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Senate Bill 654

Relating To: Relating to: one-call system violations; sulfur dioxide compliance plans; assessment authority of the Public Service Commission; funding for statewide energy efficiency and renewable resource programs; public utility contracts with affiliated interests; local access and transport areas for telephone service; railroad telecommunications service; Department of Natural Resources permit application procedures related to the construction of a high-voltage transmission line; navigable water general permits and individual permits related to utility facilities; granting rule-making authority; and making an appropriation. (FE)
Bill Text and History
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Lobbying Principals

Principal Name Notified Date Communication Date Comments Supporting Documentation  
Associated Builders and Contractors of Wisconsin Inc Notified Date 2/18/2016 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
Other
Report Date
2/18/2016

Comments
Concerns with changes to the Diggers Hotline law have been addressed with amendment.
Associated General Contractors of Wisconsin Inc Notified Date 2/2/2016 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
Against
Report Date
2/2/2016

Comments
Concerned with changes to the Diggers Hotline law.
ATC Management Inc. Notified Date 2/3/2016 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
For
Report Date
2/3/2016

Clean Wisconsin Inc Notified Date 2/9/2016 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
Against
Report Date
2/9/2016

Gundersen Lutheran Administrative Services, Inc Notified Date 3/9/2016 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
None
Report Date
3/9/2016

Comments
Relating to concerns with the provision that would reduce funding to Focus on Energy
Municipal Electric Utilities of Wisconsin Notified Date 2/3/2016 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
For
Report Date
2/3/2016

Northern Natural Gas Company Notified Date 2/2/2016 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
For
Report Date
2/2/2016

Northern States Power d/b/a Xcel Energy Notified Date 2/2/2016 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
For
Report Date
2/2/2016

WEC Energy Group, Inc. Notified Date 2/2/2016 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
For
Report Date
2/2/2016

WISCONSIN CABLE COMMUNICATIONS ASSOCIATION Notified Date 2/18/2016 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
None
Report Date
2/18/2016

Wisconsin Community Action Program Association Notified Date 2/2/2016 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
Against
Report Date
2/2/2016

Wisconsin Council of Churches Notified Date 2/8/2016 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
Against
Report Date
2/8/2016

Comments
We oppose cuts to funding for the Focus on Energy program.
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Wisconsin Farmers Union Notified Date 2/22/2016 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
Against
Report Date
2/22/2016

Comments
Wisconsin Farmers Union opposes reduction in funding for Focus on Energy program.
Wisconsin Industrial Energy Group Inc Notified Date 2/2/2016 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
For
Report Date
2/2/2016

Wisconsin Manufacturers & Commerce Notified Date 2/8/2016 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
For
Report Date
2/8/2016

Wisconsin Rural Water Association Notified Date 2/15/2016 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
For
Report Date
2/15/2016

Wisconsin State Fire Chiefs Association Notified Date 2/19/2016 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
For
Report Date
2/19/2016

Wisconsin State Telecommunications Association Notified Date 2/9/2016 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
Other
Report Date
2/9/2016

Comments
pending amendments
Wisconsin Transportation Builders Association Notified Date 2/2/2016 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
Other
Report Date
2/2/2016

Wisconsin Utilities Association Inc Notified Date 2/2/2016 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
For
Report Date
2/2/2016

Wisconsin Utility Investors Inc Notified Date 2/15/2016 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
For
Report Date
2/15/2016

WPPI Energy Notified Date 2/3/2016 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
For
Report Date
2/3/2016

Lobbying Efforts

  2015
January - June
2015
July - December
2016
January - June
2016
July - December
Total
Total Hours Of Effort On This Matter 2015
January - June
2015
July - December
2016
January - June
110.00
2016
July - December
Total 110.00
Northern Natural Gas Company 2015
January - June
2015
July - December
2016
January - June
24.00
2016
July - December
Total 24.00
Northern States Power d/b/a Xcel Energy 2015
January - June
2015
July - December
2016
January - June
7.00
2016
July - December
Total 7.00
WEC Energy Group, Inc. 2015
January - June
2015
July - December
2016
January - June
28.00
2016
July - December
Total 28.00
Wisconsin State Telecommunications Association 2015
January - June
2015
July - December
2016
January - June
39.00
2016
July - December
Total 39.00
Wisconsin Utilities Association Inc 2015
January - June
2015
July - December
2016
January - June
2.00
2016
July - December
Total 2.00
WPPI Energy 2015
January - June
2015
July - December
2016
January - June
10.00
2016
July - December
Total 10.00