§ 169.01 Definitions
§ 169.02 Title to wild animals
§ 169.03 Interagency cooperation
§ 169.04 Possession of live wild animals
§ 169.05 Taking of wild animals
§ 169.06 Introduction, stocking, and release of wild animals
§ 169.07 Exhibition of live wild animals
§ 169.08 Propagation of wild animals
§ 169.085 Rehabilitation of wild animals
§ 169.09 Hunting of captive wild animals
§ 169.10 Sale and purchase of live wild animals
§ 169.11 Harmful wild animals
§ 169.12 Sale and purchase of native wild reptiles and wild amphibians
§ 169.14 Carcasses of captive wild animals
§ 169.15 Captive wild animal farm licenses
§ 169.18 Wild fur farm license
§ 169.19 Bird hunting preserve licenses
§ 169.20 Dog training licenses
§ 169.21 Dog trial licenses
§ 169.23 Stocking license
§ 169.24 Rehabilitation license
§ 169.25 Scientific research license
§ 169.26 Nonprofit educational exhibiting license
§ 169.27 Nonresident temporary exhibiting license
§ 169.29 Validation licenses
§ 169.30 Endangered or threatened species
§ 169.31 License and tag fees
§ 169.32 Licenses; effective periods
§ 169.33 Licenses; applications; renewals; terminations
§ 169.34 Denial and revocation of licenses based on child support delinquency
§ 169.35 Denial and revocation of licenses based on delinquent taxes or unemployment insurance contributions
§ 169.36 Record-keeping and reporting requirements
§ 169.37 Inspections
§ 169.38 Inspections of items subject to regulation by the department of agriculture, trade and consumer protection
§ 169.39 Humane care and housing
§ 169.40 Trespassing
§ 169.42 Taking custody of captive wild animals
§ 169.43 Local ordinances
§ 169.45 Penalties; revocations
§ 169.46 Natural resources surcharges and restitution surcharges

Terms Used In Wisconsin Statutes > Chapter 169 - Captive wildlife

  • Adult: means a person who has attained the age of 18 years, except that for purposes of investigating or prosecuting a person who is alleged to have violated any state or federal criminal law or any civil law or municipal ordinance, "adult" means a person who has attained the age of 17 years. See Wisconsin Statutes 990.01
  • Appropriation: The provision of funds, through an annual appropriations act or a permanent law, for federal agencies to make payments out of the Treasury for specified purposes. The formal federal spending process consists of two sequential steps: authorization
  • Complaint: A written statement by the plaintiff stating the wrongs allegedly committed by the defendant.
  • Contract: A legal written agreement that becomes binding when signed.
  • Conviction: A judgement of guilt against a criminal defendant.
  • County board: means the county board of supervisors. See Wisconsin Statutes 990.01
  • Deed: The legal instrument used to transfer title in real property from one person to another.
  • Dependent: A person dependent for support upon another.
  • Evidence: Information presented in testimony or in documents that is used to persuade the fact finder (judge or jury) to decide the case for one side or the other.
  • Fee simple: Absolute title to property with no limitations or restrictions regarding the person who may inherit it.
  • Fiscal year: The fiscal year is the accounting period for the government. For the federal government, this begins on October 1 and ends on September 30. The fiscal year is designated by the calendar year in which it ends; for example, fiscal year 2006 begins on October 1, 2005 and ends on September 30, 2006.
  • Fraud: Intentional deception resulting in injury to another.
  • Indictment: The formal charge issued by a grand jury stating that there is enough evidence that the defendant committed the crime to justify having a trial; it is used primarily for felonies.
  • Jurisdiction: (1) The legal authority of a court to hear and decide a case. Concurrent jurisdiction exists when two courts have simultaneous responsibility for the same case. (2) The geographic area over which the court has authority to decide cases.
  • Land: includes lands, tenements and hereditaments and all rights thereto and interests therein. See Wisconsin Statutes 990.01
  • Lease: A contract transferring the use of property or occupancy of land, space, structures, or equipment in consideration of a payment (e.g., rent). Source: OCC
  • Lien: A claim against real or personal property in satisfaction of a debt.
  • Month: means a calendar month unless otherwise expressed. See Wisconsin Statutes 990.01
  • Motorcycle: is a motor vehicle as defined in…. See Wisconsin Statutes 990.01
  • Municipality: includes cities and villages; it may be construed to include towns. See Wisconsin Statutes 990.01
  • Obligation: An order placed, contract awarded, service received, or similar transaction during a given period that will require payments during the same or a future period.
  • Partnership: A voluntary contract between two or more persons to pool some or all of their assets into a business, with the agreement that there will be a proportional sharing of profits and losses.
  • Personal property: All property that is not real property.
  • Personal property: includes money, goods, chattels, things in action, evidences of debt and energy. See Wisconsin Statutes 990.01
  • Population: means that shown by the most recent regular or special federal census. See Wisconsin Statutes 990.01
  • Real property: Land, and all immovable fixtures erected on, growing on, or affixed to the land.
  • real property: includes lands, tenements and hereditaments and all rights thereto and interests therein. See Wisconsin Statutes 990.01
  • Remainder: An interest in property that takes effect in the future at a specified time or after the occurrence of some event, such as the death of a life tenant.
  • Restitution: The court-ordered payment of money by the defendant to the victim for damages caused by the criminal action.
  • Settlement: Parties to a lawsuit resolve their difference without having a trial. Settlements often involve the payment of compensation by one party in satisfaction of the other party's claims.
  • Statute: A law passed by a legislature.
  • Subpoena: A command to a witness to appear and give testimony.
  • Testimony: Evidence presented orally by witnesses during trials or before grand juries.
  • Trial: A hearing that takes place when the defendant pleads "not guilty" and witnesses are required to come to court to give evidence.
  • United States: includes the District of Columbia, the states, the commonwealth of Puerto Rico and the territories organized by congress. See Wisconsin Statutes 990.01