Senate Journal
One-Hundred and Second Regular Session
TUESDAY, December 29, 2015
The Chief Clerk makes the following entries under the above date.
Chief Clerk's Entries
Amendments Offered
hist45948Senate Amendment 1 to Senate Bill 432 offered by Senator Lasee.
Introduction, First Reading, and Reference of Proposals
Read and referred:
hist45846Senate Joint Resolution 76
Relating to: proclaiming January 2016 as Cervical Health Awareness Month in Wisconsin.
By Senators L. Taylor, Harris Dodd, C. Larson, Ringhand, Shilling and Risser; cosponsored by Representatives C. Taylor, Zamarripa, Brostoff, Considine, Goyke, Hebl, Johnson, Jorgensen, Kessler, Meyers, Milroy, Ohnstad, Petryk, Ripp, Shankland, Sinicki and Subeck.
hist45928To committee on Senate Organization.
hist45847Senate Joint Resolution 77
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:
hist45771Senate Bill 476
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.
hist45772Senate Bill 477
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.
hist45773Senate Bill 478
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.
hist45774Senate Bill 479
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.
hist45775Senate Bill 480
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.
hist45776Senate Bill 481
Relating to: reports regarding rural and underserved urban medicine programs.
By Senator Vukmir; cosponsored by Representative Sanfelippo.
hist45935To committee on Health and Human Services.
hist45777Senate Bill 482
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.
hist45778Senate Bill 483
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.
hist45780Senate Bill 484
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.
hist45788Senate Bill 485
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.
hist45789Senate Bill 486
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.
hist45791Senate Bill 487
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.