One-Hundred and Second Regular Session
12:53 P.M. THURSDAY, February 12, 2015
The Assembly met in the Assembly Chamber located in the State Capitol.
Speaker Pro Tempore August in the Chair.
Representative Steineke asked unanimous consent for a quorum call. Granted.
A quorum was present.
The prayer was offered by Pastor Roger Harrison from Open Bible Baptist Church in Manitowoc.
Representative Barnes led the membership in reciting the pledge of allegiance to the flag of the United States of America.
The roll was taken.
The result follows:
Present - Representatives Allen, August, Ballweg, Barca, Barnes, Berceau, Bernier, Billings, Born, Bowen, Brandtjen, E. Brooks, R. Brooks, Brostoff, Considine, Craig, Czaja, Danou, Doyle, Edming, Gannon, Genrich, Goyke, Heaton, Hebl, Hesselbein, Hintz, Horlacher, Hutton, Jacque, Jagler, Jarchow, Johnson, Jorgensen, Kahl, Kapenga, Katsma, Kerkman, Kessler, Kitchens, Kleefisch, Knodl, Knudson, Kolste, Kooyenga, Kremer, Krug, Kuglitsch, Kulp, T. Larson, Loudenbeck, Macco, Mason, Meyers, Milroy, Murphy, Mursau, Murtha, Nerison, Neylon, Novak, Nygren, Ohnstad, A. Ott, J. Ott, Petersen, Petryk, Pope, Quinn, Riemer, Ripp, Rodriguez, Rohrkaste, Sanfelippo, Sargent, Schraa, Shankland, Sinicki, Skowronski, Spiros, Spreitzer, Steffen, Steineke, Stuck, Subeck, Swearingen, Tauchen, C. Taylor, Thiesfeldt, Tittl, Tranel, VanderMeer, Vorpagel, Wachs, Weatherston, Young, Zamarripa, Zepnick and Speaker Vos - 99.
Absent with leave - None.
Vacancies - None.
Leaves of Absence
Representative Murtha asked unanimous consent for a leave of absence for part of today's session for Representative Nygren. Granted.
Speaker Vos in the chair.
hist32301Assembly Substitute Amendment 1 to Assembly Bill 11 offered by Representatives Mason, Stuck, Hebl, Pope, Ohnstad, Kahl and Wachs.
Relating to the extension of out-of-home care to children and youth 18 years of age or over, but under 21 years of age, and affecting small businesses.
Ayes: 12 – Representatives Rodriguez, Gannon, R. Brooks, Vorpagel, Kerkman, Brandtjen, Heaton, Neylon, Johnson, Billings, Kahl and Subeck.
Referred on February 12, 2015.
Committee on Children and Families
Introduction and Reference of Proposals
Read first time and referred:
Relating to: continuing education program sponsors for chiropractors, chiropractic technicians, and chiropractic radiological technicians.
By Representatives Kooyenga, Czaja, Spiros, Steffen, Allen, Ripp, Rohrkaste, Tittl, Gannon, A. Ott, Macco, Danou, Petryk, Kleefisch, Knodl, Kremer, E. Brooks, Doyle, C. Taylor, R. Brooks, Mursau, Kuglitsch, Nerison, Krug and Hutton; cosponsored by Senators Petrowski, Nass, Olsen, L. Taylor and Moulton.
hist32406To committee on Small Business Development.
February 11, 2015
The Honorable Scott Walker
Room 115 East, State Capitol
Madison, WI 53702
Dear Governor Walker:
Pursuant to Wisconsin State Statute Section 13.55 (1)(a) 1.d., I appoint Justice David Prosser and Representative Daniel Riemer to the Commission on Uniform State Laws.
Robin J. Vos
Calendar of Thursday, February 12
Assembly Joint Resolution 10
Relating to: commending the University of Wisconsin-Whitewater football team for winning the National Collegiate Athletic Association Division III Football National Championship title.
hist32318The question was: Shall Assembly Joint Resolution 10 be adopted?
Representative Jorgensen introduced Kevin Bullis, University of Wisconsin-Whitewater Head Football Coach, who addressed the members from the rostrum.
Representative Steineke asked unanimous consent that the rules be suspended and that Assembly Joint Resolution 10 be immediately messaged to the Senate. Granted.
Assembly Joint Resolution 11
Relating to: commending the University of Wisconsin-Whitewater men's basketball team for winning the National Collegiate Athletic Association Division III Basketball National Championship title.
hist32321The question was: Shall Assembly Joint Resolution 11 be adopted?
Representative Jorgensen introduced Pat Miller, University of Wisconsin-Whitewater Head Basketball Coach, who addressed the members from the rostrum.
Representative Kolste asked unanimous consent to be added as a coauthor of Assembly Joint Resolution 11. Granted.
hist32322Representative Steineke asked unanimous consent that the rules be suspended and that Assembly Joint Resolution 11 be immediately messaged to the Senate. Granted.
Representative Nygren asked unanimous consent that his leave of absence be lifted. Granted.
Assembly Joint Resolution 12
Relating to: commending the University of Wisconsin-Whitewater baseball team for winning the National Collegiate Athletic Association Division III Baseball National Championship title.
hist32324The question was: Shall Assembly Joint Resolution 12 be adopted?
Representative Jorgensen introduced John Vodenlich, University of Wisconsin-Waukesha Head Baseball Coach, who addressed the members from the rostrum.
Representative Kolste asked unanimous consent to be added as a coauthor of Assembly Joint Resolution 12. Granted.