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Senate Bill 76

Relating To: Relating to: replacement, reconstruction, and transfer of an approved high capacity well, recommendation of special groundwater measures by the Department of Natural Resources, and metering requirements and grants for certain high capacity wells.
Bill Text and History
2017 Wisconsin Act 10
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Lobbying Principals

Principal Name Notified Date Communication Date Comments Supporting Documentation  
Aggregate Producers of Wisconsin Inc Notified Date 3/9/2017 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
For
Report Date
3/9/2017

Clean Wisconsin Inc Notified Date 3/1/2017 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
Against
Report Date
3/1/2017

Cooperative Network Notified Date 3/1/2017 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
For
Report Date
3/1/2017

Dairy Business Association Notified Date 3/3/2017 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
For
Report Date
3/3/2017

Dane County Notified Date 4/6/2017 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
Against
Report Date
4/6/2017

Greater Green Bay Chamber Notified Date 3/28/2017 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
For
Report Date
3/28/2017

GROWMARK, Inc. Notified Date 3/7/2017 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
For
Report Date
3/7/2017

League of Women Voters of Wisconsin Inc Notified Date 4/5/2017 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
Against
Report Date
4/5/2017

Midwest Environmental Advocates Notified Date 7/27/2017 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
Against
Report Date
7/27/2017

Midwest Food Products Association Inc Notified Date 3/10/2017 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
For
Report Date
3/10/2017

Nature Conservancy - Wisconsin Chapter, The Notified Date 5/3/2017 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
Against
Report Date
5/3/2017

River Alliance of Wisconsin Notified Date 4/5/2017 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
Against
Report Date
4/5/2017

Sierra Club - John Muir Chapter Notified Date 2/24/2017 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
Against
Report Date
2/24/2017

Wisconsin Agri-Business Association Notified Date 2/23/2017 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
For
Report Date
2/23/2017

Wisconsin Association of Lakes Inc Notified Date 7/31/2017 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
Against
Report Date
7/31/2017

Wisconsin Association of Local Health Departments and Boards Notified Date 3/16/2017 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
Against
Report Date
3/16/2017

Wisconsin BioFuels Association Notified Date 3/29/2017 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
For
Report Date
3/29/2017

Wisconsin Cattlemen's Association Notified Date 2/22/2017 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
For
Report Date
2/22/2017

Wisconsin Corn Growers Association Notified Date 3/7/2017 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
For
Report Date
3/7/2017

Wisconsin Farm Bureau Federation Notified Date 2/23/2017 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
For
Report Date
2/23/2017

Wisconsin Farmers Union Notified Date 3/1/2017 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
Other
Report Date
3/1/2017

Comments
Wisconsin Farmers Union opposes the bill as written, but would support if certain amendments were made: periodic review of all high-capacity well permits, expansion of groundwater study area, and requiring same or similar use upon permit transfer.
Wisconsin Independent Businesses, Inc. Notified Date 2/23/2017 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
For
Report Date
2/23/2017

Wisconsin League of Conservation Voters (WLCV) Notified Date 2/24/2017 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
Against
Report Date
2/24/2017

Wisconsin Manufacturers & Commerce Notified Date 3/3/2017 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
For
Report Date
3/3/2017

Wisconsin Pork Association Notified Date 2/22/2017 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
For
Report Date
2/22/2017

Wisconsin Potato and Vegetable Growers Association Notified Date 2/22/2017 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
For
Report Date
2/22/2017

Wisconsin Public Health Association Notified Date 3/16/2017 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
Against
Report Date
3/16/2017

Wisconsin Realtors Association Notified Date 3/6/2017 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
Other
Report Date
3/6/2017

Wisconsin Rural Water Association Notified Date 3/17/2017 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
Other
Report Date
3/17/2017

Wisconsin Soybean Association Notified Date 2/22/2017 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
For
Report Date
2/22/2017

Wisconsin State Cranberry Growers Association Notified Date 2/22/2017 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
For
Report Date
2/22/2017

Wisconsin Transportation Builders Association Notified Date 3/13/2017 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
For
Report Date
3/13/2017

Wisconsin Water Well Association Inc Notified Date 3/15/2017 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
For
Report Date
3/15/2017

Wisconsin Wildlife Federation Notified Date 5/31/2017 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
Against
Report Date
5/31/2017

Comments
This bill will cause the lowering of groundwater in portions of the state where lakes and streams have been damaged and in some cases destroyed. This has lead to serious damage to fish and wildlife habitat important to sportsmen and women
Wysocki Produce Farm, Inc. Notified Date 3/3/2017 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
For
Report Date
3/3/2017

Lobbying Efforts

  2017
January - June
2017
July - December
2018
January - June
2018
July - December
Total
Total Hours Of Effort On This Matter 2017
January - June
910.00
2017
July - December
17.00
2018
January - June
4.00
2018
July - December
Total 931.00
Aggregate Producers of Wisconsin Inc 2017
January - June
26.00
2017
July - December
2018
January - June
2018
July - December
Total 26.00
Clean Wisconsin Inc 2017
January - June
126.00
2017
July - December
2018
January - June
2018
July - December
Total 126.00
Cooperative Network 2017
January - June
32.00
2017
July - December
2018
January - June
2018
July - December
Total 32.00
Dairy Business Association 2017
January - June
167.00
2017
July - December
2018
January - June
2018
July - December
Total 167.00
Dane County 2017
January - June
14.00
2017
July - December
12.00
2018
January - June
2018
July - December
Total 26.00
Greater Green Bay Chamber 2017
January - June
4.00
2017
July - December
2018
January - June
2018
July - December
Total 4.00
GROWMARK, Inc. 2017
January - June
5.00
2017
July - December
2018
January - June
2018
July - December
Total 5.00
League of Women Voters of Wisconsin Inc 2017
January - June
1.00
2017
July - December
2018
January - June
2018
July - December
Total 1.00
Midwest Food Products Association Inc 2017
January - June
30.00
2017
July - December
2018
January - June
2018
July - December
Total 30.00
Nature Conservancy - Wisconsin Chapter, The 2017
January - June
3.00
2017
July - December
5.00
2018
January - June
3.00
2018
July - December
Total 11.00
River Alliance of Wisconsin 2017
January - June
15.00
2017
July - December
2018
January - June
2018
July - December
Total 15.00
Sierra Club - John Muir Chapter 2017
January - June
28.00
2017
July - December
2018
January - June
2018
July - December
Total 28.00
Wisconsin Agri-Business Association 2017
January - June
6.00
2017
July - December
2018
January - June
2018
July - December
Total 6.00
Wisconsin Association of Lakes Inc 2017
January - June
4.00
2017
July - December
2018
January - June
1.00
2018
July - December
Total 5.00
Wisconsin BioFuels Association 2017
January - June
10.00
2017
July - December
2018
January - June
2018
July - December
Total 10.00
Wisconsin Cattlemen's Association 2017
January - June
1.00
2017
July - December
2018
January - June
2018
July - December
Total 1.00
Wisconsin Corn Growers Association 2017
January - June
7.00
2017
July - December
2018
January - June
2018
July - December
Total 7.00
Wisconsin Farmers Union 2017
January - June
56.00
2017
July - December
2018
January - June
2018
July - December
Total 56.00
Wisconsin Independent Businesses, Inc. 2017
January - June
238.00
2017
July - December
2018
January - June
2018
July - December
Total 238.00
Wisconsin Pork Association 2017
January - June
1.00
2017
July - December
2018
January - June
2018
July - December
Total 1.00
Wisconsin Potato and Vegetable Growers Association 2017
January - June
59.00
2017
July - December
2018
January - June
2018
July - December
Total 59.00
Wisconsin Soybean Association 2017
January - June
2.00
2017
July - December
2018
January - June
2018
July - December
Total 2.00
Wisconsin State Cranberry Growers Association 2017
January - June
23.00
2017
July - December
2018
January - June
2018
July - December
Total 23.00
Wisconsin Water Well Association Inc 2017
January - June
1.00
2017
July - December
2018
January - June
2018
July - December
Total 1.00
Wysocki Produce Farm, Inc. 2017
January - June
51.00
2017
July - December
2018
January - June
2018
July - December
Total 51.00