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Senate Journal
One-Hundred and Fourth Regular Session
FRIDAY, February 14, 2020
The Chief Clerk made the following entries under the above date.
Chief Clerk's Entries
Amendments Offered
hist117750Senate Amendment 1 to Senate Bill 774 offered by Senator Cowles.
hist117751Senate Amendment 1 to Senate Bill 775 offered by Senator Cowles.
hist117823Senate Amendment 1 to Assembly Bill 322 offered by Senator Wanggaard.
Introduction, First Reading, and Reference of Proposals
Read and referred:
hist117718Senate Joint Resolution 99
Relating to: recognizing, honoring, and commemorating the 100th anniversary of Disabled American Veterans for its century of providing service to veterans and its continuing efforts.
By Senators Fitzgerald and Roth; cosponsored by Representatives Skowronski and Kurtz.
hist117719To the committee on Senate Organization.
Read first time and referred:
hist117409Senate Bill 819
Relating to: ratification of the agreement negotiated between the state of Wisconsin and the Wisconsin Law Enforcement Association, for the 2017-19 biennium, covering employees in the public safety collective bargaining unit, and authorizing an expenditure of funds.
By the joint committee on Employment Relations.
hist117761To the committee on Senate Organization.
hist117684Senate Bill 820
Relating to: examination of building plans for public buildings, public structures, and places of employment; examination of plumbings plans; and requiring the exercise of rule-making authority.
By Senators Roth, Stroebel, Feyen, Nass and Tiffany; cosponsored by Representatives Rodriguez, Dittrich, Ballweg, Felzkowski, Gundrum, Kulp, Magnafici and Sortwell.
hist117762To the committee on Economic Development, Commerce and Trade.
hist117775Senate Bill 821
Relating to: a property tax exemption for all machinery, tools, and patterns; a reduction of state general obligation and variable rate debt supported by general purpose revenue; and increasing the maximum deduction under the individual income tax sliding scale standard deduction.
By Senators Fitzgerald, Roth and Darling; cosponsored by Representatives Vos, Steineke and Nygren.
hist117783To the joint committee on Finance.
Report of Committees
The committee on Agriculture, Revenue and Financial Institutions reported and recommended:
Senate Bill 563
Relating to: funding for certain extension services of the University of Wisconsin System and making an appropriation.
Ayes: 9 - Senators Marklein, Petrowski, Testin, Jacque, Bernier, Smith, Ringhand, Risser and Larson.
Noes: 0 - None.
The committee on Natural Resources and Energy reported and recommended:
Senate Bill 501
Relating to: the presumption of riparian rights on navigable waterways.
hist117855Senate Substitute Amendment 1 adoption.
Ayes: 5 - Senators Cowles, Olsen, Marklein, Miller and Hansen.
Noes: 0 - None.
hist117856Passage as amended.
Ayes: 5 - Senators Cowles, Olsen, Marklein, Miller and Hansen.
Noes: 0 - None.
Senate Bill 587
Relating to: the disability rating at which veterans qualify for certain hunting and fishing authorizations and exemptions from state park and trail admission fees.
hist117858Senate Substitute Amendment 1 adoption.
Ayes: 5 - Senators Cowles, Olsen, Marklein, Miller and Hansen.
Noes: 0 - None.
hist117859Passage as amended.
Ayes: 5 - Senators Cowles, Olsen, Marklein, Miller and Hansen.
Noes: 0 - None.
The committee on Senate Organization reported:
Referred to, and withdrawn from, the Joint Committee on Finance, pursuant to Senate Rule 41 (1)(e):
hist117865Assembly Bill 30
hist117866Assembly Bill 49
hist117863Senate Bill 440
hist117864Senate Bill 696
Ayes: 5 - Senators Fitzgerald, Roth, Feyen, Shilling and Bewley.
Noes: 0 - None.
Public hearing requirement waived, pursuant to Senate Rule 18 (1m):
hist117874Assembly Bill 26
hist117875Assembly Bill 30
hist117876Assembly Bill 75
hist117877Assembly Bill 86
hist117878Assembly Bill 222
hist117879Assembly Bill 293
hist117880Assembly Bill 310
hist117881Assembly Bill 327
hist117882Assembly Bill 344
hist117883Assembly Bill 434
hist117884Assembly Bill 435
hist117885Assembly Bill 437