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SB21-SSA1,585,108 3. Adminstrative review of appeals of the denial in whole or in part of a contract
9award, an initial permit, license, right, privilege, or authority, except an alcohol
10beverage license, for which a person applies through the county.
SB21-SSA1,585,1611 4. Actions taken under the administrative manual of operating procedures
12related to the authority and powers granted to a county executive under the statutes
13and under county ordinances. If an action taken by the county board conflicts with
14an action taken by a county executive under this subdivision, the county executive's
15action shall prevail over the county board's action to the extent that the county
16executive's action and the county board's action conflict.
SB21-SSA1,1908 17Section 1908. 59.25 (3) (gm) of the statutes is created to read:
SB21-SSA1,585,2018 59.25 (3) (gm) Deposit all moneys received under s. 973.0455 (2) into a crime
19prevention fund and, on order of the crime board under s. 59.54 (28) (d), make grant
20payments as the crime board directs.
SB21-SSA1,1909 21Section 1909. 59.26 (8) (a) of the statutes is amended to read:
SB21-SSA1,587,222 59.26 (8) (a) In any county with a population of less than 500,000, the board,
23by ordinance, may fix the number of deputy sheriffs to be appointed in that county
24at not less than that number required by sub. (1) (a) and (b) and may set the salary
25of those deputies. Subject to sub. (10), the board may provide by ordinance that

1deputy sheriff positions be filled by appointment by the sheriff from a list of all
2persons with the 3 highest scores for each position based on a competitive
3examination. Such competitive examinations may be by a county civil service
4commission or by the division bureau of merit recruitment and selection in the office
5of state employment relations
department of administration at the option of the
6board and it shall so provide by ordinance. The division bureau of merit recruitment
7and selection in the office of state employment relations shall, upon request of the
8board, conduct such examination according to the methods used in examinations for
9the state civil service and shall certify an eligible list of the names of all persons with
10the 3 highest scores on that examination for each position to the sheriff of that county
11who shall, subject to sub. (10), make an appointment from that list to fill the position
12within 10 days after he or she receives the eligible list. The county for which such
13examination is conducted shall pay the cost of that examination. If a civil service
14commission is decided upon for the selection of deputy sheriffs, then ss. 63.01 to 63.17
15shall apply so far as consistent with this subsection, except ss. 63.03, 63.04 and 63.15
16and except the provision governing minimum compensation of the commissioners.
17The ordinance or an amending ordinance may provide for employee grievance
18procedures and disciplinary actions, for hours of work, for tours of duty according to
19seniority and for other administrative regulations. Any board provision consistent
20with this paragraph and existing on July 25, 1951, is validated. If the sheriff fills a
21deputy sheriff position by promotion, the sheriff shall, subject to sub. (10), make the
22appointment to the position from a list of 3 deputy sheriffs who receive the highest
23scores in a competitive examination. Such competitive examinations may be by a
24county civil service commission or by the division bureau of merit recruitment and

1selection in the office of state employment relations at the option of the board and
2it shall so provide by ordinance.
SB21-SSA1,1909s 3Section 1909s. 59.365 of the statutes is created to read:
SB21-SSA1,587,7 459.365 Moratorium on fee increases. (1) From the effective date of this
5subsection .... [LRB inserts date], to April 17, 2017, the board may not charge a
6funeral home, cemetery, or crematorium an amount that exceeds the amount that
7was in effect on April 17, 2015, for any of the following fees:
SB21-SSA1,587,88 (a) Fees for services rendered by a coroner.
SB21-SSA1,587,109 (b) Fees assessed for the signing of a death certificate by a coroner or medical
10examiner.
SB21-SSA1,587,1111 (c) Fees assessed related to transportation services.
SB21-SSA1,587,16 12(2) If on or after April 18, 2017, the board increases the amount of any of the
13fees specified in sub. (1) (a) to (c), any such increase may not exceed the annual
14percentage change in the U.S. consumer price index for all urban consumers, U.S.
15city average, as determined by the U.S. department of labor, for the 12 months
16ending on December 31 of the year before the increase.
SB21-SSA1,1910 17Section 1910. 59.40 (2) (n) of the statutes is amended to read:
SB21-SSA1,587,2018 59.40 (2) (n) Pay monthly to the treasurer the amounts required by s. 302.46
19(1) for the jail assessment surcharge and the amounts required by s. 973.0455 (2).
20The payments shall be made by the 15th day of the month following receipt thereof.
SB21-SSA1,1911d 21Section 1911d. 59.40 (4) of the statutes is amended to read:
SB21-SSA1,588,722 59.40 (4) Clerk of circuit court; debt collector contract. If authorized by
23the board under s. 59.52 (28), the clerk of circuit court may contract with a debt
24collector, as defined in s. 427.103 (3), or enter into an agreement with the department
25of revenue under s. 71.93 (8)
for the collection of unpaid fines and forfeitures debt.

1Any contract entered into with a debt collector shall provide that the debt collector
2shall be paid from the proceeds recovered by the debt collector. Any contract entered
3into with the department shall provide that the department shall charge a collection
4fee, as provided under s. 71.93 (8) (b) 1.
The net proceeds received by the clerk of
5circuit court after the payment to the debt collector shall be considered the amount
6of fines and forfeitures debt collected for purposes of distribution to the state and
7county under sub. (2) (m).
SB21-SSA1,1912r 8Section 1912r. 59.51 (3) of the statutes is created to read:
SB21-SSA1,588,129 59.51 (3) Populous counties, limitations on powers. The board of any county
10with a population of 750,000 or more may not enact an ordinance or adopt a
11resolution or policy that conflicts or interferes, in form or function, with the statutory
12authority of a county executive.
SB21-SSA1,1912t 13Section 1912t. 59.52 (6) (intro.) of the statutes is amended to read:
SB21-SSA1,588,1514 59.52 (6) Property. (intro.) The Except as provided in s. 59.17 (2) (b) 3., the
15board may:
SB21-SSA1,1912tc 16Section 1912tc. 59.52 (6) (a) of the statutes is amended to read:
SB21-SSA1,589,217 59.52 (6) (a) How acquired; purposes. Except as provided in s. 59.17 (2) (b) 3.,
18take
Take and hold land acquired under ch. 75 and acquire, lease or rent property,
19real and personal, for public uses or purposes of any nature, including without
20limitation acquisitions for county buildings, airports, parks, recreation, highways,
21dam sites in parks, parkways and playgrounds, flowages, sewage and waste disposal
22for county institutions, lime pits for operation under s. 59.70 (24), equipment for
23clearing and draining land and controlling weeds for operation under s. 59.70 (18),
24ambulances, acquisition and transfer of real property to the state for new collegiate

1institutions or research facilities, and for transfer to the state for state parks and for
2the uses and purposes specified in s. 23.09 (2) (d).
SB21-SSA1,1912v 3Section 1912v. 59.52 (11) (c) of the statutes is amended to read:
SB21-SSA1,589,134 59.52 (11) (c) Employee insurance. Provide for individual or group hospital,
5surgical, and life insurance for county officers and employees and for payment of
6premiums for county officers and employees. A county with at least 100 employees
7may elect to provide health care benefits on a self-insured basis to its officers and
8employees. A county and one or more cities, villages, towns, other counties, or county
9housing authorities, or school districts that together have at least 100 employees
10may jointly provide health care benefits to their officers and employees on a
11self-insured basis. Counties that elect to provide health care benefits on a
12self-insured basis to their officers and employees shall be subject to the
13requirements set forth under s. 120.13 (2) (c) to (e) and (g).
SB21-SSA1,1914d 14Section 1914d. 59.52 (28) of the statutes is amended to read:
SB21-SSA1,589,1915 59.52 (28) Collection of court imposed penalties. The board may adopt a
16resolution authorizing the clerk of circuit court, under s. 59.40 (4), to contract with
17a debt collector, as defined in s. 427.103 (3), or enter into an agreement with the
18department of revenue under s. 71.93 (8)
for the collection of unpaid fines and
19forfeitures
debt.
SB21-SSA1,1914e 20Section 1914e. 59.52 (31) (b) of the statutes is repealed.
SB21-SSA1,1914f 21Section 1914f. 59.52 (31) (c) of the statutes is repealed.
SB21-SSA1,1914g 22Section 1914g. 59.52 (31) (d) of the statutes is amended to read:
SB21-SSA1,590,223 59.52 (31) (d) With regard to any contract to which a county is a party and
24which is subject to review by the board or by a committee of the board under this
25subsection, the board's finance committee is the only committee which has

1jurisdiction over the contract
, the board shall have no role in the review of the
2contract and the contract may take effect without approval by the board
.
SB21-SSA1,1915 3Section 1915. 59.54 (28) of the statutes is created to read:
SB21-SSA1,590,44 59.54 (28) Crime prevention funding board. (a) In this subsection:
SB21-SSA1,590,75 1. "Chief elected official" means the mayor of a city or, if the city is organized
6under subch. I of ch. 64, the president of the council of that city, the village president
7of a village, or the town board chairperson of a town.
SB21-SSA1,590,98 2. "Crime board" means a crime prevention funding board that is created under
9this subsection.
SB21-SSA1,590,1010 3. "Municipality" means a city, village, or town.
SB21-SSA1,590,1711 (b) A county may create a crime board. In a county that creates a crime board,
12the treasurer shall receive moneys and deposit them as described in s. 59.25 (3) (gm).
13The funds in such an account may be distributed upon the direction of the crime
14board under par. (d). The crime board shall meet, and its members may receive no
15compensation, other than reimbursement for actual and reasonable expenses
16incurred in the performance of their duties. Members shall serve for the terms that
17are determined by the crime board.
SB21-SSA1,590,1818 (c) A county crime board shall consist of the following members:
SB21-SSA1,590,1919 1. The presiding judge of the circuit court, or his or her designee
SB21-SSA1,590,2020 2. The district attorney, or his or her designee.
SB21-SSA1,590,2121 3. The sheriff, or his or her designee.
SB21-SSA1,590,2222 4. One of the following county officials, or his or her designee:
SB21-SSA1,590,2323 a. The county executive.
SB21-SSA1,590,2424 b. If the county does not have a county executive, the county administrator.
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1c. The chairperson of the county board of supervisors, or his or her designee,
2if the county does not have a county executive or a county administrator.
SB21-SSA1,591,43 5. The chief elected official of the largest municipality in the county, as
4determined by population, or his or her designee.
SB21-SSA1,591,65 6. A person chosen by a majority vote of the sheriff and all of the chiefs of police
6departments that are located wholly or partly within the county.
SB21-SSA1,591,77 7. A person chosen by the county's public defender's office.
SB21-SSA1,591,128 (d) 1. The crime board may solicit applications for grants in a format
9determined by the crime board, and may vote to direct the treasurer to distribute
10grants to applicants from moneys in the crime prevention fund under s. 59.25 (3)
11(gm). The crime board may direct the treasurer to distribute grants to any of the
12following entities, in amounts determined by the crime board:
SB21-SSA1,591,1613 a. One or more private nonprofit organizations within the county that has as
14its primary purpose preventing crime, providing a funding source for crime
15prevention programs, encouraging the public to report crime, or assisting law
16enforcement agencies in the apprehension of criminal offenders.
SB21-SSA1,591,1917 b. A law enforcement agency within the county that has a crime prevention
18fund, if the contribution is credited to the crime prevention fund and is used for crime
19prevention purposes.
SB21-SSA1,591,2320 2. Not less than 50 percent of the payments made under subd. 1. shall be made
21to one or more organizations described in subd. 1. a., except that if no organization
22described in subd. 1. a. exists within the county, all of the payments may be made to
23a law enforcement agency under subd. 1. b.
SB21-SSA1,592,324 (e) Annually, the crime board shall submit a report on its activities to the clerk
25of court for the county that distributed the funds, to the county board, and to the

1legislative bodies of each municipality that is located wholly or partly within the
2county. The report shall contain at least all of the following information for the year
3to which the report relates:
SB21-SSA1,592,54 1. The name and address of each entity that received a grant, including contact
5information for the leadership of the entity.
SB21-SSA1,592,86 2. A full accounting of all funds disbursed by the treasurer at the direction of
7the crime board, including the amount of the funds disbursed, the dates of disbursal,
8and the purposes for which the grant was made.
SB21-SSA1,592,129 (f) Annually, each recipient of a grant awarded under this subsection shall
10submit a report on its activities to all of the entities specified in par. (e). The report
11shall contain at least all of the following information for the year to which the report
12relates:
SB21-SSA1,592,1313 1. The name and address of the entity.
SB21-SSA1,592,1514 2. The name and address, and title, of each member of the governing body of
15the entity.
SB21-SSA1,592,1616 3. The purposes for which the grant money was spent.
SB21-SSA1,592,1817 4. A detailed accounting of all receipts and expenditures of the entity that relate
18to the grant money.
SB21-SSA1,592,1919 5. The balance of any funds remaining.
SB21-SSA1,592,2320 (g) Upon the creation of a crime prevention funding board, the initial members
21of the board specified under par. (c) shall declare that they are serving on the board,
22or appoint their designees, not later than the first day of the 4th month beginning
23after a board is created.
SB21-SSA1,1922am 24Section 1922am. 59.69 (2) (bs) of the statutes is created to read:
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159.69 (2) (bs) As part of its approval process for granting a conditional use
2permit under this section, a county may not impose on a permit applicant a
3requirement that is expressly preempted by federal or state law.
SB21-SSA1,1922b 4Section 1922b. 59.692 (1) (bn) of the statutes is amended to read:
SB21-SSA1,593,85 59.692 (1) (bn) "Shoreland setback area" means an area in a shoreland that is
6within a certain distance of the ordinary high-water mark in which the construction
7or placement of buildings or structures has been limited or prohibited under an
8ordinance enacted under this section.
SB21-SSA1,1922c 9Section 1922c. 59.692 (1) (e) of the statutes is created to read:
SB21-SSA1,593,1210 59.692 (1) (e) "Structure" means a principal structure or any accessory
11structure including a garage, shed, boathouse, sidewalk, stairway, walkway, patio,
12deck, retaining wall, porch, or fire pit.
SB21-SSA1,1922d 13Section 1922d. 59.692 (1d) of the statutes is created to read:
SB21-SSA1,593,1614 59.692 (1d) (a) An ordinance enacted under this section may not regulate a
15matter more restrictively than the matter is regulated by a shoreland zoning
16standard.
SB21-SSA1,593,1917 (b) Paragraph (a) does not prohibit a county from enacting a shoreland zoning
18ordinance that regulates a matter that is not regulated by a shoreland zoning
19standard.
SB21-SSA1,1922e 20Section 1922e. 59.692 (1f) of the statutes is created to read:
SB21-SSA1,593,2221 59.692 (1f) (a) A county shoreland zoning ordinance may not require a person
22to do any of the following:
SB21-SSA1,593,2323 1. Establish a vegetative buffer zone on previously developed land.
SB21-SSA1,593,2424 2. Expand an existing vegetative buffer zone.
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1(b) A county shoreland zoning ordinance may require a person to maintain a
2vegetative buffer zone that exists on the effective date of this paragraph .... [LRB
3inserts date], if the ordinance also does all of the following:
SB21-SSA1,594,54 1. Allows the buffer zone to contain a viewing corridor that is at least 35 feet
5wide for every 100 feet of shoreline frontage.
SB21-SSA1,594,76 2. Allows a viewing corridor to run contiguously for the entire maximum width
7established under subd. 1.
SB21-SSA1,1922f 8Section 1922f. 59.692 (1k) of the statutes is created to read:
SB21-SSA1,594,129 59.692 (1k) (a) 1. The department may not impair the interest of a landowner
10in shoreland property by establishing a shoreland zoning standard, and a county
11may not impair the interest of a landowner in shoreland property by enacting or
12enforcing a shoreland zoning ordinance, that does any of the following:
SB21-SSA1,594,1613 a. Requires any approval to install or maintain outdoor lighting in shorelands,
14imposes any fee or mitigation requirement to install or maintain outdoor lighting in
15shorelands, or otherwise prohibits or regulates outdoor lighting in shorelands if the
16lighting is designed or intended for residential use.
SB21-SSA1,594,2117 b. Except as provided in subd. 2., requires any approval or imposes any fee or
18mitigation requirement for, or otherwise prohibits or regulates, the maintenance,
19repair, replacement, restoration, rebuilding, or remodeling of all or any part of a
20nonconforming structure if the activity does not expand the footprint of the
21nonconforming structure.
SB21-SSA1,594,2322 c. Requires any inspection or upgrade of a structure before the sale or other
23transfer of the structure may be made.
SB21-SSA1,595,224 d. Requires any approval or imposes any fee or mitigation requirement for, or
25otherwise prohibits or regulates, the vertical expansion of a nonconforming

1structure unless the vertical expansion would extend more than 35 feet above grade
2level.
SB21-SSA1,595,63 e. Establishes standards for impervious surfaces unless the standards provide
4that a surface is considered pervious if the runoff from the surface is treated by a
5device or system, or is discharged to an internally drained pervious area, that retains
6the runoff on or off the parcel to allow infiltration into the soil.
SB21-SSA1,595,97 2. A county shoreland zoning ordinance shall allow an activity specified under
8subd. 1. b. to expand the footprint of a nonconforming structure if the expansion is
9necessary for the structure to comply with applicable state or federal requirements.
SB21-SSA1,595,1210 3. a. Nothing in this section prohibits the department from establishing a
11shoreland zoning standard that allows the vertical or lateral expansion of a
12nonconforming structure.
SB21-SSA1,595,1613 b. Nothing in this section prohibits a county from enacting a shoreland zoning
14ordinance that allows the vertical or lateral expansion of a nonconforming structure
15if the ordinance does not conflict with shoreland zoning standards established by the
16department.
SB21-SSA1,1922g 17Section 1922g. 59.692 (1m) of the statutes is renumbered 59.692 (1c).
SB21-SSA1,1922h 18Section 1922h. 59.692 (1s) of the statutes is repealed.
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