One-Hundred and Third Regular Session
THURSDAY, May 4, 2017
The Chief Clerk made the following entries under the above date.
Introduction, First Reading, and Reference of Proposals
Read and referred:
Relating to: proclaiming May 19, 20, and 21, 2017, Syttende Mai Weekend.
By Senators Miller, Shilling, Bewley, Cowles, Erpenbach, Hansen, Harsdorf, C. Larson, Olsen, Ringhand, Risser, L. Taylor, Vinehout and Wirch; cosponsored by Representatives Hebl, Nerison, Berceau, E. Brooks, Considine, Fields, Hesselbein, Kessler, Milroy, Ohnstad, Petryk, Pope, Sinicki, Subeck, Stafsholt, Thiesfeldt and Wachs.
hist69614To the committee on Senate Organization.
Read first time and referred:
Relating to: funding for the Department of Transportation and making appropriations.
By Senators Stroebel, Craig, Kapenga, LeMahieu, Marklein, Nass, Olsen, Vukmir and Wanggaard; cosponsored by Representatives R. Brooks, Neylon, August, Ballweg, Bernier, Born, Brandtjen, E. Brooks, Duchow, Edming, Felzkowski, Gannon, Horlacher, Hutton, Jacque, Jarchow, Katsma, Kitchens, Knodl, Kooyenga, Kremer, Krug, Kuglitsch, Macco, Murphy, Mursau, Nygren, Petersen, Quinn, Sanfelippo, Schraa, Steineke, Tauchen, Tusler, Vos, Tittl, Jagler, Thiesfeldt and Vorpagel.
hist69615To the committee on Transportation and Veterans Affairs.
Relating to: eliminating the personal property tax and making an appropriation.
By Senators Stroebel, Craig, Lasee, Wanggaard, LeMahieu, Kapenga, Nass, Feyen, Marklein and Harsdorf; cosponsored by Representatives Kulp, Knodl, Kremer, Jarchow, Skowronski, Gannon, Jacque, Hutton, Edming, R. Brooks, Kleefisch, Murphy, Tusler, Thiesfeldt, Ott, Krug, Quinn, August, Ripp, Brandtjen and Sanfelippo.
hist69616To the committee on Revenue, Financial Institutions and Rural Issues.
Relating to: authorizing a political subdivision to impose setback requirements for certain mobile service support structures.
By Senators Stroebel, Testin and Carpenter; cosponsored by Representatives Ott, Quinn, Krug, Tittl, Berceau, Jacque and Skowronski.
hist69617To the committee on Elections and Utilities.
Relating to: outdated rules of the Department of Tourism and the Arts Board.
By Senators Olsen and Nass; cosponsored by Representatives Ballweg, Bernier, R. Brooks, Horlacher, Kooyenga, Ripp, Skowronski, Spiros, Tauchen, Thiesfeldt and Tusler.
hist69618To the committee on Labor and Regulatory Reform.
Relating to: eligibility for a job access loan to repair or purchase a vehicle.
By Senators Kapenga and Nass; cosponsored by Representatives Stuck, Horlacher, Sanfelippo, Allen, Anderson, Brandtjen, R. Brooks, Crowley, Doyle, Fields, Katsma, Kolste, Krug, Pope, Skowronski, Spiros, Summerfield, Tusler, Wichgers and Young.
hist69619To the committee on Public Benefits, Licensing and State-Federal Relations.
Relating to: providing information about mandatory pupil examinations.
By Senators Stroebel and L. Taylor; cosponsored by Representatives Thiesfeldt, Gannon, Tusler, R. Brooks and Allen.
Relating to: project costs for tax incremental districts incurred for territory located within an adjacent city, village, or town.
By Senators Vukmir and Feyen; cosponsored by Representatives Hutton, Kooyenga and Macco.
hist69621To the committee on Economic Development, Commerce and Local Government.
Relating to: establishing a veteran farmer assistance and outreach program and creating a veteran farmer logotype.
By Senators Testin, Ringhand, Cowles, Feyen, Hansen, Harsdorf, Olsen, L. Taylor, Vinehout, Wanggaard, Wirch and Erpenbach; cosponsored by Representatives Goyke, E. Brooks, Bernier, Bowen, Anderson, Novak, Skowronski, Tranel, Sanfelippo, VanderMeer, Krug, Schraa, Wichgers, Mursau, Ripp, Ott, Genrich, Kolste, Spiros, Pope, Kerkman, Sargent, Kulp, Hebl, Vruwink, Tauchen, Petryk, Riemer, Considine, Mason, Tittl, Subeck, Kremer, Katsma, Quinn, Summerfield, Snyder, Crowley, Jagler, Thiesfeldt, Sinicki and Edming.
hist69622To the committee on Agriculture, Small Business and Tourism.
Relating to: a uniform end date for certain open hunting and trapping seasons.
By Senators Moulton, Miller, Cowles, Craig, Harsdorf, Ringhand, L. Taylor and Vinehout; cosponsored by Representatives Milroy, Kleefisch, Considine, Crowley, Gannon, Hesselbein, Horlacher, Kremer, Krug, Kulp, Mason, Mursau, Quinn, Ripp, Steffen, Tittl and Tusler.
hist69623To the committee on Sporting Heritage, Mining and Forestry.
Relating to: the authority for counties to enter into contracts to perform child protective services functions.
By Senators Moulton, Stroebel, Vinehout and Wanggaard; cosponsored by Representatives Bernier, Summerfield, Spiros, Edming, Petryk, Brandtjen, R. Brooks, Tusler, E. Brooks, Duchow, Kulp, Thiesfeldt, Ripp and Kleefisch.
hist69624To the committee on Judiciary and Public Safety.
Relating to: state aid to a school district of residence of a pupil attending a private school under the Racine and statewide parental choice programs.
By Senators Bewley, Miller, Erpenbach, Ringhand, Risser, Shilling and Vinehout; cosponsored by Representatives Pope, Hintz, Berceau, Considine, Genrich, Goyke, Hebl, Hesselbein, Kolste, Mason, Ohnstad, Sargent, Spreitzer, Subeck, C. Taylor, Wachs and Zamarripa.
Relating to: sale of Green Bay Correctional Institution and construction and lease with a purchase option of a correctional institution in Brown County or an adjacent county and making an appropriation.
By Senator Lasee; cosponsored by Representatives Steffen, Kitchens, E. Brooks, Horlacher, Kooyenga, Macco, Tittl and Ripp.
hist69626To the committee on Government Operations, Technology and Consumer Protection.
Relating to: authorization for electors to vote in the primary of more than one political party.
By Senators Carpenter and Ringhand; cosponsored by Representatives Sargent, Spreitzer, C. Taylor, Zamarripa, Zepnick and Ohnstad.
hist69627To the committee on Elections and Utilities.
Relating to: burial or cremation and burial of a deceased prison inmate, cremation of an unclaimed corpse, and prohibition on cremation of an unclaimed corpse in cases of homicide.
By Senators Wanggaard and Olsen; cosponsored by Representatives Hutton, E. Brooks, R. Brooks, Kitchens, Kooyenga, Kremer, Sanfelippo, Spiros and Thiesfeldt.
hist69628To the committee on Judiciary and Public Safety.
Advice and Consent of the Senate
State of Wisconsin
Office of the Governor
May 4, 2017
The Honorable, the Senate:
I am pleased to nominate and with the advice and consent of the Senate, do appoint BARBARA BECHTEL, of Brown Deer, as a Public Member on the Board on Aging and Long Term Care, to serve for the term ending May 1, 2022.