§ 449.01 Definitions
§ 449.015 Discrimination prohibited
§ 449.02 Licenses; exemptions
§ 449.03 Enforcement
§ 449.04 Examination and licensure
§ 449.055 Endorsement
§ 449.06 Renewal; continuing education
§ 449.065 Display of registration
§ 449.07 Denial, limitation, suspension, revocation, reprimand
§ 449.08 Unprofessional conduct
§ 449.09 Investigations
§ 449.10 Advertising
§ 449.11 Penalties
§ 449.12 Interpretation
§ 449.17 Use of diagnostic pharmaceuticals
§ 449.18 Removals from eyes; use of therapeutic pharmaceuticals
§ 449.19 Referral to other health care professionals
§ 449.20 Civil immunity
§ 449.25 Informed consent

Terms Used In Wisconsin Statutes > Chapter 449

  • arrest: Taking physical custody of a person by lawful authority.
  • conviction: A judgement of guilt against a criminal defendant.
  • damages: Money paid by defendants to successful plaintiffs in civil cases to compensate the plaintiffs for their injuries.
  • 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.
  • felony: A crime carrying a penalty of more than a year in prison.
  • Following: when used by way of reference to any statute section, means the section next following that in which the reference is made. See Wisconsin Statutes 990.01
  • fraud: Intentional deception resulting in injury to another.
  • in writing: includes any representation of words, letters, symbols or figures. See Wisconsin Statutes 990.01
  • 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.
  • Municipality: includes cities and villages; it may be construed to include towns. See Wisconsin Statutes 990.01
  • Person: includes all partnerships, associations and bodies politic or corporate. See Wisconsin Statutes 990.01
  • Preceding: when used by way of reference to any statute section, means the section next preceding that in which the reference is made. See Wisconsin Statutes 990.01
  • Promulgate: when used in connection with a rule, as defined under s. See Wisconsin Statutes 990.01
  • prosecute: To charge someone with a crime. A prosecutor tries a criminal case on behalf of the government.
  • State: when applied to states of the United States, includes the District of Columbia, the commonwealth of Puerto Rico and the several territories organized by Congress. See Wisconsin Statutes 990.01
  • Year: means a calendar year, unless otherwise expressed; "year" alone means "year of our Lord". See Wisconsin Statutes 990.01