Read first time and referred:
Relating to: limiting the number of terms permitted for members of the state legislature and the governor and lieutenant governor (first consideration).
By Senators Stroebel and Moulton; cosponsored by Representatives Gannon, Quinn, Tittl, Steffen, Jarchow, Neylon, Brandtjen, Sanfelippo, Allen, Rohrkaste, Heaton and R. Brooks.
hist45201To committee on Government Operations and Consumer Protection.
Relating to: taxes on managed forest lands, eligibility for the managed forest land program, management plans for managed forest land, sale or transfer of managed forest land, productivity of managed forest land, closed managed forest land, forest production areas, natural heritage inventory, wildlife action plans, providing an exemption from emergency rule procedures, and granting rule-making authority.
By Senators Tiffany and Moulton; cosponsored by Representatives Mursau, T. Larson, E. Brooks, Swearingen and Czaja.
hist45194To committee on Sporting Heritage, Mining, and Forestry.
Relating to: the sale, purchase, or possession of wild game bird feathers.
By Senators Tiffany and Moulton; cosponsored by Representatives E. Brooks, Czaja, Kremer, Tittl, Milroy, Kooyenga, Jarchow and Horlacher.
hist45195To committee on Sporting Heritage, Mining, and Forestry.
Relating to: lake monitoring and protection grants and contracts and making an appropriation.
By Senators Tiffany and Olsen; cosponsored by Representatives Swearingen, Krug, Ballweg and Tittl.
hist45196To committee on Sporting Heritage, Mining, and Forestry.
Relating to: rate regulations, assessment levies, and dividends for the local government property insurance fund.
By Senators Lasee, Marklein, Stroebel and Olsen; cosponsored by Representatives Nygren, Ballweg, Czaja, Gannon, Thiesfeldt and Novak.
hist45202To committee on Insurance, Housing, and Trade.
Relating to: the location of operations of a collection agency and persons employed by a collection agency.
By Senators LeMahieu, Lasee, Moulton, Nass, Stroebel and Wanggaard; cosponsored by Representatives Nerison, Allen, Ballweg, E. Brooks, Doyle, Horlacher, Jacque, Kahl, Katsma, Knodl, Kooyenga, Kremer, Murphy, Ripp, Steffen, Tittl and Vorpagel.
hist45203To committee on Revenue, Financial Institutions, and Rural Issues.
Relating to: the creation of a Women's Suffrage Centennial Commission.
By Senators Lassa, Shilling, Carpenter, L. Taylor, Vinehout, Wirch, C. Larson, Harris Dodd, Ringhand, Bewley, Hansen and Miller; cosponsored by Representatives VanderMeer, Billings, Sargent, Mason, Kolste, Krug, Kahl, Skowronski, Goyke, Brostoff, C. Taylor, Danou, Ohnstad, Meyers, A. Ott, Johnson, Berceau, Subeck, Spreitzer, Riemer, Rohrkaste, Considine, Hebl, Pope, Kessler, Sinicki, Ballweg and Hesselbein.
hist45204To committee on Government Operations and Consumer Protection.
Relating to: tax administration technical changes.
By Senators Marklein and Gudex; cosponsored by Representatives Novak, Loudenbeck, Murphy, E. Brooks, Katsma, Knodl and Horlacher.
hist45205To committee on Revenue, Financial Institutions, and Rural Issues.
Relating to: regulating the use of certain professional credentials and providing a criminal penalty.
By Senators Darling, Wanggaard and Ringhand; cosponsored by Representatives Petryk, Weatherston, Allen, E. Brooks, Doyle, Horlacher, Knodl, T. Larson, Rohrkaste and A. Ott.
hist45206To committee on Government Operations and Consumer Protection.
Relating to: authorizing the creation of a Chippewa Valley regional transit authority and making appropriations.
By Senators Vinehout, Carpenter and Risser; cosponsored by Representatives Wachs, Subeck, Spreitzer, Pope, Berceau, Ohnstad and Bowen.
hist45207To committee on Transportation and Veterans Affairs.
Relating to: the sales tax imposed on ecosystem restoration services.
By Senators Marklein, Ringhand and Nass; cosponsored by Representatives Novak, Spreitzer, Ballweg, E. Brooks, Considine, Horlacher, Jarchow and Sinicki.
hist45208To committee on Revenue, Financial Institutions, and Rural Issues.
Relating to: authorizing a person to shoot to kill an animal wounded by certain hunters.
By Senators Moulton, Marklein, Miller, Olsen, Ringhand and Wirch; cosponsored by Representatives Kleefisch, Bernier, Born, R. Brooks, Considine, Czaja, Danou, Edming, Gannon, Kahl, Kremer, Krug, T. Larson, Milroy, A. Ott, Rohrkaste, Shankland, Skowronski, Spreitzer, Subeck, Tittl and Zamarripa.
hist45209To committee on Sporting Heritage, Mining, and Forestry.
Petitions and Communications
hist45246Pursuant to Senate Rule 17 (5), Representative Allen added as a co-sponsor of Senate Bill 355. hist45211Pursuant to Senate Rule 17 (5), Representative Tittl withdrawn as a co-sponsor of Senate Bill 355.
Referrals and Receipt of Committee Reports Concerning Proposed Administrative Rules
Relating to commercial harvest of chubs from Lake Michigan and affecting small business.
Submitted by Department of Natural Resources.
hist45133Report received from Agency, December 3, 2015. hist45200Referred to committee on Sporting Heritage, Mining, and Forestry, December 7, 2015.
The committee on Transportation and Veterans Affairs reports and recommends:
Relating to towing of vehicles.
hist45249No action taken on December 2, 2015. hist45250Referred to joint committee for review of Administrative Rules, December 7, 2015.