2021-2022 Wisconsin Legislature

Assembly Bill 239

An Act to create 196.504 (2g) and 196.504 (2r) of the statutes; Relating to: the use of certain federal funds for broadband expansion grants. (FE)

Status: A - Vetoed

Important Actions (newest first)

Date / House Action Journal
4/22/2021 Asm.Report vetoed by the Governor on 4-22-2021249
4/14/2021 Sen.Read a third time and concurred in, Ayes 18, Noes 13261
4/13/2021 Asm.Read a third time and passed, Ayes 57, Noes 37231


Date / House Action Journal
4/2/2021 Asm.Introduced by Representatives Summerfield, Edming, Armstrong, Born, Plumer, Krug, Cabral-Guevara, Snyder, Callahan, Gundrum, Horlacher, Duchow, Wittke, Rozar, Kurtz, Vorpagel, Moses, Tranel, Swearingen, Zimmerman, Mursau, Tusler, Petryk, Oldenburg, Knodl, James and Jagler;
cosponsored by Senators Marklein, Bernier, Felzkowski, Feyen and Stafsholt
4/2/2021 Asm.Read first time and referred to Committee on Rural Development186
4/6/2021 Asm.Representatives Dallman, Pronschinske and Dittrich added as coauthors191
4/6/2021 Asm.Public hearing held 
4/7/2021 Asm.Fiscal estimate received 
4/7/2021 Asm.Representatives Allen and Schraa added as coauthors196
4/8/2021 Asm.Executive action taken 
4/8/2021 Asm.Report passage recommended by Committee on Rural Development, Ayes 8, Noes 5200
4/8/2021 Asm.Referred to committee on Rules200
4/8/2021 Asm.Placed on calendar 4-13-2021 by Committee on Rules 
4/9/2021 Asm.Representative Steffen added as a coauthor203
4/12/2021 Asm.Representative Kitchens added as a coauthor220
4/13/2021 Asm.Read a second time231
4/13/2021 Asm.Assembly Substitute Amendment 1 offered by Representatives Anderson, Baldeh, Billings, Bowen, Brostoff, Cabrera, Conley, Considine, Doyle, Drake, Emerson, Goyke, Haywood, Hebl, Hesselbein, Hintz, Hong, McGuire, B. Meyers, Milroy, Moore Omokunde, L. Myers, Neubauer, Ohnstad, Ortiz-Velez, Pope, Riemer, S. Rodriguez, Shankland, Shelton, Sinicki, Snodgrass, Spreitzer, Stubbs, Subeck, Vining and Vruwink231
4/13/2021 Asm.Point of order that Assembly Substitute Amendment 1 not germane under Assembly Rule 54 (3)(f) well taken231
4/13/2021 Asm.Decision of the Chair appealed231
4/13/2021 Asm.Decision of the Chair upheld, Ayes 57, Noes 37231
4/13/2021 Asm.Assembly Amendment 1 offered by Representative Steffen231
4/13/2021 Asm.Assembly Amendment 1 withdrawn and returned to author231
4/13/2021 Asm.Ordered to a third reading231
4/13/2021 Asm.Rules suspended231
4/13/2021 Asm.Read a third time and passed, Ayes 57, Noes 37231
4/13/2021 Asm.Ordered immediately messaged231
4/14/2021 Sen.Received from Assembly255
4/14/2021 Sen.Public hearing requirement waived by committee on Senate Organization, pursuant to Senate Rule 18 (1m), Ayes 3, Noes 2252
4/14/2021 Sen.Placed on calendar 4-14-2021 pursuant to Senate Rule 18(1)253
4/14/2021 Sen.Read a second time261
4/14/2021 Sen.Ordered to a third reading261
4/14/2021 Sen.Rules suspended261
4/14/2021 Sen.Read a third time and concurred in, Ayes 18, Noes 13261
4/14/2021 Sen.Ordered immediately messaged262
4/14/2021 Asm.Received from Senate concurred in238
4/14/2021 Asm.Report correctly enrolled on 4-14-2021238
4/21/2021 Asm.Presented to the Governor on 4-21-2021 by directive of the Speaker246
4/22/2021 Asm.Report vetoed by the Governor on 4-22-2021249
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