Health & welfare policy

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An Act Relating to Regulation of Ferrous Metallic Mining and Related Activities, Procedures for Obtaining Approvals from the Department of Natural Resources for the Construction of Utility Facilities, Making an Appropriation, and Providing Penalties. SB 1 (2013-2014) OpposeYes
Relating to: regulation of ferrous metallic mining and related activities, procedures for obtaining approvals from the Department of Natural Resources for the construction of utility facilities,… More
Relating to: regulation of ferrous metallic mining and related activities, procedures for obtaining approvals from the Department of Natural Resources for the construction of utility facilities, making an appropriation, and providing penalties. Hide
An Act Relating to Carrying a Concealed Weapon; Licenses Authorizing Persons to Carry Concealed Weapons; Possessing or Transporting a Firearm, Bow, or Crossbow Under Certain Circumstances; Disorderly Conduct Limitations; Photographic Identification Cards for Former Law Enforcement Officers; Providing an Exemption from Emergency Rule Procedures; Requiring the Exercise of Rule-Making Authority; Making Appropriations; and Providing Penalties. AB 126 (2011-2012) OpposeNo
An Act to repeal 941.237 (4), 948.605 (1) (a) and (am) and 948.605 (2) (b) 1. to 5. and 7.; to renumber 167.30, 941.295 (1), 943.13 (1e) (a) and 947.01; to renumber and amend 23.33 (3) (e), 29.089… More
An Act to repeal 941.237 (4), 948.605 (1) (a) and (am) and 948.605 (2) (b) 1. to 5. and 7.; to renumber 167.30, 941.295 (1), 943.13 (1e) (a) and 947.01; to renumber and amend 23.33 (3) (e), 29.089 (2), 29.091, 29.314 (4) (b) 1., 29.621 (4), 440.26 (3m), 941.23, 941.235 (2), 941.295 (2) (d), 941.295 (4), 943.13 (2), 948.605 (2) (b) 6. and 948.605 (2) (b) 8.; to amend 48.685 (2) (bb), 50.065 (2) (bb), 59.54 (6), 66.0409 (3) (b), 165.60, 165.81 (2), 165.82 (1) (intro.), 165.82 (2), 167.31 (1) (b), 813.12 (6) (am) 1., 813.122 (9) (am) 1., 813.125 (5r) (a), 895.527 (5) (a), 938.396 (2g) (n), 939.22 (10), 941.295 (2) (intro.), 943.13 (1m) (b), 943.13 (3), 947.011 (2) (a) 1., 947.011 (2) (c) 1., 947.011 (2) (d), 948.60 (1), 948.605 (2) (b) (intro.), 968.255 (1) (a) 2., 971.37 (1m) (a) 2. and 973.055 (1) (a) 1.; to repeal and recreate 29.314 (3) (b) 1.; and to create 20.455 (2) (gs), 20.455 (2) (gu), 23.33 (3) (e) 1., 23.33 (3) (e) 2., 23.33 (3) (e) 3., 23.33 (3) (e) 4., 29.089 (2) (a), 29.089 (2) (b), 29.089 (2) (c), 29.089 (2) (d), 29.091 (2), 29.314 (4) (b) 1g., 29.621 (4) (a), 29.621 (4) (b), 29.621 (4) (c), 29.621 (4) (d), 29.621 (6), 66.0409 (6), 165.25 (12), 167.30 (2), 167.31 (4) (ar), 167.31 (4) (at), 175.48, 175.49, 175.60, 440.26 (3m) (a), 440.26 (3m) (b), 440.26 (3m) (c), 440.26 (3m) (d), 941.23 (1), 941.23 (2) (b), 941.23 (2) (c), 941.23 (2) (d), 941.23 (2) (e), 941.23 (3), 941.235 (2) (c), 941.235 (2) (d), 941.235 (2) (e), 941.237 (3) (cr), 941.237 (3) (ct), 941.237 (3) (cx), 941.295 (1c) (b) and (c), 941.295 (2) (d) 2., 941.295 (2g), 941.295 (2r), 943.13 (1e) (aL), 943.13 (1e) (bm), 943.13 (1e) (cm), 943.13 (1e) (g), 943.13 (1m) (c), 943.13 (1n), 943.13 (2) (bm), 946.71, 947.01 (2) and 948.605 (2) (b) 1m. and 1r. of the statutes; relating to: carrying a concealed weapon; licenses authorizing persons to carry concealed weapons; possessing or transporting a firearm, bow, or crossbow under certain circumstances; disorderly conduct limitations; photographic identification cards for former law enforcement officers; providing an exemption from emergency rule procedures; requiring the exercise of rule-making authority; making appropriations; and providing penalties. Hide
An Act Relating to Creation of the Wisconsin Venture Capital Authority, Creation of the Badger Jobs Fund and the Jobs Now Fund Certification Program, Both of Which Are to Be Administered by the Wisconsin Venture Capital Authority, Making an Appropriation, and Providing a Penalty. AB 129 (2011-2012) OpposeNo
An Act to amend 1.12 (1) (b), 13.172 (1), 13.48 (13) (a), 13.62 (2), 13.94 (1) (mm), 13.94 (4) (a) 1., 13.95 (intro.), 16.002 (2), 16.004 (4), 16.004 (5), 16.004 (12) (a), 16.045 (1) (a), 16.15 (1)… More
An Act to amend 1.12 (1) (b), 13.172 (1), 13.48 (13) (a), 13.62 (2), 13.94 (1) (mm), 13.94 (4) (a) 1., 13.95 (intro.), 16.002 (2), 16.004 (4), 16.004 (5), 16.004 (12) (a), 16.045 (1) (a), 16.15 (1) (ab), 16.41 (4), 16.417 (1) (b), 16.52 (7), 16.528 (1) (a), 16.53 (2), 16.54 (9) (a) 1., 16.765 (1), 16.765 (2), 16.765 (5), 16.765 (6), 16.765 (7) (intro.), 16.765 (7) (d), 16.765 (8), 16.85 (2), 16.865 (8), 71.05 (6) (a) 15., 71.21 (4), 71.26 (1) (be), 71.26 (2) (a) 4., 71.34 (1k) (g), 71.45 (2) (a) 10., 76.67 (2), 77.54 (9a) (a), 77.92 (4), 100.45 (1) (dm), 101.177 (1) (d), 230.03 (3), 281.75 (4) (b) 3. and 285.59 (1) (b); to repeal and recreate 16.417 (1) (b); and to create 13.94 (1) (dx), 13.94 (1s) (c) 6., 19.42 (10) (t), 19.42 (13) (p), 20.195, 40.02 (54) (n), 70.11 (38v), 71.05 (6) (a) 25., 71.05 (6) (a) 26., 71.05 (6) (b) 48., 71.07 (8s), 71.10 (4) (ds), 71.26 (2) (a) 4c., 71.26 (2) (a) 4d., 71.26 (2) (a) 4e., 71.28 (8s), 71.30 (3) (dn), 71.45 (2) (a) 10c., 71.45 (2) (a) 10d., 71.45 (2) (a) 10e., 71.47 (8s), 71.49 (1) (dn), 73.033, 76.634 and chapter 239 of the statutes; relating to: creation of the Wisconsin Venture Capital Authority, creation of the badger jobs fund and the jobs now fund certification program, both of which are to be administered by the Wisconsin Venture Capital Authority, making an appropriation, and providing a penalty. Hide
An Act Relating to Local Ordinances, Determining the Lawful Presence of a Person Arrested for or Charged with a Crime or Certain Civil Violations, and Providing a Penalty. AB 173 (2011-2012) OpposeNo
An Act to amend 302.372 (2) (a) (intro.) and 302.372 (3); and to create 66.0408 and 175.55 of the statutes; relating to: local ordinances, determining the lawful presence of a person arrested for or… More
An Act to amend 302.372 (2) (a) (intro.) and 302.372 (3); and to create 66.0408 and 175.55 of the statutes; relating to: local ordinances, determining the lawful presence of a person arrested for or charged with a crime or certain civil violations, and providing a penalty. Hide
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 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 Requiring a Supermajority for Passage of Tax Increase Legislation. JR1SB 5 (2011-2012) OpposeNo
An Act to create 13.085 of the statutes; relating to: requiring a supermajority for passage of tax increase legislation.
An Act Relating to Requirements for Wind Energy Systems, Providing an Exemption from Emergency Rule Procedures, and Granting Rule-Making Authority. JR1SB 9 (2011-2012) OpposeNo
An Act to renumber 196.378 (4g) (a) 1.; to amend 196.378 (4g) (b) and 196.378 (4g) (e); and to create 196.378 (4g) (a) 1g., 196.378 (4g) (a) 2g., 196.378 (4g) (a) 2r., 196.378 (4g) (a) 5., 196.378… More
An Act to renumber 196.378 (4g) (a) 1.; to amend 196.378 (4g) (b) and 196.378 (4g) (e); and to create 196.378 (4g) (a) 1g., 196.378 (4g) (a) 2g., 196.378 (4g) (a) 2r., 196.378 (4g) (a) 5., 196.378 (4g) (am), 196.378 (4g) (br), 196.378 (4g) (c) 5., 196.378 (4g) (c) 6., 196.378 (4g) (c) 7. and 196.378 (4g) (dm) of the statutes; relating to: requirements for wind energy systems, providing an exemption from emergency rule procedures, and granting rule-making authority. 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 Listing Frac Sand Mining As a Conditional or Prohibited Use in Certain Types of Zoning Ordinances. SB 405 (2011-2012) OpposeNo
An Act to create 59.69 (4i), 60.61 (3e) and 62.23 (7) (hj) of the statutes; <b>relating to:</b> listing frac sand mining as a conditional or prohibited use in certain types of zoning… More
An Act to create 59.69 (4i), 60.61 (3e) and 62.23 (7) (hj) of the statutes; <b>relating to:</b> listing frac sand mining as a conditional or prohibited use in certain types of zoning ordinances. (FE) 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 Indoor Environmental Quality in Public and Private Schools. AB 358 (2009-2010) SupportNo
An Act to amend 119.04 (1); and to create 118.075 and 119.23 (7) (g) of the statutes; relating to: indoor environmental quality in public and private schools.
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 Prohibiting Privatization of Certain Municipal Water Utilities. AB 475 (2009-2010) SupportNo
An Act to amend 66.0817 (intro.); and to create 66.0818 of the statutes; relating to: prohibiting privatization of certain municipal water utilities.
An Act Relating to the Sale of Unpasteurized Milk, Buttermilk, Butter, and Cream. AB 628 (2009-2010) SupportNo
An Act to create 97.24 (2m) of the statutes; relating to: the sale of unpasteurized milk, buttermilk, butter, and cream.
An Act Relating to the Southeastern Regional Transit Authority, the Creation of Interim Regional Transit Authorities in Southeast Wisconsin, Requiring the Exercise of Rule-Making Authority, and Making an Appropriation. AB 723 (2009-2010) SupportNo
An Act to repeal 59.58 (6); to renumber 66.0615 (1) (a); to amend 20.395 (5) (iv), 32.02 (11), 32.05 (1) (a), 32.07 (2), 40.02 (28), 59.58 (7) (a) 1., 59.58 (7) (b), 59.58 (7) (c) 1. (intro.), 59.58… More
An Act to repeal 59.58 (6); to renumber 66.0615 (1) (a); to amend 20.395 (5) (iv), 32.02 (11), 32.05 (1) (a), 32.07 (2), 40.02 (28), 59.58 (7) (a) 1., 59.58 (7) (b), 59.58 (7) (c) 1. (intro.), 59.58 (7) (d), 59.58 (7) (e) 2., 59.58 (7) (f) 2., 59.58 (7) (f) 4., 59.58 (7) (g), 59.58 (7) (i), 66.0301 (1) (a), 66.0615 (1m) (a), 66.0903 (1) (d), 70.11 (2), 71.26 (1) (b), 77.54 (9a) (er), 77.708 (1), 77.708 (2), 77.9971 (1), 79.03 (3) (b) 4. a., 85.063 (3) (b) 1., 85.064 (1) (b), 85.11 (1) (a), 85.20 (4m) (a) (intro.), 85.20 (4m) (a) 6. e., 85.20 (4s), 111.70 (1) (j), 341.35 (title), 341.35 (1), 341.35 (2) (intro.), 341.35 (3m), 341.35 (4), 341.35 (5), 341.35 (6), 341.35 (6r), 341.35 (7), 345.05 (1) (ag) and 611.11 (4) (a); and to create 20.395 (1) (hy), 59.58 (7) (a) 2m., 59.58 (7) (a) 4., 5. and 6., 59.58 (7) (c) 1. h. and i., 59.58 (7) (e) 3., 59.58 (7) (k), 59.58 (7) (L), 59.58 (7) (m), 59.58 (7) (n), 66.0615 (1) (ad), 66.0615 (1) (ge), 66.0615 (1m) (ee), 66.0615 (1m) (em), 66.1041, 85.20 (4m) (a) 6. f. and 341.35 (9) of the statutes; relating to: the southeastern regional transit authority, the creation of interim regional transit authorities in southeast Wisconsin, requiring the exercise of rule-making authority, and making an appropriation. Hide
An Act Relating to the Filing of a Wage Claim or the Bringing of a Wage Claim Action by a Collective Bargaining Representative on Behalf of an Employee and the Priority of a Wage Claim Lien over a Prior Lien of a Commercial Lending Institution and over the Rights of a Purchaser of Any Property of the Employer. SB 2 (2009-2010) SupportNo
An Act to repeal 109.09 (2) (c) 1., 109.09 (2) (c) 2. and 109.09 (2) (c) 3.; to renumber and amend 109.09 (2) (c) 1m.; and to amend 109.03 (5), 109.03 (6), 109.09 (1), 109.09 (2) (a), 109.09 (2) (b)… More
An Act to repeal 109.09 (2) (c) 1., 109.09 (2) (c) 2. and 109.09 (2) (c) 3.; to renumber and amend 109.09 (2) (c) 1m.; and to amend 109.03 (5), 109.03 (6), 109.09 (1), 109.09 (2) (a), 109.09 (2) (b) 1., 109.09 (2) (b) 2., 109.09 (2) (b) 3. and 109.11 (2) (a) of the statutes; relating to: the filing of a wage claim or the bringing of a wage claim action by a collective bargaining representative on behalf of an employee and the priority of a wage claim lien over a prior lien of a commercial lending institution and over the rights of a purchaser of any property of the employer. Hide
An Act Relating to Prohibiting the Manufacture and Sale at Wholesale of Certain Baby Bottles and Cups for Children That Contain Bisphenol A, Creating Labeling Requirements, Making an Appropriation, and Providing Penalties. SB 271 (2009-2010) SupportYes
An Act to create 20.115 (1) (ip), 100.335 and 814.75 (1d) of the statutes; relating to: prohibiting the manufacture and sale at wholesale of certain baby bottles and cups for children that contain… 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 at wholesale of certain baby bottles and cups for children that contain bisphenol A, creating labeling requirements, making an appropriation, and providing penalties. Hide