Assembly Journal
One-Hundred and Second Regular Session
10:46 A.M.   THURSDAY, October 22, 2015
The Assembly met in the Assembly Chamber located in the State Capitol.
Speaker Pro Tempore August in the Chair.
The Assembly dispensed with the call of the roll.
Introduction and Reference of Proposals
Read first time and referred:
hist42173Assembly Joint Resolution 74
Relating to: acknowledging the environmental, economic, and social threat of climate change due to human activity and the need to address it at the state level.
By Representatives Hebl, Mason, Berceau, Bowen, Brostoff, Considine, Johnson, Jorgensen, Kolste, Milroy, Pope, Sargent, Shankland, Sinicki, Spreitzer, Subeck and Wachs; cosponsored by Senators Miller, C. Larson, Harris Dodd, Ringhand, Risser and Vinehout.
hist42341To committee on Rules.
hist42174Assembly Joint Resolution 75
Relating to: proclaiming November 2015 as Adoption Month in Wisconsin.
By Representatives Tittl, Allen, Bowen, Brandtjen, E. Brooks, Duchow, Goyke, Horlacher, Hutton, Jacque, Kerkman, Kleefisch, Kooyenga, Kremer, Krug, Milroy, Novak, Petryk, Rohrkaste, Spreitzer, Subeck, Thiesfeldt and Jorgensen; cosponsored by Senators LeMahieu, Bewley, Cowles, Marklein, Olsen, Risser, Stroebel and Vinehout.
hist42342To committee on Rules.
hist41224Assembly Bill 433
Relating to: interfering with hunting, fishing, and trapping and providing criminal penalties.
By Representatives Jarchow, Allen, Ballweg, Born, Czaja, Edming, Gannon, Horlacher, Hutton, Jagler, Kleefisch, Knodl, Kremer, Kulp, T. Larson, Murphy, Mursau, A. Ott, Petryk, Quinn, Tittl and Sinicki; cosponsored by Senators Moulton, Gudex, Harsdorf and Olsen.
hist42338To committee on Natural Resources and Sporting Heritage.
hist42177Assembly Bill 434
Relating to: carcass tags issued under fish and game laws; registration of carcasses of wild animals; methods of storing, retrieving, printing, and displaying fish and game approvals; counterfeiting or illegal alteration of fish and game approvals; forgery in applying for fish and game approvals or for registration of an all-terrain vehicle, utility terrain vehicle, or snowmobile; transfers of wolf harvesting licenses; the place of trial for a violation of certain fish and game laws; methods of issuing, retrieving, reprinting, duplicating, and exhibiting registration documents and safety certificates and proving registration for all-terrain vehicles, utility terrain vehicles, and snowmobiles; methods of issuing, retrieving, reprinting, duplicating, and exhibiting certification and registration documents for boats; methods of issuing, retrieving, reprinting, and exhibiting proof of a trail pass for all-terrain vehicles and utility terrain vehicles and of a trail use sticker for snowmobiles; suspension and revocation of a certificate of number or registration for a boat; reasonable suspicion for a law enforcement officer to stop an all-terrain vehicle, utility terrain vehicle, boat, or snowmobile; extending the time limit for emergency rule procedures; providing an exemption from emergency rule procedures; granting rule-making authority; making an appropriation; and providing penalties.
By Representatives Czaja and A. Ott; cosponsored by Senator Tiffany.
hist42339To committee on Natural Resources and Sporting Heritage.
hist41801Assembly Bill 435
Relating to: registration of vehicles defined as autocycles.
By Representatives A. Ott, Jarchow, Born, Bowen, Brandtjen, E. Brooks, R. Brooks, Czaja, Danou, Doyle, Edming, Gannon, Jagler, Katsma, Kooyenga, Kremer, Kulp, T. Larson, Milroy, Mursau, Nerison, Neylon, Ripp, Rohrkaste, Sinicki, Skowronski, Spiros, Steffen, Swearingen, Tauchen, C. Taylor, Tittl and Vorpagel; cosponsored by Senators Petrowski, Harsdorf, Hansen, LeMahieu, Moulton, Olsen, Ringhand, Stroebel, Vinehout and Wirch.
hist42340To committee on Transportation.
hist41171Assembly Bill 436
Relating to: the regulation of ferrous metallic mining and related activities.
By Representatives Hebl, Mason, Berceau, Billings, Bowen, Brostoff, Considine, Genrich, Goyke, Hesselbein, Jorgensen, Kahl, Kessler, Kolste, Ohnstad, Pope, Riemer, Sargent, Sinicki, Spreitzer, Subeck, C. Taylor and Wachs; cosponsored by Senators Miller, Risser, Erpenbach, Harris Dodd and Lassa.
hist42355To committee on Mining and Rural Development.
hist41172Assembly Bill 437
Relating to: creating an optional holiday for state employees to observe the birthday of Cesar E. Chavez.
By Representatives Zamarripa, Zepnick, Berceau, Brostoff, Genrich, Goyke, Johnson, Jorgensen, Kahl, Kessler, Mason, Milroy, Ohnstad, Riemer, Sinicki, Spreitzer, C. Taylor, Wachs and Young; cosponsored by Senators Carpenter, C. Larson, Miller, L. Taylor and Vinehout.
hist42356To committee on State Affairs and Government Operations.
hist41131Assembly Bill 438
Relating to: state aid to local fairs and regulation of horse racing.
By Representatives Ripp, Ballweg, Bernier, E. Brooks, Kulp, Murphy, A. Ott, Petryk, Swearingen, Tauchen, Tittl, Tranel and Spiros; cosponsored by Senators Harsdorf, Lasee, Lassa, Marklein, Olsen, Shilling, Wanggaard and Wirch.
hist42357To committee on State Affairs and Government Operations.
hist41133Assembly Bill 439
Relating to: changing the publication notice requirement for certain budget actions taken by local governments.
By Representatives E. Brooks, Steffen, R. Brooks, A. Ott, Tittl, Kessler, Jacque, Novak, Knodl, Skowronski and Hebl; cosponsored by Senators Lassa, LeMahieu, Harris Dodd, Marklein, L. Taylor, Petrowski and Bewley.
hist42358To committee on State Affairs and Government Operations.
hist41329Assembly Bill 440
Relating to: child support income withholding orders, deferred prosecution agreements, determining the amount of a home visitation program grant, modifications to the references to Milwaukee County by population, modifications to certain appropriations, and making an appropriation.
By Representatives Neylon, A. Ott, Ballweg and Rodriguez; cosponsored by Senators Petrowski, Darling and Olsen.
hist42359To committee on Children and Families.
hist41334Assembly Bill 441
Relating to: establishing the Wisconsin Veterans Employment Initiative.
By Representatives Allen, Born, Brostoff, Duchow, Edming, Genrich, Heaton, Horlacher, Jarchow, Kleefisch, Krug, T. Larson, Mursau, Novak, Petryk, Rohrkaste, Sanfelippo, Sinicki, Steffen, Spiros, Tranel and VanderMeer; cosponsored by Senators Marklein, Lasee, Olsen, Wanggaard and Wirch.
hist42360To committee on Veterans and Military Affairs.
hist41337Assembly Bill 442
Relating to: water quality management planning for Dane County.
By Representatives Hebl, Berceau, Considine, Hesselbein, Jorgensen, Kahl, Pope, Sargent, Subeck and C. Taylor; cosponsored by Senators Miller, Erpenbach, Ringhand and Risser.
hist42361To committee on Environment and Forestry.
hist42365Assembly Bill 443
Relating to: publication of certain proposed rules and changes to existing rules.
By Representatives Vorpagel and Riemer; cosponsored by Senators Wanggaard and L. Taylor.
hist42366To committee on State Affairs and Government Operations.
hist41167Assembly Bill 444
Relating to: penalties for certain repeat operating-while-intoxicated offenses.
By Representatives J. Ott, Thiesfeldt, E. Brooks, Horlacher, Berceau, Kooyenga, Murphy, Petryk and Edming; cosponsored by Senators Darling and Marklein.
hist42367To committee on Criminal Justice and Public Safety.
hist41168Assembly Bill 445
Relating to: committing a fifth or sixth offense related to operating a vehicle while intoxicated and providing a criminal penalty.
By Representatives J. Ott, Kooyenga, Horlacher, Sanfelippo, T. Larson, Petryk, Berceau and Craig; cosponsored by Senators Darling, Carpenter and Nass.