Wis. Admin. Code Department of Military Affairs [Emergency Management] § WEM 7.02 - Definitions

Current through March 28, 2022

In this chapter:

(1) "Administrator" means the administrator of the Wisconsin division of emergency management.
(2) "Applicant" means a local governmental unit that applies for major disaster assistance funding under this chapter.
(3) "Applicant's authorized representative" means a person authorized by the governing body of a local governmental unit to apply for major disaster assistance funding under this chapter.
(4) "County" means the county or counties where a major catastrophe has occurred.
(5) "Department" means the Wisconsin department of military affairs.
(6) "Disaster declaration" means a document by which an authorized official or the governing body of a local governmental unit or the State declares a disaster.
(7) "Division" means the Wisconsin division of emergency management.
(8) "Incident period" means the definite time interval of a major catastrophe with a specific start and end date.
(9) "Local governmental unit" has the meaning given in s. 19.42(7u), Stats., and also includes a tribe or band.
(10) "Major catastrophe" has the meaning given in s. 166.02(6u), Stats.

Note: Section 166.02(6u), Stats., was repealed by 2009 Wis. Act 42.

(11) "Public assistance costs" are those costs incurred by a local governmental unit as a direct result of a disaster.
(12) "State" means the state of Wisconsin.
(13) "Tribe or band" has the meaning given in s. 66.0314(1) (fe), Stats.

Notes

Wis. Admin. Code Department of Military Affairs [Emergency Management] § WEM 7.02
CR 06-088: cr. Register November 2006 No. 611, eff. 12-1-06.

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