Senate Journal
One-Hundred and Second Regular Session
FRIDAY, May 1, 2015
The Chief Clerk makes the following entries under the above date.
Introduction, First Reading, and Reference of Proposals
Read and referred:
hist35452Senate Joint Resolution 33
Relating to: congratulating the University of Wisconsin-Madison men's basketball team on its outstanding 2014-15 basketball season and reaching the NCAA championship game.
By Senators Risser, Erpenbach, Miller, C. Larson, Wanggaard, Vinehout, L. Taylor, Nass, Hansen, Bewley, Wirch, Lassa, Ringhand and Lazich; cosponsored by Representatives C. Taylor, Berceau, Hebl, Nygren, Milroy, Goyke, Hesselbein, Sargent, Shankland, Kolste, Kleefisch, Bowen, Kitchens, Danou, Mason, A. Ott, Zepnick, Jorgensen, Spreitzer, Thiesfeldt, Subeck, Knodl, Considine, Riemer, Petryk, Murphy, Ohnstad, Hintz and Quinn.
hist35579To committee on Senate Organization.
hist35532Senate Joint Resolution 34
Relating to: congratulating the Wisconsin Motor Carriers Association on its 75th Anniversary.
By Senators Petrowski, Cowles, Marklein, Nass, Olsen, Vinehout and Lazich; cosponsored by Representatives Ripp, Allen, E. Brooks, Hutton, Kahl, Kitchens, Knodl, Krug, Kulp, T. Larson, Murphy, A. Ott, Petryk, Sinicki, Spiros, Spreitzer, Subeck and Tittl.
hist35580To committee on Senate Organization.
Read first time and referred:
hist35453Senate Bill 141
Relating to: the notification of relatives when a child is removed from the custody of the child's parent and placement of a child with a parent of a sibling of the child who has custody of the sibling.
By Senators Petrowski, Harris Dodd, Moulton, Olsen and Ringhand; cosponsored by Representatives Loudenbeck, Rodriguez, Ballweg, Billings, E. Brooks, Doyle, Edming, Jagler, Johnson, Kahl, Kitchens, Kleefisch, Kolste, Krug, Murphy, Ohnstad, A. Ott, Quinn, Subeck and Zamarripa.
hist35581To committee on Judiciary and Public Safety.
hist35454Senate Bill 142
Relating to: waiver for prescription drug assistance for elderly program, use of excess moneys in prescription drug assistance for elderly program, and making an appropriation.
By Senators Carpenter, Hansen, Lassa, Vinehout, Miller, Risser, Wirch, Ringhand and Erpenbach; cosponsored by Representatives Jorgensen, Kahl, Sargent, Hebl, C. Taylor, Mason, Johnson, Genrich, Sinicki, Kolste, Barca, Pope, Hesselbein, Zamarripa, Milroy, Riemer, Subeck, Berceau, Goyke, Ohnstad, Spreitzer, Young, Wachs, Billings, Doyle, Kessler, Zepnick, Shankland and Danou.
hist35582To committee on Health and Human Services.
hist35455Senate Bill 143
Relating to: ambulance staffing by emergency medical technicians and first responders.
By Senators Moulton, Bewley, Nass and Petrowski; cosponsored by Representatives Mursau, Kulp, Ballweg, E. Brooks, Considine, Czaja, Horlacher, Jarchow, Kitchens, Knodl, Krug, T. Larson, Murphy, A. Ott, Petryk, Tauchen, Tittl and Tranel.
hist35583To committee on Health and Human Services.
hist35499Senate Bill 144
Relating to: repealing an air pollution rule promulgated by the Department of Natural Resources.
By Senators Moulton, Lassa, Marklein, Farrow and Stroebel; cosponsored by Representatives Kremer, Jarchow, Allen, Horlacher, Rohrkaste, E. Brooks, Knodl, Jacque, Czaja, Sanfelippo, Tauchen, Edming, Murphy, Born, Kleefisch, Ballweg and Tittl.
hist35584To committee on Natural Resources and Energy.
hist35500Senate Bill 145
Relating to: authorizing the circuit court to order a person who engages in discrimination in employment, unfair honesty testing, or unfair genetic testing to pay compensatory and punitive damages.
By Senators Hansen, Bewley, Carpenter, Erpenbach, Harris Dodd, C. Larson, Lassa, Miller, Ringhand, Risser, Shilling, L. Taylor, Vinehout and Wirch; cosponsored by Representatives Sinicki, Barca, Shankland, Zamarripa, Mason, Ohnstad, Barnes, Berceau, Billings, Bowen, Brostoff, Considine, Danou, Doyle, Genrich, Goyke, Hebl, Hesselbein, Hintz, Johnson, Jorgensen, Kahl, Kessler, Kolste, Meyers, Milroy, Pope, Riemer, Sargent, Spreitzer, Stuck, Subeck, C. Taylor, Wachs, Young and Zepnick.
hist35585To committee on Judiciary and Public Safety.
hist35508Senate Bill 146
Relating to: community school start-up grants and making an appropriation.
By Senators C. Larson, Wirch and Harris Dodd; cosponsored by Representatives Barnes, Pope, Genrich, Johnson, Goyke, Mason, Riemer, Ohnstad, Brostoff, Hebl, Subeck, Young, Hesselbein, Spreitzer, Berceau, Sinicki, Sargent and Bowen.
hist35586To committee on Education.
Report of Committees
The committee on Labor and Government Reform reports and recommends:
Senate Bill 94
Relating to: standards for the construction and inspection of camping units; for installing, repairing, and maintaining electrical wiring in camping units; and for plumbing in camping units; providing an exemption from emergency rule procedures; and granting rule-making authority.
hist35576Senate Amendment 1 adoption.
Ayes: 5 - Senators Nass, Wanggaard, Marklein, Wirch and C. Larson.
Noes: 0.
hist35577Passage as amended.
Ayes: 5 - Senators Nass, Wanggaard, Marklein, Wirch and C. Larson.
Noes: 0.
Committee on Labor and Government Reform
The committee on Transportation and Veterans Affairs reports and recommends:
KUTSCHMA, LARRY, of Lake Geneva, as a member from Congressional District 1 on the Board of Veterans Affairs, to serve for the term ending May 1, 2019.
Ayes: 5 - Senators Petrowski, Marklein, Cowles, Carpenter and Hansen.