Date of enactment: March 4, 2022
2021 Senate Bill 298   Date of publication*: March 5, 2022
* 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 amend 97.30 (5) of the statutes; relating to: allowing dogs on the premises of certain retail food establishments.
The people of the state of Wisconsin, represented in senate and assembly, do enact as follows:
143,1 Section 1. 97.30 (5) of the statutes is amended to read:
97.30 (5) Rule making. The department may promulgate rules to establish the fees required under sub. (3) or to govern the operation of retail food establishments. Rules may include standards for the construction and maintenance of facilities; the design, installation, cleaning and maintenance of equipment and utensils; personnel sanitation; food handling, display and storage; and food sources and food labeling. No rule promulgated under this subsection may prohibit dogs from the premises of a retail food establishment that sells only previously packaged food.