Date of enactment: March 11, 2022
2021 Senate Bill 506   Date of publication*: March 12, 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 23.33 (11) (am) 1.; and to create 349.11 (11) of the statutes; relating to: authorizing posting of speed limits applicable to all-terrain vehicles and utility terrain vehicles.
The people of the state of Wisconsin, represented in senate and assembly, do enact as follows:
164,1 Section 1. 23.33 (11) (am) 1. of the statutes is amended to read:
23.33 (11) (am) 1. Any county, town, city, or village may enact an ordinance that is in strict conformity with this section and rules promulgated by the department under this section if the ordinance encompasses all aspects encompassed by this section, except as provided in subds. 2., 3., and 4. and s. 349.11 (11).
164,2 Section 2. 349.11 (11) of the statutes is created to read:
349.11 (11) Notwithstanding any speed limits imposed under this section or under s. 346.57, if a local authority designates a highway under its jurisdiction as an all-terrain vehicle route under s. 23.33 (8) (b), the local authority may post a speed limit, applicable only to all-terrain vehicles and utility terrain vehicles, as defined under s. 23.33 (1) (ng), that is lower than the speed limit imposed under this section or under s. 346.57.