2005 WISCONSIN ACT 423
An Act to create 26.03 (1v) of the statutes; relating to: the prohibition against the harvest of raw forest products from tax delinquent lands and notice and recording requirements for persons who harvest raw forest products.
The people of the state of Wisconsin, represented in senate and assembly, do enact as follows:
26.03 (1v) of the statutes is created to read:
26.03 (1v) Exceptions. This section does not apply to the harvesting of raw forest products for the purpose of establishing or maintaining a railroad track or structure, a pipeline, or a utility right-of-way by any of the following:
(a) An alternative telecommunications utility, as defined in s. 196.01 (1d).
(b) An electric cooperative, as defined in s. 196.025 (5) (ag).
(c) A public utility, as defined in s. 196.01 (5).
(d) A railroad, as defined in s. 195.02.
(e) A telecommunications carrier, as defined in s. 196.01 (8m).
(f) A telecommunications utility, as defined in s. 196.01 (10).
(g) A corporation licensed to do business in this state that is engaged in the business of transporting natural gas, petroleum products, water, or sewage through pipelines.