Date of enactment: December 20, 1995
1995 Assembly Bill 115 Date of publication*: January 5, 1996
* Section 991.11, Wisconsin Statutes 1993-94: 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 as designated" by the secretary of state [the date of publication may not be more than 10 working days after the date of enactment].
An Act to create 167.31 (4) (a) 4. of the statutes; relating to: the placement, possession, transportation, loading or discharge of a firearm by certain private security persons and granting rule-making authority.
The people of the state of Wisconsin, represented in senate and assembly, do enact as follows:
122,1 Section 1. 167.31 (4) (a) 4. of the statutes is created to read:
167.31 (4) (a) 4. A private security person, as defined in s. 440.26 (1m), who meets all of the following requirements:
a. He or she holds either a private detective license issued under s. 440.26 (2) (a) 2. or a private security permit issued under s. 440.26 (5).
b. He or she holds a certificate of proficiency to carry a firearm issued by the department of regulation and licensing.
c. He or she is performing his or her assigned duties or responsibilities.
d. He or she is wearing a uniform that clearly identifies him or her as a private security person.
e. His or her firearm is in plain view, as defined by rule by the department of regulation and licensing.
122,2 Section 2. Initial applicability.
(1)  This act first applies to private security persons who place, possess, transport, load or discharge a firearm as provided in section 167.31 (4) (a) (intro.) of the statutes on the effective date of this subsection.