Request text and history of legislative proposals
ProposalDescriptionMain Author(s)Current Status
of Milwaukee, as a member of the Accounting Examining Board, to serve for the term ending July 1, 2015
Accounting Examining Board
S-Confirmed
of Menomonee Falls, as a member of the Accounting Examining Board, to serve for the term ending July 1, 2013.
Accounting Examining Board
S-Confirmed
relating to: regulation of ferrous metallic mining and related activities, procedures for obtaining approvals from the Department of Natural Resources for the construction of utility facilities, making an appropriation, and providing penalties.S-Enacted into Law
relating to: regulation of metallic mining, an occupation tax on iron mining, and making an appropriation.S-Workforce Development, Forestry, Mining, and Revenue
relating to sales and use tax provisions concerning advertising and promotional direct mail and prosthetic devices.
Revenue
S-Committee Action Complete
relating to general provisions of income taxation and sales and use tax.
Revenue
S-Committee Action Complete
relating to general provisions of excise taxation and enforcement.
Revenue
S-Committee Action Complete
relating to: workforce training, granting rule-making authority, and making appropriations.S-Hold (Available for Scheduling)
relating to: increasing the funding for grants to provide skills enhancement services and making an appropriation.S-Workforce Development, Forestry, Mining, and Revenue
relating to: payment of unemployment insurance benefits under a work-sharing program.S-Workforce Development, Forestry, Mining, and Revenue
relating to: payment of unemployment insurance benefits under a work-sharing program.S-Hold (Available for Scheduling)
relating to: payment of unemployment insurance benefits under a work-sharing program.A-Enacted into Law
relating to: sales and property tax exemptions for property used by commercial radio and television stations.S-Hold (Available for Scheduling)
relating to: a property tax exemption for a nonprofit theater located in the city of Madison.S-Workforce Development, Forestry, Mining, and Revenue
of Hartland, as an Accountant on the Accounting Examining Board, to serve for the term ending July 1, 2016.
Accounting Examining Board
S-Confirmed
relating to: increasing the amount of the individual income tax personal exemption for certain older taxpayers.S-Workforce Development, Forestry, Mining, and Revenue
relating to: expanding and increasing the tax exemption for retirement plan income received by an individual.S-Workforce Development, Forestry, Mining, and Revenue
relating to contracting for forest regeneration services on state land.
Natural Resources
S-Committee Action Complete
relating to: sales tax holidays in August and in November.S-Workforce Development, Forestry, Mining, and Revenue
relating to: eliminating the estate tax.S-Workforce Development, Forestry, Mining, and Revenue
relating to: adopting federal law as it relates to an income tax deduction for certain educators and creating an individual income tax deduction for educators who use their own funds to purchase classroom educational supplies.S-Workforce Development, Forestry, Mining, and Revenue
relating to: creating an individual income tax deduction for certain contributions to a Coverdell Education Savings Account.S-Workforce Development, Forestry, Mining, and Revenue
relating to: a property tax exemption for a nonprofit resale store.S-Workforce Development, Forestry, Mining, and Revenue
relating to: federalizing the treatment of capital losses.S-Workforce Development, Forestry, Mining, and Revenue
relating to: increasing the amount of the supplement to the federal historic rehabilitation tax credit.S-Finance
relating to: a sea lamprey control program.S-Enacted into law
relating to: notice requirements for zoning actions related to frac sand mining.S-Workforce Development, Forestry, Mining, and Revenue
relating to: disclosure of contracts for frac sand mining on neighboring properties.S-Workforce Development, Forestry, Mining, and Revenue
relating to: county authority relating to exploration for a type of industrial sand.S-Workforce Development, Forestry, Mining, and Revenue
relating to: listing frac sand mining as a conditional or prohibited use in certain types of zoning ordinances.S-Workforce Development, Forestry, Mining, and Revenue
relating to: regulating the location of frac sand mines and facilities.S-Workforce Development, Forestry, Mining, and Revenue
relating to: assessing property used for aging cheese as manufacturing property.S-Workforce Development, Forestry, Mining, and Revenue
relating to: payment of interest on advances made by the federal government to the unemployment reserve fund and making an appropriation.S-Workforce Development, Forestry, Mining, and Revenue
relating to: the police and fire protection fee imposed on certain communications services.S-Workforce Development, Forestry, Mining, and Revenue
relating to: creating a refundable individual income tax credit for tuition expenses paid for dependents who attend certain public and private elementary and secondary schools.S-Workforce Development, Forestry, Mining, and Revenue
relating to: publishing information about delinquent taxpayers.S-Workforce Development, Forestry, Mining, and Revenue
relating to lotery retailers.
Revenue
S-Committee Action Complete
relating to local financial reporting and expenditure restraint payments.
Revenue
S-Committee Action Complete
relating to property tax and assessment of agricultural property.
Revenue
S-Committee Action Complete
relating to public utility taxation, investment and local impact fund, and real estate transfer fee.
Revenue
S-Committee Action Complete
relating to: a tax credit for hospitality business advertising.S-Workforce Development, Forestry, Mining, and Revenue
relating to: the late payment of property taxes because of a medical emergency.S-Workforce Development, Forestry, Mining, and Revenue
relating to: various changes in the unemployment insurance law; license revocations based on delinquency in payment of unemployment insurance contributions; granting rule-making authority; providing a penalty; and making an appropriation.S-Vetoed in part
of Wausau, as an Accountant 5 on the Accounting Examining Board, to serve for the term ending July 1, 2014.
Accounting Examining Board
S-Confirmed
relating to: grants to technical college district boards under the Workforce Advancement Training Program.A-Enrolled
relating to: a sales and use tax exemption for vitamins.S-Workforce Development, Forestry, Mining, and Revenue
relating to: lengthening the time during which tax increments may be allocated and expenditures for project costs may be made for Tax Incremental District Number 1 in the village of Wales.S-Enacted into law
relating to workforce training grants under the Wisconsin Fast Forward Program.
Workforce Development
S-Committee Action Complete
relating to workforce training grants under the Wisconsin Fast Forward Program.
Workforce Development
S-Committee Action Complete
of Menomonee Falls, as an Accountant 3 on the Accounting Examining Board, to serve for the term ending July 1, 2017.
Accounting Examining Board
S-Confirmed
relating to: exempting from the prevailing wage law a public works project that is subject to the federal Davis-Bacon Act.S-Workforce Development, Forestry, Mining, and Revenue
relating to: authorizing a city or village to require the Department of Revenue to redetermine the value of the tax incremental base of certain tax incremental districts.S-Enacted into law
relating to: deadlines for claiming lottery prizes, motor vehicle fuel bulk plants, repealing the woodland tax, property tax publications, the manufacturing and agriculture tax credit, manufacturing property tax assessment objections, and reporting capital stock transfers.S-Enacted into law
relating to: setoffs against tax refunds for debts related to providing ambulance services.S-Workforce Development, Forestry, Mining, and Revenue
relating to: requirements for the department of workforce development when issuing determinations under the unemployment insurance law or any other law regulating employment that is administered by that department.S-Workforce Development, Forestry, Mining, and Revenue
relating to: funding and position authority for vocational rehabilitation services and making an appropriation.S-Enacted into law
relating to: exclusion of certain independent contractors from coverage under the worker's compensation law and the unemployment insurance law.S-Workforce Development, Forestry, Mining, and Revenue
relating to: public access to managed forest land that is located in a proposed mining site.
S-Enacted into law
relating to: an exemption from the county property tax levy for municipalities on Madeline Island and Washington Island that levy taxes for airports or for public health or economic development services.S-Enacted into law
relating to: income and franchise tax credits for insulating concrete forms used to construct a building.S-Workforce Development, Forestry, Mining, and Revenue
relating to apportionment of apportionable income of interstate air freight forwarders affiliated with a direct air carrier.
Revenue
S-Committee Action Complete
relating to unemployment insurance work registration, work search and benefit claiming procedures.
Workforce Development
S-Committee Action Complete
relating to: the price of a Class A raffle ticket.S-Enacted into law
relating to: raffles that involve the racing of plastic or rubber ducks.S-Hold (Available for Scheduling)
relating to: the sharing of tax increments.A-Rules
relating to: the public disclosure of licensed dry cleaners.
S-Workforce Development, Forestry, Mining, and Revenue
relating to: the refund setoff for state debt collections.S-Workforce Development, Forestry, Mining, and Revenue
relating to: providing an itemized statement of sales to customers in this state for sales and use tax purposes and making an appropriation.S-Workforce Development, Forestry, Mining, and Revenue
relating to: local regulation of nonmetallic mining; local regulation of air quality; local regulation of water quality; local regulation of the use of explosives in mining, quarrying, and related activities; highway use contracts by local governments; and local regulation of borrow sites and material disposal sites for transportation projects of the Department of Transportation.S-Workforce Development, Forestry, Mining, and Revenue
relating to: the carry-back of net operating losses, the sales and use tax exemption for commercial printing, the jobs tax credit, the electronic medical records credit, the manufacturing and agriculture credit, and the relocated business credit.S-Finance
of Madison, as a Public 2 on the Accounting Examining Board, to serve for the term ending July 1, 2017.
Accounting Examining Board
S-Confirmed
of Jackson, as a Public on the Accounting Examining Board, to serve for the term ending July 1, 2017.
Accounting Examining Board
S-Confirmed
relating to: indexing for inflation of, and making other changes to, the college savings plan income tax deduction.S-Enacted into law
relating to: the provision by employers to employees of written disclosure statements of the terms of employment, the filing and investigation of wage claims, the statute of limitations for filing a wage claim action, the payment of interest, penalties, and surcharges on wage claims, occupational or professional licensing of employers that owe wages under wage claim judgments, and making an appropriation.S-Workforce Development, Forestry, Mining, and Revenue
relating to sales tax filing frequency.
Revenue
S-Committee Action Complete
relating to: monitoring industrial sand mining and processing operations and making an appropriation.S-Workforce Development, Forestry, Mining, and Revenue
relating to: rule-making procedures and repealing various rules promulgated by the Department of Workforce Development.A-Enrolled
relating to: rule-making procedures and modifying certain rules promulgated by the Department of Workforce Development for the administration of the laws governing traveling sales crews.A-Enrolled
relating to: objecting to property tax assessments.S-Enacted into law
relating to quarterly wage reporting, settlement of disputes and compromise of liabilities, license revocation and financial record matching, business transfers, determining eligibility of benefits, unemployment insurance appeals and affecting small business.
Workforce Development
S-No Action Taken
relating to: the sales and use tax exemption for equipment used in a fertilizer blending, feed milling, or grain drying operation.S-Enacted into law
relating to: rule-making procedures and repealing administrative rules relating to the estate tax and the county operating levy rate limit.A-Enacted into Law
relating to: exempting from taxation certain amounts received by a realtor for the sale of a foreclosed property.S-Workforce Development, Forestry, Mining, and Revenue
of Wausau, as the Accountant 5 on the Accounting Examining Board, to serve for the term ending July 1, 2018.
Accounting Examining Board
S-Confirmed
of Greendale, as a Governor appointee 3 on the Tax Appeals Commission, to serve for the term ending March 1, 2019.
Tax Appeals Commission
S-Confirmed
relating to: sales tax bad debt return adjustments for private label credit card bad debt.S-Hold (Available for Scheduling)
relating to income and franchise tax provisions.
Revenue
S-Workforce Development, Forestry, Mining, and Revenue
relating to sales and use tax provisions.
Revenue
S-Workforce Development, Forestry, Mining, and Revenue
relating to: rule-making procedures and repealing various rules promulgated by the Department of Workforce Development.S-Hold (Available for Scheduling)
relating to: rule-making procedures and modifying certain rules promulgated by the Department of Workforce Development for the administration of the laws governing traveling sales crews.S-Hold (Available for Scheduling)
relating to: various changes in the unemployment insurance law.S-Hold (Available for Scheduling)
relating to: eligibility requirements under the managed forest land program relating to parcel size and production of merchantable timber, management plans for managed forest lands, orders adding and withdrawing managed forest land, renewal of orders designating managed forest land, areas of managed forest lands that are open for public access, allowing managed forest lands to be used for recreational activities, regulation of cutting of timber on managed forest land and on forest croplands, withdrawal taxes and fees imposed on the withdrawal of managed forest land and yield taxes imposed for cutting timber from managed forest land, the sale or transfer of managed forest land, expiration of orders designating managed forest land, withdrawal of forest croplands that are held in trust for Indian tribes, a study of the managed forest land program, a report on exempt withdrawals from the managed forest land program and the forest cropland program, elimination of references to the woodland tax law, granting rule-making authority, requiring the exercise of rule-making authority, and providing a penalty.S-Workforce Development, Forestry, Mining, and Revenue
of Lake Mills, as a Accountant 4 on the Accounting Examining Board, to serve for the term ending July 1, 2018.
Accounting Examining Board
S-Confirmed
relating to: the definition of project costs under the tax incremental financing program.
A-Enacted into Law
relating to: the property tax exemption for rented personal property.S-Enacted into law
relating to: an additional county sales and use tax for highway improvements.S-Workforce Development, Forestry, Mining, and Revenue
relating to: authorizing certain same-sex couples to file a joint individual income tax return.S-Workforce Development, Forestry, Mining, and Revenue
relating to: creation of a private retirement security plan and making appropriations.S-Workforce Development, Forestry, Mining, and Revenue
relating to: the definition of project costs under the tax incremental financing program.S-Hold (Available for Scheduling)
relating to: payment of property taxes in multiple installments for low income taxpayers.
S-Workforce Development, Forestry, Mining, and Revenue
relating to: an income tax credit for the moving expenses paid by a business relocating to this state.S-Workforce Development, Forestry, Mining, and Revenue
relating to: the regulation of raffles.S-Vetoed
relating to: procedures for establishing a claim to abandoned, intangible property and interest due on property determined to be abandoned and due to be paid or delivered to the Department of Revenue.S-Workforce Development, Forestry, Mining, and Revenue
relating to: local regulation of nonmetallic mining and preservation of marketable nonmetallic mineral deposits.S-Available for scheduling
relating to: defining prepared foods for purposes of imposing sales and use taxes.S-Available for scheduling
relating to: creating a refundable individual income tax credit for tuition expenses paid for dependents who attend certain private elementary and secondary schools.S-Workforce Development, Forestry, Mining, and Revenue