2017 - 2018 LEGISLATURE
October 18, 2017 - Introduced by Senators Erpenbach, Vinehout, Hansen, Larson,
Ringhand and Wirch, cosponsored by Representatives Shankland,
Anderson, Berceau, Billings, Brostoff, Considine, Crowley, Fields, Goyke,
Hebl, Hesselbein, Hintz, Kolste, Mason, Ohnstad, Pope, Sinicki, Spreitzer,
C. Taylor, Vruwink, Wachs and Zamarripa. Referred to Committee on
Transportation and Veterans Affairs.
SB470,1,2 1An Act to create 45.50 (2m) (g) of the statutes; relating to: testing water quality
2at state veterans homes.
Analysis by the Legislative Reference Bureau
This bill requires the Department of Veterans Affairs to perform monthly water
quality testing at state veterans homes and to publish the results of that testing on
the department's Internet site.
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:
SB470,1 3Section 1. 45.50 (2m) (g) of the statutes is created to read:
SB470,1,64 45.50 (2m) (g) Each month, the department shall perform water quality testing
5at the veterans homes and publish the results of the water quality testing on its
6Internet site.
SB470,1,77 (End)