One-Hundred and Second Regular Session
12:51 P.M. TUESDAY, March 17, 2015
The Assembly met in the Assembly Chamber located in the State Capitol.
Speaker Pro Tempore August in the Chair.
Representative Steineke asked unanimous consent for a quorum call. Granted.
A quorum was present.
Speaker Vos in the chair.
The prayer was offered by Revered Roger Bertschausen, Senior Minister of the Fox Valley Unitarian Universalist Fellowship.
Representative Goyke led the membership in reciting the pledge of allegiance to the flag of the United States of America.
The roll was taken.
The result follows:
Present - Representatives Allen, August, Ballweg, Barca, Barnes, Berceau, Bernier, Billings, Born, Bowen, Brandtjen, E. Brooks, R. Brooks, Brostoff, Considine, Craig, Czaja, Danou, Doyle, Edming, Gannon, Genrich, Goyke, Heaton, Hebl, Hesselbein, Hintz, Horlacher, Hutton, Jacque, Jagler, Jarchow, Johnson, Jorgensen, Kahl, Kapenga, Katsma, Kerkman, Kessler, Kitchens, Kleefisch, Knodl, Knudson, Kolste, Kooyenga, Kremer, Krug, Kuglitsch, Kulp, T. Larson, Loudenbeck, Macco, Mason, Meyers, Milroy, Murphy, Mursau, Murtha, Nerison, Neylon, Novak, Nygren, Ohnstad, A. Ott, J. Ott, Petersen, Petryk, Pope, Quinn, Riemer, Ripp, Rodriguez, Rohrkaste, Sanfelippo, Sargent, Schraa, Shankland, Sinicki, Skowronski, Spiros, Spreitzer, Steffen, Steineke, Stuck, Subeck, Swearingen, Tauchen, C. Taylor, Thiesfeldt, Tittl, Tranel, VanderMeer, Vorpagel, Wachs, Weatherston, Young, Zamarripa, Zepnick and Speaker Vos - 99.
Absent with leave - None.
Vacancies - None.
Leaves of Absence
Representative Jorgensen asked unanimous consent for a leave of absence for part of today's session for Representative Milroy. Granted.
Representative Steineke introduced Mrs. Bonnie Golden, wife of the late Gerald D. "Jerry" Golden of Kaukauna, along with their children, Carol, Mary and Tom. The Golden family accepted the Hometown Hero Award that was posthumously awarded to Mr. Golden. Mary addressed the members from the rostrum.
Speaker Vos asked unanimous consent that the Assembly stand informal. Granted.
The Assembly stood informal.
The Assembly reconvened.
Speaker Vos in the chair.
hist33454Assembly Amendment 1 to Assembly Bill 83 offered by Representative Zamarripa.
Relating to telephone solicitations and the state do-not-call registry.
hist33455No action taken by committee on Consumer Protection on March 10, 2015.
Referred on March 17, 2015.
Introduction and Reference of Proposals
Read first time and referred:
Relating to: celebrating Saint Patrick's Day on March 17, 2015.
By Representative Murphy.
The committee on Health reports and recommends:
Assembly Bill 26
Relating to: licensure of home medical oxygen providers, providing an exemption from emergency rule procedures, and granting rule-making authority.
Ayes: 12 - Representatives Sanfelippo, Rohrkaste, Edming, Skowronski, Kremer, Tittl, Kapenga, Petersen, Kolste, Zamarripa, Riemer and Subeck.
Committee on Health