2017 - 2018 LEGISLATURE
March 7, 2018 - Introduced by Senators Wanggaard, Cowles and Marklein,
cosponsored by Representatives Jacque, Allen, Edming, Horlacher,
Sanfelippo and Wichgers. Referred to Committee on Judiciary and Public
SB868,1,2 1An Act to amend 943.10 (1m) (intro.) of the statutes; relating to: entering
2certain places with intent to commit battery and providing a criminal penalty.
Analysis by the Legislative Reference Bureau
Under current law, it is a Class F felony to enter a dwelling or certain other
places with intent to steal or commit a felony therein. Under the bill, it is a Class
F felony to enter one of those places with the intent to commit battery, regardless of
whether the battery was a misdemeanor or felony battery.
The people of the state of Wisconsin, represented in senate and assembly, do
enact as follows:
SB868,1 3Section 1. 943.10 (1m) (intro.) of the statutes is amended to read:
SB868,1,74 943.10 (1m) (intro.) Whoever intentionally enters any of the following places
5without the consent of the person in lawful possession and with intent to steal or
6commit a felony or a violation of s. 940.19 (1) or 940.195 (1) in such place is guilty of
7a Class F felony:
SB868,1,88 (End)