WI SB121 | 2021-2022 | Regular Session


Completed Legislative Action
Spectrum: Strong Partisan Bill (Republican 12-1)
Status: Passed on June 23 2021 - 100% progression
Action: 2022-03-10 - Representative Anderson added as a cosponsor
Text: Latest bill text (Chaptered) [PDF]


An Act to renumber and amend 66.0511 (1); to amend 66.0511 (2); and to create 66.0511 (1) (a) of the statutes; Relating to: prohibiting use of choke holds by law enforcement officers in use of force policies. (FE)

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Prohibiting use of choke holds by law enforcement officers in use of force policies. (FE)



2022-03-10SenateRepresentative Anderson added as a cosponsor
2021-06-23SenatePublished 6-23-2021
2021-06-23SenateReport approved by the Governor on 6-22-2021. 2021 Wisconsin Act 48
2021-06-22SenatePresented to the Governor on 6-22-2021
2021-06-17SenateReport correctly enrolled
2021-06-16SenateReceived from Assembly concurred in
2021-06-16HouseOrdered immediately messaged
2021-06-16HouseRead a third time and concurred in
2021-06-16HouseRules suspended
2021-06-16HouseOrdered to a third reading
2021-06-16HouseRead a second time
2021-06-16HouseRules suspended to withdraw from calendar and take up
2021-06-14HouseRead first time and referred to calendar of 6-16-2021
2021-06-10HouseReceived from Senate
2021-06-09SenateOrdered immediately messaged
2021-06-09SenateSenator Carpenter added as a coauthor
2021-06-09SenateRead a third time and passed
2021-06-09SenateRules suspended
2021-06-09SenateOrdered to a third reading
2021-06-09SenateSenate Substitute Amendment 1 adopted
2021-06-09SenateRead a second time
2021-06-04SenatePlaced on calendar 6-9-2021 pursuant to Senate Rule 18(1)
2021-05-28SenateRepresentative Steffen added as a cosponsor
2021-05-26SenateRepresentative Drake added as a cosponsor
2021-05-07SenateAvailable for scheduling
2021-05-07SenateReport passage as amended recommended by Committee on Judiciary and Public Safety, Ayes 6, Noes 1
2021-05-07SenateReport adoption of Senate Substitute Amendment 1 recommended by Committee on Judiciary and Public Safety, Ayes 7, Noes 0
2021-05-06SenateExecutive action taken
2021-05-04SenateSenate Substitute Amendment 1 offered by Senator Wanggaard
2021-04-20SenateRepresentative L. Myers added as a cosponsor
2021-03-18SenatePublic hearing held
2021-02-18SenateRead first time and referred to Committee on Judiciary and Public Safety

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