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Sex offenders are subject to numerous requirements and restrictions. The restrictions include sex offender registry reporting, residency restrictions, physical location restrictions, occupational restrictions, and behavioral restrictions. 16 however, wisconsin does not have a sex offender residency restriction statute. Instead, wisconsin municipalities are allowed and commonly do enact sex offender residency restriction ordinances. 17 grandfather exception in villages ordinance was to the person and not the residence. The wisconsin department of corrections sex offender registry was established in june 1997 due to the enactment of wisconsin act 440 - wisconsin statutes 301. This law requires registration of individuals who have been convicted of certain sexual offenses. the following table was extracted from a 2018 study entitled, sex offender residence restrictions and sex crimes against children a comprehensive review by joanne savage and casey windsor. It is a useful resource to determine which states have a sex offender residency restriction (sorr) and against who they apply. Wisconsin sexual offense laws a list of state of wisconsin and federal laws, rules, and related background. Sex offender supervision and rules a list of wisconsin department of corrections standard supervision rules specifically for sex offenders. Wisconsin registration laws information about the sex offender laws in more laymans terms then many sites. Wisconsin statutes, so long as the person is subject to supervised release under chapter 980, wisconsin statutes, the person is residing where he or she is ordered to reside under section 980. Residency restriction laws are a fairly new method some jurisdictions are using in an attempt to curb the actions of sex offenders. Alabama passed the first residency restriction law in 1996 as part of the states community notification act. It prohibited child molesters from living within 1,000 feet of a school. Wisconsin came close to changing a rule that often leaves people on sex offense registries homeless republicans are leading an effort to get rid of blanket restrictions on where some people with sex-offense records can live. Joel kleefisch, r-oconomowoc, tried, and failed, to enact a statewide law regulating sex offender residency. Wisconsin senate passes residence restrictions for sex offenders posted 1141 am, february 16, 2016, by ap wire service , updated at 0903pm, february 16, 2016 facebook.