Relating to: proclaiming January 2016 as National Blood Donor Month in Wisconsin.
By Senators L. Taylor, Carpenter, Harris Dodd, Lasee, Olsen, Ringhand and Risser; cosponsored by Representatives Ballweg, Pope, Brostoff, Goyke, Jacque, Johnson, Jorgensen, Kahl, Kolste, Mason, Milroy, Ohnstad, A. Ott, Petryk, Rohrkaste, Sinicki, Subeck and Berceau.
hist45929To committee on Senate Organization.
Read first time and referred:
Relating to: eligibility for the Technical Excellence Higher Education Scholarship Program.
By Senators Gudex, Darling, Harsdorf, Olsen, Lassa and L. Taylor; cosponsored by Representatives Krug, Ballweg, Kessler, E. Brooks, A. Ott, Thiesfeldt, Mursau, Petryk and Skowronski.
hist45930To committee on Universities and Technical Colleges.
Relating to: restrictions in a county shoreland zoning ordinance on activities within the shoreland setback area.
By Senators LeMahieu and Kapenga; cosponsored by Representatives Jarchow, Duchow, Ballweg, R. Brooks, Czaja, Hutton, Knodl and A. Ott.
hist45931To committee on Natural Resources and Energy.
Relating to: requirements for automatic fire suppression systems at certain buildings on fairgrounds.
By Senators Moulton, Tiffany and Wanggaard; cosponsored by Representatives Bernier, Tittl, Ballweg, Knodl, Horlacher, T. Larson, A. Ott, E. Brooks, Ripp, Murtha, Craig, Swearingen and Macco.
hist45932To committee on Agriculture, Small Business, and Tourism.
Relating to: authorizing towns located in populous counties to withdraw from county zoning; requiring certain towns to enact a zoning ordinance and a comprehensive plan; removing plat and certified survey map approval authority from a county if the town in which the subdivision or land is located has withdrawn from county zoning; farmland preservation ordinances of towns that withdraw from county zoning and eligibility in those towns for the farmland preservation tax credit; and prohibiting restrictions on land that is not shoreland or that is not within a floodplain.
By Senators S. Fitzgerald, Olsen and Nass; cosponsored by Representatives Ripp, Kleefisch, Jagler, Ballweg, Duchow, Hutton, Jacque, Jarchow, T. Larson, Sanfelippo and Thiesfeldt.
hist45933To committee on Insurance, Housing, and Trade.
Relating to: smoking in motor vehicles while a child is present, making an appropriation, and providing a penalty.
By Senators Bewley and Lassa; cosponsored by Representatives Meyers, Barnes, A. Ott, Milroy, Pope, Subeck, Spreitzer, Ohnstad, Considine, Hebl, Berceau and Brostoff.
hist45934To committee on Health and Human Services.
Relating to: reports regarding rural and underserved urban medicine programs.
By Senator Vukmir; cosponsored by Representative Sanfelippo.
hist45935To committee on Health and Human Services.
Relating to: creating a procedure for granting certificates of qualification for employment.
By Senators Darling, L. Taylor and Harris Dodd; cosponsored by Representatives Knudson, Ballweg, Bernier, E. Brooks, Gannon, Hutton, Jagler, Jarchow, Knodl, Kremer, Krug, T. Larson, Macco, Murphy, Novak, Nygren, A. Ott, Rohrkaste, Steffen and Tittl.
hist45936To committee on Judiciary and Public Safety.
Relating to: a grant program to support creative industries, job creation, or economic development in this state and making an appropriation.
By Senators Harsdorf, Darling, Moulton, Bewley, Hansen, C. Larson, Lassa, Miller, Vinehout, L. Taylor and Petrowski; cosponsored by Representatives Petryk, Ballweg, Rohrkaste, Spiros, Berceau, Billings, Genrich, Kolste, Mason, Ohnstad, Shankland and C. Taylor.
hist45937To committee on Agriculture, Small Business, and Tourism.
Relating to: requiring an ignition interlock device to be installed for committing a drunken driving offense.
By Senator C. Larson; cosponsored by Representatives Brostoff, Sinicki, Zepnick, Berceau, Kolste, Kahl, Spreitzer and Subeck.
hist45938To committee on Transportation and Veterans Affairs.
Relating to: supplemental forfeitures for trade and consumer protection violations perpetrated against the elderly and disabled and providing a penalty.
By Senators Wanggaard, Harris Dodd, Lassa, Moulton, Nass, Olsen, Ringhand and Wirch; cosponsored by Representatives VanderMeer, Bernier, E. Brooks, Horlacher, T. Larson, Macco, A. Ott, Petryk, Rohrkaste, Sinicki, Weatherston and Ballweg.
hist45939To committee on Judiciary and Public Safety.
Relating to: authorizing a town meeting to direct a town board to change the number of commissioners of certain town sanitary district commissions.
By Senator Nass; cosponsored by Representatives August, E. Brooks, Thiesfeldt, A. Ott and Tittl.
hist45940To committee on Labor and Government Reform.
Relating to: visitation of residents of certain facilities by adult children.
By Senators Moulton, Lasee and Olsen; cosponsored by Representatives Spiros, Ballweg, Bernier, Duchow, Horlacher, Knodl, Krug, T. Larson, A. Ott, Sinicki, Skowronski, Thiesfeldt and Tittl.
hist45941To committee on Health and Human Services.
Relating to: creating a program to protect the confidentiality of addresses for victims of domestic abuse, sexual assault, or stalking; providing an exemption from emergency rule procedures; and requiring the exercise of rule-making authority.
By Senators S. Fitzgerald, Shilling, Carpenter, Gudex, C. Larson, Hansen, L. Taylor, Risser, Erpenbach, Vukmir, Lassa, Darling, Wirch, Marklein, Ringhand, Harris Dodd, Harsdorf and Olsen; cosponsored by Representatives Kleefisch, C. Taylor, Ohnstad, Gannon, Horlacher, Petryk, Milroy, Hebl, Johnson, Thiesfeldt, Mason, Berceau, Zamarripa, Zepnick, Kremer, Bernier, Murphy, Kahl, Subeck, A. Ott, Goyke, Doyle, Jacque, Jagler, E. Brooks, Sinicki, Rohrkaste, T. Larson, Krug, Rodriguez, Kolste, Born, Allen, Considine, Nerison, Shankland, Billings, Ballweg, Skowronski, Heaton and Spreitzer.
hist45942To committee on Judiciary and Public Safety.
Relating to: inclusion of recovery from bone marrow or organ donation surgery as a serious health condition for which an employee may take leave from employment under the family and medical leave law and prohibiting certain insurance practices on the basis of a person being a living organ donor or bone marrow donor.
By Senators Bewley, Vinehout, L. Taylor, Shilling, Risser and C. Larson; cosponsored by Representatives Mason, Meyers, Milroy, Jorgensen, Jacque, Horlacher, Subeck, Genrich, Pope, Zamarripa, Berceau, Ohnstad, Wachs, Ballweg, C. Taylor, Spreitzer and Considine.
hist45943To committee on Labor and Government Reform.
Relating to: serving certain documents relating to restraining orders and injunctions.
By Senators Petrowski, Hansen, Marklein, Olsen and Wanggaard; cosponsored by Representatives Loudenbeck, Kleefisch, Ballweg, Berceau, Bernier, E. Brooks, Horlacher, Jacque, Kahl, Knodl, T. Larson, Murphy, Mursau, A. Ott, Ripp, Skowronski, Subeck, Thiesfeldt and Ohnstad.
hist45944To committee on Judiciary and Public Safety.
Relating to: providing student loan assistance for individuals employed in critical industry sectors, providing an exemption from rule-making procedures, and making an appropriation.
By Senators Lassa, C. Larson, Harris Dodd, L. Taylor, Ringhand, Wirch and Vinehout; cosponsored by Representatives Spreitzer, Meyers, Sinicki, Zepnick, Ohnstad, Sargent, Wachs, Subeck, Berceau, Johnson, Jorgensen, Brostoff and Danou.
hist45945To committee on Universities and Technical Colleges.
Petitions and Communications
State of Wisconsin
Government Accountability Board
December 29, 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, https://lobbying.wi.gov, for more detailed information about lobbyists, lobbying principals (organizations), and state agency liaisons.
Julius, Buddy Fantasy Sports Trade Association
Murray, Ryan Fantasy Sports Trade Association
Director and General Counsel
Referrals and Receipt of Committee Reports Concerning Proposed Administrative Rules
Relating to practice, conduct, and continuing education.
Submitted by Examining Board of Architects, Landscape Architects, Professional Engineers, Designers, and Professional Land Surveyors.
hist45769Report received from Agency, December 18, 2015. hist45925Referred to committee on Economic Development and Commerce, December 29, 2015.