Legislation Role Passage Relating to:
Legislation: 1995 SB 479
Role: Author
Passage: No
Relating to: Allowing cities, villages and towns to issue Class "B" licenses to certain brewery employees.
Legislation: 1995 AB 37
Role: Author
Passage: No
Relating to: Various changes in the campaign finance law.
Legislation: 1995 AB 952
Role: Author
Passage: No
Relating to: Electronic filing of certain campaign finance reports with the elections board and making appropriations.
Legislation: 1995 AB 805
Role: Author
Passage: No
Relating to: The deposit and investment of cemetery care funds.
Legislation: 1995 AB 516
Role: Author
Passage: No
Relating to: The authority of counties, towns, villages and cities to enact ordinances regulating the purchase, possession, sale or giving of cigarettes and tobacco products.
Legislation: 1995 SB 512
Role: Author
Passage: No
Relating to: The authority of counties, towns, villages and cities to enact ordinances regulating the purchase, possession, sale or giving of cigarettes and tobacco products.
Legislation: 1995 AB 1076
Role: Author
Passage: No
Relating to: Transferring to the department of health and family services authority for licensing cigarette and tobacco products retailers and authority to enforce certain prohibitions on the sale, gift, purchase or possession of cigarettes or tobacco products, locations and control of tobacco vending machines, prohibiting smoking in health care provider offices and in certain government buildings, granting rule-making authority, making an appropriation and providing penalties.
Legislation: 1995 AB 907
Role: Author
Passage: No
Relating to: Allowing building contractors to use the sales tax exemption certificate of an exempt entity when purchasing goods or services exclusively for construction for the exempt entity.
Legislation: 1995 AB 599
Role: Author
Passage: Yes
Relating to: A relief program operated for a specific class or classes of persons
Legislation: 1995 AB 295
Role: Author
Passage: No
Relating to: Creating a plea and verdict of guilty but mentally ill in criminal cases.
Legislation: 1995 AB 221
Role: Author
Passage: No
Relating to: Adjustment of the date of the 1996 spring primary and election and presidential preference primary and certain other dates for election procedures.
Legislation: 1995 SB 111
Role: Author
Passage: Yes
Relating to: Adjustment of the date of the 1996 spring primary and election and presidential preference primary and certain other dates for election procedures.
Legislation: 1995 AB 201
Role: Author
Passage: No
Relating to: A training and employment services grant for employees being laid off from a business and making an appropriation.
Legislation: 1995 SB 92
Role: Author
Passage: No
Relating to: A training and employment services grant for employees being laid off from a business and making an appropriation.
Legislation: 1995 SB 269
Role: Author
Passage: No
Relating to: Flight instruction training courses.
Legislation: 1995 AB 858
Role: Author
Passage: No
Relating to: The powers of full-time court commissioners.
Legislation: 1995 SB 461
Role: Author
Passage: No
Relating to: The powers of full-time court commissioners.
Legislation: 1995 AB 148
Role: Author
Passage: Yes
Relating to: Home detention programs. (FE)
Legislation: 1995 AB 24
Role: Author
Passage: No
Relating to: Service by a former member of the legislature as a lobbyist.
Legislation: 1995 AB 547
Role: Author
Passage: Yes
Relating to: Collection of copayments, coinsurance and deductibles under the medical assistance program.
Legislation: 1995 SB 630
Role: Author
Passage: No
Relating to: The inclusion of certain cities, villages and towns within the boundary of the Milwaukee Metropolitan Sewerage District and the payment of capital cost arrearages to the district.
Legislation: 1995 AB 814
Role: Author
Passage: No
Relating to: Exemption of certain wards established by cities from minimum population requirements.
Legislation: 1995 SB 343
Role: Author
Passage: No
Relating to: Paternity determination Not in best interest of child.
Legislation: 1995 AB 770
Role: Author
Passage: No
Relating to: The licensure of pharmacies located outside the state and providing a penalty.
Legislation: 1995 SB 534
Role: Author
Passage: No
Relating to: The licensure of pharmacies located outside the state and providing a penalty.
Legislation: 1995 AB 1018
Role: Author
Passage: Yes
Relating to: The funding of a prison expansion project under the state building program and granting bonding authority.
Legislation: 1995 SB 617
Role: Author
Passage: No
Relating to: The funding of a prison expansion project under the state building program and granting bonding authority.
Legislation: 1995 AB 27
Role: Author
Passage: No
Relating to: Allowing the department of corrections to enter into contracts with others to operate prisons and granting rule-making authority. (FE)
Legislation: 1995 AB 959
Role: Author
Passage: No
Relating to: The adjustment to a school district's revenue limit for debt service.
Legislation: 1995 SB 576
Role: Author
Passage: No
Relating to: The adjustment to a school district's revenue limit for debt service.
Legislation: 1995 SB 2
Role: Author
Passage: No
Relating to: Increasing forfeitures for speeding committed in highway maintenance or construction area and providing a penalty.
Legislation: 1995 AJR 37
Role: Author
Passage: Yes
Relating to: 4-year terms of office for, and the restriction on holding any other office by, sheriffs (first consideration).
Legislation: 1995 SJR 23
Role: Author
Passage: No
Relating to: 4-year terms of office for, and the restriction on holding any other office by, sheriffs (first consideration).
Legislation: 1995 AJR 24
Role: Author
Passage: No
Relating to: Analyses on substitute amendments.
Legislation: 1995 SJR 35
Role: Author
Passage: No
Relating to: The vote on certain bills that would increase taxes (first consideration).
Legislation: 1995 AB 574
Role: Author
Passage: No
Relating to: The use of weights or body-building or weight-training equipment in state prisons.
Legislation: 1995 AB 1
Role: Co-Sponsor
Passage: No
Relating to: Discontinuance of interim allowances to members of the legislature for postage and clerical assistance.
Legislation: 1995 AB 6
Role: Co-Sponsor
Passage: No
Relating to: School district revenue limits.
Legislation: 1995 AB 7
Role: Co-Sponsor
Passage: No
Relating to: A limitation upon state appropriations and expenditures from general purpose revenue.
Legislation: 1995 AB 8
Role: Co-Sponsor
Passage: Yes
Relating to: Charging a fee for the temporary use of school property.
Legislation: 1995 AB 21
Role: Co-Sponsor
Passage: Yes
Relating to: Requesting federal waivers under the aid to families with dependent children and job opportunities and basic skills programs; limiting increases in aid to families with dependent children for families that have certain additional children; job orientation and job search requirements, participation requirements and sanctions under the job opportunities and basic skills program; establishing a program for publication of delinquent child support obligors; providing exemptions from emergency rule-making procedures; granting rule-making authority; and making appropriations.
Legislation: 1995 AB 25
Role: Co-Sponsor
Passage: No
Relating to: Stacking of motor vehicle insurance coverage and drive-other-car exclusions under motor vehicle policies.
Legislation: 1995 AB 26
Role: Co-Sponsor
Passage: Yes
Relating to: Medical care for county jail prisoners. (FE)
Legislation: 1995 AB 29
Role: Co-Sponsor
Passage: No
Relating to: Notarization of applications for general relief and for aid to families with dependent children.
Legislation: 1995 AB 63
Role: Co-Sponsor
Passage: No
Relating to: Contracts for teaching or other educational services in elementary and secondary schools.
Legislation: 1995 AB 67
Role: Co-Sponsor
Passage: Yes
Relating to: Removing the limit on restitution ordered by a municipal court. (FE)
Legislation: 1995 AB 78
Role: Co-Sponsor
Passage: Yes
Relating to: A Nonrefundable individual income tax credit for adoption expenses.
Legislation: 1995 AB 83
Role: Co-Sponsor
Passage: Yes
Relating to: Battery to an emergency room worker and providing penalties.
Legislation: 1995 AB 95
Role: Co-Sponsor
Passage: Yes
Relating to: Limitations of liability for certain fire companies. (FE)
Legislation: 1995 AB 100
Role: Co-Sponsor
Passage: Yes
Relating to: Receipt and disbursement of child and spousal support payments.
Legislation: 1995 AB 101
Role: Co-Sponsor
Passage: Yes
Relating to: Reimbursing a law enforcement agency for certain expenses in drug violation investigations.
Legislation: 1995 AB 102
Role: Co-Sponsor
Passage: No
Relating to: elimination of the cost containment commission, the cost containment council and the capital expenditure review program.
Legislation: 1995 AB 110
Role: Co-Sponsor
Passage: No
Relating to: The recovery of costs of enforcing laws involving operating a motor vehicle while under the influence of alcohol or a controlled substance or both. (FE)
Legislation: 1995 AB 118
Role: Co-Sponsor
Passage: No
Relating to: Comparative negligence and punitive damages.
Legislation: 1995 AB 130
Role: Co-Sponsor
Passage: Yes
Relating to: Creating a juvenile justice code, granting rule-making authority, making appropriations and providing penalties.
Legislation: 1995 AB 146
Role: Co-Sponsor
Passage: No
Relating to: Causing harm or death to an unborn child and providing penalties.
Legislation: 1995 AB 159
Role: Co-Sponsor
Passage: Yes
Relating to: Committing a violent crime at or near a school and providing penalties.
Legislation: 1995 AB 161
Role: Co-Sponsor
Passage: No
Relating to: Qualification for a grant from the Wisconsin election campaign fund.
Legislation: 1995 AB 166
Role: Co-Sponsor
Passage: Yes
Relating to: The labeling of certain gasoline.
Legislation: 1995 AB 173
Role: Co-Sponsor
Passage: No
Relating to: Prohibiting educational grants to state prison inmates.
Legislation: 1995 AB 183
Role: Co-Sponsor
Passage: Yes
Relating to: Exempting from tuition at the University of Wisconsin System a resident undergraduate who is the child of a slain fire fighter or law enforcement officer.
Legislation: 1995 AB 192
Role: Co-Sponsor
Passage: No
Relating to: Parole eligibility.
Legislation: 1995 AB 200
Role: Co-Sponsor
Passage: No
Relating to: Various changes to the family and medical leave law and granting rule-making authority.
Legislation: 1995 AB 203
Role: Co-Sponsor
Passage: No
Relating to: Special observance days in school.
Legislation: 1995 AB 206
Role: Co-Sponsor
Passage: No
Relating to: Service by elective state officials in other salaried state positions.
Legislation: 1995 AB 238
Role: Co-Sponsor
Passage: Yes
Relating to: Pupils who are excused from public school health education.
Legislation: 1995 AB 243
Role: Co-Sponsor
Passage: Yes
Relating to: Standards of need and benefits under the general relief program.
Legislation: 1995 AB 244
Role: Co-Sponsor
Passage: Yes
Relating to: Limiting required funding for protective placements or protective services and mental health services and expanding factors to be considered in making protective placements.
Legislation: 1995 AB 246
Role: Co-Sponsor
Passage: No
Relating to: Prohibiting smoking in the state capitol building.
Legislation: 1995 AB 250
Role: Co-Sponsor
Passage: No
Relating to: The installation of an ignition interlock device in cases involving intoxicated operation of a vehicle.
Legislation: 1995 AB 254
Role: Co-Sponsor
Passage: No
Relating to: Publication or dissemination of false information pertaining to a response to certain questions and providing a penalty.
Legislation: 1995 AB 276
Role: Co-Sponsor
Passage: Yes
Relating to: Refusing to comply with a peace officer's attempt to take a person into custody and providing penalties.
Legislation: 1995 AB 309
Role: Co-Sponsor
Passage: No
Relating to: School district performance reports.
Legislation: 1995 AB 318
Role: Co-Sponsor
Passage: No
Relating to: Raising the legal age to gamble from 18 to 21 years of age.
Legislation: 1995 AB 326
Role: Co-Sponsor
Passage: No
Relating to: Conflicts of interest by local public officials.
Legislation: 1995 AB 342
Role: Co-Sponsor
Passage: No
Relating to: Allowing the department of revenue to offset unpaid judgments for traffic and municipal ordinance violations against state income tax refunds and making appropriations.
Legislation: 1995 AB 375
Role: Co-Sponsor
Passage: No
Relating to: Scheduling of referenda by local governments.
Legislation: 1995 AB 378
Role: Co-Sponsor
Passage: Yes
Relating to: The investment of public library endowment funds.
Legislation: 1995 AB 384
Role: Co-Sponsor
Passage: Yes
Relating to: Requiring a review of and report on introduced bills and proposed administrative rules that affect housing and granting rule-making authority.
Legislation: 1995 AB 389
Role: Co-Sponsor
Passage: Yes
Relating to: The regulation of the practice of psychology and granting rule-making authority.
Legislation: 1995 AB 396
Role: Co-Sponsor
Passage: No
Relating to: Eliminating the position of executive assistant.
Legislation: 1995 AB 405
Role: Co-Sponsor
Passage: Yes
Relating to: Child sex offenders working or volunteering with children and providing a penalty.
Legislation: 1995 AB 435
Role: Co-Sponsor
Passage: No
Relating to: Reports regarding the University of Wisconsin System.
Legislation: 1995 AB 436
Role: Co-Sponsor
Passage: No
Relating to: The salary-setting procedure for members of the legislature.
Legislation: 1995 AB 441
Role: Co-Sponsor
Passage: Yes
Relating to: Expanding requirements for a woman's informed consent for performance or inducement of an abortion and for consent to a miNor's obtaining an abortion and providing a penalty.
Legislation: 1995 AB 470
Role: Co-Sponsor
Passage: Yes
Relating to: The adoption of a Nonmarital child, the readoption of a foreign adoptive child, county adoption services and the state adoption center.
Legislation: 1995 AB 471
Role: Co-Sponsor
Passage: Yes
Relating to: The adoption of children with special needs and making an appropriation.
Legislation: 1995 AB 488
Role: Co-Sponsor
Passage: No
Relating to: Public school logos, mascots and nicknames.
Legislation: 1995 AB 506
Role: Co-Sponsor
Passage: No
Relating to: Permitting the immobilization of motor vehicles for Nonmoving traffic violations.
Legislation: 1995 AB 517
Role: Co-Sponsor
Passage: Yes
Relating to: The form of certain payments under the aid to families with dependent children program.
Legislation: 1995 AB 521
Role: Co-Sponsor
Passage: No
Relating to: Imposing a duty on state agencies and local governmental units to minimize the adverse effect of governmental actions on private property value, creating a cause of action for certain governmental actions affecting private property and making an appropriation.
Legislation: 1995 AB 538
Role: Co-Sponsor
Passage: No
Relating to: Collect telephone calls and providing a penalty.
Legislation: 1995 AB 539
Role: Co-Sponsor
Passage: No
Relating to: Children-at-risk programs and other educational programs provided under contract with the Milwaukee Public Schools.
Legislation: 1995 AB 545
Role: Co-Sponsor
Passage: Yes
Relating to: Tax-exempt individual employe medical savings accounts established by employers or self-employed persons with the difference between the cost of catastrophic and comprehensive health care coverage.
Legislation: 1995 AB 549
Role: Co-Sponsor
Passage: No
Relating to: Applying cash deposited for bail to judgments for fines or costs in criminal cases.
Legislation: 1995 AB 550
Role: Co-Sponsor
Passage: Yes
Relating to: Committing a robbery or burglary with an oleoresin of capsicum container.
Legislation: 1995 AB 561
Role: Co-Sponsor
Passage: No
Relating to: Drafts received by members of the legislature and office expenses authorized for members of the legislature.
Legislation: 1995 AB 571
Role: Co-Sponsor
Passage: Yes
Relating to: Creating a lien against vessels to satisfy child support arrearages.
Legislation: 1995 AB 588
Role: Co-Sponsor
Passage: No
Relating to: State life insurance fund.
Legislation: 1995 AB 591
Role: Co-Sponsor
Passage: Yes
Relating to: Creating a new public assistance program for families with dependent children, modifying the sunset of the aid to families with dependent children program, modifying administration of the food stamp program, modifying the eligibility requirements of certain recipients of medical assistance, creating a program to provide payment to a relative, other than a parent, who is providing care and maintenance for a child, eliminating postsecondary education and vocational skills training from the job opportunities and basic skills program, applying the learnfare provisions statewide to certain individuals who are 6 to 19 years of age, eliminating child care funded under community aids, modifying eligibility requirements for low-income and at-risk child care, creating a tax exemption, making modifications to the job opportunities and basic skills program, making modifications to the food stamp employment and training program, consolidating state general purpose revenue appropriations for public assistance and local aid, providing an exemption from emergency rule procedures, providing an exemption from rule-making procedures, granting rule-making authority and making appropriations.
Legislation: 1995 AB 600
Role: Co-Sponsor
Passage: No
Relating to: Authorizing counties to establish juvenile secured correctional facilities and granting rule-making authority.
Legislation: 1995 AB 604
Role: Co-Sponsor
Passage: No
Relating to: Authorizing the department of corrections to establish a chain gang work program and granting rule-making authority.
Legislation: 1995 AB 605
Role: Co-Sponsor
Passage: No
Relating to: The testimony at trial of child witnesses in certain cases.
Legislation: 1995 AB 612
Role: Co-Sponsor
Passage: No
Relating to: Regulation of performing rights societies.
Legislation: 1995 AB 624
Role: Co-Sponsor
Passage: No
Relating to: Prisoner payments for postsecondary educational costs, granting rule-making authority and making an appropriation.
Legislation: 1995 AB 626
Role: Co-Sponsor
Passage: No
Relating to: Property crimes and providing penalties.
Legislation: 1995 AB 628
Role: Co-Sponsor
Passage: Yes
Relating to: Liability of a person engaged in contact sports activities.
Legislation: 1995 AB 639
Role: Co-Sponsor
Passage: Yes
Relating to: Approval for expenditure of certain federal block grant moneys by the joint committee on finance.
Legislation: 1995 AB 643
Role: Co-Sponsor
Passage: No
Relating to: Costs, attorney fees and settlement offers in proceedings under the fair employment law.
Legislation: 1995 AB 671
Role: Co-Sponsor
Passage: No
Relating to: Civil liability of therapists.
Legislation: 1995 AB 686
Role: Co-Sponsor
Passage: No
Relating to: Advertising of the state lottery.
Legislation: 1995 AB 688
Role: Co-Sponsor
Passage: No
Relating to: Making English the official language of Wisconsin, mandating the use of English for all governmental written expression and permitting the release of governmental communications in additional languages when appropriate in certain circumstances.
Legislation: 1995 AB 693
Role: Co-Sponsor
Passage: No
Relating to: Surveys, analyses and evaluations of pupils and providing a penalty.
Legislation: 1995 AB 712
Role: Co-Sponsor
Passage: No
Relating to: Accumulated unused sick leave program for state legislators.
Legislation: 1995 AB 715
Role: Co-Sponsor
Passage: No
Relating to: Lease-purchase agreements.
Legislation: 1995 AB 721
Role: Co-Sponsor
Passage: Yes
Relating to: Discovery in criminal cases.
Legislation: 1995 AB 723
Role: Co-Sponsor
Passage: No
Relating to: Lottery retailer compensation, administrative expenses of the gaming commission relating to the state lottery and required lottery fund balance.
Legislation: 1995 AB 726
Role: Co-Sponsor
Passage: No
Relating to: Prohibiting cities, villages, towns, counties and school districts from imposing certain residency requirements on certain employees.
Legislation: 1995 AB 778
Role: Co-Sponsor
Passage: No
Relating to: Segregated university fees at the University of Wisconsin System.
Legislation: 1995 AB 785
Role: Co-Sponsor
Passage: No
Relating to: Establishing a commercial real estate broker's commission lien.
Legislation: 1995 AB 803
Role: Co-Sponsor
Passage: No
Relating to: Parking reserved for vehicles used by physically disabled persons.
Legislation: 1995 AB 824
Role: Co-Sponsor
Passage: No
Relating to: School uniforms.
Legislation: 1995 AB 827
Role: Co-Sponsor
Passage: Yes
Relating to: Requiring motorists to stop for fire trucks backing into a fire station, imposing vehicle owner liability and providing a penalty.
Legislation: 1995 AB 840
Role: Co-Sponsor
Passage: No
Relating to: Battery or threat of battery to a district attorney and providing a penalty.
Legislation: 1995 AB 842
Role: Co-Sponsor
Passage: No
Relating to: Bounties paid for the killing of certain animals, construction of housing for persons in war industries, sale and serving of oleomargarine and margarine, heated exterior pedestrian walkways, exclusion of lutefisk as toxic substance for the purpose of providing toxic substance information to employees, employment conditions for certain miNors under the age of 16, content of telegraph messages, animals running at large, standard of time in the state, physical endurance contests, train conductor's arrest authority, prisoner employment on certain days, insurance sales contests, marriage of epileptic persons, certain fences as private nuisances, jail liberties for persons in jail on civil process and use of certain machines for the purpose of fitting shoes.
Legislation: 1995 AB 843
Role: Co-Sponsor
Passage: No
Relating to: The occupational tax imposed on domestic mink farms, research concerning the breeding and raising of domestic mink and making an appropriation.
Legislation: 1995 AB 844
Role: Co-Sponsor
Passage: No
Relating to: Preference in sending or receiving telegraphs.
Legislation: 1995 AB 845
Role: Co-Sponsor
Passage: No
Relating to: Creating an exemption from preinspections and payment of preinspection fees for the transfer of a permit for operation of certain establishments under certain circumstances.
Legislation: 1995 AB 861
Role: Co-Sponsor
Passage: Yes
Relating to: The enforcement of rules promulgated by the department of administration concerning the use, care and preservation of property under the department's control and granting rule-making authority.
Legislation: 1995 AB 867
Role: Co-Sponsor
Passage: No
Relating to: Corporations that are investment companies.
Legislation: 1995 AB 868
Role: Co-Sponsor
Passage: No
Relating to: The sale of prearranged funeral plans, funding of prearranged funeral plans with life insurance policies and annuities and granting rule-making authority.
Legislation: 1995 AB 889
Role: Co-Sponsor
Passage: No
Relating to: Harboring or aiding juveniles who have run away or failed to appear in court and providing a penalty.
Legislation: 1995 AB 921
Role: Co-Sponsor
Passage: No
Relating to: Plumbing apprenticeships.
Legislation: 1995 AB 971
Role: Co-Sponsor
Passage: No
Relating to: Operating an unregistered vehicle; temporary operation plates for automobiles, station wagons and other vehicles having a gross vehicle weight rating of 8,000 pounds or less; and creating a presumption that certain motor vehicles located on a highway are unregistered or improperly registered vehicles.
Legislation: 1995 AB 996
Role: Co-Sponsor
Passage: No
Relating to: The requirements for licensure as a certified public accountant and granting rule-making authority.
Legislation: 1995 AB 1017
Role: Co-Sponsor
Passage: No
Relating to: Contracts providing for the confinement of prisoners of this state in aNother state.
Legislation: 1995 AB 1020
Role: Co-Sponsor
Passage: No
Relating to: Regulation of viatical settlement contracts, exempting from the income tax income that is received from the sale of a life insurance policy under a viatical settlement contract and granting rule-making authority.
Legislation: 1995 AB 1038
Role: Co-Sponsor
Passage: No
Relating to: Residential rental practices, powers of court commissioners and providing a penalty.
Legislation: 1995 AB 1055
Role: Co-Sponsor
Passage: No
Relating to: The use of computers to commit certain crimes, allowing the forfeiture of computers used to commit a crime and providing a penalty.
Legislation: 1995 AB 1057
Role: Co-Sponsor
Passage: No
Relating to: Review of obscenity prosecutions by the attorney general.
Legislation: 1995 AB 1058
Role: Co-Sponsor
Passage: No
Relating to: Obscene sexual conduct.
Legislation: 1995 AB 1087
Role: Co-Sponsor
Passage: No
Relating to: Authorizing school closings, and the reassignment of staff resulting from such closings or subsequent reopenings without regard to seniority, in a 1st class city school district.
Legislation: 1995 SB 6
Role: Co-Sponsor
Passage: Yes
Relating to: Stacking of motor vehicle insurance coverage and drive-other-car exclusions under motor vehicle policies.
Legislation: 1995 SB 11
Role: Co-Sponsor
Passage: Yes
Relating to: Comparative negligence and punitive damages.
Legislation: 1995 SB 24
Role: Co-Sponsor
Passage: No
Relating to: Preventing felons from obtaining a license to operate a foster home or treatment foster home.
Legislation: 1995 SB 46
Role: Co-Sponsor
Passage: No
Relating to: Limitations on awards for NonecoNomic damages.
Legislation: 1995 SB 48
Role: Co-Sponsor
Passage: Yes
Relating to: Increasing forfeitures for speeding committed in highway maintenance or construction area and providing a penalty.
Legislation: 1995 SB 55
Role: Co-Sponsor
Passage: Yes
Relating to: Granting visitation rights to grandparents under certain circumstances and who may bring a paternity action.
Legislation: 1995 SB 62
Role: Co-Sponsor
Passage: No
Relating to: Pupil rights in research, experimental programs and testing.
Legislation: 1995 SB 74
Role: Co-Sponsor
Passage: No
Relating to: Not Available
Legislation: 1995 SB 77
Role: Co-Sponsor
Passage: No
Relating to: Creating a juvenile justice code, granting rule-making authority, making appropriations and providing penalties.
Legislation: 1995 SB 84
Role: Co-Sponsor
Passage: No
Relating to: Substitution of judges in criminal cases.
Legislation: 1995 SB 87
Role: Co-Sponsor
Passage: No
Relating to: The labeling of certain gasoline.
Legislation: 1995 SB 91
Role: Co-Sponsor
Passage: No
Relating to: The age at which a child may be adjudicated delinquent.
Legislation: 1995 SB 96
Role: Co-Sponsor
Passage: No
Relating to: Disclosure of the contents of recorded communications in court proceedings for felony offenses.
Legislation: 1995 SB 97
Role: Co-Sponsor
Passage: No
Relating to: Medical care for county jail and house of correction prisoners. (FE)
Legislation: 1995 SB 100
Role: Co-Sponsor
Passage: No
Relating to: Causing harm or death to an unborn child and providing penalties. (FE)
Legislation: 1995 SB 102
Role: Co-Sponsor
Passage: No
Relating to: Charging a fee for the temporary use of school property.
Legislation: 1995 SB 112
Role: Co-Sponsor
Passage: Yes
Relating to: Notifying victims and witnesses about prisoner escapes.
Legislation: 1995 SB 114
Role: Co-Sponsor
Passage: No
Relating to: Prohibiting smoking in the state capitol building.
Legislation: 1995 SB 117
Role: Co-Sponsor
Passage: Yes
Relating to: Operating a motor vehicle while under the influence of an intoxicant when a miNor is a passenger in the motor vehicle and providing penalties.
Legislation: 1995 SB 137
Role: Co-Sponsor
Passage: No
Relating to: The employe trip reduction program and granting rule-making authority
Legislation: 1995 SB 184
Role: Co-Sponsor
Passage: Yes
Relating to: The requirements for licensure as a certified public accountant and granting rule-making authority.
Legislation: 1995 SB 215
Role: Co-Sponsor
Passage: Yes
Relating to: Disarming a peace officer.
Legislation: 1995 SB 253
Role: Co-Sponsor
Passage: No
Relating to: Sexual assault and providing penalties.
Legislation: 1995 SB 254
Role: Co-Sponsor
Passage: No
Relating to: Obscenity
Legislation: 1995 SB 268
Role: Co-Sponsor
Passage: No
Relating to: Exempting from tuition at the University of Wisconsin System a resident undergraduate who is the child of a slain fire fighter or law enforcement officer.
Legislation: 1995 SB 274
Role: Co-Sponsor
Passage: No
Relating to: Expanding requirements for a woman's informed consent for performance or inducement of an abortion and for consent to a miNor's obtaining an abortion and providing a penalty.
Legislation: 1995 SB 290
Role: Co-Sponsor
Passage: No
Relating to: Children-at-risk programs operated by the Milwaukee Public Schools.
Legislation: 1995 SB 298
Role: Co-Sponsor
Passage: No
Relating to: Imposing a duty on state agencies and local governmental units to minimize the adverse effect of governmental actions on private property value, creating a cause of action for certain governmental actions affecting private property and making an appropriation.
Legislation: 1995 SB 302
Role: Co-Sponsor
Passage: No
Relating to: The appointment committee for Milwaukee Area Technical College district board members.
Legislation: 1995 SB 328
Role: Co-Sponsor
Passage: No
Relating to: Collect telephone calls and providing a penalty.
Legislation: 1995 SB 334
Role: Co-Sponsor
Passage: No
Relating to: A county-funded relief program operated for a specific class or classes of persons.
Legislation: 1995 SB 359
Role: Co-Sponsor
Passage: No
Relating to: Creating a new public assistance program for families with dependent children, modifying the sunset of the aid to families with dependent children program, modifying administration of the food stamp program, modifying the eligibility requirements of certain recipients of medical assistance, creating a program to provide payment to a relative, other than a parent, who is providing care and maintenance for a child, eliminating postsecondary education and vocational skills training from the job opportunities and basic skills program, applying the learnfare provisions statewide to certain individuals who are 6 to 19 years of age, eliminating child care funded under community aids, modifying eligibility requirements for low-income and at-risk child care, creating a tax exemption, making modifications to the job opportunities and basic skills program, making modifications to the food stamp employment and training program, consolidating state general purpose revenue appropriations for public assistance and local aid, providing an exemption from emergency rule procedures, providing an exemption from rule-making procedures, granting rule-making authority and making appropriations.
Legislation: 1995 SB 365
Role: Co-Sponsor
Passage: No
Relating to: Warning lights on police vehicles. (FE)
Legislation: 1995 SB 367
Role: Co-Sponsor
Passage: No
Relating to: Authorizing the department of corrections to establish a chain gang work program and granting rule-making authority.
Legislation: 1995 SB 379
Role: Co-Sponsor
Passage: Yes
Relating to: Regulation of performing rights societies.
Legislation: 1995 SB 383
Role: Co-Sponsor
Passage: No
Relating to: Tax-exempt individual employe medical savings accounts established by employers or self-employed persons with the difference between the cost of catastrophic and comprehensive health care coverage.
Legislation: 1995 SB 392
Role: Co-Sponsor
Passage: Yes
Relating to: Providing for an order to show cause in certain cases.
Legislation: 1995 SB 403
Role: Co-Sponsor
Passage: No
Relating to: Juries in civil and misdemeaNor cases.
Legislation: 1995 SB 404
Role: Co-Sponsor
Passage: No
Relating to: Homicide by intoxicated use of a vehicle and providing a penalty.
Legislation: 1995 SB 425
Role: Co-Sponsor
Passage: No
Relating to: Surveys, analyses and evaluations of pupils and providing a penalty.
Legislation: 1995 SB 431
Role: Co-Sponsor
Passage: No
Relating to: Increasing the penalties for certain offenses involving driving or operating a motor vehicle while under the influence of intoxicants, drugs or a combination of intoxicants and drugs.
Legislation: 1995 SB 440
Role: Co-Sponsor
Passage: Yes
Relating to: Banks and trust companies investing trust funds and foreign trust companies acting as executors or trustees in this state.
Legislation: 1995 SB 446
Role: Co-Sponsor
Passage: No
Relating to: Firearms and providing penalties.
Legislation: 1995 SB 468
Role: Co-Sponsor
Passage: No
Relating to: The right of victims to attend court proceedings that a defendant is required or permitted to attend.
Legislation: 1995 SB 492
Role: Co-Sponsor
Passage: Yes
Relating to: Wearing a bulletproof vest while committing a felony and providing a penalty.
Legislation: 1995 SB 504
Role: Co-Sponsor
Passage: No
Relating to: Civil liability of therapists.
Legislation: 1995 SB 523
Role: Co-Sponsor
Passage: No
Relating to: Suspending Huber law privileges for a breach of discipline or other violation of jail regulations.
Legislation: 1995 SB 529
Role: Co-Sponsor
Passage: Yes
Relating to: Corporations that are investment companies.
Legislation: 1995 SB 535
Role: Co-Sponsor
Passage: Yes
Relating to: The sale of prearranged funeral plans, funding of prearranged funeral plans with life insurance policies and annuities and granting rule-making authority.
Legislation: 1995 SB 548
Role: Co-Sponsor
Passage: No
Relating to: Establishing a commercial real estate broker's commission lien.
Legislation: 1995 SB 553
Role: Co-Sponsor
Passage: Yes
Relating to: Plumbing apprenticeships.
Legislation: 1995 SB 602
Role: Co-Sponsor
Passage: Yes
Relating to: Contracts providing for the confinement of prisoners of this state in aNother state.
Legislation: 1995 SB 621
Role: Co-Sponsor
Passage: Yes
Relating to: Regulation of viatical settlement contracts, exempting from the income tax income that is received from the sale of a life insurance policy under a viatical settlement contract and granting rule-making authority.
Legislation: 1995 SB 656
Role: Co-Sponsor
Passage: No
Relating to: The sale of advertising space in folded highway maps, the sale of highway service maps and making an appropriation.
Legislation: 1997 AB 740
Role: Author
Passage: No
Relating to: Prohibitions on the use of public employees and public property for activities relating to abortion. (FE)
Legislation: 1997 AB 150
Role: Author
Passage: Yes
Relating to: Electronic filing of certain campaign finance reports with the elections board and making an appropriation. (FE)
Legislation: 1997 AB 699
Role: Author
Passage: No
Relating to: Simultaneous candidacy for more than one seat on the same governmental body.
Legislation: 1997 AB 346
Role: Author
Passage: No
Relating to: Exempting certain resident students from tuition at the University of Wisconsin System and at the technical college system. (FE)
Legislation: 1997 SB 178
Role: Author
Passage: No
Relating to: Exempting certain resident students from tuition at the University of Wisconsin System and at the technical college system. (FE)
Legislation: 1997 AB 691
Role: Author
Passage: No
Relating to: The authority of counties, towns, villages and cities to enact ordinances regulating the purchase, possession, sale or giving away of cigarettes and tobacco products.
Legislation: 1997 AB 432
Role: Author
Passage: No
Relating to: Licensing and community oversight of child welfare agencies, group homes and community-based residential facilities and granting rule-making authority. (FE)
Legislation: 1997 AB 153
Role: Author
Passage: No
Relating to: The temporary placement of young adult offenders at a juvenile secured correctional facility; Notification of the general public concerning sex offenders; increasing the number of private businesses that lease space in state prisons or correctional institutions operated by the department of corrections; contracts with private persons for the transfer and confinement of state prisoners in institutions located in aNother state; providing an exemption from rule-making procedures; and making appropriations. (FE)
Legislation: 1997 AB 920
Role: Author
Passage: No
Relating to: Downer Woods on the campus of the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee. (FE)
Legislation: 1997 AB 953
Role: Author
Passage: No
Relating to: Employment discrimination based on creed and exemption from liability and discipline for physicians, nurses, pharmacists, other health care providers and hospital employees who refuse to participate in sterilization, abortion, assisted suicide and other procedures on moral or religious grounds. (FE)
Legislation: 1997 AB 443
Role: Author
Passage: No
Relating to: The powers of full-time court commissioners.
Legislation: 1997 SB 492
Role: Author
Passage: No
Relating to: The powers of full-time court commissioners.
Legislation: 1997 AB 280
Role: Author
Passage: Yes
Relating to: Disclosure of human immuNodeficiency virus test results by attending physicians. (FE)
Legislation: 1997 AB 59
Role: Author
Passage: No
Relating to: Creating a plea and verdict of guilty but mentally ill in certain criminal cases. (FE)
Legislation: 1997 SB 70
Role: Author
Passage: No
Relating to: Creating a plea and verdict of guilty but mentally ill in certain criminal cases. (FE)
Legislation: 1997 AJR 120
Role: Author
Passage: Yes
Relating to: HoNoring the Society of Jesus for its substantial contributions to the quality of spiritual, intellectual and cultural life in Wisconsin.
Legislation: 1997 SB 461
Role: Author
Passage: No
Relating to: Substitution of judges. (FE)
Legislation: 1997 AB 441
Role: Author
Passage: No
Relating to: Eliminating substitution of judges in criminal matters. (FE)
Legislation: 1997 AB 138
Role: Author
Passage: No
Relating to: Service by a former member of the legislature as a lobbyist.
Legislation: 1997 AB 616
Role: Author
Passage: No
Relating to: Conflicts of interest by local public officials.
Legislation: 1997 AB 798
Role: Author
Passage: No
Relating to: Lake bed areas owned by Milwaukee County that are used for certain recreational purposes and to Milwaukee County's creating or acting as a board of harbor commissioners. (FE)
Legislation: 1997 AB 624
Role: Author
Passage: No
Relating to: Limitations upon the use of moneys derived from employment for political purposes.
Legislation: 1997 AB 233
Role: Author
Passage: No
Relating to: Taking a vehicle without consent of the owner and providing a penalty.
Legislation: 1997 AB 813
Role: Author
Passage: No
Relating to: Taking a vehicle without consent of the owner by using or threatening to use force or violence.
Legislation: 1997 AB 627
Role: Author
Passage: No
Relating to: Negligent operation of a vehicle, motor vehicle operating privilege revocation for a traffic violation that causes a fatal accident, granting rule-making authority and providing penalties. (FE)
Legislation: 1997 AB 857
Role: Author
Passage: No
Relating to: Neonatal intensive care unit training grants, providing an exemption from emergency rule procedures, granting rule-making authority, and making an appropriation. (FE)
Legislation: 1997 SB 480
Role: Author
Passage: No
Relating to: Neonatal intensive care unit training grants, providing an exemption from emergency rule procedures, granting rule-making authority, and making an appropriation. (FE)
Legislation: 1997 AB 207
Role: Author
Passage: No
Relating to: Reporting of certain information by Nonresident political committees.
Legislation: 1997 AB 765
Role: Author
Passage: No
Relating to: The Nonstock corporation law and providing penalties. (FE)
Legislation: 1997 SB 423
Role: Author
Passage: Yes
Relating to: The Nonstock corporation law and providing penalties. (FE)
Legislation: 1997 SB 79
Role: Author
Passage: No
Relating to: Review of obscenity prosecutions by the attorney general.
Legislation: 1997 AB 495
Role: Author
Passage: No
Relating to: Driving while under the influence of an intoxicant and providing a penalty. (FE)
Legislation: 1997 SB 379
Role: Author
Passage: No
Relating to: Driving a motor vehicle while under the influence of an intoxicant and providing penalties. (FE)
Legislation: 1997 AB 496
Role: Author
Passage: No
Relating to: The counting of convictions, suspensions and revocations related to driving while under the influence of an intoxicant. (FE)
Legislation: 1997 AB 793
Role: Author
Passage: No
Relating to: Acceptance of political contributions made by owners, operators or managers of casiNos or racetracks and providing penalties.
Legislation: 1997 AB 634
Role: Author
Passage: No
Relating to: Contracting with private persons for the placement of prisoners in this state or in any other state. (FE)
Legislation: 1997 AB 429
Role: Author
Passage: No
Relating to: Information received by a school official regarding the use by a pupil of alcohol or other drugs.
Legislation: 1997 SB 103
Role: Author
Passage: No
Relating to: Information received by a school official regarding the use by a pupil of alcohol or other drugs.
Legislation: 1997 AJR 82
Role: Author
Passage: Yes
Relating to: The life and service of the Reverend John P. RayNor, S.J.
Legislation: 1997 AB 703
Role: Author
Passage: No
Relating to: The fee for initial issuance of a reserve "Class B" license. (FE)
Legislation: 1997 AB 149
Role: Author
Passage: No
Relating to: Qualifications of reserve judges.
Legislation: 1997 SB 311
Role: Author
Passage: No
Relating to: Reserve judge qualifications.
Legislation: 1997 AB 900
Role: Author
Passage: No
Relating to: Increasing forfeitures for motor vehicle speed restriction violations committed in school zones and providing penalties.
Legislation: 1997 AB 351
Role: Author
Passage: Partial Veto
Relating to: Sentences for felony offenses, parole, community supervision, granting rule-making authority and providing penalties. (FE)
Legislation: 1997 SB 118
Role: Author
Passage: No
Relating to: Minimum sentences for certain sex offenses. (FE)
Legislation: 1997 AJR 12
Role: Author
Passage: No
Relating to: 4-year terms of office for, appointment of, vacancies in the offices of, and the restriction on holding any other office by, sheriffs (2nd consideration).
Legislation: 1997 SB 98
Role: Author
Passage: No
Relating to: Prohibiting smoking in the state capitol building and on the state capitol grounds and providing a penalty. (FE)
Legislation: 1997 AJR 56
Role: Author
Passage: No
Relating to: Providing for an advisory referendum on the question of abolishing the state lottery.
Legislation: 1997 AJR 80
Role: Author
Passage: Yes
Relating to: The distribution of the net proceeds of the state lottery and certain moneys received by the state that are attributable to pari-mutuel on-track betting and bingo (first consideration).
Legislation: 1997 AB 221
Role: Author
Passage: Yes
Relating to: Causing harm or death to an unborn child and providing penalties. (FE)
Legislation: 1997 SB 483
Role: Author
Passage: Yes
Relating to: Removal of disabled vehicles, accident debris and other obstructions from freeways and expressways and stopping after a motor vehicle accident. (FE)
Legislation: 1997 AB 934
Role: Author
Passage: No
Relating to: Requiring contracts of worker's compensation insurance to provide for a bonus premium dividend for employers that maintain a drug-free workplace program. (FE)
Legislation: 1997 AB 4
Role: Co-Sponsor
Passage: No
Relating to: Publication or dissemination of false information pertaining to a response to certain questions and providing a penalty.
Legislation: 1997 AB 14
Role: Co-Sponsor
Passage: No
Relating to: Access to juvenile records by an arson investigator.
Legislation: 1997 AB 17
Role: Co-Sponsor
Passage: No
Relating to: Installation of an ignition interlock device in cases involving intoxicated operation of a motor vehicle. (FE)
Legislation: 1997 AB 26
Role: Co-Sponsor
Passage: No
Relating to: Committing certain crimes while possessing, using or threatening to use a firearm and providing penalties. (FE)
Legislation: 1997 AB 64
Role: Co-Sponsor
Passage: No
Relating to: Evictions of tenants in buildings used for prostitution. (FE)
Legislation: 1997 AB 91
Role: Co-Sponsor
Passage: No
Relating to: The recovery of costs of enforcing laws involving operating a motor vehicle while under the influence of alcohol or a controlled substance or both. (FE)
Legislation: 1997 AB 92
Role: Co-Sponsor
Passage: No
Relating to: Substitution of judges in criminal cases. (FE)
Legislation: 1997 AB 93
Role: Co-Sponsor
Passage: Yes
Relating to: Abuse of vulnerable adults and providing penalties.
Legislation: 1997 AB 120
Role: Co-Sponsor
Passage: No
Relating to: An individual income tax deduction for long-term care insurance premiums. (FE)
Legislation: 1997 AB 121
Role: Co-Sponsor
Passage: No
Relating to: Permitting the immobilization of motor vehicles for Nonmoving traffic violations. (FE)
Legislation: 1997 AB 125
Role: Co-Sponsor
Passage: No
Relating to: Mandatory release on parole. (FE)
Legislation: 1997 AB 135
Role: Co-Sponsor
Passage: No
Relating to: Permitting recovery for injuries or costs resulting from controlled substance use. (FE)
Legislation: 1997 AB 171
Role: Co-Sponsor
Passage: No
Relating to: A use tax exemption for medicines. (FE)
Legislation: 1997 AB 181
Role: Co-Sponsor
Passage: No
Relating to: Creating a Nonrefundable individual income tax credit for low-income persons. (FE)
Legislation: 1997 AB 203
Role: Co-Sponsor
Passage: No
Relating to: Requiring criminal history searches of certain persons hired or proposed to be hired by certain facilities or services, requiring conduct of an elder abuse awareness campaign, authorizing positions for the board on aging and long-term care, clarifying requirements for reporting the misappropriation of property, abuse or neglect of certain patients or facility residents, making appropriations and providing a penalty. (FE)
Legislation: 1997 AB 208
Role: Co-Sponsor
Passage: Yes
Relating to: False reports of police misconduct and providing a penalty. (FE)
Legislation: 1997 AB 220
Role: Co-Sponsor
Passage: Yes
Relating to: Prohibiting performance of certain partial-birth abortions and providing a penalty.
Legislation: 1997 AB 249
Role: Co-Sponsor
Passage: No
Relating to: Eliminating recovery for personal injury for persons injured while involved in a felony. (FE)
Legislation: 1997 AB 252
Role: Co-Sponsor
Passage: No
Relating to: Creating a Nonrefundable individual income tax credit for certain married persons. (FE)
Legislation: 1997 AB 260
Role: Co-Sponsor
Passage: No
Relating to: Sexual assaults causing substantial bodily harm.
Legislation: 1997 AB 268
Role: Co-Sponsor
Passage: Yes
Relating to: Permitting the department of corrections to administer the juvenile correctional system under policies and procedures Not promulgated as rules and providing an exemption from rule-making procedures. (FE)
Legislation: 1997 AB 269
Role: Co-Sponsor
Passage: No
Relating to: The period of separation from covered employment required under the Wisconsin retirement system for an annuitant under the Wisconsin retirement system. (FE)
Legislation: 1997 AB 276
Role: Co-Sponsor
Passage: Yes
Relating to: Criminal invasion of privacy and providing a penalty.
Legislation: 1997 AB 278
Role: Co-Sponsor
Passage: Yes
Relating to: Committing certain violent crimes against an elder person and providing a penalty.
Legislation: 1997 AB 292
Role: Co-Sponsor
Passage: No
Relating to: Personal liability for razing costs. (FE)
Legislation: 1997 AB 301
Role: Co-Sponsor
Passage: No
Relating to: Removal of disruptive pupils from the classroom and granting rule-making authority. (FE)
Legislation: 1997 AB 333
Role: Co-Sponsor
Passage: No
Relating to: Requiring the department of corrections to reimburse a county for the transfer of certain inmates and making an appropriation. (FE)
Legislation: 1997 AB 334
Role: Co-Sponsor
Passage: Yes
Relating to: The regulation of home inspectors, providing an exemption from emergency rule procedures, granting rule-making authority and providing penalties. (FE)
Legislation: 1997 AB 341
Role: Co-Sponsor
Passage: No
Relating to: Requiring criminal history searches of certain persons hired or proposed to be hired by certain facilities or services, clarifying requirements for reporting the misappropriation of property, abuse or neglect of certain patients or facility residents, limiting the personal exemptions tax credit, granting rule-making authority, making appropriations and providing a penalty. (FE)
Legislation: 1997 AB 342
Role: Co-Sponsor
Passage: Yes
Relating to: Rights of victims of crime, granting rule-making authority and providing a penalty. (FE)
Legislation: 1997 AB 365
Role: Co-Sponsor
Passage: No
Relating to: Raising the age of those persons who may Not drive or operate an all-terrain vehicle, motor vehicle or sNowmobile with any alcohol in their blood to the legal drinking age. (FE)
Legislation: 1997 AB 366
Role: Co-Sponsor
Passage: No
Relating to: Institutional placement and parole eligibility of certain sex offenders.
Legislation: 1997 AB 386
Role: Co-Sponsor
Passage: Yes
Relating to: Law enforcement agency access to photographs of applicants for operators' licenses and identification cards and providing a penalty. (FE)
Legislation: 1997 AB 409
Role: Co-Sponsor
Passage: No
Relating to: Discrimination by employers and employment agencies based on conviction record. (FE)
Legislation: 1997 AB 419
Role: Co-Sponsor
Passage: Yes
Relating to: Motor vehicle pursuit by law enforcement officers, training of law enforcement officers, requiring the exercise of rule-making authority and providing a penalty. (FE)
Legislation: 1997 AB 427
Role: Co-Sponsor
Passage: No
Relating to: Elimination of the separate ballot for the offices of president and vice president. (FE)
Legislation: 1997 AB 428
Role: Co-Sponsor
Passage: No
Relating to: Requiring an HIV test for the receipt of a marriage license. (FE)
Legislation: 1997 AB 444
Role: Co-Sponsor
Passage: Yes
Relating to: Fermented malt beverage wholesalers. (FE)
Legislation: 1997 AB 454
Role: Co-Sponsor
Passage: No
Relating to: The intoxicated boating law and providing penalties. (FE)
Legislation: 1997 AB 455
Role: Co-Sponsor
Passage: No
Relating to: The making of restitution by a juvenile.
Legislation: 1997 AB 462
Role: Co-Sponsor
Passage: No
Relating to: Limiting certain local residency requirements. (FE)
Legislation: 1997 AB 465
Role: Co-Sponsor
Passage: Yes
Relating to: Various changes in the provisions regarding police relief associations.
Legislation: 1997 AB 467
Role: Co-Sponsor
Passage: Yes
Relating to: Information provided to a person accused of operating a motor vehicle while under the influence of an intoxicant, controlled substance or other drug. (FE)
Legislation: 1997 AB 493
Role: Co-Sponsor
Passage: Yes
Relating to: Retail theft.
Legislation: 1997 AB 494
Role: Co-Sponsor
Passage: No
Relating to: Creating a sales tax exemption and a use tax exemption for sales by educational foundations. (FE)
Legislation: 1997 AB 503
Role: Co-Sponsor
Passage: No
Relating to: Loan funds availability at real estate closings and granting rule-making authority. (FE)
Legislation: 1997 AB 504
Role: Co-Sponsor
Passage: No
Relating to: Providing material support of international terrorism and providing a penalty.
Legislation: 1997 AB 505
Role: Co-Sponsor
Passage: Yes
Relating to: Persistent child sex offenders and providing penalties. (FE)
Legislation: 1997 AB 508
Role: Co-Sponsor
Passage: No
Relating to: Qualification for a grant from the Wisconsin election campaign fund.
Legislation: 1997 AB 538
Role: Co-Sponsor
Passage: No
Relating to: Immunity in cases involving wrongful birth and wrongful life.
Legislation: 1997 AB 541
Role: Co-Sponsor
Passage: No
Relating to: Domestic abuse and providing a penalty.
Legislation: 1997 AB 564
Role: Co-Sponsor
Passage: Yes
Relating to: Sexual assault, the controlled substance flunitrazepam and providing penalties.
Legislation: 1997 AB 572
Role: Co-Sponsor
Passage: No
Relating to: Use of ignition interlock devices on motor vehicles; creating an ignition interlock device program and a safe-ride grant program; requiring the exercise of rule-making authority; making an appropriation; and providing penalties. (FE)
Legislation: 1997 AB 573
Role: Co-Sponsor
Passage: No
Relating to: Sexual assault and providing a penalty.
Legislation: 1997 AB 578
Role: Co-Sponsor
Passage: No
Relating to: The refund to Indian tribes of cigarette taxes collected in sales on reservations or trust lands. (FE)
Legislation: 1997 AB 582
Role: Co-Sponsor
Passage: Yes
Relating to: Allowing a power of attorney for health care instrument to be used to make or refuse to make an anatomical gift and allowing a health care agent to make an anatomical gift.
Legislation: 1997 AB 587
Role: Co-Sponsor
Passage: No
Relating to: Nonutility activities by public utilities and public utility affiliates, subsidies between utility and Nonutility affiliates, utility energy conservation programs and duties, granting rule-making authority and providing a penalty. (FE)
Legislation: 1997 AB 591
Role: Co-Sponsor
Passage: No
Relating to: Qualifications of persons engaged in the sale or service of alcohol beverages at retail. (FE)
Legislation: 1997 AB 628
Role: Co-Sponsor
Passage: No
Relating to: The administration of drug products and devices by pharmacists, continuing education for pharmacists and granting rule-making authority. (FE)
Legislation: 1997 AB 631
Role: Co-Sponsor
Passage: Yes
Relating to: Charter schools. (FE)
Legislation: 1997 AB 636
Role: Co-Sponsor
Passage: No
Relating to: Establishing a time period for review by the department of natural resources of applications for certain permits, licenses and approvals and requiring the exercise of rule-making authority. (FE)
Legislation: 1997 AB 639
Role: Co-Sponsor
Passage: No
Relating to: Prohibiting requirements that law enforcement officers meet arrest, citation or other quotas in the enforcement of state and local laws. (FE)
Legislation: 1997 AB 653
Role: Co-Sponsor
Passage: No
Relating to: Sentencing of a person convicted of driving while under the influence of an intoxicant or other drug, the counting of the period of imprisonment when determining a penalty for driving while under the influence of an intoxicant or other drug and providing a penalty. (FE)
Legislation: 1997 AB 660
Role: Co-Sponsor
Passage: Yes
Relating to: Lifetime supervision for persons who commit certain sex offenses, granting rule-making authority and providing a penalty. (FE)
Legislation: 1997 AB 664
Role: Co-Sponsor
Passage: No
Relating to: Navigability of certain bodies of water.
Legislation: 1997 AB 668
Role: Co-Sponsor
Passage: Yes
Relating to: Changing rental unit energy efficiency requirements and creating a procedure for issuing citations for failure to comply with existing stipulations relating to rental unit energy efficiency requirements. (FE)
Legislation: 1997 AB 688
Role: Co-Sponsor
Passage: Yes
Relating to: Litigation by persons incarcerated, imprisoned, confined or detained in a jail or prison, immunity from civil liability, the time period for the state to respond to an action and limiting access to public records. (FE)
Legislation: 1997 AB 715
Role: Co-Sponsor
Passage: Yes
Relating to: Authorizing the search of a pupil's locker.
Legislation: 1997 AB 728
Role: Co-Sponsor
Passage: No
Relating to: A sales tax and use tax exemption for providing access to, or use of, the internet. (FE)
Legislation: 1997 AB 729
Role: Co-Sponsor
Passage: No
Relating to: The assignment of lottery prizes and granting rule-making authority. (FE)
Legislation: 1997 AB 735
Role: Co-Sponsor
Passage: Yes
Relating to: Veterans part-time classroom study, veterans tuition and fee reimbursement, veterans retraining grants, authority to construct and operate residential, treatment and nursing care facilities in southeastern Wisconsin and veterans housing loans. (FE)
Legislation: 1997 AB 743
Role: Co-Sponsor
Passage: Yes
Relating to: The provision of dental services by the Marquette University School of Dentistry. (FE)
Legislation: 1997 AB 745
Role: Co-Sponsor
Passage: No
Relating to: Restricting state governmental units from engaging in certain commercial activities, state governmental procurement requirements and creating a legislative joint committee on public-private partnership. (FE)
Legislation: 1997 AB 751
Role: Co-Sponsor
Passage: No
Relating to: Prohibiting the granting of visitation or physical placement with a child to a parent or other person who intentionally kills a parent of the child.
Legislation: 1997 AB 764
Role: Co-Sponsor
Passage: No
Relating to: State government holidays. (FE)
Legislation: 1997 AB 769
Role: Co-Sponsor
Passage: No
Relating to: Banning human cloning and providing a penalty. (FE)
Legislation: 1997 AB 773
Role: Co-Sponsor
Passage: Yes
Relating to: Formation of mutual insurance holding companies, requiring the exercise of rule-making authority and making an appropriation. (FE)
Legislation: 1997 AB 780
Role: Co-Sponsor
Passage: No
Relating to: Minimum daily hours of service in nursing homes for certain nursing home residents, requirements for nursing home reports, increasing positions for the board on aging and long-term care, granting rule-making authority and making an appropriation. (FE)
Legislation: 1997 AB 825
Role: Co-Sponsor
Passage: No
Relating to: Defining "meal" and "sandwich" for the sales tax and use tax on food and specifying the tax status of exempt food and similar goods that are packaged with other property. (FE)
Legislation: 1997 AB 842
Role: Co-Sponsor
Passage: Vetoed
Relating to: Requiring cost-benefit analyses in the rule-promulgation process. (FE)
Legislation: 1997 AB 872
Role: Co-Sponsor
Passage: Yes
Relating to: Charging a tenant for a credit check, presumption that tenant caused damage, allowing plaintiffs to remove and store property under a writ of restitution and providing a penalty. (FE)
Legislation: 1997 AB 877
Role: Co-Sponsor
Passage: No
Relating to: Prohibiting engaging in abortion-related activities under the volunteer health care provider program. (FE)
Legislation: 1997 AB 902
Role: Co-Sponsor
Passage: No
Relating to: Prohibiting urban mass transit aid payments for newly established rail service. (FE)
Legislation: 1997 AB 909
Role: Co-Sponsor
Passage: No
Relating to: Lowering the rate for the sales tax and the use tax. (FE)
Legislation: 1997 AB 911
Role: Co-Sponsor
Passage: No
Relating to: Creating a sales tax and use tax exemption for clothing and shoes. (FE)
Legislation: 1997 AB 916
Role: Co-Sponsor
Passage: No
Relating to: Excluding from coverage under the federal Social Security Act services performed by part-time, seasonal and temporary state employees, establishing an alternative plan with comparable benefits to social security for these part-time, seasonal and temporary state employees and granting rule-making authority. (FE)
Legislation: 1997 AB 962
Role: Co-Sponsor
Passage: No
Relating to: Causing injury, death or property damage while under the influence of alcohol and providing a penalty.
Legislation: 1997 SB 48
Role: Co-Sponsor
Passage: No
Relating to: Committing certain crimes while possessing, using or threatening to use a firearm and providing penalties. (FE)
Legislation: 1997 SB 49
Role: Co-Sponsor
Passage: No
Relating to: Eliminating recovery for personal injury for persons injured while involved in a felony. (FE)
Legislation: 1997 SB 109
Role: Co-Sponsor
Passage: No
Relating to: Electronic filing of certain campaign finance reports with the elections board and making an appropriation. (FE)
Legislation: 1997 SB 131
Role: Co-Sponsor
Passage: No
Relating to: Prohibiting performance of certain partial-birth abortions and providing a penalty.
Legislation: 1997 SB 134
Role: Co-Sponsor
Passage: No
Relating to: Segregated fees at the University of Wisconsin System.
Legislation: 1997 SB 141
Role: Co-Sponsor
Passage: No
Relating to: Motor vehicle hit-and-run offenses and providing penalties.
Legislation: 1997 SB 142
Role: Co-Sponsor
Passage: No
Relating to: Sexual assaults causing substantial bodily harm.
Legislation: 1997 SB 159
Role: Co-Sponsor
Passage: No
Relating to: Disclosure of human immuNodeficiency virus test results by attending physicians. (FE)
Legislation: 1997 SB 160
Role: Co-Sponsor
Passage: No
Relating to: Possession of a firearm by certain persons and providing a penalty.
Legislation: 1997 SB 162
Role: Co-Sponsor
Passage: No
Relating to: Creating a Nonrefundable individual income tax credit for low-income persons. (FE)
Legislation: 1997 SB 171
Role: Co-Sponsor
Passage: No
Relating to: Allowing victims to attend and make statements at parole interviews or hearings. (FE)
Legislation: 1997 SB 172
Role: Co-Sponsor
Passage: No
Relating to: Institutional placement and parole eligibility of certain sex offenders.
Legislation: 1997 SB 177
Role: Co-Sponsor
Passage: No
Relating to: The revocation of licenses issued by the department of public instruction and reports about licensees made to the department by administrators of educational agencies. (FE)
Legislation: 1997 SB 180
Role: Co-Sponsor
Passage: No
Relating to: The sale of advertising space in folded highway maps, the sale of highway service maps and making an appropriation. (FE)
Legislation: 1997 SB 186
Role: Co-Sponsor
Passage: No
Relating to: The regulation of home inspectors, providing an exemption from emergency rule procedures, granting rule-making authority and providing penalties. (FE)
Legislation: 1997 SB 195
Role: Co-Sponsor
Passage: No
Relating to: Rights of victims of crime, granting rule-making authority and providing a penalty. (FE)
Legislation: 1997 SB 197
Role: Co-Sponsor
Passage: No
Relating to: Mental health treatment of miNors (FE)
Legislation: 1997 SB 214
Role: Co-Sponsor
Passage: No
Relating to: Creating a pretrial intoxicated driver intervention grant program and making an appropriation. (FE)
Legislation: 1997 SB 215
Role: Co-Sponsor
Passage: No
Relating to: Voting on legislation that increases certain tax rates.
Legislation: 1997 SB 229
Role: Co-Sponsor
Passage: No
Relating to: Creating a Nonrefundable individual income tax credit for certain married persons. (FE)
Legislation: 1997 SB 233
Role: Co-Sponsor
Passage: No
Relating to: Sentences for felony offenses, parole, community supervision, granting rule-making authority and providing penalties. (FE)
Legislation: 1997 SB 247
Role: Co-Sponsor
Passage: No
Relating to: Licensing and community oversight of child welfare agencies, group homes and community-based residential facilities and granting rule-making authority. (FE)
Legislation: 1997 SB 252
Role: Co-Sponsor
Passage: No
Relating to: Fermented malt beverage wholesalers. (FE)
Legislation: 1997 SB 279
Role: Co-Sponsor
Passage: No
Relating to: Driving while under the influence of an intoxicant and providing a penalty. (FE)
Legislation: 1997 SB 280
Role: Co-Sponsor
Passage: No
Relating to: The counting of convictions, suspensions and revocations related to driving while under the influence of an intoxicant. (FE)
Legislation: 1997 SB 307
Role: Co-Sponsor
Passage: No
Relating to: Requesting the joint legislative council to study shared revenue.
Legislation: 1997 SB 321
Role: Co-Sponsor
Passage: Yes
Relating to: Increasing the number of circuit court branches. (FE)
Legislation: 1997 SB 329
Role: Co-Sponsor
Passage: Yes
Relating to: Presumption concerning employment-connected disease for certain municipal fire fighters. (FE)
Legislation: 1997 SB 334
Role: Co-Sponsor
Passage: No
Relating to: Allowing a power of attorney for health care instrument to be used to make or refuse to make an anatomical gift and allowing a health care agent to make an anatomical gift.
Legislation: 1997 SB 338
Role: Co-Sponsor
Passage: No
Relating to: Nonutility activities by public utilities and public utility affiliates, subsidies between utility and Nonutility affiliates, utility energy conservation programs and duties, granting rule-making authority and providing a penalty. (FE)
Legislation: 1997 SB 348
Role: Co-Sponsor
Passage: No
Relating to: Evictions of tenants in buildings used for prostitution. (FE)
Legislation: 1997 SB 354
Role: Co-Sponsor
Passage: No
Relating to: Changing rental unit energy efficiency requirements and creating a procedure for issuing citations for failure to comply with existing stipulations relating to rental unit energy efficiency requirements. (FE)
Legislation: 1997 SB 382
Role: Co-Sponsor
Passage: No
Relating to: Lifetime supervision for persons who commit certain sex offenses, granting rule-making authority and providing a penalty. (FE)
Legislation: 1997 SB 383
Role: Co-Sponsor
Passage: No
Relating to: Charter schools. (FE)
Legislation: 1997 SB 386
Role: Co-Sponsor
Passage: No
Relating to: Crime laboratories. (FE)
Legislation: 1997 SB 388
Role: Co-Sponsor
Passage: No
Relating to: Litigation by persons incarcerated, imprisoned, confined or detained in a jail or prison, immunity from civil liability, the time period for the state to respond to an action and limiting access to public records. (FE)
Legislation: 1997 SB 408
Role: Co-Sponsor
Passage: No
Relating to: Alcohol beverage "Class B" and reserve "Class B" licenses.
Legislation: 1997 SB 414
Role: Co-Sponsor
Passage: No
Relating to: Restricting state governmental units from engaging in certain commercial activities, state governmental procurement requirements and creating a legislative joint committee on public-private partnership. (FE)
Legislation: 1997 SB 428
Role: Co-Sponsor
Passage: No
Relating to: The assignment of lottery prizes and granting rule-making authority. (FE)
Legislation: 1997 SB 434
Role: Co-Sponsor
Passage: No
Relating to: Residency qualifications for certain election officials.
Legislation: 1997 SB 438
Role: Co-Sponsor
Passage: No
Relating to: Veterans part-time classroom study, veterans tuition and fee reimbursement, veterans retraining grants, authority to construct and operate residential, treatment and nursing care facilities in southeastern Wisconsin and veterans housing loans. (FE)
Legislation: 1997 SB 441
Role: Co-Sponsor
Passage: No
Relating to: Prohibiting smoking areas and smoking rooms in state offices and the state capitol building and providing a penalty. (FE)
Legislation: 1997 SB 450
Role: Co-Sponsor
Passage: No
Relating to: Formation of mutual insurance holding companies, requiring the exercise of rule-making authority and making an appropriation. (FE)
Legislation: 1997 SB 455
Role: Co-Sponsor
Passage: No
Relating to: Making gamma hydroxybutyrate a controlled substance.
Legislation: 1997 SB 457
Role: Co-Sponsor
Passage: Yes
Relating to: Lake bed areas owned by Milwaukee County that are used for certain recreational purposes and to Milwaukee County's creating or acting as a board of harbor commissioners. (FE)
Legislation: 1997 SB 469
Role: Co-Sponsor
Passage: No
Relating to: Defining "meal" and "sandwich" for the sales tax and use tax on food and specifying the tax status of exempt food and similar goods that are packaged with other property. (FE)
Legislation: 1997 SB 475
Role: Co-Sponsor
Passage: No
Relating to: Requiring cost-benefit analyses in the rule-promulgation process. (FE)
Legislation: 1997 SB 490
Role: Co-Sponsor
Passage: Yes
Relating to: Downer Woods on the campus of the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee. (FE)
Legislation: 1997 SB 497
Role: Co-Sponsor
Passage: No
Relating to: Causing injury, death or property damage while under the influence of alcohol and providing a penalty.
Legislation: 1997 SB 498
Role: Co-Sponsor
Passage: No
Relating to: Sentencing of a person convicted of driving while under the influence of an intoxicant or other drug, the counting of the period of imprisonment when determining a penalty for driving while under the influence of an intoxicant or other drug and providing a penalty. (FE)
Legislation: 1997 SB 503
Role: Co-Sponsor
Passage: No
Relating to: Qualifications of persons engaged in the sale or service of alcohol beverages at retail. (FE)
Legislation: 1997 SB 515
Role: Co-Sponsor
Passage: No
Relating to: Fleeing to this state to avoid prosecution for a serious sex offense in aNother jurisdiction, committing a serious sex offense in this state after fleeing prosecution in aNother jurisdiction and providing penalties.
Legislation: 1999 AB 558
Role: Author
Passage: No
Relating to: Grants to law enforcement agencies for the purchase of photographic equipment and making an appropriation.
Legislation: 1999 AB 371
Role: Author
Passage: No
Relating to: Requiring written consent of patients before submittal of certain information to the department of health and family services.
Legislation: 1999 AB 733
Role: Author
Passage: No
Relating to: Using a computer to facilitate having sexual contact or sexual intercourse with a person believed to be a child and providing a penalty.
Legislation: 1999 AB 825
Role: Author
Passage: No
Relating to: Detention of persons placed on conditional release after being found Not guilty of a crime by reason of mental disease and defect.
Legislation: 1999 SB 440
Role: Author
Passage: No
Relating to: Detention of persons placed on conditional release after being found Not guilty of a crime by reason of mental disease and defect.
Legislation: 1999 AB 947
Role: Author
Passage: No
Relating to: Lease or purchase of a privately constructed prison in Douglas County.
Legislation: 1999 AB 200
Role: Author
Passage: No
Relating to: The date on which the criminal penalties study committee is required to file a report of its findings and recommendations and making an appropriation.
Legislation: 1999 AB 87
Role: Author
Passage: No
Relating to: Using delinquency adjudications for purposes of certain penalty enhancers and providing penalties.
Legislation: 1999 SB 284
Role: Author
Passage: No
Relating to: Contracts with persons who take depositions.
Legislation: 1999 AB 469
Role: Author
Passage: No
Relating to: Permitting an employer to refuse to employ or to terminate from employment an individual who has been convicted of a felony and who has Not been pardoned.
Legislation: 1999 AB 324
Role: Author
Passage: No
Relating to: Employment discrimination based on creed and exemption from liability and discipline for physicians, nurses, pharmacists, other health care providers and hospital employees who refuse to participate in sterilization, abortion, assisted suicide and other procedures on moral or religious grounds.
Legislation: 1999 AB 671
Role: Author
Passage: Yes
Relating to: Court fees charged in harassment actions.
Legislation: 1999 AB 876
Role: Author
Passage: No
Relating to: The design, installation, operation and maintenance of hyperbaric chambers; granting rule-making authority and providing a penalty.
Legislation: 1999 AB 201
Role: Author
Passage: No
Relating to: Eliminating substitution of judges in criminal matters.
Legislation: 1999 AB 138
Role: Author
Passage: No
Relating to: Service by a former member of the legislature as a lobbyist.
Legislation: 1999 AB 883
Role: Author
Passage: No
Relating to: Eliminating the asset requirements for medical assistance eligibility for certain individuals.
Legislation: 1999 AB 656
Role: Author
Passage: No
Relating to: Granting creditable service under the Wisconsin retirement system to certain assistant district attorneys formerly employed by Milwaukee County and making an appropriation.
Legislation: 1999 AB 635
Role: Author
Passage: No
Relating to: Requiring the department of transportation to register and issue a certificate of title for a motorcycle having a certain vehicle identification number.
Legislation: 1999 AB 410
Role: Author
Passage: No
Relating to: Acceptance of political contributions made by owners, operators or managers of casiNos or racetracks and providing penalties.
Legislation: 1999 AB 893
Role: Author
Passage: No
Relating to: The date of the presidential preference primary, authorizing the state elections board to change the date of the presidential preference primary, providing an exemption from emergency rule procedures and granting rule-making authority.
Legislation: 1999 AB 182
Role: Author
Passage: No
Relating to: Prisoner access to personal information and contract authority of the department of corrections.
Legislation: 1999 AB 176
Role: Author
Passage: No
Relating to: Authorizing the department of corrections to contract with private persons for the confinement of Wisconsin prison inmates in private prisons in this state.
Legislation: 1999 AB 519
Role: Author
Passage: No
Relating to: Construction and operation of private prisons, requiring the exercise of rule-making authority and making an appropriation.
Legislation: 1999 AB 496
Role: Author
Passage: No
Relating to: Information received by a school official regarding a pupil's use of alcohol or other drugs.
Legislation: 1999 AB 722
Role: Author
Passage: No
Relating to: Probation, parole and extended supervision agent positions, purchase of services for persons on probation and parole and making an appropriation.
Legislation: 1999 AB 743
Role: Author
Passage: No
Relating to: Probation, parole and extended supervision agents responsible for locating absconders.
Legislation: 1999 AJR 81
Role: Author
Passage: No
Relating to: The life and public service of George Reedy.
Legislation: 1999 AR 19
Role: Author
Passage: No
Relating to: The life and public service of George Reedy.
Legislation: 1999 AB 826
Role: Author
Passage: No
Relating to: Qualifications of reserve judges.
Legislation: 1999 AJR 92
Role: Author
Passage: No
Relating to: Establishment of a rotating regional presidential primary system.
Legislation: 1999 AB 465
Role: Author
Passage: No
Relating to: Classification and elements of felony offenses and certain misdemeaNor offenses; modification of a bifurcated sentence in certain cases; revocation of extended supervision; the creation of a sentencing commission and temporary sentencing guidelines; making an appropriation; and providing penalties.
Legislation: 1999 AB 597
Role: Author
Passage: No
Relating to: Sex offender registration, release of information from the sex offender registry, honesty testing of sex offenders, making an appropriation and providing a penalty.
Legislation: 1999 AB 613
Role: Author
Passage: Yes
Relating to: Sex offender registration, release of information from the sex offender registry, honesty testing of sex offenders, Notice concerning access to the sex offender registry before sales or rentals of real property, making an appropriation and providing a penalty.
Legislation: 1999 AB 355
Role: Author
Passage: No
Relating to: Sexual assault of a person confined in an adult or juvenile detention or correctional facility and providing a penalty. relating to: sexual assault of a person confined in an adult or juvenile detention or correctional facility and providing a penalty.
Legislation: 1999 AB 497
Role: Author
Passage: No
Relating to: Time limits for prosecution of certain crimes of sexual assault.
Legislation: 1999 AB 598
Role: Author
Passage: No
Relating to: Eliminating the authority for certain electors to vote a straight party ticket and eliminating the separate ballot for the offices of president and vice president.
Legislation: 1999 AB 513
Role: Author
Passage: No
Relating to: Requiring contracts of worker's compensation insurance to provide for a bonus premium dividend for employers that maintain a drug-free workplace program. (FE)
Legislation: 1999 AB 28
Role: Co-Sponsor
Passage: No
Relating to: The use of a person's social security number in his or her student identification number at private institutions of higher education.
Legislation: 1999 AB 33
Role: Co-Sponsor
Passage: No
Relating to: The use by public schools of pupil identification bracelets, necklaces or pins.
Legislation: 1999 AB 52
Role: Co-Sponsor
Passage: No
Relating to: Instruction permits, probationary licenses and regular licenses to operate motor vehicles; primary enforcement of requirements related to safety belt equipment, installation and use; granting rule-making authority; and providing a penalty.
Legislation: 1999 AB 70
Role: Co-Sponsor
Passage: No
Relating to: Creating an individual income tax subtract modification for certain amounts received by victims of Nazi or Axis persecution.
Legislation: 1999 AB 86
Role: Co-Sponsor
Passage: No
Relating to: Expungement of the juvenile court's record of a person's delinquency adjudication.
Legislation: 1999 AB 105
Role: Co-Sponsor
Passage: No
Relating to: Scheduling of referenda by local governments.
Legislation: 1999 AB 110
Role: Co-Sponsor
Passage: No
Relating to: Use of public funds by certain state and local officials for production or distribution of certain materials.
Legislation: 1999 AB 144
Role: Co-Sponsor
Passage: Yes
Relating to: Disclosure of child abuse and neglect reports for the purpose of investigating an alleged violation of a correctional community placement.
Legislation: 1999 AB 160
Role: Co-Sponsor
Passage: No
Relating to: Testing of blood for alcohol content in motor vehicle accidents involving a fatality or great bodily harm and providing a penalty.
Legislation: 1999 AB 172
Role: Co-Sponsor
Passage: No
Relating to: Allowing a "Class A" licensee to provide wine free of charge for consumption on the licensee's premises.
Legislation: 1999 AB 208
Role: Co-Sponsor
Passage: No
Relating to: Publication or dissemination of false information pertaining to a response to certain questions and providing a penalty.
Legislation: 1999 AB 213
Role: Co-Sponsor
Passage: No
Relating to: Use of social security numbers as medical or health insurance identifiers.
Legislation: 1999 AB 215
Role: Co-Sponsor
Passage: No
Relating to: Prohibition of political contributions by foreign nationals and providing a penalty.
Legislation: 1999 AB 216
Role: Co-Sponsor
Passage: No
Relating to: Qualification for a grant from the Wisconsin election campaign fund.
Legislation: 1999 AB 244
Role: Co-Sponsor
Passage: No
Relating to: An education tax credit to corporations.
Legislation: 1999 AB 305
Role: Co-Sponsor
Passage: Yes
Relating to: Adopting the nurse licensure compact and granting rule-making authority.
Legislation: 1999 AB 308
Role: Co-Sponsor
Passage: No
Relating to: Prohibiting smoking in the state capitol building and on the state capitol grounds and providing a penalty.
Legislation: 1999 AB 309
Role: Co-Sponsor
Passage: No
Relating to: Excluding from coverage under the federal Social Security Act services performed by part-time, seasonal and temporary state employes, establishing an alternative plan with comparable benefits to social security for these part-time, seasonal and temporary state employes and granting rule-making authority.
Legislation: 1999 AB 312
Role: Co-Sponsor
Passage: No
Relating to: The requirement that an unemancipated minor obtain parental or other consent or a judicial waiver of that consent requirement before she have an abortion.
Legislation: 1999 AB 337
Role: Co-Sponsor
Passage: No
Relating to: Payment and amounts of fees for recounts of elections.
Legislation: 1999 AB 339
Role: Co-Sponsor
Passage: No
Relating to: An agreement between the state and tobacco product manufacturers.
Legislation: 1999 AB 379
Role: Co-Sponsor
Passage: No
Relating to: Discharge or other retaliation or discrimination against an employe of a health care facility or a health care provider who reports a violation of the law or a violation of a clinical or ethical standard by the health care facility or health care provider or by an employe of the health care facility or health care provider and providing a penalty.
Legislation: 1999 AB 432
Role: Co-Sponsor
Passage: Yes
Relating to: Auditing University of Wisconsin System and technical college system courses by persons who are 60 years of age or older.
Legislation: 1999 AB 446
Role: Co-Sponsor
Passage: No
Relating to: Permitting an educational agency to refuse to employ or to terminate from employment an unpardoned felon.
Legislation: 1999 AB 478
Role: Co-Sponsor
Passage: No
Relating to: Physical health examinations of pupils.
Legislation: 1999 AB 484
Role: Co-Sponsor
Passage: No
Relating to: Limiting certain local residency requirements.
Legislation: 1999 AB 486
Role: Co-Sponsor
Passage: No
Relating to: Prohibiting the denial, revocation, suspension, withholding or restriction of approvals issued under chapter 29 of the statutes based on the failure of the approval applicants or approval holders to provide social security numbers.
Legislation: 1999 AB 501
Role: Co-Sponsor
Passage: No
Relating to: cigarette tax refunds to American Indian tribes, the cigarette use tax, the unlawful possession of cigarettes and providing a penalty.
Legislation: 1999 AB 516
Role: Co-Sponsor
Passage: No
Relating to: Creating a plea and verdict of guilty but mentally ill in certain criminal cases
Legislation: 1999 AB 525
Role: Co-Sponsor
Passage: No
Relating to: Making a building used to sell an alcoholic beverage without a license or permit a public nuisance.
Legislation: 1999 AB 535
Role: Co-Sponsor
Passage: No
Relating to: Immunity in cases involving wrongful birth and wrongful life.
Legislation: 1999 AB 560
Role: Co-Sponsor
Passage: No
Relating to: Prohibiting nudity on certain land and providing a penalty.
Legislation: 1999 AB 563
Role: Co-Sponsor
Passage: No
Relating to: The creation of a new type of financial institution; the powers of and requirements applicable to these financial institutions; providing an exemption from emergency rule procedures; and granting rule-making authority.
Legislation: 1999 AB 589
Role: Co-Sponsor
Passage: No
Relating to: The speed limit at intersections marked with school crossing signs.
Legislation: 1999 AB 605
Role: Co-Sponsor
Passage: No
Relating to: Licenses to carry a concealed weapon, granting rule-making authority, making appropriations and providing a penalty.
Legislation: 1999 AB 614
Role: Co-Sponsor
Passage: Yes
Relating to: Unauthorized duplication of a recording, unauthorized recording of a performance, failure to disclose manufacturer of a recording, unauthorized use of a recording device in a movie theater and providing a penalty.
Legislation: 1999 AB 620
Role: Co-Sponsor
Passage: No
Relating to: Parental liability for acts of their minor child, recovery of damages for certain criminal actions, increasing the jurisdictional amount in small claims court, powers of court commissioners, garnishment, attorney fees, exemption from execution of accounts, assignment of debt, earnings garnishment retail theft and recovery in actions involving worthless checks.
Legislation: 1999 AB 628
Role: Co-Sponsor
Passage: No
Relating to: The number of school districts to which a pupil may apply under the open enrollment program.
Legislation: 1999 AB 632
Role: Co-Sponsor
Passage: No
Relating to: Prohibiting the use of funds for family planning services and pregnancy counseling to prescribe, dispense or administer a contraceptive prescription drug or device to a minor without parental notification.
Legislation: 1999 AB 641
Role: Co-Sponsor
Passage: No
Relating to: Public hearings on school starting dates.
Legislation: 1999 AB 654
Role: Co-Sponsor
Passage: Yes
Relating to: The college tuition prepayment program, creating a college savings program board and college savings program, granting rule-making authority and making an appropriation.
Legislation: 1999 AB 659
Role: Co-Sponsor
Passage: No
Relating to: Light rail and the urban mass transit operating assistance program. relating to: light rail and the urban mass transit operating assistance program.
Legislation: 1999 AB 664
Role: Co-Sponsor
Passage: No
Relating to: Providing information to a firearms dealer when purchasing a handgun and providing a penalty.
Legislation: 1999 AB 677
Role: Co-Sponsor
Passage: No
Relating to: Restoring the school property tax rent credit for taxable year 2000.
Legislation: 1999 AB 695
Role: Co-Sponsor
Passage: No
Relating to: The school property tax and rent credit.
Legislation: 1999 AB 696
Role: Co-Sponsor
Passage: No
Relating to: The school property tax and rent credit.
Legislation: 1999 AB 697
Role: Co-Sponsor
Passage: No
Relating to: The school property tax and rent credit.
Legislation: 1999 AB 708
Role: Co-Sponsor
Passage: No
Relating to: Applicability of the local governmental unit negotiation and cost-recovery process for contaminated property.
Legislation: 1999 AB 712
Role: Co-Sponsor
Passage: No
Relating to: Creating an individual income tax deduction for classroom teachers who use their own funds to purchase classroom educational supplies.
Legislation: 1999 AB 717
Role: Co-Sponsor
Passage: Yes
Relating to: the number of Class "B" licenses that may be issued to certain small brewers.
Legislation: 1999 AB 720
Role: Co-Sponsor
Passage: Yes
Relating to: Contributions for a World War II memorial in Washington, D.C.
Legislation: 1999 AB 735
Role: Co-Sponsor
Passage: No
Relating to: Single sales factor apportionment of income for corporate income tax and franchise tax purposes and granting rule-making authority.
Legislation: 1999 AB 747
Role: Co-Sponsor
Passage: No
Relating to: Prohibiting cities, villages, towns, counties, school districts, technical college districts and cooperative educational service agencies from providing certain telecommunications services and Internet access services and from making certain transfers of telecommunications transmission facilities.
Legislation: 1999 AB 751
Role: Co-Sponsor
Passage: Yes
Relating to: the regulation of occupational therapists and occupational therapy assistants, creating an occupational therapists affiliated credentialing board, requiring the exercise of rule-making authority and providing a penalty.
Legislation: 1999 AB 774
Role: Co-Sponsor
Passage: No
Relating to: Requiring the department of public instruction to study funding options for Science World.
Legislation: 1999 AB 795
Role: Co-Sponsor
Passage: Yes
Relating to: Jail prisoner medical records.
Legislation: 1999 AB 796
Role: Co-Sponsor
Passage: Yes
Relating to: The state fair park board; authorizing the creation of private corporations to provide support for the state fair park; construction and leasing of buildings, structures and facilities at the state fair park; and making an appropriation.
Legislation: 1999 AB 808
Role: Co-Sponsor
Passage: No
Relating to: Prohibiting the sale or purchase of a body part of a human being.
Legislation: 1999 AB 838
Role: Co-Sponsor
Passage: No
Relating to: Prohibiting the sale of gasoline to which methyl tertiary butyl ether has been added.
Legislation: 1999 AB 850
Role: Co-Sponsor
Passage: No
Relating to: Eligibility of private schools to participate in the Milwaukee parental choice program.
Legislation: 1999 AB 859
Role: Co-Sponsor
Passage: Yes
Relating to: Wetlands mitigation and granting rule-making authority.
Legislation: 1999 AB 873
Role: Co-Sponsor
Passage: No
Relating to: Speed limit at certain intersections marked with school crossing signs.
Legislation: 1999 AB 875
Role: Co-Sponsor
Passage: No
Relating to: An income tax and franchise tax credit for wages paid to an apprentice.
Legislation: 1999 AB 884
Role: Co-Sponsor
Passage: No
Relating to: product liability of manufacturers, distributors and sellers.
Legislation: 1999 AB 915
Role: Co-Sponsor
Passage: No
Relating to: Creating a donor registry board, creating a Wisconsin donor registry, the definition of "document of gift", modifying the form for the power of attorney for health care, requiring a study, providing an exemption from emergency rule procedures, granting rule-making authority and making an appropriation.
Legislation: 1999 AB 941
Role: Co-Sponsor
Passage: No
Relating to: Financial assistance for an air carrier that operates from a hub facility, creating an airport financing committee, granting rule-making authority and making appropriations.
Legislation: 2001 AB 481
Role: Author
Passage: Yes
Relating to: The interstate compact for adult offender supervision.
Legislation: 2001 AB 611/SB 448
Role: Author
Passage: No
Relating to: Collective bargaining arbitration procedure for law enforcement officers employed by a county having a population of 500,000 or more.
Legislation: 2001 AB 517
Role: Author
Passage: No
Relating to: Requiring firearms-restrictions record searches of persons being issued licenses that authorize hunting with firearms.
Legislation: 2001 AB 495
Role: Author
Passage: No
Relating to: Seizure of computers used in crimes against children.
Legislation: 2001 AB 42
Role: Author
Passage: No
Relating to: The lease and operation of correctional facilities, making an appropriation, and providing penalties.
Legislation: 2001 AB 871
Role: Author
Passage: No
Relating to: Salaries of county board supervisors and the county executive in Milwaukee County.
Legislation: 2001 AB 865
Role: Author
Passage: No
Relating to: County executive for populous county requirement eliminated; petition and referendum provisions
Legislation: 2001 AB 852
Role: Author
Passage: No
Relating to: Awards for crime victims and their families, persons witnessing certain crimes, and children witnessing acts of domestic violence.
Legislation: 2001 AB 126/SB 52
Role: Author
Passage: No
Relating to: Contracts with persons who take depositions.
Legislation: 2001 AB 291
Role: Author
Passage: No
Relating to: Time limits for prosecution of certain sexual assault crimes, preservation of certain evidence, and postconviction and post commitment deoxyribonucleic acid testing of evidence.
Legislation: 2001 AB 425
Role: Author
Passage: No
Relating to: Substances used to induce false negative drug tests and providing a penalty.
Legislation: 2001 AB 186
Role: Author
Passage: No
Relating to: Permitting an employer to refuse to employ or to terminate from employment an individual who has been convicted of a felony and who has Not been pardoned.
Legislation: 2001 AB 168
Role: Author
Passage: No
Relating to: Employment discrimination based on creed and exemption from liability and discipline for physicians, nurses, pharmacists, other health care providers, and hospital employees who refuse to participate in sterilization, abortion, assisted suicide, and other procedures on moral or religious grounds.
Legislation: 2001 AB 851
Role: Author
Passage: No
Relating to: Escapes by persons on probation, parole, extended supervision, or aftercare supervision and providing penalties.
Legislation: 2001 AJR 94
Role: Author
Passage: No
Relating to: Recognizing Harley-Davidson, Inc., for being selected by Forbes Magazine as Company of the Year.
Legislation: 2001 AB 569
Role: Author
Passage: No
Relating to: Creating a plea and verdict of guilty but mentally ill in certain criminal cases.
Legislation: 2001 AB 608
Role: Author
Passage: No
Relating to: Providing material support of international terrorism and providing a penalty.
Legislation: 2001 AB 729/SB 384
Role: Author
Passage: No
Relating to: Permitting the period for which a serious juvenile offender program participant may be placed in a juvenile secured correctional facility to be extended; prohibiting a juvenile who has been adjudicated delinquent from being transferred to an adult prison; permitting a juvenile who has been sentenced as an adult to be transferred to an adult prison on reaching 15 years of age; permitting a juvenile to be placed in a juvenile secured correctional facility only until the juvenile reaches 18 years of age; and requiring the juvenile court, when placing a juvenile who has been adjudged delinquent outside the home or when denying parental visitation with such a juvenile, to warn the parents of any applicable termination of parental rights grounds and of the conditions necessary for the juvenile to be returned to the home or for the parent to be granted visitation.
Legislation: 2001 AB 842
Role: Author
Passage: No
Relating to: Legislative redistricting
Legislation: 2001 AB 484
Role: Author
Passage: No
Relating to: Lie detector tests of sexual assault victims.
Legislation: 2001 AB 397
Role: Author
Passage: No
Relating to: The standard of review that a court must use in reviewing a finding of fact made by the labor and industry review commission in a worker's compensation or an unemployment insurance case.
Legislation: 2001 AB 686
Role: Author
Passage: No
Relating to: Infecting animals with a contagious disease and providing a penalty.
Legislation: 2001 AR 4/SJR 15
Role: Author
Passage: Yes
Relating to: The life and public service of Coach Al McGuire.
Legislation: 2001 AB 490
Role: Author
Passage: No
Relating to: The transfer of sales and use tax receipts to the transportation fund and making an appropriation.
Legislation: 2001 AB 59
Role: Author
Passage: No
Relating to: Requiring the department of transportation to register and issue a certificate of title for a motorcycle having a certain vehicle identification number.
Legislation: 2001 AB 607/SB 300
Role: Author
Passage: No
Relating to: Open enrollment program: preference to pupils whose parents or guardians are employees of the Nonresident school district; waiting list permitted
Legislation: 2001 SB 348
Role: Author
Passage: No
Relating to: Prohibiting an organization or affiliate of an organization that engages in abortion-related activities from receiving certain public funds, prohibiting an organization that receives certain public funds from using other public and private funds for abortion-related activities, specifying restrictions on affiliation between certain organizations, changing the types of information that may be provided by organizations that receive the funds, changing requirements related to the maternal and child health program and family planning services, and requiring audits.
Legislation: 2001 AB 548
Role: Author
Passage: No
Relating to: The date of the presidential preference primary.
Legislation: 2001 AB 170
Role: Author
Passage: No
Relating to: Creating a board to investigate and make recommendations regarding inmate deaths.
Legislation: 2001 AB 419
Role: Author
Passage: No
Relating to: Department of corrections contracts involving prisoner access to an individual's date of birth.
Legislation: 2001 AB 238
Role: Author
Passage: Yes
Relating to: Designating and observing Prisoners of War Remembrance Day.
Legislation: 2001 AB 418/SB 192
Role: Author
Passage: No
Relating to: Probation condition re confinement in certain Milwaukee facilities: court may recommend
Legislation: 2001 AB 203
Role: Author
Passage: No
Relating to: Probation, parole, and extended supervision agents responsible for locating absconders.
Legislation: 2001 AB 748
Role: Author
Passage: No
Relating to: Reserve judge: appointment prohibited re defeat in recent circuit court judgeship election
Legislation: 2001 AB 837
Role: Author
Passage: No
Relating to: Prohibiting school boards from imposing residency requirements on teachers.
Legislation: 2001 AR 47
Role: Author
Passage: Yes
Relating to: Celebrating February 6, 2002, as Ronald Reagan Day in the state of Wisconsin.
Legislation: 2001 AB 211/SB 38
Role: Author
Passage: No
Relating to: The speed limit at certain intersections marked with school crossing signs and providing a penalty.
Legislation: 2001 AB 3
Role: Author
Passage: No
Relating to: Classification and elements of felony offenses and certain misdemeaNor offenses; criminal sentences and commitments; modification of a bifurcated sentence in certain cases; revocation of extended supervision; the creation of a sentencing commission and temporary sentencing guidelines; making an appropriation; and providing penalties.
Legislation: 2001 AB 359
Role: Author
Passage: No
Relating to: Sexual assault law expanded to correctional facilities re persons confined in and officers or individuals providing services to confined persons
Legislation: 2001 AB 681/SB 374
Role: Author
Passage: No
Relating to: Removal of a shopping cart and providing a penalty.
Legislation: 2001 AB 325/SB 149
Role: Author
Passage: No
Relating to: Excluding certain debt service costs from the computation of state school aid.
Legislation: 2001 AB 641
Role: Author
Passage: No
Relating to: Eliminating the authority for certain electors to vote a straight party ticket
Legislation: 2001 AR 52
Role: Author
Passage: Yes
Relating to: Requesting the U.S. Congress Not to attempt to repeal or rescind any of the tax relief legislation passed by the U.S. Congress in May 2001.
Legislation: 2001 AB 764
Role: Author
Passage: No
Relating to: Tax-me-more fund established re reducing revenue shortfalls; DOR to prepare envelopes for contributions
Legislation: 2001 AB 549
Role: Author
Passage: No
Relating to: A sales tax and use tax exemption for certain devices used to assist the visually impaired.
Legislation: 2001 AB 122
Role: Author
Passage: No
Relating to: A sales tax and use tax exemption for devices designed to assist the visually impaired.
Legislation: 2001 AB 259
Role: Author
Passage: No
Relating to: Identification required in order to vote at a polling place or obtain an absentee ballot and the fee for an identification card issued by the department of transportation.
Legislation: 2001 AB 104/SB 39
Role: Author
Passage: No
Relating to: Allowing a "Class A" licensee to provide wine free of charge for consumption on the licensee's premises.
Legislation: 2001 AB 360
Role: Author
Passage: No
Relating to: Immunity in cases involving wrongful birth and wrongful life.
Legislation: 2001 AB 212
Role: Author
Passage: No
Relating to: Participation in the programming of a youth report center as a condition of a juvenile disposition, sanction, deferred prosecution agreement or consent decree.
Legislation: 2001 AB 2
Role: Co-Sponsor
Passage: No
Relating to: Scheduling of referenda by local governments.
Legislation: 2001 AB 4
Role: Co-Sponsor
Passage: No
Relating to: Permitting an educational agency to refuse to employ or to terminate from employment an unpardoned felon.
Legislation: 2001 AB 29
Role: Co-Sponsor
Passage: No
Relating to: Establishing a presumption for employment-connected disease for state and county fire fighters.
Legislation: 2001 AB 52
Role: Co-Sponsor
Passage: No
Relating to: Granting creditable service under the Wisconsin retirement system for service in the national guard or a reserve component of the U.S. armed forces.
Legislation: 2001 AB 54/SB 28
Role: Co-Sponsor
Passage: Yes
Relating to: Relinquishing custody of a newborn child and granting rule-making authority.
Legislation: 2001 AB 101
Role: Co-Sponsor
Passage: No
Relating to: A property tax exemption for an air carrier that operates from a hub facility, creating an airport financing committee, granting rule-making authority and making appropriations.
Legislation: 2001 AB 202
Role: Co-Sponsor
Passage: No
Relating to: Operating a motor vehicle while using a cellular or other mobile telephone and providing a penalty.
Legislation: 2001 AB 250/SB 98
Role: Co-Sponsor
Passage: No
Relating to: The property tax exemption for property owned by the Young Men's Christian Association.
Legislation: 2001 AB 253
Role: Co-Sponsor
Passage: No
Relating to: Eliminating utility public benefits fees and commitment to community programs.
Legislation: 2001 AB 267/SB 117
Role: Co-Sponsor
Passage: No
Relating to: Including dentists and dental hygienists as health care professionals for the purpose of forming service corporations.
Legislation: 2001 AB 298/SB 131
Role: Co-Sponsor
Passage: No
Relating to: Allowing an individual income tax deduction for certain amounts contributed by a grandparent to a college savings account or a college tuition and expenses program.
Legislation: 2001 AB 299
Role: Co-Sponsor
Passage: No
Relating to: Credit union membership, powers, and operation; the application of agriculture, trade, and consumer protection statutes to credit unions; the creation of a new type of financial institution; the powers of and requirements applicable to the new type of financial institution; providing an exemption from emergency rule procedures; granting rule-making authority; and providing a penalty.
Legislation: 2001 AB 315
Role: Co-Sponsor
Passage: No
Relating to: Advertising of the state lottery.
Legislation: 2001 AB 320/SB 147
Role: Co-Sponsor
Passage: No
Relating to: An education tax credit for businesses.
Legislation: 2001 AB 341
Role: Co-Sponsor
Passage: No
Relating to: A hotline in the department of justice for the reporting of information regarding dangerous weapons in public schools.
Legislation: 2001 AB 342
Role: Co-Sponsor
Passage: No
Relating to: A sales tax and use tax exemption for Internet access services.
Legislation: 2001 AB 345/SB 177
Role: Co-Sponsor
Passage: No
Relating to: Licensure of certified public accountants and accounting firms, attest and compilation services, peer review of accounting firms, eliminating certificates of authority for public accountants, and granting rule-making authority.
Legislation: 2001 AB 374
Role: Co-Sponsor
Passage: No
Relating to: Vehicles transporting human organs or medical personnel for human organ harvesting or transplantation purposes.
Legislation: 2001 AB 380
Role: Co-Sponsor
Passage: No
Relating to: Single sales factor apportionment of income for corporate income tax and franchise tax purposes and granting rule-making authority.
Legislation: 2001 AB 389
Role: Co-Sponsor
Passage: No
Relating to: Exempting from income taxation all military pension payments.
Legislation: 2001 AB 399
Role: Co-Sponsor
Passage: No
Relating to: Exempting cities, villages, towns, and counties from the motor vehicle fuel tax.
Legislation: 2001 AB 400
Role: Co-Sponsor
Passage: No
Relating to: Exempting school districts from the motor vehicle fuel tax.
Legislation: 2001 AB 414
Role: Co-Sponsor
Passage: No
Relating to: Creditable military service under the Wisconsin retirement system.
Legislation: 2001 AB 428
Role: Co-Sponsor
Passage: No
Relating to: Creating an individual income tax deduction for classroom teachers who use their own funds to purchase classroom educational supplies.
Legislation: 2001 AB 438
Role: Co-Sponsor
Passage: No
Relating to: Public benefits fee exemption and granting rule-making authority.
Legislation: 2001 AB 443
Role: Co-Sponsor
Passage: No
Relating to: Authorizing the appointment of assistant district attorneys to provide restorative justice services; authorizing counties and the department of corrections to contract with religious organizations for the provision of services relating to delinquency and crime prevention and the rehabilitation of offenders; inmate rehabilitation; creating the office of charitable choice implementation; establishing a grant program for a neighborhood organization incubator; distributing funding for alcohol and other drug abuse services; and making appropriations.
Legislation: 2001 AB 444
Role: Co-Sponsor
Passage: No
Relating to: Fees paid to court interpreters.
Legislation: 2001 AB 450
Role: Co-Sponsor
Passage: No
Relating to: Requiring a woman upon whom an abortion is to be performed or induced to be informed at least 24 hours before the abortion is performed or induced that she may anonymously and with immunity from liability relinquish custody of her newborn child to a law enforcement officer, an emergency medical technician, or a hospital staff member when the newborn child is 72 hours old or younger.
Legislation: 2001 AB 454
Role: Co-Sponsor
Passage: No
Relating to: Exempting from taxation retirement plan income received by an individual.
Legislation: 2001 AB 482
Role: Co-Sponsor
Passage: Yes
Relating to: Child sex offenders working or volunteering with children and providing a penalty.
Legislation: 2001 AB 497
Role: Co-Sponsor
Passage: Yes
Relating to: Designating and observing POW-MIA Recognition Day.
Legislation: 2001 AB 509/SB 256
Role: Co-Sponsor
Passage: Yes
Relating to: National guard tuition grants and making an appropriation.
Legislation: 2001 AB 518/SB 248
Role: Co-Sponsor
Passage: No
Relating to: Prohibiting certain governmental subdivisions from providing or selling certain telecommunications services and Internet access services and from making certain transfers of telecommunications transmission facilities.
Legislation: 2001 AB 521
Role: Co-Sponsor
Passage: No
Relating to: Permitting employers to refuse to employ, or to bar or terminate from employment, individuals who have been convicted of certain serious felonies, as defined in the bill, and who have not been pardoned; and permitting educational agencies to refuse to employ, or to bar or terminate from employment, individuals who have been convicted of those certain serious felonies or of certain other serious violations and who have not been pardoned.
Legislation: 2001 AB 536
Role: Co-Sponsor
Passage: No
Relating to: Positions for the office of the state public defender, requiring quarterly reports, and making an appropriation.
Legislation: 2001 AB 540
Role: Co-Sponsor
Passage: No
Relating to: Firearms restrictions record checks.
Legislation: 2001 AB 545
Role: Co-Sponsor
Passage: No
Relating to: Utility public benefits low-income programs and energy conservation and efficiency and renewable resource programs.
Legislation: 2001 AB 546
Role: Co-Sponsor
Passage: No
Relating to: Prohibiting an organization or affiliate of an organization that engages in abortion-related activities from receiving certain public funds, prohibiting an organization that receives certain public funds from using other public and private funds for abortion-related activities, specifying restrictions on affiliation between certain organizations, changing the types of information that may be provided by organizations that receive the funds, changing requirements related to the maternal and child health program and family planning services, and requiring audits.
Legislation: 2001 AB 558
Role: Co-Sponsor
Passage: Yes
Relating to: Eligibility for veterans benefits for those veterans who are involved in Operation Enduring Freedom; the extension or renewal of a license held by a national guard member or member of the U.S. armed forces reserve who is called into active service; college students called to serve in the armed forces; and granting rule-making authority.
Legislation: 2001 AB 560
Role: Co-Sponsor
Passage: Yes
Relating to: Abating interest otherwise due on income tax returns filed under an extension by members of the armed forces who are participating in that operation.
Legislation: 2001 AB 571
Role: Co-Sponsor
Passage: Yes
Relating to: The rights of persons who are called into active state service.
Legislation: 2001 AB 572
Role: Co-Sponsor
Passage: Yes
Relating to: Reemployment rights after national guard or state defense force service, providing an exemption from emergency rule-making procedures, and granting rule-making authority.
Legislation: 2001 AB 576
Role: Co-Sponsor
Passage: No
Relating to: An airline loan guarantee program and making an appropriation.
Legislation: 2001 AB 579/SB 284
Role: Co-Sponsor
Passage: No
Relating to: Certified capital investment limitations, qualified business requirements, and reviews of certified capital company financial statements.
Legislation: 2001 AB 581
Role: Co-Sponsor
Passage: No
Relating to: Designating Fire Protection Week and Wisconsin Firefighters Memorial Day.
Legislation: 2001 AB 582
Role: Co-Sponsor
Passage: No
Relating to: The requirement to offer the pledge of allegiance or the national anthem in school.
Legislation: 2001 AB 597
Role: Co-Sponsor
Passage: No
Relating to: Issuance of an identification card.
Legislation: 2001 AB 603
Role: Co-Sponsor
Passage: No
Relating to: Providing information to a firearms dealer when purchasing a handgun, authorizing the department of justice to prosecute violations of certain laws regulating firearms, and providing a penalty.
Legislation: 2001 AB 605
Role: Co-Sponsor
Passage: No
Relating to: Repealing the estate tax.
Legislation: 2001 AB 610
Role: Co-Sponsor
Passage: No
Relating to: A temporary emergency unemployment insurance program and requiring the exercise of rule-making authority.
Legislation: 2001 AB 622/SB 313
Role: Co-Sponsor
Passage: No
Relating to: Graffiti and providing a penalty.
Legislation: 2001 AB 635/SB 318
Role: Co-Sponsor
Passage: No
Relating to: Threatening to infect livestock or wild deer with a contagious or infectious disease and providing penalties.
Legislation: 2001 AB 642
Role: Co-Sponsor
Passage: No
Relating to: Authorizing the Wisconsin Health and Educational Facilities Authority to issue bonds to finance a project undertaken for a facility used for education by a private, tax-exempt institution.
Legislation: 2001 AB 650
Role: Co-Sponsor
Passage: No
Relating to: Merger and conversion of business entities, exemptions from securities registration requirements and licensing requirements for securities broker-dealers and securities agents, registered agents for business entities, filing of documents relating to certain business entities, administrative dissolution of business entities, amended certificates of authority for certain foreign business entities, granting rule-making authority, and making an appropriation.
Legislation: 2001 AB 651
Role: Co-Sponsor
Passage: No
Relating to: Creating a rebuttable presumption against awarding a parent joint or sole legal custody if the court finds that the parent has engaged in a pattern or serious incident of abuse.
Legislation: 2001 AB 653
Role: Co-Sponsor
Passage: No
Relating to: Prohibiting the dispensing, prescribing, or administering of a contraceptive prescription drug or device to a pupil under school-based medical services and prohibiting the payment of public funds for school-based medical services under which contraceptive prescription drugs or devices are dispensed, prescribed, or administered.
Legislation: 2001 AB 683
Role: Co-Sponsor
Passage: No
Relating to: Driving while under the influence of an intoxicant and providing a penalty.
Legislation: 2001 AB 688
Role: Co-Sponsor
Passage: No
Relating to: A sales tax and a use tax exemption for building materials sold to a builder for a local government construction project.
Legislation: 2001 AB 700
Role: Co-Sponsor
Passage: No
Relating to: Designing and constructing southeast Wisconsin freeway rehabilitation projects for vehicular traffic capacity expansion and exempting any southeast Wisconsin freeway rehabilitation project from the requirement of enumeration as a major highway project.
Legislation: 2001 AB 704/SB 364
Role: Co-Sponsor
Passage: No
Relating to: Proclaiming Purple Heart Day.
Legislation: 2001 AB 711
Role: Co-Sponsor
Passage: Yes
Relating to: Congressional redistricting.
Legislation: 2001 AB 726
Role: Co-Sponsor
Passage: No
Relating to: Limits on certain contributions received by political parties and elimination of legislative campaign committees.
Legislation: 2001 AB 736/SB 404
Role: Co-Sponsor
Passage: No
Relating to: Intentionally causing the death of an in vitro human embryo, nontherapeutic research involving an in vitro human embryo, the use of cells or tissue derived from an in vitro human embryo, the purchase or sale of in vitro human embryos, requesting the joint legislative council to conduct a study on how to reduce the number of in vitro human embryos created by assisted reproductive services clinics and how to facilitate the adoption of unused in vitro human embryos, and human cloning and providing penalties.
Legislation: 2001 AB 768/SB 407
Role: Co-Sponsor
Passage: No
Relating to: References to the Internal Revenue Code for income and franchise tax purposes.
Legislation: 2001 AB 783
Role: Co-Sponsor
Passage: No
Relating to: Salaries paid to the governor, state senators, and representatives to the assembly during the 2003-04 legislature.
Legislation: 2001 AB 792/SB 420
Role: Co-Sponsor
Passage: No
Relating to: Authorizing a retail establishment to adopt a policy permitting exclusion of a customer who is not properly attired.
Legislation: 2001 AB 802/SB 428
Role: Co-Sponsor
Passage: No
Relating to: Minimum staffing requirements for nursing homes that do not primarily serve the developmentally disabled, requiring audits by the legislative audit bureau, requiring reports, and requiring the exercise of rule-making authority.
Legislation: 2001 AB 805
Role: Co-Sponsor
Passage: No
Relating to: Investigations to determine compliance with certain prohibitions against selling or giving cigarettes and tobacco products to minors, requiring retailers to provide training to their employees on compliance with those prohibitions, authorizing counties and municipalities to enact ordinances prohibiting minors from purchasing or possessing cigarettes and tobacco products, requiring certain information to be included on an application for a license to sell, expose for sale, possess with intent to sell, exchange, barter, dispose of, or give cigarettes or tobacco products to a person, and providing an exemption from rule-making procedures.
Legislation: 2001 AB 819
Role: Co-Sponsor
Passage: No
Relating to: References to the Internal Revenue Code for income and franchise tax purposes.
Legislation: 2001 AB 831
Role: Co-Sponsor
Passage: No
Relating to: Prohibiting an organization or affiliate of an organization that engages in abortion-related activities from receiving certain public funds, prohibiting an organization that receives certain public funds from using other public and private funds for abortion-related activities, specifying restrictions on affiliation between certain organizations, changing the types of information that may be provided by organizations that receive the funds, changing requirements related to the maternal and child health program and family planning services, and requiring audits.
Legislation: 2001 AB 872
Role: Co-Sponsor
Passage: No
Relating to: The size of the county board of supervisors in populous counties.
Legislation: 2001 SB 15
Role: Co-Sponsor
Passage: No
Relating to: Prohibiting the denial, revocation, suspension, withholding, or restriction of approvals issued under chapter 29 of the statutes based on the failure of the approval applicants or approval holders to provide social security numbers.
Legislation: 2001 SB 22
Role: Co-Sponsor
Passage: No
Relating to: A civil action for the recovery of damages for sexual assault to a child.
Legislation: 2001 SB 26
Role: Co-Sponsor
Passage: No
Relating to: Exposing a child to harmful material.
Legislation: 2001 SB 205
Role: Co-Sponsor
Passage: No
Relating to: Nominating major party candidates for the office of lieutenant governor and filling vacancies in certain nominations.
Legislation: 2001 SB 237
Role: Co-Sponsor
Passage: No
Relating to: Requiring pharmacies to keep patient health care records confidential.
Legislation: 2001 SB 278
Role: Co-Sponsor
Passage: No
Relating to: Positions for the office of the state public defender, requiring quarterly reports, and making an appropriation.
Legislation: 2001 SB 326
Role: Co-Sponsor
Passage: No
Relating to: The capital gains income tax exclusion.
Legislation: 2001 SB 329
Role: Co-Sponsor
Passage: No
Relating to: State agency status for physicians and dentists providing specific public health services and removal of a physician from the state immunization program.
Legislation: 2001 SB 333
Role: Co-Sponsor
Passage: Yes
Relating to: Merger and conversion of business entities, exemptions from securities registration requirements and licensing requirements for securities broker-dealers and securities agents, registered agents for business entities, filing of documents relating to certain business entities, administrative dissolution of business entities, amended certificates of authority for certain foreign business entities, granting rule-making authority, and making an appropriation.
Legislation: 2001 SB 370
Role: Co-Sponsor
Passage: No
Relating to: Setting certain priorities that the higher educational aids board must observe in awarding loans under the nursing student loan forgiveness program and forgiveness of the principal and interest of a loan awarded under that program.