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Assembly Bill 286

Relating To: Relating to: permitting an employer to refuse to employ or to bar or terminate from employment an individual who has been convicted of a felony and who has not been pardoned for that felony and preempting cities, villages, towns, and counties from adopting provisions concerning employment discrimination based on arrest or conviction record that prohibit activity that is allowed under the state fair employment law.
Bill Text and History
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Lobbying Principals

Principal Name Notified Date Communication Date Comments Supporting Documentation  
AFSCME International Notified Date 10/12/2011 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
Against
Report Date
10/12/2011

Alliance of Wisconsin Retailers, LLC Notified Date 10/10/2011 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
For
Report Date
10/10/2011

American Civil Liberties Union of Wisconsin Inc Notified Date 10/12/2011 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
Against
Report Date
10/12/2011

Comments
current law works fine w/ substantially related test
American Family Insurance Group Notified Date 10/7/2011 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
For
Report Date
10/7/2011

AT&T Wisconsin Notified Date 10/12/2011 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
Other
Report Date
10/12/2011

Comments
Neutral
City of Madison Notified Date 10/21/2011 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
Against
Report Date
10/21/2011

City of Milwaukee Notified Date 10/26/2011 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
Against
Report Date
10/26/2011

Community Advocates, Inc. Notified Date 10/26/2011 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
Against
Report Date
10/31/2011

Comments
Please copy/paste link to view document: http://ethics.state.wi.us/PositionFileUploads/20111031_110348_CJ%20-%20AB286_Comments_for_GAB102811.pdf
Against
Report Date
10/27/2011

Comments
576 20111028_105741_CJ - AB286_Comments_for_GAB102811.pdf
Against
Report Date
10/26/2011

Dane County Notified Date 10/24/2011 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
Against
Report Date
10/24/2011

Fox Cities Chamber of Commerce & Industry Notified Date 10/12/2011 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
None
Report Date
10/12/2011

Greater Milwaukee Foundation Notified Date 10/5/2011 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
None
Report Date
10/5/2011

Independent Business Assn of Wisconsin Notified Date 11/10/2011 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
For
Report Date
11/10/2011

Independent Insurance Agents of Wisconsin Notified Date 1/6/2012 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
For
Report Date
1/6/2012

League of Wisconsin Municipalities Notified Date 10/22/2011 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
For
Report Date
10/22/2011

League of Women Voters of Wisconsin Education Fund Inc Notified Date 10/12/2011 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
Against
Report Date
10/12/2011

Legal Action of Wisconsin, Inc Notified Date 10/13/2011 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
Against
Report Date
10/13/2011

Lutheran Social Services of Wisconsin & Upper Michigan Inc Notified Date 11/3/2011 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
Against
Report Date
11/3/2011

Mental Health America of Wisconsin Notified Date 10/21/2011 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
Against
Report Date
10/21/2011

Metropolitan Milwaukee Association of Commerce Notified Date 10/15/2011 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
For
Report Date
10/15/2011

Midwest Food Processors Association Inc Notified Date 10/10/2011 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
For
Report Date
10/10/2011

Milwaukee County Notified Date 10/10/2011 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
Against
Report Date
10/10/2011

National Association of Social Workers - Wisconsin Chapter Notified Date 10/12/2011 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
Against
Report Date
10/12/2011

National Federation of Independent Business Notified Date 10/7/2011 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
For
Report Date
10/24/2011

None
Report Date
10/7/2011

State Bar of Wisconsin Notified Date 10/12/2011 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
Against
Report Date
10/12/2011

Comments
Position of the Civil Rights and Liberties Section and the Public Interest Law Section.
Tool & Die Machinists Association Of Wisconsin Notified Date 10/20/2011 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
For
Report Date
10/20/2011

United Transportation Union Notified Date 10/24/2011 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
Against
Report Date
10/24/2011

Wal-Mart Notified Date 10/11/2011 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
For
Report Date
10/11/2011

Waste Management Notified Date 10/12/2011 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
For
Report Date
10/12/2011

Wisconsin Automobile & Truck Dealers Association Inc Notified Date 11/21/2011 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
For
Report Date
11/21/2011

Wisconsin Builders Association Notified Date 10/8/2011 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
For
Report Date
10/8/2011

Wisconsin Car Rental Alliance Notified Date 10/12/2011 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
For
Report Date
10/12/2011

Wisconsin Catholic Conference Notified Date 10/12/2011 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
Against
Report Date
10/12/2011

Wisconsin Civil Justice Council, Inc Notified Date 10/4/2011 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
For
Report Date
10/4/2011

Wisconsin Coalition of Independent Living Centers Notified Date 2/1/2012 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
Against
Report Date
2/1/2012

Wisconsin Community Services, Inc. Notified Date 12/30/2011 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
Against
Report Date
12/30/2011

Wisconsin Council of Churches Notified Date 10/25/2011 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
Against
Report Date
10/25/2011

Comments
Wisconsin Council of Churches commits itself to advocate in behalf of a criminal justice system that strives for restorative justice, restitution, rehabilitation, and reconciliation rather than retribution. Statement on Nonviolence 2002.
www.wichurches.org/sitecontent/pdf_files/programs/wcc_policy_statements.pdf
Wisconsin Council on Children & Families Notified Date 10/18/2011 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
Against
Report Date
10/18/2011

Wisconsin Grocers Association, Inc. Notified Date 10/24/2011 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
For
Report Date
10/24/2011

Wisconsin Hospital Association Inc (WHA) Notified Date 10/12/2011 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
For
Report Date
10/12/2011

Wisconsin Independent Businesses Inc Notified Date 10/14/2011 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
For
Report Date
10/14/2011

Wisconsin Insurance Alliance Notified Date 10/7/2011 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
None
Report Date
10/7/2011

Wisconsin Manufacturers & Commerce Notified Date 10/7/2011 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
For
Report Date
10/7/2011

Wisconsin Motor Carriers Association Notified Date 10/10/2011 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
For
Report Date
10/10/2011

Wisconsin Petroleum Marketers & Convenience Store Association Notified Date 10/24/2011 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
For
Report Date
10/24/2011

Wisconsin Restaurant Association Notified Date 10/3/2011 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
For
Report Date
10/3/2011

Wisconsin Retail Council Notified Date 11/10/2011 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
For
Report Date
11/10/2011

Wisconsin State AFL-CIO Notified Date 10/18/2011 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
Against
Report Date
10/18/2011

Wisconsin State Council of Carpenters Notified Date 10/13/2011 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
Against
Report Date
10/13/2011

Wisconsin Technical College District Boards Association Inc Notified Date 12/16/2011 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
None
Report Date
12/16/2011

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
2011
July - December
296.00
2012
January - June
199.00
2012
July - December
2.00
Total 497.00
American Civil Liberties Union of Wisconsin Inc 2011
January - June
2011
July - December
1.00
2012
January - June
2012
July - December
Total 1.00
Community Advocates, Inc. 2011
January - June
2011
July - December
9.00
2012
January - June
10.00
2012
July - December
Total 19.00
Fox Cities Chamber of Commerce & Industry 2011
January - June
2011
July - December
2.00
2012
January - June
5.00
2012
July - December
2.00
Total 9.00
Legal Action of Wisconsin, Inc 2011
January - June
2011
July - December
4.00
2012
January - June
2012
July - December
Total 4.00
Lutheran Social Services of Wisconsin & Upper Michigan Inc 2011
January - June
2011
July - December
13.00
2012
January - June
2012
July - December
Total 13.00
Metropolitan Milwaukee Association of Commerce 2011
January - June
2011
July - December
4.00
2012
January - June
2012
July - December
Total 4.00
Midwest Food Processors Association Inc 2011
January - June
2011
July - December
40.00
2012
January - June
2012
July - December
Total 40.00
Milwaukee County 2011
January - June
2011
July - December
54.00
2012
January - June
2012
July - December
Total 54.00
National Federation of Independent Business 2011
January - June
2011
July - December
79.00
2012
January - June
88.00
2012
July - December
Total 167.00
Wal-Mart 2011
January - June
2011
July - December
29.00
2012
January - June
54.00
2012
July - December
Total 83.00
Wisconsin Automobile & Truck Dealers Association Inc 2011
January - June
2011
July - December
15.00
2012
January - June
2012
July - December
Total 15.00
Wisconsin Car Rental Alliance 2011
January - June
2011
July - December
4.00
2012
January - June
2012
July - December
Total 4.00
Wisconsin Civil Justice Council, Inc 2011
January - June
2011
July - December
42.00
2012
January - June
42.00
2012
July - December
Total 84.00