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2015 - 2016 LEGISLATURE
April 6, 2015 - Offered by Representative Ripp.
AB113-AA2,1,11 At the locations indicated, amend the bill as follows:
AB113-AA2,1,2 21. Page 2, line 1: delete "highways and" and substitute "highways,".
AB113-AA2,1,3 32. Page 2, line 2: after "highways" insert ", and farm equipment sales".
AB113-AA2,1,4 43. Page 6, line 1: before that line insert:
AB113-AA2,1,5 5" Section 1c. 100.47 (3) (b) of the statutes is amended to read:
AB113-AA2,1,96 100.47 (3) (b) No person in the business of selling farm equipment may sell
7farm equipment that can be operated on a highway unless, at the time of sale, the
8person who sells the farm equipment discloses to the buyer the gross vehicle weight
9and axle weights of the farm equipment.".
AB113-AA2,1,10 104. Page 7, line 1: delete lines 1 to 6 and substitute:
AB113-AA2,1,12 11"340.01 (1o) (e) (intro.) The vehicle is directly engaged in harvesting farm
12products, directly applies
being used in any of the following ways:
11. For directly distributing feed to livestock or for directly applying fertilizer,
2lime, spray, or seeds, but not manure, to a farm field, or distributes feed to livestock.".
AB113-AA2,2,3 35. Page 7, line 7: delete "4. and 5." and substitute "2. and 3.".
AB113-AA2,2,4 46. Page 7, line 8: delete "4." and substitute "2.".
AB113-AA2,2,6 57. Page 7, line 9: after "harvested" insert "or for assisting another vehicle
6directly planting potatoes by delivering seed potatoes to the planter".
AB113-AA2,2,7 78. Page 7, line 10: delete "5." and substitute "3.".
AB113-AA2,2,10 89. Page 7, line 23: delete the material beginning with "or" and ending with
9"truck" on line 24 and substitute "or motor truck, or agricultural commercial motor
AB113-AA2,2,12 1110. Page 9, line 16: delete "One hundred" and substitute "One hundred Except
12as provided in subd. 3., 100
AB113-AA2,2,13 1311. Page 9, line 19: after that line insert:
AB113-AA2,2,14 14" Section 11m. 348.07 (2) (e) 3. of the statutes is created to read:
AB113-AA2,2,1715 348.07 (2) (e) 3. No length limitation for an implement of husbandry that is an
16irrigation system in combination with a farm tractor, farm truck, farm truck tractor,
17or motor truck temporarily operated upon a highway.".
AB113-AA2,2,18 1812. Page 13, line 9: delete "2., or 3.,".
AB113-AA2,2,19 1913. Page 13, line 20: delete "1., 2.," and substitute "1.".
AB113-AA2,2,20 2014. Page 13, line 21: delete "or 3.".
AB113-AA2,2,21 2115. Page 14, line 3: delete "2.,".
AB113-AA2,2,22 2216. Page 14, line 4: delete "or 3.,".
AB113-AA2,2,23 2317. Page 14, line 11: delete "1., 2., or 3." and substitute "1.".
118. Page 14, line 20: delete "2., or 3.,".
AB113-AA2,3,2 219. Page 16, line 9: after that line insert:
AB113-AA2,3,3 3" Section 32g. 348.27 (19) (a) 1. of the statutes is amended to read:
AB113-AA2,3,54 348.27 (19) (a) 1. The department or its designee, with respect to state trunk
5highways and bridges crossing over state trunk highways.
AB113-AA2,32r 6Section 32r. 348.27 (19) (a) 2. of the statutes is amended to read:
AB113-AA2,3,107 348.27 (19) (a) 2. The municipality or county responsible for maintenance of
8the highway or its designee, with respect to any highway that is not a state trunk
9highway, including any connecting highway. This subdivision does not apply to any
10bridge crossing over a state trunk highway.
AB113-AA2,3,11 1120. Page 16, line 21: delete "an" and substitute "an a complete".
AB113-AA2,3,12 1221. Page 17, line 3: after that line insert:
AB113-AA2,3,13 13" Section 33m. 348.27 (19) (b) 2. of the statutes is amended to read:
AB113-AA2,4,314 348.27 (19) (b) 2. Subject to subd. 3. and par. (c), any person to whom a no-fee
15permit has been issued under this subsection may, at any time, apply for an
16amendment to the permit to reflect a change in the applicant's circumstances or
17information, including a change in the listing or map of highways to be traveled.
18Upon receiving an a complete application for amendment under this subdivision, the
19maintaining authority shall provide the applicant with a decision on the application
20within 5 business days of its receipt. If the maintaining authority fails to approve
21or deny the application within this period of 5 business days, the application is
22considered approved until the applicant receives a denial meeting the requirements
23under subd. 4. or until 10 business days from receipt of the application. If the
24maintaining authority fails to approve or deny the application within 10 business

1days of its receipt, the application is approved. This subdivision does not apply if the
2permit is a resolution or ordinance adopted under subd. 5. This subdivision does not
3apply with respect to a replacement vehicle as described in par. (c) 10.
AB113-AA2,33m 4Section 33m. 348.27 (19) (b) 4. of the statutes is amended to read:
AB113-AA2,4,95 348.27 (19) (b) 4. If a maintaining authority denies a After receiving a complete
6permit application under subd. 1. or 2., if a maintaining authority denies the
it shall notify the applicant in writing of the denial and the notice shall
8include a reasonable and structurally based explanation of the denial that relates to
9the preservation of the roadway.".
AB113-AA2,4,10 1022. Page 17, line 5: delete lines 5 to 12 and substitute:
AB113-AA2,4,20 11"348.27 (19) (b) 4m. a. If a maintaining authority receives a complete permit
12application with respect to, or a complete application to amend a permit, for an
13implement of husbandry described in s. 340.01 (24) (a) 1. b. and the only basis to deny
14the application is the listing or map of highways under par. (c) 3. accompanying the
or for an agricultural commercial motor vehicle used as described in s.
16340.01 (1o) (e) 1., the maintaining authority may not deny the application. However,

17the maintaining authority shall may modify the application to include an approved
18alternate route or map of highways other than those specified by the applicant under
19par. (c) 3.
for operation or transportation of the implement of husbandry or
20agricultural commercial motor vehicle
and shall approve the application.".
AB113-AA2,4,21 2123. Page 17, line 13: before that line insert:
AB113-AA2,4,22 22" Section 34m. 348.27 (19) (b) 4m. b. of the statutes is amended to read:
AB113-AA2,5,923 348.27 (19) (b) 4m. b. The approved For a maintaining authority under par. (a)
242., the
alternate route or map of highways under subd. 4m. a. may include highways

1that are not under the jurisdiction of the maintaining authority issuing the permit
2only upon prior approval of the maintaining authority having jurisdiction over those
3highways, except that no prior approval is required with respect to a highway on
4which the implement of husbandry or agricultural commercial motor vehicle may be
5legally operated or transported without a permit or as authorized by a resolution or
6ordinance serving as a permit under subd. 5. b. For a maintaining authority under
7par. (a) 1., the alternate route or map of highways under subd. 4m. a. may not include
8highways that are not under the jurisdiction of the maintaining authority issuing the
AB113-AA2,5,11 1024. Page 19, line 18: on lines 18 and 24, after "permit." insert "This
11subdivision does not apply to a bridge crossing over a state trunk highway.".
AB113-AA2,5,12 1225. Page 19, line 24: after that line insert:
AB113-AA2,5,13 13" Section 41m. 348.27 (19) (c) 10. of the statutes is created to read:
AB113-AA2,6,214 348.27 (19) (c) 10. If an implement of husbandry or agricultural commercial
15motor vehicle for which a permit has been issued under this subsection is removed
16from service or sold, the permit authorizes the permittee to operate or transport a
17replacement vehicle of equal or lesser axle weight and gross weight, or of equal or
18lesser length, for the remainder of the valid period of the permit. The original terms
19of the permit, including any requirements imposed by the maintaining authority for
20issuance of the permit, apply to the permittee's operation or transportation of the
21replacement vehicle under the permit. If the replacement vehicle is of greater axle
22weight or gross weight, or of greater length, than that for which the permit was
23issued, the replacement vehicle may not be operated or transported under the permit

1and application must be made under par. (b) 1. and a new no-fee permit issued for
2the replacement vehicle before its operation or transportation is authorized.".