2023-2024 Wisconsin Legislature

Assembly Bill 567

An Act to repeal 5.85 (5), 5.86 and 7.03 (1) (c); to renumber and amend 7.52 (1) (a); to amend 5.05 (12), 5.056, 5.84 (1), 5.84 (2), 5.85 (1), 5.87 (1), 5.91 (17), 6.15 (4) (a), 6.15 (4) (b), 6.29 (2) (am), 6.55 (2) (cs), 6.56 (3m), 6.79 (2) (dm), 6.86 (1) (b), 6.87 (6), 6.88 (1), 6.88 (2), 7.15 (1) (cm), 7.37 (12), 7.51 (1), 7.52 (2), 7.52 (3) (a), 7.52 (4) (a), 7.52 (9) and 54.25 (2) (c) 1. g.; and to create 5.057, 6.88 (4), 7.15 (16), 7.52 (1) (d) to (h), 7.52 (10), 7.52 (11) and 66.0512 of the statutes; Relating to: transmitting and canvassing absentee ballots, use of central counting locations, election night reporting, whistleblower protection for municipal clerks, notifications and verifications concerning citizenship status, court determinations of incompetency and ineligibility to vote, and providing a penalty. (FE)

Status: S - Shared Revenue, Elections and Consumer Protection

Important Actions (newest first)

Date / House Action Journal
12/12/2023 Sen.Public hearing held 
11/7/2023 Asm.Report passage as amended recommended by Committee on Campaigns and Elections, Ayes 8, Noes 0417

History

Date / House Action Journal
10/26/2023 Asm.Introduced by Representatives Tusler, Maxey, Armstrong, Dittrich, Donovan, Kitchens, Michalski, Murphy, O'Connor, Rettinger, Rozar, Schraa and Steffen;
cosponsored by Senator Cabral-Guevara
386
10/26/2023 Asm.Read first time and referred to Committee on Campaigns and Elections386
10/26/2023 Asm.Assembly Amendment 1 offered by Representative Tusler385
10/31/2023 Asm.Public hearing held 
11/6/2023 Asm.Assembly Amendment 2 offered by Representative Krug412
11/6/2023 Asm.Assembly Substitute Amendment 1 offered by Representative Krug412
11/6/2023 Asm.Fiscal estimate received 
11/7/2023 Asm.Executive action taken 
11/7/2023 Asm.Assembly Substitute Amendment 2 offered by Committee on Campaigns and Elections416
11/7/2023 Asm.Report Assembly Substitute Amendment 2 adoption recommended by Committee on Campaigns and Elections, Ayes 8, Noes 0417
11/7/2023 Asm.Report passage as amended recommended by Committee on Campaigns and Elections, Ayes 8, Noes 0417
11/7/2023 Asm.Referred to committee on Rules417
11/7/2023 Asm.Placed on calendar 11-9-2023 by Committee on Rules 
11/8/2023 Asm.Representative Gustafson added as a coauthor438
11/9/2023 Asm.Read a second time449
11/9/2023 Asm.Assembly Substitute Amendment 2 adopted449
11/9/2023 Asm.Ordered to a third reading449
11/9/2023 Asm.Rules suspended449
11/9/2023 Asm.Read a third time and passed449
11/9/2023 Asm.Ordered immediately messaged449
11/10/2023 Sen.Received from Assembly601
11/13/2023 Sen.Senator Spreitzer added as a cosponsor603
11/15/2023 Sen.Read first time and referred to committee on Shared Revenue, Elections and Consumer Protection626
12/12/2023 Sen.Public hearing held 
 
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