2001 - 2002 LEGISLATURE
January 16, 2001 - Introduced by Representatives Sherman, Musser, M. Lehman,
Hahn, J. Lehman, Hebl, Powers, Plouff and Seratti. Referred to Committee
on Campaigns and Elections.
1An Act to amend
66.0501 (4) of the statutes; relating to: compatible offices and
2positions for city, village, and town elective officeholders.
Analysis by the Legislative Reference Bureau
Under current law, a volunteer fire fighter, emergency medical technician, or
first responder in a city, village, or town whose annual compensation, including
fringe benefits, does not exceed $2,500 may also hold elected office in that city,
village, or town. This bill increases the annual compensation limit to $15,000.
For further information see the local fiscal estimate, which will be printed as
an appendix to this bill.
The people of the state of Wisconsin, represented in senate and assembly, do
enact as follows:
AB13, s. 1
66.0501 (4) of the statutes is amended to read:
66.0501 (4) Compatible offices and positions.
A volunteer fire fighter, 5
emergency medical technician or first responder in a city, village or town whose 6
annual compensation, including fringe benefits, does not exceed $2,500 the amount
1specified in s. 946.13 (2) (a)
may also hold an elected elective
office in that city, village 2