Date of enactment: November 12, 2009
2009 Assembly Bill 8 Date of publication*: November 25, 2009
* Section 991.11, Wisconsin Statutes 2007-08 : 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 amend 125.51 (3) (e) 3.; and to create 125.51 (4) (v) 4. of the statutes; relating to: municipal quotas for retail intoxicating liquor licenses.
The people of the state of Wisconsin, represented in senate and assembly, do enact as follows:
73,1 Section 1. 125.51 (3) (e) 3. of the statutes is amended to read:
125.51 (3) (e) 3. Each municipal governing body shall establish the annual fee for a "Class B" license issued under sub. (4) (v), except that neither the fee for an initial issuance of, nor the annual fee for, a "Class B" license issued under sub. (4) (v) 4. may exceed any fee established under subd. 1. The initial fee may be different from the annual fee to renew the license.
73,2 Section 2. 125.51 (4) (v) 4. of the statutes is created to read:
125.51 (4) (v) 4. A full-service restaurant that has a seating capacity of 75 to 100 persons on the effective date of this subdivision .... [LRB inserts date]; is located in a commercial building; prepares, serves, and sells food to the public; has a separate dining area with permanent fixtures where table service is provided a minimum of 4 nights per week for a minimum of 6 months per year; generates more than 50 percent of total annual sales revenue from food sales; and is located on a golf course in a municipality, in Bayfield County, having a population of at least 400 but not more than 500. For purposes of this subdivision, "golf course" does not include a miniature golf course. No "Class B" license may be issued under this subdivision after the first day of the 4th month beginning after the effective date of this subdivision .... [LRB inserts date]. If a "Class B" license issued under this subdivision is surrendered to the issuing municipality, not renewed, or revoked, the municipality may not reissue the license.