2017 WISCONSIN ACT 250
An Act to create 20.435 (1) (fe) and 46.94 of the statutes; relating to: grant to organization to provide referrals to community-based services and making an appropriation.
The people of the state of Wisconsin, represented in senate and assembly, do enact as follows:
20.005 (3) (schedule) of the statutes: at the appropriate place, insert the following amounts for the purposes indicated:
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20.435 (1) (fe) of the statutes is created to read:
20.435 (1) (fe) Referral system for community-based services. The amounts in the schedule for grants to a nonprofit organization for a referral system for community-based services under s. 46.94.
46.94 of the statutes is created to read:
46.94 Referral system for community-based services. From the appropriation under s. 20.435 (1) (fe), the department shall provide grants to a nonprofit organization to operate a statewide Internet site and telephone-based system to provide information on and referrals to community-based services, advocacy in accessing services, connection to crisis intervention, and follow-up contact. As a condition of receiving a grant under this section, the nonprofit organization shall agree to allocate moneys for promoting and marketing the system to make the public aware of its existence and purposes.