By Senators Darling, Harris Dodd, Carpenter and Kapenga; cosponsored by Representatives Goyke, J. Ott, Jacque, Skowronski, Macco, Rodriguez, Zepnick, Brostoff, Sinicki, Johnson, Kahl, Ohnstad, Riemer, Wachs, Barnes, Bowen and Hutton.
hist46547To committee on Elections and Local Government.
Relating to: creating a refundable income tax credit for certain individuals who are making student loan payments and making an appropriation.
By Senator Gudex; cosponsored by Representatives Ohnstad and Petryk.
hist46548To committee on Revenue, Financial Institutions, and Rural Issues.
Relating to: providing an economic development grant to Prosperity Southwest Wisconsin and making an appropriation.
By Senator Marklein; cosponsored by Representatives Tranel and Novak.
hist46549To committee on Economic Development and Commerce.
Relating to: fees charged for certain coroner or medical examiner services.
By Senators Cowles and Olsen; cosponsored by Representatives Nygren, Novak, Ballweg and Loudenbeck.
hist46550To committee on Health and Human Services.
Relating to: continuing education and examination requirements for certified public accountants and modifying various administrative rules promulgated by the Accounting Examining Board relating to accounting.
By Senator Marklein; cosponsored by Representative Kooyenga.
hist46551To committee on Revenue, Financial Institutions, and Rural Issues.
Relating to: regulating the production and use of photo identification cards by local units of government.
By Senators Wanggaard, LeMahieu, Lasee, Gudex, Kapenga, Stroebel, Nass and Lazich; cosponsored by Representatives Sanfelippo, Brandtjen, Allen, Born, Craig, Duchow, Gannon, Kremer, J. Ott, Rodriguez, Skowronski and Weatherston.
hist46552To committee on Elections and Local Government.
Relating to: self-insurance by religious sects for purposes of motor vehicle financial responsibility and liability insurance requirements.
By Senators Olsen and Stroebel; cosponsored by Representatives Kulp, Jacque, Ballweg, Sanfelippo, Bernier, Thiesfeldt, Horlacher, Murphy and Macco.
hist46553To committee on Transportation and Veterans Affairs.
Relating to: municipal quotas for retail intoxicating liquor licenses.
By Senators Cowles, Hansen and Lasee; cosponsored by Representatives Steffen, Swearingen, Allen, Ballweg, R. Brooks, Gannon, Genrich, Hintz, Horlacher, Kahl, Kitchens, Kleefisch, Krug, Mursau, Nerison, Nygren, Rohrkaste and Vorpagel.
hist46554To committee on Elections and Local Government.
Relating to: various changes to the worker's compensation law, granting rule-making authority, and making an appropriation.
By Senator Nass; cosponsored by Representative Spiros, by request of Department of Workforce Development.
hist46555To committee on Labor and Government Reform.
Relating to: rights under certain agreements or qualified financial contracts.
By Senators Lasee, Olsen, Roth, Harris Dodd and Bewley; cosponsored by Representative Petersen.
hist46556To committee on Insurance, Housing, and Trade.
Relating to: special distinguishing registration plates issued by the Department of Transportation and making appropriations.
By Senators Lazich, Petrowski, Vukmir, Miller, Gudex, Wanggaard and Bewley; cosponsored by Representatives Murphy, Ripp, Kooyenga, Tauchen and Kremer.
hist46557To committee on Transportation and Veterans Affairs.
Relating to: authorizing the Wisconsin Propane Education and Research Council to levy an assessment.
By Senators Cowles, Marklein, Hansen, Gudex, Olsen, Ringhand, Roth, Bewley and Harsdorf; cosponsored by Representatives Kulp, VanderMeer, Bernier, Shankland, Murphy, Steffen, A. Ott, R. Brooks, Rohrkaste, Kahl, Subeck, Zepnick, Thiesfeldt, Heaton, Danou, Meyers, E. Brooks and Murtha.
hist46558To committee on Natural Resources and Energy.
Relating to: Wisconsin grants for technical college students and making appropriations.
By Senators Harsdorf, Gudex, L. Taylor and Ringhand; cosponsored by Representatives Heaton, Bernier, A. Ott, Petryk, E. Brooks, Skowronski and Czaja.
hist46587To committee on Universities and Technical Colleges.
Relating to: planting trees, shrubs, or hedges on the side of certain highways.
By Senator Petrowski; cosponsored by Representative Spiros.
hist46588To committee on Transportation and Veterans Affairs.
Relating to: the date on which the annual open season for hunting and trapping wolves begins.
By Senators Tiffany, Marklein and Moulton; cosponsored by Representatives A. Ott, Danou, Horlacher, Kremer, Kulp, Brandtjen, T. Larson, E. Brooks, Nygren, Tauchen, Macco, Schraa, Milroy, Edming, Mursau, Quinn, Ripp, Kleefisch and Swearingen.
hist46589To committee on Sporting Heritage, Mining, and Forestry.
Relating to: special registration plates associated with the Wisconsin Rocky Mountain Elk Foundation, childhood cancer, Whitetails Unlimited, the Boy Scouts of America, and nurses and the nursing profession, registration numbers on special registration plates, and making appropriations.
By Senators Lasee, Lazich and Wanggaard; cosponsored by Representatives Kitchens, Brandtjen, Ripp and Vos.
hist46590To committee on Transportation and Veterans Affairs.
Relating to: throwing or expelling a bodily fluid at a prosecutor and providing a criminal penalty.
By Senators Wanggaard, Nass and Olsen; cosponsored by Representatives Novak, Born, Ballweg, E. Brooks, Heaton, Horlacher, Kitchens, Kleefisch, Murphy, Mursau, A. Ott, J. Ott, Rodriguez, Rohrkaste and Spiros.
hist46591To committee on Judiciary and Public Safety.
Relating to: action required to be taken in response to a discharge of hazardous substances, exemption from liability for certain hazardous substance discharges, providing an exemption from emergency rule procedures, and granting rule-making authority.
By Senators Cowles, Lassa, Hansen, Lasee, Petrowski and Tiffany; cosponsored by Representatives Tittl, Genrich, Berceau, Czaja, Jacque, Kahl, Macco, Ohnstad, A. Ott, Petryk, Shankland, Sinicki, Steffen, Subeck, Swearingen and Nygren.
hist46592To committee on Natural Resources and Energy.
Relating to: administrative subpoena for investigating Internet crimes against children, creating an Internet crimes against children surcharge, and making an appropriation.
By Senators Wanggaard, Cowles, Gudex, Lassa, Marklein, Moulton and Olsen; cosponsored by Representatives Kleefisch, Ballweg, E. Brooks, Duchow, Heaton, Horlacher, Jorgensen, Kahl, Kremer, Kulp, T. Larson, Macco, Murphy, Novak, A. Ott, Quinn, Ripp, Rodriguez, Rohrkaste, Sanfelippo, Spiros, Tittl and Zamarripa.
hist46593To committee on Judiciary and Public Safety.
Report of Committees
The committee on Health and Human Services reports and recommends:
Assembly Bill 297
Relating to: copying, making available, and required notices on, certain vital records.
Ayes: 5 - Senators Vukmir, Moulton, LeMahieu, Carpenter and Erpenbach.
Senate Bill 304
Relating to: amending various rules promulgated by the Department of Children and Families governing the certification of child care operators, governing the licensing of child welfare agencies, and establishing standards for the operation of child care centers; and eliminating rules promulgated by the Department of Children and Families related to retaining public assistance case records.
Ayes: 5 - Senators Vukmir, Moulton, LeMahieu, Carpenter and Erpenbach.
Senate Bill 308
Relating to: appointment of a successor guardian for a child in need of protection or services and eligibility of a successor guardian for subsidized guardianship payments, providing an exemption from emergency rule procedures, and granting rule-making authority.