2017-2018 League Legislative Communications

League Memo to Senate Committee on Economic Development, Commerce and Local Government on SB 708.   

Exempting donated improvements from public construction competitive bidding requirements.

League Memo to Assembly Committee on Local Government on AB 748.

Prohibiting local governments from establishing minimum wage standards for their own employees or employees of contractors; and prohibiting local governments from creating a broader basis for employment discrimination than provided for by state law.


League Memo to Wisconsin State Senate Opposing AB 770.

The Developers' Bill


League Memo to Assembly Committee on Local Government regarding AB 606. 

Making changes to Membership and Procedures of Police and Fire Commissions.


Joint LWM-WTA Memo Opposing SB 713/AB 857.
Prohibiting BCPL from offering loans to local governments.

League Memo to Assembly Committee on Ways and Means on AB 361.

Requiring a Referendum to Enact or Continue to Implement a Local Vehicle Registration Fee.

League Memo to Senate Committee on Insurance, Housing and Trade on SB 639. 

Limiting authority of Local governments to regulate and inspect rental properties.


League Memo to Senate Committee on Insurance, Housing and Trade on SB 640. 

Limiting municipal regulatory authority and ability to impose impact fees; new reporting mandates.


League State Budget Veto Request Letter.

Phosphorus Letter to Congress signed by 84 Wisconsin Municipalities.

Sample Resolution in Opposition to AB 361. 


Requiring a referendum to adopt a local vehicle registration fee (wheel tax).

League, WCA and WRA joint memo on repeal of Personal Property Tax

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