2017 - 2018 LEGISLATURE
February 15, 2017 - Introduced by Senators Marklein, LeMahieu, Ringhand,
Vinehout and Wirch, cosponsored by Representatives Novak, Anderson,
Ballweg, E. Brooks, R. Brooks, Crowley, Edming, Horlacher, Kitchens,
Krug, Kulp, Mursau, Nerison, Petryk, Riemer, Ripp, Skowronski, Tittl,
Tranel and Tusler. Referred to Committee on Government Operations,
Technology and Consumer Protection.
SB44,1,2 1An Act to amend 1.10 (4); and to create 1.10 (3) (u) of the statutes; relating
designating cheese as the state dairy product.
Analysis by the Legislative Reference Bureau
Current law designates a variety of state symbols and requires the Wisconsin
Blue Book to include information about them. This bill designates cheese as the state
dairy product and requires the Wisconsin Blue Book to include that information.
The people of the state of Wisconsin, represented in senate and assembly, do
enact as follows:
SB44,1 3Section 1. 1.10 (3) (u) of the statutes is created to read:
SB44,1,44 1.10 (3) (u) Cheese is the state dairy product.
SB44,2 5Section 2. 1.10 (4) of the statutes is amended to read:
SB44,2,26 1.10 (4) The Wisconsin Blue Book shall include the information contained in
7this section concerning the state song, ballad, waltz, dance, beverage, tree, grain,

1flower, bird, fish, animal, domestic animal, wildlife animal, dog, insect, fossil,
2mineral, rock, soil, fruit, tartan, and pastry , and dairy product.
SB44,2,33 (End)