badger challenge programBadger Challenge program, see Youth
badger state gamesBadger state games, see Athletics
banking, division ofBanking, Division of
Rental-purchase company and rent-to-own agreement: regulations created; Division of banking duties set [Sec. 3020p, 3020v-3021w, 3492f, r, 9120 (1d), 9320 (1d), 9420 (1d)] [vetoed] -  SB-55
barkin, benBarkin, Ben
Life and accomplishments honored [AJR-31] -  JR-41
barron countyBarron county
Great Lakes Forestry Museum in city of Rice Lake [Sec. 451, 603q, r, 629do, dom, 9110 (10p), 9137 (5mk), 9437 (3mk), (3mkx)] [vetoed] -  SB-55
Rural health dental clinics created in cities of Ladysmith and Menomonie to serve certain counties [Sec. 720k, 2850bc]  -  Act 16
Rural health dental health clinics: funding for [Sec. 9123 (1z), 9223 (18z)] -  Act 109
bayfield, city ofBayfield, City of
Bayfield, City of, allowed to become a premier resort area [Sec. 153s, t] -  Act 109
beachBeach, see Recreation
beautificationBeautification, see Road
beaver dam, city ofBeaver Dam, City of, see Dodge county
bed and breakfastBed and breakfast, see Hotel and motel
belleville, village ofBelleville, Village of, see Dane county
belmont, village ofBelmont, Village of, see Lafayette county
beloit, city ofBeloit, City of
Brownfields grants to cities of: Kenosha re American Brass Factory site, Beloit re abandoned rail corridor, and Amery re Apple River project [Sec. 9110 (9c)-(9e)]  -  Act 16
Brownfields site assessment grant program revisions; sustainable urban development zone program expanded; references to ``pilot program" in specific cities removed; cities of Fond du Lac and Platteville added [Sec. 3323b-3324db, 3696]  -  Act 16
Development opportunity zones in Beloit and Milwaukee [Sec. 2145m, p, 2147k-p, 2176m, p, 2178k-p, 2190m, p, 2192k-p, 3701m, 3703m, p, 3704c-L, 9344 (9), (11z)] [2147p, 2178p, 2192p — partial veto] -  Act 16
beloit collegeBeloit college
Grant provided [Sec. 558m, 887s, 2625w] -  Act 16
bennett, dickBennett, Dick
Career and contributions to U.W. Madison and Wisconsin basketball commended [AJR-4] -  JR-10
benson, john tBenson, John T.
Public service commended and congratulations upon retirement [SJR-38] -  JR-17
bertels, sister thomas moreBertels, Sister Thomas More
Life and public service [AJR-26] -  JR-42
Soft drink sales in schools re exclusive contracts: school board must ensure milk is available [Sec. 280n, 9340 (2e)] [280n — partial veto] -  Act 109
Well withdrawal (high-capacity) re production of bottled water: DNR may withhold, condition, or modify its approval; environmental impact statement required; JLC to study impacts of groundwater usage [Sec. 3160t, v, 9132 (2x), 9137 (1x)] [3160v — partial veto; 9132 (2x), 9137 (1x) — vetoed] -  Act 16
Eisner Avenue Pedestrian-Bike Trail project: grant to town and city of Sheboygan; contribution to funding required [Sec. 9152 (4h)] -  Act 16
Halfway Creek Bike Trail project: DOT grant to city of Holmen if contribution is made to costs [Sec. 9152 (4d)]  -  Act 16
Long-range surface transportation investment planning committee created; DOT and LFB to staff; report required [Sec. 9152 (3b)] [vetoed] -  SB-55
Sparta trail overpass [Sec. 607q, s, 9137 (4p), 9152 (4k), 9437 (6k)] -  Act 16
bids and biddersBids and bidders, see Contracts
Off-premises outdoor advertising signs owned by a religious organization or permanently removed and DOT not notified: annual permit fee prohibited [Sec. 2308sr, st] [vetoed]  -  SB-55
Off-premises outdoor advertising signs owned by nonprofit organizations: rule to specify DOT may not charge annual fee [Sec. 258pv] -  Act 109
Recruitment of Corr.Dept employees: use of billboards or similar structures prohibited [Sec. 3352n]  -  Act 16
bills, legislativeBills, Legislative, see also Budget bills and process
Bills containing penalty provisions: exemption from fiscal estimate requirements removed [Sec. 96w]  -  Act 16
Estate tax references to federal estate tax; DOR to submit proposed legislation to JCF in certain cases [Sec. 2200d-L, 9144 (1q), 9444 (5ak)] [2200L — partial veto]  -  Act 16
General fund structural balance requirement created; bills adopted by legislature may not exceed expenditure of certain sum [Sec. 25y] [partial veto] -  Act 109
Prison impact assessment: LFB to prepare for certain bills and bill drafts [Sec. 97m, 114v] [vetoed]  -  SB-55
Sick leave conversion program for public employees: JSCRS study re conversion of accumulated unused leave for certain retired employees not eligible for immediate WRS annuity; report and proposed legislation requirement [Sec. 9132 (3xx)] -  Act 16
bioterrorismBioterrorism, see Public safety
Wild crane crop damage study extended [Sec. 588r, 887m, 4046m, 9137 (6f)] [9137 (6f) — partial veto]  -  Act 16
Wild crane crop damage study re 2001 WisAct 16: funding revised [Sec. 36b, 1160m, 9237 (36c)]  -  Act 109
birth certificateBirth certificate, see Vital statistics
birth out of wedlockBirth out of wedlock, see Nonmarital child
black point estateBlack Point Estate, see Walworth county
black river falls, city ofBlack River Falls, City of, see Jackson county
blue bookBlue Book
State ballad and waltz designated; to be included in Wisconsin Blue Book [Sec. 1d-x] -  Act 16
boatBoat, see also Harbor
Aquatic plant management program created; controls re Eurasian water milfoil, curly leaf pondweed, and purple loosestrife; restrictions re placement of boats and equipment in navigable waters [Sec. 1040-1042, 1203, 1253-1255, 1307-1317, 1330, 1331, 3161, 9337 (1)] -  Act 16
Boathouse or houseboat with historic or cultural value: repair of [Sec. 1252m] -  Act 16
Harbor assistance program eligibility: DOT to amend rules re ferry service or cruise ship [Sec. 9152 (7d)]  -  Act 16
Janesville riverfront parkway development project; matching funds not required [Sec. 9137 (8c)]  -  Act 16
Manitowoc river dredging project: recreational boating aids to city of Manitowoc, matching funds not required; sunset provided [Sec. 9137 (8d)] -  Act 16
Menominee River boat launching facilities improvement: funding to city of Marinette; sunset provided [Sec. 9137 (8k)] [vetoed] -  SB-55
Portage canal: recreational boating aids to city of Portage [Sec. 1344g] -  Act 16
Recreational boating aids for dredging of Root and Oconto Rivers [Sec. 9137 (6g), (7f)] [vetoed]  -  SB-55
Recreational boating aids for Fish, Mud, and Crystal lakes in Dane and Columbia counties [Sec. 9137 (2x)]  -  Act 109
Recreational boating aids for Great Lakes dredging: requirements revised [Sec. 1329] -  Act 16
Wausau Whitewater Course on the Wisconsin River in the city of Wausau: funding to Wausau Kayak/Canoe Corporation for upgrade [Sec. 605, 605b, 9137 (5e)] [vetoed]  -  SB-55
boat _ taxation or registrationBoat — Taxation or registration
Vehicle registration expedited service system revised re computerized and noncomputerized systems; fee provisions [Sec. 591, 596, 606, 609, 624, 1046, 1047-1066, 1262, 1263, 1264-1266, 1267-1304, 1305, 1306, 3457, 3458, 3459, 3461, 3463-3479, 3486-3491] -  Act 16
boathouseBoathouse, see Boat
bodyworker or massage therapistBodyworker or massage therapist, see Trades and occupations
bondsBonds, see also Debt, Public; specific agency or department
General obligation bonds for refunding tax-supported and self-amortizing debt [Sec. 973ar] -  Act 16
book festivalBook festival, see Fair