2017 - 2018 LEGISLATURE
February 22, 2018 - Offered by Representative Sanfelippo.
SB680-AA1,1,11 At the locations indicated, amend the bill as follows:
SB680-AA1,1,4 21. Page 1, line 3: after “District" insert “, trustees of Milwaukee County mental
3health facilities, Milwaukee County Mental Health Board vacancies, and the
4administrator of the behavioral health division".
SB680-AA1,1,5 52. Page 1, line 4: before that line insert:
SB680-AA1,1,6 6 Section 1e. 46.18 (1) of the statutes is amended to read:
SB680-AA1,2,127 46.18 (1) Trustees. Every county home, infirmary, hospital, or similar
8institution, shall, subject to regulations approved by the county board except in
9Milwaukee County for county homes, infirmaries, hospitals, or institutions
10providing mental health treatment, be managed by a board of trustees, electors of the
11county, chosen by ballot by the county board. In Milwaukee County, every county
12home, infirmary, hospital, or similar institution that provides mental health
13treatment shall, subject to standards and procedures adopted by the Milwaukee

1County mental health board,
be managed by a board of trustees, electors of the
2county, chosen by ballot
as specified by the Milwaukee County mental health board.
3At its annual meeting, the county board or the Milwaukee County mental health
4board, if applicable,
shall appoint an uneven number of trustees, from 3 to 9 at the
5option of the board, for staggered 3-year terms ending the first Monday in January.
6Any vacancy shall be filled for the unexpired term by the county board or the
7Milwaukee County mental health board, as applicable;
, but the chairperson of the
8county board may appoint a trustee to fill the vacancy until the county board acts
9except for boards of trustees appointed by the Milwaukee County mental health
10board for which the chairperson of the Milwaukee County mental health board may
11appoint a trustee to fill the vacancy until the entire Milwaukee County mental health
12board acts
SB680-AA1,1g 13Section 1g. 51.41 (1d) (em) of the statutes is created to read:
SB680-AA1,2,2214 51.41 (1d) (em) If a vacancy occurs in a board member position described under
15par. (b) 1., 2., 3., 4., or 8., the Milwaukee County board of supervisors shall submit
16to the Milwaukee County executive suggested individuals to fill the vacancy in that
17position within 60 days after the vacancy occurs. If the Milwaukee County board of
18supervisors does not submit suggested individuals to fill a vacancy under par. (b) 1.,
192., 3., 4., or 8. within 60 days, the Milwaukee County executive may appoint an
20individual meeting the criteria in accordance with the applicable board member
21position description under par. (b) 1., 2., 3., 4., or 8. to fill the vacancy without
22suggestion by the Milwaukee County board of supervisors.
SB680-AA1,1k 23Section 1k. 51.41 (9) (c) 1. of the statutes is renumbered 51.41 (9) (c) and
24amended to read:
151.41 (9) (c) The administrator under this subsection may be removed by the
2Milwaukee County mental health board by a vote of 8 members of that board, the
3director of a county department under s. 46.21 in Milwaukee County, or the county
4executive of Milwaukee County
SB680-AA1,1m 5Section 1m. 51.41 (9) (c) 2. of the statutes is repealed.”.