§ 170.01 Who may take up strays
§ 170.02 Finder to give notice; penalty
§ 170.03 Appraisal
§ 170.04 Charges for keeping
§ 170.05 Sale of stray
§ 170.06 Removal of stray; neglect to give notice, etc
§ 170.065 Exemption
§ 170.07 Lost chattels, notice
§ 170.08 Notice and appraisal
§ 170.09 Restitution
§ 170.10 Disposition of found goods or money
§ 170.105 Chattels found by public officials, employees or agents
§ 170.11 Penalty for neglect
§ 170.12 Sunken logs on submerged state lands

Terms Used In Wisconsin Statutes > Chapter 170 - Strays and lost chattels

  • Amendment: A proposal to alter the text of a pending bill or other measure by striking out some of it, by inserting new language, or both. Before an amendment becomes part of the measure, thelegislature must agree to it.
  • Appraisal: A determination of property value.
  • 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
  • Gift: A voluntary transfer or conveyance of property without consideration, or for less than full and adequate consideration based on fair market value.
  • in writing: includes any representation of words, letters, symbols or figures. See Wisconsin Statutes 990.01
  • Land: includes lands, tenements and hereditaments and all rights thereto and interests therein. See Wisconsin Statutes 990.01
  • Lien: A claim against real or personal property in satisfaction of a debt.
  • Misdemeanor: Usually a petty offense, a less serious crime than a felony, punishable by less than a year of confinement.
  • Month: means a calendar month unless otherwise expressed. See Wisconsin Statutes 990.01
  • Restitution: The court-ordered payment of money by the defendant to the victim for damages caused by the criminal action.
  • Subpoena: A command to a witness to appear and give testimony.