Senate Journal
One-Hundred and Second Regular Session
FRIDAY, September 11, 2015
The Chief Clerk makes the following entries under the above date.
Chief Clerk's Entries
Amendments Offered
hist39867Senate Substitute Amendment 1 to Senate Bill 244 offered by Senator Wanggaard.
Introduction, First Reading, and Reference of Proposals
Read and referred:
hist39743Senate Joint Resolution 49
Relating to: commemorating the 160th anniversary of Miller Brewing Company in the state of Wisconsin.
By Senators Harris Dodd, Darling, Lassa, Ringhand, Olsen, Petrowski, Gudex, Hansen, Shilling, Lasee, Vinehout, L. Taylor, Wanggaard, Carpenter, Vukmir, Lazich and C. Larson; cosponsored by Representatives Goyke, Swearingen, Zamarripa, Skowronski, Genrich, Danou, Young, Kessler, Rohrkaste, Subeck, Milroy, Krug, Brostoff, Barca, Nygren, J. Ott, Kooyenga, Petryk, Mason, Vorpagel, Kolste, Ohnstad, Kerkman, Murphy, Knodl, Ripp, Mursau, E. Brooks, A. Ott, Sinicki, Jorgensen, Johnson, Bowen, Tranel, Bernier, Barnes, Wachs, Thiesfeldt, Zepnick, Steffen, Spreitzer, Jarchow, Horlacher and Schraa.
hist39886To committee on Senate Organization.
Read first time and referred:
hist39744Senate Bill 255
Relating to: sunsetting the individual income tax deduction for expense allowances that may be claimed by certain state legislators.
By Senators Marklein and Stroebel; cosponsored by Representatives Ripp, Kooyenga, E. Brooks, Murphy, Jarchow, Brandtjen, Knodl, Neylon and Thiesfeldt.
hist39887To committee on Revenue, Financial Institutions, and Rural Issues.
hist39745Senate Bill 256
Relating to: making a terrorist threat and providing a criminal penalty.
By Senators Marklein and Nass; cosponsored by Representatives E. Brooks, A. Ott, Murtha, Gannon, Novak, Tranel, Horlacher, Petryk, Spiros, Murphy and Kleefisch.
hist39888To committee on Judiciary and Public Safety.
hist39746Senate Bill 257
Relating to: lengthening the time during which tax increments may be allocated and expenditures for project costs may be made for Tax Incremental District Number One in the village of Weston.
By Senator Petrowski; cosponsored by Representative Spiros.
hist39889To committee on Economic Development and Commerce.
hist39747Senate Bill 258
Relating to: issuance of motor vehicle operator's licenses and identification cards by the Department of Transportation.
By Senators Risser, Carpenter, Erpenbach, Harris Dodd, Miller, L. Taylor and Vinehout; cosponsored by Representatives Zamarripa, Zepnick, Mason, Barnes, Berceau, Bowen, Brostoff, Genrich, Goyke, Hesselbein, Hintz, Johnson, Kessler, Ohnstad, Pope, Riemer, Sargent, Sinicki, Spreitzer, Stuck, Subeck and C. Taylor.
hist39890To committee on Transportation and Veterans Affairs.
Report of Committees
The committee on Education reports and recommends:
Senate Bill 217
Relating to: allowing a school board member to serve as a volunteer coach or extracurricular activity supervisor.
Ayes: 6 - Senators Olsen, Darling, Vukmir, C. Larson, Risser and Bewley.
Noes: 1 - Senator Nass.
Committee on Education
The committee on Government Operations and Consumer Protection reports and recommends:
Senate Bill 252
Relating to: utility aid payments for decommissioned or closed production plants.
Ayes: 5 - Senators Stroebel, LeMahieu, Kapenga, Harris Dodd and Wirch.
Noes: 0.
Committee on Government Operations and Consumer Protection
Referrals and Receipt of Committee Reports Concerning Proposed Administrative Rules
Relating to changes as a result of 2013 Wisconsin Act 257.
Submitted by Department of Public Instruction.
hist39848Report received from Agency, September 10, 2015.
hist39884Referred to committee on Education, September 11, 2015.
Relating to establishing migratory bird hunting seasons including an early duck season for teal-only and the hunting regulations for teal and mourning doves.
Submitted by Department of Natural Resources.
hist39849Report received from Agency, September 10, 2015.
hist39885Referred to committee on Sporting Heritage, Mining, and Forestry, September 11, 2015.