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AB64,738,2215 120.13 (14) (b) 1. If a person who has contracted under par. (a) to provide a child
16care program is convicted of a serious crime, as defined in s. 48.685 48.686 (1) (c) 3m.,
17or if a caregiver specified in s. 48.685 48.686 (1) (ag) 1. a. or a nonclient resident, as
18defined in s. 48.685 48.686 (1) (bm), of the child care program is convicted or
19adjudicated delinquent for committing a serious crime on or after his or her 12th 10th
20birthday, the school board shall rescind the contract of the contractor immediately
21upon providing written notice of the rescission and the grounds for the rescission and
22an explanation of the process for appealing the rescission.
AB64,1628 23Section 1628. 120.13 (14) (b) 2. of the statutes is amended to read:
AB64,739,824 120.13 (14) (b) 2. If a person who has contracted under par. (a) to provide a child
25care program is the subject of a pending criminal charge alleging that the person has

1committed a serious crime, as defined in s. 48.685 48.686 (1) (c) 3m., or if a caregiver
2specified in s. 48.685 48.686 (1) (ag) 1. a. or a nonclient resident, as defined in s.
348.685 48.686 (1) (bm), of the child care program is the subject of a pending criminal
4charge or delinquency petition alleging that the person has committed a serious
5crime on or after his or her 12th 10th birthday, the school board shall immediately
6suspend the contract of the contractor until the school board obtains information
7regarding the final disposition of the charge or delinquency petition indicating that
8the person is not ineligible to provide a child care program under this subsection.
AB64,1629 9Section 1629. 120.13 (39) of the statutes is created to read:
AB64,739,1110 120.13 (39) Shared services. Contract with one or more school boards to do any
11of the following:
AB64,739,1312 (a) Establish a bilingual-bicultural education program under subch. VII of ch.
13115.
AB64,739,1514 (b) If the school board operates any grade from 7 to 12, provide the instruction
15required under s. 118.076 (3).
AB64,739,1616 (c) Provide emergency nursing services, as required under s. 121.02 (1) (g).
AB64,739,1817 (d) Designate an employee of one of the school boards that is subject to the
18contract to deal with matters relating to school attendance and truancy.
AB64,739,2019 (e) Provide guidance and counseling services, as required under s. 121.02 (1)
20(e).
AB64,739,2221 (f) Establish a technical preparation program in each public high school located
22in the school district, as required under s. 118.34.
AB64,739,2423 (g) Ensure that gifted and talented pupils enrolled in the school district have
24access to a program for gifted and talented pupils, as required under s. 118.35.
AB64,1630 25Section 1630. 120.43 (2) of the statutes is amended to read:
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1120.43 (2) The school board shall meet at least once each month times fixed and
2published by the board in its rule
and at other times upon the call of the school district
3president or upon the filing of a request with the school district clerk signed by a
4majority of the school board members.
AB64,1631 5Section 1631. 121.004 (7) (cm) of the statutes is amended to read:
AB64,740,106 121.004 (7) (cm) A pupil enrolled in a 4-year-old kindergarten program,
7including a 4-year-old kindergarten program being phased in under s. 118.14 (3) (b),
8that provides the required number of hours of direct pupil instruction under s. 121.02
9(1) (f)
shall be counted as 0.6 pupil if the program annually provides at least 87.5
10additional hours of outreach activities.
AB64,1632 11Section 1632. 121.006 (2) (intro.) of the statutes is amended to read:
AB64,740,1512 121.006 (2) (intro.) Unless the state superintendent is satisfied that the failure
13to meet the requirements of pars. (a) and par. (b) was occasioned by some
14extraordinary cause not arising from intention or neglect on the part of the
15responsible officers, every school district shall:
AB64,1633 16Section 1633. 121.006 (2) (a) of the statutes is repealed.
AB64,1634 17Section 1634. 121.02 (1) (f) of the statutes is repealed.
AB64,1635 18Section 1635. 121.05 (1) (a) 5. of the statutes is amended to read:
AB64,740,2119 121.05 (1) (a) 5. Pupils attending a technical college under s. 118.15 (1) (b) and
20pupils attending an institution of higher education or a technical college under s.
21118.55.
AB64,1636 22Section 1636. 121.23 (1) of the statutes is amended to read:
AB64,741,223 121.23 (1) In the event that the state superintendent finds that school is not
24held, or educational standards are not maintained in accordance with s. 121.02 (1)

1(f)
as the result of a strike by school district employees, make-up days are authorized
2to be scheduled but no make-up days are required.
AB64,1637 3Section 1637. 121.23 (2) (intro.) of the statutes is amended to read:
AB64,741,94 121.23 (2) (intro.) If a school district fails to provide the number of hours of
5direct pupil instruction specified under s. 121.02 (1) (f) as the result of a strike by
6school district employees, for the purposes of computing general aid, the state
7superintendent shall compute the school district's primary and secondary ceiling
8costs per member in accordance with the procedure specified in pars. (a) to (e). In
9making the calculation, the state superintendent shall:
AB64,1638 10Section 1638. 121.58 (2) (a) 4. of the statutes is amended to read:
AB64,741,1311 121.58 (2) (a) 4. For each pupil so transported whose residence is more than
1212 miles from the school attended, $275 $300 per school year in the 2014-15 2016-17
13school year and $300 $365 per school year thereafter.
AB64,1639 14Section 1639. 121.58 (2) (am) of the statutes is amended to read:
AB64,741,2115 121.58 (2) (am) State aid under par. (a) shall be reduced proportionately in the
16case of a pupil transported for less than a full school year because of nonenrollment.
17 State aid for transportation shall not exceed the actual cost thereof. No state aid of
18any kind may be paid to a school district which charges the pupil transported or his
19or her parent or guardian any part of the cost of transportation provided under ss.
20121.54 (1) to (3), (5), (6) and (10) and 121.57 or which willfully or negligently fails to
21transport all pupils for whom transportation is required under s. 121.54.
AB64,1640 22Section 1640. 121.58 (4) of the statutes is amended to read:
AB64,742,1323 121.58 (4) State aid for summer class transportation. Annually on or before
24October 1 of the year in which transportation is provided under s. 118.50 (3) (b) or
25121.54 (4), or under s. 121.54 (10) if the transportation is provided by the nonresident

1school district that a pupil attends under s. 118.51 or 121.84 (4), the school district
2clerk shall file with the department a report, containing such information as the
3department requires, on transportation provided by the school board to and from
4summer classes. Upon receipt of such report and if the summer classes meet the
5requirements of s. 121.14 (1) (a) 1. or 2., state aid shall be paid for such
6transportation. A school district which provides such transportation shall be paid
7state aid for such transportation at the rate of $4 $10 per pupil transported to and
8from public school whose residence is at least 2 miles and not more than 5 miles by
9the nearest traveled route from the public school attended, and $6 $20 per pupil
10transported to and from public school whose residence is more than 5 miles by the
11nearest traveled route from the public school attended, if the pupil is transported 30
12days or more. The state aid shall be reduced proportionately if the pupil is
13transported less than 30 days.
AB64,1641 14Section 1641. 121.91 (4) (o) 1. of the statutes is amended to read:
AB64,743,315 121.91 (4) (o) 1. Except as provided in subd. 1m., if a school board adopts a
16resolution to do so before the effective date of this subdivision .... [LRB inserts date],
17the limit otherwise applicable to a school district under sub. (2m) in any school year
18is increased by the amount spent by the school district in that school year on a project
19to implement energy efficiency measures or to purchase energy efficiency products,
20including the payment of debt service on a bond or note issued, or a state trust fund
21loan obtained, to finance the project, if the project results in the avoidance of, or
22reduction in, energy costs or operational costs, the project is governed by a
23performance contract entered into under s. 66.0133, and the bond or note issued or
24state trust fund loan obtained to finance the project is issued for a term not exceeding
2520 years. If a school board issues a bond or note or obtains a state trust fund loan

1to finance a project described in this subdivision, a resolution adopted by a school
2board under this subdivision is valid for each school year in which the school board
3pays debt service on the bond, note, or state trust fund loan.
AB64,1642 4Section 1642. 125.04 (5) (a) 5. of the statutes is amended to read:
AB64,743,145 125.04 (5) (a) 5. Have successfully completed within the 2 years prior to the
6date of application a responsible beverage server training course at any location that
7is offered by a technical college district and that conforms to curriculum guidelines
8specified by the technical college system board or a comparable training course that
9is approved by the department or the educational approval board department of
10safety and professional services
. This subdivision does not apply to an applicant who
11held, or who was an agent appointed and approved under sub. (6) of a corporation or
12limited liability company that held, within the past 2 years, a Class “ A", “Class A"
13or “Class C" license or a Class “B" or “Class B" license or permit or a manager's or
14operator's license.
AB64,1643 15Section 1643. 125.17 (6) (a) (intro.) of the statutes is amended to read:
AB64,743,2316 125.17 (6) (a) (intro.) Except as provided in par. (b), no municipal governing
17body may issue an operator's license unless the applicant has successfully completed
18a responsible beverage server training course at any location that is offered by a
19technical college district and that conforms to curriculum guidelines specified by the
20technical college system board or a comparable training course, which may include
21computer-based training and testing, that is approved by the department or the
22educational approval board department of safety and professional services, or unless
23the applicant fulfills one of the following requirements:
AB64,1644 24Section 1644. 134.66 (2m) (b) of the statutes is amended to read:
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1134.66 (2m) (b) Paragraph (a) does not apply to an agent, employee, or
2independent contractor who has received the training described in par. (a) as part of
3a responsible beverage server training course or a comparable training course, as
4described in s. 125.04 (5) (a) 5., that was successfully completed by the agent,
5employee, or independent contractor. The department of health services shall make
6the training program developed or approved by that department under par. (a)
7available to the technical college system board, and that board shall include that
8training program or a comparable training program approved by that department
9in the curriculum guidelines specified by that board under s. 125.04 (5) (a) 5. The
10department of health services shall also make the training program developed or
11approved by that department under par. (a) available to any provider of a comparable
12training course, as described in s. 125.04 (5) (a) 5., on request, and the department
13of revenue or the educational approval board department of safety and professional
14services
may approve a comparable training course under s. 125.04 (5) (a) 5. only if
15that training course includes the training program developed or approved by the
16department of health services under par. (a) or a comparable training program
17approved by that department.
AB64,1645 18Section 1645. 139.77 (3) of the statutes is amended to read:
AB64,745,219 139.77 (3) If, within 60 days after the mailing sending of notice of the proposed
20assessment, the taxpayer files a protest to the proposed assessment and requests a
21hearing on it, the department shall give notice to the taxpayer of the time and place
22fixed for the hearing, shall hold a hearing on the protest and shall issue a final
23assessment to the taxpayer for the amount found to be due as a result of the hearing.
24If a protest is not filed within 60 days, the department shall issue a final assessment
25to the taxpayer. In any action or proceeding in respect to the proposed assessment

1the taxpayer shall have the burden of establishing the incorrectness or invalidity of
2any final assessment made by the department.
AB64,1646 3Section 1646. 139.77 (4) of the statutes is amended to read:
AB64,745,144 139.77 (4) If any taxpayer required to file any return fails to do so within the
5time prescribed, the taxpayer shall, on the written demand of the department, file
6the return within 20 days after the mailing sending of it and at the same time pay
7the tax due on its basis. If the taxpayer fails within that time to file the return, the
8department shall prepare the return from its own knowledge and from the
9information that it obtains and on that basis shall assess a tax, which shall be paid
10within 10 days after the department has mailed sent to the taxpayer a written notice
11of the amount and a demand for its payment. In any action or proceeding in respect
12to the assessment, the taxpayer shall have the burden of establishing the
13incorrectness or invalidity of any return or assessment made by the department
14because of the failure of the taxpayer to make a return.
AB64,1647 15Section 1647. 145.02 (4) (a) of the statutes is amended to read:
AB64,745,2316 145.02 (4) (a) The department shall prescribe promulgate rules as to the
17qualifications, examination and licensing of master and journeyman plumbers and
18the qualifications, examination, and licensing of master plumbers
and restricted
19plumber licensees, for the licensing of utility contractors, for the registration of
20plumbing apprentices and pipe layers pipelayers, and for the registration and
21training of registered learners. The plumbers council, created under s. 15.407 (16),
22shall advise the department in formulating the rules.
The department may not
23require an applicant for journeyman plumber's license to pass an examination.
AB64,1648 24Section 1648. 145.035 of the statutes is amended to read:
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1145.035 Temporary permits. The department may issue temporary
2revocable permits to master and journeyman plumbers pending examination, and
3for such purpose may appoint agents without compensation or may authorize one of
4its examiners or plumbing supervisors to hold a special permit examination, the
5result of which to be reported to the department in writing. The department may
6make rules and prescribe procedure governing the issuance of such permits.
AB64,1649 7Section 1649. 145.07 (2) of the statutes is amended to read:
AB64,746,138 145.07 (2) Application for a master or journeyman plumber's examination,
9temporary permit or license or a master plumber's examination or temporary permit
10shall be made to the department with fees. Unless the applicant is entitled to a
11renewal of license, a master plumber's license shall be issued only after the applicant
12passes a satisfactory examination showing fitness. No such license or permit
13specified in this subsection shall be transferable.
AB64,1650 14Section 1650. 145.07 (4) of the statutes is amended to read:
AB64,746,1715 145.07 (4) An applicant for examination for licensure as a journeyman plumber
16shall submit evidence satisfactory to the department that he or she has completed
17a plumbing apprenticeship under s. 106.025.
AB64,1651 18Section 1651. 145.08 (1) (c) of the statutes is repealed.
AB64,1652 19Section 1652. 145.08 (1) (e) of the statutes is amended to read:
AB64,746,2120 145.08 (1) (e) Issuing a temporary permit pending examination and issuance
21of a license for master plumber or journeyman plumber.
AB64,1653 22Section 1653. 145.17 (1) of the statutes is amended to read:
AB64,746,2523 145.17 (1) The department may employ competent supervisors, who shall be
24licensed automatic fire sprinkler contractors or journeymen journeyman automatic
25fire sprinkler system fitters, and may employ other persons.
AB64,1654
1Section 1654. 145.17 (2) of the statutes is amended to read:
AB64,747,112 145.17 (2) The department shall prescribe promulgate rules as to the
3qualifications, examination, and licensing of journeymen journeyman automatic fire
4sprinkler system fitters and automatic fire sprinkler contractors and for the
5registration and training of automatic fire sprinkler system apprentices. The
6automatic fire sprinkler system contractors and journeymen council, created under
7s. 15.407 (17), shall advise the department in formulating the rules.
The department
8may not require an applicant for a journeyman automatic fire sprinkler system fitter
9or automatic fire sprinkler contractor license to pass an examination if the applicant
10has successfully completed an automatic fire sprinkler apprenticeship program
11under subch. I of ch. 106 that is recognized by the department.
AB64,1655 12Section 1655. 145.18 of the statutes is amended to read:
AB64,747,19 13145.18 Temporary permits. The department may issue temporary permits
14to journeymen journeyman automatic fire sprinkler system fitters or to automatic
15fire sprinkler contractors pending examination of applicants for licenses. The
16department may also issue temporary permits to applicants for automatic fire
17sprinkler-maintenance only registration certificates. The department shall, by rule,
18prescribe the procedure for issuing these permits. Examination fees shall be paid at
19the time the permit is issued.
AB64,1656 20Section 1656. 146.37 (1g) of the statutes is amended to read:
AB64,748,1021 146.37 (1g) Except as provided in s. 153.76, no person acting in good faith who
22participates in the review or evaluation of the services of health care providers or
23facilities or the charges for such services conducted in connection with any program
24organized and operated to help improve the quality of health care, to avoid improper
25utilization of the services of health care providers or facilities , or to determine the

1reasonable charges for such services, or who participates in the obtaining of health
2care information under subch. I of ch. 153, is liable for any civil damages as a result
3of any act or omission by such person in the course of such review or evaluation. Acts
4and omissions to which this subsection applies include, but are not limited to, acts
5or omissions by peer review committees or hospital governing bodies in censuring,
6reprimanding, limiting, or revoking hospital staff privileges or notifying the medical
7examining board or podiatry affiliated credentialing board under s. 50.36 or taking
8any other disciplinary action against a health care provider or facility and acts or
9omissions by a medical director in reviewing the performance of emergency medical
10technicians or ambulance service providers.
AB64,1657 11Section 1657. 146.40 (1) (d) of the statutes is amended to read:
AB64,748,2012 146.40 (1) (d) “Nurse aide" means an individual who performs routine patient
13care duties delegated by a registered nurse or licensed practical nurse who
14supervises the individual, for the direct health care of a patient or resident. “Nurse
15aide" does not mean a feeding assistant, an individual who is licensed, permitted,
16certified, or registered under ch. 441, 448, 449, 450, 451, 455, 459, or 460, or 464, or
17an individual whose duties primarily involve skills that are different than those
18taught in instructional programs for nurse aides approved under sub. (3) or (3g) or
19evaluated by competency evaluation programs for nurse aides approved under sub.
20(3m).
AB64,1658 21Section 1658. 146.81 (1) (dg) of the statutes is amended to read:
AB64,748,2322 146.81 (1) (dg) A physical therapist or physical therapist assistant licensed
23under subch. III I of ch. 448 464.
AB64,1659 24Section 1659. 146.81 (1) (eq) of the statutes is amended to read:
AB64,748,2525 146.81 (1) (eq) An athletic trainer licensed under subch. VI III of ch. 448 464.
AB64,1660
1Section 1660. 146.81 (1) (es) of the statutes is amended to read:
AB64,749,32 146.81 (1) (es) An occupational therapist or occupational therapy assistant
3licensed under subch. VII II of ch. 448 464.
AB64,1661 4Section 1661. 146.81 (1) (hp) of the statutes is amended to read:
AB64,749,65 146.81 (1) (hp) A massage therapist or bodywork therapist licensed under
6subch. IV of ch. 460 464.
AB64,1662 7Section 1662. 146.82 (2) (a) 16. of the statutes is amended to read:
AB64,749,138 146.82 (2) (a) 16. To a designated representative of the long-term care
9ombudsman under s. 16.009 (4), for the purpose of protecting and advocating the
10rights of an individual 60 years of age or older who resides in a long-term care facility,
11as specified in s. 16.009 (4) (b), or an individual 60 years of age or older who is an
12enrollee of the family care program, the Family Care Partnership Program, the
13program of all-inclusive care for the elderly, or the self-directed services option
.
AB64,1663 14Section 1663. 146.89 (1) (r) 1. of the statutes is amended to read:
AB64,749,1915 146.89 (1) (r) 1. Licensed as a physician under ch. 448, a dentist or dental
16hygienist under ch. 447, a registered nurse, practical nurse, or nurse-midwife under
17ch. 441, an optometrist under ch. 449, a physician assistant under ch. 448, a
18pharmacist under ch. 450, a chiropractor under ch. 446, a podiatrist under subch. IV
19of ch. 448, or a physical therapist under subch. III I of ch. 448 464.
AB64,1664 20Section 1664. 146.98 of the statutes is repealed.
AB64,1665 21Section 1665. 146.997 (1) (d) 4. of the statutes is amended to read:
AB64,749,2322 146.997 (1) (d) 4. A physician, podiatrist, or perfusionist, physical therapist,
23or physical therapist assistant
licensed under ch. 448.
AB64,1666 24Section 1666. 146.997 (1) (d) 5. of the statutes is amended to read:
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1146.997 (1) (d) 5. An occupational therapist, occupational therapy assistant,
2A physician assistant or respiratory care practitioner licensed or certified under ch.
3448.
AB64,1667 4Section 1667. 146.997 (1) (d) 13. of the statutes is renumbered 146.997 (1) (d)
513s. and amended to read:
AB64,750,76 146.997 (1) (d) 13s. A massage therapist or bodywork therapist licensed under
7subch. IV of ch. 460 464.
AB64,1668 8Section 1668. 146.997 (1) (d) 13e. of the statutes is created to read:
AB64,750,109 146.997 (1) (d) 13e. A physical therapist or physical therapist assistant
10licensed under subch. I of ch. 464.
AB64,1669 11Section 1669. 146.997 (1) (d) 13m. of the statutes is created to read:
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