State Senator Mary Lazich (R-New Berlin) represents parts of four counties: Milwaukee, Waukesha, Racine, and Walworth. Her Senate District 28 includes New Berlin, Franklin, Greendale, Hales Corners, Muskego, Waterford, Big Bend, the town of Vernon and parts of Greenfield, East Troy, and Mukwonago. Senator Lazich has been in the Legislature for more than a decade. She considers herself a tireless crusader for lower taxes, reduced spending and smaller government.
Today Governor Walker signed into law six bills I authored.
Senate Bill 271 clarifies a person may not vote absentee and vote again in person during Election Day.
Senate Bill 397 allows the Wisconsin Department of Motor Vehicles to use black and white rather than color photographs on driver licenses. The black and white photos provide greater security and are more difficult to duplicate.
Senate Bill 398 allows a hearing about an administrative suspension of a driver license to be conducted in person in the county of the offense, by telephone, video conference, or other remote communication mechanism.
Senate Bill 422 changes length limits for combination vehicles on county, town, municipal, and state roads and highways to be consistent with length limits of neighboring states, allowing Wisconsin business to not be at a disadvantage and to compete on a level playing field.
Senate Bill 423 makes Wisconsin’s Commercial Drivers License (CDL) requirements consistent with federal law, eliminating confusion for CDL operators.
Senate Bill 500 provides flexibility by broadening eligibility requirements for members appointed to the Council on Highway Safety.