Posted on December 12, 2018
Last month the WLIA Board of Directors approved updates to our Legislative White Papers to reflect our legislative priorities for the upcoming 2019-20 legislative session. One highlight is the addition of a fourth Legislative Priority: Next Generation 911 GIS… Read More
Posted on January 19, 2016
Introduced by Senators Stroebel and Kapenga, SB 570 would eliminate the requirement for certain state agencies to submit Land Information Plans to the Department of Administration. The WLIA is registered with the GAB as neutral on the bill…. Read More
Posted on October 7, 2015
Legislation (2015 Assembly Bill 371/Senate Bill 266) to repeal Wisconsin’s Comprehensive planning law was recently introduced by Sen. Moulton and Rep. Kulp. The elimination of the comprehensive planning grant program is included in the repeal. Although not awarded… Read More
Posted on April 15, 2015
According to jsonline.com, the county property assessment proposal has been dropped by the Joint Finance Committee. Sen. Alberta Darling (R-River Hills) and Rep. John Nygren (R-Marinette), the co-chairs of the Joint Finance Committee, said they dropped the assessment… Read More
Posted on April 30, 2014
Last week the Governor signed the Survey Modernization Bill which significantly changes the statutes that impact land surveying. The WLIA Legislative Committee has been tracking this Bill since introduction. Now that it has passed, we will work with WSLS… Read More
Founded in 1987, WLIA is a grassroots organization representing a collection of concerned professionals working to develop, maintain, and apply a network of statewide land information systems.
We are united by an interest in land records modernization, GIS, and related technologies, and by the need for government policies and programs that support their efficient and effective application.