Date of enactment: May 9, 2000
1999 Assembly Bill 100 Date of publication*: May 23, 2000
* Section 991.11, Wisconsin Statutes 1997-98: 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 118.31 (7) of the statutes; relating to: criminal liability of school personnel for corporal punishment.
The people of the state of Wisconsin, represented in senate and assembly, do enact as follows:
127,1 Section 1. 118.31 (7) of the statutes is created to read:
118.31 (7) Nothing in this section abrogates or restricts any statutory or common law defense to prosecution for any crime.
127,2 Section 2. Effective date.
(1) This act takes effect retroactively to September 1, 1988.