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15.407(8) (8)Crematory authority council. There is created a crematory authority council in the department of safety and professional services consisting of the secretary of safety and professional services or a designee of the secretary, who shall serve as a nonvoting member, and the following persons appointed for 3-year terms:
15.407(8)(a) (a) Three persons licensed as funeral directors under ch. 445 who operate crematories.
15.407(8)(b) (b) Three representatives of cemetery authorities, as defined in s. 157.061 (2), who operate crematories.
15.407(8)(c) (c) One public member.
15.407(9) (9)Sign language interpreter council.
15.407(9)(a)(a) There is created a sign language interpreter council in the department of safety and professional services consisting of the secretary of safety and professional services or a designee of the secretary and the following 8 members nominated by the governor, and with the advice and consent of the senate appointed, for 3-year terms:
15.407(9)(a)1. 1. Five deaf or hard of hearing individuals who are or have been clients of a sign language interpreter, at least one of whom is a graduate of a residential school for the deaf or hard of hearing and at least one of whom is a graduate of a private or public school that is not a residential school for the deaf or hard of hearing.
15.407(9)(a)2. 2. Two interpreters licensed under s. 440.032, at least one of whom holds a renewable license under s. 440.032 (3) (a).
15.407(9)(a)3. 3. One individual who is not deaf or hard of hearing and who has obtained, or represents an entity that has obtained, sign language interpreter services for the benefit of another who is deaf or hard of hearing.
15.407(9)(b) (b) If possible, the governor shall nominate individuals under par. (a) 1. to 3. from diverse locations within the state.
15.407(10) (10)Dwelling code council.
15.407(10)(a)(a) There is created in the department of safety and professional services, a dwelling code council, consisting of 11 members appointed for staggered 2-year terms. Each member shall represent at least one of the following groups:
15.407(10)(a)1. 1. Building trade labor organizations.
15.407(10)(a)2. 2. Certified building inspectors employed by local units of government.
15.407(10)(a)3. 3. Building contractors actively engaged in on-site construction of one- and 2-family housing.
15.407(10)(a)4. 4. Manufacturers, retailers, or installers of manufactured or modular one- and 2-family housing.
15.407(10)(a)5. 5. Architects, engineers, or designers who are registered under ch. 443 and who are actively engaged in the design or evaluation of one- and 2-family housing.
15.407(10)(a)6. 6. The construction material supply industry.
15.407(10)(a)7. 7. Remodeling contractors actively engaged in the remodeling of one-family and 2-family housing.
15.407(10)(a)8. 8. Persons with disabilities, as defined in s. 106.50 (1m) (g).
15.407(10)(a)9. 9. Fire prevention professionals.
15.407(10)(b) (b) An employee of the department designated by the secretary of safety and professional services shall serve as secretary, but shall not be a member, of the council. The council shall meet at least twice a year. Seven members of the council shall constitute a quorum. For the purpose of conducting business a majority vote of the council is required.
15.407(11) (11)Contractor certification council. There is created in the department of safety and professional services a contractor certification council consisting of 3 members who are building contractors holding certificates of financial responsibility under s. 101.654 and who are involved in, or who have demonstrated an interest in, continuing education for building contractors. The members shall be appointed by the secretary of safety and professional services for 3-year terms.
15.407(12) (12)Multifamily dwelling code council.
15.407(12)(a)(a) There is created in the department of safety and professional services a multifamily dwelling code council consisting of the following members appointed for 3-year terms:
15.407(12)(a)1. 1. Two members representing labor organizations for the skilled building trades, each of whom is actively engaged in his or her trade.
15.407(12)(a)2. 2. Two members representing municipal inspectors, one of whom is actively engaged in inspections in a county whose population is less than 50,000 and one of whom is actively engaged in inspections in a county whose population is 50,000 or more.
15.407(12)(a)3. 3. Two members representing the fire services, each of whom is actively engaged in fire service work and at least one of whom is a fire chief.
15.407(12)(a)4. 4. Two members representing building contractors and building developers, each of whom is actively engaged in on-site construction of multifamily housing.
15.407(12)(a)5. 5. Three members representing manufacturers of materials or suppliers of finished products in one of 5 product categories, consisting of cement products, concrete block products, gypsum products, metal products and wood products. Each member shall represent the manufacturers or suppliers of a different product category, and each member appointed to a 3-year term shall represent the manufacturers or suppliers of the product category that has not been represented by any of the 3 members for the previous 2 years. Each member shall be actively engaged in the business of manufacturing materials or supplying finished products for multifamily housing.
15.407(12)(a)6. 6. One member representing architects, engineers and designers who is actively engaged in the design or evaluation of multifamily housing.
15.407(12)(a)7. 7. Two members representing the public, at least one of whom is an advocate of fair housing.
15.407(12)(b) (b) An employee of the department shall serve as nonvoting secretary of the council.
15.407(12)(c) (c) The council shall meet at least 2 times annually.
15.407(12)(d) (d) Nine members of the council shall constitute a quorum. For the purpose of conducting business a majority vote of the council is required, except that at least 10 members of the council are required to vote affirmatively to recommend changes in the statutes or administrative rules.
15.407(13) (13)Manufactured housing code council.
15.407(13)(a)(a) There is created in the department of safety and professional services a manufactured housing code council consisting of the following members appointed by the secretary of safety and professional services for 3-year terms:
15.407(13)(a)1. 1. Two members representing manufacturers of manufactured homes.
15.407(13)(a)2. 2. Two members representing manufactured home dealers.
15.407(13)(a)3. 3. Two members representing owners of manufactured home communities.
15.407(13)(a)4. 4. Two members representing installers of manufactured homes.
15.407(13)(a)5. 5. One member representing an association of the manufactured housing industry in Wisconsin.
15.407(13)(a)6. 6. One member representing suppliers of materials or services to the manufactured housing industry.
15.407(13)(a)7. 7. One member representing the public.
15.407(13)(a)8. 8. One member representing labor.
15.407(13)(a)9. 9. One member representing inspectors of manufactured homes.
15.407(13)(b) (b) The council shall meet at least twice a year. An employee of the department designated by the secretary of the department shall serve as nonvoting secretary of the council.
15.407(14) (14)Conveyance safety code council.
15.407(14)(a)(a) There is created in the department of safety and professional services a conveyance safety code council consisting of the following members appointed for 3-year terms:
15.407(14)(a)1. 1. One member representing a manufacturer of elevators.
15.407(14)(a)2. 2. One member representing an elevator servicing business.
15.407(14)(a)3. 3. One member representing an architectural design or elevator consulting profession.
15.407(14)(a)4. 4. One member representing a labor organization whose members are involved in the installation, maintenance, and repair of elevators.
15.407(14)(a)5. 5. One member representing a city, village, town, or county in this state.
15.407(14)(a)6. 6. One member representing an owner or manager of a building in this state containing an elevator.
15.407(14)(a)7. 7. One member representing the public.
15.407(14)(a)8. 8. A building contractor involved in commercial construction that includes the construction or installation of conveyances, as defined in s. 101.981 (1) (c).
15.407(14)(a)9. 9. The secretary of safety and professional services, or his or her designee.
15.407(14)(a)10. 10. An employee of the department of safety and professional services, designated by the secretary of safety and professional services, who is familiar with commercial building inspections.
15.407(14)(b) (b) The council shall meet at least twice a year. The employee of the department of safety and professional services designated by the secretary of safety and professional services under par. (a) 10. shall serve as nonvoting secretary of the council.
15.407(16) (16)Plumbers council. There is created in the department of safety and professional services a plumbers council consisting of 3 members. One member shall be an employee of the department of safety and professional services, selected by the secretary of safety and professional services, to serve as the secretary of the council. Two members, one a master plumber and one a journeyman plumber, shall be appointed by the secretary of safety and professional services for 2-year terms.
15.407(17) (17)Automatic fire sprinkler system contractors and journeymen council. There is created in the department of safety and professional services an automatic fire sprinkler system contractors and journeymen council consisting of 5 members. One member shall be an employee of the department of safety and professional services, selected by the secretary of safety and professional services, to serve as secretary of the council. Two members shall be licensed journeymen automatic fire sprinkler fitters and 2 members shall be persons representing licensed automatic fire sprinkler contractors, all appointed by the secretary of safety and professional services for staggered 4-year terms.
15.43 15.43 Department of revenue; creation. There is created a department of revenue under the direction and supervision of the secretary of revenue.
15.433 15.433 Same; specified divisions.
15.433(1) (1) Lottery division. There is created in the department of revenue a lottery division.
15.433 History History: 1995 a. 27.
15.435 15.435 Same; attached boards.
15.435(1) (1) Investment and local impact fund board.
15.435(1)(a)(a) Creation; membership. There is created an investment and local impact fund board, attached to the department of revenue under s. 15.03, consisting of the following members:
15.435(1)(a)1. 1. The chief executive officer of the Wisconsin Economic Development Corporation and the secretary of revenue or their designees.
15.435(1)(a)2. 2. Three public members.
15.435(1)(a)3. 3. Five local officials consisting of 2 municipal officials, 2 county officials, and one school board member.
15.435(1)(a)4. 4. One Native American.
15.435(1)(b) (b) Terms. The public members, local officials and Native American shall be appointed for staggered 4-year terms.
15.435(1)(c) (c) Vacancies. If a municipal or county official or a school board member leaves office while serving on the board, the member's position on the board shall be considered vacant until a successor is appointed under s. 15.07 (1) (b).
15.435(1)(d) (d) Qualifications.
15.435(1)(d)1.1. One of the public members shall reside in a town in which a metalliferous mineral ore body is known to exist.
15.435(1)(d)2. 2. One of the public members shall reside in a county in which metalliferous mineral development is occurring or in an adjacent county.
15.435(1)(d)3. 3. One of the local officials shall reside in a county or school district in which metalliferous mineral development is occurring or in an adjacent county or school district; and
15.435(1)(d)4. 4. One local official shall reside in a county or school district in which metalliferous minerals are extracted or an adjacent county or school district.
15.435(1)(d)5. 5. The Native American shall reside in a municipality in which a metalliferous mineral ore body is known to exist.
15.435(1)(e) (e) Recommendations.
15.435(1)(e)1.1. One public member shall be recommended by the town boards in towns in which a metalliferous mineral ore body is known to exist. Preference shall be given to the appointment of a public member who resides in a township in which the development of a metalliferous mineral ore body is occurring.
15.435(1)(e)2. 2. One municipal official member shall be recommended by the League of Wisconsin Municipalities.
15.435(1)(e)3. 3. One municipal official member shall be recommended by the Wisconsin Towns Association.
15.435(1)(e)4. 4. The school board member shall be recommended by the Wisconsin Association of School Boards.
15.435(1)(e)5. 5. The county official members shall be recommended by the Wisconsin Counties Association.
15.435(1)(e)6. 6. The Native American member shall be recommended by the Great Lakes Inter-Tribal Council, Inc. Preference should be given to the appointment of a Native American who resides in a town in which the development of a metalliferous mineral ore body is occurring.
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2011-12 Wisconsin Statutes updated though 2013 Wis. Act 200 and all Supreme Court Orders entered before April 18, 2014. Published and certified under s. 35.18. Changes effective after April 18, 2014 are designated by NOTES. (Published 4-18-14)