Record of Committee Proceedings
Committee on Criminal Justice and Public Safety
Assembly Bill 463
Relating to: certain uses of interactive electronic devices while driving and providing a criminal penalty.
By Representatives Tusler, Zimmerman, Wachs, Allen, Anderson, Barca, Berceau, Murphy, Quinn, Subeck and Wichgers; cosponsored by Senators Wanggaard, Carpenter, Darling, Harsdorf, Marklein, Olsen, Risser and Vinehout.
August 02, 2017 Referred to Committee on Criminal Justice and Public Safety
September 21, 2017 Public Hearing Held
Present: (9) Representative Spiros; Representatives Ott, Jacque, Horlacher, Novak, Krug, Goyke, Kessler and Zamarripa.
Absent: (0) None.
Excused: (3) Representatives Kremer, Bernier and Crowley.
· Representative Ron Tusler
· Representative Shannon Zimmerman
· Heath Straka - Wisconsin Association for Justice
· Mike Crivello - Milwaukee Police Association
· David Bloom - Wisconsin State Fire Chiefs
· Dave Cieslewicz - WI Bicycle Federation
· Gary Kunich
Appearances for Information Only
· Robert Fassbender - Wisconsin Civil Justice Council
· Senator Van Wanggaard
· Alice O'Connor - WI Chiefs of Police Association
· Joe Strohl - Professional Fire Fighters of WI
Registrations for Information Only
November 16, 2017 Executive Session Held
Present: (9) Representative Spiros; Representatives Kremer, Ott, Jacque, Horlacher, Novak, Krug, Goyke and Kessler.
Absent: (0) None.
Excused: (3) Representatives Bernier, Zamarripa and Crowley.
Moved by Representative Jacque, seconded by Representative Goyke that Assembly Amendment 3 be recommended for adoption.
Ayes: (7) Representative Spiros; Representatives Kremer, Ott, Jacque, Krug, Goyke and Kessler.
Noes: (2) Representatives Horlacher and Novak.
ASSEMBLY AMENDMENT 3 ADOPTION RECOMMENDED, Ayes 7, Noes 2
Moved by Representative Goyke, seconded by Representative Jacque that Assembly Bill 463 be recommended for passage as amended.
Ayes: (6) Representative Spiros; Representatives Ott, Jacque, Krug, Goyke and Kessler.
Noes: (3) Representatives Kremer, Horlacher and Novak.
PASSAGE AS AMENDED RECOMMENDED, Ayes 6, Noes 3