Date of enactment: November 17, 1995
1995 Senate Bill 289 Date of publication*: November 20, 1995
* Section 991.11, Wisconsin Statutes 1993-94: Effective date of acts. "Every act and every portion of an act enacted by the legislature over the governor's partial veto which does not expressly prescribe the time when it takes effect shall take effect on the day after its date of publication as designated" by the secretary of state [the date of publication may not be more than 10 working days after the date of enactment].
An Act to repeal 15.94 (1); to amend 15.91; and to create 15.94 (1m) of the statutes; relating to: membership of the board of regents of the University of Wisconsin System and the technical college system board.
The people of the state of Wisconsin, represented in senate and assembly, do enact as follows:
78,1e Section 1e. 15.91 of the statutes, as affected by 1995 Wisconsin Act 27, is amended to read:
15.91 Board of regents of the university of Wisconsin system; creation. There is created a board of regents of the university of Wisconsin system consisting of the secretary of education state superintendent of public instruction, the president, or by his or her designation another member, of the technical college system board and 14 citizen members appointed for staggered 7-year terms, and a student enrolled at least half-time and in good academic standing at an institution or center within the university of Wisconsin system who is at least 18 years old and a resident of this state, for a 2-year term. The student member may be selected from recommendations made by elected representatives of student governments at institutions and centers within the university of Wisconsin system. The governor may not appoint a student member from the same institution or center in any 2 consecutive terms. If the student member loses the status upon which the appointment was based, he or she shall cease to be a member of the board of regents.
78,1m Section 1m. 15.94 (1) of the statutes, as affected by 1995 Wisconsin Act 27, is repealed.
78,1r Section 1r. 15.94 (1m) of the statutes is created to read:
15.94 (1m) The state superintendent of public instruction or the superintendent's designee.
78,2 Section 2. Effective date.
(1) This act takes effect on January 1, 1996, or on the day after publication, whichever is later.