§ 67.01 Definitions and interpretations
§ 67.015 Housing authorities exempted
§ 67.02 Validation of debt
§ 67.025 Certification of municipal obligations
§ 67.03 Grant of power to borrow; general limitations of indebtedness
§ 67.035 Tax limitations not applicable to debt levies
§ 67.04 Purposes of issuing municipal bonds and notes
§ 67.045 Debt issuance conditions
§ 67.05 Bond issues; procedure
§ 67.06 Form and contents of bonds
§ 67.07 Maturity and place of payment
§ 67.08 Execution and negotiation
§ 67.09 Registration of municipal obligations
§ 67.10 Fiscal and administrative regulations
§ 67.101 Debt amortization in 1st class cities
§ 67.11 Debt service fund
§ 67.12 Temporary borrowing and borrowing on promissory notes
§ 67.15 Variable rate obligations
§ 67.16 General obligation-local improvement bonds
§ 67.17 Diversion of funds, liability of officers for
§ 67.22 Issuance stayed by protest
§ 67.24 Validation of obligations of incorporated municipality
§ 67.25 Redevelopment bonds
§ 67.26 Judgments on municipal orders

Terms Used In Wisconsin Statutes > Chapter 67 - Municipal borrowing and municipal bonds

  • Affidavit: A written statement of facts confirmed by the oath of the party making it, before a notary or officer having authority to administer oaths.
  • Amortization: Paying off a loan by regular installments.
  • Bequest: Property gifted by will.
  • Bequest: includes a devise; "bequeath" includes devise. 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.
  • 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.
  • Fire department: includes a department under…. See Wisconsin Statutes 990.01
  • Fixed Rate: Having a "fixed" rate means that the APR doesn't change based on fluctuations of some external rate (such as the "Prime Rate"). In other words, a fixed rate is a rate that is not a variable rate. A fixed APR can change over time, in several circumstances:
    • You are late making a payment or commit some other default, triggering an increase to a penalty rate
    • The bank changes the terms of your account and you do not reject the change.
    • The rate expires (if the rate was fixed for only a certain period of time).
  • Fraud: Intentional deception resulting in injury to another.
  • Gift: A voluntary transfer or conveyance of property without consideration, or for less than full and adequate consideration based on fair market value.
  • Heretofore: means any time previous to the day on which the statute containing it takes effect; "hereafter" means the time after the statute containing such word takes effect. 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
  • Mortgage: The written agreement pledging property to a creditor as collateral for a loan.
  • Precedent: A court decision in an earlier case with facts and law similar to a dispute currently before a court. Precedent will ordinarily govern the decision of a later similar case, unless a party can show that it was wrongly decided or that it differed in some significant way.
  • 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
  • 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
  • Statute: A law passed by a legislature.
  • Testator: A male person who leaves a will at death.
  • 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
  • Variable Rate: Having a "variable" rate means that the APR changes from time to time based on fluctuations in an external rate, normally the Prime Rate. This external rate is known as the "index." If the index changes, the variable rate normally changes. Also see Fixed Rate.