Senate Journal
One-Hundred and Second Regular Session
TUESDAY, March 10, 2015
The Chief Clerk makes the following entries under the above date.
Introduction, First Reading, and Reference of Proposals
Read first time and referred:
hist33081Senate Bill 72
Relating to: groundwater management, approval of high capacity wells, and granting rule-making authority.
By Senators Miller, Carpenter, Risser, Vinehout, Erpenbach, C. Larson and Harris Dodd; cosponsored by Representatives Mason, Hebl, Kolste, Hesselbein, Berceau, Considine, Brostoff, Sargent, Sinicki, Meyers, Pope, Genrich, Milroy, Subeck, C. Taylor, Ohnstad, Spreitzer, Wachs, Goyke, Stuck, Kahl and Bowen.
hist33146To committee on Natural Resources and Energy.
hist33082Senate Bill 73
Relating to: instruments filed or recorded with, and fees charged by, the register of deeds.
By Senators Olsen, Nass, Bewley, Darling, Gudex, Harsdorf, Vinehout, Wanggaard and Wirch; cosponsored by Representatives Born, Ballweg, Bernier, Billings, Brandtjen, E. Brooks, R. Brooks, Danou, Doyle, Edming, Gannon, Jagler, Jarchow, Katsma, Kerkman, Kleefisch, Knodl, Kremer, Krug, Macco, Milroy, Murphy, Murtha, Ohnstad, A. Ott, Ripp, Rohrkaste, Schraa and Weatherston.
hist33147To committee on Elections and Local Government.
hist33094Senate Bill 74
Relating to: prescriptions for controlled substances issued by optometrists and providing an exemption from emergency rule procedures.
By Senators Vukmir, Carpenter, Cowles, Farrow, Gudex, LeMahieu, Marklein, Moulton, Nass, Ringhand, Vinehout and Wirch; cosponsored by Representatives Kitchens, Edming, Ballweg, Born, Brandtjen, E. Brooks, R. Brooks, Craig, Czaja, Kahl, Kremer, Krug, Kulp, Mursau, Murtha, Ripp, Rohrkaste, Spiros, Steffen, Thiesfeldt and Vorpagel.
hist33148To committee on Health and Human Services.
Petitions and Communications
State of Wisconsin
Government Accountability Board
March 10, 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.
Bennett, Beth   Wisconsin Newspaper Association
Brown Pokorny,     Wisconsin Veterinary Medical
Kimberly     Association
Casey, Kristy   National Alliance for Public Charter Schools
Derr, Gerald   Dane County Towns Association
Engleson, Michael   Wisconsin Association of Lakes Inc
Fabishak, Mike   Associated General Contractors of Greater Milwaukee Inc
Fonfara, Thomas   Consumer Rights Wisconsin
Harris, Thomas   County Materials Corp.
Hertel, Julia   Wisconsin Association of Convention & Visitors Bureaus
Lewis, Jennifer   Planned Parenthood Advocates of Wisconsin
Lewis, Jennifer   Planned Parenthood of Wisconsin Inc
Marchant, Robert   County Materials Corp.
McCoshen, William   City of Superior
Meyer, Scott   Consumer Rights Wisconsin
Panzer, Mary   Disability Rights Wisconsin
Redman, Scott   Plumbers Local 75
Rodriguez, Anne   WPPI Energy
Roehl, Timothy   Dane County Towns Association
Severt, Jane   Wisconsin County Forests Association
Director and General Counsel
Referrals and Receipt of Committee Reports Concerning Proposed Administrative Rules
Relating to the clean sweep program.
Submitted by Department of Agriculture, Trade and Consumer Protection.
hist33084Report received from Agency, March 6, 2015.
hist33145Referred to committee on Agriculture, Small Business, and Tourism, March 10, 2015.
Relating to trolling fishing regulations on inland and boundary waters of Wisconsin.
Submitted by Department of Natural Resources.
hist32963Report received from Agency, March 3, 2015.
hist33136Referred to committee on Natural Resources and Energy, March 10, 2015.
Relating to registration of electricians who are exempt from passing an examination and from acquiring continuing-education credits.
Submitted by Department of Safety and Professional Services.
hist33017Report received from Agency, March 4, 2015.
hist33137Referred to committee on Labor and Government Reform, March 10, 2015.
The committee on Revenue, Financial Institutions, and Rural Issues reports and recommends:
Relating to the apportionment of Wisconsin apportionable income of interstate brokers-dealers, investment advisors, investment companies, and underwriters.