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.
Special Guests
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.
1:17 P.M.
1:23 P.M.
The Assembly reconvened.
Speaker Vos in the chair.
Amendments Offered
hist33454Assembly Amendment 1 to Assembly Bill 83 offered by Representative Zamarripa.
Administrative Rules
Relating to telephone solicitations and the state do-not-call registry.
hist33455No action taken by committee on Consumer Protection on March 10, 2015.
hist33456To joint committee for review of Administrative Rules pursuant to s. 227.19 (5) (a), Wisconsin Statutes.
Referred on March 17, 2015.
Introduction and Reference of Proposals
Read first time and referred:
hist33476Assembly Resolution 6
Relating to: celebrating Saint Patrick's Day on March 17, 2015.
By Representative Murphy.
hist33477To committee on Rules.
Committee Reports
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.
Noes: 0.
hist33521To committee on Rules.
Committee on Health
Message from the Senate
From: Jeffrey Renk, Senate Chief Clerk.
Mr. Speaker:
I am directed to inform you that the Senate has
Adopted and asks concurrence in:
hist33710Senate Joint Resolution 13
hist33712Senate Joint Resolution 16
hist33713Senate Joint Resolution 17
Passed and asks concurrence in:
hist33709Senate Bill 15
hist33711Senate Bill 67
Concurred in:
hist33673Assembly Bill 2
hist33672Assembly Bill 3
hist33671Assembly Bill 4
hist33670Assembly Bill 5
hist33669Assembly Bill 10
hist33668Assembly Bill 11
hist33667Assembly Bill 14
hist33666Assembly Bill 16
hist33665Assembly Bill 17
hist33664Assembly Bill 18
Calendar of Tuesday, March 17
Assembly Joint Resolution 4
Relating to: honoring the service of all military working dogs.
Special Guests
Representative Jorgensen introduced Oconto County Deputy Sheriff and Wisconsin Law Enforcement Canine Handlers Association President Todd Skarban and Dexter, Deputy Scott Gukich and Mink, Deputy Greg Jansen and Falkos, and Deputy Jason Behm and Harlow of the Jefferson County Sheriff’s Office, Wabeno Police Chief Mick Ashbeck, Sergeant Cherise Caradine and Casey, and Detective Sergeant Brent Plisch and Odin of the UW-Madison Police Department, and Officer Rose Mansavage and Falco of the Madison Police Department.
hist33603The question was: Shall Assembly Joint Resolution 4 be adopted?
Motion carried.
hist33591Representative Jorgensen asked unanimous consent that all members of the Assembly be made coauthors of Assembly Joint Resolution 4. Granted.
Representative Steineke asked unanimous consent that the rules be suspended and that Assembly Joint Resolution 4 be immediately messaged to the Senate. Granted.
Message from the Senate
From: Jeffrey Renk, Senate Chief Clerk.
Mr. Speaker:
I am directed to inform you that the Senate has
Adopted and asks concurrence in:
hist33612Senate Joint Resolution 18