2017 - 2018 LEGISLATURE
ASSEMBLY SUBSTITUTE AMENDMENT 1,
TO SENATE BILL 337
January 23, 2018 - Offered by Representative Hutton.
1An Act to create
16.42 (1) (f), 16.423 and 16.46 (5g) of the statutes;
2submission of base budget review reports by state agencies, the legislature, and
The people of the state of Wisconsin, represented in senate and assembly, do
enact as follows:
16.42 (1) (f) of the statutes is created to read:
(f) The information required under s. 16.423.
16.423 of the statutes is created to read:
716.423 Base budget review reports. (1)
In this section, “state agency" has 8
the meaning given in s. 20.001 (1).
(a) During the 2017-19 fiscal biennium, the secretary shall require that all 10
state agencies submit a report no later than September 15, 2018, and then no later 11
than May 15 in the even-numbered year in every biennium thereafter, that contains 12
the information specified in sub. (3).
(b) Beginning in the 2019-21 fiscal biennium, the secretary shall require that 2
any state agency created after May 15, 2018, submit a report no later than the May 3
15 in the even-numbered year that first occurs after the state agency is created, and 4
then no later than May 15 in the even-numbered year in every biennium thereafter, 5
that contains the information specified in sub. (3).
A report submitted under this section shall contain at least all of the 7
(a) A description of each appropriation of the state agency.
(b) For each appropriation of the state agency, an accounting of all expenditures 10
in every quarter in each of the prior 3 fiscal years.
(c) For each appropriation of the state agency, an analysis of whether the 12
appropriation contributes to the mission of the agency and whether the objectives of 13
the appropriation justify its expenditures.
(d) For each appropriation of the state agency, a determination of the minimum 15
level of funding to achieve its objectives, but not to exceed the prior fiscal year's base 16
funding, and an accounting of its current funding.
(e) A description of the state agency mission or guiding principles. If a state 18
agency does not have an agency mission or guiding principles, the state agency shall 19
adopt an agency mission or guiding principles and describe the mission or principles 20
in the report.
A report filed under this section shall be in a form that is consistent with 22
the form used by a state agency that filed a base budget review report under s. 16.423, 23
16.46 (5g) of the statutes is created to read:
A summary of the information submitted to the department by state 2
agencies under s. 16.423.