2021 - 2022 LEGISLATURE
May 14, 2021 - Introduced by Senators Jacque and Stroebel, cosponsored by
Representatives Magnafici, Dittrich, Allen, Armstrong, Brandtjen,
Brooks, Cabral-Guevara, Callahan, Edming, Gundrum, Horlacher, Jagler,
James, Knodl, Kuglitsch, Moses, Plumer, Ramthun, Schraa, Skowronski,
Sortwell, Tauchen, Thiesfeldt, Tittl, Wichgers and Wittke. Referred to
Committee on Health.
1An Act to create
146.85 of the statutes; relating to: prohibiting businesses from
2discriminating against customers due to vaccination record.
Analysis by the Legislative Reference Bureau
This bill prohibits any business or legal entity engaged in any enterprise in the
state from discriminating against any customer, client, or potential customer or
client based on that person's vaccination record.
The people of the state of Wisconsin, represented in senate and assembly, do
enact as follows:
146.85 of the statutes is created to read:
4146.85 Discrimination based on vaccination status prohibited.
person, firm, partnership, corporation, association, or other legal entity, including a 6
nonprofit organization, engaged in any enterprise in this state may discriminate 7
against any customer, client, or potential customer or client based on whether the
person has received any vaccine or is able to show proof of having received any 2