2019 - 2020 LEGISLATURE
February 22, 2019 - Introduced by Representatives Spiros, Kuglitsch, Murphy,
Ramthun, Sanfelippo, Skowronski, Wichgers and Zimmerman, cosponsored
by Senators Jacque, Wanggaard, Cowles, Marklein and Olsen. Referred to
Committee on Judiciary.
AB35,1,2 1An Act to amend 943.10 (1m) (intro.) of the statutes; relating to: entering
2certain places with intent to commit battery and providing a penalty.
Analysis by the Legislative Reference Bureau
Under current law, it is a Class F felony to enter a dwelling or certain other
places with intent to steal or commit a felony therein. Under the bill, it is a Class
F felony to enter one of those places with the intent to commit battery, regardless of
whether the battery was a misdemeanor or felony battery.
Because this bill creates a new crime or revises a penalty for an existing crime,
the Joint Review Committee on Criminal Penalties may be requested to prepare a
The people of the state of Wisconsin, represented in senate and assembly, do
enact as follows:
AB35,1 3Section 1. 943.10 (1m) (intro.) of the statutes is amended to read:
AB35,2,24 943.10 (1m) (intro.) Whoever intentionally enters any of the following places
5without the consent of the person in lawful possession and with intent to steal or

1commit a felony or a violation of s. 940.19 (1) or 940.195 (1) in such place is guilty of
2a Class F felony:
AB35,2,33 (End)