(d) That the vendor communicate to the beneficiary and account 2
owner the requirements of s. 16.641 224.50
16.303 (2) (c) of the statutes is repealed.
16.306 (title) of the statutes is amended to read:
(title) Transitional housing Housing grants.
16.306 (1) (intro.) and (a) (intro.) of the statutes are consolidated, 7
renumbered 16.306 (1) (intro.) and amended to read:
16.306 (1) Definitions Definition.
(intro.) In this section: (a) (intro.) “Eligible,
applicant" means any of the following:
16.306 (1) (a) 1., 2., 3., 4. and 5. of the statutes are renumbered 11
16.306 (1) (am), (bm), (c), (d) and (e).
16.306 (1) (b) of the statutes is repealed.
16.306 (2) (a) of the statutes is amended to read:
(a) From the appropriation under s. 20.505 (7) (fm), the department 15
may award a grant to an eligible applicant for the purpose of providing
housing and associated supportive services to homeless individuals and families to
17facilitate their movement to independent living
if the conditions under par. (b) are 18
satisfied. The department shall ensure that the funds for the grants are reasonably 19
balanced among geographic areas of the state, consistent with the quality of 20
16.306 (2) (b) (intro.) of the statutes is amended to read:
(b) (intro.) A recipient of a grant under par. (a) shall agree to use the 23
grant to support a transitional
housing program that does all of the following:
16.306 (2) (b) 6. of the statutes is repealed.
16.306 (3) (b) of the statutes is amended to read:
(b) The length of stay in transitional
housing of each person served.
16.306 (3) (c) of the statutes is amended to read:
(c) The housing and employment status of each person served, at the 4
time that the person leaves the transitional
16.306 (3) (d) of the statutes is amended to read:
(d) Any other information that the department determines to be 7
necessary to evaluate the effectiveness of the transitional
housing program operated 8
by the recipient.
16.3085 of the statutes is created to read:
1016.3085 Homeless case management services grants. (1) Definition.
this section, “shelter facility” has the meaning given in s. 16.308 (1) (d).
(a) From the appropriation under s. 20.505 (7) (kg), the 13
department may award up to 10 grants, of up to $50,000 each, annually to shelter 14
(b) A shelter facility shall use all grant moneys awarded to it under par. (a) for 16
the purpose of providing intensive case management services to homeless families, 17
including any of the following:
1. Services related to financial management.
2. Employment-related services, including connecting parents who are job 20
training graduates or who have a recent work history with their local workforce 21
development board established under 29 USC 2832
and assisting them with using 22
the job center Web site maintained by the department of workforce development.
3. Services intended to ensure continuation of school enrollment for children.
4. Services related to the enrollment of unemployed or underemployed parents 2
in a food stamp employment and training program under s. 49.79 (9) or in the 3
Wisconsin Works program under ss. 49.141 to 49.161.
16.311 (title) of the statutes is repealed.
16.311 (1) of the statutes is repealed.
16.311 (2) of the statutes is renumbered 51.047 and amended to 7
851.047 Mental health services.
From the appropriation under s. 20.505 (7) 920.435 (5)
(fr), the department may not award more than $45,000 in each fiscal year 10
to applying public or nonprofit private entities for the costs of providing certain 11
mental health services to homeless individuals with serious and persistent mental 12
illness. Entities that receive funds awarded by the department under this subsection 13section
shall provide the mental health services required under 42 USC 290cc-24
The amount that the department awards to an applying entity may not exceed 50 15
percent of the amount of matching funds required under 42 USC 290cc-23
16.313 of the statutes is created to read:
1716.313 Employment grants. (1)
In this section, “municipality” means a city, 18
village, or town.
(a) Any municipality may apply for a grant under this section.
(b) The department may award a grant of up to $75,000 to a municipality that 21
submits an application under par. (a). The grant and all moneys contributed by the 22
municipality under sub. (3) shall be used for the purpose of connecting homeless 23
individuals with permanent employment.
A municipality receiving a grant under sub. (2) shall itself contribute at 25
least $50,000 for the purpose specified in sub. (2) (b).
In considering grant applications submitted under sub. (2) (a), the 2
department shall give preference to a municipality that obtains an agreement from 3
a nonprofit organization to provide additional employment and support services to 4
homeless individuals participating in the grant program.
16.40 (20m) of the statutes is created to read:
16.40 (20m) Construction costs.
Annually, by December 31, the department 7
shall adjust the dollar amounts specified in ss. 13.48 (3), (6), (7), and (10) (a) and (b) 8
5., 16.867 (2), 16.87 (3), and 20.924 (1) (a) and (b), rounding up to the nearest $50,000, 9
based on the percentage increase or decrease in construction costs during the 10
preceding 12 months. The department shall determine that percentage using the 11
appropriate cost index published in the Engineering News-Record, or its successor.
16.40 (23) of the statutes is repealed.
16.401 (14) of the statutes is amended to read:
16.401 (14) Apportion interest.
Apportion at least quarterly the interest 15
earned on state moneys in all depositories among the several funds as provided in 16
s. 25.14 (3), except that earnings attributable to the investment of temporary excess 17
balances under sub. (4) (b) shall be distributed according to a formula prescribed by 18
the depository selection board secretary or his or her designee
. To the maximum 19
extent deemed administratively feasible by the depository selection board secretary
20or his or her designee
, the formula shall approximate the distribution of earnings 21
among funds which would occur if earnings were allocated in proportion to each 22
fund's actual contribution to the earnings. Interest so apportioned shall be added to 23
and become a part of such funds.
16.417 (1) (e) of the statutes is created to read:
(e) “Health care professional” means any of the following:
1. A registered nurse who is licensed under s. 441.06 or in a party state, as 2
defined in s. 441.50 (2) (j), or permitted under s. 441.08.
2. A licensed practical nurse who is licensed or has a temporary permit under 4
s. 441.10 or who is licensed as a licensed practical/vocational nurse in a party state, 5
as defined in s. 441.50 (2) (j).
3. A physician who is licensed to practice medicine and surgery under s. 448.02.
4. A psychologist who is licensed to practice psychology under ch. 455.
16.417 (2) (a) of the statutes is amended to read:
(a) No individual other than an elective state official who is employed 10
or retained in a full-time position or capacity with an agency or authority may hold 11
any other position or be retained in any other capacity with an agency or authority 12
from which the individual receives, directly or indirectly, more than $12,000 from the 13
agency or authority as compensation for the individual's services during the same
14year any 12-month period
16.417 (2) (f) 3. of the statutes is created to read:
(f) 3. A health care professional who is employed or retained in a 17
full-time position or capacity with an agency or authority and who holds another 18
position or is retained in any other capacity with an agency or authority for less than 19
1,040 hours during any 12-month period.
16.42 (5) of the statutes is created to read:
No later than September 15 of each even-numbered year, the 22
legislature shall submit to the department proposals with respect to the legislature's 23
budget that correspond to the proposals required for agencies under sub. (4) (b) 1. and 24
2. The secretary of administration and the director of the legislative fiscal bureau 25
shall agree to the legislature's base level for the purpose of making those proposals.
16.505 (2) (am) of the statutes is created to read:
(am) The state public defender board may request the governor to 3
create or abolish a full-time equivalent position or portion thereof funded from 4
revenues specified in s. 20.001 (2) (a) in the office of the state public defender. Upon 5
receiving such a request, the governor may change the authorized level of full-time 6
equivalent positions funded from such revenues in the office of the state public 7
defender in accordance with this subsection. The governor may approve a different 8
authorized level of positions than is requested by the state public defender board. 9
If the governor proposes to change the number of full-time equivalent positions in 10
the office of the state public defender funded from revenues specified in s. 20.001 (2) 11
(a), the governor shall notify the joint committee on finance in writing of his or her 12
proposed action. If the cochairpersons of the committee do not notify the governor 13
that the committee has scheduled a meeting for the purpose of reviewing the 14
proposed action within 14 working days after the date of the governor's notification, 15
the position changes may be made as proposed by the governor. If, within 14 working 16
days after the date of the governor's notification, the cochairpersons of the committee 17
notify the governor that the committee has scheduled a meeting for the purpose of 18
reviewing the proposed action, the position changes may be made under this 19
subsection only upon approval of the committee.
16.505 (2) (b) of the statutes is amended to read:
(b) This subsection does not apply to full-time equivalent positions 22
funded from the appropriation under s. 20.370 (2) (bg) (4) (co)
or (8) (mg).
16.515 (3) of the statutes is amended to read:
This section does not apply to supplementation of the appropriation 25
under s. 20.370 (2) (bg) (4) (co)
or (8) (mg).
16.5185 (intro.) of the statutes is renumbered 16.5185 (1) (intro.).
16.5185 (1) of the statutes is renumbered 16.5185 (1) (a).
16.5185 (2) of the statutes is renumbered 16.5185 (1) (b).
16.5185 (2m) of the statutes is created to read:
Beginning on June 30, 2020, in each fiscal year, the secretary 6
shall transfer the unencumbered balance of the petroleum inspection fund on June 7
30, less an amount sufficient to meet the reserve requirement under this subsection, 8
from the petroleum inspection fund to the transportation fund. The petroleum 9
inspection fund balance after a transfer under this subsection may not be less than 10
5 percent of gross revenues received during the fiscal year in which the transfer is 11
16.64 of the statutes is renumbered 224.48.
16.641 of the statutes is renumbered 224.50, and 224.50 (2) (a), 14
as renumbered, is amended to read:
(a) Except as provided in s. 16.255 224.51
, establish and administer 16
a college savings program that allows an individual, trust, legal guardian, or entity 17
described under 26 USC 529
(e) (1) (C) to establish a college savings account to cover 18
tuition, fees, and the costs of room and board, books, supplies, and equipment 19
required for the enrollment or attendance of a beneficiary at an eligible educational 20
institution, as defined under 26 USC 529
16.642 of the statutes is renumbered 224.52 and amended to 22
23224.52 Repayment to the general fund. (1)
The secretary of
shall transfer from the tuition trust fund, the college savings 25
program trust fund, the college savings program bank deposit trust fund, or the
college savings program credit union deposit trust fund to the general fund an 2
amount equal to the amount expended from the appropriations under s. 20.505 (9) 3
(a), 1995 stats., s. 20.585 (2) (a), 2001 stats., and s. 20.585 (2) (am), 2001 stats., when 4
the secretary of administration
determines, after consultation with the secretary of
that funds in those trust funds are sufficient to make the 6
transfer. The secretary of administration
may make the transfer in installments.
Annually, by June 1, the secretary of financial institutions, after
8consultation with the secretary of administration,
shall submit a report to the joint 9
committee on finance on the amount available for repayment under sub. (1), the 10
amount repaid under sub. (1), and the outstanding balance under sub. (1).
16.705 (1b) (d) of the statutes is created to read:
(d) The department of financial institutions under s. 224.51.
16.71 (1m) of the statutes is amended to read:
The department shall not delegate to any executive branch agency, 15
other than the board of regents of the University of Wisconsin System, the authority 16
to enter into any contract for materials, supplies, equipment, or contractual services 17
relating to information technology or telecommunications prior to review and 18
approval of the contract by the department. The department may delegate this 19
authority to the University of Wisconsin-Madison. No executive branch agency, 20
other than the board of regents of the University of Wisconsin System, may enter into 21
any such contract without review and approval of the contract by the department 22and, if the total amount of the contract exceeds $150,000, without the approval of the
. The University of Wisconsin-Madison may enter into any such contract 24
without review and approval by the department or the approval of the secretary
. Any 25
executive branch agency that enters into a contract relating to information
technology under this section shall comply with the requirements of s. 16.973 (13). 2
Any delegation to the board of regents of the University of Wisconsin System or to 3
the University of Wisconsin-Madison is subject to the limitations prescribed in s. 4
16.71 (5r) of the statutes is created to read:
The department shall delegate authority to the department of 7
financial institutions to enter into vendor contracts under s. 224.51.
16.74 (2) (b) of the statutes is amended to read:
(b) Contracts for purchases by the senate or assembly shall be signed 10
by an individual designated by the organization committee of the house making the 11
purchase. Contracts for other legislative branch purchases shall be signed by an 12
individual designated by the joint committee on legislative organization. Contracts 13
for purchases by the judicial commission or judicial council
shall be signed by an 14
individual designated by the commission or council, respectively
. Contracts for other 15
judicial branch purchases shall be signed by an individual designated by the director 16
of state courts.
16.75 (1) (b) 1. and 3. of the statutes are consolidated, 18
renumbered 16.75 (1) (b) and amended to read:
(b) Except as provided in subd. 2., when When
the estimated cost 20
exceeds $25,000 $100,000
, the department, or an agency to which the department
21delegates purchasing authority under s. 16.71 (1),
shall invite bids to be submitted. 22 3.
If subd. 1. or 2. requires
bids to be are
solicited, the department or designated
either shall solicit sealed bids to be opened publicly at a specified date and 24
time, or shall solicit bidding by auction to be conducted electronically at a specified 25
date and time. Whenever bids are invited, due notice inviting bids shall be published
as a class 2 notice, under ch. 985 or posted on the Internet at a site determined or 2
approved by the department. The bid opening or auction shall occur at least 7 days 3
after the date of the last insertion of the notice or at least 7 days after the date of 4
posting on the Internet. The notice shall specify whether sealed bids are invited or 5
bids will be accepted by auction, and shall give a clear description of the materials, 6
supplies, equipment, or contractual services to be purchased, the amount of any 7
bond, share draft, check, or other draft to be submitted as surety with the bid or prior 8
to the auction, and the date and time that the public opening or the auction will be 9
16.75 (1) (b) 2. of the statutes is repealed.
16.75 (1p) of the statutes is created to read:
(a) In this subsection:
1. “Agreement with a labor organization" means any agreement with a labor 14
organization, including a collective bargaining agreement, a project labor 15
agreement, or a community workforce agreement.
2. “Bidder" means a person that is submitting a bid or a competitive sealed 17
proposal or that is seeking an award under this section in a procedure established 18
under sub. (1) (c).
3. “Labor organization" has the meaning given in s. 5.02 (8m).
(b) The department may not do any of the following in a solicitation for bids or 21
competitive sealed proposals or in a procedure established under sub. (1) (c):
1. Require that a bidder enter into or adhere to an agreement with a labor 23