This is the preview version of the Wisconsin State Legislature site.
Please see http://docs.legis.wisconsin.gov for the production version.

One-Hundred and Third Regular Session

Thursday, November 2, 2017

1:00 P.M.

_________________________________

1.       Call of the Roll.

2.       Introduction, first reading and reference of proposals.

3.       Committee Reports and subsequent reference of proposals.

4.       Messages from the senate, and other communications.

5.       Consideration of conference committee reports and vetoes.

6.       Consideration of senate action on proposals approved by the assembly.

7.       Consideration of motions for reconsideration of passage or concurrence.

8.       Consideration of resolutions.

QUESTION: Shall the resolution be adopted?

Assembly Joint Resolution 81

      Relating to: the distinguished life of former representative Mickey Lehman.

      By Representative Kremer; cosponsored by Senator Stroebel.

      Placed on calendar 11-2-2017 by Committee on Rules.

Senate Joint Resolution 70

      Relating to: honoring the life and public service of Secretary Kitty Rhoades.

      By Senators Harsdorf, Risser, Bewley, Olsen, Carpenter, Cowles, Vukmir, L. Taylor, Roth, Miller, Darling, Hansen, Vinehout, Moulton, Ringhand and Nass; cosponsored by Representatives Zimmerman, Jarchow, Stafsholt, E. Brooks, Murphy, Jacque, Mursau, Kerkman, Milroy, Knodl, Quinn, Spiros, Crowley, Sargent, Subeck, Berceau, Spreitzer, Brostoff, Pope, Weatherston, Wachs, Hintz, Ott, Bowen, Billings, Rohrkaste, Steffen, Sinicki, Tauchen, Bernier, Shankland, Felzkowski, Petryk, Anderson, Hesselbein, Ballweg, Tittl, Thiesfeldt, Kooyenga, Swearingen, Ripp and VanderMeer.

      Read and referred to calendar of 11-2-2017.

 

Assembly Joint Resolution 77

      Relating to: commending Oshkosh Corporation on its 100th anniversary.

      By Representatives Hintz, Schraa, Rohrkaste, Kitchens, Spreitzer, Vruwink, C. Taylor, Hebl, Steffen, Ballweg, Crowley, Considine, Brostoff, Horlacher, Mursau, Berceau, Hesselbein, Fields, Kessler, Tittl, Subeck, Spiros, Tusler, Knodl, Genrich, Vorpagel, Zepnick and E. Brooks; cosponsored by Senators Feyen, Lasee, Marklein, Olsen, L. Taylor, Roth, Wanggaard, Vukmir and Ringhand.

      Placed on calendar 11-2-2017 by Committee on Rules.

Assembly Joint Resolution 67

      Relating to: proclaiming November 2017 as diabetes awareness month.

      By Representatives Vorpagel, Anderson, Berceau, Hebl, Hesselbein, Horlacher, Katsma, Kessler, Krug, Murphy, Novak, Petryk, Riemer, Spreitzer, Subeck, C. Taylor, Thiesfeldt, Tranel, Zepnick and Crowley; cosponsored by Senators L. Taylor, Darling, Bewley, Carpenter, Hansen, Johnson, Marklein, Nass, Olsen, Ringhand, Risser, Vinehout and Wirch.

      Placed on calendar 11-2-2017 by Committee on Rules.

Assembly Joint Resolution 76

      Relating to: honoring the 30th anniversary of the ABC apprenticeship program.

      By Representatives Murphy and Petryk.

      Placed on calendar 11-2-2017 by Committee on Rules.

Assembly Joint Resolution 80

      Relating to: proclaiming October 15th, 2017, as White Cane Safety Day.

      By Representatives Steffen, Hebl, Vruwink, Rohrkaste, Milroy, Kolste, Shankland, Tittl, Anderson, Berceau, Horlacher, Mason, Sargent, C. Taylor, Crowley, Genrich, Hesselbein, Spreitzer, Sinicki, Ripp and E. Brooks; cosponsored by Senators Johnson, Darling, Vinehout and Ringhand.

      Placed on calendar 11-2-2017 by Committee on Rules.

9.       Third reading of assembly proposals.

10.     Third reading of senate proposals.

11.     Second reading and amendment of assembly proposals.

QUESTION: Shall the proposal be ordered engrossed and read a third time?

Assembly Bill 128

      Relating to: prohibiting the group insurance board from contracting for or providing abortion services.

      By Representatives Jacque, Tusler, Brandtjen, Allen, E. Brooks, R. Brooks, Duchow, Edming, Horlacher, Hutton, Kleefisch, Kremer, Kulp, Loudenbeck, Murphy, Petersen, Petryk, Quinn, Sanfelippo, Schraa, Skowronski, Steffen, Thiesfeldt, Tittl and Wichgers; cosponsored by Senators Craig, Kapenga, Lasee, Marklein, Nass, Stroebel, Vukmir and Wanggaard.

      Report passage recommended by committee on Health, Ayes 7, Noes 3.

      Placed on calendar 11-2-2017 by Committee on Rules.

 

 

Assembly Bill 201

      Relating to: traffic violations requiring operating privilege suspension and attendance at a vehicle right-of-way course, increasing penalties for numerous traffic violations, and providing a penalty. (FE)

      By Representatives Brandtjen, Knodl, Novak, Horlacher, Weatherston, R. Brooks, Krug, Petryk, Kremer, Sanfelippo, Tittl, Considine, Rohrkaste and Tusler; cosponsored by Senators Olsen, Erpenbach and Wirch.

      Report passage recommended by committee on Criminal Justice and Public Safety, Ayes 6, Noes 4.

      Placed on calendar 11-2-2017 by Committee on Rules.

Assembly Bill 246

      Relating to: drainage districts and regulating the removal of material from certain drainage ditches. (FE)

      By Representatives Sanfelippo, Vos, Ballweg, E. Brooks, R. Brooks, Kuglitsch, Kulp, Loudenbeck, Murphy, Novak, Ripp, Skowronski, Weatherston and Wichgers; cosponsored by Senators Wanggaard and Craig.

      Report Assembly Amendment 1 adoption, Ayes 14, Noes 0, Assembly Amendment 2 adoption, Ayes 14, Noes 0, passage as amended recommended by committee on Agriculture, Ayes 13, Noes 1.

      Placed on calendar 11-2-2017 by Committee on Rules.

Assembly Bill 261

      Relating to: the Milwaukee County high-wide route. (FE)

      By Representatives Sanfelippo, Brostoff, Crowley, Fields, Goyke, Kremer, Kuglitsch, Loudenbeck, Ott, Skowronski and Hutton; cosponsored by Senators Craig, Wanggaard, Carpenter and Larson.

      Report Assembly Amendment 2 adoption, Ayes 11, Noes 0, passage as amended recommended by committee on Transportation, Ayes 13, Noes 0.

      Placed on calendar 11-2-2017 by Committee on Rules.

Assembly Bill 314

      Relating to: authorizing hunting from a mechanized lift attached to a motor vehicle.

      By Representatives Spiros, Kleefisch, Horlacher, Mursau, Skowronski, Thiesfeldt, Tusler and Weatherston; cosponsored by Senators Petrowski, Cowles and Olsen.

      Report Assembly Substitute Amendment 1 adoption, Ayes 14, Noes 0, passage as amended recommended by committee on Natural Resources and Sporting Heritage, Ayes 14, Noes 0.

      Placed on calendar 11-2-2017 by Committee on Rules.

Assembly Bill 399

      Relating to: zoning ordinances in the Lower St. Croix riverway. (FE)

      By Representatives Jarchow, Stafsholt and Zimmerman; cosponsored by Senator Harsdorf.

      Report passage recommended by committee on Natural Resources and Sporting Heritage, Ayes 8, Noes 3.

      Placed on calendar 11-2-2017 by Committee on Rules.

Assembly Bill 416

      Relating to: a higher wild animal protection surcharge for the unlawful taking of deer. (FE)

      By Representatives Edming, Krug, Kulp, Mursau, Quinn, Ripp, Swearingen, Tittl and Tusler; cosponsored by Senators Petrowski, Marklein, Olsen, Risser and Wanggaard.

      Report passage recommended by committee on Environment and Forestry, Ayes 8, Noes 0.

      Placed on calendar 11-2-2017 by Committee on Rules.

                                Assembly Substitute Amendment 1 offered by Representatives Edming and Kleefisch.

Assembly Bill 432

      Relating to: hours of instructional program for nurse aids.

      By Representatives Petryk, Bernier, Edming, Quinn, Nygren, Tusler, Rohrkaste, Zimmerman, Horlacher, Kooyenga, Kulp, Jarchow, Katsma, Murphy, Tauchen, Meyers, VanderMeer, Ripp, R. Brooks, Tittl, Petersen, Ballweg, Hutton, Vruwink, Thiesfeldt and Weatherston; cosponsored by Senators Harsdorf, Cowles, Petrowski, Moulton, Stroebel, Feyen, Marklein, Tiffany, Darling, Vinehout, Nass, Ringhand, Olsen, L. Taylor, LeMahieu and Kapenga.

      Report passage recommended by committee on Aging and Long-Term Care, Ayes 5, Noes 2.

      Placed on calendar 11-2-2017 by Committee on Rules.

Assembly Bill 441

      Relating to: issuance of sturgeon spearing licenses via raffle by the Sturgeon for Tomorrow, Inc., organization. (FE)

      By Representatives Murphy, Hintz, Berceau, Ripp, Bowen, Spreitzer and Thiesfeldt; cosponsored by Senator L. Taylor.

      Report Assembly Amendment 1 adoption, Ayes 15, Noes 0, passage as amended recommended by committee on Natural Resources and Sporting Heritage, Ayes 15, Noes 0.

      Placed on calendar 11-2-2017 by Committee on Rules.

Assembly Bill 442

      Relating to: all-terrain vehicle route signage. (FE)

      By Representatives Jacque, Ripp, Tranel, Tittl, Felzkowski, Swearingen, Edming, E. Brooks, Brostoff, Meyers, Novak and Spiros; cosponsored by Senators Cowles, Bewley, Harsdorf, Lasee and Marklein.

      Report Assembly Amendment 1 adoption, Ayes 8, Noes 0, passage as amended recommended by committee on Transportation, Ayes 11, Noes 0.

      Placed on calendar 11-2-2017 by Committee on Rules.

Assembly Bill 444

      Relating to: hospice staff transferring the controlled substances of deceased persons to drug disposal programs.

      By Representatives Ballweg, Jacque, Subeck, Berceau, Gannon, Horlacher, Kleefisch, Ripp, Spiros, Tittl and Genrich; cosponsored by Senators Harsdorf, Olsen, Bewley, Feyen, Marklein, L. Taylor, Vinehout and Wirch.

      Report passage recommended by committee on Aging and Long-Term Care, Ayes 7, Noes 0.

      Placed on calendar 11-2-2017 by Committee on Rules.

Assembly Bill 450

      Relating to: retail sales of alcohol beverages at the Ozaukee County fairgrounds.

      By Representatives R. Brooks and Ohnstad; cosponsored by Senators Stroebel and Darling.

      Report Assembly Amendment 1 adoption, Ayes 13, Noes 0, passage as amended recommended by committee on State Affairs, Ayes 13, Noes 0.

      Placed on calendar 11-2-2017 by Committee on Rules.

Assembly Bill 455

      Relating to: age and hunting restrictions applicable to the hunting mentorship program.

      By Representatives Stafsholt, Kleefisch, R. Brooks, Edming, Felzkowski, Gannon, Jarchow, Krug, Kulp, Mursau, Ripp, Skowronski and Tittl; cosponsored by Senators Moulton, Craig and Tiffany.

      Report passage recommended by committee on Natural Resources and Sporting Heritage, Ayes 10, Noes 4.

      Placed on calendar 11-2-2017 by Committee on Rules.

Assembly Bill 464

      Relating to: the maximum height of pole traps.

      By Representatives Edming, Gannon, Jarchow, Kremer, Krug, Milroy, Mursau, Ripp, Schraa and Tauchen; cosponsored by Senators Petrowski, Fitzgerald, Olsen, Testin and Tiffany.

      Report passage recommended by committee on Natural Resources and Sporting Heritage, Ayes 15, Noes 0.

      Placed on calendar 11-2-2017 by Committee on Rules.

Assembly Bill 477

      Relating to: supplemental aid for school districts with a large area.

      By Representatives Mursau, Thiesfeldt, Kitchens, Jagler, Zimmerman, Rodriguez, Tusler, Quinn, Duchow, Wichgers, Pope, Genrich, Considine, Hebl, Bowen and Vruwink.

      Report passage recommended by committee on Education, Ayes 13, Noes 0.

      Placed on calendar 11-2-2017 by Committee on Rules.

Assembly Bill 484

      Relating to: changing the residency requirements for town sanitary district commissioners.

      By Representatives Swearingen, Jarchow, Bernier, R. Brooks, E. Brooks, Edming, Felzkowski, Krug, Mursau, Novak, Ripp, Spiros, Summerfield, Tusler and VanderMeer; cosponsored by Senators Tiffany, Olsen and Testin.

      Report passage recommended by committee on Environment and Forestry, Ayes 7, Noes 1.

      Placed on calendar 11-2-2017 by Committee on Rules.

Assembly Bill 490

      Relating to: resident deer hunting license, archer hunting license, and crossbow hunting license fees imposed for a veteran who is 70 years of age or older. (FE)

      By Representatives Skowronski, Kulp, R. Brooks, Mursau, Tusler, Milroy, Pronschinske and Edming; cosponsored by Senators Testin and Olsen.

      Report passage recommended by committee on Natural Resources and Sporting Heritage, Ayes 13, Noes 0.

      Placed on calendar 11-2-2017 by Committee on Rules.

Assembly Bill 491

      Relating to: the fee for a first-time annual fishing license for residents who are 16 or 17 years old or who are 65 years old or older. (FE)

      By Representatives Duchow, E. Brooks, Genrich, Horlacher, Kleefisch, Krug, Mursau, Ripp, Subeck, Thiesfeldt, Tusler and Pronschinske; cosponsored by Senators Moulton, Marklein and Olsen.

      Report passage recommended by committee on Natural Resources and Sporting Heritage, Ayes 13, Noes 0.

      Placed on calendar 11-2-2017 by Committee on Rules.

Assembly Bill 494

      Relating to: allowing local public officials to receive anything of value that the Wisconsin Economic Development Corporation or the Department of Tourism is authorized to provide.

      By Representatives August, Loudenbeck, Steffen, Kulp, Gannon, Ripp, Felzkowski and Kuglitsch; cosponsored by Senator Nass.

      Report passage recommended by committee on State Affairs, Ayes 10, Noes 2.

      Placed on calendar 11-2-2017 by Committee on Rules.

Assembly Bill 499

      Relating to: the regulation of nonferrous metallic mining, prospecting, exploration, and bulk sampling, repealing administrative rules relating to wetlands, granting rule-making authority, and making an appropriation. (FE)

      By Representatives Hutton, Kulp, Jarchow, Rodriguez, Horlacher, Quinn, Macco, Sanfelippo, Edming, Kremer, Gannon, Tauchen, Duchow, Kleefisch, Skowronski, Wichgers, Knodl, Bernier, Kooyenga, R. Brooks, Zimmerman and Brandtjen; cosponsored by Senators Tiffany, Fitzgerald, Darling, LeMahieu, Moulton, Feyen, Stroebel, Kapenga, Wanggaard, Craig, Lasee, Nass and Vukmir.

      Report Assembly Amendment 1 adoption, Ayes 6, Noes 3, Assembly Amendment 2 adoption, Ayes 6, Noes 3, Assembly Amendment 3 adoption, Ayes 6, Noes 3, Assembly Amendment 4 adoption, Ayes 6, Noes 3, Assembly Amendment 5 adoption, Ayes 6, Noes 3, Assembly Amendment 6 adoption, Ayes 6, Noes 3, passage as amended recommended by committee on Labor, Ayes 6, Noes 3.

      Placed on calendar 11-2-2017 by Committee on Rules.

Assembly Bill 500

      Relating to: ratification of the Enhanced Nurse Licensure Compact, extending the time limit for emergency rule procedures, and providing an exemption from emergency rule procedures. (FE)

      By Representatives VanderMeer, Tranel, Ripp, Allen, Anderson, Ballweg, Berceau, Bernier, Billings, Born, E. Brooks, R. Brooks, Crowley, Doyle, Duchow, Edming, Felzkowski, Gannon, Genrich, Hutton, Jacque, Jagler, Katsma, Kerkman, Kitchens, Kleefisch, Kooyenga, Kremer, Krug, Kuglitsch, Kulp, Loudenbeck, Macco, Mason, Meyers, Milroy, Murphy, Mursau, Nerison, Neylon, Novak, Nygren, Ott, Petersen, Petryk, Pronschinske, Quinn, Riemer, Rodriguez, Rohrkaste, Sargent, Skowronski, Snyder, Spiros, Spreitzer, Stafsholt, Steffen, Steineke, Stuck, Summerfield, Swearingen, Tauchen, Thiesfeldt, Tittl, Tusler, Vorpagel, Wachs, Wichgers, Zimmerman, Shankland, Kolste and Brostoff; cosponsored by Senators Marklein, Cowles, Olsen, Bewley, Carpenter, Darling, Erpenbach, Feyen, Hansen, Harsdorf, Johnson, LeMahieu, Moulton, Nass, Petrowski, Ringhand, Roth, Shilling, Testin, Tiffany, Vinehout, Wanggaard and Wirch.

      Report passage recommended by committee on Health, Ayes 10, Noes 0.

      Placed on calendar 11-2-2017 by Committee on Rules.

 

 

Assembly Bill 528

      Relating to: restrictions on the hunting of antlerless deer by members of a group hunting party.

      By Representatives Bernier, Milroy, Kleefisch, Berceau, Mursau and Swearingen; cosponsored by Senators Moulton and Bewley.

      Report Assembly Substitute Amendment 1 adoption, Ayes 13, Noes 0, passage as amended recommended by committee on Natural Resources and Sporting Heritage, Ayes 13, Noes 0.

      Placed on calendar 11-2-2017 by Committee on Rules.

Assembly Bill 529

      Relating to: requirements for certain services covered under the Medical Assistance program. (FE)

      By Representative Nygren; cosponsored by Senator Vukmir.

      Report passage recommended by committee on Health, Ayes 9, Noes 0.

      Placed on calendar 11-2-2017 by Committee on Rules.

Assembly Bill 532

      Relating to: one-call system enforcement and other requirements, Public Service Commission authority regarding state energy policy, settlements between parties in Public Service Commission dockets, various public utility regulatory requirements, the regulation of utility facilities under a county construction site erosion control and storm water management zoning ordinance, granting rule-making authority, and providing a penalty. (FE)

      By Representative Kuglitsch; cosponsored by Senator LeMahieu, by request of Public Service Commission.

      Report Assembly Substitute Amendment 1 adoption, Ayes 11, Noes 3, passage as amended recommended by committee on Energy and Utilities, Ayes 10, Noes 4.

      Placed on calendar 11-2-2017 by Committee on Rules.

Assembly Bill 288

      Relating to: eligibility for a job access loan to repair or purchase a vehicle. (FE)

      By Representatives Stuck, Horlacher, Sanfelippo, Allen, Anderson, Brandtjen, R. Brooks, Crowley, Doyle, Fields, Katsma, Kolste, Krug, Pope, Skowronski, Spiros, Summerfield, Tusler, Wichgers and Young; cosponsored by Senators Kapenga and Nass.

      Report Assembly Amendment 2 adoption, Ayes 13, Noes 0, passage as amended recommended by committee on Workforce Development, Ayes 13, Noes 0.

      Placed on calendar 11-2-2017 by Committee on Rules.

Assembly Bill 461

      Relating to: hunting approvals issued to certain terminally ill individuals. (FE)

      By Representatives Milroy, Kleefisch, Ballweg, Berceau, Brostoff, Doyle, Genrich, Hesselbein, Horlacher, Kolste, Mason, Mursau, Shankland, Spreitzer, Spiros, Subeck, Tittl, Tusler and Wachs; cosponsored by Senators Moulton, Miller, Hansen, Marklein and Ringhand.

      Report Assembly Amendment 2 adoption, Ayes 15, Noes 0, passage as amended recommended by committee on Natural Resources and Sporting Heritage, Ayes 15, Noes 0.

      Placed on calendar 11-2-2017 by Committee on Rules.

12.     Second reading and amendment of senate proposals.

QUESTION: Shall the proposal be ordered to a third reading?

Senate Bill 99

      Relating to: designating and marking the Richard A. Grobschmidt Memorial Bridge.

      By Senators Darling, Larson, Vukmir, Wirch, Carpenter, Cowles, Erpenbach, L. Taylor, Harsdorf and Olsen; cosponsored by Representatives Jagler, Sinicki, Rodriguez, Milroy, Brostoff, Berceau, Pope, Vruwink, Crowley, Fields, Allen, E. Brooks and Anderson.

      Report concurrence recommended by committee on Transportation, Ayes 11, Noes 0.

      Placed on calendar 11-2-2017 by Committee on Rules.

Senate Bill 221

      Relating to: eligibility for a job access loan to repair or purchase a vehicle. (FE)

      By Senators Kapenga and Nass; cosponsored by Representatives Stuck, Horlacher, Sanfelippo, Allen, Anderson, Brandtjen, R. Brooks, Crowley, Doyle, Fields, Katsma, Kolste, Krug, Pope, Skowronski, Spiros, Summerfield, Tusler, Wichgers and Young.

      Read first time and referred to calendar of 11-2-2017.

Senate Bill 225

      Relating to: a uniform end date for certain open hunting and trapping seasons. (FE)

      By Senators Moulton, Miller, Cowles, Craig, Harsdorf, Ringhand, L. Taylor and Vinehout; cosponsored by Representatives Milroy, Kleefisch, Considine, Crowley, Gannon, Hesselbein, Horlacher, Kremer, Krug, Kulp, Mason, Mursau, Quinn, Ripp, Steffen, Tittl and Tusler.

      Placed on calendar 11-2-2017 by Committee on Rules.

Senate Bill 248

      Relating to: designating ginseng as the state herb.

      By Senators Petrowski and Cowles; cosponsored by Representatives Spiros, Snyder, Ballweg, E. Brooks, Edming, Kleefisch, Krug, Kulp, Mursau and Sinicki.

      Report concurrence recommended by committee on Agriculture, Ayes 12, Noes 0.

      Placed on calendar 11-2-2017 by Committee on Rules.

Senate Bill 285

      Relating to: shareholders' meetings of business corporations.

      By Senators Kapenga, Craig, Feyen, LeMahieu, Nass, Stroebel, Testin and Wanggaard; cosponsored by Representatives Jarchow, Ballweg, R. Brooks, Doyle, Gannon, Horlacher, Katsma, Kerkman, Kooyenga, Krug, Kuglitsch, Kulp, Macco, Murphy, Ripp, Rohrkaste, Sanfelippo, Spiros, Steffen, Tusler and Zepnick.

      Placed on calendar 11-2-2017 by Committee on Rules.

Senate Bill 417

      Relating to: ratification of the Enhanced Nurse Licensure Compact, extending the time limit for emergency rule procedures, and providing an exemption from emergency rule procedures. (FE)

      By Senators Marklein, Cowles, Olsen, Bewley, Carpenter, Darling, Erpenbach, Feyen, Hansen, Harsdorf, Johnson, LeMahieu, Moulton, Nass, Petrowski, Ringhand, Roth, Shilling, Testin, Tiffany, Vinehout, Wanggaard and Wirch; cosponsored by Representatives VanderMeer, Tranel, Ripp, Allen, Anderson, Ballweg, Berceau, Bernier, Billings, Born, E. Brooks, R. Brooks, Crowley, Doyle, Duchow, Edming, Felzkowski, Gannon, Genrich, Hutton, Jacque, Jagler, Katsma, Kerkman, Kitchens, Kleefisch, Kooyenga, Kremer, Krug, Kuglitsch, Kulp, Loudenbeck, Macco, Mason, Meyers, Milroy, Murphy, Mursau, Nerison, Neylon, Novak, Nygren, Ott, Petersen, Petryk, Pronschinske, Quinn, Riemer, Rodriguez, Rohrkaste, Sargent, Skowronski, Snyder, Spiros, Spreitzer, Stafsholt, Steffen, Steineke, Stuck, Summerfield, Swearingen, Tauchen, Thiesfeldt, Tittl, Tusler, Vorpagel, Wichgers, Zimmerman and Wachs.

      Read first time and referred to calendar of 11-2-2017.

13.     Motions may be offered.

14.     Announcements.

15.     Adjournment.