AB 92 - An Act Relating to Eliminating the Enrollment Cap for the Milwaukee Parental Choice Program and Extending the Program to Permit Private Schools Located in Milwaukee County to Participate.

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An Act to repeal 119.23 (2) (b); to renumber and amend 119.23 (7) (d) 1.; to amend 119.23 (2) (a) (intro.), 119.23 (2) (a) 3. and 119.23 (10) (a) 2.; and to create 119.23 (2) (a) 3m. and 119.23 (7) (d) 1. a. of the statutes; relating to: eliminating the enrollment cap for the Milwaukee Parental Choice Program and extending the program to permit private schools located in Milwaukee County to… More
An Act to repeal 119.23 (2) (b); to renumber and amend 119.23 (7) (d) 1.; to amend 119.23 (2) (a) (intro.), 119.23 (2) (a) 3. and 119.23 (10) (a) 2.; and to create 119.23 (2) (a) 3m. and 119.23 (7) (d) 1. a. of the statutes; relating to: eliminating the enrollment cap for the Milwaukee Parental Choice Program and extending the program to permit private schools located in Milwaukee County to participate. Hide
 
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The bill was voted on by the Assembly on May 10, 2011. 
Assembly Vote: On Passage

PASSED on May 10, 2011.

voted YES: 57 voted NO: 36
0 voted present/not voting

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An Act Relating to Eliminating the Enrollment Cap for the Milwaukee Parental Choice Program and Extending the Program to Permit Private Schools Located in Milwaukee County to Participate.

AB 92 — 2011-2012 Legislature

Summary
An Act to repeal 119.23 (2) (b); to renumber and amend 119.23 (7) (d) 1.; to amend 119.23 (2) (a) (intro.), 119.23 (2) (a) 3. and 119.23 (10) (a) 2.; and to create 119.23 (2) (a) 3m. and 119.23 (7) (d) 1. a. of the statutes; relating to: eliminating the enrollment cap for the Milwaukee Parental Choice Program and extending the program to permit private schools located in Milwaukee County to participate.
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Title
An Act Relating to Eliminating the Enrollment Cap for the Milwaukee Parental Choice Program and Extending the Program to Permit Private Schools Located in Milwaukee County to Participate.
Author(s)
Mark Honadel, Chris Kapenga
Co-Sponsor(s)
    Subjects
    • Public Services
    • Education
    • State Agencies
    • Municipal and County Issues
    Major Actions
    Introduced4/12/2011
    Passed Assembly5/10/2011
    Bill History
    Chamber/CommitteeMotionDateResult
    currently selectedAssemblyRead a third time and passed, Ayes 57, Noes 36, Paired 25/10/2011This bill PASSED the Assembly
    57 voted YES 36 voted NO 0 voted present/not voting
    ActionDateDescription
    Introduced4/12/2011
    4/12/2011Introduced by Representatives Honadel and Kapenga
    4/12/2011Read first time and referred to committee on Education
    4/18/2011Fiscal estimate received
    4/19/2011Public hearing held
    4/26/2011Assembly amendment 1 offered by Representative Hintz
    4/26/2011Assembly amendment 2 offered by Representative Hintz
    4/26/2011Executive action taken
    4/27/2011Report passage recommended by committee on Education, Ayes 7, Noes 4
    4/27/2011Referred to committee on Rules
    5/03/2011Withdrawn from committee on Rules and referred to joint committee on Finance pursuant to Assembly Rule 24 (3)(a)
    5/05/2011Executive action taken
    5/05/2011Assembly amendment 3 offered by joint committee on Finance
    5/05/2011Assembly amendment 4 offered by joint committee on Finance
    5/05/2011Report passage, with emergency statement attached, pursuant to s. 16.47 (2), Wisconsin Statutes, recommended by joint committee on Finance
    5/05/2011Referred to committee on Rules
    5/05/2011Placed on calendar 5-10-2011 by committee on Rules
    5/10/2011Read a second time
    5/10/2011Assembly amendment 5 offered by Representatives Kessler, Richards, Sinicki, Zamarripa, Pasch, Turner, Danou, Mason, D. Cullen, Grigsby, Zepnick, Toles and Krusick
    5/10/2011Assembly amendment 5 placed after Assembly amendment 17
    5/10/2011Assembly amendment 6 offered by Representative Sinicki
    5/10/2011Assembly amendment 6 laid on table, Ayes 57, Noes 37
    5/10/2011Assembly amendment 7 offered by Representative Sinicki
    5/10/2011Assembly amendment 7 laid on table, Ayes 57, Noes 37
    5/10/2011Assembly amendment 8 offered by Representative Sinicki
    5/10/2011Assembly amendment 8 laid on table, Ayes 57, Noes 37
    5/10/2011Assembly amendment 9 offered by Representative Sinicki
    5/10/2011Assembly amendment 9 laid on table, Ayes 57, Noes 37
    5/10/2011Assembly amendment 10 offered by Representative Sinicki
    5/10/2011Assembly amendment 10 withdrawn and returned to author
    5/10/2011Assembly amendment 11 offered by Representative Sinicki
    5/10/2011Assembly amendment 11 withdrawn and returned to author
    5/10/2011Assembly amendment 12 offered by Representative Sinicki
    5/10/2011Assembly amendment 12 laid on table, Ayes 57, Noes 37
    5/10/2011Assembly amendment 13 offered by Representative Hintz
    5/10/2011Assembly amendment 13 laid on table, Ayes 57, Noes 37
    5/10/2011Assembly amendment 14 offered by Representative Hintz
    5/10/2011Assembly amendment 14 laid on table, Ayes 57, Noes 37
    5/10/2011Assembly amendment 15 offered by Representatives Krusick, Fields and Sinicki
    5/10/2011Assembly amendment 15 laid on table, Ayes 64, Noes 30
    5/10/2011Assembly amendment 16 offered by Representative Grigsby
    5/10/2011Assembly amendment 16 laid on table, Ayes 57, Noes 37
    5/10/2011Assembly amendment 17 offered by Representative Grigsby
    5/10/2011Assembly amendment 17 laid on table, Ayes 56, Noes 38
    5/10/2011Assembly amendment 5 laid on table, Ayes 77, Noes 17
    5/10/2011Representative Kooyenga added as a coauthor
    5/10/2011Ordered to a third reading
    5/10/2011Rules suspended
    currently selectedAssembly Vote on Passage5/10/2011Read a third time and passed, Ayes 57, Noes 36, Paired 2
    5/10/2011Ordered immediately messaged
    5/11/2011Received from Assembly
    5/11/2011Read first time and referred to committee on Education
    3/23/2012Failed to concur in pursuant to Senate Joint Resolution 1

    Total contributions given to Assemblymembers from interest groups that…

    $6,134
    $0
    $20,477
    $4,936
    $31,547
    6.9 times as much
    $97,605
    $19,725
    $53,775
    $1,775
    $31,791
    $1,150
    $10,334
    $216,155
    8 Organizations Supported and 12 Opposed; See Which Ones

    Organizations that took a position on
    An Act Relating to Eliminating the Enrollment Cap for the Milwaukee Parental Choice Program and Extending the Program to Permit Private Schools Located in Milwaukee County to Participate.: Read a third time and passed, Ayes 57, Noes 36, Paired 2

    8 organizations supported this bill

    American Federation for Children
    American Federation for Children (2011, April 13). Organizations Lobbying on AB 92. Retrieved August 12, 2011, from State of Wisconsin Government Accountability Board Lobbying Database.
    International Association of Fire Fighters
    Milwaukee Professional Fire Fighters Association (2011, April 23). Organizations Lobbying on AB 92. Retrieved August 12, 2011, from State of Wisconsin Government Accountability Board Lobbying Database.
    Metropolitan Milwaukee Association of Commerce
    Metropolitan Milwaukee Association of Commerce (2011, April 19). Organizations Lobbying on AB 92. Retrieved August 12, 2011, from State of Wisconsin Government Accountability Board Lobbying Database.
    Milwaukee Police Association
    Milwaukee Police Association (2011, April 20). Organizations Lobbying on AB 92. Retrieved August 12, 2011, from State of Wisconsin Government Accountability Board Lobbying Database.
    School Choice Wisconsin
    School Choice Wisconsin (2011, April 14). Organizations Lobbying on AB 92. Retrieved August 12, 2011, from State of Wisconsin Government Accountability Board Lobbying Database.
    Wisconsin Catholic Conference
    Wisconsin Catholic Conference (2011, April 20). Organizations Lobbying on AB 92. Retrieved August 12, 2011, from State of Wisconsin Government Accountability Board Lobbying Database.
    Wisconsin Council Of Religious And Independent Schools
    Wisconsin Council of Religious and Independent Schools (2011, April 15). Organizations Lobbying on AB 92. Retrieved August 12, 2011, from State of Wisconsin Government Accountability Board Lobbying Database.
    Wisconsin Family Action Inc
    Wisconsin Family Action Inc (2011, April 20). Organizations Lobbying on AB 92. Retrieved August 12, 2011, from State of Wisconsin Government Accountability Board Lobbying Database.

    12 organizations opposed this bill

    AFL-CIO
    Wisconsin State AFL-CIO (2011, April 19). Organizations Lobbying on AB 92. Retrieved August 12, 2011, from State of Wisconsin Government Accountability Board Lobbying Database.
    American Civil Liberties Union of Wisconsin
    American Civil Liberties Union of Wisconsin Inc (2011, May 5). Organizations Lobbying on AB 92. Retrieved August 12, 2011, from State of Wisconsin Government Accountability Board Lobbying Database.
    Association of Wisconsin School Administrators
    Association of Wisconsin School Administrators (2011, April 21). Organizations Lobbying on AB 92. Retrieved August 12, 2011, from State of Wisconsin Government Accountability Board Lobbying Database.
    City of Milwaukee
    City of Milwaukee (2011, April 15). Organizations Lobbying on AB 92. Retrieved August 12, 2011, from State of Wisconsin Government Accountability Board Lobbying Database.
    Disability Rights Wisconsin
    Disability Rights Wisconsin (2011, April 21). Organizations Lobbying on AB 92. Retrieved August 12, 2011, from State of Wisconsin Government Accountability Board Lobbying Database.
    Milwaukee Public Schools
    Milwaukee Public Schools (2011, May 4). Organizations Lobbying on AB 92. Retrieved August 12, 2011, from State of Wisconsin Government Accountability Board Lobbying Database.
    National Education Association
    Wisconsin Education Association Council (2011, April 14). Organizations Lobbying on AB 92. Retrieved August 12, 2011, from State of Wisconsin Government Accountability Board Lobbying Database.
    Wisconsin Association of School Boards
    Wisconsin Association of School Boards Inc (2011, April 19). Organizations Lobbying on AB 92. Retrieved August 12, 2011, from State of Wisconsin Government Accountability Board Lobbying Database.
    Wisconsin Association of School Business Officials
    Wisconsin Association of School Business Officials (2011, April 21). Organizations Lobbying on AB 92. Retrieved August 12, 2011, from State of Wisconsin Government Accountability Board Lobbying Database.
    Wisconsin Association of School District Administrators
    Wisconsin Association of School District Administrators (2011, April 21). Organizations Lobbying on AB 92. Retrieved August 12, 2011, from State of Wisconsin Government Accountability Board Lobbying Database.
    Wisconsin Council for Administrators of Special Services
    Wisconsin Council for Administrators of Special Services (2011, April 21). Organizations Lobbying on AB 92. Retrieved August 12, 2011, from State of Wisconsin Government Accountability Board Lobbying Database.
    Wisconsin School Social Workers Association
    Wisconsin School Social Workers Association (2011, May 17). Organizations Lobbying on AB 92. Retrieved August 12, 2011, from State of Wisconsin Government Accountability Board Lobbying Database.

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    Includes reported contributions to campaigns of Assemblymembers in office on day of vote, from interest groups invested in the vote according to MapLight, August 1, 2010 – July 31, 2012.
    Contributions data source: Wisconsin Democracy Campaign

    Contributions by Legislator

    Namesort iconPartyDistrict$ From Interest Groups
    That Supported
    $ From Interest Groups
    That Opposed
    Vote
    Tyler AugustRWI-32$700$50Yes
    Joan BallwegRWI-41$500$100Yes
    Terese BerceauDWI-76$0$1,000No
    Penny Bernard SchaberDWI-57$0$3,929No
    Kathy BernierRWI-68$0$1,000Yes
    Janet BewleyDWI-74$300$5,713No
    Garey BiesRWI-1$200$300Yes
    Ed BrooksRWI-50$0$1,550Yes
    Fred ClarkDWI-42$651$33,037No
    Elizabeth CoggsDWI-10$0$1,200No
    David CullenDWI-13$0$225No
    Chris DanouDWI-91$0$1,150No
    Mike EndsleyRWI-26$0$100Yes
    Paul FarrowRWI-98$100$450Yes
    Jason FieldsDWI-11$0$600No
    Jeff FitzgeraldRWI-39$0$700Yes
    Tamara GrigsbyDWI-18$0$500No
    Gary HeblDWI-46$0$1,000No
    Gordon HintzDWI-54$100$1,200No
    Mark HonadelRWI-21$500$600Yes
    Brett HulseyDWI-77$150$3,530No
    Andre JacqueRWI-2$0$100Yes
    Andy JorgensenDWI-37$200$3,600No
    Chris KapengaRWI-33$0$200Yes
    Dean KaufertRWI-55$0$675Yes
    Samantha KerkmanRWI-66$100$0Yes
    Frederick KesslerDWI-12$0$2,350No
    Steve KestellRWI-27$0$1,275Yes
    Joel KleefischRWI-38$100$700Yes
    John KlenkeRWI-88$0$0Yes
    Joe KnilansRWI-44$600$550Yes
    Dan KnodlRWI-24$0$200Yes
    Dean KnudsonRWI-30$350$1,750Yes
    Dale KooyengaRWI-14$750$666Yes
    Bill KramerRWI-97$1,275$950Yes
    Scott KrugRWI-72$450$100Yes
    Peggy KrusickDWI-7$350$200No
    Mike KuglitschRWI-84$500$0Yes
    Tom LarsonRWI-67$250$210Yes
    Dan LeMahieuRWI-59$0$500Yes
    Michelle LitjensRWI-56$100$300Yes
    Amy LoudenbeckRWI-45$0$800Yes
    Howard MarkleinRWI-51$550$500Yes
    Cory MasonDWI-62$1,240$6,840No
    Dan MeyerRWI-34$0$350Yes
    Nick MilroyDWI-73$0$1,853No
    Louis MolepskeDWI-71$200$850No
    Jeff MursauRWI-36$0$0Yes
    John MurthaRWI-29$0$400Yes
    Stephen NassRWI-31$100$400Yes
    Lee NerisonRWI-96$0$150Yes
    John NygrenRWI-89$831$1,050Yes
    Alvin OttRWI-3$350$0Yes
    Jim OttRWI-23$0$200Yes
    Sandy PaschDWI-22$6,788$52,017No
    Kevin PetersenRWI-40$500$0Yes
    Warren PetrykRWI-93$0$550Yes
    Mark PocanDWI-78$0$1,450No
    Sondy Pope-RobertsDWI-79$1,500$4,250No
    Mark RadcliffeDWI-92$0$600No
    Jon RichardsDWI-19$0$1,200No
    Janis RinghandDWI-80$100$9,628No
    Keith RippRWI-47$0$0Yes
    Roger RivardRWI-75$250$0Yes
    Kelda Helen RoysDWI-81$0$700No
    Donna SeidelDWI-85$3,503$12,370No
    Erik SeversonRWI-28$0$1,125Yes
    Jennifer ShillingDWI-95$1,346$25,641No
    Christine SinickiDWI-20$0$1,500No
    Richard SpanbauerRWI-53$850$500Yes
    Tony StaskunasDWI-15$250$500No
    John SteinbrinkDWI-65$200$600No
    Jim SteinekeRWI-5$300$100Yes
    Jeff StoneRWI-82$250$750Yes
    Pat StrachotaRWI-58$0$0Yes
    Scott SuderRWI-69$0$250Yes
    Gary TauchenRWI-6$350$0Yes
    Jeremy ThiesfeldtRWI-52$0$150Yes
    Tom TiffanyRWI-35$0$1,100Yes
    Barbara TolesDWI-17$0$450No
    Travis TranelRWI-49$100$250Yes
    Robert TurnerDWI-61$1,833$975No
    Karl Van RoyRWI-90$0$100Yes
    Robin VosRWI-63$500$2,675Yes
    Amy Sue VruwinkDWI-70$200$1,407No
    Chad WeiningerRWI-4$0$1,200Yes
    Mary WilliamsRWI-87$0$550Yes
    Evan WynnRWI-43$380$500Yes
    Leon YoungDWI-16$0$500No
    JoCasta ZamarripaDWI-8$350$5,663No
    Josh ZepnickDWI-9$500$1,250No
    Bob ZiegelbauerIWI-25$0$0Yes

    Add Data Filters:

    Legislator Filters
    Legislator Filters
    NamePartyDistrict$ From Interest Groups
    That Supported
    $ From Interest Groups
    That Opposed
    Vote
    Tyler AugustRWI-32$700$50Yes
    Joan BallwegRWI-41$500$100Yes
    Terese BerceauDWI-76$0$1,000No
    Penny Bernard SchaberDWI-57$0$3,929No
    Kathy BernierRWI-68$0$1,000Yes
    Janet BewleyDWI-74$300$5,713No
    Garey BiesRWI-1$200$300Yes
    Ed BrooksRWI-50$0$1,550Yes
    Fred ClarkDWI-42$651$33,037No
    Elizabeth CoggsDWI-10$0$1,200No
    David CullenDWI-13$0$225No
    Chris DanouDWI-91$0$1,150No
    Mike EndsleyRWI-26$0$100Yes
    Paul FarrowRWI-98$100$450Yes
    Jason FieldsDWI-11$0$600No
    Jeff FitzgeraldRWI-39$0$700Yes
    Tamara GrigsbyDWI-18$0$500No
    Gary HeblDWI-46$0$1,000No
    Gordon HintzDWI-54$100$1,200No
    Mark HonadelRWI-21$500$600Yes
    Brett HulseyDWI-77$150$3,530No
    Andre JacqueRWI-2$0$100Yes
    Andy JorgensenDWI-37$200$3,600No
    Chris KapengaRWI-33$0$200Yes
    Dean KaufertRWI-55$0$675Yes
    Samantha KerkmanRWI-66$100$0Yes
    Frederick KesslerDWI-12$0$2,350No
    Steve KestellRWI-27$0$1,275Yes
    Joel KleefischRWI-38$100$700Yes
    John KlenkeRWI-88$0$0Yes
    Joe KnilansRWI-44$600$550Yes
    Dan KnodlRWI-24$0$200Yes
    Dean KnudsonRWI-30$350$1,750Yes
    Dale KooyengaRWI-14$750$666Yes
    Bill KramerRWI-97$1,275$950Yes
    Scott KrugRWI-72$450$100Yes
    Peggy KrusickDWI-7$350$200No
    Mike KuglitschRWI-84$500$0Yes
    Tom LarsonRWI-67$250$210Yes
    Dan LeMahieuRWI-59$0$500Yes
    Michelle LitjensRWI-56$100$300Yes
    Amy LoudenbeckRWI-45$0$800Yes
    Howard MarkleinRWI-51$550$500Yes
    Cory MasonDWI-62$1,240$6,840No
    Dan MeyerRWI-34$0$350Yes
    Nick MilroyDWI-73$0$1,853No
    Louis MolepskeDWI-71$200$850No
    Jeff MursauRWI-36$0$0Yes
    John MurthaRWI-29$0$400Yes
    Stephen NassRWI-31$100$400Yes
    Lee NerisonRWI-96$0$150Yes
    John NygrenRWI-89$831$1,050Yes
    Alvin OttRWI-3$350$0Yes
    Jim OttRWI-23$0$200Yes
    Sandy PaschDWI-22$6,788$52,017No
    Kevin PetersenRWI-40$500$0Yes
    Warren PetrykRWI-93$0$550Yes
    Mark PocanDWI-78$0$1,450No
    Sondy Pope-RobertsDWI-79$1,500$4,250No
    Mark RadcliffeDWI-92$0$600No
    Jon RichardsDWI-19$0$1,200No
    Janis RinghandDWI-80$100$9,628No
    Keith RippRWI-47$0$0Yes
    Roger RivardRWI-75$250$0Yes
    Kelda Helen RoysDWI-81$0$700No
    Donna SeidelDWI-85$3,503$12,370No
    Erik SeversonRWI-28$0$1,125Yes
    Jennifer ShillingDWI-95$1,346$25,641No
    Christine SinickiDWI-20$0$1,500No
    Richard SpanbauerRWI-53$850$500Yes
    Tony StaskunasDWI-15$250$500No
    John SteinbrinkDWI-65$200$600No
    Jim SteinekeRWI-5$300$100Yes
    Jeff StoneRWI-82$250$750Yes
    Pat StrachotaRWI-58$0$0Yes
    Scott SuderRWI-69$0$250Yes
    Gary TauchenRWI-6$350$0Yes
    Jeremy ThiesfeldtRWI-52$0$150Yes
    Tom TiffanyRWI-35$0$1,100Yes
    Barbara TolesDWI-17$0$450No
    Travis TranelRWI-49$100$250Yes
    Robert TurnerDWI-61$1,833$975No
    Karl Van RoyRWI-90$0$100Yes
    Robin VosRWI-63$500$2,675Yes
    Amy Sue VruwinkDWI-70$200$1,407No
    Chad WeiningerRWI-4$0$1,200Yes
    Mary WilliamsRWI-87$0$550Yes
    Evan WynnRWI-43$380$500Yes
    Leon YoungDWI-16$0$500No
    JoCasta ZamarripaDWI-8$350$5,663No
    Josh ZepnickDWI-9$500$1,250No
    Bob ZiegelbauerIWI-25$0$0Yes

    Interest Groups that supported this bill

    $ Donated
    Police & firefighters unions & associations$20,477
    Education$6,134
    Conservative/Republican$4,936
    General commerce$0

    Interest Groups that opposed this bill

    $ Donated
    Teachers unions$97,605
    Public school teachers, administrators & officials$53,775
    Welfare & Social Work$31,791
    Local Officials$19,725
    Liberal/Democrat$10,334
    Labor Unions$1,775
    Human Rights$1,150
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