Legislative Bills/Resolutions

Relating to: a state minimum wage, permitting the enactment of local living wage ordinances, extending the time limit for emergency rule procedures, providing an exemption from emergency rule procedures, providing an exemption from rule-making procedures, ...
Original Reporting Date: 8/11/2015
Relating to: the manufacture and acceptance for sale of products containing microbeads. (FE)
Original Reporting Date: 1/29/2015
Relating to: elimination of the requirement that laborers, workers, mechanics, and truck drivers employed on the site of a project of public works be paid the prevailing wage. (FE)
Original Reporting Date: 3/25/2015
Relating to: the treatment of depreciation, depletion, and amortization for income and franchise tax purposes. (FE)
Original Reporting Date: 2/19/2015
Relating to: creation of a category of business corporation identified as a benefit corporation.
Original Reporting Date: 1/27/2016
Relating to: prohibiting as a condition of employment membership in a labor organization or payments to a labor organization and providing a penalty.
Original Reporting Date: 2/24/2015
Relating to: John Doe proceedings and providing a penalty. (FE)
Original Reporting Date: 10/29/2015
Relating to: review by state agencies of administrative rules and enactments and an expedited process for repealing rules an agency no longer has the authority to promulgate. (FE)
Original Reporting Date: 3/16/2015
Relating to: restrictive covenants in employment and agency relationships.
Original Reporting Date: 3/25/2015
Relating to: interest rates on judgments in small claims actions.
Original Reporting Date: 11/3/2015
Relating to: operating implements of husbandry and agricultural commercial motor vehicles on highways and transporting implements of husbandry by trailer on highways. (FE)
Original Reporting Date: 3/30/2015
Relating to: permitting an employee to voluntarily choose to work without one day of rest in seven.
Original Reporting Date: 4/14/2015
Relating to: standards for the construction and inspection of camping units; for installing, repairing, and maintaining electrical wiring in camping units; and for plumbing in camping units; providing an exemption from emergency rule procedures; and granti...
Original Reporting Date: 3/30/2015
Relating to: county authority relating to exploration for a type of industrial sand. (FE)
Original Reporting Date: 5/27/2015
Relating to: listing frac sand mining as a conditional or prohibited use in certain types of zoning ordinances. (FE)
Original Reporting Date: 5/27/2015
Relating to: notice requirements for zoning actions related to frac sand mining. (FE)
Original Reporting Date: 5/27/2015
Relating to: disclosure of contracts for frac sand mining on neighboring properties.
Original Reporting Date: 5/27/2015
Relating to: repealing rules promulgated by the Department of Natural Resources.
Original Reporting Date: 5/1/2015
Relating to: immunity of private campgrounds.
Original Reporting Date: 4/24/2015
Relating to: reporting of the principal place of employment of certain individuals who make political contributions.
Original Reporting Date: 4/24/2015
Relating to: requiring certain unemployment insurance claimants to submit to drug tests, eligibility for unemployment insurance benefits following a drug test, granting rule-making authority, and making an appropriation. (FE)
Original Reporting Date: 4/29/2015
Relating to: repealing an air pollution rule promulgated by the Department of Natural Resources.
Original Reporting Date: 5/12/2015
Relating to: acts of concealment and misrepresentations in filing for or claiming unemployment insurance benefits. (FE)
Original Reporting Date: 8/11/2015
Relating to: income and sales and use tax audits and statistical sampling. (FE)
Original Reporting Date: 5/20/2015
Relating to: audits and interest rates on past due amounts. (FE)
Original Reporting Date: 5/20/2015
Relating to: various changes regarding administrative rules and rule-making procedures; time limits for emergency rules; and making an appropriation. (FE)
Original Reporting Date: 9/1/2015
Relating to: ratification of the Interstate Medical Licensure Compact and making appropriations. (FE)
Original Reporting Date: 8/17/2015
Relating to: exemption from lead inspection requirements for sampling or testing during certain lead-safe renovations. (FE)
Original Reporting Date: 9/3/2015
Relating to: a state minimum wage, permitting the enactment of local living wage ordinances, extending the time limit for emergency rule procedures, providing an exemption from emergency rule procedures, providing an exemption from rule-making procedures, ...
Original Reporting Date: 8/11/2015
Relating to: sale and use of fetal body parts and providing a criminal penalty.
Original Reporting Date: 8/13/2015
Relating to: the amount of an academic excellence higher education scholarship, the number of those scholarships that may be awarded in an academic year, the eligibility criteria for those scholarships, and creating an individual income tax credit for cert...
Original Reporting Date: 9/10/2015
Relating to: requiring approval by a municipal governing body before construction of highway roundabouts. (FE)
Original Reporting Date: 10/28/2015
Relating to: the state civil service and making an appropriation. (FE)
Original Reporting Date: 10/12/2015
Relating to: requirements for approval of construction of nuclear power plants and changes to the state's energy priorities policy.
Original Reporting Date: 11/17/2015
Relating to: campaign finance.
Original Reporting Date: 10/19/2015
Relating to: reorganizing the Government Accountability Board, requiring the exercise of rule-making authority, and making appropriations. (FE)
Original Reporting Date: 10/19/2015
Relating to: decreasing auditor positions in the Department of Revenue. (FE)
Original Reporting Date: 10/19/2015
Relating to: exemptions from certain taxes and other requirements for work performed by persons from outside the state during a state of emergency declared by the governor. (FE)
Original Reporting Date: 10/14/2015
Relating to: requiring the Department of Transportation to award a grant to Northwoods Rail Transit Commission to fund the purchase of railroad cars and making an appropriation.
Original Reporting Date: 10/29/2015
Relating to: approvals for high capacity wells, designation of sensitive resource areas, providing exemptions from emergency rule procedures, and granting rule-making authority. (FE)
Original Reporting Date: 1/18/2016
Relating to: limitations on borrowing by school districts and the use by school districts of resolutions and referenda to authorize bonding for capital projects or increase revenue limits and scheduling of school district referendums to exceed revenue limi...
Original Reporting Date: 1/12/2016
Relating to: various changes to the worker's compensation law, granting rule-making authority, and making an appropriation. (FE)
Original Reporting Date: 12/4/2015
Relating to: the establishment of a family and medical leave insurance program; family leave to care for a grandparent, grandchild, or sibling and for the active duty of a family member; the employers that are required to permit an employee to take family ...
Original Reporting Date: 1/25/2016
Relating to: collateral source payments.
Original Reporting Date: 12/8/2015
Relating to: the liability of an adult sponsor of a minor applicant for a motor vehicle operator's license.
Original Reporting Date: 1/8/2016
Relating to: social and financial impact reports. (FE)
Original Reporting Date: 1/12/2016
Relating to: preparation and response required by railroad corporations in the event of discharge of transported materials and making an appropriation. (FE)
Original Reporting Date: 12/8/2015
Relating to: the sales tax exemption for occasional sales by nonprofit organizations. (FE)
Original Reporting Date: 12/8/2015
Relating to: exclusion of a franchisor as the employer of a franchisee or of an employee of a franchisee. (FE)
Original Reporting Date: 12/18/2015
Relating to: licenses to teach vocational education subjects. (FE)
Original Reporting Date: 1/11/2016
Relating to: government actions affecting rights to real property; the regulation of shoreland zoning; the substitution of hearing examiners in contested cases; and the property tax treatment of unoccupied property. (FE)
Original Reporting Date: 12/21/2015
Relating to: the regulation of navigable waters and wetlands. (FE)
Original Reporting Date: 12/21/2015
Relating to: requirements for cataloged burial sites. (FE)
Original Reporting Date: 1/6/2016
Relating to: individual and corporate income and franchise taxes; sales and use taxes; administration of tax laws; providing an exemption from emergency rule procedures; and requiring the exercise of rule-making authority. (FE)
Original Reporting Date: 1/4/2016
Relating to: a sales and use tax exemption for federal excise tax imposed on a sale of a heavy truck or trailer. (FE)
Original Reporting Date: 1/6/2016
Relating to: regulating and monitoring airborne particulate matter and respirable silica and granting rule-making authority. (FE)
Original Reporting Date: 2/2/2016
Relating to: monitoring industrial sand mining and processing operations and making an appropriation. (FE)
Original Reporting Date: 2/2/2016
Relating to: action required to be taken in response to a discharge of hazardous substances, exemption from liability for certain hazardous substance discharges, providing an exemption from emergency rule procedures, and granting rule-making authority. (FE...
Original Reporting Date: 1/18/2016
Relating to: changes affecting tourism entities under the room tax.
Original Reporting Date: 1/14/2016
Relating to: various changes to the worker's compensation law, granting rule-making authority, and making an appropriation. (FE)
Original Reporting Date: 1/21/2016
Relating to: local regulation of certain containers.
Original Reporting Date: 1/18/2016
Relating to: the review of water quality standards and variances to water quality standards by the Department of Natural Resources and exempting certain actions of the Department of Natural Resources and the Department of Administration from the requiremen...
Original Reporting Date: 1/29/2016
Relating to: technical education equipment grants for school districts, providing an exemption from emergency rule procedures, granting rule-making authority, and making an appropriation. (FE)
Original Reporting Date: 2/1/2016
Relating to: eliminating the personal property tax. (FE)
Original Reporting Date: 2/22/2016
Relating to: activities affecting waters of this state carried out under the direction of the Department of Transportation, performance standards and effluent limitations for new and modified point sources of pollution, and termination of certain permits a...
Original Reporting Date: 1/29/2016
Relating to: one-call system violations; sulfur dioxide compliance plans; assessment authority of the Public Service Commission; funding for statewide energy efficiency and renewable resource programs; public utility contracts with affiliated interests; lo...
Original Reporting Date: 2/8/2016
Relating to: nondiscriminatory insurance coverage of chiropractic services, providing an exemption from emergency rule procedures, granting rule-making authority, and providing a penalty. (FE)
Original Reporting Date: 1/27/2016
Relating to: various changes to the unemployment insurance law. (FE)
Original Reporting Date: 2/1/2016
Relating to: replacement, reconstruction, and transfer of an approved high capacity well. (FE)
Original Reporting Date: 2/9/2016
Relating to: enumerating the I 94 east-west corridor project. (FE)
Original Reporting Date: 7/26/2016
Relating to: pedestrians crossing railroads.
Original Reporting Date: 2/10/2016
Relating to: lowering the corporate income and franchise tax rate. (FE)
Original Reporting Date: 7/26/2016
Relating to: bidding requirements for certain railroad projects. (FE)
Original Reporting Date: 7/26/2016
Relating to: election of chief justice (second consideration).
Original Reporting Date: 1/16/2015
Relating to: accounting and expenditure of state funds and reduction of deficit (first consideration).
Original Reporting Date: 9/29/2015
Relating to: a state minimum wage, extending the time limit for emergency rule procedures, providing an exemption from emergency rule procedures, providing an exemption from rule-making procedures, and requiring the exercise of rule-making authority. (FE)
Original Reporting Date: 8/11/2015
Relating to: the provision by employers to employees of written disclosure statements of the terms of employment, the filing and investigation of wage claims, the statute of limitations for filing a wage claim action, the payment of interest, penalties, a...
Original Reporting Date: 9/14/2015
Relating to: the manufacture and acceptance for sale of products containing microbeads. (FE)
Original Reporting Date: 2/2/2015
Relating to: the treatment of depreciation, depletion, and amortization for income and franchise tax purposes. (FE)
Original Reporting Date: 2/9/2015
Relating to: John Doe proceedings and providing a penalty. (FE)
Original Reporting Date: 10/29/2015
Relating to: prohibiting as a condition of employment membership in a labor organization or payments to a labor organization and providing a penalty.
Original Reporting Date: 2/24/2015
Relating to: elimination of the requirement that laborers, workers, mechanics, and truck drivers employed on the site of a project of public works be paid the prevailing wage. (FE)
Original Reporting Date: 3/25/2015
Relating to: restrictive covenants in employment and agency relationships.
Original Reporting Date: 3/12/2015
Relating to: groundwater management, approval of high capacity wells, and granting rule-making authority. (FE)
Original Reporting Date: 3/12/2015
Relating to: interest rates on judgments in small claims actions.
Original Reporting Date: 11/16/2015
Relating to: operating implements of husbandry and agricultural commercial motor vehicles on highways and transporting implements of husbandry by trailer on highways. (FE)
Original Reporting Date: 3/26/2015
Relating to: standards for the construction and inspection of camping units; for installing, repairing, and maintaining electrical wiring in camping units; and for plumbing in camping units; providing an exemption from emergency rule procedures; and granti...
Original Reporting Date: 3/30/2015
Relating to: disclosure of contracts for frac sand mining on neighboring properties.
Original Reporting Date: 5/27/2015
Relating to: county authority relating to exploration for a type of industrial sand. (FE)
Original Reporting Date: 5/27/2015
Relating to: listing frac sand mining as a conditional or prohibited use in certain types of zoning ordinances. (FE)
Original Reporting Date: 5/27/2015
Relating to: notice requirements for zoning actions related to frac sand mining. (FE)
Original Reporting Date: 5/27/2015
Relating to: repealing rules promulgated by the Department of Natural Resources.
Original Reporting Date: 5/1/2015
Relating to: immunity of private campgrounds.
Original Reporting Date: 4/22/2015
Relating to: acts of concealment and misrepresentations in filing for or claiming unemployment insurance benefits. (FE)
Original Reporting Date: 8/11/2015
Relating to: repealing an air pollution rule promulgated by the Department of Natural Resources.
Original Reporting Date: 5/12/2015
Relating to: various changes regarding administrative rules and rule-making procedures; time limits for emergency rules; and making an appropriation. (FE)
Original Reporting Date: 5/22/2015
Relating to: exemption from lead inspection requirements for sampling or testing during certain lead-safe renovations. (FE)
Original Reporting Date: 9/3/2015
Relating to: the amount of an academic excellence higher education scholarship, the number of those scholarships that may be awarded in an academic year, the eligibility criteria for those scholarships, and creating an individual income tax credit for cert...
Original Reporting Date: 9/10/2015
Relating to: replacement, reconstruction, and transfer of an approved high capacity well. (FE)
Original Reporting Date: 10/5/2015
Relating to: requiring approval by a municipal governing body before construction of highway roundabouts. (FE)
Original Reporting Date: 10/28/2015
Relating to: the state civil service and making an appropriation. (FE)
Original Reporting Date: 10/6/2015
Relating to: liability for damages caused by dogs, court orders to kill a dog, and providing a penalty. (FE)
Original Reporting Date: 10/6/2015
Relating to: requirements for approval of construction of nuclear power plants and changes to the state's energy priorities policy.
Original Reporting Date: 11/17/2015
Relating to: approvals for high capacity wells, designation of sensitive resource areas, providing exemptions from emergency rule procedures, and granting rule-making authority. (FE)
Original Reporting Date: 10/13/2015
Relating to: campaign finance.
Original Reporting Date: 10/19/2015
Relating to: reorganizing the Government Accountability Board, requiring the exercise of rule-making authority, and making appropriations. (FE)
Original Reporting Date: 10/19/2015
Relating to: requiring the Department of Transportation to award a grant to Northwoods Rail Transit Commission to fund the purchase of railroad cars and making an appropriation.
Original Reporting Date: 10/29/2015
Relating to: exemptions from certain taxes and other requirements for work performed by persons from outside the state during a state of emergency declared by the governor. (FE)
Original Reporting Date: 10/20/2015
Relating to: limitations on borrowing by school districts and the use by school districts of resolutions and referenda to authorize bonding for capital projects or increase revenue limits and scheduling of school district referendums to exceed revenue limi...
Original Reporting Date: 1/12/2016
Relating to: decreasing auditor positions in the Department of Revenue. (FE)
Original Reporting Date: 11/4/2015
Relating to: the establishment of a family and medical leave insurance program; family leave to care for a grandparent, grandchild, or sibling and for the active duty of a family member; the employers that are required to permit an employee to take family ...
Original Reporting Date: 1/25/2016
Relating to: collateral source payments.
Original Reporting Date: 12/8/2015
Relating to: social and financial impact reports. (FE)
Original Reporting Date: 1/12/2016
Relating to: the sales tax exemption for occasional sales by nonprofit organizations. (FE)
Original Reporting Date: 12/8/2015
Relating to: exclusion of a franchisor as the employer of a franchisee or of an employee of a franchisee. (FE)
Original Reporting Date: 12/18/2015
Relating to: preparation and response required by railroad corporations in the event of discharge of transported materials and making an appropriation. (FE)
Original Reporting Date: 12/8/2015
Relating to: licenses to teach vocational education subjects. (FE)
Original Reporting Date: 1/11/2016
Relating to: various changes to the worker's compensation law, granting rule-making authority, and making an appropriation. (FE)
Original Reporting Date: 1/13/2016
Relating to: the regulation of navigable waters and wetlands. (FE)
Original Reporting Date: 12/21/2015
Relating to: government actions affecting rights to real property; the regulation of shoreland zoning; the substitution of hearing examiners in contested cases; and the property tax treatment of unoccupied property. (FE)
Original Reporting Date: 12/21/2015
Relating to: individual and corporate income and franchise taxes; sales and use taxes; administration of tax laws; providing an exemption from emergency rule procedures; and requiring the exercise of rule-making authority. (FE)
Original Reporting Date: 1/8/2016
Relating to: a sales and use tax exemption for federal excise tax imposed on a sale of a heavy truck or trailer. (FE)
Original Reporting Date: 1/8/2016
Relating to: technical education equipment grants for school districts, providing an exemption from emergency rule procedures, granting rule-making authority, and making an appropriation. (FE)
Original Reporting Date: 1/19/2016
Relating to: suspending, revoking, or refusing to renew cigarette and tobacco products retailer licenses. (FE)
Original Reporting Date: 1/15/2016
Relating to: suspending, revoking, or refusing to renew cigarette and tobacco products retailer licenses. (FE)
Original Reporting Date: 1/15/2016
Relating to: various changes to the worker's compensation law, granting rule-making authority, and making an appropriation. (FE)
Original Reporting Date: 1/13/2016
Relating to: action required to be taken in response to a discharge of hazardous substances, exemption from liability for certain hazardous substance discharges, providing an exemption from emergency rule procedures, and granting rule-making authority. (FE...
Original Reporting Date: 1/11/2016
Relating to: the review of water quality standards and variances to water quality standards by the Department of Natural Resources and exempting certain actions of the Department of Natural Resources and the Department of Administration from the requiremen...
Original Reporting Date: 1/29/2016
Relating to: monitoring industrial sand mining and processing operations and making an appropriation. (FE)
Original Reporting Date: 2/2/2016
Relating to: regulating and monitoring airborne particulate matter and respirable silica and granting rule-making authority. (FE)
Original Reporting Date: 2/2/2016
Relating to: changes affecting tourism entities under the room tax.
Original Reporting Date: 1/18/2016
Relating to: activities affecting waters of this state carried out under the direction of the Department of Transportation, performance standards and effluent limitations for new and modified point sources of pollution, and termination of certain permits a...
Original Reporting Date: 1/29/2016
Relating to: local regulation of certain containers.
Original Reporting Date: 2/1/2016
Relating to: nondiscriminatory insurance coverage of chiropractic services, providing an exemption from emergency rule procedures, granting rule-making authority, and providing a penalty. (FE)
Original Reporting Date: 2/1/2016
Relating to: one-call system violations; sulfur dioxide compliance plans; assessment authority of the Public Service Commission; funding for statewide energy efficiency and renewable resource programs; public utility contracts with affiliated interests; lo...
Original Reporting Date: 2/8/2016
Relating to: various changes to the unemployment insurance law. (FE)
Original Reporting Date: 2/3/2016
Relating to: marketing of employment and training opportunities to former University of Wisconsin System students and making an appropriation. (FE)
Original Reporting Date: 2/18/2016
Relating to: pedestrians crossing railroads.
Original Reporting Date: 2/22/2016
Relating to: various changes to unclaimed property law; agreements by the Department of Revenue to allow third-party tax audits; burden of proof for tax assessments based on third-party audits; and requiring the exercise of rule-making authority. (FE)
Original Reporting Date: 7/26/2016
Relating to: election of chief justice (second consideration).
Original Reporting Date: 1/16/2015
Relating to: accounting and expenditure of state funds and reduction of deficit (first consideration).
Original Reporting Date: 10/1/2015