2015 - 2016 LEGISLATURE
October 15, 2015 - Introduced by Senators Cowles,
Petrowski, Olsen, Carpenter,
Miller, Bewley, Vinehout, Ringhand, Risser and Wirch, cosponsored by
Representatives Tittl, Krug, Quinn, Spiros, Mason, Milroy, Goyke, Sargent,
Sinicki, Kolste, Spreitzer, Subeck, Billings, Hintz, Pope, C. Taylor and
Berceau. Referred to Committee on Natural Resources and Energy.
1An Act relating to: recycling grants for local governments and making an
Analysis by the Legislative Reference Bureau
This bill increases the appropriation to the Department of Natural Resources
for providing grants to responsible units of local government for certain eligible
recycling expenses by $2,300,000 for fiscal year 2015-16. The budget bill, 2015
Wisconsin Act 55
, decreased this appropriation by $4,000,000 for fiscal year 2015-16
as compared to previous fiscal years.
For further information see the state and local 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:
In the schedule under section 20.005 (3) of the statutes for the appropriation 5
to the department of natural resources under section 20.370 (6) (bu) of the statutes, 6
as affected by the acts of 2015, the dollar amount for fiscal year 2015-16 is increased
by $2,300,000 for providing grants to responsible units under section 287.23 of the 2