2017-2018 Wisconsin Legislature

Assembly Bill 188

An Act to renumber 442.083; to amend 442.04 (5) (b) 3., 442.083 (title) and 442.087 (4); and to create 442.01 (4), 442.04 (6), 442.083 (2) and 442.087 (5) of the statutes; Relating to: educational requirements for taking the accounting examination or receiving a certified public accountant certificate; continuing education requirements for accounting license renewal; data-sharing programs related to accountants; peer reviews for certified public accounting firms; modifying various administrative rules promulgated by the Accounting Examining Board relating to accounting; and granting rule-making authority. (FE)

Status: Available for Scheduling

Important Actions (newest first)

Date / House Action Journal
6/20/2017 Sen.Available for scheduling 
6/14/2017 Asm.Read a third time and passed, Ayes 95, Noes 1292


Date / House Action Journal
3/28/2017 Asm.Introduced by Representatives Kooyenga, Ballweg, Berceau, Doyle, E. Brooks, R. Brooks, Katsma, Kuglitsch, Loudenbeck, Novak, Tranel, Ripp, Tusler and Wichgers;
cosponsored by Senators Marklein, Cowles, Olsen and Risser
3/28/2017 Asm.Read first time and referred to Committee on Regulatory Licensing Reform120
4/13/2017 Asm.Fiscal estimate received 
4/27/2017 Asm.Public hearing held 
5/10/2017 Asm.Representative Barca added as a coauthor218
5/25/2017 Asm.Assembly Amendment 1 offered by Representative Horlacher253
6/1/2017 Asm.Executive action taken 
6/7/2017 Asm.Report passage recommended by Committee on Regulatory Licensing Reform, Ayes 7, Noes 1270
6/7/2017 Asm.Referred to committee on Rules270
6/7/2017 Asm.Assembly Amendment 2 offered by Representative Kooyenga269
6/7/2017 Asm.Placed on calendar 6-14-2017 by Committee on Rules 
6/13/2017 Asm.Representative Brostoff added as a coauthor278
6/14/2017 Asm.Read a second time291
6/14/2017 Asm.Assembly Amendment 2 adopted291
6/14/2017 Asm.Ordered to a third reading292
6/14/2017 Asm.Rules suspended292
6/14/2017 Asm.Read a third time and passed, Ayes 95, Noes 1292
6/14/2017 Asm.Representatives Spreitzer, Hesselbein, Bowen, Billings, Wachs, Rohrkaste, Tittl, Schraa, Fields, Vruwink, Anderson, Mursau, Felzkowski, Zimmerman, Jagler and Kolste added as coauthors292
6/14/2017 Asm.Ordered immediately messaged292
6/15/2017 Sen.Received from Assembly326
6/20/2017 Sen.Read first time and referred to committee on Senate Organization330
6/20/2017 Sen.Available for scheduling 
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