§ 25.01 Definition
§ 25.14 State investment fund
§ 25.15 Board; purpose and standard of responsibility
§ 25.156 Powers and duties of members of the board
§ 25.16 Executive director
§ 25.165 Internal auditor
§ 25.167 Chief investment officer
§ 25.17 Powers and duties of board
§ 25.18 Additional powers of board
§ 25.182 Management authority for certain funds
§ 25.183 Certain investments prohibited
§ 25.184 Confidentiality of venture capital investment information
§ 25.185 Minority financial advisers and investment firms; disabled veteran-owned financial advisers and investment firms
§ 25.186 Broker-dealers located in this state
§ 25.187 Operating expenditures
§ 25.19 Treasurer; bond; deposit of securities; cash management
§ 25.20 General fund
§ 25.29 Conservation fund
§ 25.293 Natural resources land endowment fund
§ 25.295 Heritage state parks and forests trust fund
§ 25.297 Wisconsin outdoor wildlife heritage trust fund
§ 25.30 State building trust fund
§ 25.31 Benevolent fund
§ 25.315 Wholesale drug distributor bonding fund
§ 25.35 State capitol restoration fund
§ 25.36 Veterans trust fund
§ 25.37 Wisconsin veterans homes members fund
§ 25.38 Military family relief fund
§ 25.40 Transportation fund
§ 25.405 Transportation infrastructure loan fund
§ 25.41 State housing authority reserve fund
§ 25.425 Election administration fund
§ 25.43 Environmental improvement fund
§ 25.45 Waste management fund
§ 25.46 Environmental fund
§ 25.463 Agricultural producer security fund
§ 25.465 Agrichemical management fund
§ 25.466 Working lands fund
§ 25.468 Agricultural chemical cleanup fund
§ 25.469 Nuclear waste escrow fund
§ 25.47 Petroleum inspection fund
§ 25.48 Dry cleaner environmental response fund
§ 25.49 Economic development fund
§ 25.50 Local government pooled-investment fund
§ 25.55 Land information fund
§ 25.60 Budget stabilization fund
§ 25.61 VendorNet fund
§ 25.62 Property tax relief fund
§ 25.65 County mining investment fund
§ 25.67 Children’s trust fund
§ 25.68 Support collections trust fund
§ 25.69 Permanent endowment fund
§ 25.70 Historical society trust fund
§ 25.72 Historical legacy trust fund
§ 25.73 Historical society endowment fund
§ 25.74 History preservation partnership trust fund
§ 25.75 Lottery fund
§ 25.77 Medical assistance trust fund
§ 25.772 Hospital assessment fund
§ 25.774 Critical access hospital assessment fund
§ 25.776 Ambulance service provider trust fund
§ 25.78 Artistic endowment fund
§ 25.80 Tuition trust fund
§ 25.85 College savings program trust fund
§ 25.853 College savings program bank deposit trust fund
§ 25.855 College savings program credit union deposit trust fund
§ 25.95 Universal service fund
§ 25.96 Utility public benefits fund
§ 25.97 Air quality improvement fund
§ 25.99 Police and fire protection fund

Terms Used In Wisconsin Statutes > Chapter 25 - Trust funds and their management

  • Acquire: when used in connection with a grant of power to any person, includes the acquisition by purchase, grant, gift or bequest. See Wisconsin Statutes 990.01
  • Advice and consent: Under the Constitution, presidential nominations for executive and judicial posts take effect only when confirmed by the Senate, and international treaties become effective only when the Senate approves them by a two-thirds vote.
  • Annuity: A periodic (usually annual) payment of a fixed sum of money for either the life of the recipient or for a fixed number of years. A series of payments under a contract from an insurance company, a trust company, or an individual. Annuity payments are made at regular intervals over a period of more than one full year.
  • Appeal: A request made after a trial, asking another court (usually the court of appeals) to decide whether the trial was conducted properly. To make such a request is "to appeal" or "to take an appeal." One who appeals is called the appellant.
  • 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
  • Assets: (1) The property comprising the estate of a deceased person, or (2) the property in a trust account.
  • Chambers: A judge's office.
  • chief of a fire department: includes the chief of a department under…. See Wisconsin Statutes 990.01
  • Contract: A legal written agreement that becomes binding when signed.
  • Corporation: A legal entity owned by the holders of shares of stock that have been issued, and that can own, receive, and transfer property, and carry on business in its own name.
  • 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.
  • Donor: The person who makes a gift.
  • Equitable: Pertaining to civil suits in "equity" rather than in "law." In English legal history, the courts of "law" could order the payment of damages and could afford no other remedy. See damages. A separate court of "equity" could order someone to do something or to cease to do something. See, e.g., injunction. In American jurisprudence, the federal courts have both legal and equitable power, but the distinction is still an important one. For example, a trial by jury is normally available in "law" cases but not in "equity" cases. Source: U.S. Courts
  • Escrow: Money given to a third party to be held for payment until certain conditions are met.
  • Ex officio: Literally, by virtue of one's office.
  • Fair market value: The price at which an asset would change hands in a transaction between a willing, informed buyer and a willing, informed seller.
  • 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.
  • Gift: A voluntary transfer or conveyance of property without consideration, or for less than full and adequate consideration based on fair market value.
  • Guardian: A person legally empowered and charged with the duty of taking care of and managing the property of another person who because of age, intellect, or health, is incapable of managing his (her) own affairs.
  • Highway: includes all public ways and thoroughfares and all bridges upon the same. See Wisconsin Statutes 990.01
  • in writing: includes any representation of words, letters, symbols or figures. See Wisconsin Statutes 990.01
  • Interest rate: The amount paid by a borrower to a lender in exchange for the use of the lender's money for a certain period of time. Interest is paid on loans or on debt instruments, such as notes or bonds, either at regular intervals or as part of a lump sum payment when the issue matures. Source: OCC
  • Joint committee: Committees including membership from both houses of teh legislature. Joint committees are usually established with narrow jurisdictions and normally lack authority to report legislation.
  • Joint meeting: An occasion, often ceremonial, when the House and Senate each adopt a unanimous consent agreement
  • 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
  • Liabilities: The aggregate of all debts and other legal obligations of a particular person or legal entity.
  • Licensed practical nurse: includes a licensed practical/vocational nurse who holds a multistate license, as defined in…. See Wisconsin Statutes 990.01
  • Majority leader: see Floor Leaders
  • Minority leader: See Floor Leaders
  • Month: means a calendar month unless otherwise expressed. See Wisconsin Statutes 990.01
  • Mortgage: The written agreement pledging property to a creditor as collateral for a loan.
  • Mortgage loan: A loan made by a lender to a borrower for the financing of real property. Source: OCC
  • Motorcycle: has the meaning given in…. See Wisconsin Statutes 990.01
  • Municipality: includes cities and villages; it may be construed to include towns. See Wisconsin Statutes 990.01
  • National Bank: A bank that is subject to the supervision of the Comptroller of the Currency. The Office of the Comptroller of the Currency is a bureau of the U.S. Treasury Department. A national bank can be recognized because it must have "national" or "national association" in its name. Source: OCC
  • National Credit Union Administration: The federal regulatory agency that charters and supervises federal credit unions. (NCUA also administers the National Credit Union Share Insurance Fund, which insures the deposits of federal credit unions.) Source: OCC
  • Oath: includes affirmation in all cases where by law an affirmation may be substituted for an oath. See Wisconsin Statutes 990.01
  • Oath: A promise to tell the truth.
  • Officers: when applied to corporations include directors and trustees. See Wisconsin Statutes 990.01
  • 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.
  • Physician assistant: means a person licensed as a physician assistant under subch. See Wisconsin Statutes 990.01
  • Population: means that shown by the most recent regular or special federal census. See Wisconsin Statutes 990.01
  • Presiding officer: A majority-party Senator who presides over the Senate and is charged with maintaining order and decorum, recognizing Members to speak, and interpreting the Senate's rules, practices and precedents.
  • Promulgate: when used in connection with a rule, as defined under…. See Wisconsin Statutes 990.01
  • Property: includes real and personal property. See Wisconsin Statutes 990.01
  • Public defender: Represent defendants who can't afford an attorney in criminal matters.
  • Public law: A public bill or joint resolution that has passed both chambers and been enacted into law. Public laws have general applicability nationwide.
  • Qualified: when applied to any person elected or appointed to office, means that such person has done those things which the person was by law required to do before entering upon the duties of the person's office. See Wisconsin Statutes 990.01
  • Quorum: The number of legislators that must be present to do business.
  • real property: includes lands, tenements and hereditaments and all rights thereto and interests therein. See Wisconsin Statutes 990.01
  • Real property: Land, and all immovable fixtures erected on, growing on, or affixed to the land.
  • Registered nurse: includes a registered nurse who holds a multistate license, as defined in…. 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.
  • seal: includes the word "seal" the letters "L S" and a scroll or other device intended to represent a seal, if any is affixed in the proper place for a seal, as well as an impression of a seal on the instrument. See Wisconsin Statutes 990.01
  • 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.
  • Trust account: A general term that covers all types of accounts in a trust department, such as estates, guardianships, and agencies. Source: OCC
  • Trustee: A person or institution holding and administering property in trust.
  • Village: means incorporated village. See Wisconsin Statutes 990.01