2001 - 2002 LEGISLATURE
May 15, 2001 - Introduced by Representatives Powers, Ryba, Miller, Staskunas,
and Nass. Referred to Committee on Urban and Local Affairs.
AB402,1,3 1An Act to create 66.0902 of the statutes; relating to: prohibiting individuals
2or businesses with outstanding tax liabilities from entering into contracts with
3political subdivisions.
Analysis by the Legislative Reference Bureau
This bill prohibits any tax delinquent person from entering into a contract with
a city, village, town, or county (political subdivision) to provide that political
subdivision with any goods or services. Under the bill, a tax delinquent person is
defined as any person whose state or federal tax obligations, or fee obligations to a
political subdivision, are unpaid after all appeal rights have expired.
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:
AB402, s. 1 4Section 1. 66.0902 of the statutes is created to read:
AB402,1,6 566.0902 Limitations on contracting with tax delinquent persons. (1)
6Definitions. In this section:
AB402,1,77 (a) "Political subdivision" means a city, village, town, or county.
1(b) "Public contract" means contract with a political subdivision for the
2construction, execution, repair, remodeling, or improvement of a public work or
3building or for the furnishing of supplies, material, or services of any kind to a
4political subdivision.
AB402,2,75 (c) "Tax delinquent person" means any person whose state or federal tax
6obligations, or fee obligations to a political subdivision, are unpaid after all appeal
7rights have expired.
AB402,2,9 8(2) Restrictions on public contracts. No tax delinquent person may enter
9into a public contract.
AB402,2,1010 (End)