2017-2018 Wisconsin Legislature

Senate Bill 297

An Act to repeal 69.18 (4) (bm) and 979.10 (3); to renumber 69.18 (4) (a) 1g. to 6.; to renumber and amend 69.18 (4) (a) (intro.), 157.02 (1), (2), (3), (4) and (5), 979.01 (1m), 979.01 (4) and 979.10 (1) (a) 1., 2. and 3.; to amend 20.165 (1) (g), 69.01 (12), 69.18 (2) (d) 1., 69.18 (2) (d) 2., 69.18 (2) (d) 3., 69.18 (3) (a), 69.18 (3) (b), 69.18 (3) (d), 69.20 (2) (a) 2., 157.03 (1), 157.03 (2), 157.055 (2) (intro.), 157.112 (3) (intro.), 157.70 (3) (a), 346.71 (1), 346.71 (2), 440.03 (9) (a) (intro.), 440.05 (intro.), 440.78 (1) (b), 979.01 (1r), 979.025 (2), 979.025 (3), 979.09, 979.10 (1) (a) (intro.), 979.10 (1) (b), 979.10 (2), 979.10 (4) and 979.22; to repeal and recreate 440.05 (intro.); and to create 15.405 (18), 20.165 (1) (hr), 51.30 (4) (b) 29., 69.18 (4) (am) (intro.), 69.18 (4) (b), 69.18 (4) (d), 69.18 (4) (e), 69.18 (4) (f), 157.02 (1m) (title), 157.02 (2m), 440.03 (9) (bm), 440.03 (13) (b) 38d., 440.08 (2) (a) 46t., chapter 465, 979.01 (1m) (b), 979.01 (1p), 979.027, 979.036 and 979.10 (1) (a) 1m. and 2m. of the statutes; Relating to: creating a medicolegal investigation examining board; licensure of medical examiners and medicolegal investigation staff members; disposition of bodies; death investigations and duties of coroners and medical examiners; extending the time limit for emergency rule procedures; providing an exemption from emergency rule procedures; granting rule-making authority; making an appropriation; and providing criminal penalties.

Status: Public Benefits, Licensing and State-Federal Relations

Important Actions (newest first)

Date / House Action Journal
6/21/2017 Sen.Representative Barca added as a cosponsor331

History

Date / House Action Journal
6/15/2017 Sen.Introduced by Senators Nass, Feyen, Stroebel, Wanggaard and Lasee;
cosponsored by Representatives Schraa, Born, R. Brooks, Duchow, Horlacher, Kessler, Kitchens, Kleefisch, Kolste, Kuglitsch, Loudenbeck, Murphy, Mursau, Quinn, Shankland, Skowronski, Spiros, Steffen, Swearingen, Tauchen, Thiesfeldt, Tusler, VanderMeer and Wachs
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6/15/2017 Sen.Read first time and referred to Committee on Public Benefits, Licensing and State-Federal Relations324
6/21/2017 Sen.Representative Barca added as a cosponsor331
 
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