Date of enactment: November 5, 2021
2021 Assembly Bill 132   Date of publication*: November 6, 2021
* 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 252.04 (3m) of the statutes; relating to: immunization-related mail.
The people of the state of Wisconsin, represented in senate and assembly, do enact as follows:
81,1 Section 1 . 252.04 (3m) of the statutes is created to read:
252.04 (3m) Any government entity; public or private elementary, middle, junior high, or senior high school; childcare center or nursery school; or health care provider, as defined in s. 146.81 (1), that sends a piece of mail containing information that could disclose another person's immunization status, including immunization reminders sent by U.S. mail, shall ensure that any information that could disclose a person's immunization status or otherwise allow someone to infer a person's immunization status is enclosed and sealed within the piece of mail and that no such information is visible on the outside of the piece of mail.