2015 WISCONSIN ACT 341
An Act to amend 66.0501 (4) of the statutes; relating to: compatible offices and positions for city, village, and town elective officeholders.
The people of the state of Wisconsin, represented in senate and assembly, do enact as follows:
66.0501 (4) of the statutes is amended to read:
66.0501 (4) Compatible offices and positions. A volunteer fire fighter, emergency medical technician, or first responder in a city, village, or town whose annual compensation from one or more of those positions, including fringe benefits, does not exceed the amount specified in s. 946.13 (2) (a) $25,000 if the city, village, or town has a population of 5,000 or less, or $15,000 if the city, village, or town has a population of more than 5,000, may also hold an elective office in that city, village, or town. It is compatible with his or her office for an elected town officer to receive wages under s. 60.37 (4) for work that he or she performs for the town.