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230.15

230.15 Appointments, promotions, changes in classified service.

230.15(1)

(1) Subject to the restriction under s. 230.143, appointments to, and promotions in, the classified service shall be made only according to merit and fitness, which shall be ascertained so far as practicable by competitive examination. The administrator may waive competitive examination for appointments made under subs. (1m) and (2) and shall waive competitive examination for appointments made under sub. (2m).

230.15(1m)

(1m)

230.15(1m)(a)

(a) Whenever the state becomes responsible for a function previously administered by another governmental agency or a quasi-public or private enterprise, or when positions in the unclassified service, excluding employees of the legislature, are determined to be more appropriately included in the classified service, the affected positions shall be included in the classified service.

230.15(1m)(b)

(b) Whenever a position is included in the classified service under par. (a), the director shall determine all of the following:

230.15(1m)(b)1.

1. The classification of the position.

230.15(1m)(b)2.

2. If the incumbent employee is certified under par. (c), the pay, employee benefits and status under s. 230.35 appropriate for the employee.

230.15(1m)(c)

(c)

230.15(1m)(c)1.

1. Whenever a position is included in the classified service under par. (a), the administrator may waive the requirement for competitive examination under sub. (1) with respect to the position and certify the incumbent employee for appointment to the position in accordance with subd. 2.

230.15(1m)(c)2.

2. The administrator may certify an incumbent employee as eligible for appointment under subd. 1. if the administrator determines on the basis of sound personnel management practices that the incumbent is qualified for the position included in the classified service.

230.15(1m)(c)3.

3. If an employee is appointed after being certified under subd. 2., the administrator shall determine the employee's probationary status under s. 230.28, except that the employee shall receive credit toward his or her probationary period for the time that the employee had been employed in the position immediately prior to appointment.

230.15(2)

(2) If a vacancy occurs in a position in the classified service when peculiar and exceptional qualifications of a scientific, professional, or educational character are required, and if presented with satisfactory evidence that for specified reasons competition in such special cases is impracticable, and that the position can best be filled by the selection of some designated person of high and recognized attainments in such qualities, the administrator may waive competition requirements unless the vacancy is to be filled by promotion.

230.15(2m)

(2m) If a vacancy occurs in a position in the classified service and the administrator is notified by an appointing authority that the position is to be filled by a disabled veteran under s. 230.275, the administrator shall waive all competition requirements for filling the position.

230.15(3)

(3) No person shall be appointed, transferred, removed, reinstated, restored, promoted or reduced in the classified service in any manner or by any means, except as provided in this subchapter.

230.15 - ANNOT.

History: 1971 c. 270 ss. 23, 46; Stats. 1971 s. 16.11; 1973 c. 90; 1977 c. 196 ss. 39, 131; Stats. 1977 s. 230.15; 1981 c. 140; 1983 a. 27; 1989 a. 31; 1993 a. 12; 1997 a. 307; 2001 a. 16; 2003 a. 33.

State Codes and Statutes

Statutes > Wisconsin > 230 > 230.15

230.15

230.15 Appointments, promotions, changes in classified service.

230.15(1)

(1) Subject to the restriction under s. 230.143, appointments to, and promotions in, the classified service shall be made only according to merit and fitness, which shall be ascertained so far as practicable by competitive examination. The administrator may waive competitive examination for appointments made under subs. (1m) and (2) and shall waive competitive examination for appointments made under sub. (2m).

230.15(1m)

(1m)

230.15(1m)(a)

(a) Whenever the state becomes responsible for a function previously administered by another governmental agency or a quasi-public or private enterprise, or when positions in the unclassified service, excluding employees of the legislature, are determined to be more appropriately included in the classified service, the affected positions shall be included in the classified service.

230.15(1m)(b)

(b) Whenever a position is included in the classified service under par. (a), the director shall determine all of the following:

230.15(1m)(b)1.

1. The classification of the position.

230.15(1m)(b)2.

2. If the incumbent employee is certified under par. (c), the pay, employee benefits and status under s. 230.35 appropriate for the employee.

230.15(1m)(c)

(c)

230.15(1m)(c)1.

1. Whenever a position is included in the classified service under par. (a), the administrator may waive the requirement for competitive examination under sub. (1) with respect to the position and certify the incumbent employee for appointment to the position in accordance with subd. 2.

230.15(1m)(c)2.

2. The administrator may certify an incumbent employee as eligible for appointment under subd. 1. if the administrator determines on the basis of sound personnel management practices that the incumbent is qualified for the position included in the classified service.

230.15(1m)(c)3.

3. If an employee is appointed after being certified under subd. 2., the administrator shall determine the employee's probationary status under s. 230.28, except that the employee shall receive credit toward his or her probationary period for the time that the employee had been employed in the position immediately prior to appointment.

230.15(2)

(2) If a vacancy occurs in a position in the classified service when peculiar and exceptional qualifications of a scientific, professional, or educational character are required, and if presented with satisfactory evidence that for specified reasons competition in such special cases is impracticable, and that the position can best be filled by the selection of some designated person of high and recognized attainments in such qualities, the administrator may waive competition requirements unless the vacancy is to be filled by promotion.

230.15(2m)

(2m) If a vacancy occurs in a position in the classified service and the administrator is notified by an appointing authority that the position is to be filled by a disabled veteran under s. 230.275, the administrator shall waive all competition requirements for filling the position.

230.15(3)

(3) No person shall be appointed, transferred, removed, reinstated, restored, promoted or reduced in the classified service in any manner or by any means, except as provided in this subchapter.

230.15 - ANNOT.

History: 1971 c. 270 ss. 23, 46; Stats. 1971 s. 16.11; 1973 c. 90; 1977 c. 196 ss. 39, 131; Stats. 1977 s. 230.15; 1981 c. 140; 1983 a. 27; 1989 a. 31; 1993 a. 12; 1997 a. 307; 2001 a. 16; 2003 a. 33.

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Statutes > Wisconsin > 230 > 230.15

230.15

230.15 Appointments, promotions, changes in classified service.

230.15(1)

(1) Subject to the restriction under s. 230.143, appointments to, and promotions in, the classified service shall be made only according to merit and fitness, which shall be ascertained so far as practicable by competitive examination. The administrator may waive competitive examination for appointments made under subs. (1m) and (2) and shall waive competitive examination for appointments made under sub. (2m).

230.15(1m)

(1m)

230.15(1m)(a)

(a) Whenever the state becomes responsible for a function previously administered by another governmental agency or a quasi-public or private enterprise, or when positions in the unclassified service, excluding employees of the legislature, are determined to be more appropriately included in the classified service, the affected positions shall be included in the classified service.

230.15(1m)(b)

(b) Whenever a position is included in the classified service under par. (a), the director shall determine all of the following:

230.15(1m)(b)1.

1. The classification of the position.

230.15(1m)(b)2.

2. If the incumbent employee is certified under par. (c), the pay, employee benefits and status under s. 230.35 appropriate for the employee.

230.15(1m)(c)

(c)

230.15(1m)(c)1.

1. Whenever a position is included in the classified service under par. (a), the administrator may waive the requirement for competitive examination under sub. (1) with respect to the position and certify the incumbent employee for appointment to the position in accordance with subd. 2.

230.15(1m)(c)2.

2. The administrator may certify an incumbent employee as eligible for appointment under subd. 1. if the administrator determines on the basis of sound personnel management practices that the incumbent is qualified for the position included in the classified service.

230.15(1m)(c)3.

3. If an employee is appointed after being certified under subd. 2., the administrator shall determine the employee's probationary status under s. 230.28, except that the employee shall receive credit toward his or her probationary period for the time that the employee had been employed in the position immediately prior to appointment.

230.15(2)

(2) If a vacancy occurs in a position in the classified service when peculiar and exceptional qualifications of a scientific, professional, or educational character are required, and if presented with satisfactory evidence that for specified reasons competition in such special cases is impracticable, and that the position can best be filled by the selection of some designated person of high and recognized attainments in such qualities, the administrator may waive competition requirements unless the vacancy is to be filled by promotion.

230.15(2m)

(2m) If a vacancy occurs in a position in the classified service and the administrator is notified by an appointing authority that the position is to be filled by a disabled veteran under s. 230.275, the administrator shall waive all competition requirements for filling the position.

230.15(3)

(3) No person shall be appointed, transferred, removed, reinstated, restored, promoted or reduced in the classified service in any manner or by any means, except as provided in this subchapter.

230.15 - ANNOT.

History: 1971 c. 270 ss. 23, 46; Stats. 1971 s. 16.11; 1973 c. 90; 1977 c. 196 ss. 39, 131; Stats. 1977 s. 230.15; 1981 c. 140; 1983 a. 27; 1989 a. 31; 1993 a. 12; 1997 a. 307; 2001 a. 16; 2003 a. 33.

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