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Senate Bill 62

Relating To: Relating to: state finances and appropriations and making diverse other changes in the statutes.
Bill Text and History
2009 Wisconsin Act 2
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Lobbying Principals

Principal Name Notified Date Communication Date Comments Supporting Documentation  
Alliance of Wisconsin Retailers, LLC Notified Date 2/27/2009 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
Other
Report Date
2/27/2009

Comments
Opposed to combined reporting.
Altria Client Services Inc Notified Date 2/18/2009 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
Against
Report Date
2/18/2009

American Petroleum Institute Notified Date 2/19/2009 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
Against
Report Date
2/19/2009

Comments
opposed to combined reporting
Americans For Prosperity Notified Date 3/9/2009 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
Against
Report Date
3/9/2009

Ameritech (Wis Bell Inc) Notified Date 3/10/2009 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
Other
Report Date
3/10/2009

Apple Notified Date 2/19/2009 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
Other
Report Date
2/19/2009

Comments
Digital Download Tax Assessment
Aurora Health Care Inc Notified Date 2/17/2009 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
None
Report Date
2/17/2009

Bank One Wisconsin Notified Date 2/23/2009 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
None
Report Date
2/23/2009

BEST Energies, Inc Notified Date 3/10/2009 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
Other
Report Date
3/10/2009

Comments
Biofuels
Blue Cross/Blue Shield United of Wisconsin Notified Date 2/24/2009 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
None
Report Date
2/24/2009

Childrens Health System Inc Notified Date 2/21/2009 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
For
Report Date
2/21/2009

Citigroup Management Corporation Notified Date 7/30/2009 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
None
Report Date
7/30/2009

City of Milwaukee Notified Date 2/24/2009 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
Other
Report Date
2/24/2009

Community Bankers of Wisconsin Notified Date 2/20/2009 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
Other
Report Date
2/20/2009

Competitive Wisconsin Inc Notified Date 3/18/2009 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
None
Report Date
3/18/2009

Covenant Healthcare System Inc Notified Date 2/20/2009 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
For
Report Date
2/20/2009

Dairy Business Association Notified Date 2/23/2009 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
None
Report Date
2/23/2009

Fox Cities Chamber of Commerce & Industry Notified Date 2/17/2009 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
None
Report Date
2/17/2009

Froedtert and Community Health (Formerly Froedtert Memorial Lutheran Hospital) Notified Date 2/25/2009 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
None
Report Date
2/25/2009

Gold'n Plump Notified Date 2/19/2009 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
None
Report Date
2/19/2009

Green Bay Area Chamber of Commerce Notified Date 2/18/2009 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
None
Report Date
2/18/2009

Gundersen Lutheran Administrative Services, Inc Notified Date 8/17/2009 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
Other
Report Date
8/17/2009

Comments
State finances/appropriations/changes in statutes
International Union of Operating Engineers Local #139 Notified Date 2/18/2009 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
Other
Report Date
2/18/2009

Kimberly-Clark Corporation Notified Date 2/19/2009 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
Against
Report Date
2/19/2009

Comments
Oppose inclusion in the "stimulus" bill of combined reporting for state corporate income tax.
Kraft Foods Global, Inc Notified Date 2/25/2009 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
Other
Report Date
2/25/2009

Legal Action of Wisconsin, Inc Notified Date 2/25/2009 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
For
Report Date
2/25/2009

Liberty Mutual Group Notified Date 2/17/2009 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
Against
Report Date
2/17/2009

Comments
Combined Reporting
Madison Area Mechanical, Sheet Metal and Plumbing Contractors Assn. Notified Date 3/12/2009 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
Other
Report Date
3/12/2009

Comments
Any changes to state construction bid delivery statutes
Microsoft Corporation Notified Date 2/25/2009 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
Other
Report Date
2/25/2009

Comments
Tax Policies
MillerCoors LLC Notified Date 2/18/2009 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
Other
Report Date
2/18/2009

Milwaukee Area Technical College Notified Date 2/23/2009 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
None
Report Date
2/23/2009

NextEra Energy Resources (formerly FPL Energy Services, Inc.) Notified Date 2/27/2009 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
None
Report Date
2/27/2009

Northwestern Mutual Notified Date 2/24/2009 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
Other
Report Date
2/24/2009

Comments
Regarding Combined Reporting and Related Entity Transaction Provisions
Outagamie County Board of Supervisors Notified Date 2/17/2009 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
None
Report Date
2/17/2009

PepsiCo, Inc. Notified Date 2/25/2009 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
Other
Report Date
2/25/2009

Comments
Tax Policies
Plum Creek Timber Company Inc Notified Date 3/18/2009 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
None
Report Date
3/18/2009

Pro-Life Wisconsin Notified Date 2/23/2009 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
Other
Report Date
2/23/2009

Comments
PLW supported Assembly Amendment 27 to SB 62: prohibiting disbursement of Medicaid funds generated from the hospital assessment to hospitals/clinics that perform abortions in the 2nd or 3rd trimester of pregnancy or both.
RENEW Wisconsin Notified Date 2/18/2009 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
Other
Report Date
2/18/2009

Comments
Supports labor training for green jobs.
United States Cellular Corporation Notified Date 2/23/2009 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
None
Report Date
2/23/2009

United Transportation Union Notified Date 2/18/2009 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
None
Report Date
2/18/2009

Wal-Mart Stores Inc Notified Date 3/18/2009 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
None
Report Date
3/18/2009

Waste Management Inc Notified Date 2/23/2009 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
Against
Report Date
2/23/2009

Wisconsin Academy of Family Physicians Notified Date 2/23/2009 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
None
Report Date
2/23/2009

Wisconsin Association of Mortgage Brokers Notified Date 2/19/2009 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
None
Report Date
2/19/2009

Wisconsin Bankers Association Notified Date 2/18/2009 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
Other
Report Date
2/18/2009

Wisconsin Cheese Makers Association Notified Date 2/25/2009 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
For
Report Date
2/25/2009

Wisconsin Cluster of YMCAs Executive Committee Notified Date 2/27/2009 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
None
Report Date
2/27/2009

Wisconsin Council on Children & Families Notified Date 2/18/2009 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
None
Report Date
2/18/2009

Wisconsin Economic Development Association Notified Date 2/25/2009 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
None
Report Date
2/25/2009

Wisconsin Education Association Council Notified Date 2/17/2009 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
For
Report Date
2/17/2009

Wisconsin Health and Hospital Association Inc Notified Date 2/18/2009 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
None
Report Date
2/18/2009

Wisconsin Health Care Association Inc Notified Date 2/19/2009 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
Other
Report Date
2/19/2009

Comments
WHCA reviewed the provisions of SB 62.
Wisconsin Independent Businesses Inc Notified Date 2/19/2009 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
None
Report Date
2/19/2009

Wisconsin Innkeepers Association Notified Date 2/18/2009 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
Other
Report Date
2/18/2009

Wisconsin Insurance Alliance Notified Date 2/19/2009 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
Against
Report Date
2/19/2009

Wisconsin Manufactured Housing Association Notified Date 7/22/2009 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
Other
Report Date
7/22/2009

Wisconsin Manufacturers & Commerce Notified Date 2/18/2009 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
None
Report Date
2/18/2009

Wisconsin Mortgage Bankers Association Notified Date 2/25/2009 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
None
Report Date
2/25/2009

Wisconsin Paper Council Notified Date 2/19/2009 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
Against
Report Date
2/19/2009

Wisconsin Physicians Service Insurance Corporation (WPS) Notified Date 2/23/2009 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
None
Report Date
2/23/2009

Wisconsin Public Interest Research Group (WISPIRG) Notified Date 6/30/2009 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
Other
Report Date
6/30/2009

Comments
In support of "combined reporting" provisions
Wisconsin Rental Housing Legislative Council Notified Date 2/21/2009 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
For
Report Date
2/21/2009

Comments
Adjustments in the CCAP provisions of the bill. General support for other new housing proposals, and mortgage regulations.
Wisconsin Society of Architects Notified Date 3/16/2009 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
None
Report Date
3/16/2009

Wisconsin State AFL-CIO Notified Date 2/18/2009 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
For
Report Date
2/18/2009

Wisconsin State Council of Carpenters Notified Date 7/31/2009 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
For
Report Date
7/31/2009

Wisconsin State Telecommunications Association Notified Date 2/17/2009 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
Other
Report Date
2/17/2009

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
954.00
2009
July - December
2010
January - June
2010
July - December
Total 954.00
Altria Client Services Inc 2009
January - June
19.00
2009
July - December
2010
January - June
2010
July - December
Total 19.00
Americans For Prosperity 2009
January - June
137.00
2009
July - December
2010
January - June
2010
July - December
Total 137.00
Ameritech (Wis Bell Inc) 2009
January - June
68.00
2009
July - December
2010
January - June
2010
July - December
Total 68.00
Apple 2009
January - June
24.00
2009
July - December
2010
January - June
2010
July - December
Total 24.00
Aurora Health Care Inc 2009
January - June
78.00
2009
July - December
2010
January - June
2010
July - December
Total 78.00
Bank One Wisconsin 2009
January - June
10.00
2009
July - December
2010
January - June
2010
July - December
Total 10.00
Childrens Health System Inc 2009
January - June
36.00
2009
July - December
2010
January - June
2010
July - December
Total 36.00
Citigroup Management Corporation 2009
January - June
10.00
2009
July - December
2010
January - June
2010
July - December
Total 10.00
Community Bankers of Wisconsin 2009
January - June
52.00
2009
July - December
2010
January - June
2010
July - December
Total 52.00
Covenant Healthcare System Inc 2009
January - June
48.00
2009
July - December
2010
January - June
2010
July - December
Total 48.00
Fox Cities Chamber of Commerce & Industry 2009
January - June
2.00
2009
July - December
2010
January - June
2010
July - December
Total 2.00
Froedtert and Community Health (Formerly Froedtert Memorial Lutheran Hospital) 2009
January - June
49.00
2009
July - December
2010
January - June
2010
July - December
Total 49.00
Green Bay Area Chamber of Commerce 2009
January - June
23.00
2009
July - December
2010
January - June
2010
July - December
Total 23.00
Kimberly-Clark Corporation 2009
January - June
46.00
2009
July - December
2010
January - June
2010
July - December
Total 46.00
Liberty Mutual Group 2009
January - June
14.00
2009
July - December
2010
January - June
2010
July - December
Total 14.00
Microsoft Corporation 2009
January - June
2.00
2009
July - December
2010
January - June
2010
July - December
Total 2.00
MillerCoors LLC 2009
January - June
4.00
2009
July - December
2010
January - June
2010
July - December
Total 4.00
Milwaukee Area Technical College 2009
January - June
19.00
2009
July - December
2010
January - June
2010
July - December
Total 19.00
NextEra Energy Resources (formerly FPL Energy Services, Inc.) 2009
January - June
10.00
2009
July - December
2010
January - June
2010
July - December
Total 10.00
Northwestern Mutual 2009
January - June
59.00
2009
July - December
2010
January - June
2010
July - December
Total 59.00
PepsiCo, Inc. 2009
January - June
32.00
2009
July - December
2010
January - June
2010
July - December
Total 32.00
Pro-Life Wisconsin 2009
January - June
23.00
2009
July - December
2010
January - June
2010
July - December
Total 23.00
United States Cellular Corporation 2009
January - June
10.00
2009
July - December
2010
January - June
2010
July - December
Total 10.00
Wal-Mart Stores Inc 2009
January - June
10.00
2009
July - December
2010
January - June
2010
July - December
Total 10.00
Wisconsin Association of Mortgage Brokers 2009
January - June
6.00
2009
July - December
2010
January - June
2010
July - December
Total 6.00
Wisconsin Cheese Makers Association 2009
January - June
24.00
2009
July - December
2010
January - June
2010
July - December
Total 24.00
Wisconsin Health Care Association Inc 2009
January - June
5.00
2009
July - December
2010
January - June
2010
July - December
Total 5.00
Wisconsin Manufactured Housing Association 2009
January - June
3.00
2009
July - December
2010
January - June
2010
July - December
Total 3.00
Wisconsin State AFL-CIO 2009
January - June
131.00
2009
July - December
2010
January - June
2010
July - December
Total 131.00