Date of enactment: April 16, 2018
2017 Senate Bill 52   Date of publication*: April 17, 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 amend 938.538 (3) (a) 1. of the statutes; relating to: time limit on a restrictive custody sanction under the Serious Juvenile Offender Program.
The people of the state of Wisconsin, represented in senate and assembly, do enact as follows:
308,1 Section 1. 938.538 (3) (a) 1. of the statutes is amended to read:
938.538 (3) (a) 1. Subject to subd. 1m., placement in a Type 1 juvenile correctional facility or a secured residential care center for children and youth for a period of not more than 3 years.
308,2 Section 2. Initial applicability.
(1) This act first applies to a juvenile placed in the serious juvenile offender program on the effective date of this subsection.