By Senators Nass, Kapenga, Stroebel, Wanggaard and Craig; cosponsored by Representatives Kremer, Ott, Bernier, Born, Brandtjen, Hutton, Jacque, Kerkman, Kitchens, Knodl, Kuglitsch, Murphy, Petersen, Rohrkaste, Sanfelippo, Tittl, Tusler and Wichgers.
hist80628To the committee on Public Benefits, Licensing and State-Federal Relations.
Relating to: requiring a local referendum to impose a wheel tax.
By Senator Nass; cosponsored by Representatives Schraa, Jacque, R. Brooks, Duchow, Macco, Petersen, Spiros and Thiesfeldt.
hist80629To the committee on Economic Development, Commerce and Local Government.
Relating to: discrimination based on arrest or conviction record under the fair employment law.
By Senators Darling, Feyen, Carpenter, Johnson, Larson, Olsen and Petrowski; cosponsored by Representatives Petryk, Berceau, Brostoff, Horlacher, Kitchens, Knodl, Kooyenga, Krug, Kulp, Loudenbeck, Mursau, Spiros, Steffen and Novak.
hist80630To the committee on Judiciary and Public Safety.
Relating to: qualification of newspapers to receive compensation for publication of legal notice.
By Senator Cowles; cosponsored by Representatives Kitchens, Ballweg, Berceau, Duchow, Mursau, Novak, Quinn, Rohrkaste, Steffen, Wichgers and E. Brooks.
hist80631To the committee on Economic Development, Commerce and Local Government.
Relating to: participation in an apprenticeship program by a high school senior and granting rule-making authority.
By Senators Testin, Marklein, Feyen and Stroebel; cosponsored by Representatives Quinn, Kulp, E. Brooks, Tranel, Ballweg, Bernier, Felzkowski, Edming, Kitchens, Krug, Macco, Mursau, Nerison, Novak, Petryk, Pronschinske, Ripp, Spiros, Summerfield, Swearingen, Tauchen, Tusler, Zimmerman, Brandtjen, R. Brooks, Horlacher, Jarchow and Sinicki.
hist80632To the committee on Workforce Development, Military Affairs and Senior Issues.
Relating to: use of corroborating witness to establish elector proof of residence.
By Senators L. Taylor, Carpenter, Larson and Vinehout; cosponsored by Representatives Shankland, Anderson, Berceau, Considine, Crowley, Hebl, Pope, Sargent, Sinicki, Spreitzer, Subeck and C. Taylor.
hist80633To the committee on Elections and Utilities.
Relating to: the certificate of title for a vehicle that is transferred to a spouse upon the death of the owner.
By Senators Wanggaard, Miller, Hansen, Olsen, Vinehout and Bewley; cosponsored by Representatives Pope, Hebl, Meyers, Sinicki, Spreitzer, Subeck, Brandtjen, Berceau, Sargent, Crowley, Spiros, Ohnstad, Horlacher, Considine, Kitchens, Hesselbein and Krug.
hist80634To the committee on Transportation and Veterans Affairs.
Relating to: health care aid for certain veterans and their family members.
By Senators Erpenbach, Johnson, Carpenter, Hansen, Ringhand and Larson; cosponsored by Representatives Hintz, Novak, Hesselbein, Sinicki, Zamarripa, Anderson, Hebl, Milroy, Kolste, Berceau, Subeck, Considine, Genrich, Goyke, Crowley, Spreitzer, Sargent, Shankland and Vruwink.
hist80635To the committee on Transportation and Veterans Affairs.
Relating to: applications for alcohol beverage licenses and permits and for cigarette and tobacco products retailer licenses, appointment of corporate agents of alcohol beverage licensees and permittees, and providing a penalty.
By Senators Petrowski, Bewley, Cowles, Darling, Erpenbach, Feyen, Kapenga, LeMahieu, Marklein, Moulton, Nass, Ringhand, Stroebel, Testin, Vukmir and Wirch; cosponsored by Representatives Ballweg, Born, Brandtjen, E. Brooks, R. Brooks, Doyle, Genrich, Kooyenga, Kuglitsch, Macco, Mursau, Novak, Petryk, Swearingen, Tauchen, VanderMeer and Vorpagel.
hist80636To the committee on Public Benefits, Licensing and State-Federal Relations.
Relating to: required tags for a dog hunting bear or wolf or training to hunt.
By Senator Testin; cosponsored by Representatives Stafsholt, Jarchow, Kleefisch, Brandtjen, R. Brooks, Ripp and Tittl.
hist80637To the committee on Sporting Heritage, Mining and Forestry.
Relating to: preventing the state or local governments from requiring any person to accept certain collective bargaining provisions or waive its rights under the National Labor Relations Act or state labor law; prohibiting local regulation of employee hours and overtime, employment benefits, wage claims and collections, an employer's right to solicit salary information of prospective employees, employment discrimination, and professions regulated by the state; and providing a criminal penalty.
By Senators Kapenga, Craig and Stroebel; cosponsored by Representatives Hutton, Rohrkaste, R. Brooks, Knodl, Kremer, Kuglitsch, Sanfelippo, Jacque, Katsma, Schraa, Brandtjen, Wichgers, Tusler and Horlacher.
hist80638To the committee on Labor and Regulatory Reform.
Relating to: certification of expanded function dental auxiliaries and granting rule-making authority.
By Senators Testin, LeMahieu, Nass, Olsen, Stroebel and Vinehout; cosponsored by Representatives Felzkowski, Ballweg, Berceau, Billings, Born, Brandtjen, Considine, Crowley, E. Brooks, R. Brooks, Fields, Genrich, Goyke, Horlacher, Hutton, Krug, Kuglitsch, Kulp, Loudenbeck, Murphy, Mursau, Novak, Ohnstad, Petryk, Ripp, Rohrkaste, Spiros, Steffen, Stuck, Tauchen, Thiesfeldt, Tittl, Tusler and VanderMeer.
hist80639To the committee on Public Benefits, Licensing and State-Federal Relations.
Relating to: registration and operation of vehicles defined as autocycles.
By Senators Testin, L. Taylor, Kapenga, Stroebel, Vinehout and Wirch; cosponsored by Representatives Jacque, Edming, Born, Brandtjen, E. Brooks, R. Brooks, Considine, Duchow, Horlacher, Jagler, Kuglitsch, Kerkman, Knodl, Kremer, Kulp, Mursau, Neylon, Novak, Spiros, Tauchen, Tittl, Tranel, Tusler and Wichgers.
hist80640To the committee on Transportation and Veterans Affairs.
Relating to: regulation of rental-purchase agreements and granting rule-making authority.
By Senator Moulton; cosponsored by Representatives Petryk, Pronschinske, Krug, Kulp, Rohrkaste, Knodl, Spiros, Kooyenga, Bernier, Born and Tusler.
hist80641To the committee on Agriculture, Small Business and Tourism.
Relating to: vehicle weight limits, and permits for vehicles transporting certain loads, on certain state trunk highways in Ashland County and Vilas County.
By Senator Tiffany; cosponsored by Representative Swearingen.
hist80642To the committee on Transportation and Veterans Affairs.
Petitions and Communications
hist80613Pursuant to Senate Rule 17 (5), Representative Barca added as a co-sponsor of Senate Bill 465.
State of Wisconsin
Office of the Senate Majority Leader
December 7, 2017
The Honorable, the Senate:
Pursuant to Senate Rule 20 (2)(a), I am appointing Senator Duey Stroebel to the joint committee on Finance, effective immediately.
Referrals and Receipt of Committee Reports Concerning Proposed Administrative Rules
Relating to drug testing for participants in the FoodShare Employment and Training Program who are able-bodied adults.
Submitted by the Department of Health Services.
hist80509Report received from Agency, December 5, 2017. hist80617Referred to the committee on Public Benefits, Licensing and State-Federal Relations, December 7, 2017.
The committee on Revenue, Financial Institutions and Rural Issues reported and recommended:
Relating to education required for examination and recertification.
hist80621No action taken on December 7, 2017. hist80622Referred to the joint committee for review of Administrative Rules, December 7, 2017.
Advice and Consent of the Senate
State of Wisconsin
Office of the Governor