One-Hundred and Third Regular Session
1:12 P.M. THURSDAY, October 12, 2017
The Senate met.
The Senate was called to order by Senator LeMahieu.
Pursuant to Senate Rule 17 (6), the Chief Clerk made the following entries under the above date.
Chief Clerk's Entries
hist75713Senate Substitute Amendment 1 to Senate Bill 65 offered by Senator Craig. hist75728Senate Amendment 1 to Senate Bill 320 offered by Senators Wanggaard and Cowles. hist75727Senate Amendment 1 to Senate Bill 337 offered by Senator Craig.
Introduction, First Reading, and Reference of Proposals
Read first time and referred:
Relating to: driver education instruction on human trafficking.
By Senators Johnson, Harsdorf, Wanggaard, Olsen, L. Taylor, Carpenter, Larson, Vinehout and Darling; cosponsored by Representatives Kleefisch, Billings, Bernier, Spiros, Anderson, Berceau, Crowley, Fields, Genrich, Jacque, Kessler, Kolste, Mason, Murphy, Ripp, Sargent, Shankland, Spreitzer, C. Taylor, Tittl, Tusler and Brostoff.
hist75718To committee on Universities and Technical Colleges.
Relating to: transfer for emergency detention and warning of dangerousness.
By Senators Cowles, Ringhand, Bewley, Harsdorf, Olsen and Shilling; cosponsored by Representatives Jagler, Genrich, Berceau, Bernier, Born, R. Brooks, Edming, Goyke, Hintz, Horlacher, Kolste, Loudenbeck, Mason, Pope, Quinn, Riemer, Tittl, VanderMeer, Zepnick and Tusler.
hist75719To committee on Health and Human Services.
Relating to: plans for supervised release of sexually violent persons, representation of sexually violent persons by the state public defender, and making an appropriation.
By Senators Testin, L. Taylor, Feyen, Marklein and Tiffany; cosponsored by Representatives Krug, Kulp, Petersen, Kleefisch, Mursau, Swearingen, Edming, VanderMeer, Skowronski and Nygren.
hist75720To committee on Judiciary and Public Safety.
Relating to: designating the Richard I. Bong Memorial Bridge.
By Senators Bewley and Shilling; cosponsored by Representatives Milroy and Meyers.
hist75721To committee on Transportation and Veterans Affairs.
Relating to: relocating with a child who is the subject of a legal custody or physical placement order.
By Senators Harsdorf, Darling, L. Taylor, Olsen, Marklein and Bewley; cosponsored by Representatives Rodriguez, Ballweg, Billings, Born, Duchow, Mursau, Steffen, Tusler and Pronschinske.
hist75722To committee on Judiciary and Public Safety.
Relating to: funding for Reach Out and Read Wisconsin and making an appropriation.
By Senators Olsen, Wanggaard, Harsdorf, Johnson and Vinehout; cosponsored by Representatives Ballweg, Rohrkaste, VanderMeer, Novak, Ripp, Horlacher, Petryk, Subeck, Sargent, Anderson, Billings, Berceau, Kolste, Genrich, C. Taylor, Mason, Spreitzer, Brostoff and Mursau.
hist75723To committee on Health and Human Services.
Relating to: eligibility for state procurement contracts and certain actions taken by state and local governmental bodies involving a boycott of Israel.
By Senators Vukmir, Harsdorf, Lasee, Wanggaard and Nass; cosponsored by Representatives Kooyenga, Knodl, Kuglitsch, Kulp, Jacque, Ott, Quinn, Skowronski and Macco.
hist75724To committee on Government Operations, Technology and Consumer Protection.
Relating to: the sale or rental of soda water beverage equipment.
By Senators Marklein, Wanggaard, Bewley, Craig, Feyen, Kapenga, Nass, Petrowski and Stroebel; cosponsored by Representatives Kooyenga, Duchow, Born, E. Brooks, Considine, Horlacher, Knodl, Novak, Sanfelippo and Spiros.
hist75725To committee on Government Operations, Technology and Consumer Protection.
Relating to: requirements for certain services covered under the Medical Assistance program.
By Senator Vukmir; cosponsored by Representative Nygren.
hist75726To committee on Health and Human Services.
Petitions and Communications
hist75697Pursuant to Senate Rule 17 (5), Representative Pronschinske added as a co-sponsor of Senate Bill 423. hist75698Pursuant to Senate Rule 17 (5), Representative Pronschinske added as a co-sponsor of Senate Bill 424. hist75729Pursuant to Senate Rule 17 (5), Senator Wanggaard added as a co-author of Senate Bill 154. hist75741Pursuant to Senate Rule 17 (5), Representative Zepnick added as a co-sponsor of Senate Bill 440.
Referrals and Receipt of Committee Reports Concerning Proposed Administrative Rules
Relating to agent status for local health departments to license, investigate, and inspect retail food, vending, lodging and recreational establishments and ensure public health.
Submitted by Department of Agriculture, Trade and Consumer Protection.
hist75552Report received from Agency, October 10, 2017. hist75710Referred to committee on Government Operations, Technology and Consumer Protection, October 12, 2017.
Relating to payments under the child care subsidy program.
Submitted by Department of Children and Families.
hist75337Report received from Agency, October 4, 2017. hist75709Referred to committee on Health and Human Services, October 12, 2017.
Advice and Consent of the Senate
State of Wisconsin
Office of the Governor
October 12, 2017
The Honorable, the Senate:
I am pleased to nominate and with the advice and consent of the Senate, do appoint STEVEN R. BEST, of Hudson, as a Congressional District 7 Representative on the Board of Veterans Affairs, to serve for the term ending May 1, 2021.