January 2014 Special Session
2013 - 2014 LEGISLATURE
ASSEMBLY SUBSTITUTE AMENDMENT 3,
TO 2013 ASSEMBLY BILL 1
February 11, 2014 - Offered by Representative Hulsey.
1An Act to amend
79.15 and 230.12 (1) (b); and to create
16.705 (1s) and 20.505 2
(1) (ch) of the statutes; relating to: payments to public employees affected by
32011 Wisconsin Act 10; increasing the amount of the first-dollar credit;
4transfers to the budget stabilization fund; and base wages paid to state
5employees and individuals providing services to the state pursuant to contract.
The people of the state of Wisconsin, represented in senate and assembly, do
enact as follows:
16.705 (1s) of the statutes is created to read:
(a) In this subsection:
1. "Contractor" means a person who provides services under a contract with the 9
state under this subchapter, either directly or as a subcontractor.
2. "Employee" means an individual who is employed by a contractor to perform 11
work under the contract.
(b) A contractor shall pay an employee for work performed under the contract 2
an hourly base wage that is no less than $11.
20.505 (1) (ch) of the statutes is created to read:
(ch) Payment of moneys to public employees affected by 2011
5Wisconsin Act 10.
A sum sufficient to make the payments under 2013 Wisconsin Act 6
.... (this act), section 9101 (1).
79.15 of the statutes is amended to read:
879.15 Improvements credit.
The total amount paid each year to 9
municipalities from the appropriation account under s. 20.835 (3) (b) for the 10
payments under s. 79.10 (5m) is $75,000,000 in 2009, $145,000,000 in 2010, and 11
$150,000,000 in each year beginning
in 2011 and ending in 2014, and $625,000,000
and in each year thereafter.
230.12 (1) (b) of the statutes is amended to read:
The several separate pay schedules may incorporate 15
different wage and salary administration features. Each schedule shall provide for 16
pay ranges or pay rates and applicable methods and frequency of within range pay 17
adjustments based on such considerations as competitive practice, appropriate 18
principles and techniques of wage and salary administration and determination, 19
elimination of pay inequities based on gender or race, and the needs of the service. 20
Not limited by enumeration, such considerations for establishment of pay rates and 21
ranges and applicable within range pay adjustments may include provisions 22
prevalent in schedules used in other public and private employment, professional or 23
advanced training, recognized expertise, or any other criteria which assures state 24
employee compensation is set on an equitable basis. No pay schedule may include
25a base wage of less than $11 an hour.
Nonstatutory provisions; Administration.
(1) payment of moneys to public employees affected by 2011 Wisconsin Act 10. 3
The department of administration shall calculate the increase in retirement and 4
other benefit contributions for public employees resulting from the enactment of 52011 Wisconsin Act 10
before the effective date of this subsection. No later than 60 6
days after the effective date of this subsection, the department shall pay to each 7
public employee, from the appropriation account under section 20.505 (1) (ch) of the 8
statues, as created by this act, the amount that the employee was required to pay in 9
increased retirement and other benefit contributions for public employees resulting 10
from the enactment of 2011 Wisconsin Act 10
Nonstatutory provisions; State Employment Relations,
12(1) Payment of base wages to state employees.
Any state employee who is paid 13
a base wage of less than $11 an hour on the day before the effective date of this 14
subsection shall immediately have his or her base wage increased to $11 an hour.
(1) Transfer to budget stabilization fund.
Notwithstanding the amounts that 17
are required to be transferred from the general fund to the budget stabilization fund 18
during the 2013-15 fiscal biennium under section 16.518 (3) of the statutes, an 19
amount equal to $106,000,000 shall be transferred from the general fund to the 20
budget stabilization fund during the 2013-14 fiscal year and an amount equal to $0 21
shall be transferred from the general fund to the budget stabilization fund during the 22
2014-15 fiscal year.
Initial applicability; Administration.
1(1m) Living wage in state contracts.
The treatment of section 16.705 (1s) of 2
the statutes first applies to a contract entered into, renewed, modified, or extended 3
on the effective date of this subsection.