77 Op. Att'y Gen. 245, 245 (1988)
state public official or state employe
individual who is employed
or retained in a
full time at an annual salary in excess of the current salary for the office of legislator established under s. 20.923(2)
or capacity with an agency or authority may hold any other position
or be retained in any other capacity with an agency or authority from which
he or she
the individual receives
income from the state exceeding,
directly or indirectly, more than $5,000
from the agency or authority as compensation for the individual's services during the same year. No
agency or authority may employ any individual
or enter into any contract in violation of this subsection.
The department shall annually check to assure that no
employe of the department
individual violates this subsection.
Any employe who is found
The department shall order any individual whom it finds to be in violation of this subsection
shall be required to accept a termination or reduction in salary sufficient to bring the employe into compliance. This provision does not apply to those state public officials or state employes who accept other state employment during a period they are not receiving a full time salary
to forfeit that portion of the economic gain that the individual realized in violation of this subsection. The attorney general, when requested by the department, shall institute proceedings to recover any forfeiture incurred under this subsection which is not paid by the individual against whom it is assessed. This subsection does not apply to an individual who has a full-time appointment for less than 12 months, during any period of time that is not included in the appointment.