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Senate Bill 749

Relating To: Relating to: mandatory minimum sentence for three or more convictions for retail theft and providing a penalty.
Bill Text and History
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Lobbying Principals

Principal Name Notified Date Communication Date Comments Supporting Documentation  
American Civil Liberties Union of Wisconsin Inc Notified Date 2/5/2020 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
Against
Report Date
2/5/2020

Comments
This will increase sentences which will add to Wisconsin's prison overcrowding problem.
Supporting Documentation
20200205_SB 745 Testimony Bill Package.pdf

Association of State Prosecutors Notified Date 1/31/2020 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
Against
Report Date
1/31/2020

Badger Institute Notified Date 1/31/2020 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
None
Report Date
1/31/2020

City of Milwaukee Notified Date 2/4/2020 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
Against
Report Date
2/4/2020

League of Women Voters of Wisconsin, Inc Notified Date 2/5/2020 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
Against
Report Date
2/5/2020

Milwaukee County Notified Date 2/6/2020 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
None
Report Date
2/6/2020

State Bar of Wisconsin Notified Date 2/5/2020 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
Against
Report Date
2/5/2020

Comments
The State Bar of Wisconsin Criminal Law section opposes this legislation.
Wisconsin Catholic Conference Notified Date 2/3/2020 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
Against
Report Date
2/3/2020

Wisconsin Chiefs of Police Association Inc Notified Date 2/5/2020 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
For
Report Date
2/5/2020

Wisconsin Counties Association Notified Date 2/6/2020 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
Against
Report Date
2/6/2020

Wisconsin District Attorneys Association Notified Date 2/6/2020 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
Against
Report Date
2/6/2020

Comments
The WDAA is opposed to removing discretion from prosecutors and judges in determining the appropriate individualized sentence or supervision model. Increased incarceration without funding for county jails must be addressed. The WDAA is ready to help.
Wisconsin Grocers Association Notified Date 2/3/2020 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
For
Report Date
2/3/2020

Wisconsin Independent Businesses, Inc. Notified Date 2/5/2020 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
For
Report Date
2/5/2020

YWCA Madison Notified Date 2/18/2020 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
Against
Report Date
2/18/2020

Lobbying Efforts

  2019
January - June
2019
July - December
2020
January - June
2020
July - December
Total
Total Hours Of Effort On This Matter 2019
January - June
2019
July - December
2020
January - June
11.00
2020
July - December
Total 11.00
American Civil Liberties Union of Wisconsin Inc 2019
January - June
2019
July - December
2020
January - June
4.00
2020
July - December
Total 4.00
Association of State Prosecutors 2019
January - June
2019
July - December
2020
January - June
2.00
2020
July - December
Total 2.00
Badger Institute 2019
January - June
2019
July - December
2020
January - June
5.00
2020
July - December
Total 5.00