2017 - 2018 LEGISLATURE
April 13, 2017 - Introduced by Senators C. Larson and Vinehout, cosponsored by
Representatives Sinicki, Zepnick and Berceau. Referred to Committee on
Government Operations, Technology and Consumer Protection.
SB181,1,3 1An Act to amend 440.465 (1) of the statutes; relating to: regulation of
2transportation network companies, their drivers, and the drivers' vehicles by
3a first class city.
Analysis by the Legislative Reference Bureau
This bill exempts a first class city from the prohibition against local regulation
of transportation network companies (TNCs), their drivers, and the drivers' vehicles.
Under current law the Department of Safety and Professional Services has exclusive
authority to regulate TNCs, their drivers, and the drivers' vehicles.
The people of the state of Wisconsin, represented in senate and assembly, do
enact as follows:
SB181,1 4Section 1. 440.465 (1) of the statutes is amended to read:
SB181,2,35 440.465 (1) Section 349.24 does not apply to a transportation network company
6or to a participating driver engaged in transportation network services or the
7participating driver's personal vehicle used for those services. No Except for a 1st
8class city, no
city, village, town, or county may enact or enforce an ordinance or adopt

1or enforce a resolution that regulates a transportation network company or its
2participating drivers and their personal vehicles in connection with transportation
3network services.
SB181,2,44 (End)