Ayes: 5 - Senators S. Fitzgerald, Ellis, Grothman, C. Larson and Hansen.
Noes: 0 - None.
Committee on Senate Organization
Petitions and Communications
State of Wisconsin
Government Accountability Board
June 11, 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
George Jr, Nickolas Midwest Food Processors Association Inc.
Havens, Ferron Wisconsin Agribusiness Council
Nielsen, J Milwaukee County
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
The committee on Health and Human Services, reports and recommends:
Relating to unprofessional conduct and biennial renewal date.
hist7603Referred to joint committee for Review of Administrative Rules, June 17, 2013.
The committee on Judiciary and Labor, reports and recommends:
Relating to credentials for HVAC contractors, refrigerant handling technicians, master plumbers, and elevator mechanics.
hist7601Referred to joint committee for Review of Administrative Rules, June 17, 2013.
Messages from the Assembly Considered
Assembly Joint Resolution 26
Relating to: the life and public service of Dave Donnellan.
By Representatives Wachs, Hesselbein, Hulsey, Brooks, Petryk, Ringhand, Wright, Jorgensen, Ohnstad, Bies and Bernier; cosponsored by Senators Vinehout, L. Taylor, Carpenter, Lassa, Cowles and Schultz.
hist7567Read and referred to committee on Senate Organization
Assembly Joint Resolution 40
Relating to: honoring the life and public service of Henry Morris Goldberg.
By Representatives Spiros, Hutton, T. Larson, Murphy, Murtha, Ohnstad, Sanfelippo, Tittl and Brooks; cosponsored by Senators Vukmir, Cowles and L. Taylor.
hist7566Read and referred to committee on Senate Organization
Assembly Joint Resolution 41
Relating to: congratulating the Republic of China (Taiwan) on its inclusion in the U.S. Visa Waiver Program effective November 1, 2012, and supporting Taiwan's efforts seeking meaningful participation in the International Civil Aviation Organization (ICAO) with observer status.
By Representative Williams; cosponsored by Senator Schultz.
hist7565Read and referred to committee on Senate Organization
Assembly Joint Resolution 42
Relating to: recognizing June 19, 2013, as Juneteenth Day.
By Representatives Barnes, Young, Pasch, Goyke, Johnson, Zamarripa, Kessler, Zepnick, C. Taylor, Genrich, Kahl, Milroy, Hintz, Bernard Schaber, Hesselbein, Jorgensen, Mason, Sargent, Kolste, Shankland, Danou, Ohnstad and Berceau; cosponsored by Senators L. Taylor, Harris, Carpenter, C. Larson, Erpenbach, Lehman, Wirch, Vinehout, Hansen and T. Cullen.
hist7564Read and referred to committee on Senate Organization
Assembly Bill 175
Relating to: training standards for law enforcement officers regarding domestic abuse incidents and complaints, and law enforcement reports following a domestic abuse incident.
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; cosponsored by Senators Petrowski, Gudex, Carpenter, Hansen, Harris, Jauch, Lehman, Olsen, Risser and Shilling.
hist7604Read first time and referred to committee on Transportation, Public Safety, and Veterans and Military Affairs
Assembly Bill 176
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 Representatives Jacque, Spiros, Richards, Berceau, Bernard Schaber, Bernier, Bies, Billings, Born, Brooks, Czaja, Hebl, Hintz, Kaufert, Kerkman, Kleefisch, Kolste, Loudenbeck, A. Ott, Schraa, Sinicki, C. Taylor and Ballweg; cosponsored by Senators Petrowski, Gudex, Hansen, Harris, Jauch, Lehman, Olsen, Risser and Shilling.
hist7605Read first time and referred to committee on Transportation, Public Safety, and Veterans and Military Affairs
Assembly Bill 187
Relating to: admissibility of evidence of other acts of domestic abuse at a proceeding alleging an act of domestic abuse.
By Representatives Jacque, Richards, Czaja, Bernard Schaber, Berceau, Bernier, Billings, Brooks, Hebl, Hintz, Johnson, Jorgensen, Kahl, Kleefisch, Kolste, Marklein, A. Ott, Schraa, Sinicki, Stone, Stroebel, C. Taylor and Wright; cosponsored by Senators Ellis, Gudex, Hansen, Harris, Harsdorf, Jauch, Lassa, Olsen, Petrowski, Risser, Shilling, Schultz and Wirch.
hist7606Read first time and referred to committee on Judiciary and Labor
Assembly Bill 212
Relating to: seizure of property used in the crime of child enticement.
By Representatives Swearingen, Kleefisch, Born, Mursau, Brooks, Ballweg, A. Ott, Bernier, Czaja, Schraa and Tittl.
hist7607Read first time and referred to committee on Judiciary and Labor
Assembly Bill 216
Relating to: prohibiting the group insurance board from contracting for or providing abortion services and exempting religious employers, religious organizations, and religious institutions of higher education from contraceptive insurance coverage.
By Representatives Jacque, Severson, Bies, Born, Brooks, Craig, Endsley, Kleefisch, T. Larson, Murphy, Murtha, Nass, A. Ott, Pridemore, Ripp, Sanfelippo, Schraa, Stone, Stroebel, Thiesfeldt and Tittl; cosponsored by Senators Grothman, Lazich, Schultz, Farrow and Kedzie.
hist7608Read first time and referred to committee on Health and Human Services
Assembly Bill 217
Relating to: civil liability for performing a sex-selective abortion, and providing a penalty.
By Representatives Kestell, Jacque, Ballweg, Bernier, Born, Brooks, Craig, Endsley, Kaufert, Kleefisch, LeMahieu, Marklein, Nass, A. Ott, Pridemore, Sanfelippo, Severson, Thiesfeldt, Tittl, Kooyenga, Tranel, T. Larson and Ripp; cosponsored by Senators Leibham, Lazich, Grothman, Farrow, Schultz and Kedzie.
hist7609Read first time and referred to committee on Health and Human Services