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Senate Bill 5

Relating To: Relating to: restrictions on the use and sale of fertilizer containing phosphorus and other turf fertilizer and providing a penalty.
Bill Text and History
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Lobbying Principals

Principal Name Notified Date Communication Date Comments Supporting Documentation  
Alliance of Wisconsin Retailers, LLC Notified Date 2/9/2009 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
Against
Report Date
2/9/2009

CropLife America (formerly American Crop Protection Association) Notified Date 2/11/2009 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
Other
Report Date
2/11/2009

Dane County Notified Date 1/27/2009 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
For
Report Date
1/27/2009

Lac du Flambeau Band of Lake Superior Chippewa Indians Notified Date 2/12/2009 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
For
Report Date
2/12/2009

League of Women Voters of Wisconsin Inc Notified Date 2/6/2009 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
For
Report Date
2/6/2009

Metropolitan Builders Association of Greater Milwaukee Notified Date 3/5/2009 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
For
Report Date
3/5/2009

Comments
restrictions on the use and sale of fertilizer containing phosphorus and other turf fertilizer and providing a penalty.
Midwest Food Processors Association Inc Notified Date 2/5/2009 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
None
Report Date
2/5/2009

Midwest Hardware Association Inc Notified Date 2/10/2009 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
Other
Report Date
2/10/2009

Milwaukee Metropolitan Sewerage District Notified Date 1/29/2009 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
For
Report Date
1/29/2009

Nature Conservancy - Wisconsin Chapter, The Notified Date 4/27/2009 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
For
Report Date
4/27/2009

Scotts Miracle - Gro Company Notified Date 2/12/2009 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
For
Report Date
2/12/2009

Sierra Club - John Muir Chapter Notified Date 2/21/2009 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
For
Report Date
2/21/2009

Comments
Restrictions on the use and sale of fertilizer containing phosphorus and other turf fertilizer and providing a penalty.
Supporting Documentation
20090220_192502_Phosphorus_testimony_021109.doc

Wisconsin Agribusiness Council Notified Date 2/10/2009 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
Other
Report Date
2/10/2009

Wisconsin Association of Lakes Inc Notified Date 1/29/2009 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
For
Report Date
1/29/2009

Wisconsin Builders Association Notified Date 1/16/2009 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
For
Report Date
1/16/2009

Wisconsin Environment, Inc. Notified Date 5/5/2009 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
For
Report Date
5/5/2009

Comments
Wisconsin Environment supports restricting phosphorus in fertilizer to prevent algae blooms and further degradation of waterways.
Wisconsin Environmental Decade Inc Notified Date 1/22/2009 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
For
Report Date
1/22/2009

Wisconsin League of Conservation Voters (WLCV) Notified Date 1/16/2009 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
For
Report Date
1/16/2009

Wisconsin Manufacturers & Commerce Notified Date 1/28/2009 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
None
Report Date
1/28/2009

Wisconsin Nurses Association Notified Date 2/5/2009 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
For
Report Date
2/5/2009

Wisconsin Realtors Association Notified Date 2/9/2009 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
Other
Report Date
2/9/2009

Wisconsin Wildlife Federation Notified Date 2/16/2009 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
For
Report Date
2/16/2009

Comments
Portects water quality and fish and wildlife habitat important to anglers and hunters

Lobbying Efforts

  2009
January - June
2009
July - December
2010
January - June
2010
July - December
Total
Total Hours Of Effort On This Matter 2009
January - June
117.00
2009
July - December
2010
January - June
9.00
2010
July - December
6.00
Total 132.00
Dane County 2009
January - June
39.00
2009
July - December
2010
January - June
2010
July - December
Total 39.00
Lac du Flambeau Band of Lake Superior Chippewa Indians 2009
January - June
11.00
2009
July - December
2010
January - June
6.00
2010
July - December
6.00
Total 23.00
Milwaukee Metropolitan Sewerage District 2009
January - June
15.00
2009
July - December
2010
January - June
2010
July - December
Total 15.00
Nature Conservancy - Wisconsin Chapter, The 2009
January - June
5.00
2009
July - December
2010
January - June
3.00
2010
July - December
Total 8.00
Scotts Miracle - Gro Company 2009
January - June
24.00
2009
July - December
2010
January - June
2010
July - December
Total 24.00
Wisconsin Environment, Inc. 2009
January - June
23.00
2009
July - December
2010
January - June
2010
July - December
Total 23.00