Date of enactment: March 3, 2020
2019 Senate Bill 685   Date of publication*: March 4, 2020
* 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 create 97.25 (3m) of the statutes; relating to: using milk producer affidavits to substantiate claims that a dairy product is free of synthetic bovine growth hormone.
The people of the state of Wisconsin, represented in senate and assembly, do enact as follows:
153,1 Section 1. 97.25 (3m) of the statutes is created to read:
97.25 (3m) Duration of milk producer affidavits. (a) In this subsection, “milk producer affidavit” means a written, sworn, and notarized statement signed by a milk producer that certifies to the person receiving the affidavit that the milk producer does not use synthetic bovine growth hormone in the production of milk delivered to the person.
(b) The department may not promulgate a rule under sub. (3) that limits the duration that a milk producer affidavit may be used to substantiate a claim that a dairy product contains no synthetic bovine growth hormone or is made from milk produced without the use of synthetic bovine growth hormone.