Senate Journal
One-Hundred and Fourth Regular Session
FRIDAY, January 24, 2020
The Chief Clerk made the following entries under the above date.
Chief Clerk's Entries
Amendments Offered
hist114637Senate Substitute Amendment 1 to Senate Bill 541 offered by Senator Kapenga.
Introduction, First Reading, and Reference of Proposals
Read and referred:
hist112833Senate Joint Resolution 85
Relating to: proclaiming February 16 – 22, 2020, as American Birkebeiner Week in Wisconsin.
By Senators Petrowski and Bewley; cosponsored by Representatives Edming and B. Meyers.
hist114579To the committee on Senate Organization.
Read first time and referred:
hist112640Senate Bill 701
Relating to: eligibility for the family care benefit for individuals who are deaf-blind.
By Senator Ringhand; cosponsored by Representative Kolste, by request of a constituant.
hist114572To the committee on Public Benefits, Licensing and State-Federal Relations.
hist112694Senate Bill 702
Relating to: employer liability for not drug testing employees and prospective employees.
By Senators Smith and Larson; cosponsored by Representatives Sortwell, Bowen, Anderson, Brostoff, Emerson, Spreitzer and Stubbs.
hist114573To the committee on Labor and Regulatory Reform.
hist112695Senate Bill 703
Relating to: interest rates on payday loans and loans by licensed lenders.
By Senators Jacque, L. Taylor, Bernier, Carpenter, Hansen, Johnson, Nass, Ringhand and Smith; cosponsored by Representatives Allen, Quinn, Anderson, Crowley, Dittrich, Gruszynski, L. Myers, Ohnstad, Sinicki, Tusler, Subeck, Edming and Cabrera.
hist114574To the committee on Government Operations, Technology and Consumer Protection.
hist112769Senate Bill 704
Relating to: modifying the individual income tax treatment for contributions to and withdrawals from a college savings account and modifying an administrative rule of the Department of Financial Institutions related to the college savings program.
By Senators Kooyenga and Smith; cosponsored by Representatives Ballweg and Hesselbein.
hist114575To the committee on Agriculture, Revenue and Financial Institutions.
hist112831Senate Bill 705
Relating to: participation in interscholastic athletics and extracurricular activities.
By Senators Petrowski, Nass and Kapenga; cosponsored by Representatives Allen, Kulp, Brandtjen, Duchow, Edming, Magnafici, Mursau, Pronschinske, Ramthun, Thiesfeldt, Wichgers, Gundrum, Skowronski, Ballweg and Felzkowski.
hist114576To the committee on Education.
hist112832Senate Bill 706
Relating to: modifications to the tax treatment of tax-option corporations that elect to pay tax at the entity level.
By Senators Marklein, Kapenga and Kooyenga; cosponsored by Representatives Macco and Wittke.
hist114577To the committee on Agriculture, Revenue and Financial Institutions.
hist112958Senate Bill 707
Relating to: creating an income and franchise tax deduction for interest on a loan secured by agricultural real estate.
By Senator Marklein; cosponsored by Representative Kurtz.
hist114578To the committee on Agriculture, Revenue and Financial Institutions.
hist113455Senate Bill 708
Relating to: public notice and comment period for certain groundwater standards.
By Senators Jacque, LeMahieu, Olsen, Tiffany, Wanggaard, Stroebel, Kooyenga and Craig; cosponsored by Representatives Felzkowski, Ballweg, Brandtjen, Dittrich, Duchow, Edming, Gundrum, Katsma, Kitchens, Knodl, Krug, Kulp, Kurtz, Loudenbeck, Magnafici, Mursau, Novak, Nygren, Petryk, Pronschinske, Ramthun, Skowronski, Sortwell, Summerfield, Swearingen, Tranel, Tusler, VanderMeer, Zimmerman, Born, Allen and Spiros.
hist114580To the committee on Government Operations, Technology and Consumer Protection.
hist113456Senate Bill 709
Relating to: creating an office of water policy and making an appropriation.
By Senators Jacque and Olsen; cosponsored by Representatives Kurtz, Pope, Summerfield, Novak, Shankland, Hebl, Kitchens, Felzkowski, Zimmerman, Kulp, Gruszynski, Mursau, Sargent, Anderson, Considine, Doyle, Subeck, Tranel, Swearingen, Petryk, C. Taylor, Vining, Spreitzer, Edming, Sinicki, Milroy, Emerson, Cabrera, Ohnstad, Zamarripa, Vruwink, Billings, Tusler, Thiesfeldt and Allen.
hist114581To the committee on Natural Resources and Energy.
hist113457Senate Bill 710
Relating to: the private on-site wastewater treatment system replacement or rehabilitation grant program.
By Senators Jacque, Testin, Feyen, Olsen, Smith and Wanggaard; cosponsored by Representatives Krug, Kurtz, Summerfield, Novak, Shankland, Pope, Hebl, Kitchens, Felzkowski, Oldenburg, VanderMeer, Kolste, Tranel, Doyle, Ballweg, Considine, Anderson, Gruszynski, Neubauer, Mursau, Kulp, Magnafici, Petryk, Swearingen, Plumer, C. Taylor, Vining, Stubbs, Spreitzer, Sinicki, Milroy, Skowronski, Edming, Cabrera, Zamarripa, Ohnstad, Vruwink, Tusler, Billings, Thiesfeldt and Spiros.
hist114582To the committee on Natural Resources and Energy.
hist113463Senate Bill 711
Relating to: priorities and criteria for the municipal flood control and riparian restoration program and amending administrative rules.
By Senators Marklein, Olsen and Wanggaard; cosponsored by Representatives Brooks, Ballweg, Brandtjen, Edming, Gundrum, Knodl, Kulp, Loudenbeck, Magnafici, Mursau, Oldenburg, Petryk, Plumer, Ramthun, Sinicki, Skowronski, Sortwell, Swearingen, Tranel, Tusler, Zimmerman, Born, Allen and Spiros.
hist114583To the committee on Natural Resources and Energy.
hist113467Senate Bill 712
Relating to: funding a University of Wisconsin System freshwater collaborative and making an appropriation.
By Senators Darling, Cowles, Larson, Olsen, Petrowski, Testin and Wirch; cosponsored by Representatives Novak, Shankland, Tranel, Krug, Summerfield, Kurtz, Pope, Hebl, Kitchens, Felzkowski, Anderson, Ballweg, Cabrera, Considine, Doyle, Edming, Emerson, Gruszynski, Katsma, Kolste, Kulp, Macco, Magnafici, Milroy, Murphy, Mursau, Neubauer, Ohnstad, Petryk, Plumer, Sargent, Sinicki, Skowronski, Spreitzer, Stubbs, Subeck, Swearingen, Tauchen, Billings, C. Taylor, Tusler, Vining, Vruwink, Zamarripa, Zimmerman, Allen and Spiros.
hist114584To the committee on Natural Resources and Energy.
hist113468Senate Bill 713
Relating to: directing school boards to provide instruction on Hmong Americans.
By Senators L. Taylor, Jacque, Larson and Ringhand; cosponsored by Representatives Shankland, Snyder, Billings, Tusler, Anderson, Bowen, Brostoff, Doyle, Emerson, Goyke, Milroy, Neubauer, Ohnstad, Sargent, Sinicki, Spreitzer, Stubbs, Stuck, C. Taylor and Vining.
hist114585To the committee on Education.
hist113469Senate Bill 714
Relating to: method for establishing proof of financial responsibility for solid waste facilities owned or operated by a municipality and granting rule-making authority.
By Senators Petrowski, Cowles and Jacque; cosponsored by Representatives Mursau, Ballweg, Skowronski and Tusler.
hist114586To the committee on Local Government, Small Business, Tourism and Workforce Development.
hist113470Senate Bill 715
Relating to: grants and funding for water stewardship certification, a grazing coordinator position, producer-led watershed protection grants, lake protection, soil and water conservation, and crop insurance premium rebates for cover crops; granting rule-making authority; and making an appropriation.
By Senators Cowles, Jacque, Petrowski, Feyen, Olsen, Wanggaard, Wirch and Smith; cosponsored by Representatives Tranel, Kurtz, Tauchen, Krug, Summerfield, Novak, Kitchens, Felzkowski, Shankland, Pope, Hebl, Kulp, Gruszynski, VanderMeer, Anderson, Zimmerman, Considine, Neubauer, Oldenburg, Sargent, Mursau, Ballweg, Doyle, Magnafici, Kolste, Petryk, Plumer, Swearingen, Vining, Stubbs, Subeck, Milroy, Katsma, C. Taylor, Quinn, Spreitzer, Sinicki, Emerson, Zamarripa, Ohnstad, Cabrera, Billings, Born and Spiros.
hist114587To the committee on Natural Resources and Energy.
hist113471Senate Bill 716
Relating to: prohibiting the sale and use of coal tar-based sealants and high PAH sealant products.
By Senators Cowles, Miller, Testin, Olsen, Petrowski, Ringhand, Risser, Smith and Wanggaard; cosponsored by Representatives Kitchens, Pope, Summerfield, Novak, Shankland, Hebl, Felzkowski, Anderson, Ballweg, Billings, Cabrera, Considine, Dittrich, Doyle, Edming, Emerson, Gruszynski, Kolste, Kulp, Magnafici, Milroy, Mursau, Neubauer, Ohnstad, Petryk, Quinn, Ramthun, Sargent, Sinicki, Skowronski, Spreitzer, Steffen, Stubbs, Stuck, Subeck, Swearingen, C. Taylor, Tranel, Tusler, Vining, Vruwink, Zamarripa, Zimmerman, Hintz, Plumer and Born.