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Senate Journal
One-Hundred and Fourth Regular Session
THURSDAY, April 18, 2019
The Chief Clerk made the following entries under the above date.
Introduction, First Reading, and Reference of Proposals
Read first time and referred:
hist99395Senate Bill 165
Relating to: transferability of courses between the University of Wisconsin System, technical college system, and tribally controlled and private colleges.
By Senators Stroebel, Feyen, Nass, Marklein, Wanggaard and Testin; cosponsored by Representatives Born, Zimmerman, Jagler, Duchow, Skowronski, Gundrum, Plumer, Tusler, Edming, Mursau, Brooks, Dittrich, Felzkowski, Knodl, Horlacher, Murphy, Krug, James, Kulp and Myers.
hist99762To the committee on Universities, Technical Colleges, Children and Families.
hist99401Senate Bill 166
Relating to: eligibility for physician, dentist, and health care provider educational loan assistance programs.
By Senators Darling, Bewley, Carpenter and Cowles; cosponsored by Representatives Felzkowski, Riemer, Thiesfeldt, Bowen, Duchow, Horlacher, Kolste, Kulp, Loudenbeck, Murphy, Mursau, Myers, Rohrkaste, Skowronski, Spiros, Spreitzer, Steffen, C. Taylor, Tusler, VanderMeer and Vining.
hist99763To the committee on Universities, Technical Colleges, Children and Families.
hist99579Senate Bill 167
Relating to: local reporting requirements related to general transportation aids.
By Senators Smith, Jacque, Cowles and Olsen; cosponsored by Representatives Ballweg, Spreitzer, Considine, Edming, Magnafici, Mursau, Murphy, Pope, Skowronski and Subeck.
hist99764To the committee on Transportation, Veterans and Military Affairs.
hist99580Senate Bill 168
Relating to: facilities for holding juveniles in secure custody.
By Senators Wanggaard, L. Taylor, Darling, Feyen, Johnson, Jacque and Tiffany; cosponsored by Representatives Schraa, Goyke, Bowen, Billings, Born, Brooks, Considine, Crowley, Edming, Emerson, Felzkowski, Hesselbein, James, Kitchens, Knodl, Krug, Kulp, Milroy, Mursau, Myers, Novak, Ohnstad, Pope, Ramthun, Rohrkaste, Sargent, Sinicki, Spiros, Steffen, Stubbs, Subeck, Tauchen, Vining and Zimmerman.
hist99765To the committee on Judiciary and Public Safety.
hist99634Senate Bill 169
Relating to: wetland mitigation banks, providing an exemption from emergency rule procedures, providing an exemption from rule-making procedures, and requiring the exercise of rule-making authority.
By Senators Wanggaard, Cowles, Wirch and Olsen; cosponsored by Representatives Tusler, Ohnstad, Sinicki, Kerkman and Mursau.
hist99766To the committee on Natural Resources and Energy.
hist99635Senate Bill 170
Relating to: allowing minors to operate temporary stands without a permit or license.
By Senators Kooyenga, Carpenter, Cowles, Craig, Kapenga, Marklein, Nass, Olsen, Stroebel, L. Taylor, Testin and Wanggaard; cosponsored by Representatives Horlacher, Allen, Ballweg, Brandtjen, Brooks, Dittrich, Edming, Fields, Gundrum, Katsma, Kerkman, Knodl, Kulp, Macco, Murphy, Mursau, Myers, Ohnstad, Pronschinske, Rohrkaste, Sinicki, Skowronski, Snyder, Sortwell, Spiros, Stafsholt, Steffen, Tranel, Vining, Vruwink, Wichgers and Zimmerman.
hist99767To the committee on Public Benefits, Licensing and State-Federal Relations.
hist99657Senate Bill 171
Relating to: weight limits for certain vehicles transporting maple sap or syrup.
By Senators Jacque, Testin, Bernier, Bewley and Tiffany; cosponsored by Representatives Kulp, Oldenburg, Sortwell, Mursau, Skowronski and Edming.
hist99768To the committee on Transportation, Veterans and Military Affairs.
hist99658Senate Bill 172
Relating to: the use of billboards to recruit Department of Corrections employees.
By Senators Wanggaard, L. Taylor, Cowles, Olsen and Smith; cosponsored by Representatives Bowen, Schraa, Myers, Mursau, Dittrich, Haywood, Zimmerman, Crowley, Kulp, Edming, Brooks, Thiesfeldt, Rohrkaste, Snyder, Stubbs, Brandtjen, Duchow, Steffen, Knodl, Sinicki, Rodriguez, Ohnstad, Goyke, Ramthun, Pronschinske, Spreitzer and Skowronski.
hist99769To the committee on Government Operations, Technology and Consumer Protection.
Petitions and Communications
hist99819Pursuant to Senate Rule 17 (5), Representative Subeck added as a coauthor of Assembly Joint Resolution 27.
hist99742Pursuant to Senate Rule 17 (5), Senator Risser added as a coauthor of Senate Bill 73.
hist99735Pursuant to Senate Rule 17 (5), Representative Kulp added as a cosponsor of Senate Bill 148.
hist99773Pursuant to Senate Rule 17 (5), Representative Subeck added as a cosponsor of Senate Joint Resolution 24.
State of Wisconsin
Joint Legislative Council
April 15, 2019
The Honorable, the Senate:
I am pleased to transmit to you the following report to the 2019-20 Legislature on legislation introduced by the Joint Legislative Council as well as activities of this committee:
JLCR 2019-06 Special Committee on State-Tribal Relations (2019 Assembly Bills 104, 105, 106, 107, 108, and 109).
I would appreciate your including this letter in the Journal for the information of the membership. Additional copies of this report are available to the Legislative Council offices, One East Main, Suite 401, or from our web page at
Messages from the Assembly Considered
Assembly Joint Resolution 13
Relating to: congratulating the Milwaukee Brewers on their 2018 season.
By Representatives Krug, Allen, Bowen, Considine, Duchow, Edming, Katsma, Kerkman, Kitchens, Kuglitsch, Murphy, Myers, Petryk, Plumer, Ramthun, Rohrkaste, Sargent, Sinicki, Sortwell, Spiros, Spreitzer, Subeck, C. Taylor, Thiesfeldt, Tittl, Tusler, Vorpagel, Vruwink, Wichgers and Zimmerman; cosponsored by Senators Jacque, Carpenter, Cowles, Craig, Darling, Kooyenga, Marklein, Olsen, Ringhand, Risser, L. Taylor, Wirch and Wanggaard.
hist99752Read and referred to the committee on Senate Organization.
Assembly Joint Resolution 14
Relating to: the public service of Major General Raymond A. Matera.
By Representatives Skowronski, Brandtjen, Brostoff, Crowley, Hesselbein, Horlacher, Knodl, Kuglitsch, Kurtz, Magnafici, Murphy, Sargent, Sinicki, Snyder, Sortwell, Spiros, Spreitzer, Subeck, Tauchen, Thiesfeldt, Tusler, Vorpagel and Wichgers; cosponsored by Senators Petrowski, Carpenter, Hansen, Jacque, Miller, Nass, Olsen, Ringhand, Wanggaard and Wirch.
hist99751Read and referred to the committee on Senate Organization.
Assembly Joint Resolution 15
Relating to: celebrating Saint Patrick's Day on March 17, 2019.
By Representatives Murphy, Considine, Dittrich, Duchow, Felzkowski, Hebl, Hesselbein, Horlacher, Magnafici, Oldenburg, Quinn, Rohrkaste, Sargent, Sinicki, Skowronski, Snyder, Spreitzer, Subeck, Tusler, Vruwink and Wichgers; cosponsored by Senators Testin, Cowles, Carpenter, Risser and Ringhand.
hist99750Read and referred to the committee on Senate Organization.