Senate Journal
One-Hundred and Second Regular Session
MONDAY, February 1, 2016
The Chief Clerk makes the following entries under the above date.
Chief Clerk's Entries
Amendments Offered
hist50267Senate Amendment 1 to Senate Bill 222 offered by Senator Wanggaard.
hist50268Senate Amendment 3 to Senate Bill 324 offered by Senator Cowles.
hist50265Senate Substitute Amendment 1 to Senate Bill 327 offered by Senator Roth.
hist50349Senate Amendment 3 to Senate Bill 434 offered by Senator Tiffany.
hist50348Senate Amendment 3 to Senate Bill 518 offered by Senator Harsdorf.
hist50303Senate Amendment 1 to Senate Bill 531 offered by Senator Cowles.
hist50263Senate Amendment 1 to Senate Bill 536 offered by Senator Nass.
hist50266Senate Amendment 1 to Senate Bill 601 offered by Senator Roth.
hist50262Senate Amendment 2 to Senate Bill 618 offered by Senator Harsdorf.
hist50264Senate Amendment 1 to Senate Bill 626 offered by Senator Roth.
hist50300Senate Substitute Amendment 1 to Senate Bill 668 offered by Senator Wanggaard.
Introduction, First Reading, and Reference of Proposals
Read and referred:
hist49708Senate Joint Resolution 88
Relating to: condemning the Boycott, Divestment, and Sanctions movement.
By Senators Darling, Harris Dodd, Hansen, Kapenga, C. Larson, Lasee and Nass; cosponsored by Representatives Riemer, Kooyenga, Berceau, Czaja, Duchow, Jacque, Johnson, Knodl, Macco, A. Ott, Quinn, Rohrkaste, Subeck, Tauchen, Tittl, Vorpagel, Zepnick and Ballweg.
hist50137To committee on Senate Organization.
hist49709Senate Joint Resolution 89
Relating to: proclaiming May 13, 14, and 15, 2016, Syttende Mai Weekend.
By Senators Shilling, Miller, Hansen, Wirch, Olsen, Vinehout, Risser, C. Larson, Harris Dodd, Cowles, Lazich and Lassa; cosponsored by Representatives Nerison, Hebl, Kahl, Zamarripa, Milroy, Jorgensen, Petryk, Johnson, Danou, Ohnstad, Knudson, Horlacher, Berceau, Sinicki, Subeck, C. Taylor, Spreitzer and Genrich.
hist50138To committee on Senate Organization.
hist49940Senate Joint Resolution 90
Relating to: commending the Legislative Audit Bureau on the occasion of its 50th year of service to the legislature.
By Senators Cowles, Darling, Bewley, Vinehout and Lazich; cosponsored by Representatives Kerkman, Macco, Nygren, Sargent and Berceau.
hist50139To committee on Senate Organization.
Read first time and referred:
hist49369Senate Bill 654
Relating to: one-call system violations; sulfur dioxide compliance plans; assessment authority of the Public Service Commission; funding for statewide energy efficiency and renewable resource programs; public utility contracts with affiliated interests; local access and transport areas for telephone service; railroad telecommunications service; Department of Natural Resources permit application procedures related to the construction of a high-voltage transmission line; navigable water general permits and individual permits related to utility facilities; granting rule-making authority; and making an appropriation.
By Senators Roth, Olsen, Gudex and Marklein; cosponsored by Representatives Kuglitsch, Ballweg, Knodl, Kulp, Macco, A. Ott, Petersen, Petryk, Ripp, Steffen and Tauchen.
hist50140To joint committee on Finance.
hist49710Senate Bill 655
Relating to: reimbursement of expenses for suppressing a forest fire.
By Senators Bewley and Miller; cosponsored by Representatives Milroy, Danou, Berceau, T. Larson, Ohnstad, A. Ott, Considine and Wachs.
hist50141To committee on Judiciary and Public Safety.
hist49711Senate Bill 656
Relating to: prohibiting issuance of citations for alcohol beverages violations to certain underage persons in connection with sexual assault or certain other crimes and prohibiting certain disciplinary sanctions if the underage person is a student.
By Senators Petrowski, Gudex, Harsdorf, C. Larson, Lassa and Olsen; cosponsored by Representatives Ballweg, Bernier, Billings, E. Brooks, Czaja, Horlacher, Jacque, Johnson, Kahl, Kleefisch, Krug, Loudenbeck, Murphy, Novak, Nygren, A. Ott, Petryk, Rohrkaste, Schraa, Sinicki, Skowronski, Spiros, Subeck, Swearingen, C. Taylor, VanderMeer, Zamarripa, Wachs and Spreitzer.
hist50142To committee on Judiciary and Public Safety.
hist49712Senate Bill 657
Relating to: adopting revisions to the state's uniform partnership law, providing an exemption from emergency rule procedures, granting rule-making authority, and providing a criminal penalty.
By Senators LeMahieu, Risser and Marklein; cosponsored by Representatives Jarchow, Goyke, Ballweg, Berceau, Kahl and A. Ott.
hist50143To committee on Revenue, Financial Institutions, and Rural Issues.
hist49713Senate Bill 658
Relating to: the performance of highway improvement projects by a county and private construction projects by a political subdivision.
By Senators Vinehout and Bewley; cosponsored by Representatives Kremer, Billings, Berceau, Considine, Ohnstad, C. Taylor, Zepnick and Milroy.
hist50144To committee on Transportation and Veterans Affairs.
hist49714Senate Bill 659
Relating to: disclosing information about executive branch appointments.
By Senators Vinehout and C. Larson; cosponsored by Representatives Stuck, Shankland, Berceau, Billings, Brostoff, Doyle, Goyke, Johnson, Jorgensen, Kessler, Kolste, Ohnstad, Sinicki, Subeck, C. Taylor and Spreitzer.
hist50145To committee on Government Operations and Consumer Protection.
hist49715Senate Bill 660
Relating to: an exemption from permit requirements for certain riparian owners who remove material from the bed of a navigable water.
By Senator Lazich; cosponsored by Representatives Craig and Horlacher.
hist50146To committee on Natural Resources and Energy.
hist49716Senate Bill 661
Relating to: science, technology, engineering, and mathematics grants for rural school districts, providing an exemption from emergency rule procedures, requiring the exercise of rule-making authority, and making an appropriation.
By Senators Tiffany and Moulton; cosponsored by Representatives Tranel, Quinn, E. Brooks, Novak, Nerison, Swearingen, Bernier, Petryk, Edming, Krug, Macco, Kitchens, T. Larson, Horlacher, Mursau, Spiros, Murtha, Murphy, Kulp, VanderMeer, Tauchen, A. Ott, Ballweg, Czaja and Ripp.
hist50147To committee on Education.
hist49717Senate Bill 662
Relating to: funding for the rural physician residency assistance program and making an appropriation.
By Senator Tiffany; cosponsored by Representatives E. Brooks, Bernier, Quinn, Tranel, Kulp, Mursau, Novak, VanderMeer, Krug, T. Larson, Ballweg, Nerison, Spiros, Edming, Ripp, Swearingen, Petryk, Murtha, Czaja, Kitchens, Tauchen, A. Ott, Macco, Skowronski, Knodl and Murphy.