2017 - 2018 LEGISLATURE
December 28, 2017 - Introduced by Representatives Rohrkaste, Murphy, Born and
Petryk, cosponsored by Senators Feyen,
Fitzgerald, Wanggaard and Testin.
Referred to Committee on Jobs and the Economy.
1An Act to create
20.192 (1) (b) and 238.155 of the statutes; relating to: talent
2attraction and retention initiatives and making an appropriation.
Analysis by the Legislative Reference Bureau
This bill directs the Wisconsin Economic Development Corporation to
collaborate with state agencies to develop and implement initiatives for the
attraction of talent to and retention of talent in Wisconsin, including by leveraging
the existing programs of state agencies for those purposes.
For further information see the state fiscal estimate, which will be printed as
an appendix to this bill.
The people of the state of Wisconsin, represented in senate and assembly, do
enact as follows:
20.005 (3) (schedule) of the statutes: at the appropriate place, insert 4
the following amounts for the purposes indicated:
- See PDF for table
20.192 (1) (b) of the statutes is created to read:
(b) Talent attraction and retention initiatives.
As a continuing 3
appropriation, the amounts in the schedule for the talent attraction and retention 4
initiatives under s. 238.155.
238.155 of the statutes is created to read:
6238.155 Talent attraction and retention initiatives.
The corporation shall 7
collaborate with state agencies to develop and implement initiatives for the 8
attraction of talent to and retention of talent in this state, including by leveraging 9
the existing programs of state agencies for those purposes within the scopes of those 10