Wisconsin Administrative Code
(Jus) - Department of Justice
Jus 18 - Certification Of Former Federal Law Enforcement Officers
Jus 18.07 - Changes, updates, replacements, or renewals of certification cards

Universal Citation: WI Admin Code § Jus 18.07

§ Jus 18.07. Changes, updates, replacements, or renewals of certification cards

(1) CHANGE OF ADDRESS. Any individual who holds a concealed carry certification card under this chapter shall provide the department with written notification of any change in his or her address on a form provided by the department within 30 days of the address change. Upon receiving such notice, the department shall update its records with the new information. At the request of the individual whose address has changed, the department shall issue the individual a new certification card containing the new address.

Note: The mailing address for the department is Wisconsin Department of Justice, Attention: Firearms Unit, Post Office Box 7130, Madison, WI, 53707-7130.

(2) NAME CHANGE. No later than 30 days after legally changing his or her name, an individual who holds a concealed carry certification card under this chapter shall provide the department with written notification of the name change on a form provided by the department and shall apply for a new certification card under the new name. The new application shall satisfy the requirements of s. Jus 18.04 and shall be processed by the department as a new application under that section. In the course of processing the new application, if the department determines that the individual is prohibited under federal law from possessing a firearm, the department shall revoke the individual's previous certification card under s. Jus 18.06(1). If an individual receives a new certification card from the department under this section, the individual shall immediately deliver his or her previous certification card to the department either personally or by certified mail.

Note: The mailing address for the department is Wisconsin Department of Justice, Attention: Firearms Unit, Post Office Box 7130, Madison, WI, 53707-7130.

(3) LOST OR DESTROYED CERTIFICATION CARD. Upon the request of the person to whom a valid certification card has been issued, the department may replace a certification card that has been lost, destroyed, or has become unreadable or unusable.

Note: The mailing address for the department is Wisconsin Department of Justice, Attention: Firearms Unit, Post Office Box 7130, Madison, WI, 53707-7130.

(4) CERTIFICATION CARD RENEWAL. Unless revoked, a certification card issued to a former federal law enforcement officer is valid for 12 months from the date on which the applicant was found to meet the applicable firearms qualification standards under s. Jus 18.05. Pursuant to s. 175.49(5), Stats., a former federal law enforcement officer may request the department to renew a certification card, provided that the request is received by the department before the certification card expires. A renewal request shall be accompanied by acceptable proof of firearms qualification, as provided in s. Jus 18.05. If the renewal request is timely, the department shall conduct a background check pursuant to s. 175.49(3) (b)4, Stats., for the purpose of determining whether the applicant is prohibited under federal law from possessing a firearm and shall also review the proof of firearms qualification submitted by the applicant for compliance with the requirements of s. 175.49(3) (b)5, Stats., and s. Jus 18.05. If the renewal request is timely and the department verifies that the requestor meets the requirements of s. 175.49(3) (b) 4 to 5., Stats., and s. Jus 18.05, the department shall renew the certification card for a period of twelve months from the most recent date on which the requestor has been found to meet the applicable firearms qualification standards under s. Jus 18.05. If the renewal request is not timely or the department is unable to verify that the requestor meets the requirement of s. 175.49(3) (b) 4 or 5., Stats., or s. Jus 18.05, the department shall proceed using the notification procedure set forth in s. Jus 18.04(2).

Note: The mailing address for the department is Wisconsin Department of Justice, Attention: Firearms Unit, Post Office Box 7130, Madison, WI, 53707-7130.

(5) FEES.

(a) For any certification card issued under this section, the department shall charge the renewal or replacement fee provided in s. Jus 18.10(3).

(b) For any background check conducted under this section, the department shall charge the background check fee provided in s. Jus 18.10(2).

(CR 12-030: cr. Register May 2013 No. 689, eff. 6-1-13.)
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