2009 WISCONSIN ACT 102
An Act to repeal 343.31 (1) (hm); and to amend 343.30 (1g) (b) of the statutes; relating to: operating a motor vehicle while suspended, revoked, or disqualified.
The people of the state of Wisconsin, represented in senate and assembly, do enact as follows:
343.30 (1g) (b) of the statutes is amended to read:
343.30 (1g) (b) A court shall may revoke a person's operating privilege upon the person's conviction for violating s. 343.44 (1) (a), (b), or (d) or a local ordinance in conformity therewith if the person has been convicted of 3 or more prior violations of s. 343.44 (1) (a), (b), or (d), or similar violations under s. 343.44 (1), 1997 stats., or a local ordinance in conformity therewith, within the 5-year period preceding the violation. The Any revocation under this paragraph shall be for a period of 6 months, unless the court orders a period of revocation of less than 6 months and places its reasons for ordering the lesser period of revocation on the record.
343.31 (1) (hm) of the statutes is repealed.
(1) This act first applies to violations committed on the effective date of this subsection, but does not preclude the counting of other violations as prior violations for purposes of sentencing a person.
(1) This act takes effect on the first day of the 3rd month beginning after publication.