2017 - 2018 LEGISLATURE
SENATE AMENDMENT 2,
TO ASSEMBLY BILL 748
March 20, 2018 - Offered by Senators Ringhand, Shilling, Risser,
Vinehout, Johnson, L. Taylor, Schachtner, Larson, Hansen, Wirch, Bewley
32. Page 1, line 6
: after “law;" insert “state procurement of products and 4
services from businesses located in this state; setting a goal for local government to 5
purchase a certain percentage of products and services from businesses located in 6
73. Page 1, line 6
: after “law;" insert “the state civil service system; project labor 8
agreements and public contracts;".
94. Page 1, line 9
: after “state;" insert “a requirement that laborers, workers, 10
mechanics, and truck drivers employed on the site of a project of public works be paid 11
the prevailing wage; the provision by employers to employees of written disclosure 12
statements of the terms of employment; various changes pertaining to wage claims; 13
occupational or professional licensing of employers that owe wages under wage claim
judgments; allowing the enactment of local minimum wage ordinances; actions in 2
circuit court alleging discrimination in employment, unfair honesty testing, or 3
unfair genetic testing; the rights of employees to request and receive work schedule 4
changes; predictable work schedules for retail, food service, and cleaning employees; 5
prohibiting an employer from relying on or inquiring about a prospective employee's 6
current or prior compensation and from restricting an employee's right to disclose 7
compensation information; the establishment of a family and medical leave 8
insurance program; family leave to care for a grandparent, grandchild, or sibling and 9
for the active duty of a family member; the employers that are required to permit an 10
employee to take family or medical leave; providing an exemption from emergency 11
rule procedures; providing an exemption from rule-making procedures; granting 12
rule-making authority; making appropriations; providing penalties;".
16.72 (2) (c) of the statutes is amended to read:
(c) To the extent possible, the department shall write specifications 16
so as to permit the purchase of materials manufactured in the United States, as 17
defined in s. 16.754 (1) (b), or the purchase of local products or services, as defined
18in s. 66.0145 (1) (b)
16.754 (title) of the statutes is amended to read:
(title) Preference for local products and services and
16.754 (1) (a) of the statutes is renumbered 16.754 (1) (ar).
16.754 (1) (am) of the statutes is created to read:
(am) “Local product or service" has the meaning given in s. 66.0145 2
16.754 (2) (title) of the statutes is amended to read:
(title) Purchase preference preferences.
16.754 (2) of the statutes is renumbered 16.754 (2) (b).
16.754 (2) (a) of the statutes is created to read:
(a) The department, a designated purchasing agent under s. 16.71 8
(1), and each agency making purchases under s. 16.74 shall attempt to ensure that 9
at least 20 percent of the total amount expended under this subchapter in each fiscal 10
year is for local products or services, and it shall be a further goal that the percentage 11
of the total amount expended in any fiscal year for local products or services will not 12
be lower than the percentage of the total amount expended in the previous fiscal year 13
for local products or services.
16.754 (2m) of the statutes is created to read:
16.754 (2m) Data.
For purposes of measuring compliance with sub. (2) (a), the 16
department shall collect from a person who responds to a proposal or submits a bid 17
for a contract information regarding the person's principal place of business. The 18
department shall make available to the public on its Internet site the data it collects 19
under this subsection as well as an annual evaluation of how well the department, 20
its designated purchasing agents, and any agency making purchases under s. 16.74 21
are meeting the goal under sub. (2) (a).
16.754 (3) (intro.) of the statutes is amended to read:
16.754 (3) Exemptions.
(intro.) Subsection (2) (b)
does not apply if the 24
materials are purchased for the purpose of commercial resale or for the purpose of 25
use in the production of goods for commercial sale. Subsection (2)
does not apply
to the purchase of stationery and printing materials. Subsection (2) (b)
does not 2
apply if the department determines, under s. 16.75 (1) (a) 2., that the foreign nation 3
or subdivision thereof in which the vendor is domiciled does not give preference to 4
vendors domiciled in that nation or subdivision in making governmental purchases. 5
Subsection (2) (b)
does not apply if the department or other person having 6
contracting authority in respect to the purchase determines that:”.
20.865 (1) (dm) of the statutes is repealed.
20.928 (1f) of the statutes is repealed.
62.13 (4) (d) of the statutes is amended to read:
(d) The examination shall be free for all U.S. citizens over 18 and 12
under 55 years of age, with proper limitations as to health and, subject to ss. 111.321, 13
111.322, and 111.335, arrest and conviction record. The examination, including 14
minimum training and experience requirements, shall be job-related in compliance 15
with appropriate validation standards and shall be subject to the approval of the 16
board and may include tests of manual skill and physical strength. All relevant 17
experience, whether paid or unpaid, shall satisfy experience requirements. The 18
board shall control examinations and may designate and change examiners, who 19
may or may not be otherwise in the official service of the city, and whose 20
compensation shall be fixed by the board and paid by the city. Veterans and their 21
spouses shall be given preference points in accordance with s. 63.08 (1) (fm) 230.16
63.08 (1) (f) 1. of the statutes is amended to read:
(f) 1. The commission may not impose any restriction as to age on any 2
veteran who is applying or eligible for a position under this section. The commission 3
shall give preference points to veterans and their spouses under
par. (fm) s. 230.16
, except as provided under subd. 2.
63.08 (1) (f) 2. of the statutes is amended to read:
(f) 2. Notwithstanding par. (fm) s. 230.16 (7)
, persons shall be certified 7
from the eligible list under s. 63.05 (1) (b) without adding any preference points to 8
any person's grade.
63.08 (1) (f) 3. of the statutes is amended to read:
(f) 3. After the certification under subd. 2., any veteran or veteran's 11
spouse whose grade, plus the points to which the veteran or spouse is entitled under 12par. (fm) s. 230.16 (7)
, is equal to or higher than the lowest grade on the list made 13
under subd. 2. shall be added to the certification list under s. 63.05 (1) (b). The 14
number of persons added to a certification list under this subdivision may not exceed 15
the number of persons initially certified under subd. 2.
63.08 (1) (fm) of the statutes is renumbered 230.16 (7), and 230.16 17
(7) (a) (intro.) and (b), as renumbered, are amended to read:
(a) (intro.) A preference shall be given to those veterans and to those 19
spouses of veterans specified in subd
1. a. to f. to 6.
who gain eligibility on 20
any competitive employment register and who do not currently hold a permanent 21
appointment or have mandatory restoration rights to a permanent appointment to 22
any position. A preference means the following:
(b) An applicant who is certified for a position after receiving a preference 24
under subd. 1. d., e., or f. par. (a) 4., 5., or 6.
and who is appointed to that position may
not obtain a preference under subd. 1. d., e., or f. par. (a) 4., 5., or 6.
for any other civil 2
service position for which the applicant subsequently applies.
63.37 of the statutes is amended to read:
463.37 Board to keep a register of eligibles.
From the returns or reports of 5
the examiners, or from the examinations made by the board, the board shall prepare 6
and keep a register for each grade or class of position in the service of such city, of 7
the persons whose general average standing upon examinations for such grade or 8
class is not less than the minimum fixed by the rules of such board, and who are 9
otherwise eligible, and such persons shall take rank upon the register as candidates 10
in the order of their relative excellence as determined by examination without 11
reference to priority of time of examination. The board shall impose no restrictions 12
as to age in case of veterans, and veterans and their spouses shall be given preference 13
points in accordance with s. 63.08 (1) (fm) 230.16 (7)
63.39 (2m) of the statutes is amended to read:
Notwithstanding s. 63.08 (1) (fm) 230.16 (7)
, the board shall certify 16
persons from the list of eligibles without adding preference points to their grades. 17
After the certification under sub. (1) or (2), the board shall add to the certification list 18
any veteran or veteran's spouse whose grade, plus the points to which the veteran 19
or spouse is entitled under s. 63.08 (1) (fm)
, is equal to or higher than the 20
lowest grade on the list of eligibles.”.
20.445 (1) (w) of the statutes is created to read:
(w) Family and medical leave insurance trust fund.
From the family 6
and medical leave insurance trust fund, all moneys deposited in that fund under s. 7
103.105 (7) for the payments of family or medical leave insurance benefits under s. 8
103.105 (2) (c) and for the administration of the family or medical leave insurance 9
program under s. 103.105.