Senate Journal
One-Hundred and Third Regular Session
THURSDAY, March 2, 2017
The Chief Clerk made the following entries under the above date.
Introduction, First Reading, and Reference of Proposals
Read and referred:
hist64684Senate Joint Resolution 12
Relating to: the life and public service of John Herschel Glenn Jr.
By Senators Cowles, Bewley, Carpenter, Olsen, Petrowski, L. Taylor, Vinehout and Wirch; cosponsored by Representatives Tauchen, Anderson, Crowley, E. Brooks, Mason, Milroy, Murphy, Pope, Sinicki, Thiesfeldt, Tranel, Tusler, Vruwink and Wachs.
hist64799To the committee on Senate Organization.
hist64685Senate Joint Resolution 13
Relating to: celebrating March 25, 2017, as the 196th anniversary of Greek independence.
By Senator Vukmir; cosponsored by Representatives Spiros and Zepnick.
hist64801To the committee on Senate Organization.
hist64846Senate Joint Resolution 14
Relating to: recognizing March 6, 2017, as World Lymphedema Day.
By Senators Harsdorf, Hansen and Lasee.
hist64848To the committee on Senate Organization.
Read first time and referred:
hist64463Senate Bill 78
Relating to: continuing education program sponsors for chiropractors, chiropractic technicians, and chiropractic radiological technicians.
By Senators Petrowski, Kapenga, Marklein, Nass and Olsen; cosponsored by Representatives Kooyenga, Anderson, Born, E. Brooks, Considine, Felzkowski, Horlacher, Hutton, Kitchens, Knodl, Kremer, Kulp, Loudenbeck, Nygren, Petersen, Petryk, Ripp, Skowronski, Spiros, Thiesfeldt, Tittl, Tusler and VanderMeer.
hist64824To the committee on Public Benefits, Licensing and State-Federal Relations.
hist64465Senate Bill 79
Relating to: authorizing county clerks and clerks of court to copy certified birth certificates for certain purposes.
By Senators LeMahieu, Hansen, Harsdorf, Bewley, Kapenga, Lasee, Marklein, Moulton, Nass, Olsen, Testin, Wanggaard and Wirch; cosponsored by Representatives Pronschinske, Bernier, E. Brooks, Considine, Edming, Genrich, Horlacher, Jarchow, Katsma, Kerkman, Kolste, Kremer, Krug, Kulp, Macco, Meyers, Milroy, Murphy, Mursau, Quinn, Rohrkaste, Sinicki, Spiros, Steffen, Tauchen and VanderMeer.
hist64825To the committee on Economic Development, Commerce and Local Government.
hist64466Senate Bill 80
Relating to: requiring approval by a municipal governing body before construction of highway roundabouts.
By Senators Craig, Marklein, Kapenga, Lasee, LeMahieu, Nass, Stroebel, Testin, Wanggaard and Vukmir; cosponsored by Representatives Kremer, Brandtjen, Duchow, Edming, Horlacher, Hutton, Jagler, Jarchow, Krug, Quinn, Sanfelippo, Schraa, Skowronski, Summerfield, Thiesfeldt and Tittl.
hist64826To the committee on Transportation and Veterans Affairs.
hist64467Senate Bill 81
Relating to: prohibiting the group insurance board from contracting for or providing abortion services.
By Senators Craig, Kapenga, Lasee, Marklein, Nass, Stroebel, Vukmir and Wanggaard; cosponsored by Representatives Jacque, Tusler, Brandtjen, Allen, E. Brooks, R. Brooks, Duchow, Edming, Horlacher, Hutton, Kleefisch, Kremer, Kulp, Loudenbeck, Murphy, Petersen, Petryk, Quinn, Sanfelippo, Schraa, Skowronski, Steffen, Thiesfeldt, Tittl and Wichgers.
hist64827To the committee on Insurance, Housing and Trade.
hist64566Senate Bill 82
Relating to: threat to use a firearm on school property to injure or kill a person and providing a criminal penalty.
By Senators Bewley, Carpenter and L. Taylor; cosponsored by Representatives Doyle, Kleefisch, Novak, Anderson, Berceau, Billings, Fields, Kolste, Shankland, Sinicki and Subeck.
hist64828To the committee on Judiciary and Public Safety.
hist64567Senate Bill 83
Relating to: an exemption from work search requirements for certain individuals claiming unemployment insurance benefits.
By Senators Bewley, Erpenbach, Hansen, Johnson, Ringhand, Risser and Vinehout; cosponsored by Representatives Hesselbein, Pope, Billings, Berceau, Bowen, Considine, Goyke, Milroy, Ohnstad, Sargent, Spreitzer, Subeck and C. Taylor.
hist64829To the committee on Workforce Development, Military Affairs and Senior Issues.
hist64568Senate Bill 84
Relating to: access to investigational drugs, devices, and biological products and limitations on liability related to their use.
By Senators Moulton, Risser, Carpenter, Johnson, L. Taylor, Cowles, Feyen, Lasee, Craig, Kapenga, Darling, Marklein, Miller, Petrowski, LeMahieu, Harsdorf and Vinehout; cosponsored by Representatives Snyder, Kleefisch, Hesselbein, Krug, Skowronski, Steffen, Milroy, Kremer, Brandtjen, Pope, Kooyenga, Edming, Mursau, Tittl, Sargent, Horlacher, Kulp, Mason, E. Brooks, Spiros, Bernier, C. Taylor, Vruwink, Novak, R. Brooks, VanderMeer, Jagler, Knodl, Quinn, Anderson, Ballweg, Tauchen, Berceau, Murphy, Subeck, Gannon, Sinicki, Ripp, Katsma, Allen, Doyle, Zamarripa, Tusler, Hutton and Loudenbeck.
hist64830To the committee on Health and Human Services.
hist64569Senate Bill 85
Relating to: use of the construction manager-general contractor process for highway project contracting, major highway project reports, and cost-benefit analyses of certain services related to transportation.
By the joint legislative Audit committee.
hist64831To the committee on Transportation and Veterans Affairs.
hist64570Senate Bill 86
Relating to: marketing of employment and training opportunities to former University of Wisconsin System students and making an appropriation.
By Senators LeMahieu, Feyen, Cowles, Darling, Marklein, Olsen, Testin and Wanggaard; cosponsored by Representatives Krug, Petryk, Allen, Ballweg, E. Brooks, Felzkowski, Katsma, Kulp, Neylon, Ripp, Skowronski, Spiros, Tittl and Tusler.
hist64832To the committee on Universities and Technical Colleges.
hist64582Senate Bill 87
Relating to: the minimum wage required to be paid to tipped employees.
By Senators L. Taylor, Risser, Johnson and Vinehout; cosponsored by Representatives Fields, Sinicki, Berceau, Goyke, Crowley, Young, Subeck, Milroy and Brostoff.