Ordinance 1.11.1

An Ordinance Relating To The Confidentiality Of Information About Income And Expenses Requested By The Assessor In Property Assessment Matters In The Village Of Park Ridge

 

THE VILLAGE BOARD OF THE VILLAGE OF PARK RIDGE ORDAINS AS FOLLOWS:

ORDINANCE 1.11.1 IS HEREBY CREATED TO READ AS FOLLOWS:

Section I:  Whenever the Assessor, in the performance of the Assessorís duties, requests or obtains income and expense information pursuant to Section 70.47(7)(af), Wis. Stats., or any successor statute thereto, then, such income and expense information that is provided to the Assessor shall be held by the Assessor on a confidential basis, except, however, that the information may be revealed to and used by persons:  in the discharging of duties imposed by law; in the discharge of duties imposed by office (including, but not limited to, use by the Assessor in performance of official duties of the Assessorís office and use by the Board of Review in performance of its official duties); or pursuant to order of a court.  Income and expense information provided to the Assessor under Section 70.47(7)(af), unless a court determines that it is inaccurate, is, per Section 70.47(7)(af), not subject to the right of inspection and copying under Section 19.35(1), Wis. Stats.

Section II:  This ordinance shall take effect upon passage and publication, as provided by law.

Passed and adopted by the Village Board of the Village of Park Ridge on this seventeenth day of April, 2000.