One-Hundred and Third Regular Session
WEDNESDAY, February 21, 2018
The Chief Clerk made the following entries under the above date.
Introduction, First Reading, and Reference of Proposals
Read and referred:
Relating to: recognizing May 7 through May 11, 2018, as National Teacher Appreciation Week in Wisconsin.
By Senators Darling, Olsen, Testin, Cowles, Feyen and L. Taylor; cosponsored by Representatives Snyder, Steineke, Ballweg, Krug, Jacque, VanderMeer, Pronschinske, Rohrkaste, Sinicki, Vruwink, Vorpagel, Petryk, Shankland, Thiesfeldt, Pope, Novak, Tusler, Subeck, Spiros, Tranel, Kitchens, Zepnick, Tittl and Summerfield.
hist89818To the committee on Senate Organization.
Read first time and referred:
Relating to: funding for the Southeastern Wisconsin Fox River Commission and making an appropriation.
By Senator Wanggaard; cosponsored by Representatives Wichgers, Allen, Neylon, Vos and Kerkman.
hist89787To the committee on Natural Resources and Energy.
Relating to: grants for a text message-based hotline for veterans in crisis and making an appropriation.
By Senators Erpenbach, Carpenter and Hansen; cosponsored by Representatives Hesselbein, Sargent, Sinicki, Shankland, Hebl, Zamarripa, Zepnick, Kolste, Berceau, Anderson and Crowley.
hist89788To the committee on Transportation and Veterans Affairs.
Relating to: child care provider rates under Wisconsin Shares, funding for Wisconsin Shares child care subsidies, and making an appropriation.
By Senators Erpenbach, L. Taylor, Bewley, Carpenter, Hansen, Johnson, Larson, Ringhand, Shilling and Vinehout; cosponsored by Representatives Shankland, C. Taylor, Anderson, Barca, Berceau, Billings, Considine, Crowley, Fields, Genrich, Hesselbein, Kolste, Meyers, Ohnstad, Pope, Sargent, Sinicki, Spreitzer, Subeck, Wachs and Zamarripa.
hist89789To the committee on Health and Human Services.
Relating to: establishing a nanotechnology information hub and a nanotechnology council.
By Senators Vinehout, Carpenter and Risser; cosponsored by Representatives Berceau, Barca, Hebl, Anderson, Shankland, Subeck, Sinicki, Crowley, Pope, Ohnstad, Spreitzer and Sargent.
hist89790To the committee on Government Operations, Technology and Consumer Protection.
Relating to: rights of and protections for teachers.
By Senator Craig; cosponsored by Representatives Thiesfeldt, Kremer, Quinn, Weatherston, Sanfelippo, Jacque, Kuglitsch, Duchow, Skowronski, Horlacher, Allen, Tusler, Brandtjen, Petersen, Schraa and Wichgers.
Relating to: the appointment of the student members of the Board of Regents of the University of Wisconsin System.
By Senators Risser, Erpenbach, Vinehout, Wirch, L. Taylor, Larson and Hansen; cosponsored by Representatives Hesselbein, Berceau, Anderson, Spreitzer, Sargent, Subeck, Brostoff, Pope, Crowley, C. Taylor, Ohnstad, Billings, Sinicki and Fields.
hist89792To the committee on Universities and Technical Colleges.
Relating to: faculty tenure and probationary appointments at University of Wisconsin System institutions and granting rule-making authority.
By Senators Risser, Erpenbach, Vinehout, Miller, Bewley, Larson, Ringhand and Hansen; cosponsored by Representatives Hesselbein, Brostoff, Subeck, Berceau, Spreitzer, Sinicki, Billings, Barca, Anderson, Shankland, Sargent, Genrich, Milroy and Fields.
hist89793To the committee on Universities and Technical Colleges.
Relating to: shared governance at University of Wisconsin System institutions.
By Senators Risser, Erpenbach, Miller, Bewley, Ringhand, Larson, Vinehout and Hansen; cosponsored by Representatives Hesselbein, Berceau, Hebl, Brostoff, Kolste, Subeck, Spreitzer, Sinicki, Billings, Barca, Anderson, Shankland, Horlacher, Sargent, Ohnstad and Genrich.
hist89794To the committee on Universities and Technical Colleges.
Relating to: lifetime licenses issued by the Department of Public Instruction and granting rule-making authority.
By Senators Fitzgerald, Vukmir, Darling and Olsen; cosponsored by Representatives Nygren, Felzkowski, Jagler, Kooyenga and Thiesfeldt.
Relating to: limiting city and village authority to annex town territory.
By Senators Vinehout, Ringhand and Bewley; cosponsored by Representative Sargent.
hist89796To the committee on Economic Development, Commerce and Local Government.
Relating to: Department of Administration advisory review of certain annexations.
By Senator Vinehout.
hist89797To the committee on Economic Development, Commerce and Local Government.
Relating to: authorizing the city of Prescott to become a premier resort area.
By Senator Vinehout.
hist89798To the committee on Agriculture, Small Business and Tourism.
Relating to: prohibiting a judge from holding a nonjudicial office of public trust while serving in the office to which the judge was appointed or elected.
By Senator Darling; cosponsored by Representatives Hutton, Sanfelippo, Kooyenga, Thiesfeldt, Tusler and Spiros.
hist89799To the committee on Elections and Utilities.
Relating to: presumption and conclusive determination of paternity on the basis of genetic test results and orders that may be granted on the basis of genetic test results.
By Senator Testin; cosponsored by Representatives Krug, Jacque, Kitchens, Mursau, Spiros, Summerfield, Tusler, Weatherston, Zepnick, Kulp, Horlacher, VanderMeer and Zimmerman.
hist89800To the committee on Judiciary and Public Safety.
Relating to: failure to charge a mandatory GPS device and providing a criminal penalty.
By Senators Feyen, Erpenbach and Craig; cosponsored by Representatives Hesselbein, Duchow, Jacque, Kulp, Considine, Spiros, Rohrkaste, Berceau, Spreitzer and Tusler.
hist89801To the committee on Judiciary and Public Safety.