Senate Journal
One-Hundred and Second Regular Session
11:49 A.M.   TUESDAY, March 3, 2015
The Senate met.
The Senate was called to order by Senator Fitzgerald.
Pursuant to Senate Rule 17 (6), the Chief Clerk makes the following entries under the above date.
Chief Clerk's Entries
Amendments Offered
hist32938Senate Amendment 1 to Senate Joint Resolution 13 offered by Senator Harsdorf.
Introduction, First Reading, and Reference of Proposals
Read first time and referred:
hist32827Senate Joint Resolution 14
Relating to: commending Pope Francis.
By Senators Carpenter, Petrowski, Wirch, Marklein, L. Taylor, Hansen, Vukmir, C. Larson and Lassa; cosponsored by Representatives Kitchens, Hesselbein, Spreitzer, Mason, Murphy, Goyke, Petryk, Mursau, Murtha, Subeck, Bowen, Berceau, Sinicki, Wachs, Quinn, Brostoff, Ohnstad and Riemer.
hist32939To committee on Senate Organization.
hist32877Senate Joint Resolution 15
Relating to: raising the overtime pay threshold.
By Senators Hansen, Lassa, Harris Dodd and Vinehout; cosponsored by Representatives Ohnstad, Genrich, Berceau, Pope, Sargent, Sinicki, Subeck and C. Taylor.
hist32940To committee on Senate Organization.
Read first time and referred:
hist32878Senate Bill 63
Relating to: the presidential preference primary date.
By Senator Carpenter; cosponsored by Representatives Sinicki, Subeck and Wachs.
hist32941To committee on Elections and Local Government.
Petitions and Communications
State of Wisconsin
Legislative Reference Bureau
March 3, 2015
The Honorable, the Legislature:
The following rules have been published in the February 23, 2015 Wisconsin Administrative Register No. 710:
  Clearinghouse Rules   Effective Date(s)
hist32946   13-117   3-1-2015
Senior Legislative Attorney/Code Editor
State of Wisconsin
Government Accountability Board
March 3, 2015
The Honorable, the Senate:
Pursuant to Wis. Stats. §13.685 (7), we are providing the enclosed information. Please visit the Government Accountability Board’s Eye on Lobbying web site,, for more detailed information about lobbyists, lobbying principals (organizations), and state agency liaisons.
Buchen, James   Wisconsin Utility Investors Inc
Gard, John   Wisconsin Energy Corporation
Hiniker, Steve   1000 Friends of Wisconsin
Jenkins, Kevin   Enbridge Energy Company, Inc.
Johnson, Dan   Wisconsin Motor Carriers Association
Julius, Buddy   CVS Health
Kedzie, Neal   Wisconsin Motor Carriers Association
Kussow, Michelle   Friends of Wisconsin Public Television
Kussow, Michelle   Wisconsin Public Radio Association
Moede, Peggy   Summerset Holdings, LLC
Murray, Ryan   CVS Health
Neville , Bill   End Domestic Abuse Wisconsin: the Wisconsin Coalition Against Domestic Violence
Neville , Bill   Milwaukee Public Schools
Neville , Bill   Wisconsin Association of Family & Childrens Agencies
Neville , Bill   Wisconsin Dental Association
Obluck, Lori   Arthritis Foundation
Scholz, Brandon   Friends of Wisconsin Public Television
Scholz, Brandon   Wisconsin Public Radio Association
Director and General Counsel
Pursuant to Wis. Stats. 13.172 (2) and (3), attached is the list of agency reports received from executive branch and legislative service agencies for the month of February, 2015.
Wisconsin Technical College System
Certification that all 16 WTC have provided sexual assault and harassment orientation, materials, and information to students
Pursuant to 38.12 (11)(c), Wis. Stats.
Received on February 3, 2015.
Referred to the committee on Universities and Technical Colleges.
Department of Corrections
Summary of Prisoner Statistics Involving Mental Health Transfers and Services
Pursuant to 301.03 (6m), Wis. Stats.
Received on February 5, 2015.
Referred to the committee on Judiciary and Public Safety.
Department of Corrections
Number of DOC Inmates and Those Considered Violent
Pursuant to 301.03 (6r), Wis. Stats.
Received on February 5, 2015.
Referred to the committee on Judiciary and Public Safety.