5.68 (4) The Except as provided in sub. (7), the
cost of compensation of election 6
officials and trainees shall be borne in the manner provided in s. 7.03.
Any municipality that incurs costs to implement the changes to the law 9
affecting absentee voting in residential care facilities under 2013 Wisconsin Act .... 10
(this act) that were not incurred by the municipality prior to implementation of that 11
act may file a claim with the board for reimbursement of those costs. The claim shall 12
be accompanied by appropriate substantiation of all increased costs incurred. The
board shall audit the claim and, if the board finds that the municipality has incurred 2
increased costs that would not have been incurred but for the enactment of 2013 3
Wisconsin Act .... (this act), the board shall reimburse the municipality for those 4
costs. No claim is payable under this subsection unless the claim is filed with the 5
board, together with appropriate substantiation, by the end of the 2nd month 6
beginning after the end of the calendar year in which the costs for implementation 7
of 2013 Wisconsin Act .... (this act) are incurred.".
(bt) Absentee voting in residential care facilities.
A sum sufficient 12
to reimburse municipalities for claims allowed under s. 5.68 (7).".