2019 WISCONSIN ACT
An Act to amend 39.40 (1) (b), 39.40 (1) (d) and 39.40 (3) (b) 1.; and to create 39.40 (1) (e) of the statutes; relating to: the minority teacher loan program.
The people of the state of Wisconsin, represented in senate and assembly, do enact as follows:
39.40 (1) (b) of the statutes is amended to read:
39.40 (1) (b) An American Indian or Alaskan native.
39.40 (1) (d) of the statutes is amended to read:
39.40 (1) (d) A person admitted to the United States after December 31, 1975, who is either a former citizen of Laos, Vietnam or Cambodia or whose ancestor was or is a citizen of Laos, Vietnam or Cambodia of Asian or Pacific Island origin.
39.40 (1) (e) of the statutes is created to read:
39.40 (1) (e) A person whose ancestry includes 2 or more races.
39.40 (3) (b) 1. of the statutes is amended to read:
39.40 (3) (b) 1. The recipient is employed as provided in subd. 1m. by a public or private elementary or secondary school in the city of Milwaukee, or by a tribal school, as defined in s. 115.001 (15m), located in a school district in this state in which minority students constitute at least 40 percent of the membership, as defined in s. 121.004 (5).
1m. The recipient is employed as a full-time teacher in a high-demand area related to the recipient's discipline under sub. (2) (bm).
(1) This act first applies to loans made after the effective date of this subsection.
(1) This act takes effect on the first day of the 4th month beginning after publication.