August 2017 Special Session
2017 - 2018 LEGISLATURE
September 12, 2017 - Offered by Senators Shilling, Miller, Ringhand, L. Taylor,
Bewley, Wirch, Hansen, Larson, Vinehout, Carpenter, Erpenbach, Risser
and Johnson.
AB1-SSA1-SA4,1,11 At the locations indicated, amend the substitute amendment as follows:
AB1-SSA1-SA4,1,3 21. Page 6, line 11: delete the material beginning with that line and ending with
3page 7, line 18.
AB1-SSA1-SA4,1,4 42. Page 32, line 5: delete lines 5 to 8 and substitute:
AB1-SSA1-SA4,1,9 5(6) Site abandonment. If a business certified by the corporation under sub.
6(3) abandons a manufacturing facility in an electronics and information technology
7manufacturing zone, the business shall demolish all buildings and other structures
8located on the land occupied by the facility and shall plant grass and perform other
9necessary site remediation.
AB1-SSA1-SA4,2,4 10(7) Divestment of land interest. If a manufacturing business that has an
11ownership interest in land in the electronics and information technology
12manufacturing zone does not begin using that land for manufacturing purposes

1within 4 years after the date the business first owned the land, or such a business
2ceases to use land in the zone for manufacturing purposes for at least 4 consecutive
3years, the business shall divest itself of the land, except that the business may
4maintain an interest in 640 contiguous acres within the zone.
AB1-SSA1-SA4,2,6 5(8) Partial reimbursement of local governments. (a) In this subsection,
6“local governmental unit” has the meaning given in s. 16.297 (1) (a).
AB1-SSA1-SA4,2,127 (b) If a business certified by the corporation under sub. (3) substantially ceases
8operations, as determined by the corporation, in an electronics and information
9technology manufacturing zone while the zone is in effect under sub. (2), the business
10shall pay an amount equal to 40 percent of the principal and interest of each local
11governmental unit's obligation if the obligation was issued to finance costs related
12to development occurring in or for the benefit of the zone.”.
AB1-SSA1-SA4,2,14 133. Page 33, line 15: delete the material beginning with that line and ending
14with page 35, line 3.
AB1-SSA1-SA4,2,15 154. Page 37, line 11: after that line insert:
AB1-SSA1-SA4,2,20 16(4m) All agencies of the state preparing a recommendation or report relating
17to a major action in an electronics and information technology manufacturing zone
18designated under section 238.396 (1m) of the statutes shall include a statement on
19the environmental impact of the action as provided in section 1.11 (2) of the