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Senate Bill 74

Relating To: Relating to: eliminating substitution of judges in criminal matters.
Bill Text and History
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Lobbying Principals

Principal Name Notified Date Communication Date Comments Supporting Documentation  
League of Women Voters of Wisconsin Education Fund Inc Notified Date 6/8/2011 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
Against
Report Date
6/8/2011

Comments
It is important for criminal defendants to have the right to substitute judges one time. There are often very good reasons not to want a particular judge to hear one's case. This is a defendant's final protection before actual trial.
Milwaukee Police Association Notified Date 5/3/2011 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
For
Report Date
5/3/2011

State Bar of Wisconsin Notified Date 4/29/2011 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
Other
Report Date
6/14/2011

Comments
The State Bar of Wisconsin does not oppose SB 74 as long as Senate Amendment 1 is retained. The SBW opposes this bill in its original unamended form and opposes AB 109 unless amended.
Against
Report Date
4/29/2011

Wisconsin Coalition Against Sexual Assault Notified Date 5/2/2011 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
For
Report Date
5/2/2011

Wisconsin Sheriffs and Deputy Sheriffs Association Notified Date 6/8/2011 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
For
Report Date
6/8/2011

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
1.00
2011
July - December
1.00
2012
January - June
2012
July - December
Total 2.00
Wisconsin Coalition Against Sexual Assault 2011
January - June
1.00
2011
July - December
1.00
2012
January - June
2012
July - December
Total 2.00