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2019-2020 Wisconsin Legislature

Assembly Bill 5

An Act to renumber and amend 40.05 (2) (ar); to amend 40.02 (48) (b) 3., 40.02 (48) (c) and 40.23 (3) (a); and to create 40.02 (17) (n), 40.02 (48) (am) 23., 40.02 (48) (b) 5., 40.05 (1) (a) 7., 40.05 (2) (ap), 40.05 (2) (ar) 2., 40.23 (3) (c), 40.65 (4w), 59.52 (8m) and 111.70 (4) (bn) of the statutes; Relating to: classifying county jailers as protective occupation participants under the Wisconsin Retirement System and the treatment of county jailers under the Municipal Employment Relations Act. (FE)

Status: A - Corrections

Important Actions (newest first)

Date / House Action Journal
4/1/2020 Asm.Failed to pass pursuant to Senate Joint Resolution 1731


Date / House Action Journal
2/4/2019 Asm.Introduced by Representatives Born, Edming, Brandtjen, Brooks, Felzkowski, Horlacher, Jagler, Katsma, Krug, Kuglitsch, Kurtz, Loudenbeck, Macco, Milroy, Murphy, Mursau, Novak, Petersen, Plumer, Rohrkaste, Schraa, Shankland, Sinicki, Steffen, Steineke, Stuck, Subeck, Swearingen, Thiesfeldt, Tranel, VanderMeer, Zimmerman, Sortwell and Tusler;
cosponsored by Senators Marklein, Bewley, Darling, Hansen, Jacque, Johnson, Larson, Risser, Schachtner, Smith, Testin and Bernier
2/4/2019 Asm.Read first time and referred to Committee on Corrections32
2/22/2019 Asm.Fiscal estimate received 
3/15/2019 Asm.Representative Anderson added as a coauthor67
3/19/2019 Asm.Public hearing held 
5/24/2019 Asm.Representative James added as a coauthor147
10/10/2019 Asm.Representative Gruszynski added as a coauthor315
4/1/2020 Asm.Failed to pass pursuant to Senate Joint Resolution 1731
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