Date of enactment:
2019 Assembly Bill 284   Date of publication*:
* Section 991.11, Wisconsin Statutes: Effective date of acts. “Every act and every portion of an act enacted by the legislature over the governor's partial veto which does not expressly prescribe the time when it takes effect shall take effect on the day after its date of publication."
An Act to create 85.64 of the statutes; relating to: discretionary merit awards by the Department of Transportation.
The people of the state of Wisconsin, represented in senate and assembly, do enact as follows:
AB284,1 Section 1. 85.64 of the statutes is created to read:
85.64 Discretionary merit award program. (1) The department shall develop a discretionary merit award program for the purpose of providing lump sum monetary awards to classified employees under the program implemented by the department of administration under s. 230.04 (19).
(2) In identifying employees to receive discretionary merit awards under this section, the department shall consider employees who have implemented business processes that created significant cost savings, efficiency, or innovation.