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An Act Relating to Inadmissibility of a Statement of Apology or Condolence by a Health Care Provider. AB 147 (2011-2012) SupportNo
An Act to create 904.14 of the statutes; relating to: inadmissibility of a statement of apology or condolence by a health care provider.
An Act Relating to Requiring Certain Identification in Order to Vote at a Polling Place or Obtain an Absentee Ballot, Verification of the Addresses of Electors, Absentee Voting Procedure in Certain Residential Care Apartment Complexes and Adult Family Homes, Identification Cards Issued by the Department of Transportation, Creating an Identification Certificate Issued by the Department of Transportation, Requiring the Exercise of Rule-Making Authority, and Providing a Penalty. AB 7 (2011-2012) OpposeYes
An Act to repeal 6.56 (5), 12.13 (3) (v) and 343.50 (4g); to renumber 6.79 (3); to renumber and amend 6.87 (4) and 6.97 (3); to amend 5.35 (6) (a) 2., 5.35 (6) (a) 4a., 5.35 (6) (a) 4a., 6.15 (1),… More
An Act to repeal 6.56 (5), 12.13 (3) (v) and 343.50 (4g); to renumber 6.79 (3); to renumber and amend 6.87 (4) and 6.97 (3); to amend 5.35 (6) (a) 2., 5.35 (6) (a) 4a., 5.35 (6) (a) 4a., 6.15 (1), 6.15 (2) (bm), 6.15 (2) (d) 1g., 6.15 (2) (d) 1r., 6.15 (3), 6.15 (3), 6.29 (1), 6.29 (2) (a), 6.33 (1), 6.33 (2) (b), 6.34 (2), 6.55 (2) (b), 6.55 (2) (b), 6.55 (2) (c) 1., 6.55 (2) (c) 1., 6.55 (2) (c) 2., 6.79 (2) (a), 6.79 (2) (a), 6.79 (2) (d), 6.79 (2) (d), 6.79 (3) (title), 6.79 (3) (title), 6.79 (3) (b), 6.79 (4), 6.79 (6), 6.79 (6), 6.82 (1) (a), 6.82 (1) (a), 6.86 (1) (ac), 6.86 (1) (ar), 6.86 (1) (ar), 6.86 (3) (a) 1., 6.86 (3) (a) 1., 6.86 (3) (a) 2., 6.869, 6.869, 6.87 (3) (d), 6.87 (4) (b) 1., 6.87 (4) (b) 2., 6.87 (4) (b) 3., 6.87 (4) (b) 5., 6.875 (title), 6.875 (2) (a), 6.875 (3) and (4), 6.875 (6) (a) and (b), 6.875 (6) (c) 1., 6.875 (6) (c) 1., 6.875 (6) (c) 2., 6.875 (6) (e), 6.875 (7), 6.88 (3) (a), 6.88 (3) (a), 6.97 (title), 6.97 (1), 6.97 (1), 6.97 (2), 6.97 (2), 6.97 (3) (a), 6.97 (3) (b), 6.97 (3) (c), 7.08 (8) (title), 7.08 (12), 7.52 (3) (a), 7.52 (3) (a), 10.02 (3) (form) (a), 10.02 (3) (form) (a), 12.03 (2) (b) 3., 12.13 (2) (b) 6m., 85.103 (2), 134.71 (8) (a) 2., 139.30 (4n), 165.8287 (2), 165.8287 (3) (d), 343.19 (title), 343.19 (2) (intro.), 343.235 (title), 343.237 (title), 343.237 (6), 343.43 (2), subchapter V (title) of chapter 343 [precedes 343.50], 343.50 (3), 343.50 (4), 343.50 (5) (a) 1. and 343.50 (6); to repeal and recreate 343.19 (1), 343.22 (2), 343.22 (2m), 343.22 (3), 343.237 (2), 343.237 (3) (intro.), 343.50 (3), 343.50 (4), 343.50 (5) (a) 1. and 343.50 (6); and to create 6.15 (2) (bm), 6.15 (2) (d) 1g., 6.79 (3) (b), 6.79 (7), 6.87 (4) (a), 6.87 (4) (b) 2., 6.87 (4) (b) 3., 6.87 (4) (b) 4., 6.87 (4) (b) 5., 6.875 (1) (ap) and (asm), 6.875 (2) (d), 6.965, 6.97 (3) (a), 6.97 (3) (c), 7.08 (12), 125.085 (1) (f), 343.19 (2) (c), 343.50 (4g) and 343.505 of the statutes; relating to: requiring certain identification in order to vote at a polling place or obtain an absentee ballot, verification of the addresses of electors, absentee voting procedure in certain residential care apartment complexes and adult family homes, identification cards issued by the Department of Transportation, creating an identification certificate issued by the Department of Transportation, requiring the exercise of rule-making authority, and providing a penalty. Hide
An Act Relating to Limiting Noneconomic Damages Awarded in Actions Against Long-Term Care Providers; Actions Against Manufacturers, Distributors, Sellers, and Promoters of Certain Products; Confidentiality of Health Care Services Reviews; Use As Evidence of Information Regarding Health Care Providers; Reporting of Quality Indicators Identifying Individual Hospitals; Homicide or Injury by Negligent Handling of a Dangerous Weapon, Explosives, or Fire; Criminal Abuse of Individuals at Risk; Criminal Abuse and Neglect of Patients and Residents; Evidence of Lay and Expert Witnesses; Damages for Frivolous Claims; and Punitive Damage Awards. JR1SB 1 (2011-2012) SupportYes
An Act to repeal 146.38 (3) (d) and 146.38 (3) (e); to renumber and amend 146.38 (1) (b), 895.043 (3), 907.01 and 907.02; to amend 146.38 (1m), 146.38 (2), 146.38 (3) (intro.), 146.38 (3) (a), (b)… More
An Act to repeal 146.38 (3) (d) and 146.38 (3) (e); to renumber and amend 146.38 (1) (b), 895.043 (3), 907.01 and 907.02; to amend 146.38 (1m), 146.38 (2), 146.38 (3) (intro.), 146.38 (3) (a), (b) and (c), 230.85 (3) (b), 802.10 (7), 809.103 (2) (a), 814.04 (intro.), 814.29 (3) (a), 907.03, 940.08 (1), 940.24 (1) and 940.295 (3) (a) 3.; and to create 146.38 (1) (b) 1., 146.38 (1) (b) 2., 146.38 (1) (b) 3., 146.38 (1) (b) 4., 146.38 (1) (bm), 146.38 (2m), 146.38 (3m), 146.38 (3t), 146.38 (6), 153.05 (3m), 893.555, 895.043 (3) (a), 895.043 (3) (b), 895.043 (6), 895.044, 895.045 (3), 895.046, 895.047, 904.16, 907.01 (3), 907.02 (1) (a), (b) and (c), 907.02 (2), 940.08 (3), 940.24 (3) and 940.295 (3) (am) of the statutes; relating to: limiting noneconomic damages awarded in actions against long-term care providers; actions against manufacturers, distributors, sellers, and promoters of certain products; confidentiality of health care services reviews; use as evidence of information regarding health care providers; reporting of quality indicators identifying individual hospitals; homicide or injury by negligent handling of a dangerous weapon, explosives, or fire; criminal abuse of individuals at risk; criminal abuse and neglect of patients and residents; evidence of lay and expert witnesses; damages for frivolous claims; and punitive damage awards. Hide
An Act Relating to State Finances, Collective Bargaining for Public Employees, Compensation and Fringe Benefits of Public Employees, the State Civil Service System, the Medical Assistance Program, Sale of Certain Facilities, Granting Bonding Authority, and Making an Appropriation. JR1SB 11 (2011-2012) OpposeNo
An Act relating to: state finances, collective bargaining for public employees, compensation and fringe benefits of public employees, the state civil service system, the Medical Assistance program,… More
An Act relating to: state finances, collective bargaining for public employees, compensation and fringe benefits of public employees, the state civil service system, the Medical Assistance program, sale of certain facilities, granting bonding authority, and making an appropriation. Hide
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) OpposeYes
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… More
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. Hide
An Act Relating to Eliminating Authorization to Create a Regional Transit Authority, Dissolving Any Existing Regional Transit Authority and the Southeastern Regional Transit Authority, and Eliminating the Southeast Wisconsin Transit Capital Assistance Program. SB 25 (2011-2012) OpposeNo
An Act to repeal 20.566 (1) (gc), 20.566 (1) (gh), 20.835 (4) (gc), 20.835 (4) (gh), 20.866 (2) (uq), 59.58 (6), 59.58 (7), 59.58 (7) (i) and (j), 66.1039, 71.05 (1) (c) 9., 71.26 (1m) (j), 71.45… More
An Act to repeal 20.566 (1) (gc), 20.566 (1) (gh), 20.835 (4) (gc), 20.835 (4) (gh), 20.866 (2) (uq), 59.58 (6), 59.58 (7), 59.58 (7) (i) and (j), 66.1039, 71.05 (1) (c) 9., 71.26 (1m) (j), 71.45 (1t) (j), 77.54 (9a) (er), 77.708, 77.76 (3r), 77.76 (5), subchapter XIII (title) of chapter 77 [precedes 77.997], 77.9971, 77.9972, 77.9973, 85.062 (3) (c), 85.11, 227.01 (13) (yL) and 345.05 (1) (ag); to renumber 77.9973; to amend 20.395 (6) (af), 32.02 (11), 32.05 (1) (a), 32.07 (2), 40.02 (28), 59.58 (7) (e) (intro.), 66.0301 (1) (a), 66.0903 (1) (d), 66.1039 (4) (s) 1., 67.01 (5), 70.11 (2), 71.26 (1) (b), chapter 77 (title), subchapter V (title) of chapter 77 [precedes 77.70], 77.71, 77.73 (2), 77.73 (3), 77.75, 77.76 (1), 77.76 (2), 77.76 (4), 77.77 (1), 77.77 (3), 77.78, 85.063 (3) (b) 1., 85.064 (1) (b), 111.70 (1) (j), 345.05 (2) and 611.11 (4) (a); to create 77.708 (3) and 77.9973 (2) of the statutes; and to affect 2009 Wisconsin Act 28, section 9150 (1); relating to: eliminating authorization to create a regional transit authority, dissolving any existing regional transit authority and the Southeastern Regional Transit Authority, and eliminating the Southeast Wisconsin transit capital assistance program. Hide
An Act Relating to the Right of the People to Contract Privately for Health Care Services and Health Care Coverage, and Prohibiting Requiring a Person to Obtain or Maintain Health Insurance Coverage or to Participate in Any Health Care System or Plan (First Consideration). SJR 21 (2011-2012) OpposeNo
To create section 27 of article I of the constitution; relating to: the right of the people to contract privately for health care services and health care coverage, and prohibiting requiring a person… More
To create section 27 of article I of the constitution; relating to: the right of the people to contract privately for health care services and health care coverage, and prohibiting requiring a person to obtain or maintain health insurance coverage or to participate in any health care system or plan (first consideration). Hide
An Act Relating to Regulation of Wind Energy Systems and Granting Rule-Making Authority. AB 256 (2009-2010) SupportNo
An Act to renumber and amend 66.0401 (1); to amend 66.0401 (2) and 66.0403 (1) (m); to repeal and recreate 196.378 (4) (title); and to create 66.0401 (1e), 66.0401 (3), 66.0401 (4), 66.0401 (5),… More
An Act to renumber and amend 66.0401 (1); to amend 66.0401 (2) and 66.0403 (1) (m); to repeal and recreate 196.378 (4) (title); and to create 66.0401 (1e), 66.0401 (3), 66.0401 (4), 66.0401 (5), 66.0401 (6), 196.378 (4g) and 196.491 (3) (dg) of the statutes; relating to: regulation of wind energy systems and granting rule-making authority. Hide
An Act Relating to Increasing the Tax on Fermented Malt Beverages to Fund Law Enforcement Grants and Alcohol and Drug Abuse Treatment and Prevention Programs, Granting Rule-Making Authority, and Making Appropriations. AB 287 (2009-2010) SupportNo
An Act to amend 139.02 (1) and 139.02 (2) (b); and to create 16.964 (6), 20.435 (7) (gm), 20.505 (6) (g), 46.40 (15), 46.48 (31), 51.423 (16) and 139.27 of the statutes; relating to: increasing the… More
An Act to amend 139.02 (1) and 139.02 (2) (b); and to create 16.964 (6), 20.435 (7) (gm), 20.505 (6) (g), 46.40 (15), 46.48 (31), 51.423 (16) and 139.27 of the statutes; relating to: increasing the tax on fermented malt beverages to fund law enforcement grants and alcohol and drug abuse treatment and prevention programs, granting rule-making authority, and making appropriations. Hide
An Act Relating to Prohibiting the Manufacture and Sale of Bottles and Cups for Children That Contain Bisphenol A, Creating Labeling Requirements, Making an Appropriation, and Providing a Penalty. AB 405 (2009-2010) SupportNo
An Act to create 20.115 (1) (ip), 100.335 and 814.75 (1d) of the statutes; relating to: prohibiting the manufacture and sale of bottles and cups for children that contain bisphenol A, creating… More
An Act to create 20.115 (1) (ip), 100.335 and 814.75 (1d) of the statutes; relating to: prohibiting the manufacture and sale of bottles and cups for children that contain bisphenol A, creating labeling requirements, making an appropriation, and providing a penalty. Hide
An Act Relating to Authorizing the Circuit Court to Order a Person Who Engages in Discrimination in Employment to Pay Compensatory and Punitive Damages and a Surcharge and Making an Appropriation. SB 20 (2009-2010) SupportYes
An Act to create 20.445 (1) (gr), 111.397, 814.75 (28) and 893.995 of the statutes; relating to: authorizing the circuit court to order a person who engages in discrimination in employment to pay… More
An Act to create 20.445 (1) (gr), 111.397, 814.75 (28) and 893.995 of the statutes; relating to: authorizing the circuit court to order a person who engages in discrimination in employment to pay compensatory and punitive damages and a surcharge and making an appropriation. Hide