Senate Journal
One-Hundred and Fourth Regular Session
FRIDAY, February 15, 2019
The Chief Clerk made the following entries under the above date.
Chief Clerk's Entries
Amendments Offered
hist97719Senate Amendment 1 to Senate Bill 14 offered by Senator Feyen.
hist97704Senate Amendment 1 to Senate Bill 38 offered by Senator Darling.
Introduction, First Reading, and Reference of Proposals
Read and referred:
hist97545Senate Joint Resolution 7
Relating to: proclaiming February 2019 as Black History Month.
By Senators L. Taylor, Johnson, Carpenter, Wirch, Miller, Hansen, Kooyenga, Shilling and Bewley; cosponsored by Representatives Crowley, Myers, Bowen, Fields, Stubbs, Haywood, Emerson, Zamarripa, Kolste, Milroy, C. Taylor, Anderson, Hebl, Goyke, Spreitzer, Considine, Hesselbein, Sargent, Horlacher, Ohnstad and Subeck.
hist97702To the committee on Senate Organization.
Read first time and referred:
hist97474Senate Bill 32
Relating to: crime victim impact statements.
By Senators Jacque, Darling, Olsen and Wanggaard; cosponsored by Representatives Horlacher, Brandtjen, Dittrich, Hutton, Kulp, Ramthun, Skowronski, Steffen, Tittl, Tusler, Zimmerman and Brooks.
hist97692To the committee on Insurance, Financial Services, Government Oversight and Courts.
hist97475Senate Bill 33
Relating to: the collection of victim restitution.
By Senators Jacque, Darling, Nass and Olsen; cosponsored by Representatives Horlacher, Brandtjen, Hutton, Knodl, Kuglitsch, Kulp, Murphy, Ramthun, Skowronski, Sortwell, Steffen, Tittl and Tusler.
hist97693To the committee on Judiciary and Public Safety.
hist97478Senate Bill 34
Relating to: creating a procedure for granting certificates of qualification for employment for persons convicted of a crime and making an appropriation.
By Senators Darling, L. Taylor, Carpenter, Cowles, Feyen, Olsen, Stroebel and Wanggaard; cosponsored by Representatives Hutton, Snyder, Fields, Ballweg, Bowen, Brooks, Goyke, Horlacher, Krug, Kurtz, Mursau, Myers, Ramthun, Sortwell, Thiesfeldt and Tittl.
hist97694To the committee on Judiciary and Public Safety.
hist97522Senate Bill 35
Relating to: grants for obtaining farm tractor rollover protection structures and making an appropriation.
By Senators Testin, Bernier, Marklein, Jacque, Schachtner and Nass; cosponsored by Representatives Kulp, Kurtz, Tauchen, Novak, Edming, Kitchens, Mursau, Tranel, VanderMeer, Vruwink, Krug, Oldenburg, Ramthun, Rohrkaste, Skowronski, Spiros, Tusler and Wichgers.
hist97695To the committee on Agriculture, Revenue and Financial Institutions.
hist97524Senate Bill 36
Relating to: a higher wild animal protection surcharge for the unlawful taking of deer.
By Senators Petrowski, Carpenter, Marklein, Olsen, Schachtner and Smith; cosponsored by Representatives Edming, Gundrum, Kuglitsch, Kulp, Mursau, Oldenburg, Pronschinske, Quinn, Skowronski, Subeck and Tusler.
hist97696To the committee on Sporting Heritage, Mining and Forestry.
hist97525Senate Bill 37
Relating to: coverage of preventive services, essential health benefits, and individuals with preexisting conditions; rating; and benefit limits under health plans.
By Senators Erpenbach, Schachtner, Bewley, Carpenter, Hansen, Johnson, Miller, Ringhand, Risser, Shilling, Smith, Wirch and Larson; cosponsored by Representatives Riemer, Billings, Considine, Crowley, Hesselbein, Pope, Sinicki, Spreitzer, Shankland, Subeck, C. Taylor and Vruwink.
hist97697To the committee on Health and Human Services.
hist97528Senate Bill 38
Relating to: dispensing, distributing, or selling dialysate, drugs, or devices necessary for providing home peritoneal kidney dialysis.
By Senators Darling, L. Taylor, Nass and Marklein; cosponsored by Representatives Rohrkaste, Kolste, Considine, Felzkowski, Brooks, Kuglitsch, Kulp, Milroy, Myers, Ramthun, Sinicki, Skowronski, Spiros, Tusler, Zimmerman, Meyers and Murphy.
hist97698To the committee on Health and Human Services.
hist97529Senate Bill 39
Relating to: expungement of records of certain crimes.
By Senators Darling, Risser, L. Taylor, Bernier, Carpenter, Feyen, Johnson, Larson, Olsen, Petrowski, Ringhand, Schachtner, Smith, Testin, Tiffany, Wanggaard and Wirch; cosponsored by Representatives Steffen, Goyke, Allen, Anderson, Billings, Bowen, Brooks, Brostoff, Cabrera, Considine, Crowley, Doyle, Edming, Felzkowski, Fields, Gundrum, Haywood, Hintz, Kerkman, Kolste, Krug, Kulp, Loudenbeck, Mursau, Myers, Novak, Nygren, Ohnstad, Petryk, Plumer, Pope, Pronschinske, Quinn, Ramthun, Riemer, Rohrkaste, Sargent, Schraa, Sinicki, Skowronski, Snyder, Sortwell, Spiros, Spreitzer, Stubbs, Subeck, Tauchen, C. Taylor, Thiesfeldt, Tittl, Vining, Vruwink, Zamarripa and Zimmerman.
hist97699To the committee on Judiciary and Public Safety.
hist97564Senate Bill 40
Relating to: the provision by employers to employees of written disclosure statements of the terms of employment, various changes pertaining to wage claims, occupational or professional licensing of employers that owe wages under wage claim judgments, and making an appropriation.
By Senators Wirch, Carpenter, Hansen, Miller, Ringhand, Risser, Smith and L. Taylor; cosponsored by Representatives Ohnstad, Bowen, Anderson, Brostoff, Sargent and Subeck.
hist97700To the committee on Labor and Regulatory Reform.
hist97569Senate Bill 41
Relating to: civil cause of action for financial exploitation.
By Senators Wirch, Carpenter, Hansen, Ringhand and Smith; cosponsored by Representatives Subeck, Anderson, Brostoff, Doyle, Hebl, Ohnstad, Sargent, Sinicki and Vruwink.
hist97701To the committee on Judiciary and Public Safety.
Petitions and Communications
hist97717Pursuant to Senate Rule 17 (5), Representative Rohrkaste added as a cosponsor of Senate Bill 19.
State of Wisconsin
Office of the Senate Majority Leader
February 15, 2019
The Honorable, the Senate:
Pursuant to Section 13.47 of the Wisconsin Statutes, I am making the following appointments:
Legislative State Supported Programs Study and Advisory Committee
Senator David Craig
Senator André Jacque
Senator Patrick Testin
Majority Leader
Referrals and Receipt of Committee Reports Concerning Proposed Administrative Rules
Relating to changes to alternative application procedures.
Submitted by the Department of Public Instruction.
hist97499Report received from Agency, February 8, 2019.
hist97671Referred to the committee on Education, February 15, 2019.
The committee on Agriculture, Revenue and Financial Institutions reported and recommended:
Relating to the definition of veterinary medical surgery, and affecting small business.