1995 WISCONSIN ACT 389
An Act to create 303.015 (1) (e) and 303.06 (5) of the statutes; relating to: sale of certain products manufactured by state prisoners and review of the establishment of certain programs involving manufacturing of products by prisoners.
The people of the state of Wisconsin, represented in senate and assembly, do enact as follows:
303.015 (1) (e) of the statutes is created to read:
303.015 (1) (e) The board shall review and either approve or deny a proposal under s. 303.06 (5) to offer for sale in the open market a product or type of product manufactured in whole or in part by inmates as part of a hobby-craft program or vocational training. Once the board has approved the sale of a particular product or type of product under this paragraph, the product or type of product may be offered for sale by any tax-supported or nonprofit agency under s. 303.06 (5) without further approval by the board under this paragraph.
303.06 (5) of the statutes is created to read:
303.06 (5) A tax-supported institution or a nonprofit agency may offer for sale in the open market products manufactured in whole or in part by inmates in a state penal institution as part of a hobby-craft program or vocational training if the purpose of the sale is to support the institution's or agency's mission or is for some other charitable purpose and if the sale of that product or type of product has been approved by the prison industries board under s. 303.015 (1) (e).