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Senate Bill 392

Relating To: the sale of gift certificates, gift cards, and other gift obligations and providing penalties.
Bill Text and History
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Lobbying Principals

Principal Name Notified Date Communication Date Comments Supporting Documentation  
American Express Company Notified Date 1/4/2006 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
None
Report Date
1/4/2006

Ameritech (Wis Bell Inc) Notified Date 2/2/2006 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
Other
Report Date
2/2/2006

Bank of America Corporation/Bank of America, N.A. Notified Date 2/22/2006 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
None
Report Date
2/22/2006

Bank One Wisconsin Notified Date 10/19/2005 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
None
Report Date
10/19/2005

DeHart & Darr Associates Inc on behalf of Direct Marketers Notified Date 11/3/2005 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
None
Report Date
11/3/2005

eFunds Corp. Notified Date 10/31/2005 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
For
Report Date
10/31/2005

Marshall & Ilsley Corporation Notified Date 10/31/2005 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
For
Report Date
10/31/2005

MBNA America N.A. Notified Date 10/20/2005 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
None
Report Date
10/20/2005

National Association of Theatre Owners of Wisconsin & Upper Michigan Notified Date 2/1/2006 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
Other
Report Date
2/1/2006

National Federation of Independent Business Notified Date 10/19/2005 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
None
Report Date
10/19/2005

Sprint Communications Company LP Notified Date 11/11/2005 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
Other
Report Date
11/11/2005

Comments
We would like to add an amendment which would exempt telecommunications calling cards.
Visa U.S.A. Notified Date 10/18/2005 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
For
Report Date
10/18/2005

Wisconsin Bankers Association Notified Date 1/3/2006 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
For
Report Date
1/3/2006

Wisconsin Credit Union League Notified Date 1/23/2006 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
None
Report Date
1/23/2006

Wisconsin Federation of Cooperatives Notified Date 1/5/2006 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
For
Report Date
1/5/2006

Wisconsin Grocers Association Notified Date 10/18/2005 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
For
Report Date
10/18/2005

Wisconsin Innkeepers Association Notified Date 2/21/2006 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
For
Report Date
2/21/2006

Wisconsin Manufacturers & Commerce Notified Date 12/28/2005 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
Against
Report Date
12/28/2005

Wisconsin Merchants Federation Notified Date 11/4/2005 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
Other
Report Date
11/4/2005

Wisconsin Restaurant Association Notified Date 10/26/2005 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
For
Report Date
10/26/2005

Wisconsin State Telecommunications Association Notified Date 2/7/2006 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
Other
Report Date
2/7/2006

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
2005
July - December
149.00
2006
January - June
272.00
2006
July - December
12.00
Total 433.00
American Express Company 2005
January - June
2005
July - December
16.00
2006
January - June
7.00
2006
July - December
Total 23.00
Ameritech (Wis Bell Inc) 2005
January - June
2005
July - December
2006
January - June
32.00
2006
July - December
Total 32.00
Bank of America Corporation/Bank of America, N.A. 2005
January - June
2005
July - December
2006
January - June
30.00
2006
July - December
Total 30.00
Bank One Wisconsin 2005
January - June
2005
July - December
8.00
2006
January - June
14.00
2006
July - December
Total 22.00
eFunds Corp. 2005
January - June
2005
July - December
8.00
2006
January - June
8.00
2006
July - December
Total 16.00
Marshall & Ilsley Corporation 2005
January - June
2005
July - December
12.00
2006
January - June
7.00
2006
July - December
8.00
Total 27.00
MBNA America N.A. 2005
January - June
2005
July - December
25.00
2006
January - June
2006
July - December
Total 25.00
National Association of Theatre Owners of Wisconsin & Upper Michigan 2005
January - June
2005
July - December
2006
January - June
30.00
2006
July - December
Total 30.00
Visa U.S.A. 2005
January - June
2005
July - December
20.00
2006
January - June
27.00
2006
July - December
4.00
Total 51.00
Wisconsin Bankers Association 2005
January - June
2005
July - December
41.00
2006
January - June
59.00
2006
July - December
Total 100.00
Wisconsin Grocers Association 2005
January - June
2005
July - December
19.00
2006
January - June
39.00
2006
July - December
Total 58.00
Wisconsin Restaurant Association 2005
January - June
2005
July - December
2006
January - June
19.00
2006
July - December
Total 19.00