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January 2018 Special Session Assembly Bill 5

Relating To: Relating to: creating a pilot and permanent program for making periodic payments to eligible recipients of the earned income tax credit and making an appropriation. (FE)
Bill Text and History
2017 Wisconsin Act 270
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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  
Other
Report Date
2/5/2018

Comments
Would support with suggested changes: 1) make program optional, 2) allow for quarterly payment, and 3) do the pilot with state EITC regardless of IRS cooperation on federal EITC.
Feeding Wisconsin Notified Date 1/31/2018 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
For
Report Date
1/31/2018

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

Comments
We would support an amended bill if it: 1) made expansion of the pilot contingent upon a positive evaluation and JFC review of the expansion plan, and 2) if it is expanded, EITC recipients should have a choice of periodic or lump-sum payments.
League of Women Voters of Wisconsin Inc Notified Date 2/1/2018 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
Other
Report Date
2/1/2018

Midwest Food Products Association Inc Notified Date 2/5/2018 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
None
Report Date
2/5/2018

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  
For
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 Community Action Program Association Notified Date 1/29/2018 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
For
Report Date
1/29/2018

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

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
2.00
2018
July - December
Total 2.00
Feeding Wisconsin 2017
January - June
2017
July - December
2018
January - June
1.00
2018
July - December
Total 1.00
Wisconsin Community Action Program Association 2017
January - June
2017
July - December
2018
January - June
1.00
2018
July - December
Total 1.00