may waive some or all of the certification application requirements and
procedures under s.
for a Wisconsin business that is already
certified by another public-sector agency if the department determines that the
agency's standards for certification and certification procedures are
substantially equivalent to the department's.
In making the determination in sub. (1),
the department shall consider factors that include, but are not limited to, the
(a) The documentation that the
applicant was required to provide to receive certification by the
(b) Whether an on-site
visit was performed.
(c) The length
of time for which certification is effective.
(3) To receive any waivers under this
section, an applicant shall provide the department with documentation showing
the equivalency specified in sub. (1) and addressing the factors specified in
sub. (2), except the documentation for sub. (1) is not required for an
applicant that submits proof of being certified by an agency listed under sub.
(4) The department shall
maintain a list of certification agencies whose certification procedures are
found under sub. (1) to be equivalent to the department's standards.
Wis. Admin. Code Department of Administration § Adm 83.90
CR 06-113: cr. Register
May 2007 No. 617, eff. 6-1-07; correction in (1) made under s.
(b) 7, Stats., Register December 2011 No.