2010 Wisconsin Code
Chapter 255. Chronic disease and injuries.
255.05 Cancer control and prevention grants.


255.05 Cancer control and prevention grants.


(1) Definitions. In this section:


(a) "Institution" means any hospital, nursing home, county home, county mental hospital, community-based residential facility or other place licensed or approved by the department under s. 49.70, 49.71, 49.72, 50.02, 50.03, 50.35, 51.08 or 51.09.


(b) "Nonprofit corporation" means a nonstock corporation organized under ch. 181 that is a nonprofit corporation, as defined in s. 181.0103 (17).


(c) "Organization" means a nonprofit corporation or a public agency which proposes to provide services to individuals.


(d) "Public agency" means a county, city, village, town or school district or an agency of this state or of a county, city, village, town or school district.


(2) From the appropriation account under s. 20.435 (1) (cc), the department shall award up to $400,000 in each fiscal year as grants to applying individuals, institutions or organizations for the conduct of projects on cancer control and prevention. Funds shall be awarded on a matching basis, under which, for each grant awarded, the department shall provide 50%, and the grantee 50%, of the total grant funding.


(3) The department shall promulgate rules establishing the criteria and procedures for the awarding of grants for projects under sub. (2).

255.05 - ANNOT.

History: 1987 a. 399; 1989 a. 31; 1991 a. 39; 1993 a. 27 s. 344; Stats. 1993 s. 255.05; 1995 a. 27; 1997 a. 27, 79; 1999 a. 9; 2007 a. 96; 2009 a. 28.

255.05 - ANNOT.

Cross Reference: See also ch. DHS 147, Wis. adm. code.

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