By Senators Larson, Hansen, Wirch, Erpenbach, Risser, Carpenter and Vinehout; cosponsored by Representatives Brostoff, Goyke, Anderson, Crowley, Sinicki, Vruwink and Bowen.
hist70338To the committee on Elections and Utilities.
Relating to: allowing a pupil's parent or guardian to opt out of certain statewide examinations.
By Senators Stroebel and Nass; cosponsored by Representatives Thiesfeldt, Hutton, Kulp, Kremer, R. Brooks, Tusler and Gannon.
Relating to: the composition of the Council on Worker's Compensation.
By Senators Stroebel, Kapenga, Marklein, Nass and Wanggaard; cosponsored by Representatives Spiros, Knodl, Allen, R. Brooks, Jacque, Kremer, Macco, Petersen, Quinn, Thiesfeldt and Hutton.
hist70340To the committee on Labor and Regulatory Reform.
Relating to: competitive bidding thresholds and requiring school districts to utilize competitive bidding.
By Senators Stroebel, LeMahieu, Olsen, Feyen, Kapenga, Cowles and Tiffany; cosponsored by Representatives R. Brooks, Macco, Quinn, Horlacher, Brandtjen, Kulp, Petersen, Gannon, Thiesfeldt, Tittl, Kleefisch, E. Brooks, Spiros, Ripp, Schraa, Kremer, Krug, Rohrkaste, Katsma and Steffen.
hist70341To the committee on Economic Development, Commerce and Local Government.
Relating to: tracking the sale of pseudoephedrine products.
By Senators Harsdorf, Cowles, Moulton, Olsen, Petrowski, Ringhand, Stroebel and Wanggaard; cosponsored by Representatives Horlacher, Bernier, Allen, Billings, Edming, Hutton, Jacque, Katsma, Kremer, Mursau, Novak, Nygren, Ott, Petryk, Ripp, Sinicki, Skowronski, Spiros and Tittl.
hist70342To the committee on Health and Human Services.
Relating to: funding for first responder and emergency medical technician training and certification and making an appropriation.
By Senators Harsdorf, Testin, Olsen, Marklein, Wirch, Nass and Vinehout; cosponsored by Representatives Kremer, Kolste, Anderson, Ballweg, E. Brooks, Considine, Horlacher, Hutton, Jagler, Kerkman, Mursau, Novak, Ohnstad, Petryk, Ripp, Schraa, Sinicki, Skowronski, Spiros, Spreitzer, Subeck and Tusler.
hist70343To the committee on Revenue, Financial Institutions and Rural Issues.
Relating to: upgrading service levels for ambulances in rural areas.
By Senators Harsdorf, Feyen, Olsen, Marklein, Nass and Vinehout; cosponsored by Representatives Kremer, Petryk, Berceau, E. Brooks, Edming, Horlacher, Jagler, Loudenbeck, Murphy, Mursau, Novak, Quinn, Skowronski, Spiros, Thiesfeldt and Tusler.
hist70344To the committee on Revenue, Financial Institutions and Rural Issues.
Relating to: preference in state and local government contracts and procurement for materials manufactured in the United States.
By Senators Hansen, Ringhand, Carpenter, Larson, Shilling, Wirch and Vinehout; cosponsored by Representatives Barca, Doyle, Anderson, Berceau, Crowley, Genrich, Goyke, Kessler, Kolste, Mason, Ohnstad, Pope, Riemer, Shankland, Sinicki, Subeck, C. Taylor, Wachs and Zepnick.
hist70345To the committee on Government Operations, Technology and Consumer Protection.
Relating to: an employee in the classified service representing himself or herself as an engineer.
By Senator Nass; cosponsored by Representatives Weatherston, E. Brooks, Fields, Petersen, Quinn, Thiesfeldt, Tittl and Duchow.
hist70346To the committee on Labor and Regulatory Reform.
Relating to: communicable disease control and prevention funding.
By Senators Olsen, Carpenter, Vinehout, Wirch, L. Taylor and Bewley; cosponsored by Representatives Tittl, Hintz, Novak, Murphy, Kitchens, Subeck, Berceau, Skowronski, E. Brooks, Spiros, Mursau, Shankland, Considine, Crowley, Vruwink, Krug, Genrich, Spreitzer, Jagler, Riemer and C. Taylor.
hist70347To the committee on Health and Human Services.
Relating to: grants for language interpretation in health care settings.
By Senators Petrowski, Vinehout and Wanggaard; cosponsored by Representatives VanderMeer, Tauchen, Kulp, Ripp, Mursau, E. Brooks, Billings, Ballweg, Snyder, Petryk, Skowronski, Tittl, Sinicki, Edming and Felzkowski.
hist70348To the committee on Health and Human Services.
Relating to: designating bicycling as the state exercise.
By Senators Larson, LeMahieu and Risser; cosponsored by Representatives Sargent, Anderson, Rohrkaste, Katsma, Berceau, Crowley, Genrich, Brostoff, Zepnick, Subeck and C. Taylor.
hist70349To the committee on Government Operations, Technology and Consumer Protection.
Relating to: requiring a supermajority vote for bills overturning local government policies, ordinances, and regulations.
By Senators Carpenter and Hansen; cosponsored by Representatives C. Taylor, Crowley, Zepnick, Wachs, Berceau, Pope, Fields and Vruwink.
hist70350To the committee on Financial Services, Constitution and Federalism.
Relating to: acquisition of a motor vehicle by scrap metal dealers and motor vehicle salvage dealers.
By Senators Petrowski, Cowles and Olsen; cosponsored by Representatives Schraa, R. Brooks and Petryk.
hist70351To the committee on Transportation and Veterans Affairs.
Relating to: authorizing hunting from a mechanized lift attached to a motor vehicle.
By Senators Petrowski, Cowles and Olsen; cosponsored by Representatives Spiros, Kleefisch, Horlacher, Mursau, Skowronski, Thiesfeldt, Tusler and Weatherston.
hist70352To the committee on Sporting Heritage, Mining and Forestry.
Relating to: designating ginseng as the state herb.
By Senators Petrowski and Cowles; cosponsored by Representatives Snyder, Spiros, Ballweg, E. Brooks, Edming, Kleefisch, Krug, Kulp, Mursau and Sinicki.
hist70353To the committee on Agriculture, Small Business and Tourism.
Relating to: requiring an open season for woodchucks.
By Senators Tiffany, Stroebel and Marklein; cosponsored by Representatives Jacque, E. Brooks, Kleefisch, Horlacher, Brandtjen, Wichgers, Tittl, Edming and Murphy.
hist70354To the committee on Sporting Heritage, Mining and Forestry.
Petitions and Communications
hist70309Pursuant to Senate Rule 17 (5), Representative Spreitzer added as a co-sponsor of Senate Bill 167. hist70355Pursuant to Senate Rule 17 (5), Senator Vinehout added as a co-author of Senate Bill 168.
Legislative Reference Bureau Corrections
2017 SENATE BILL 76
Prepared by the Legislative Reference Bureau
(May 11, 2017)
hist702991. Page 8, line 13: delete “or par. (f)” and substitute “or (f)”.
SENATE AMENDMENT 4,
TO 2017 SENATE BILL 76
Prepared by the Legislative Reference Bureau
(May 11, 2017)
hist703001. Page 1, line 6: delete “, as designated” and substitute “as designated”.
State of Wisconsin
Office of Senator Chris Larson
May 11, 2017
The Honorable, the Senate:
Following my excused absence from the Senate floor session on May 10, 2017, I would like the Senate Journal to show how I would have voted on the floor>
Confirmation of Jason A. Rothenberg, of Mount Horeb, as a Public Member on the Deferred Compensation Board: Yes