2017 - 2018 LEGISLATURE
December 1, 2017 - Introduced by Representatives Considine, 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
1An Act to create
302.075 of the statutes; relating to: staff required to be on duty
Analysis by the Legislative Reference Bureau
Under this bill, a warden or superintendent of each prison must ensure that,
at that prison, at least one guard tower staff person is on duty in the guard tower and
one perimeter staff person is on duty at all times.
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:
302.075 of the statutes is created to read:
4302.075 Certain staff required.
The warden or superintendent of each 5
prison shall ensure that, if the prison has a guard tower, at least one guard tower staff 6
person is on duty in the guard tower at all times and that one perimeter staff person 7
is on duty at all times. If a warden or superintendent violates a requirement under
this section, the warden or superintendent shall submit a report to the joint 2
committee on finance.