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41.15 Film promotion.


(1) In this section, "film" means any product created using any technology for the recording, storage and reproduction of audiovisual material.


(2) The department shall encourage persons to produce films which will enhance the image of this state and its communities and countryside. To carry out this purpose, it shall:


(a) Prepare and distribute promotional and informational materials identifying factors which make it desirable to produce films in this state and describing the services available from local and state governmental units and from the private sector in this state.


(b) Help persons secure licenses and permits, and provide other appropriate services, related to film production.


(c) Help persons obtain cooperation from local, state and federal governmental units and from the private sector in order to produce films.


(d) Coordinate its activities with the activities of similar bodies created by local governmental units in this state.


(3) It may apply for, receive and spend grants and donations to fund its operations.

41.15 - ANNOT.

History: 1987 a. 27, 403; 1995 a. 27 s. 6921; Stats. 1995 s. 41.15.