SB 23 - An Act Relating to Preemption of City, Village, Town, or County Ordinances Requiring Employers to Provide Employees with Leave from Employment to Deal with Family, Medical, or Health Issues.

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Summary:
An Act to amend 103.10 (1) (b) and 103.10 (1) (c); and to create 103.10 (1m) of the statutes; relating to: preemption of city, village, town, or county ordinances requiring employers to provide employees with leave from employment to deal with family, medical, or health issues.  
Status:
The bill has become law (chaptered). 
Assembly Vote: On Passage

PASSED on April 12, 2011.

voted YES: 59 voted NO: 35
0 voted present/not voting

An Act Relating to Preemption of City, Village, Town, or County Ordinances Requiring Employers to Provide Employees with Leave from Employment to Deal with Family, Medical, or Health Issues.

SB 23 — 2011-2012 Legislature

Summary
An Act to amend 103.10 (1) (b) and 103.10 (1) (c); and to create 103.10 (1m) of the statutes; relating to: preemption of city, village, town, or county ordinances requiring employers to provide employees with leave from employment to deal with family, medical, or health issues.
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Title
An Act Relating to Preemption of City, Village, Town, or County Ordinances Requiring Employers to Provide Employees with Leave from Employment to Deal with Family, Medical, or Health Issues.
Author(s)
Leah Vukmir, Glenn Grothman, Mary Lazich, Alberta Darling
Co-Sponsor(s)
Subjects
  • Legal Issues
  • Family and Children Issues
  • Municipal and County Issues
  • Labor and Employment
  • Reproductive Issues
  • State Agencies
Major Actions
Introduced2/23/2011
Passed Senate3/03/2011
Passed Assembly4/12/2011
Bill History
Chamber/CommitteeMotionDateResult
select this voteSenateRead a third time and passed, Ayes 19, Noes 03/03/2011This bill PASSED the Senate
19 voted YES 0 voted NO 14 voted present/not voting
currently selectedAssemblyRead a third time and concurred in, Ayes 59, Noes 35, Paired 24/12/2011This bill PASSED the Assembly
59 voted YES 35 voted NO 0 voted present/not voting
ActionDateDescription
Introduced2/23/2011
2/23/2011Introduced by Senators Vukmir, Grothman, Lazich and Darling;Cosponsored by Representatives Kapenga, Stone and Honadel
2/23/2011Read first time and referred to committee on Labor, Public Safety, and Urban Affairs
3/02/2011Public hearing held
3/02/2011Executive action taken
3/02/2011Report passage recommended by committee on Labor, Public Safety, and Urban Affairs, Ayes 3, Noes 0
3/02/2011Available for scheduling
3/02/2011Placed on calendar 3-3-2011 pursuant to Senate Rule 18(1)
3/03/2011Read a second time
3/03/2011Ordered to a third reading
3/03/2011Rules suspended
select this voteSenate Vote on Passage3/03/2011Read a third time and passed, Ayes 19, Noes 0
3/03/2011Ordered immediately messaged
3/08/2011Received from Senate
3/08/2011Read first time and referred to committee on Labor and Workforce Development
3/30/2011Public hearing held
4/05/2011Executive action taken
4/05/2011Report concurrence recommended by committee on Labor and Workforce Development, Ayes 6, Noes 3
4/05/2011Referred to committee on Rules
4/05/2011Made a special order of business at 11:01 A.M. on 4-12-2011 pursuant to Assembly Resolution 5
4/12/2011Representative Thiesfeldt added as a cosponsor
4/12/2011Read a second time
4/12/2011Ordered to a third reading
4/12/2011Rules suspended
currently selectedAssembly Vote on Passage4/12/2011Read a third time and concurred in, Ayes 59, Noes 35, Paired 2
4/12/2011Ordered immediately messaged
4/13/2011Received from Assembly concurred in
4/15/2011Report correctly enrolled on 4-15-2011
5/04/2011Presented to the Governor on 5-4-2011
5/06/2011Report approved by the Governor on 5-5-2011. 2011 Wisconsin Act 16
5/09/2011Published 5-19-2011

Total contributions given to Assemblymembers from interest groups that…

17 Organizations Supported and 10 Opposed; See Which Ones

Organizations that took a position on
An Act Relating to Preemption of City, Village, Town, or County Ordinances Requiring Employers to Provide Employees with Leave from Employment to Deal with Family, Medical, or Health Issues.: Read a third time and concurred in, Ayes 59, Noes 35, Paired 2

17 organizations supported this bill

Associated General Contractors of America
Associated General Contractors of Greater Milwaukee Inc (2011, April 1). Organizations Lobbying on SB 23. Retrieved August 12, 2011, from State of Wisconsin Government Accountability Board Lobbying Database.
Association of Wisconsin Tourism Attractions
Association of Wisconsin Tourism Attractions (2011, March 17). Organizations Lobbying on SB 23. Retrieved August 12, 2011, from State of Wisconsin Government Accountability Board Lobbying Database.
Greater Madison Chamber of Commerce, Inc.
Greater Madison Chamber of Commerce, Inc. (2011, March 3). Organizations Lobbying on SB 23. Retrieved August 12, 2011, from State of Wisconsin Government Accountability Board Lobbying Database.
Metropolitan Milwaukee Association of Commerce
Metropolitan Milwaukee Association of Commerce (2011, March 1). Organizations Lobbying on SB 23. Retrieved August 12, 2011, from State of Wisconsin Government Accountability Board Lobbying Database.
MillerCoors
MillerCoors LLC (2011, February 25). Organizations Lobbying on SB 23. Retrieved August 12, 2011, from State of Wisconsin Government Accountability Board Lobbying Database.
National Restaurant Association
Wisconsin Restaurant Association (2011, April 12). Organizations Lobbying on SB 23. Retrieved August 12, 2011, from State of Wisconsin Government Accountability Board Lobbying Database.
Tool & Die Machinists Association Of Wisconsin
Tool & Die Machinists Association Of Wisconsin (2011, March 31). Organizations Lobbying on SB 23. Retrieved August 12, 2011, from State of Wisconsin Government Accountability Board Lobbying Database.
Wisconsin Automobile & Truck Dealers Association
Wisconsin Automobile & Truck Dealers Association Inc (2011, March 25). Organizations Lobbying on SB 23. Retrieved August 12, 2011, from State of Wisconsin Government Accountability Board Lobbying Database.
Wisconsin Car Rental Alliance
Wisconsin Car Rental Alliance (2011, March 9). Organizations Lobbying on SB 23. Retrieved August 12, 2011, from State of Wisconsin Government Accountability Board Lobbying Database.
Wisconsin Grocers Association
Wisconsin Grocers Association, Inc. (2011, March 4). Organizations Lobbying on SB 23. Retrieved August 12, 2011, from State of Wisconsin Government Accountability Board Lobbying Database.
Wisconsin Independent Businesses Inc
Wisconsin Independent Businesses Inc (2011, March 29). Organizations Lobbying on SB 23. Retrieved August 12, 2011, from State of Wisconsin Government Accountability Board Lobbying Database.
Wisconsin Innkeepers Association
Wisconsin Innkeepers Association (2011, March 29). Organizations Lobbying on SB 23. Retrieved August 12, 2011, from State of Wisconsin Government Accountability Board Lobbying Database.
Wisconsin Manufacturers & Commerce
Wisconsin Manufacturers & Commerce (2011, February 24). Organizations Lobbying on SB 23. Retrieved August 12, 2011, from State of Wisconsin Government Accountability Board Lobbying Database.
Wisconsin Motor Carriers Association
Wisconsin Motor Carriers Association (2011, March 2). Organizations Lobbying on SB 23. Retrieved August 12, 2011, from State of Wisconsin Government Accountability Board Lobbying Database.
Wisconsin Petroleum Marketers & Convenience Store Association
Wisconsin Petroleum Marketers & Convenience Store Association (2011, March 28). Organizations Lobbying on SB 23. Retrieved August 12, 2011, from State of Wisconsin Government Accountability Board Lobbying Database.
Wisconsin Transportation Builders Association
Wisconsin Transportation Builders Association (2011, April 25). Organizations Lobbying on SB 23. Retrieved August 12, 2011, from State of Wisconsin Government Accountability Board Lobbying Database.
Wisconsin Underground Contractors Association
Wisconsin Underground Contractors Association (2011, March 3). Organizations Lobbying on SB 23. Retrieved August 12, 2011, from State of Wisconsin Government Accountability Board Lobbying Database.

10 organizations opposed this bill

AFL-CIO
Wisconsin State AFL-CIO (2011, March 1). Organizations Lobbying on SB 23. Retrieved August 12, 2011, from State of Wisconsin Government Accountability Board Lobbying Database.
Brotherhood of Locomotive Engineers and Trainmen
Brotherhood of Locomotive Engineers and Trainmen (2011, May 13). Organizations Lobbying on SB 23. Retrieved August 12, 2011, from State of Wisconsin Government Accountability Board Lobbying Database.
Citizen Action of Wisconsin
Citizen Action of Wisconsin (2011, March 3). Organizations Lobbying on SB 23. Retrieved August 12, 2011, from State of Wisconsin Government Accountability Board Lobbying Database.
Coalition of Wisconsin Aging Groups
Coalition of Wisconsin Aging Groups Inc (2011, March 3). Organizations Lobbying on SB 23. Retrieved August 12, 2011, from State of Wisconsin Government Accountability Board Lobbying Database.
Disability Rights Wisconsin
Disability Rights Wisconsin (2011, March 2). Organizations Lobbying on SB 23. Retrieved August 12, 2011, from State of Wisconsin Government Accountability Board Lobbying Database.
League of Women Voters of Wisconsin Education Fund Inc.
League of Women Voters of Wisconsin Education Fund Inc (2011, March 3). Organizations Lobbying on SB 23. Retrieved August 12, 2011, from State of Wisconsin Government Accountability Board Lobbying Database.
United Transportation Union
United Transportation Union (2011, March 5). Organizations Lobbying on SB 23. Retrieved August 12, 2011, from State of Wisconsin Government Accountability Board Lobbying Database.
Wisconsin Coalition Against Domestic Violence
Wisconsin Coalition Against Domestic Violence (2011, March 4). Organizations Lobbying on SB 23. Retrieved August 12, 2011, from State of Wisconsin Government Accountability Board Lobbying Database.
Wisconsin Coalition Against Sexual Assault
Wisconsin Coalition Against Sexual Assault (2011, March 2). Organizations Lobbying on SB 23. Retrieved August 12, 2011, from State of Wisconsin Government Accountability Board Lobbying Database.
Wisconsin Coalition of Independent Living Centers
Wisconsin Coalition of Independent Living Centers (2011, April 19). Organizations Lobbying on SB 23. 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$2,550$0Yes
Joan BallwegRWI-41$4,350$250Yes
Peter BarcaDWI-64$2,400$0No
Terese BerceauDWI-76$0$500No
Penny Bernard SchaberDWI-57$400$0No
Kathy BernierRWI-68$9,925$700Yes
Janet BewleyDWI-74$825$0No
Garey BiesRWI-1$2,675$400Yes
Ed BrooksRWI-50$1,625$500Yes
Fred ClarkDWI-42$3,912$2,207No
Elizabeth CoggsDWI-10$550$500No
David CullenDWI-13$0$0No
Chris DanouDWI-91$1,300$100No
Mike EndsleyRWI-26$5,413$150Yes
Paul FarrowRWI-98$1,800$330Yes
Jason FieldsDWI-11$0$0No
Jeff FitzgeraldRWI-39$10,475$450Yes
Tamara GrigsbyDWI-18$200$0No
Gary HeblDWI-46$553$0No
Gordon HintzDWI-54$300$0No
Mark HonadelRWI-21$3,200$0Yes
Brett HulseyDWI-77$1,220$1,000No
Andre JacqueRWI-2$5,700$250Yes
Andy JorgensenDWI-37$1,445$250No
Chris KapengaRWI-33$5,450$0Yes
Dean KaufertRWI-55$1,700$500Yes
Samantha KerkmanRWI-66$1,400$750Yes
Frederick KesslerDWI-12$0$0No
Steve KestellRWI-27$1,250$0Yes
Joel KleefischRWI-38$4,080$0Yes
John KlenkeRWI-88$13,225$100Yes
Joe KnilansRWI-44$5,615$0Yes
Dan KnodlRWI-24$1,600$850Yes
Dean KnudsonRWI-30$8,950$500Yes
Dale KooyengaRWI-14$950$0Yes
Bill KramerRWI-97$3,296$850Yes
Scott KrugRWI-72$2,900$0Yes
Peggy KrusickDWI-7$300$0Yes
Mike KuglitschRWI-84$2,808$333Yes
Tom LarsonRWI-67$15,589$0Yes
Dan LeMahieuRWI-59$1,550$0Yes
Michelle LitjensRWI-56$2,900$1,000Yes
Amy LoudenbeckRWI-45$5,800$0Yes
Howard MarkleinRWI-51$12,370$500Yes
Cory MasonDWI-62$60$0No
Dan MeyerRWI-34$2,050$0Yes
Nick MilroyDWI-73$0$0No
Louis MolepskeDWI-71$700$0Yes
Jeff MursauRWI-36$1,550$500Yes
John MurthaRWI-29$1,975$500Yes
Stephen NassRWI-31$900$0Yes
Lee NerisonRWI-96$3,750$0Yes
John NygrenRWI-89$4,930$1,200Yes
Alvin OttRWI-3$800$0Yes
Jim OttRWI-23$450$500Yes
Joe ParisiDWI-48$0$0No
Sandy PaschDWI-22$6,832$4,775No
Kevin PetersenRWI-40$3,150$0Yes
Warren PetrykRWI-93$10,000$700Yes
Mark PocanDWI-78$250$0No
Sondy Pope-RobertsDWI-79$1,364$1,000No
Don PridemoreRWI-99$1,150$0Yes
Mark RadcliffeDWI-92$2,750$350No
Jon RichardsDWI-19$100$0No
Keith RippRWI-47$5,050$500Yes
Roger RivardRWI-75$11,408$195Yes
Kelda Helen RoysDWI-81$0$0No
Donna SeidelDWI-85$1,700$1,250No
Erik SeversonRWI-28$3,710$0Yes
Jennifer ShillingDWI-95$6,046$2,795No
Christine SinickiDWI-20$0$0No
Richard SpanbauerRWI-53$350$500Yes
Tony StaskunasDWI-15$550$0No
John SteinbrinkDWI-65$150$0No
Jim SteinekeRWI-5$5,895$500Yes
Jeff StoneRWI-82$2,900$0Yes
Pat StrachotaRWI-58$450$0Yes
Scott SuderRWI-69$4,400$0Yes
Gary TauchenRWI-6$1,250$0Yes
Jeremy ThiesfeldtRWI-52$13,190$700Yes
Barbara TolesDWI-17$0$300No
Travis TranelRWI-49$10,200$0Yes
Robert TurnerDWI-61$950$250No
Karl Van RoyRWI-90$850$0Yes
Robin VosRWI-63$13,380$0Yes
Amy Sue VruwinkDWI-70$3,540$450No
Chad WeiningerRWI-4$4,550$1,000Yes
Mary WilliamsRWI-87$7,527$950Yes
Evan WynnRWI-43$7,800$500Yes
Leon YoungDWI-16$1,150$0No
JoCasta ZamarripaDWI-8$450$900No
Josh ZepnickDWI-9$2,450$200No
Bob ZiegelbauerIWI-25$452$0Yes

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NamePartyDistrict$ From Interest Groups
That Supported
$ From Interest Groups
That Opposed
Vote
Tyler AugustRWI-32$2,550$0Yes
Joan BallwegRWI-41$4,350$250Yes
Peter BarcaDWI-64$2,400$0No
Terese BerceauDWI-76$0$500No
Penny Bernard SchaberDWI-57$400$0No
Kathy BernierRWI-68$9,925$700Yes
Janet BewleyDWI-74$825$0No
Garey BiesRWI-1$2,675$400Yes
Ed BrooksRWI-50$1,625$500Yes
Fred ClarkDWI-42$3,912$2,207No
Elizabeth CoggsDWI-10$550$500No
David CullenDWI-13$0$0No
Chris DanouDWI-91$1,300$100No
Mike EndsleyRWI-26$5,413$150Yes
Paul FarrowRWI-98$1,800$330Yes
Jason FieldsDWI-11$0$0No
Jeff FitzgeraldRWI-39$10,475$450Yes
Tamara GrigsbyDWI-18$200$0No
Gary HeblDWI-46$553$0No
Gordon HintzDWI-54$300$0No
Mark HonadelRWI-21$3,200$0Yes
Brett HulseyDWI-77$1,220$1,000No
Andre JacqueRWI-2$5,700$250Yes
Andy JorgensenDWI-37$1,445$250No
Chris KapengaRWI-33$5,450$0Yes
Dean KaufertRWI-55$1,700$500Yes
Samantha KerkmanRWI-66$1,400$750Yes
Frederick KesslerDWI-12$0$0No
Steve KestellRWI-27$1,250$0Yes
Joel KleefischRWI-38$4,080$0Yes
John KlenkeRWI-88$13,225$100Yes
Joe KnilansRWI-44$5,615$0Yes
Dan KnodlRWI-24$1,600$850Yes
Dean KnudsonRWI-30$8,950$500Yes
Dale KooyengaRWI-14$950$0Yes
Bill KramerRWI-97$3,296$850Yes
Scott KrugRWI-72$2,900$0Yes
Peggy KrusickDWI-7$300$0Yes
Mike KuglitschRWI-84$2,808$333Yes
Tom LarsonRWI-67$15,589$0Yes
Dan LeMahieuRWI-59$1,550$0Yes
Michelle LitjensRWI-56$2,900$1,000Yes
Amy LoudenbeckRWI-45$5,800$0Yes
Howard MarkleinRWI-51$12,370$500Yes
Cory MasonDWI-62$60$0No
Dan MeyerRWI-34$2,050$0Yes
Nick MilroyDWI-73$0$0No
Louis MolepskeDWI-71$700$0Yes
Jeff MursauRWI-36$1,550$500Yes
John MurthaRWI-29$1,975$500Yes
Stephen NassRWI-31$900$0Yes
Lee NerisonRWI-96$3,750$0Yes
John NygrenRWI-89$4,930$1,200Yes
Alvin OttRWI-3$800$0Yes
Jim OttRWI-23$450$500Yes
Joe ParisiDWI-48$0$0No
Sandy PaschDWI-22$6,832$4,775No
Kevin PetersenRWI-40$3,150$0Yes
Warren PetrykRWI-93$10,000$700Yes
Mark PocanDWI-78$250$0No
Sondy Pope-RobertsDWI-79$1,364$1,000No
Don PridemoreRWI-99$1,150$0Yes
Mark RadcliffeDWI-92$2,750$350No
Jon RichardsDWI-19$100$0No
Keith RippRWI-47$5,050$500Yes
Roger RivardRWI-75$11,408$195Yes
Kelda Helen RoysDWI-81$0$0No
Donna SeidelDWI-85$1,700$1,250No
Erik SeversonRWI-28$3,710$0Yes
Jennifer ShillingDWI-95$6,046$2,795No
Christine SinickiDWI-20$0$0No
Richard SpanbauerRWI-53$350$500Yes
Tony StaskunasDWI-15$550$0No
John SteinbrinkDWI-65$150$0No
Jim SteinekeRWI-5$5,895$500Yes
Jeff StoneRWI-82$2,900$0Yes
Pat StrachotaRWI-58$450$0Yes
Scott SuderRWI-69$4,400$0Yes
Gary TauchenRWI-6$1,250$0Yes
Jeremy ThiesfeldtRWI-52$13,190$700Yes
Barbara TolesDWI-17$0$300No
Travis TranelRWI-49$10,200$0Yes
Robert TurnerDWI-61$950$250No
Karl Van RoyRWI-90$850$0Yes
Robin VosRWI-63$13,380$0Yes
Amy Sue VruwinkDWI-70$3,540$450No
Chad WeiningerRWI-4$4,550$1,000Yes
Mary WilliamsRWI-87$7,527$950Yes
Evan WynnRWI-43$7,800$500Yes
Leon YoungDWI-16$1,150$0No
JoCasta ZamarripaDWI-8$450$900No
Josh ZepnickDWI-9$2,450$200No
Bob ZiegelbauerIWI-25$452$0Yes

Interest Groups that supported this bill

$ Donated
Restaurants & drinking establishments$70,986
Road Construction$50,733
Auto dealers, new & used$38,240
Trucking companies & services$32,016
Gasoline service stations$28,350
Food stores$23,730
Hotels & motels$9,232
Amusement/recreation centers$9,191
Special trade contractors$8,852
Beer$7,880
Chambers of commerce$6,650
Builders associations$6,100
Manufacturing$5,300
Car & truck rental agencies$4,750
Fabricated metal products$2,100
Small business organizations$1,550
General commerce$0

Interest Groups that opposed this bill

$ Donated
Nursing homes$19,140
Railroad unions$7,315
Women's issues$3,725
Labor Unions$1,525
Health & welfare policy$1,080
Human Rights$700
Transportation unions$0
Elderly issues/Social Security$0
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