2005 - 2006 LEGISLATURE
April 27, 2005 - Introduced by Representatives Kestell, LeMahieu, M. Williams,
Van Roy, Jeskewitz, Hahn, Suder, Owens, Strachota, McCormick, Petrowski,
Krawczyk, Ott, Nass, Gunderson, Ballweg, Lamb, Hines, Bies and Pettis,
cosponsored by Senators A. Lasee, Lassa, Roessler and Lazich. Referred to
Committee on Labor.
1An Act to create
230.06 (1) (m) of the statutes; relating to: requiring criminal
2history background investigations of applicants for certain state government
Analysis by the Legislative Reference Bureau
This bill requires each appointing authority of an agency in the executive
branch of state government to conduct a criminal history background investigation
of an applicant for a position, the duties of which include access to funds
administered by a state agency, before offering that applicant employment in the
For further information see the state fiscal estimate, which will be printed as
an appendix to this bill.
The people of the state of Wisconsin, represented in senate and assembly, do
enact as follows:
AB383, s. 1
230.06 (1) (m) of the statutes is created to read:
(m) Notwithstanding ss. 111.321, 111.322, and 111.325, before 6
offering employment to any individual for a position in state government, the duties
of which include access to funds administered by an agency, conduct a criminal 2
history background investigation of that individual.