2015 WISCONSIN ACT 303
An Act to create 285.27 (5) of the statutes; relating to: regulating air pollution from residential and commercial wood heaters.
The people of the state of Wisconsin, represented in senate and assembly, do enact as follows:
285.27 (5) of the statutes is created to read:
285.27 (5) Residential and commercial wood heaters. (a) In this subsection, "residential or commercial wood heater" means an enclosed wood-burning appliance intended for residential or commercial use to heat the space in which it is located or to heat water for domestic or commercial use, including an appliance that is designed to burn pellets made of wood.
(b) Notwithstanding sub. (1), the department may not promulgate a rule, or enforce a federal regulation, that specifies a new source performance standard or other emission standard for residential or commercial wood heaters that is more stringent than any new source performance standard for residential or commercial wood heaters in effect on December 31, 2014.