Date of enactment: April 2, 2012
2011 Senate Bill 476 Date of publication*: April 16, 2012
* Section 991.11, Wisconsin Statutes 2009-10 : 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 amend 995.225 (1) (intro.) of the statutes; relating to: changing the date of fire prevention week from the week of October 8 to the week of October 9.
The people of the state of Wisconsin, represented in senate and assembly, do enact as follows:
185,1 Section 1. 995.225 (1) (intro.) of the statutes is amended to read:
995.225 (1) (intro.) The week in October during which October 8 9 falls is designated Fire Prevention Week and the Saturday of the preceding week at the end of Fire Prevention Week is designated Wisconsin Firefighters Memorial Day. In conjunction with the week, appropriate observances, ceremonies, exercises, and activities may be held under state auspices to do all of the following: