MONDAY, April 20, 2015
The Chief Clerk makes the following entries under the above date.
Introduction, First Reading, and Reference of Proposals
Read and referred:
Relating to: designating May as Building Safety Month in Wisconsin.
By Senators Erpenbach and Ringhand; cosponsored by Representatives Hesselbein, Kahl, Milroy, Sargent, Ohnstad, Kolste, Johnson, Berceau, Goyke, Spreitzer, Subeck and Considine.
hist34949To committee on Senate Organization.
Relating to: honoring the life and contributions of former Secretary of Administration and Chairman of the BMO Harris Bradley Center, Marc Marotta.
By Senators L. Taylor, Shilling, Hansen, C. Larson, Wirch, Cowles, Nass, Miller, Risser, Bewley, Ringhand, S. Fitzgerald, Vinehout, Lassa, Erpenbach, Olsen, Harris Dodd and Lazich; cosponsored by Representatives Barca, Zepnick, Kessler, Shankland, Murphy, Mason, Sargent, A. Ott, Sinicki, Kahl, Subeck, Bowen, Vorpagel, Jagler, Genrich, Pope, Milroy, C. Taylor, Danou, Thiesfeldt, Goyke, Riemer, Kerkman, Johnson, Ballweg, Ohnstad, Jorgensen, Spreitzer, Kitchens, Zamarripa, Spiros and Berceau.
hist35020To committee on Senate Organization.
Read first time and referred:
Relating to: grants to certain small businesses that receive federal grants.
By Senators Lassa, Ringhand and Vinehout; cosponsored by Representatives Kahl, Kolste, C. Taylor, Mason, Genrich, Doyle, Barca, Spreitzer, Subeck, Sinicki, Brostoff, Goyke, Considine, Ohnstad, Berceau and Zamarripa.
hist35021To committee on Economic Development and Commerce.
Relating to: access to investigational drugs, devices, and biological products and limitations on liability related to their use.
By Senators Risser, Ringhand, Miller, L. Taylor, Harris Dodd and Lassa; cosponsored by Representatives Kleefisch, Hesselbein, Kahl, Berceau, Ohnstad, Sargent, Subeck, Pope, Sinicki, C. Taylor, Quinn, Johnson, Vorpagel, Steffen, Milroy, Horlacher, Edming, Bowen, Novak, Craig, Kitchens, Kooyenga, Kremer, Kulp and R. Brooks.
hist35022To committee on Health and Human Services.
Relating to: immunity from civil liability for certain equine activities.
By Senators Wanggaard, Nass, Vinehout, Cowles, Petrowski, Moulton and Farrow; cosponsored by Representatives Kapenga, Kerkman, Jacque, Weatherston, Czaja, Edming, Quinn, Horlacher, Knodl, Petryk, Kulp, Gannon, Thiesfeldt and Tauchen.
hist35023To committee on Judiciary and Public Safety.
Relating to: variable rate loans.
By Senators LeMahieu and Wanggaard; cosponsored by Representatives Katsma, Doyle, R. Brooks, Macco, Thiesfeldt, Sanfelippo, A. Ott, Nygren, Tittl, Kremer, Brandtjen, Kapenga, Craig, Skowronski, Weatherston, Knodl, Vorpagel, Allen, Horlacher, Jarchow and Steffen.
hist35029To committee on Revenue, Financial Institutions, and Rural Issues.
Relating to: repealing rules promulgated by the Department of Natural Resources.
By Senators Petrowski, Gudex and Tiffany; cosponsored by Representatives Edming, Ballweg, R. Brooks, Czaja, Horlacher, Kleefisch, Kulp, Murphy, Murtha, Quinn and Skowronski.
hist35030To committee on Natural Resources and Energy.
Relating to: school district accountability reports.
By Senator Harsdorf; cosponsored by Representative Jarchow.
hist35031To committee on Education Reform and Government Operations.
Relating to: adopting federal law as it relates to an income tax deduction for certain educators.
By Senators Marklein, Lassa, Moulton, Vinehout, Wanggaard and LeMahieu; cosponsored by Representatives Novak, Jacque, T. Larson, E. Brooks, Ripp, A. Ott, Petersen, Thiesfeldt, Knudson, Macco, Knodl, Kremer, Bernier, Quinn, Subeck, Murphy, Tranel, Kleefisch, Born, Petryk, Vorpagel, Horlacher, Kitchens and Rodriguez.
hist35032To committee on Revenue, Financial Institutions, and Rural Issues.
Relating to: immunity of private campgrounds.
By Senators LeMahieu, Lasee, Nass, Olsen and Tiffany; cosponsored by Representatives Kitchens, Jacque, Allen, Ballweg, E. Brooks, Czaja, Edming, Horlacher, Kleefisch, Knodl, Krug, Murphy, A. Ott, Quinn and Ripp.
hist35033To committee on Judiciary and Public Safety.
Relating to: regulating the use of vapor products.
By Senators Nass and Lasee; cosponsored by Representatives Kleefisch, Bernier, Brandtjen, Craig, Gannon, Horlacher, Jarchow, Knodl, Kremer, Murphy, Mursau, R. Brooks, Steffen, Swearingen and Weatherston.
hist35034To committee on Health and Human Services.
Relating to: penalty for hiding or burying a corpse illegally and providing a penalty.
By Senators Harsdorf and Nass; cosponsored by Representatives Murtha, Kleefisch, Berceau, E. Brooks, Knodl, T. Larson, Murphy and Kitchens.
hist35035To committee on Judiciary and Public Safety.
Report of Committees
The committee on Senate Organization reports:
Public hearing requirement waived, pursuant to Senate Rule 18 (1m):
Ayes: 5 - Senators S. Fitzgerald, Lazich, Farrow, Shilling and Hansen.
Noes: 0 - None.
Placed the following appointments and proposals on the Senate Calendar of Tuesday, April 21, 2015: