(a) A description of the specific infrastructure, including any equipment, that 6
the applicant intends to purchase with grant proceeds.
(b) The applicant's plan to purchase, install, and use the information 8
technology infrastructure described in par. (a).
(c) A description of the applicant's readiness to use information technology 10
infrastructure purchased with grant proceeds.
11(2) Eligible school districts.
A school district is eligible for a grant under this 12
section if the school district's membership in the previous school year divided by the 13
school district's area in square miles is 13 or less.
14(3) Maximum awards.
The total amount the department may award to an 15
eligible school district under sub. (1) during the 2015-17 fiscal biennium may not 16
exceed the following:
(a) If the membership of the eligible school district is fewer than 750 pupils, 18
(b) If the membership of the eligible school district is 750 pupils to 1,500 pupils, 20
$40 multiplied by the school district's membership.
(c) If the membership of the eligible school district is more than 1,500 pupils, 22
23(4) Funding limitation.
The department may not award grants under this 24
section that total more than $7,500,000 in any fiscal year.
16.994 of the statutes, as created by 2015 Wisconsin Act .... (this 2
act), is repealed.
16.996 of the statutes is created to read:
416.996 Educational technology teacher training grants. (1) Purpose
The department shall annually award grants to eligible consortia of school districts 6
for the costs of training teachers to use educational technology.
7(2) Eligible consortia.
A consortium of school districts is eligible for a grant 8
under this section if all of the following apply:
(a) The consortium consists of 3 or more school districts.
(b) Each school district's membership in the previous school year divided by 11
that school district's area in square miles is 13 or less.
(c) The consortium applies for a grant under this section.
13(3) Grant amount.
In any year the department awards grants under this 14
section, subject to sub. (4), the department shall pay to each eligible consortium the 15
sum of the following amounts:
(a) For each school district in the consortium that had a membership of less 17
than 750 pupils in the previous year, $7,500.
(b) For each school district in the consortium that had a membership of 750 19
pupils to 1,500 pupils in the previous year, $10 multiplied by the school district's 20
membership in the previous year.
(c) For each school district in the consortium that had a membership of more 22
than 1,500 pupils in the previous year, $15,000.
(a) The department may not award grants under this section that 24
total more than $1,500,000 in any fiscal year.
(b) If, in any fiscal year, $1,500,000 is insufficient to pay the full amount under 2
sub. (3), the department shall prorate the payments among the eligible consortia.
16.997 (2) (a) (intro.) of the statutes is renumbered 16.997 (2) (a) 4
and amended to read:
(a) Allow an educational agency to make a request to the department 6
for access to either one
data line or one lines and
video link, except as follows: links.
16.997 (2) (a) 1. of the statutes is repealed.
16.997 (2) (a) 2. of the statutes is repealed.
16.997 (2) (a) 3. of the statutes is repealed.
16.997 (2c) of the statutes is created to read:
The department shall develop criteria to use to evaluate whether 12
to provide more than one data line and video link to an educational agency. The 13
department shall include in the criteria an educational agency's current bandwidth, 14
equipment, and readiness, and the available providers and any other economic 15
development in the geographic area that the educational agency serves.
19.32 (1bb) of the statutes is created to read:
"Deliberative materials" means communications and other 18
materials, including opinions, analyses, briefings, background information, 19
recommendations, suggestions, drafts, correspondence about drafts, and notes, that 20
are created or prepared in the process of reaching a decision concerning a policy or 21
course of action or in the process of drafting a document or formulating an official 22
communication. "Deliberative materials" include interauthority and 23
intra-authority communications, but do not include:
(a) Communications with persons who are not authorized to participate in the 2
process of reaching a decision, drafting a document, or formulating an official 3
(b) Communications with persons other than an authority, unless the 5
communication is within the scope of a contract between the person and an authority.
19.32 (2) of the statutes is amended to read:
"Record" means any material on which written, drawn, printed, 8
spoken, visual, or electromagnetic information or electronically generated or stored 9
data is recorded or preserved, regardless of physical form or characteristics, which 10that
has been created or is being kept by an authority. "
Record" includes, but is not 11
limited to, handwritten, typed,
or printed pages, maps, charts, photographs, films, 12
recordings, tapes, optical disks, and any other medium on which electronically 13
generated or stored data is recorded or preserved. "Record" does not include drafts, 14
notes, preliminary computations,
and like materials prepared for the originator's 15
personal use or prepared by the originator in the name of a person for whom the 16
originator is working; deliberative materials;
materials which that
are purely the 17
personal property of the custodian and have no relation to his or her office; materials 18
to which access is limited by copyright, patent,
or bequest; and published materials 19
in the possession of an authority other than a public library which that
are available 20
for sale, or which that
are available for inspection at a public library.
19.36 (7) (a) (intro.) of the statutes is created to read:
(a) (intro.) In this subsection:
19.36 (7) (a) 1. (intro.) of the statutes is amended to read:
(a) 1. (intro.) In this subsection, "final "Final
candidate" means each 25
applicant who is seriously considered for appointment or whose name is certified for
appointment, and whose name is submitted for final consideration to an authority 2
for appointment, to any of the following:
19.36 (7) (a) 1. a. of the statutes is amended to read:
(a) 1. a. A state position, except that is not
a position in the classified 5
service and that is not a position in the University of Wisconsin System
19.36 (7) (a) 1. c. of the statutes is created to read:
(a) 1. c. The position of president, vice president, or senior vice 8
president of the University of Wisconsin System; the position of chancellor of an 9
institution; or the position of the vice chancellor who serves as deputy at each 10
19.36 (7) (a) 2. (intro.) of the statutes is amended to read:
(a) 2. (intro.) "Final candidate" includes all of the following, but only
13with respect to the offices and positions described under subd. 1. a. and b.
19.36 (7) (a) 3. of the statutes is created to read:
(a) 3. "Institution" has the meaning given in s. 36.05 (9).
19.38 of the statutes is created to read:
1719.38 Legislative records.
No provision of this subchapter that conflicts with 18
a rule or policy of the senate or assembly or joint rule or policy of the legislature shall 19
apply to a record that is subject to such rule or policy.
(a) The administrator of the division director of the bureau
of merit 23
recruitment and selection in the office of state employment relations department of
shall, with the board's advice, promulgate rules to implement a code 25
of ethics for classified and unclassified state employees except state public officials
subject to this subchapter, personnel in the University of Wisconsin System, and 2
officers and employees of the judicial branch.
20.002 (11) (b) 2. of the statutes is amended to read:
(b) 2. Except as provided in subd. 3, the secretary of administration 5
shall limit the total amount of any temporary reallocations to the general fund at any 6
one time during a fiscal year to an amount equal to 5% 9 percent
of the total amounts 7
shown in the schedule under s. 20.005 (3) of appropriations of general purpose 8
revenues, calculated by the secretary as of that time and for that fiscal year. During
9the 2013-15 fiscal biennium, the amount that may be reallocated under this
10subdivision during a fiscal year may not exceed 9 percent of such revenues.
20.003 (4) (gm) of the statutes is amended to read:
(gm) For fiscal year 2015-16, $65,000,000
plus the amount
13calculated under s. 16.518 (2) for fiscal year 2015-16, but not to exceed 2 percent
20.003 (4) (gn) of the statutes is amended to read:
(gn) For fiscal year 2016-17, $65,000,000
plus the amounts
16calculated under s. 16.518 (2) for fiscal years 2015-16 and 2016-17, but not to exceed
20.003 (4) (L) of the statutes is amended to read:
(L) For fiscal year 2017-18 and each fiscal year thereafter, an
20amount equal to the prior fiscal year's required statutory balance plus $5,000,000
21and the accumulated amount calculated under s. 16.518 (2) for fiscal year 2017-18
22and each fiscal year thereafter, but not to exceed
20.005 (1) of the statutes is repealed and recreated to read:
20.005 (1) Summary of all funds.
The budget governing fiscal operations for 2
the state of Wisconsin for all funds beginning on July 1, 2015, and ending on June 3
30, 2017, is summarized as follows: [See Figure 20.005 (1) following]
Figure: 20.005 (1)
SUMMARY OF APPROPRIATIONS — ALL FUNDS
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SUMMARY OF COMPENSATION RESERVES — ALL FUNDS
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LOTTERY FUND SUMMARY
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20.005 (2) of the statutes is repealed and recreated to read:
20.005 (2) State borrowing program summary.
The following schedule sets 2
forth the state borrowing program summary: [See Figures 20.005 (2) (a) and (b) 3
Figure: 20.005 (2) (a)
SUMMARY OF BONDING AUTHORITY MODIFICATIONS
2015-17 FISCAL BIENNIUM
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Figure: 20.005 (2) (b)
GENERAL OBLIGATION DEBT SERVICE
FISCAL YEARS 2015-16 AND 2016-17
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20.005 (3) of the statutes is repealed and recreated to read:
20.005 (3) Appropriations.
The following schedule sets forth all annual, 4
biennial, and sum certain continuing appropriations and anticipated expenditures 5
from other appropriations for the programs and other purposes indicated. All 6
appropriations are made from the general fund unless otherwise indicated. The
letter abbreviations shown designating the type of appropriation apply to both fiscal 2
years in the schedule unless otherwise indicated. [See Figure 20.005 (3) following]
Figure: 20.005 (3)
20.115 (1) (gb) of the statutes is amended to read:
(gb) Food regulation, lodging, and recreation.
The amounts in the 4
schedule for the regulation of food, lodging, and recreation
under chs. 93, 97 and 98. 5
All moneys received under ss. 93.06 (1r) and (1w), 93.09, 93.11, 93.12, 97.17, 97.175, 6
97.20, 97.21, 97.22, 97.24, 97.27, 97.29, 97.30 (3) (a), (b) and (c), 97.41, 97.60 to
98.145 and 98.146 for the regulation of food, lodging, and recreation 8
shall be credited to this appropriation.
20.115 (2) (jm) of the statutes is created to read: