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Senate Bill 235

Relating To: Relating to: limiting disclosure of information gathered by news persons.
Bill Text and History
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Lobbying Principals

Principal Name Notified Date Communication Date Comments Supporting Documentation  
State Bar of Wisconsin Notified Date 1/21/2010 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
Against
Report Date
1/21/2010

Comments
While the IRR section supports protecting news reporters from being compelled to disclose confidential sources, proposed Section 885.14(a)(4) would make it unduly difficult for litigants to obtain non-confidential information from news organizations.
Wisconsin Broadcasters Association Notified Date 7/13/2009 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
For
Report Date
7/13/2009

Wisconsin Newspaper Association Notified Date 6/30/2009 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
For
Report Date
6/30/2009

Wisconsin Professional Police Association Notified Date 11/30/2009 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
None
Report Date
11/30/2009

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
17.00
2009
July - December
15.00
2010
January - June
19.00
2010
July - December
Total 51.00
Wisconsin Broadcasters Association 2009
January - June
2009
July - December
2010
January - June
8.00
2010
July - December
Total 8.00
Wisconsin Newspaper Association 2009
January - June
17.00
2009
July - December
15.00
2010
January - June
11.00
2010
July - December
Total 43.00