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Assembly Bill 160

Relating To: Relating to: regulation of aquaculture and fish farms, providing an exemption from emergency rule procedures, and granting rule-making authority. (FE)
Bill Text and History
2017 Wisconsin Act 21
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Lobbying Principals

Principal Name Notified Date Communication Date Comments Supporting Documentation  
Midwest Environmental Advocates Notified Date 5/3/2017 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
Against
Report Date
5/3/2017

River Alliance of Wisconsin Notified Date 4/24/2017 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
Against
Report Date
4/24/2017

Wisconsin Aquaculture Association, Inc. Notified Date 3/21/2017 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
For
Report Date
3/21/2017

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

Wisconsin Farm Bureau Federation Notified Date 6/15/2017 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
For
Report Date
6/15/2017

Wisconsin Grocers Association Notified Date 3/23/2017 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
For
Report Date
3/23/2017

Wisconsin Lakeshore Business Association Notified Date 5/3/2017 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
For
Report Date
5/3/2017

Wisconsin Manufacturers & Commerce Notified Date 3/21/2017 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
For
Report Date
3/21/2017

Wisconsin Wetlands Association Notified Date 4/6/2017 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
Other
Report Date
4/6/2017

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

Comments
The aquaculture industry worked with the WWF and other groups to minimize adverse impact on streams and wetlands. The Federation is satisfied that the bill is significantly protective of Wisconsin's natural resources.

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
297.00
2017
July - December
2018
January - June
2018
July - December
Total 297.00
Wisconsin Aquaculture Association, Inc. 2017
January - June
119.00
2017
July - December
2018
January - June
2018
July - December
Total 119.00
Wisconsin Association of Lakes Inc 2017
January - June
2.00
2017
July - December
2018
January - June
2018
July - December
Total 2.00
Wisconsin Grocers Association 2017
January - June
31.00
2017
July - December
2018
January - June
2018
July - December
Total 31.00
Wisconsin Lakeshore Business Association 2017
January - June
113.00
2017
July - December
2018
January - June
2018
July - December
Total 113.00
Wisconsin Wetlands Association 2017
January - June
32.00
2017
July - December
2018
January - June
2018
July - December
Total 32.00