Chapter 59 COUNTIES

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SUBCHAPTER I    COUNTY DEFINITIONS

SUBCHAPTER II   LEGAL STATUS; ORGANIZATION

SUBCHAPTER III  COUNTY BOARD OF SUPERVISORS

SUBCHAPTER IV   COUNTY OFFICERS

SUBCHAPTER V    COUNTY POWERS and DUTIES

SUBCHAPTER VI   FINANCE and BUDGET

SUBCHAPTER VII  LAND and ENVIRONMENT

SUBCHAPTER VIII POPULOUS COUNTIES



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SUBCHAPTER I COUNTY DEFINITIONS



Definitions ------------------------------------ 59.001



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SUBCHAPTER II - LEGAL STATUS; ORGANIZATION



Body Corporate; Status ------------------------- 59.01

Powers, How Exercised; Quorum ------------------ 59.02

Home Rule -------------------------------------- 59.03

Construction Of Powers ------------------------- 59.04

County Seat; Change ---------------------------- 59.05

County Property -------------------------------- 59.06

Claims Against Counties; Actions On ------------ 59.07

Consolidation Of Counties; Procedure; Referendum 59.08



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SUBCHAPTER III COUNTY BOARD OF SUPERVISORS



Boards: Composition; Election; Terms;

compensation; Compatibility -------------------- 59.10

Meetings; Adjournment; Absentees --------------- 59.11

Chairperson; Vice Chairperson; Powers and Duties 59.12

Committees; Appointment; Compensation ---------- 59.13

Publication Of Ordinances and Proceedings ------ 59.14

Neglect Of Duty -------------------------------- 59.15
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SUBCHAPTER IV--COUNTY OFFICERS

County Executive ------------------------------- 59.17
County Administrator --------------------------- 59.18
Administrative Coordinator --------------------- 59.19
County Offices and Officers -------------------- 59.20
Official Oaths and Bonds ----------------------- 59.21
Compensation, Fees, Salaries and Traveling
expenses Of Officials and Employes ------------- 59.22
Clerk ------------------------------------------ 59.23
Clerks Of Counties Containing State
institutions in Certain Cases ------------------ 59.24
Treasurer -------------------------------------- 59.25
Sheriff; Undersheriff; Deputies ---------------- 59.26
Sheriff; Duties -------------------------------- 59.27
Peace Maintenance; Powers and Duties
of Peace Officers, Cooperation------------------ 59.28
Transportation, Apprehension Of Criminals ------ 59.29
Not To Act As Attorney ------------------------- 59.30
Service On Sheriff; How Made ------------------- 59.31
Fees Received By Sheriff ----------------------- 59.32
Powers After Term ------------------------------ 59.33
Coroner, Medical Examiner Duties;
coroner Compatibility--------------------------- 59.34
Deputy Coroner --------------------------------- 59.35
Coroner; Fees ---------------------------------- 59.36
Service When No Coroner ------------------------ 59.37
Medical Examiner and Assistants ---------------- 59.38
Coroner Or Medical Examiner
as Funeral Director ---------------------------- 59.39
Clerk Of Court --------------------------------- 59.40
Not To Act As Attorney ------------------------- 59.41
Corporation Counsel ---------------------------- 59.42
Register Of Deeds; Duties, Fees, Deputies ------ 59.43
County Abstractor; Appointment; Duties; Fees --- 59.44
County Surveyor; Duties, Deputies, Fees -------- 59.45
Penalty for Nonfeasance ------------------------ 59.46
County Auditors; Powers; Duties ---------------- 59.47
County Assessor -------------------------------- 59.48
 
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SUBCHAPTER V--POWERS and DUTIES OF COUNTIES

Board Powers ----------------------------------- 59.51
County Administration -------------------------- 59.52
Health and Human Services ---------------------- 59.53
Veterans Affairs ------------------------------- 59.535
Public Protection and Safety ------------------- 59.54
Consumer Protection ---------------------------- 59.55
Cultural Affairs; Education; Recreation -------- 59.56
Economic and Industrial Development ------------ 59.57
Transportation --------------------------------- 59.58
 
 
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SUBCHAPTER VI FINANCE and BUDGET

Budgetary Procedure in Certain Counties -------- 59.60
Financial Transactions ------------------------- 59.61
Investment Authority Delegation ---------------- 59.62
Treasurer's Disbursement Of Revenue ------------ 59.63
Claims Against County -------------------------- 59.64
Publication Of Financial Report ---------------- 59.65
Unclaimed Funds -------------------------------- 59.66
 
 
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SUBCHAPTER VII LAND USE & ENVIRONMENTAL PLANNING

Planning and Zoning Authority ------------------ 59.69
Zoning Of Shorelands On Navigable Waters ------- 59.692
Construction Site Erosion Control
and Storm Water Management Zoning -------------- 59.693
County Zoning, Adjustment Board ---------------- 59.694
Zoning; Filing Fees ---------------------------- 59.696
Fees for Zoning Appeals ------------------------ 59.697
Zoning, Building Inspector --------------------- 59.698
Environmental Protection and Land Use ---------- 59.70
Special Counties; Record Keeping --------------- 59.71
Land Information ------------------------------- 59.72
Surveys; Expressing Bearings and Subdividing---- 59.73
Perpetuation Of Section Corners, Landmarks ----- 59.74
Certificates and Records As Evidence ----------- 59.75
Registration Of Farms -------------------------- 59.76
Special Counties; Classification Of Claims ----- 59.78
 
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SUBCHAPTER VIII POPULOUS COUNTIES

Milwaukee County ------------------------------- 59.79
Milwaukee County; City-county Crime Commission - 59.80
Cash Flow, Milwaukee --------------------------- 59.81
Milwaukee County Research and Technology Park -- 59.82
Expressways and Mass Transit
facilities in Populous Counties ---------------- 59.84