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Assembly Journal
One-Hundred and Third Regular Session
2:33 P.M.   TUESDAY, March 28, 2017
The Assembly met in the Assembly Chamber located in the State Capitol.
Representative Schraa in the Chair.
The Assembly dispensed with the call of the roll.
Amendments Offered
hist66034Assembly Amendment 1 to Assembly Bill 61 offered by Representatives Milroy, Hesselbein, Spreitzer, Stuck and Brostoff.
hist65939Assembly Amendment 5 to Assembly Bill 109 offered by Representative Subeck.
hist65940Assembly Amendment 6 to Assembly Bill 109 offered by Representative Subeck.
hist65941Assembly Amendment 7 to Assembly Bill 109 offered by Representative Subeck.
hist66011Assembly Amendment 1 to Assembly Bill 146 offered by Representative Bernier.
hist65947Assembly Amendment 1 to Assembly Bill 151 offered by Representative Loudenbeck.
Introduction and Reference of Proposals
Read first time and referred:
hist66049Assembly Joint Resolution 25
Relating to: proclaiming April as Child Abuse and Neglect Prevention Month in Wisconsin.
By Representatives Billings, Ballweg, Kitchens, Milroy, Jacque, Wachs, Mason, Sinicki, Goyke, Mursau, Krug, Kolste, C. Taylor, Rohrkaste, Anderson, Kessler, Spreitzer, Tauchen, Petryk, Hebl, Considine, Genrich, Vruwink, Tranel, Berceau, Crowley, Hintz, VanderMeer, Doyle, Subeck, Horlacher, Fields, Bowen, Pope, Zepnick, Schraa and E. Brooks; cosponsored by Senators Testin, Johnson, Darling, Hansen, Cowles, L. Taylor, Carpenter, Wirch, Miller, Bewley, Ringhand, C. Larson and Petrowski.
hist66050To committee on Rules.
hist65532Assembly Bill 178
Relating to: allowing court commissioners to issue search warrants for certain civil violations.
By Representatives Jacque, Skowronski, Horlacher, Murphy, Novak, Nygren, Tittl, Tusler, Allen, Thiesfeldt and Kremer; cosponsored by Senators Wanggaard and Marklein.
hist65994To committee on Judiciary.
hist65533Assembly Bill 179
Relating to: remediation of contaminated land; air pollution control requirements for certain manufacturing facilities constructed on formerly contaminated land; reassigning tax deeds on tax delinquent brownfield properties; creating a new method for the creation of environmental remediation tax incremental financing districts; loans and repayment assistance by a political subdivision for certain brownfield revitalization projects and collection of the debt by special charge; state trust fund loans for brownfield projects; conversion of business improvement districts; and annexations to business improvement districts and neighborhood improvement districts.
By Representatives Jacque, Thiesfeldt and Skowronski; cosponsored by Senators Cowles and Olsen.
hist65995To committee on Environment and Forestry.
hist65611Assembly Bill 180
Relating to: snowmobile trail use stickers and trail aids and supplemental trail aids for snowmobile trail maintenance.
By Representatives Felzkowski, Swearingen, Hesselbein, Ballweg, Bernier, Billings, Born, Brandtjen, E. Brooks, R. Brooks, Horlacher, Mursau, Ripp, Jarchow, Kitchens, Kolste, Kremer, Kulp, Milroy, Nerison, Novak, Petryk, Quinn, Schraa, Skowronski, Spiros, Summerfield, Tauchen, Thiesfeldt, Tittl, Tranel, Tusler, Vruwink, Wachs, Weatherston and Rohrkaste; cosponsored by Senators Harsdorf, Cowles, Erpenbach, Hansen, LeMahieu, Marklein, Olsen, Petrowski, Ringhand, Stroebel, Tiffany, Wirch and Bewley.
hist65996To committee on Tourism.
hist65612Assembly Bill 181
Relating to: funding for the all-terrain vehicle and utility terrain vehicle safety enhancement program and making an appropriation.
By Representatives Felzkowski, Ripp, Krug, Novak, Quinn, Nygren, Mursau, Swearingen, E. Brooks, Petryk and Kitchens; cosponsored by Senators Marklein, LeMahieu, Olsen and Stroebel.
hist65997To committee on Tourism.
hist65613Assembly Bill 182
Relating to: various changes to the pharmacy practice law and modifying rules promulgated by the Pharmacy Examining Board.
By Representatives Wichgers, Sanfelippo, Kolste, Horlacher, Jacque, Mursau, Skowronski, Novak, Murphy, Brandtjen, Spiros, Thiesfeldt, Allen, Kuglitsch, Kremer, Doyle, R. Brooks, Sinicki, E. Brooks, Subeck, Tusler, Tittl, Jagler, Knodl and Bernier; cosponsored by Senators Craig, Lasee, Moulton, Marklein, Wanggaard, Nass, Kapenga, Bewley, Hansen, Stroebel and Ringhand.
hist65998To committee on Health.
hist65631Assembly Bill 183
Relating to: growing and processing industrial hemp, granting rule-making authority, and making an appropriation.
By Representatives Kremer, Kulp, Krug, Allen, Bernier, Bowen, Brandtjen, R. Brooks, Crowley, Genrich, Jarchow, Kitchens, Kleefisch, Knodl, Kooyenga, Loudenbeck, Macco, Mursau, Nygren, Petryk, Pope, Quinn, Sargent, Schraa, Skowronski, Thiesfeldt, Tittl and Tusler; cosponsored by Senators Testin, Harsdorf, Vinehout, L. Taylor, Bewley, Craig, Feyen, C. Larson, Lasee, Moulton, Olsen and Tiffany.
hist65999To committee on Agriculture.
hist65632Assembly Bill 184
Relating to: regulating the use of certain professional credentials and providing a criminal penalty.
By Representatives Petryk, Allen, E. Brooks, Brostoff, Edming, Kerkman, Loudenbeck, Skowronski, Thiesfeldt and Weatherston; cosponsored by Senators Darling and Ringhand.
hist66000To committee on Jobs and the Economy.
hist65669Assembly Bill 185
Relating to: repealing a rule of the Department of Transportation related to the purchase of school buses for school transportation.
By Representatives Horlacher, Jarchow, Jacque, Allen, Brandtjen, Duchow, E. Brooks, R. Brooks, Edming, Felzkowski, Hutton, Katsma, Kleefisch, Kooyenga, Kremer, Kulp, Macco, Mursau, Novak, Quinn, Skowronski, Thiesfeldt, Tittl, Tusler and Weatherston; cosponsored by Senators LeMahieu, Kapenga, Marklein, Moulton, Olsen and Stroebel.
hist66001To committee on Transportation.
hist65667Assembly Bill 186
Relating to: prosecuting a person under the age of 18 with committing an act of prostitution.
By Representatives Billings, Crowley, Subeck, Doyle, Fields, Young, C. Taylor, Sargent, Goyke, Kolste, Wachs, Mason, Considine, Pope, Zamarripa, Riemer, Berceau, Spreitzer, Genrich, Mursau, E. Brooks, Kessler, Sinicki, Zimmerman, Steffen, Bowen, Zepnick, Hebl, Brostoff, Quinn, Anderson, Ohnstad and Petryk; cosponsored by Senators Harsdorf, Johnson, Darling, L. Taylor, Petrowski, Moulton, Carpenter, Olsen, Ringhand, Cowles, Vinehout, Hansen, Erpenbach, Wirch, C. Larson, Bewley and Miller.
hist66002To committee on Children and Families.
hist65709Assembly Bill 187
Relating to: certain buildings used for social events.
By Representatives Tranel, Ripp, Tauchen, Hutton, Novak, Tittl, Tusler, E. Brooks, Bernier, Krug, Macco and Skowronski; cosponsored by Senators Marklein, Lasee, Stroebel, Petrowski, Testin and Wanggaard.
hist66003To committee on Housing and Real Estate.
hist65710Assembly Bill 188
Relating to: educational requirements for taking the accounting examination or receiving a certified public accountant certificate; continuing education requirements for accounting license renewal; data-sharing programs related to accountants; peer reviews for certified public accounting firms; modifying various administrative rules promulgated by the Accounting Examining Board relating to accounting; and granting rule-making authority.
By Representatives Kooyenga, Ballweg, Berceau, Doyle, E. Brooks, R. Brooks, Katsma, Kuglitsch, Loudenbeck, Novak, Tranel, Ripp, Tusler and Wichgers; cosponsored by Senators Marklein, Cowles, Olsen and Risser.
hist66004To committee on Regulatory Licensing Reform.
hist65712Assembly Bill 189
Relating to: grants for beat patrol and specialized officers.
By Representatives Sanfelippo, Jacque, Anderson, Born, R. Brooks, Horlacher, Jagler, Kremer, Macco, Mursau, Novak, Ripp, Rohrkaste, Schraa, Skowronski, Spiros, Thiesfeldt, Tittl, Tranel, Tusler, Weatherston, Krug and VanderMeer; cosponsored by Senators Vukmir and Wanggaard.
hist66005To committee on Local Government.
hist65713Assembly Bill 190
Relating to: prohibiting local ordinances, resolutions, and policies that prohibit the enforcement of federal or state law relating to illegal aliens or immigration status, authorizing certain elective officeholders to commence an enforcement action, providing a reduction in shared revenue payments, and creating governmental liability for damages caused by illegal aliens.
By Representatives Spiros, Kremer, E. Brooks, Edming, Gannon, Jacque, Mursau, Neylon, Quinn, Skowronski, Tusler, Weatherston and Hutton; cosponsored by Senators Nass, Stroebel, Craig and Vukmir.
hist66006To committee on Local Government.
Speaker’s Communications
March 24, 2017
Representative Tyler Vorpagel
Room 127 West, State Capitol
Madison, WI 53708
Dear Representative Vorpagel:  
  Pursuant to Assembly Rule 9 (c), and at the request of Assembly Minority Leader Peter Barca, I am making a substitution to the membership of the Assembly Committee on Federalism and Interstate Relations. Effective today, Representative Jimmy Anderson is appointed to your committee, and Representative Steve Doyle is removed from said committee.
  Thank you for your consideration.
Robin J. Vos
Assembly Speaker
March 20, 2017