§ 893.70 Action against certain officials
§ 893.71 County seat; contesting change
§ 893.72 Actions contesting special assessment
§ 893.73 Actions contesting governmental decisions
§ 893.735 Action by prisoner contesting a governmental decision
§ 893.74 School district; contesting validity
§ 893.75 Limitation of action attacking municipal contracts
§ 893.76 Order to repair or remove building or restore site; contesting
§ 893.765 Order to remove wharves or piers in navigable waters; contesting
§ 893.77 Validity of municipal obligation

Terms Used In Wisconsin Statutes > Chapter 893 > Subchapter VII - Actions Relating to Governmentaldecisions or Organization

  • 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.
  • 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.
  • Contract: A legal written agreement that becomes binding when signed.
  • 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
  • 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.
  • Officers: when applied to corporations include directors and trustees. See Wisconsin Statutes 990.01
  • 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
  • Statute: A law passed by a legislature.
  • Town: may be construed to include cities, villages, wards or districts. See Wisconsin Statutes 990.01
  • Town board: means the town board of supervisors. See Wisconsin Statutes 990.01
  • Village: means incorporated village. See Wisconsin Statutes 990.01
  • Writ of certiorari: An order issued by the Supreme Court directing the lower court to transmit records for a case for which it will hear on appeal.
  • Year: means a calendar year, unless otherwise expressed; "year" alone means "year of our Lord". See Wisconsin Statutes 990.01