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Assembly Bill 228

Relating To: environmental compliance audits, environmental management systems, providing incentives for improving environmental performance, providing immunity from civil penalties for certain violations of environmental requirements, access to certain information, granting rule-making authority, and providing a penalty.
Bill Text and History
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Lobbying Principals

Principal Name Notified Date Communication Date Comments Supporting Documentation  
Aggregate Producers of Wisconsin Inc Notified Date 4/16/2003 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
For
Report Date
4/16/2003

Alliant Energy Corp. Notified Date 5/16/2003 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
For
Report Date
5/16/2003

American Petroleum Institute Notified Date 4/10/2003 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
For
Report Date
4/10/2003

Associated General Contractors of Wisconsin Inc Notified Date 5/5/2003 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
For
Report Date
5/5/2003

Gold'n Plump Notified Date 10/17/2003 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
For
Report Date
10/17/2003

Madison Audubon Society Inc Notified Date 5/5/2003 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
Against
Report Date
5/5/2003

Madison Gas & Electric Company Notified Date 4/14/2003 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
For
Report Date
4/14/2003

Metropolitan Milwaukee Association of Commerce Notified Date 4/28/2003 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
For
Report Date
4/28/2003

Murphy Oil USA Inc Notified Date 5/8/2003 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
None
Report Date
5/8/2003

National Federation of Independent Business Notified Date 5/2/2003 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
None
Report Date
5/2/2003

Petroleum Marketers Assn of WI / WI Assn of Convenience Stores Notified Date 4/25/2003 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
For
Report Date
4/25/2003

River Alliance of Wisconsin Notified Date 9/26/2003 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
Against
Report Date
9/26/2003

Sierra Club - John Muir Chapter Notified Date 4/15/2003 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
Against
Report Date
4/15/2003

Comments
Oppose Please see comments on SB 61
Wisconsin Agribusiness Council Notified Date 10/17/2003 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
For
Report Date
10/17/2003

Wisconsin Alliance of Cities Inc Notified Date 3/27/2003 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
For
Report Date
3/27/2003

Wisconsin Automotive Aftermarket Association Inc (formerly Wis. Automotive Trades Assn) Notified Date 5/9/2003 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
For
Report Date
5/9/2003

Wisconsin Builders Association Notified Date 4/7/2003 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
None
Report Date
4/7/2003

Wisconsin Cast Metals Association Notified Date 10/6/2003 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
For
Report Date
10/6/2003

Wisconsin Counties Association Notified Date 5/23/2003 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
Other
Report Date
5/23/2003

Comments
If the definition of public entity includes all local governments and our ability to implement and enforce local ordinances is not affected by the terms of state negotiated contracts, then WCA can support the bill.
Wisconsin Energy Corporation Notified Date 4/9/2003 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
For
Report Date
4/9/2003

Wisconsin Farm Bureau Federation Notified Date 4/16/2003 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
For
Report Date
4/16/2003

Wisconsin Grocers Association Notified Date 4/7/2003 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
None
Report Date
4/7/2003

Wisconsin Manufacturers & Commerce Notified Date 4/1/2003 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
For
Report Date
4/1/2003

Wisconsin Muck Farmers Association Notified Date 5/8/2003 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
None
Report Date
5/8/2003

Wisconsin Paper Council Notified Date 4/14/2003 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
Wisconsin Pork Producers Association Notified Date 5/8/2003 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
None
Report Date
5/8/2003

Wisconsin Potato and Vegetable Growers Association Notified Date 5/8/2003 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
None
Report Date
5/8/2003

Wisconsin Public Interest Research Group (WISPIRG) Notified Date 4/22/2003 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
Against
Report Date
4/22/2003

Comments
AB228 weakens compliance and enforcement of Wisconsin's environmental laws.
Wisconsin Realtors Association Notified Date 4/1/2003 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
For
Report Date
6/4/2003

Other
Report Date
4/1/2003

Wisconsin State Cranberry Growers Association Notified Date 5/8/2003 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
None
Report Date
5/8/2003

Wisconsin Utilities Association Inc Notified Date 4/17/2003 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
For
Report Date
4/17/2003

Wisconsin Utility Investors Inc Notified Date 4/23/2003 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
For
Report Date
4/23/2003

Wisconsins Environmental Decade Inc Notified Date 4/14/2003 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
Against
Report Date
4/14/2003

Lobbying Efforts

  2003
January - June
2003
July - December
2004
January - June
2004
July - December
Total
Total Hours Of Effort On This Matter 2003
January - June
2003
July - December
6.00
2004
January - June
3.00
2004
July - December
Total 9.00
Wisconsin Cast Metals Association 2003
January - June
2003
July - December
2004
January - June
3.00
2004
July - December
Total 3.00
Wisconsin Energy Corporation 2003
January - June
2003
July - December
6.00
2004
January - June
2004
July - December
Total 6.00