senators Petrowski, L. Taylor and Harris; cosponsored by Representatives Stone, C. Taylor, Murphy, Tittl, Bernier, Murtha, Mursau, Ripp, Craig, Krug, Hulsey, Spiros and Wright.
hist6226To committee on Workforce Development, Forestry, Mining, and Revenue.
hist6212Senate Bill 198
Relating to: appointment and training of special registration deputies by county clerks and boards of election commissioners, employment of special registration deputies, and providing a penalty.
By Senators T. Cullen, L. Taylor, Lehman, Harris, Hansen and Jauch; cosponsored by Representatives Berceau, Shankland, Wachs, Bernier, Pope, Ringhand, Sargent, Hebl, Doyle, C. Taylor, Hulsey, Ohnstad, Kahl, Billings, Kolste and Hesselbein.
hist6227To committee on Elections and Urban Affairs.
hist6213Senate Bill 199
Relating to: reporting the mistreatment of animals.
By Senators Risser, Carpenter and Harris; cosponsored by Representatives Stone, C. Taylor, Sinicki, Hebl, Goyke, Berceau, Pope, Ohnstad, Wright and Hulsey.
hist6228To committee on Judiciary and Labor.
Referrals and Receipt of Committee Reports Concerning Proposed Administrative Rules
Relating to electrical inspection.
Submitted by Department of Commerce.
hist6061Report received from Agency, May 16, 2013.
hist6234Referred to committee on Energy, Consumer Protection, and Government Reform, May 23, 2013.
Relating to unprofessional conduct.
Submitted by Department of Safety and Professional Services.
hist6062Report received from Agency, May 16, 2013.
hist6231Referred to committee on Health and Human Services, May 23, 2013.
Advice and Consent of the Senate
State of Wisconsin