2015 WISCONSIN ACT 125
An Act to renumber and amend 349.18 (1m) (c); and to create 349.18 (1m) (c) 2. of the statutes; relating to: municipal authority to authorize the operation of golf carts on or across highways.
The people of the state of Wisconsin, represented in senate and assembly, do enact as follows:
349.18 (1m) (c) of the statutes is renumbered 349.18 (1m) (c) 1. and amended to read:
349.18 (1m) (c) 1. An ordinance under this subsection may not allow the operation of golf carts on or, except as provided in subd. 2., across any state trunk highway or connecting highway.
349.18 (1m) (c) 2. of the statutes is created to read:
349.18 (1m) (c) 2. A municipality or county may, by ordinance, allow the operation of golf carts across a state trunk or connecting highway if the state trunk or connecting highway has a speed limit of 35 miles per hour or less, the highway crossing will connect highways designated for golf cart operation under par. (a) or (b), and the municipality or county provides sufficient funds to the department to cover the costs of erecting and maintaining highway crossing signs. If a highway crossing is established under this subdivision, the department shall erect and maintain any signs necessary to mark the crossing.