“(dm) The department may delay the payment under sub. (2) (b) to a date in 9
April 2019, as specified by the department, if it determines that doing so would be 10
more cost effective than making payments by September 1, 2018, and it reports its 11
determination to the legislature, as provided under s. 13.172 (2). If the department 12
delays the payment under this paragraph, this section does not apply after December 13
31, 2019, except as provided in par. (b).”.