This is the preview version of the Wisconsin State Legislature site.
Please see http://docs.legis.wisconsin.gov for the production version.
STATE OF WISCONSIN
Senate Journal
One-Hundred and Second Regular Session
12:04 P.M.   TUESDAY, January 20, 2015
The Senate met.
The Senate was called to order by Senate President Lazich.
_____________
Call of Roll
The roll was called, disclosing the presence of a quorum.
Pursuant to Senate Rule 15, the official attendance for session was:
Senators Bewley, Carpenter, Cowles, Erpenbach, Farrow, S. Fitzgerald, Gudex, Hansen, Harris Dodd, Harsdorf, C. Larson, Lasee, Lassa, Lazich, LeMahieu, Marklein, Miller, Moulton, Nass, Olsen, Petrowski, Ringhand, Risser, Roth, Shilling, L. Taylor, Tiffany, Vinehout, Vukmir, Wanggaard and Wirch - 31.
Absent with leave - Senator Darling - 1.
Vacancies - 20th Senate District - 1.
The Senate stood for a moment of silent meditation.
The Senate remained standing and Senator Tiffany led the Senate in the pledge of allegiance to the flag of the United States of America.
_____________
Leaves of Absence
Senator Fitzgerald, with unanimous consent, asked that Senator Darling be granted a leave of absence for today's session.
Pursuant to Senate Rule 17 (6), the Chief Clerk makes the following entries under the above date.
_____________
Chief Clerk's Entries
Amendments Offered
hist31619Senate Amendment 1 to Senate Joint Resolution 2 offered by Senators Risser, L. Taylor, Erpenbach, Miller, Vinehout, Harris Dodd, Bewley, Ringhand, C. Larson, Carpenter, Wirch, Hansen, Lassa and Shilling.
hist31620Senate Substitute Amendment 1 to Senate Joint Resolution 2 offered by Senators Risser, L. Taylor, Erpenbach, Miller, Vinehout, Harris Dodd, Bewley, Ringhand, C. Larson, Carpenter, Hansen, Lassa and Shilling.
hist31621Senate Substitute Amendment 2 to Senate Joint Resolution 2 offered by Senators L. Taylor and Risser.
_____________
Petitions and Communications
hist31617Pursuant to Senate Rule 17 (5), Representative Kremer added as a co-sponsor of Senate Joint Resolution 2.
hist31618Pursuant to Senate Rule 17 (5), Representative Kremer added as a co-sponsor of Senate Bill 4.
_____________
Second Reading and Amendments of Senate Joint Resolutions and
Senate Bills
Senate Joint Resolution 2
Relating to: election of chief justice (second consideration).
hist31622Read a second time.
Senator Tiffany moved that Senate Substitute Amendment 1 to Senate Joint Resolution 2 be laid on the table.
hist31623The question was: Shall Senate Substitute Amendment 1 to Senate Joint Resolution 2 be laid on the table?
The ayes and noes were demanded and the vote was: ayes, 17; noes, 14; absent or not voting, 1; as follows:
Ayes - Senators Cowles, Farrow, S. Fitzgerald, Gudex, Harsdorf, Lasee, Lazich, LeMahieu, Marklein, Moulton, Nass, Olsen, Petrowski, Roth, Tiffany, Vukmir and Wanggaard - 17.
Noes - Senators Bewley, Carpenter, Erpenbach, Hansen, Harris Dodd, C. Larson, Lassa, Miller, Ringhand, Risser, Shilling, L. Taylor, Vinehout and Wirch - 14.
Absent or not voting - Senator Darling - 1.
Tabled.
Senator Tiffany moved that Senate Substitute Amendment 2 to Senate Joint Resolution 2 be laid on the table.
hist31624The question was: Shall Senate Substitute Amendment 2 to Senate Joint Resolution 2 be laid on the table?
The ayes and noes were demanded and the vote was: ayes, 17; noes, 14; absent or not voting, 1; as follows:
Ayes - Senators Cowles, Farrow, S. Fitzgerald, Gudex, Harsdorf, Lasee, Lazich, LeMahieu, Marklein, Moulton, Nass, Olsen, Petrowski, Roth, Tiffany, Vukmir and Wanggaard - 17.
Noes - Senators Bewley, Carpenter, Erpenbach, Hansen, Harris Dodd, C. Larson, Lassa, Miller, Ringhand, Risser, Shilling, L. Taylor, Vinehout and Wirch - 14.
Absent or not voting - Senator Darling - 1.
Tabled.
Senator Tiffany moved that Senate Amendment 1 to Senate Joint Resolution 2 be laid on the table.
hist31625The question was: Shall Senate Amendment 1 to Senate Joint Resolution 2 be laid on the table?
The ayes and noes were demanded and the vote was: ayes, 17; noes, 14; absent or not voting, 1; as follows:
Ayes - Senators Cowles, Farrow, S. Fitzgerald, Gudex, Harsdorf, Lasee, Lazich, LeMahieu, Marklein, Moulton, Nass, Olsen, Petrowski, Roth, Tiffany, Vukmir and Wanggaard - 17.
Noes - Senators Bewley, Carpenter, Erpenbach, Hansen, Harris Dodd, C. Larson, Lassa, Miller, Ringhand, Risser, Shilling, L. Taylor, Vinehout and Wirch - 14.
Absent or not voting - Senator Darling - 1.
Tabled.
hist31639Ordered to a third reading.
hist31640Senator Fitzgerald, with unanimous consent, asked that the rules be suspended and the bill be given its third reading.
Senate Joint Resolution 2
hist31641Read a third time.
Loading...
Loading...