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January 2018 Special Session Assembly Bill 1

Relating To: Relating to: required hours of participation in the FoodShare employment and training program.
Bill Text and History
2017 Wisconsin Act 263
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Lobbying Principals

Principal Name Notified Date Communication Date Comments Supporting Documentation  
Americans For Prosperity Notified Date 1/29/2018 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
For
Report Date
1/29/2018

Community Advocates, Inc. Notified Date 2/5/2018 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
Against
Report Date
2/5/2018

Feeding Wisconsin Notified Date 1/31/2018 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
Against
Report Date
1/31/2018

Hunger Task Force Notified Date 1/29/2018 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
Against
Report Date
1/29/2018

Supporting Documentation
20180129_Welfare Reform Position Paper.HungerTaskForce.pdf

Kids Forward Notified Date 1/30/2018 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
Against
Report Date
1/30/2018

Comments
See our comments and concerns here: http://kidsforward.net/publication/concerns-about-the-proposed-legislation-for-the-special-session-on-changes-to-public-assistance/
http://kidsforward.net/publication/concerns-about-the-proposed-legislation-for-the-special-session-on-changes-to-public-assistance/
League of Women Voters of Wisconsin Inc Notified Date 2/1/2018 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
Against
Report Date
2/1/2018

Legal Action of Wisconsin, Inc Notified Date 2/7/2018 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
Against
Report Date
2/7/2018

Mental Health America of Wisconsin Notified Date 2/7/2018 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
Against
Report Date
2/7/2018

Comments
Able-bodied not defined. Many individuals with mental illnesses do not meet disability determination standards but their ability to work may be compromised.
Midwest Food Products Association Inc Notified Date 2/5/2018 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
None
Report Date
2/5/2018

National Association of Social Workers - Wisconsin Chapter Notified Date 2/1/2018 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
Against
Report Date
2/1/2018

Opportunity Solutions Project Notified Date 2/15/2018 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
For
Report Date
2/15/2018

Wisconsin Alliance for Women's Health, Inc. Notified Date 1/31/2018 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
Against
Report Date
1/31/2018

Wisconsin Catholic Conference Notified Date 2/1/2018 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
Other
Report Date
2/1/2018

Wisconsin Coalition Against Sexual Assault Notified Date 1/31/2018 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
Against
Report Date
1/31/2018

Wisconsin Council of Churches Notified Date 1/30/2018 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
Wisconsin Manufacturers & Commerce Notified Date 2/15/2018 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
For
Report Date
2/15/2018

Wisconsin Primary Health Care Association (WPHCA) Notified Date 2/5/2018 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
Against
Report Date
2/5/2018

Supporting Documentation
20180205_Welfare Reform Response_2_5_2018.pdf

YWCA Madison Notified Date 1/30/2018 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
Against
Report Date
1/30/2018

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
2017
July - December
2018
January - June
49.00
2018
July - December
Total 49.00
Feeding Wisconsin 2017
January - June
2017
July - December
2018
January - June
1.00
2018
July - December
Total 1.00
Hunger Task Force 2017
January - June
2017
July - December
2018
January - June
19.00
2018
July - December
Total 19.00
Legal Action of Wisconsin, Inc 2017
January - June
2017
July - December
2018
January - June
14.00
2018
July - December
Total 14.00
Midwest Food Products Association Inc 2017
January - June
2017
July - December
2018
January - June
6.00
2018
July - December
Total 6.00
Wisconsin Council of Churches 2017
January - June
2017
July - December
2018
January - June
9.00
2018
July - December
Total 9.00