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January 2011 Special Session Assembly Bill 8

Relating To: Relating to: the authority of a state agency to promulgate rules interpreting the provisions of a statute enforced or administered by the agency and to implement or enforce any standard, requirement, or threshold as a term or condition of a license issued by the state agency; gubernatorial approval of proposed administrative rules; economic impact analyses of proposed rules and emergency rules; and venue in a declaratory judgment action seeking judicial review of the validity of an administrative rule and in an action in which the sole defendant is the state.
Bill Text and History
2011 Wisconsin Act 21
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Lobbying Principals

Principal Name Notified Date Communication Date Comments Supporting Documentation  
Aggregate Producers of Wisconsin Inc Notified Date 1/21/2011 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
For
Report Date
1/21/2011

Alliant Energy Notified Date 1/25/2011 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
For
Report Date
1/25/2011

American Petroleum Institute Notified Date 1/28/2011 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
For
Report Date
1/28/2011

Associated General Contractors of Wisconsin Inc Notified Date 1/25/2011 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
For
Report Date
1/25/2011

Brotherhood of Locomotive Engineers and Trainmen Notified Date 5/13/2011 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
Against
Report Date
5/13/2011

Clean Wisconsin Inc Notified Date 1/21/2011 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
Against
Report Date
1/21/2011

Cooperative Network Association Notified Date 2/1/2011 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
None
Report Date
2/1/2011

Dairy Business Association Notified Date 1/25/2011 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
For
Report Date
2/2/2011

Other
Report Date
1/25/2011

Disability Rights Wisconsin Notified Date 4/13/2011 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
Other
Report Date
4/13/2011

Fox Cities Chamber of Commerce & Industry Notified Date 1/25/2011 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
For
Report Date
2/3/2011

None
Report Date
1/25/2011

Koch Companies Public Sector, LLC Notified Date 1/25/2011 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
For
Report Date
1/25/2011

League of Wisconsin Municipalities Notified Date 2/9/2011 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
For
Report Date
2/9/2011

League of Women Voters of Wisconsin Education Fund Inc Notified Date 1/20/2011 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
Against
Report Date
1/20/2011

Supporting Documentation
20110119_164718_LWV statement on rule_making.pdf

Legal Action of Wisconsin, Inc Notified Date 2/1/2011 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
Against
Report Date
2/1/2011

Marten Transport Notified Date 1/25/2011 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
For
Report Date
1/25/2011

Metropolitan Milwaukee Association of Commerce Notified Date 1/24/2011 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
For
Report Date
1/24/2011

Midwest Environmental Advocates, Inc. Notified Date 2/3/2011 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
Against
Report Date
2/3/2011

Supporting Documentation
20110203_100821_1-25-2011 MEA AB8 227 Comments.pdf

Midwest Food Processors Association Inc Notified Date 1/25/2011 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
For
Report Date
1/25/2011

National Federation of Independent Business Notified Date 1/25/2011 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
None
Report Date
1/25/2011

Safari Club International, Wisconsin Chapters Notified Date 2/9/2011 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
For
Report Date
2/9/2011

Schneider National Inc Notified Date 1/25/2011 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
For
Report Date
1/25/2011

Sentry Insurance Group Notified Date 1/28/2011 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
None
Report Date
1/28/2011

Sierra Club - John Muir Chapter Notified Date 1/20/2011 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
Against
Report Date
1/20/2011

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United Transportation Union Notified Date 2/14/2011 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
Against
Report Date
2/14/2011

Wal-Mart Notified Date 1/28/2011 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
For
Report Date
1/28/2011

Wisconsin Automobile & Truck Dealers Association Inc Notified Date 1/31/2011 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
For
Report Date
1/31/2011

Wisconsin Bankers Association Notified Date 2/5/2011 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
For
Report Date
2/5/2011

Wisconsin Bear Hunters Association Notified Date 2/9/2011 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
For
Report Date
2/9/2011

Wisconsin Builders Association Notified Date 1/24/2011 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
For
Report Date
1/24/2011

Wisconsin Cheese Makers Association Notified Date 2/9/2011 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
For
Report Date
2/9/2011

Wisconsin Coalition of Independent Living Centers Notified Date 4/19/2011 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
Other
Report Date
5/19/2011

For
Report Date
4/19/2011

Wisconsin Credit Union League Notified Date 2/10/2011 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
None
Report Date
2/10/2011

Wisconsin Democracy Campaign Notified Date 1/25/2011 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
Against
Report Date
1/25/2011

Wisconsin Economic Development Association Notified Date 2/1/2011 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
For
Report Date
2/1/2011

Wisconsin Education Association Council Notified Date 1/20/2011 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
Other
Report Date
1/20/2011

Wisconsin Engine Manufacturer & Distributor Alliance (WEMDA) Notified Date 1/25/2011 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
For
Report Date
1/25/2011

Wisconsin Grocers Association, Inc. Notified Date 1/25/2011 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
For
Report Date
1/25/2011

Wisconsin Independent Businesses Inc Notified Date 1/21/2011 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
For
Report Date
1/21/2011

Wisconsin Industrial Energy Group Inc Notified Date 1/31/2011 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
For
Report Date
1/31/2011

Wisconsin League of Conservation Voters (WLCV) Notified Date 1/20/2011 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
Against
Report Date
1/20/2011

Wisconsin Manufacturers & Commerce Notified Date 1/20/2011 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
For
Report Date
1/20/2011

Comments
Special session legislation relating to administrative rulemaking reform
Wisconsin Motor Carriers Association Notified Date 1/26/2011 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
For
Report Date
1/26/2011

Wisconsin Paper Council Notified Date 1/25/2011 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
For
Report Date
1/25/2011

Wisconsin Petroleum Marketers & Convenience Store Association Notified Date 1/29/2011 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
For
Report Date
1/29/2011

Wisconsin Realtors Association Notified Date 1/31/2011 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
For
Report Date
1/31/2011

Wisconsin Restaurant Association Notified Date 1/20/2011 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
For
Report Date
1/20/2011

Wisconsin Transportation Builders Association Notified Date 1/20/2011 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
For
Report Date
1/20/2011

Wisconsin Utilities Association Inc Notified Date 2/9/2011 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
For
Report Date
2/9/2011

Wisconsin Utility Investors Inc Notified Date 1/25/2011 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
For
Report Date
1/25/2011

Wisconsin Wildlife Federation Notified Date 2/3/2011 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
Against
Report Date
2/3/2011

Comments
As drafted, the bill will make it virtually impossible to adopt new or changed hunting, fishing and trapping regulations that hunters, anglers and trappers support

Lobbying Efforts

  2011
January - June
2011
July - December
2012
January - June
2012
July - December
Total
Total Hours Of Effort On This Matter 2011
January - June
1210.00
2011
July - December
2012
January - June
2012
July - December
Total 1210.00
Aggregate Producers of Wisconsin Inc 2011
January - June
53.00
2011
July - December
2012
January - June
2012
July - December
Total 53.00
Clean Wisconsin Inc 2011
January - June
14.00
2011
July - December
2012
January - June
2012
July - December
Total 14.00
Dairy Business Association 2011
January - June
49.00
2011
July - December
2012
January - June
2012
July - December
Total 49.00
Fox Cities Chamber of Commerce & Industry 2011
January - June
4.00
2011
July - December
2012
January - June
2012
July - December
Total 4.00
Koch Companies Public Sector, LLC 2011
January - June
27.00
2011
July - December
2012
January - June
2012
July - December
Total 27.00
Legal Action of Wisconsin, Inc 2011
January - June
2.00
2011
July - December
2012
January - June
2012
July - December
Total 2.00
Metropolitan Milwaukee Association of Commerce 2011
January - June
5.00
2011
July - December
2012
January - June
2012
July - December
Total 5.00
Midwest Environmental Advocates, Inc. 2011
January - June
4.00
2011
July - December
2012
January - June
2012
July - December
Total 4.00
Midwest Food Processors Association Inc 2011
January - June
75.00
2011
July - December
2012
January - June
2012
July - December
Total 75.00
United Transportation Union 2011
January - June
37.00
2011
July - December
2012
January - June
2012
July - December
Total 37.00
Wal-Mart 2011
January - June
7.00
2011
July - December
2012
January - June
2012
July - December
Total 7.00
Wisconsin Bankers Association 2011
January - June
11.00
2011
July - December
2012
January - June
2012
July - December
Total 11.00
Wisconsin Bear Hunters Association 2011
January - June
13.00
2011
July - December
2012
January - June
2012
July - December
Total 13.00
Wisconsin Builders Association 2011
January - June
28.00
2011
July - December
2012
January - June
2012
July - December
Total 28.00
Wisconsin Cheese Makers Association 2011
January - June
8.00
2011
July - December
2012
January - June
2012
July - December
Total 8.00
Wisconsin Coalition of Independent Living Centers 2011
January - June
1.00
2011
July - December
2012
January - June
2012
July - December
Total 1.00
Wisconsin Credit Union League 2011
January - June
6.00
2011
July - December
2012
January - June
2012
July - December
Total 6.00
Wisconsin Economic Development Association 2011
January - June
24.00
2011
July - December
2012
January - June
2012
July - December
Total 24.00
Wisconsin Education Association Council 2011
January - June
187.00
2011
July - December
2012
January - June
2012
July - December
Total 187.00
Wisconsin Engine Manufacturer & Distributor Alliance (WEMDA) 2011
January - June
3.00
2011
July - December
2012
January - June
2012
July - December
Total 3.00
Wisconsin Independent Businesses Inc 2011
January - June
230.00
2011
July - December
2012
January - June
2012
July - December
Total 230.00
Wisconsin Industrial Energy Group Inc 2011
January - June
6.00
2011
July - December
2012
January - June
2012
July - December
Total 6.00
Wisconsin Manufacturers & Commerce 2011
January - June
407.00
2011
July - December
2012
January - June
2012
July - December
Total 407.00
Wisconsin Paper Council 2011
January - June
8.00
2011
July - December
2012
January - June
2012
July - December
Total 8.00
Wisconsin Utilities Association Inc 2011
January - June
1.00
2011
July - December
2012
January - June
2012
July - December
Total 1.00