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111.81(15m) (15m) "Program assistant" or "project assistant" means a graduate student enrolled in the University of Wisconsin System who is assigned to conduct research, training, administrative responsibilities or other academic or academic support projects or programs, except regular preparation of instructional materials for courses or manual or clerical assignments, under the supervision of a member of the faculty or academic staff, as defined in s. 36.05 (1) or (8), primarily for the benefit of the university, faculty or academic staff supervisor or a granting agency. "Project assistant" or "program assistant" does not include a graduate student who does work which is primarily for the benefit of the student's own learning and research and which is independent or self-directed.
111.81(15r) (15r) "Public safety employee" means any individual under s. 40.02 (48) (am) 7. or 8.
111.81(16) (16) "Referendum" means a proceeding conducted by the commission in which public safety employees in a collective bargaining unit may cast a secret ballot on the question of directing the labor organization and the employer to enter into a fair-share or maintenance of membership agreement or to terminate such an agreement.
111.81(17) (17) "Representative" includes any person chosen by an employee to represent the employee.
111.81(17m) (17m) "Research assistant" means a graduate student enrolled in the University of Wisconsin System who is receiving a stipend to conduct research that is primarily for the benefit of the student's own learning and research and which is independent or self-directed, but does not include students provided fellowships, scholarships, or traineeships which are distributed through other titles such as advanced opportunity fellow, fellow, scholar, or trainee, and does not include students with either an F-1 or a J-1 visa issued by the federal department of state.
111.81(18) (18) "Strike" includes any strike or other concerted stoppage of work by employees, and any concerted slowdown or other concerted interruption of operations or services by employees, or any concerted refusal to work or perform their usual duties as employees of the state.
111.81(19) (19) "Supervisor" means any individual whose principal work is different from that of the individual's subordinates and who has authority, in the interest of the employer, to hire, transfer, suspend, layoff, recall, promote, discharge, assign, reward or discipline employees, or to adjust their grievances, or to authoritatively recommend such action, if the individual's exercise of such authority is not of a merely routine or clerical nature, but requires the use of independent judgment.
111.81(19m) (19m) "Teaching assistant" means a graduate student enrolled in the University of Wisconsin System who is regularly assigned teaching and related responsibilities, other than manual or clerical responsibilities, under the supervision of a member of the faculty as defined in s. 36.05 (8).
111.81(20) (20) "Unfair labor practice" means any unfair labor practice specified in s. 111.84.
111.815 111.815 Duties of state.
111.815(1)(1) In the furtherance of this subchapter, the state shall be considered as a single employer and employment relations policies and practices throughout the state service shall be as consistent as practicable. The office shall negotiate and administer collective bargaining agreements. To coordinate the employer position in the negotiation of agreements, the office shall maintain close liaison with the legislature relative to the negotiation of agreements and the fiscal ramifications of those agreements. Except with respect to the collective bargaining unit specified in s. 111.825 (2) (f), the office is responsible for the employer functions of the executive branch under this subchapter, and shall coordinate its collective bargaining activities with operating state agencies on matters of agency concern. The legislative branch shall act upon those portions of tentative agreements negotiated by the office that require legislative action. With respect to the collective bargaining unit specified in s. 111.825 (2) (f), the governing board of the charter school established by contract under s. 118.40 (2r) (cm) is responsible for the employer functions under this subchapter.
111.815 Note NOTE: Sub. (1) is affected by 2011 Wis. Acts 10 and 32, as affected by 2013 Wis. Act 20, ss. 2365m and 9448, and 2013 Wis. Act 166 effective7-1-15 to read:
Effective date text (1) In the furtherance of this subchapter, the state shall be considered as a single employer and employment relations policies and practices throughout the state service shall be as consistent as practicable. The office shall negotiate and administer collective bargaining agreements. To coordinate the employer position in the negotiation of agreements, the office shall maintain close liaison with the legislature relative to the negotiation of agreements and the fiscal ramifications of those agreements. Except with respect to the collective bargaining units specified in s. 111.825 (1r) and (1t), the office is responsible for the employer functions of the executive branch under this subchapter, and shall coordinate its collective bargaining activities with operating state agencies on matters of agency concern. The legislative branch shall act upon those portions of tentative agreements negotiated by the office that require legislative action. With respect to the collective bargaining units specified in s. 111.825 (1r), the Board of Regents of the University of Wisconsin System is responsible for the employer functions under this subchapter. With respect to the collective bargaining units specified in s. 111.825 (1t), the chancellor of the University of Wisconsin-Madison is responsible for the employer functions under this subchapter. With respect to the collective bargaining unit specified in s. 111.825 (1r) (ef), the governing board of the charter school established by contract under s. 118.40 (2r) (cm) is responsible for the employer functions under this subchapter.
111.815(2) (2) The director of the office shall, together with the appointing authorities or their representatives, represent the state in its responsibility as an employer under this subchapter except with respect to negotiations in the collective bargaining unit specified in s. 111.825 (2) (f). The director of the office shall establish and maintain, wherever practicable, consistent employment relations policies and practices throughout the state service.
111.815 Note NOTE: Sub. (2) is affected by 2011 Wis. Acts 10 and 32, as affected by 2013 Wis. Act 20, ss. 2365m and 9448, and 2013 Wis. Act 166 effective 7-1-15 to read:
Effective date text (2) The director of the office shall, together with the appointing authorities or their representatives, represent the state in its responsibility as an employer under this subchapter except with respect to negotiations in the collective bargaining units specified in s. 111.825 (1r) and (1t). The director of the office shall establish and maintain, wherever practicable, consistent employment relations policies and practices throughout the state service.
111.815(3) (3) With regard to collective bargaining activities involving employees who are assistant district attorneys, the director of the office shall maintain close liaison with the secretary of administration.
111.82 111.82 Rights of employees. Employees have the right of self-organization and the right to form, join, or assist labor organizations, to bargain collectively through representatives of their own choosing under this subchapter, and to engage in lawful, concerted activities for the purpose of collective bargaining or other mutual aid or protection. Employees also have the right to refrain from any or all of such activities. A general employee has the right to refrain from paying dues while remaining a member of a collective bargaining unit.
111.82 History History: 1971 c. 270; 1995 a. 27; 2011 a. 10.
111.825 111.825 Collective bargaining units.
111.825(1) (1) It is the legislative intent that in order to foster meaningful collective bargaining, units must be structured in such a way as to avoid excessive fragmentation whenever possible. In accordance with this policy, collective bargaining units for employees in the classified service of the state are structured on a statewide basis with one collective bargaining unit for each of the following occupational groups:
111.825(1)(a) (a) Administrative support.
111.825(1)(b) (b) Blue collar and nonbuilding trades.
111.825(1)(c) (c) Building trades crafts.
111.825(1)(cm) (cm) Law enforcement.
111.825(1)(d) (d) Security and public safety.
111.825(1)(e) (e) Technical.
111.825(1)(f) (f) Professional:
111.825(1)(f)1. 1. Fiscal and staff services.
111.825(1)(f)2. 2. Research, statistics and analysis.
111.825(1)(f)3. 3. Legal.
111.825(1)(f)4. 4. Patient treatment.
111.825(1)(f)5. 5. Patient care.
111.825(1)(f)6. 6. Social services.
111.825(1)(f)7. 7. Education.
111.825(1)(f)8. 8. Engineering.
111.825(1)(f)9. 9. Science.
111.825(1)(g) (g) Public safety employees.
111.825(1r) (1r) Except as provided in sub. (2), collective bargaining units for employees who are employed by the University of Wisconsin System, other than employees who are assigned to the University of Wisconsin-Madison, are structured with one collective bargaining unit for each of the following occupational groups:
111.825(1r)(a) (a) Administrative support.
111.825(1r)(b) (b) Blue collar and nonbuilding trades.
111.825(1r)(c) (c) Building trades crafts.
111.825(1r)(cm) (cm) Law enforcement.
111.825(1r)(d) (d) Security and public safety.
111.825(1r)(e) (e) Technical.
111.825(1r)(eb) (eb) The program, project and teaching assistants of the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee.
Effective date note NOTE: Par. (eb) is shown as renumbered from sub. (2) (b) eff. 7-1-15 by 2011 Wis. Act 32, as affected by 2013 Wis. Act 20, ss. 2365m and 9448.
111.825(1r)(ec) (ec) The program, project and teaching assistants of the Universities of Wisconsin-Eau Claire, Green Bay, La Crosse, Oshkosh, Parkside, Platteville, River Falls, Stevens Point, Stout, Superior and Whitewater.
Effective date note NOTE: Par. (ec) is shown as renumbered from sub. (2) (c) eff. 7-1-15 by 2011 Wis. Act 32, as affected by 2013 Wis. Act 20, ss. 2365m and 9448.
111.825(1r)(ef) (ef) Instructional staff employed by the board of regents of the University of Wisconsin System who provide services for a charter school established by contract under s. 118.40 (2r) (cm).
Effective date note NOTE: Par. (ef) is shown as renumbered from sub. (2) (f) eff. 7-1-15 by 2011 Wis. Act 32, as affected by 2013 Wis. Act 20, ss. 2365m and 9448.
111.825(1r)(eh) (eh) Research assistants of the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee.
Effective date note NOTE: Par. (eh) is shown as renumbered from sub. (2) (h) eff. 7-1-15 by 2011 Wis. Act 32, as affected by 2013 Wis. Act 20, ss. 2365m and 9448.
111.825(1r)(ei) (ei) Research assistants of the Universities of Wisconsin-Eau Claire, Green Bay, La Crosse, Oshkosh, Parkside, Platteville, River Falls, Stevens Point, Stout, Superior, and Whitewater.
Effective date note NOTE: Par. (ei) is shown as renumbered from sub. (2) (i) eff. 7-1-15 by 2011 Wis. Act 32, as affected by 2013 Wis. Act 20, ss. 2365m and 9448.
111.825(1r)(em) (em) The program, project, and teaching assistants of the University of Wisconsin-Extension.
Effective date note NOTE: Par. (em) is shown as renumbered from sub. (2) (a), in part, and amended, eff. 7-1-15 by 2011 Wis. Act 32, as affected by 2013 Wis. Act 20, ss. 2365m and 9448.
111.825(1r)(er) (er) Research assistants of the University of Wisconsin-Extension.
Effective date note NOTE: Par. (er) is shown as renumbered from sub. (2) (g), in part, and amended, eff. 7-1-15 by 2011 Wis. Act 32, as affected by 2013 Wis. Act 20, ss. 2365m and 9448.
111.825(1r)(f) (f) Professional:
111.825(1r)(f)1. 1. Fiscal and staff services.
111.825(1r)(f)2. 2. Research, statistics, and analysis.
111.825(1r)(f)3. 3. Legal.
111.825(1r)(f)4. 4. Patient treatment.
111.825(1r)(f)5. 5. Patient care.
111.825(1r)(f)6. 6. Social services.
111.825(1r)(f)7. 7. Education.
111.825(1r)(f)8. 8. Engineering.
111.825(1r)(f)9. 9. Science.
Effective date note NOTE: Except as noted above, sub. (1r) is created eff. 7-1-15 by 2011 Wis. Act 32, as affected by 2013 Wis. Act 20, ss. 2365m and 9448.
111.825(1t) (1t) Except as provided in sub. (2), collective bargaining units for employees employed by the University of Wisconsin System and assigned to the University of Wisconsin-Madison are structured with one collective bargaining unit for each of the following occupational groups:
111.825(1t)(a) (a) Administrative support.
111.825(1t)(b) (b) Blue collar and nonbuilding trades.
111.825(1t)(c) (c) Building trades crafts.
111.825(1t)(cm) (cm) Law enforcement.
111.825(1t)(d) (d) Security and public safety.
111.825(1t)(e) (e) Technical.
111.825(1t)(em) (em) The program, project, and teaching assistants of the University of Wisconsin-Madison.
Effective date note NOTE: Par. (em) is shown as renumbered from sub. (2) (a), in part, and amended, eff. 7-1-15 by 2011 Wis. Act 32, as affected by 2013 Wis. Act 20, ss. 2365m and 9448.
111.825(1t)(er) (er) Research assistants of the University of Wisconsin-Madison.
Effective date note NOTE: Par. (er) is shown as renumbered from sub. (2) (g), in part, and amended, eff. 7-1-15 by 2011 Wis. Act 32, as affected by 2013 Wis. Act 20, ss. 2365m and 9448.
111.825(1t)(f) (f) Professional:
111.825(1t)(f)1. 1. Fiscal and staff services.
111.825(1t)(f)2. 2. Research, statistics, and analysis.
111.825(1t)(f)3. 3. Legal.
111.825(1t)(f)4. 4. Patient treatment.
111.825(1t)(f)5. 5. Patient care.
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2011-12 Wisconsin Statutes updated though 2013 Wis. Act 200 and all Supreme Court Orders entered before April 11, 2014. Published and certified under s. 35.18. Changes effective after April 11, 2014 are designated by NOTES. (Published 4-11-14)