The houses went into joint convention.
Senate President Lazich presiding.
Senator Lazich recognized the presence of Lieutenant Governor Rebecca Kleefisch, Superintendent of Public Instruction Tony Evers, Chief Justice Shirley Abrahamson, Justice Ann Walsh Bradley, Justice David T. Prosser, Jr., Justice Patience Roggensack and Justice Annette Ziegler of the Wisconsin Supreme Court.
Assembly Sergeant-at-Arms Anne Tonnon Byers announced the arrival of Governor Scott Walker.
Escorted by Representatives Heaton and Meyers and Senators Taylor and Vukmir, Governor Scott Walker took his place at the rostrum to deliver his budget address.
Pursuant to Joint Rule 73, the governor’s message is printed in the Senate journal only.
Representative Steineke moved that the joint convention arise.
The question was: Shall the joint convention arise?
The Assembly reconvened.
Speaker Vos in the chair.
Representative Steineke moved that the Assembly stand adjourned pursuant to Senate Joint Resolution 1.
The question was: Shall the Assembly stand adjourned?
The Assembly stood adjourned.
Introduction and Reference of Proposals
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Relating to: state finances and appropriations, constituting the executive budget act of the 2015 legislature.
By joint committee on Finance, by request of Governor Scott Walker.
hist32046To joint survey committee on Tax Exemptions.