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Senate Bill 148

Relating To: requiring registration of firearms owned by Milwaukee County residents and providing a penalty.
Bill Text and History
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Lobbying Principals

Principal Name Notified Date Communication Date Comments Supporting Documentation  
American Civil Liberties Union of Wisconsin Inc Notified Date 10/5/2005 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
None
Report Date
10/5/2005

City of Milwaukee Notified Date 5/16/2005 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
For
Report Date
5/16/2005

Milwaukee County Notified Date 11/2/2005 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
For
Report Date
11/2/2005

National Rifle Association-Institute for Legislative Action Notified Date 7/14/2005 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
Against
Report Date
7/14/2005

Comments
The bill does nothing to achieve its intended goal of reducing crime and violence.
Wisconsin Bankers Association Notified Date 4/18/2005 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
None
Report Date
4/18/2005

Wisconsin Gun Owners, Inc. Notified Date 3/30/2005 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
Against
Report Date
3/30/2005

Comments
The registration of law-abiding Milwaukee County residents' firearms into a Department of Justice registry will do nothing to reduce crime, but will undermine citizens' Second Amendment right to keep and bear arms and is therefore deplorable.
Wisconsin Wildlife Federation Notified Date 4/13/2005 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
Against
Report Date
4/13/2005

Comments
Unnecesariy and unconstitutionally restricts possession of hunting and other firearms for our members and other hunters in Milwaukee

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
384.00
2005
July - December
10.00
2006
January - June
2006
July - December
Total 394.00
City of Milwaukee 2005
January - June
16.00
2005
July - December
2006
January - June
2006
July - December
Total 16.00
Milwaukee County 2005
January - June
2005
July - December
10.00
2006
January - June
2006
July - December
Total 10.00
National Rifle Association-Institute for Legislative Action 2005
January - June
16.00
2005
July - December
2006
January - June
2006
July - December
Total 16.00
Wisconsin Gun Owners, Inc. 2005
January - June
352.00
2005
July - December
2006
January - June
2006
July - December
Total 352.00