Date of enactment: April 4, 2018
2017 Assembly Bill 779   Date of publication*: April 5, 2018
* Section 991.11, Wisconsin Statutes: 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."
An Act to create 20.435 (1) (fe) and 46.94 of the statutes; relating to: grant to organization to provide referrals to community-based services and making an appropriation.
The people of the state of Wisconsin, represented in senate and assembly, do enact as follows:
250,1 Section 1. 20.005 (3) (schedule) of the statutes: at the appropriate place, insert the following amounts for the purposes indicated: - See PDF for table PDF
250,2 Section 2. 20.435 (1) (fe) of the statutes is created to read:
20.435 (1) (fe) Referral system for community-based services. The amounts in the schedule for grants to a nonprofit organization for a referral system for community-based services under s. 46.94.
250,3 Section 3. 46.94 of the statutes is created to read:
46.94 Referral system for community-based services. From the appropriation under s. 20.435 (1) (fe), the department shall provide grants to a nonprofit organization to operate a statewide Internet site and telephone-based system to provide information on and referrals to community-based services, advocacy in accessing services, connection to crisis intervention, and follow-up contact. As a condition of receiving a grant under this section, the nonprofit organization shall agree to allocate moneys for promoting and marketing the system to make the public aware of its existence and purposes.