One-Hundred and Third Regular Session
MONDAY, November 6, 2017
The Chief Clerk made the following entries under the above date.
Introduction, First Reading, and Reference of Proposals
Read and referred:
Relating to: declaring December 8, 2017, to be General Vang Pao Day in Wisconsin.
By Senators L. Taylor, Carpenter, Larson and Johnson; cosponsored by Representatives Brostoff, Stuck, Shankland, Skowronski, Goyke, Tusler, Kooyenga, Kessler, Vruwink, Hintz, Sargent, Snyder, Zepnick and Riemer.
hist78052To the committee on Senate Organization.
Relating to: recognizing Finnish Independence Centennial Day.
By Senators Bewley, Wirch and Vinehout; cosponsored by Representatives Meyers, Genrich, Sinicki, Hebl, Berceau, Zepnick, Crowley, Subeck and Tusler.
hist78053To the committee on Senate Organization.
Relating to: congratulating the Dane County Farmers' Market on its 45th anniversary.
By Senators Risser, Miller, Wirch, Ringhand, Erpenbach and Vinehout; cosponsored by Representatives C. Taylor, Hebl, Ohnstad, Ballweg, Zamarripa, Sinicki, Hesselbein, Tittl, Tusler, Berceau, Sargent, Novak, Anderson, Zepnick, Subeck, Crowley, Spreitzer, Pope, Fields and Vorpagel.
hist78054To the committee on Senate Organization.
Read first time and referred:
Relating to: nonprobate transfers of real estate, the transfer by affidavit procedure for small estates, and the payoff amount in a mortgage payoff statement.
By Senators Lasee and Olsen; cosponsored by Representatives Ballweg, Summerfield, Katsma, Horlacher, Murphy and Kulp.
hist78044To the committee on Revenue, Financial Institutions and Rural Issues.
Relating to: establishing an open season for hunting deer with muzzle-loading firearms within the Apostle Islands National Lakeshore.
By Senators Tiffany, Bewley, Moulton and Miller; cosponsored by Representatives Meyers, Kleefisch and Milroy.
hist78045To the committee on Sporting Heritage, Mining and Forestry.
Relating to: youth trapping, creating a mentored trapping license, restrictions on taking or appropriating a trap or its contents, and requirements for tagging traps.
By Senators Moulton and Olsen; cosponsored by Representatives Quinn, Stafsholt, Born, Horlacher, Kleefisch, Loudenbeck, Mursau, Ripp and Skowronski.
hist78046To the committee on Sporting Heritage, Mining and Forestry.
Relating to: the supervised business initiatives program.
By the joint legislative Audit committee.
hist78047To the committee on Workforce Development, Military Affairs and Senior Issues.
Relating to: audits performed by the Legislative Audit Bureau.
By the joint legislative Audit committee.
hist78048To the joint legislative Audit committee.
Relating to: changes affecting a first class city board of fire and police commissioners, chiefs, officers, and fire fighters, police and fire departments and boards of police and fire commissioners in other cities, villages, and certain towns, veterans preference points awarded by first class cities, and granting rule-making authority.
By Senators Wanggaard and Vukmir; cosponsored by Representatives Brandtjen, Horlacher, Hutton, Jacque, Knodl, Murphy, Novak, Ott, Sanfelippo, Skowronski, Thiesfeldt and Wichgers.
hist78049To the committee on Economic Development, Commerce and Local Government.
Relating to: impersonation of another on social media and providing criminal penalties.
By Senators Bewley and Olsen; cosponsored by Representatives Kulp, Quinn, Tittl, Kolste, Berceau, Subeck, Neylon, Spreitzer and Spiros.
hist78050To the committee on Judiciary and Public Safety.
Relating to: competitive integrated employment of persons with a disability and granting rule-making authority.
By Senators Tiffany, Feyen, Johnson, Hansen, Miller, Ringhand, Olsen, Petrowski, Cowles, Moulton, Darling, Marklein, Risser and Testin; cosponsored by Representatives Edming, Anderson, Sargent, Rohrkaste, Steffen, Berceau, Katsma, Kolste, E. Brooks, Krug, Genrich, Loudenbeck, Spiros, Crowley, Riemer, Macco, Vruwink, Pope, Considine, Petryk, Ripp, Fields, Knodl, Mursau, Sinicki, R. Brooks, Weatherston, Horlacher, Petersen, Jacque, Kooyenga, Allen and Shankland.
hist78051To the committee on Workforce Development, Military Affairs and Senior Issues.
Advice and Consent of the Senate
State of Wisconsin
Office of the Governor
November 6, 2017
The Honorable, the Senate:
I am pleased to nominate and with the advice and consent of the Senate, do appoint GEORGIA E. MAXWELL, of Madison, as a Commissioner on the Labor and Industry Review Commission, to serve for the term ending March 1, 2019.
hist78042Read and referred to the committee on Labor and Regulatory Reform.
Messages from the Assembly Considered
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.
hist78075Read first time and referred to the committee on Insurance, Housing and Trade.
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.
hist78073Read first time and referred to the committee on Senate Organization.
Assembly Bill 399