The reporting of bridge inspections shall be as follows:
(1) Bridges for which the department has
inspection responsibility shall be reported for maintenance purposes for the
year in which they were inspected. The department personnel responsible for
these bridge inspections shall submit the inspection reports for updating the
statewide bridge file to the appropriate department official or officials by
January 15 of the appropriate year.
(2) Each authority having jurisdiction over a
bridge for which the department has no inspection responsibility shall report
the results of all its bridge inspections to the county highway commissioner of
the county in which the authority is located by January 1 of each odd
(a) Each county highway commissioner shall
report the results of all non-state maintained bridge inspections in his or her
county to the appropriate department official or officials.
(b) Except as provided in par. (c), paper
reports for all local bridges that are not a department responsibility shall be
submitted to the department by January 15 of each odd year.
(c) In lieu of par. (b), electronic reports
in a form acceptable to the department may be submitted to the department by
February 1 of each odd year.
(4) The department shall inform the county
highway commissioners of revisions to the file data generated by the reports
for bridges in their county as soon as practicable after the department's
receipt of the reports generating the file data revisions.
(5) After February 1 of each odd year, the
department shall compile a list of any local governments which have not
submitted the reports required by subs. (2) and (3) and shall submit this list
to the senate and the assembly committees concerned with transportation
Wis. Admin. Code Department of Transportation § Trans 212.11
Cr. Register, February,
1982, No. 314, eff. 3-1-82; am. (1), Register, July, 1992, No. 439, eff.
8-1-92; am. (1) and (3), Register, July, 1999, No. 523, eff.