The people of the state of Wisconsin, represented in senate and assembly, do
enact as follows:
AB658,1 4Section 1. 20.455 (2) (er) of the statutes is created to read:
120.455 (2) (er) Reproductive health care facility safety. A sum sufficient to
2provide grants under s. 165.935 (3) to support reproductive health care facility safety.
AB658,2 3Section 2. 165.935 of the statutes is created to read:
AB658,2,5 4165.935 Reproductive health care facility safety; grants. (1)
5Definitions. In this section:
AB658,2,86 (a) “Illegal anti-reproductive health care activities” means harassment,
7threats, and violence towards patients, prospective patients, and reproductive
8health care providers in violation of the law.
AB658,2,99 (b) “Law enforcement officer” has the meaning given in s. 165.85 (2) (c).
AB658,2,1110 (c) “Reproductive health care facility” means any facility that provides
11reproductive health care services.
AB658,2,1712 (d) “Reproductive health care provider” means any person, facility or
13institution licensed or otherwise authorized by the state of Wisconsin to provide
14health care services including any physician, coordinated care organization,
15hospital, facility, employee of such facility or institution, or agent of such person
16acting in the course and scope of employment or agency related to reproductive
17health care services.
AB658,2,2118 (e) “Reproductive health care services” means any service, including
19counseling, related to human reproduction, including abortion, contraception,
20infertility treatment, prenatal care, miscarriage management, and treatment for
21sexually transmitted infections.
AB658,2,24 22(2) Reproductive health care facility safety programs. The department of
23justice shall establish the following programs to facilitate safety related to providing
24and receiving reproductive health care services:
1(a) A training program for law enforcement officers on best practices in
2prevention, identification, and investigation of illegal anti-reproductive health care
3activities. The training program shall be administered by the law enforcement
4standards board under s. 165.85. The department of justice shall establish
5guidelines for ongoing continuing education under this program.
AB658,3,96 (b) A training program for prosecuting attorneys on best practices for
7prosecuting illegal anti-reproductive health care activities. The department of
8justice shall establish guidelines for ongoing continuing education under this
AB658,3,1110 (c) A program to foster community collaboration in the prevention of, response
11to, and planning to address illegal anti-reproductive health care activities.
AB658,3,1312 (d) A resource center to collect data and disseminate information on illegal
13anti-reproductive health care activities, which shall include all of the following:
AB658,3,1514 1. Identification of relevant state statutes and local ordinances to address
15illegal anti-reproductive health care activities.
AB658,3,1816 2. Identification of information, policies, model protocols, procedures and best
17practices relevant to reproductive health care facility safety and prevention of illegal
18anti-reproductive health care activities.
AB658,3,2019 3. Compilation of national and state-specific historical information on illegal
20anti-reproductive health care activities.
AB658,3,2221 4. Compilation of state statistics on violence against reproductive health care
22providers, patients, and potential patients.
AB658,4,323 5. Information about individuals or groups who have been convicted of illegal
24anti-reproductive health care activities, including names, pictures, addresses,
25known aliases, temporary restraining orders or injunctions, and prior convictions.

1Information collected under this subdivision may be disseminated only to local,
2state, and federal law enforcement agencies, district attorneys and federal
3prosecuting attorneys, and reproductive health care facilities.
AB658,4,8 4(3) Reproductive health care facility grants. From the appropriation under
5s. 20.455 (2) (er), the department of justice shall award grants in amounts
6determined by the department of justice to local law enforcement agencies and
7prosecutorial units in counties with a demonstrated need for assistance in
8preventing and addressing illegal anti-reproductive health care facilities.
AB658,3 9Section 3. 940.32 (1) (a) 4m. of the statutes is created to read:
AB658,4,1110 940.32 (1) (a) 4m. Impeding or attempting to impede access to a health care
11facility where the victim seeks, obtains, or provides health care.
AB658,4 12Section 4. Nonstatutory provisions.
AB658,4,2313 (1) Within 180 days of the effective date of this subsection, the department of
14justice shall promulgate emergency rules under section 227.24 of the statutes to
15implement the programs under section 165.935 (2) of the statutes and the grant
16program under section 165.935 (3) of the statutes for the period before the effective
17date of the permanent rules but not to exceed the period authorized under section
18227.24 (1) (c) of the statutes, subject to extension under section 227.24 (2) of the
19statutes. Notwithstanding section 227.24 (1) (a), (2) (b), and (3) of the statutes, the
20department is not required to provide evidence that promulgating a rule under this
21subsection as an emergency rule is necessary for the preservation of the public peace,
22health, safety, or welfare and is not required to provide a finding of emergency for a
23rule promulgated under this subsection.
AB658,5,424 (2) Within 180 days of the effective date of this subsection, each Wisconsin law
25enforcement agency shall develop specific guidelines to address complaints from

1reproductive health care providers that include the documentation and prompt
2investigation of every complaint from a reproductive health care provider, as defined
3in section 165.935 (1) (d) of the statutes regarding illegal anti-reproductive health
4care activities, as defined in section 165.935 (1) (a) of the statutes.
AB658,5,75 (3) Within 180 days of the implementation of a training program under section
6165.935 (2) (a) of the statutes, all law enforcement officers in Wisconsin shall receive
7initial training under the program.
AB658,5 8Section 5. Effective date.
AB658,5,109 (1) The treatment of section 165.935 of the statutes takes effect on the first day
10of the 7th month beginning after publication.
AB658,5,1111 (End)