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Assembly Bill 126

Relating To: Relating to: carrying a concealed weapon; licenses authorizing persons to carry concealed weapons; possessing or transporting a firearm, bow, or crossbow under certain circumstances; disorderly conduct limitations; photographic identification cards for former law enforcement officers; providing an exemption from emergency rule procedures; requiring the exercise of rule-making authority; making appropriations; and providing penalties.
Bill Text and History
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Lobbying Principals

Principal Name Notified Date Communication Date Comments Supporting Documentation  
Advanced Disposal, Inc. (formerly Veolia ES Solid Waste, Inc.) Notified Date 5/27/2011 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
Other
Report Date
5/27/2011

City of Milwaukee Notified Date 5/17/2011 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
Other
Report Date
5/17/2011

Comments
For Information Only.
Columbia-St. Marys Inc Notified Date 5/17/2011 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
Against
Report Date
5/17/2011

Community Bankers of Wisconsin Notified Date 7/29/2011 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
Other
Report Date
7/30/2011

Other
Report Date
7/29/2011

Dane County Notified Date 5/14/2011 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
Against
Report Date
5/14/2011

Domtar Industries Inc. Notified Date 6/2/2011 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
None
Report Date
6/2/2011

Extendicare Health Services Inc Notified Date 6/1/2011 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
Other
Report Date
6/1/2011

Comments
Clarify that owners\operators can prohibit weapons in long-term care facilities licensed, registered or certified by the Dept. Health Services (nursing homes, CBRFs, RCACs and Adult Family Homes).
FiveStar Quality Care Inc Notified Date 6/1/2011 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
Other
Report Date
6/1/2011

Comments
Clarify that owners\operators can prohibit weapons in long-term care facilities licensed, registered or certified by the Dept. Health Services (nursing homes, CBRFs, RCACs and Adult Family Homes).
Froedtert Health Notified Date 6/6/2011 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
Other
Report Date
6/6/2011

General Electric Company Notified Date 5/27/2011 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
Other
Report Date
5/27/2011

Gundersen Lutheran Administrative Services, Inc Notified Date 5/16/2011 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
Other
Report Date
5/16/2011

Comments
Relating to carrying a concealed weapon
HCR Manor Care Notified Date 6/1/2011 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
Other
Report Date
6/1/2011

Comments
Clarify that owners\operators can prohibit weapons in long-term care facilities licensed, registered or certified by the Dept. Health Services (nursing homes, CBRFs, RCACs and Adult Family Homes).
Kindred Healthcare Notified Date 6/1/2011 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
Other
Report Date
6/1/2011

Comments
Clarify that owners\operators can prohibit weapons in long-term care facilities licensed, registered or certified by the Dept. Health Services (nursing homes, CBRFs, RCACs and Adult Family Homes).
Kraft Foods Global, Inc Notified Date 5/26/2011 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
Other
Report Date
5/26/2011

Leading Age Wisconsin (formerly WI Assn of Homes & Services for the Aging Inc) Notified Date 6/1/2011 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
Other
Report Date
6/1/2011

Comments
WAHSA cannot take a position unless it is clarified as to whether nursing homes, assisted living facilities and senior apartments have the option to permit or prohibit the carrying of concealed weapons in their facilities.
League of Wisconsin Municipalities Notified Date 5/17/2011 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
Against
Report Date
5/17/2011

Lutheran Office for Public Policy in Wisconsin Notified Date 5/24/2011 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
Other
Report Date
5/24/2011

Comments
Places of Worship should be on the exemption list.
Madison Area Technical College Notified Date 5/19/2011 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
Against
Report Date
5/19/2011

Comments
Madison Area Technical College strongly urges state lawmakers to exempt all property of the institution from any legislation allowing state residents to legally carry concealed weapons.
Supporting Documentation
20110518_152917_Concealed Weapons_LobbyingStatementDRAFT.doc

Marquette University Notified Date 5/10/2011 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
None
Report Date
5/10/2011

Milwaukee County Notified Date 6/3/2011 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
Against
Report Date
6/3/2011

Ministry Health Care Notified Date 5/14/2011 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
Other
Report Date
5/14/2011

Supporting Documentation
20110513_163552_Assembly testimony.doc

National Association of Social Workers - Wisconsin Chapter Notified Date 5/10/2011 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
Against
Report Date
5/10/2011

National Rifle Association of America Notified Date 5/24/2011 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
For
Report Date
5/24/2011

Comments
Personal Protection Act - concealed carry, authorization, possession and transport Entered 5/24/11
Planned Parenthood Advocates of Wisconsin Notified Date 5/27/2011 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
Against
Report Date
5/27/2011

Planned Parenthood of Wisconsin Inc Notified Date 5/27/2011 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
Against
Report Date
5/27/2011

PROFS Inc Notified Date 5/17/2011 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
Against
Report Date
5/17/2011

Residential Services Association of Wisconsin Notified Date 6/1/2011 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
Other
Report Date
6/1/2011

Comments
Clarify that owners\operators can prohibit weapons in long-term care facilities licensed, registered or certified by the Dept. Health Services (nursing homes, CBRFs, RCACs and Adult Family Homes).
Safari Club International, Wisconsin Chapters Notified Date 5/13/2011 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
For
Report Date
5/13/2011

United Council of UW Students Notified Date 6/27/2011 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
Against
Report Date
6/27/2011

www.unitedcouncil.net
Waste Management Notified Date 5/24/2011 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
Other
Report Date
5/24/2011

Comments
Trespass should apply to a gun carrier who enters or refuses to leave private commercial property after being notified that firearms are prohibited. The bill exempts outdoor portions of commercial property from trespass laws.
WAVE Educational Fund Notified Date 5/11/2011 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
Against
Report Date
5/11/2011

Wheaton Franciscan Healthcare Notified Date 5/12/2011 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
Other
Report Date
5/12/2011

Wi~Force (Wisconsin Firearm Owners, Ranges, Clubs & Educators, Inc.) Notified Date 5/13/2011 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
For
Report Date
5/13/2011

Wisconsin Academy of Family Physicians Notified Date 5/24/2011 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
Other
Report Date
5/24/2011

Wisconsin Assisted Living Association Notified Date 6/1/2011 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
Other
Report Date
6/1/2011

Comments
Clarify that owners\operators can prohibit weapons in long-term care facilities licensed, registered or certified by the Dept. Health Services (nursing homes, CBRFs, RCACs and Adult Family Homes).
Wisconsin Association of Family & Childrens Agencies Notified Date 5/13/2011 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
Other
Report Date
5/13/2011

Wisconsin Association of Independent Colleges and Universities Notified Date 5/12/2011 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
None
Report Date
5/12/2011

Wisconsin Association of Local Health Departments and Boards Notified Date 5/24/2011 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
Against
Report Date
5/24/2011

Wisconsin Association of School Boards Inc Notified Date 7/11/2011 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
Other
Report Date
7/11/2011

Wisconsin Bankers Association Notified Date 5/12/2011 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
Other
Report Date
5/12/2011

Wisconsin Bear Hunters Association Notified Date 5/13/2011 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
For
Report Date
5/13/2011

Wisconsin Bowhunters Association Notified Date 5/12/2011 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
None
Report Date
5/12/2011

Wisconsin Broadcasters Association Notified Date 5/13/2011 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
Against
Report Date
5/13/2011

Comments
The WBA opposes sealing the identity of the license holder. We believe the identities of the license holders should be made public.
Wisconsin Catholic Conference Notified Date 5/12/2011 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
Against
Report Date
5/12/2011

Wisconsin Chiefs of Police Association Inc Notified Date 5/11/2011 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
Against
Report Date
5/11/2011

Wisconsin Coalition Against Domestic Violence Notified Date 5/14/2011 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
Against
Report Date
5/14/2011

Wisconsin Coalition of Independent Living Centers Notified Date 6/28/2011 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
Other
Report Date
6/28/2011

Wisconsin Council of Churches Notified Date 5/12/2011 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
Against
Report Date
5/12/2011

Wisconsin Council on Children & Families Notified Date 5/18/2011 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
Against
Report Date
5/20/2011

Comments
www.wccf.org/pdf/SB90_SB93_AB126_concealed_weapon_051211.pdf
Against
Report Date
5/18/2011

Supporting Documentation
20110518_123836_SB 90 AB 126 w permit SB 93 kt.pdf

Wisconsin Counties Association Notified Date 5/16/2011 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
Against
Report Date
5/16/2011

Wisconsin County Police Association Notified Date 5/12/2011 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
None
Report Date
5/12/2011

Wisconsin Credit Union League Notified Date 5/11/2011 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
None
Report Date
5/11/2011

Wisconsin Education Association Council Notified Date 5/12/2011 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
Other
Report Date
5/12/2011

Comments
WEAC believes gun-free school zones should be maintained under Wisconsin law.
Wisconsin Gun Owners, Inc. Notified Date 5/12/2011 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
Other
Report Date
5/12/2011

Comments
Permit-to-carry bill being used to block true Constitutional Carry.
www.wisconsingunowners.org
Wisconsin Hospital Association Inc (WHA) Notified Date 5/10/2011 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
None
Report Date
5/10/2011

Wisconsin Hotel and Lodging Association Notified Date 6/2/2011 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
Other
Report Date
6/2/2011

Wisconsin Manufacturers & Commerce Notified Date 5/12/2011 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
Other
Report Date
5/12/2011

Wisconsin Medical Society Notified Date 5/12/2011 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
Against
Report Date
5/12/2011

Comments
The Society’s policy states that concealed carry legislation should be enacted only after data find a net public health benefit from such a law.
Wisconsin Newspaper Association Notified Date 5/31/2011 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
Against
Report Date
5/31/2011

Comments
Oppose the sealing of identities of individuals licensed to carry a concealed weapon. Would like to have statistical information maintained by DOJ available to the public upon request.
Wisconsin Nurses Association Notified Date 6/25/2011 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
Against
Report Date
6/25/2011

Wisconsin Professional Police Association Notified Date 5/18/2011 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
Against
Report Date
5/23/2011

Other
Report Date
5/18/2011

Wisconsin Public Health Association Notified Date 5/24/2011 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
Against
Report Date
5/24/2011

Wisconsin Restaurant Association Notified Date 5/21/2011 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
None
Report Date
5/21/2011

Wisconsin School Social Workers Association Notified Date 5/17/2011 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
Against
Report Date
5/17/2011

Wisconsin Sheriffs and Deputy Sheriffs Association Notified Date 5/15/2011 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
Against
Report Date
6/7/2011

Other
Report Date
5/15/2011

Wisconsin Technical College District Boards Association Inc Notified Date 5/20/2011 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
None
Report Date
5/20/2011

Wisconsin Troopers Association Inc Notified Date 5/18/2011 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
None
Report Date
5/18/2011

Wisconsin Wildlife Federation Notified Date 6/13/2011 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
For
Report Date
6/13/2011

Comments
Support with background check and concealed carry training; protection of Second Amendment Rights

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
645.00
2011
July - December
221.00
2012
January - June
2012
July - December
Total 866.00
Columbia-St. Marys Inc 2011
January - June
4.00
2011
July - December
2012
January - June
2012
July - December
Total 4.00
Dane County 2011
January - June
37.00
2011
July - December
2012
January - June
2012
July - December
Total 37.00
Domtar Industries Inc. 2011
January - June
18.00
2011
July - December
2012
January - June
2012
July - December
Total 18.00
Extendicare Health Services Inc 2011
January - June
22.00
2011
July - December
6.00
2012
January - June
2012
July - December
Total 28.00
FiveStar Quality Care Inc 2011
January - June
22.00
2011
July - December
6.00
2012
January - June
2012
July - December
Total 28.00
Froedtert Health 2011
January - June
14.00
2011
July - December
2012
January - June
2012
July - December
Total 14.00
HCR Manor Care 2011
January - June
22.00
2011
July - December
6.00
2012
January - June
2012
July - December
Total 28.00
Kindred Healthcare 2011
January - June
22.00
2011
July - December
6.00
2012
January - June
2012
July - December
Total 28.00
Kraft Foods Global, Inc 2011
January - June
2.00
2011
July - December
2012
January - June
2012
July - December
Total 2.00
Leading Age Wisconsin (formerly WI Assn of Homes & Services for the Aging Inc) 2011
January - June
10.00
2011
July - December
9.00
2012
January - June
2012
July - December
Total 19.00
Lutheran Office for Public Policy in Wisconsin 2011
January - June
33.00
2011
July - December
32.00
2012
January - June
2012
July - December
Total 65.00
Milwaukee County 2011
January - June
16.00
2011
July - December
2012
January - June
2012
July - December
Total 16.00
Ministry Health Care 2011
January - June
6.00
2011
July - December
2012
January - June
2012
July - December
Total 6.00
Planned Parenthood Advocates of Wisconsin 2011
January - June
46.00
2011
July - December
2012
January - June
2012
July - December
Total 46.00
Residential Services Association of Wisconsin 2011
January - June
14.00
2011
July - December
5.00
2012
January - June
2012
July - December
Total 19.00
United Council of UW Students 2011
January - June
44.00
2011
July - December
12.00
2012
January - June
2012
July - December
Total 56.00
Waste Management 2011
January - June
11.00
2011
July - December
2012
January - June
2012
July - December
Total 11.00
WAVE Educational Fund 2011
January - June
2.00
2011
July - December
2012
January - June
2012
July - December
Total 2.00
Wheaton Franciscan Healthcare 2011
January - June
2.00
2011
July - December
2012
January - June
2012
July - December
Total 2.00
Wisconsin Assisted Living Association 2011
January - June
20.00
2011
July - December
9.00
2012
January - June
2012
July - December
Total 29.00
Wisconsin Bankers Association 2011
January - June
57.00
2011
July - December
2012
January - June
2012
July - December
Total 57.00
Wisconsin Bowhunters Association 2011
January - June
1.00
2011
July - December
2012
January - June
2012
July - December
Total 1.00
Wisconsin Broadcasters Association 2011
January - June
9.00
2011
July - December
2012
January - June
2012
July - December
Total 9.00
Wisconsin Chiefs of Police Association Inc 2011
January - June
4.00
2011
July - December
4.00
2012
January - June
2012
July - December
Total 8.00
Wisconsin Coalition Against Domestic Violence 2011
January - June
45.00
2011
July - December
2012
January - June
2012
July - December
Total 45.00
Wisconsin Coalition of Independent Living Centers 2011
January - June
1.00
2011
July - December
2012
January - June
2012
July - December
Total 1.00
Wisconsin Council of Churches 2011
January - June
5.00
2011
July - December
2012
January - June
2012
July - December
Total 5.00
Wisconsin Gun Owners, Inc. 2011
January - June
36.00
2011
July - December
54.00
2012
January - June
2012
July - December
Total 90.00
Wisconsin Hospital Association Inc (WHA) 2011
January - June
93.00
2011
July - December
2012
January - June
2012
July - December
Total 93.00
Wisconsin Newspaper Association 2011
January - June
8.00
2011
July - December
2.00
2012
January - June
2012
July - December
Total 10.00
Wisconsin Professional Police Association 2011
January - June
2011
July - December
70.00
2012
January - June
2012
July - December
Total 70.00
Wisconsin Sheriffs and Deputy Sheriffs Association 2011
January - June
19.00
2011
July - December
2012
January - June
2012
July - December
Total 19.00