2021 WISCONSIN ACT 7
An Act relating to: merit pay raises for state public defenders.
The people of the state of Wisconsin, represented in senate and assembly, do enact as follows:
(1) Notwithstanding s. 230.12 (11) (c), from the appropriation under s. 20.550 (1) (a), the public defender board may provide merit-based pay raises under the assistant state public defender pay progression plan under s. 230.12 (11) to increase the base pay of assistant public defenders in fiscal year 2021-22. Notwithstanding s. 230.12 (11) (c), a salary adjustment for an assistant state public defender under this subsection may exceed 10 percent of his or her base pay during a fiscal year.