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Assembly Bill 547

Relating To: Relating to: the authority and responsibility of the Department of Safety and Professional Services, requirements for obtaining certain licenses or other credentials from the Department of Safety and Professional Services, weighing a product that contains opium or another controlled substance, and granting rule-making authority.
Bill Text and History
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Lobbying Principals

Principal Name Notified Date Communication Date Comments Supporting Documentation  
American Council of Engineering Companies of Wisconsin Notified Date 2/24/2012 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
None
Report Date
2/24/2012

Associated General Contractors of Wisconsin Inc Notified Date 2/15/2012 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
None
Report Date
2/15/2012

Elevator Industry Work Preservation Fund Notified Date 2/13/2012 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
For
Report Date
2/13/2012

Funeral Service & Cremation Alliance of Wisconsin Notified Date 2/15/2012 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
For
Report Date
2/15/2012

National Association of Social Workers - Wisconsin Chapter Notified Date 2/15/2012 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
None
Report Date
2/15/2012

Pharmacy Society of Wisconsin Notified Date 2/23/2012 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
Other
Report Date
2/23/2012

Plumbers Local 75 Notified Date 2/11/2012 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
None
Report Date
2/11/2012

Standard Process Inc. Notified Date 2/22/2012 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
None
Report Date
2/22/2012

Wisconsin Builders Association Notified Date 2/9/2012 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
For
Report Date
2/9/2012

Wisconsin Cemetery & Cremation Association Notified Date 2/15/2012 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
For
Report Date
3/20/2012

None
Report Date
2/15/2012

Wisconsin Coalition of Behavioral Health Providers, Inc Notified Date 2/21/2012 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
Against
Report Date
2/24/2012

Comments
Amendment 1
For
Report Date
2/21/2012

Comments
IF the bill continues to eliminate s.457.02(5)
Wisconsin Dietetic Association Inc Notified Date 2/17/2012 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
For
Report Date
2/22/2012

Other
Report Date
2/17/2012

Wisconsin Fire Protection Coalition Notified Date 3/10/2012 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
For
Report Date
3/10/2012

Wisconsin Funeral Directors Association Notified Date 2/20/2012 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
For
Report Date
2/20/2012

Wisconsin Health Care Association Inc Notified Date 2/10/2012 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
Other
Report Date
2/10/2012

Wisconsin Housing Alliance Notified Date 2/13/2012 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
Other
Report Date
2/13/2012

Comments
We have some concerns about the Uniform Dwelling Code council eliminating 11 positions. A council of 7 would often be reduced to 5 at any given meeting because of scheduling conflicts. We feel a council of 10-12 would be more appropriate.
Wisconsin Medical Society Notified Date 2/9/2012 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
None
Report Date
2/22/2012

Comments
Assembly Amendment 1, approved in Assembly Homeland Security, removes our previous concern.
Against
Report Date
2/14/2012

Comments
Opposition to sec. 235 of the bill, which eliminates a provision requiring certain health professionals to receive adequate training before being allowed to call oneself an "alcohol and drug counselor" or "chemical dependency counselor."
Against
Report Date
2/9/2012

Comments
Opposition to sec. 247 of the bill, which eliminates a provision requiring certain health professionals to receive adequate training before being allowed to call oneself an "alcohol and drug counselor" or "chemical dependency counselor."
Wisconsin Realtors Association Notified Date 3/2/2012 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
Other
Report Date
3/2/2012

Wisconsin Society of Architects Notified Date 2/9/2012 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
Other
Report Date
2/13/2012

Comments
No objections to proposed Chapter 443 changes related to Architect Section of Joint Examining Board. Concerns about proposed changes to size and membership of dwelling code council.
Other
Report Date
2/9/2012

Wisconsin Society of Podiatric Medicine Notified Date 2/10/2012 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
For
Report Date
2/10/2012

Wisconsin Speech- Language Pathology and Audiology Association Notified Date 2/23/2012 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
Other
Report Date
2/23/2012

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
2012
January - June
174.00
2012
July - December
Total 174.00
Elevator Industry Work Preservation Fund 2011
January - June
2011
July - December
2012
January - June
11.00
2012
July - December
Total 11.00
Funeral Service & Cremation Alliance of Wisconsin 2011
January - June
2011
July - December
2012
January - June
8.00
2012
July - December
Total 8.00
Plumbers Local 75 2011
January - June
2011
July - December
2012
January - June
5.00
2012
July - December
Total 5.00
Standard Process Inc. 2011
January - June
2011
July - December
2012
January - June
37.00
2012
July - December
Total 37.00
Wisconsin Cemetery & Cremation Association 2011
January - June
2011
July - December
2012
January - June
6.00
2012
July - December
Total 6.00
Wisconsin Coalition of Behavioral Health Providers, Inc 2011
January - June
2011
July - December
2012
January - June
7.00
2012
July - December
Total 7.00
Wisconsin Dietetic Association Inc 2011
January - June
2011
July - December
2012
January - June
34.00
2012
July - December
Total 34.00
Wisconsin Fire Protection Coalition 2011
January - June
2011
July - December
2012
January - June
21.00
2012
July - December
Total 21.00
Wisconsin Funeral Directors Association 2011
January - June
2011
July - December
2012
January - June
24.00
2012
July - December
Total 24.00
Wisconsin Health Care Association Inc 2011
January - June
2011
July - December
2012
January - June
5.00
2012
July - December
Total 5.00
Wisconsin Housing Alliance 2011
January - June
2011
July - December
2012
January - June
8.00
2012
July - December
Total 8.00
Wisconsin Society of Architects 2011
January - June
2011
July - December
2012
January - June
7.00
2012
July - December
Total 7.00
Wisconsin Society of Podiatric Medicine 2011
January - June
2011
July - December
2012
January - June
1.00
2012
July - December
Total 1.00