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Senate Bill 77

Relating To: prohibiting the erection of certain new off-premises outdoor advertising signs along interstate and federal-aid primary highways.
Bill Text and History
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Lobbying Principals

Principal Name Notified Date Communication Date Comments Supporting Documentation  
1000 Friends of Wisconsin Notified Date 1/10/2006 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
For
Report Date
1/10/2006

Citizens for a Scenic Wisconsin Notified Date 7/28/2005 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
For
Report Date
7/28/2005

Comments
Billboards are ruining the scenery in Wisconsin and must be controlled. Scenery is important to tourism, business and quality of life.
Outdoor Advertising Association of Wisconsin Notified Date 3/1/2005 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
Against
Report Date
3/1/2005

Sierra Club - John Muir Chapter Notified Date 1/4/2006 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
For
Report Date
1/4/2006

Comments
Prohibits new large free-standing signs from being constructed along state trunk and Interstate highways. Billboards would still be allowed on the premises of the business conducting the activity advertised on them.
Wisconsin Association of Convention & Visitors Bureaus Notified Date 2/25/2005 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
Other
Report Date
2/25/2005

Lobbying Efforts

  2005
January - June
2005
July - December
2006
January - June
2006
July - December
Total
Total Hours Of Effort On This Matter 2005
January - June
2.00
2005
July - December
9.00
2006
January - June
11.00
2006
July - December
Total 22.00
Citizens for a Scenic Wisconsin 2005
January - June
2005
July - December
7.00
2006
January - June
9.00
2006
July - December
Total 16.00
Wisconsin Association of Convention & Visitors Bureaus 2005
January - June
2.00
2005
July - December
2.00
2006
January - June
2.00
2006
July - December
Total 6.00