Senate Journal
One-Hundred and First Regular Session
TUESDAY, September 10, 2013
The Chief Clerk makes the following entries under the above date.
Introduction, First Reading, and Reference of Proposals
Read and referred:
hist9110Senate Joint Resolution 48
Relating to: Recognition of the Wisconsin Legislative Technology Services Bureau's (LTSB) software development team by the National Association of Legislative Information Technology.
By Senators C. Larson, S. Fitzgerald, Hansen, Shilling, L. Taylor, Risser, T. Cullen, Gudex, Harsdorf, Kedzie, Wirch, Cowles, Tiffany, Lassa, Harris, Olsen, Ellis, Miller, Jauch, Lehman, Lazich, Schultz and Vinehout; cosponsored by Representatives Barca, Vos, Murphy, Hebl, Bernard Schaber, Goyke, Johnson, Jorgensen, Hesselbein, Danou, Sargent, Genrich, Tittl, Barnes, Ballweg, Kessler, Kahl, Bewley, Kleefisch, Spiros, Clark, Thiesfeldt, Kolste, Hintz, Kerkman, Ohnstad, Born, Shankland, Schraa, Ringhand, Williams, Kooyenga, Brooks, T. Larson, Wright, Wachs, Zamarripa, Pridemore, Berceau, Murtha, A. Ott, Riemer, Richards, Swearingen, Knodl, Ripp, Jagler, Petryk, Petersen, Sinicki, Billings, Vruwink and Bernier.
hist9142To committee on Senate Organization.
Read first time and referred:
hist8997Senate Bill 287
Relating to: allowing placement of net pens in navigable waters under a statewide general permit and exceptions for certain requirements that apply to fish farms.
By Senators Lasee, Kedzie, Miller and Tiffany; cosponsored by Representatives Bies, A. Ott, Czaja, T. Larson, Steineke, Stroebel, Tittl and Williams.
hist9143To committee on Natural Resources.
hist8999Senate Bill 288
Relating to: accountability provisions for private schools participating in a parental choice program and requiring the exercise of rule-making authority.
By Senators Lehman, Shilling, Erpenbach, Miller, Jauch, Hansen, T. Cullen, Risser, Vinehout, C. Larson, Harris, Lassa, Wirch and Schultz; cosponsored by Representatives Pope, Wright, Clark, Bernard Schaber, Kahl, Danou, Billings, Ohnstad, Kolste, Pasch, Bewley, C. Taylor, Berceau, Sargent, Shankland, Jorgensen, Hintz, Goyke, Johnson, Ringhand, Hebl, Richards, Smith, Wachs, Genrich, Hulsey and Riemer.
hist9144To committee on Education.
hist9049Senate Bill 289
Relating to: the net worth method of providing proof of financial responsibility for certain solid waste facilities.
By Senators Jauch and Shilling; cosponsored by Representatives Milroy, Mursau, Doyle, Bewley, Smith, Clark, Wachs and Hulsey.
hist9145To committee on Natural Resources.
hist9096Senate Bill 290
Relating to: mortgage satisfaction and an exception to the real estate transfer fee.
By Senators Harsdorf and Shilling; cosponsored by Representatives Stroebel, Bernier, Nygren, A. Ott, Kooyenga, Doyle, Jacque and Thiesfeldt.
hist9146To committee on Financial Institutions and Rural Issues.
hist9107Senate Bill 291
Relating to: the possession and consumption of alcohol beverages on, and operation of, commercial quadricycles and providing a penalty.
By Senators Grothman and L. Taylor; cosponsored by Representatives Stone, Zepnick, Ohnstad, A. Ott, Sanfelippo, Kooyenga and Honadel.
hist9147To committee on Agriculture, Small Business, and Tourism.
hist9134Senate Bill 292
Relating to: electronic delivery by property and casualty insurers of notices and documents.
By Senators Lasee, Gudex, Lassa, Olsen, Shilling and L. Taylor; cosponsored by Representatives Weininger, Nygren, Craig, A. Ott, Spiros, T. Larson, Ohnstad, Czaja, Stone, Kooyenga, Knudson, Tittl, Born, Ballweg, Kahl, Knodl, Bies, Jagler, Kleefisch, Stroebel, Nass, Petryk, Goyke, Danou, Kolste, Murphy, LeMahieu and Bewley.
hist9148To committee on Insurance and Housing.
hist9135Senate Bill 293
Relating to: development opportunity zones for areas experiencing mass layoffs or business closings.
By Senators Lasee and Hansen; cosponsored by Representatives Weininger, Born, Jacque, Kahl, Kleefisch, Klenke, Knodl, Genrich, Mursau, Nygren and A. Ott.
hist9149To committee on Economic Development and Local Government.
hist9136Senate Bill 294
Relating to: access to presentence investigation report by an assistant attorney general.
By Senator Grothman; cosponsored by Representative J. Ott.
hist9150To committee on Judiciary and Labor.
hist9137Senate Bill 295
Relating to: conveyance of information from a firearms dealer to the Department of Justice to request a firearms restrictions record search before transferring a handgun.
By Senator Grothman; cosponsored by Representative J. Ott.
hist9151To committee on Judiciary and Labor.
hist9138Senate Bill 296
Relating to: transaction information for management of enforcement system.
By Senator Grothman; cosponsored by Representative J. Ott.
hist9152To committee on Judiciary and Labor.
hist9139Senate Bill 297
Relating to: absentee voting at residential care facilities.
By Senators Grothman, Lazich, Vukmir and Tiffany; cosponsored by Representatives Bernier, Stroebel, Bies, Kestell and Pridemore.
hist9153To committee on Elections and Urban Affairs.
hist9159Senate Bill 298
Relating to: a grant for the relocation of a county trunk highway in Manitowoc and Sheboygan counties and making an appropriation.
By Senator Leibham; cosponsored by Representative Endsley.
hist9160To joint committee on Finance.
Report of Committees
The committee on Insurance and Housing reports and recommends:
Senate Bill 179
Relating to: miscellaneous provisions related to rental and vehicle towing practices and eviction proceedings, prohibitions on enacting ordinances that place certain limitations or requirements on landlords, providing an exemption from emergency rule procedures, granting rule-making authority.
hist9122Senate Substitute Amendment 1 adoption.
Ayes: 3 - Senators Lasee, Olsen and Schultz.
Noes: 2 - Senators T. Cullen and Erpenbach.
hist9123Passage as amended.
Ayes: 3 - Senators Lasee, Olsen and Schultz.
Noes: 2 - Senators T. Cullen and Erpenbach.
Senate Bill 203