State of Wisconsin
Office of the Senate President
October 9, 2013
The Honorable, the Senate:
Pursuant to Senate Rule 46 (2)(c), I am writing to inform you that I have directed the following proposal to be withdrawn from committee and rereferred. I have obtained the consent of the appropriate standing committee chairperson and the chairperson of the committee on Senate Organization.
hist10574Senate Bill 274, relating to: funding and position authority for vocational rehabilitation services and making an appropriation., withdrawn from Committee on Workforce Development, Forestry, Mining, and Revenue and rereferred to Committee on Economic Development and Local Government.
Senate President
Referrals and Receipt of Committee Reports Concerning Proposed Administrative Rules
The joint committee for review of Administrative Rules reports and recommends:
Relating to Wisconsin's farmland preservation program and affecting small business.
hist10684No action taken on October 4, 2013.
Relating to revising Wisconsin's endangered and threatened species list.
hist10686No action taken on October 7, 2013.
Relating to the equivalency process for approving alternative models to evaluate educator practice.
hist10682No action taken on October 7, 2013.
Relating to the establishment of rules to guide the actions of the quality assurance and improvement committee to review proposals and award moneys for innovative projects in regards to nursing homes.
hist10683No action taken on October 7, 2013.
Relating to the administration of the Duty Disability Program under s. 40.65, Stats.
hist10685No action taken on October 7, 2013.
Relating to electrical construction.
hist10681No action taken on October 8, 2013.
Senate Chairperson
The committee on Agriculture, Small Business, and Tourism reports and recommends:
Relating to manufactured home communities-fair trade practices and affecting small business.
hist10616No action taken on October 9, 2013.
hist10617Referred to joint committee for review of Administrative Rules, October 9, 2013.
Messages from the Assembly
By Patrick E. Fuller, chief clerk.
Mr. President:
I am directed to inform you that the Assembly has adopted and asks concurrence in:
hist10590Assembly Joint Resolution 55
hist10589Assembly Joint Resolution 56
Passed and asks concurrence in:
hist10591Assembly Bill 17
hist10592Assembly Bill 169
hist10593Assembly Bill 248
hist10594Assembly Bill 258
hist10595Assembly Bill 262
hist10596Assembly Bill 277
hist10597Assembly Bill 280
hist10598Assembly Bill 281
hist10599Assembly Bill 282
hist10600Assembly Bill 284
hist10601Assembly Bill 352
hist10602Assembly Bill 355
hist10603Assembly Bill 356
Concurred in:
hist10605Senate Joint Resolution 40
hist10606Senate Joint Resolution 48
hist10607Senate Joint Resolution 50
hist10608Senate Joint Resolution 52
hist10604Senate Bill 179 (Assembly Amendment 1 adopted)
Messages from the Assembly Considered
Assembly Joint Resolution 55
Relating to: Pregnancy and Infant Loss Awareness Month.
By Representatives Milroy, Mason, Ballweg, Berceau, Bernard Schaber, Bernier, Bewley, Genrich, Hesselbein, Hintz, Jacque, Johnson, Jorgensen, Kahl, Kolste, T. Larson, Ohnstad, Pope, Pridemore, Ripp, C. Taylor, Vruwink, Wright and Danou; cosponsored by Senators Lassa, Hansen, Lazich and Lehman.
hist10624Read and referred to committee on Senate Organization
Assembly Joint Resolution 56
Relating to: recognizing October 6 as German-American Day.
By Representatives Kessler, Hesselbein, Sargent, Weininger, Knodl, Ohnstad, Kaufert, Wright, Zamarripa, Murphy, Nass, Pridemore, Ballweg, Mason, Kahl, Thiesfeldt, A. Ott, Vruwink, Bernier and Murtha; cosponsored by Senators Carpenter, Lehman, Lazich, Risser, Schultz and Grothman.
hist10626Read and referred to committee on Senate Organization
Assembly Bill 17
Relating to: the restoration of information from an original birth certificate after adoption.
By Representatives T. Larson, Milroy, Kestell, Bernier, Bewley, Hebl, Kahl, Knudson, LeMahieu, Ohnstad, Thiesfeldt, Zepnick and A. Ott; cosponsored by Senators Jauch, Miller and L. Taylor.
hist10628Read first time and referred to committee on Health and Human Services
Assembly Bill 169
Relating to: the consumption of alcohol beverages on commercial quadricycles and providing a penalty.
By Representatives Stone, Zepnick, Ohnstad, A. Ott, Sanfelippo, Kooyenga and Honadel; cosponsored by Senators Grothman and L. Taylor.
hist10629Read first time and referred to committee on Agriculture, Small Business, and Tourism
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.
By Senators Lasee and Schultz; cosponsored by Representatives Stroebel, Pridemore, Jacque, Kerkman and Bies.