Private Schools Could Gain Access To Muni Market Under Wisconsin Bill

Shields, Yvett
October 2003
Bond Buyer;10/10/2003, Vol. 346 Issue 31738, p3
Trade Publication
Reports on Wisconsin Health and Educational Facilities Authority's addition of not-for-profit cultural facilities and private schools to its list of clients under a legislation pending before the state Legislature in Wisconsin. Benefit offered by the legislation for the two not-for-profit groups; Statement of market participants who are promoting the legislation; Participation of Wisconsin in the majority ranks of states that provide some direct conduit avenue to the tax-exempt market for private schools; Requirement for municipalities to sell debt for private schools under the utility revenue bond statute; Significance of the legislation in the ability of cultural authorities to access the market.


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