1995 WISCONSIN ACT 78
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:
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.
15.94 (1m) of the statutes is created to read:
15.94 (1m) The state superintendent of public instruction or the superintendent's designee.
(1) This act takes effect on January 1, 1996, or on the day after publication, whichever is later.