Senate Journal
One-Hundred and Third Regular Session
WEDNESDAY, September 13, 2017
The Chief Clerk made the following entries under the above date.
Chief Clerk's Entries
Amendments Offered
hist74645Senate Substitute Amendment 1 to Senate Bill 30 offered by the joint committee on Finance.
hist74719Senate Amendment 1 to Senate Bill 177 offered by Senator Wanggaard.
Report of Committees
The joint committee on Finance reported and recommended:
Senate Bill 30
Relating to: state finances and appropriations, constituting the executive budget act of the 2017 legislature.
hist74646Passage as amended.
Ayes: 12 - Senators Darling, Representative Nygren, Senators Olsen, Harsdorf, Marklein, Tiffany and Vukmir, Representatives Kooyenga, Loudenbeck, Felzkowski, Born and Rohrkaste.
Noes: 4 - Senators L. Taylor and Erpenbach, Representatives Hintz and Shankland.
Senate Chairperson
Petition and Communications
State of Wisconsin
Office of the Senate President
September 12, 2017
The Honorable, the Senate:
As Senate President, I am pleased to appoint the following public members to the Women’s Council:
Cindy Block, Office of Senator Scott Fitzgerald
Shelby Lemke, Office of Senator Luther Olsen
Cindy Block is a returning member to the council and Shelby Lemke is a new appointee. I believe that both individuals will serve the council well. I would also like to thank Jessica Ward, whose term had expired, for her service to the council.
Referrals and Receipt of Committee Reports Concerning Proposed Administrative Rules
The joint committee for review of Administrative Rules reported and recommended:
Relating to cisco (lake herring) harvest in Lake Superior and affecting small business.
hist74689No action taken on September 13, 2017.
Senate Chairperson
Messages from the Assembly Considered
Assembly Bill 250
Relating to: alternative education grants.
By the committee on Education.
hist74643Read first time and referred to the committee on Education.
Assembly Bill 251
Relating to: modifying rules related to grant programs administered by the Department of Public Instruction.
By the committee on Education.
hist74644Read first time and referred to the committee on Education.