2013 WISCONSIN ACT 53
An Act to amend 814.65 (1) of the statutes; relating to: municipal court fees.
The people of the state of Wisconsin, represented in senate and assembly, do enact as follows:
814.65 (1) of the statutes is amended to read:
814.65 (1) Court costs. In a municipal court action, except for a financial responsibility violation under s. 344.62 (2) or for a violation of an ordinance in conformity with s. 343.51 (1m) (b) or 347.48 (2m) the municipal judge shall collect a fee of not less than $15 nor more than $28 $38 on each separate matter, whether it is on default of appearance, a plea of guilty or no contest, on issuance of a warrant or summons, or the action is tried as a contested matter. Of each fee received by the judge under this subsection, the municipal treasurer shall pay monthly $5 to the secretary of administration for deposit in the general fund and shall retain the balance for the use of the municipality.