2017 - 2018 LEGISLATURE
December 1, 2017 - Introduced by Representatives Considine, Spreitzer, Bowen,
C. Taylor, Genrich, Hesselbein, Pope, Fields, Goyke, Zamarripa, Berceau,
Subeck, Anderson, Billings, Sargent, Shankland, Kolste and Sinicki,
cosponsored by Senators Erpenbach, Wirch, Johnson, Hansen and Vinehout.
Referred to Committee on Corrections.
AB703,1,2 1An Act to create 301.28 (3) of the statutes; relating to: training for newly hired
2correctional officers.
Analysis by the Legislative Reference Bureau
This bill requires the Department of Corrections to ensure that each newly
hired correctional officer receives at least four weeks of on-the-job training.
For further information see the state 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:
AB703,1 3Section 1. 301.28 (3) of the statutes is created to read:
AB703,1,64 301.28 (3) The department shall ensure that each newly hired correctional
5officer receives at least 4 weeks of on-the-job training with an experienced
6correctional officer.
AB703,2 7Section 2. Initial applicability.
1(1) This act first applies to correctional officers hired on the effective date of this
AB703,2,33 (End)