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Assembly Bill 191

Relating To: Relating to: eliminating the personal property tax and making an appropriation. (FE)
Bill Text and History
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Lobbying Principals

Principal Name Notified Date Communication Date Comments Supporting Documentation  
7-Eleven, Inc Notified Date 3/3/2022 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
For
Report Date
3/3/2022

Alliance of Wisconsin Retailers, LLC Notified Date 6/22/2021 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
For
Report Date
6/22/2021

Associated Builders and Contractors of Wisconsin Inc Notified Date 6/18/2021 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
For
Report Date
6/18/2021

Association of Wisconsin Tourism Attractions Notified Date 3/24/2021 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
For
Report Date
3/24/2021

AT&T Wisconsin Notified Date 6/29/2021 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
None
Report Date
6/29/2021

Bell Ambulance, Inc. Notified Date 3/24/2021 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
For
Report Date
3/24/2021

BNSF Railway Notified Date 6/30/2021 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
Other
Report Date
6/30/2021

Bowling Centers Association of Wisconsin Notified Date 6/22/2021 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
For
Report Date
6/22/2021

Business Education Fund Notified Date 6/28/2021 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
Other
Report Date
6/28/2021

Comments
Neutral.
City of Madison Notified Date 6/29/2021 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
Against
Report Date
6/29/2021

Comments
The City of Madison's concerns are summarized in the Wisconsin State Journal op-ed linked below.
https://madison.com/wsj/opinion/column/michelle-drea-bill-would-deliver-a-big-hit-to-homeowners/article_e4fbcda2-fecf-5236-b96a-eb10f1b7b2a1.html
City of Milwaukee Notified Date 6/22/2021 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
Against
Report Date
6/22/2021

Comments
City of Milwaukee is concerned about the long term viability of the hold harmless aid without which would shift more of the property tax burden to residential taxpayers and that there is no inflationary increase.
Dairy Business Association Notified Date 6/28/2021 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
For
Report Date
6/28/2021

Great Lakes Credit & Collection Association Notified Date 3/25/2021 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
For
Report Date
3/25/2021

Greater Whitewater Committee, Inc. Notified Date 3/24/2021 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
For
Report Date
3/24/2021

Independent Insurance Agents of Wisconsin Notified Date 3/24/2021 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
For
Report Date
3/24/2021

League of Wisconsin Municipalities Notified Date 3/28/2021 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
Other
Report Date
3/28/2021

Comments
The Sub. Amend. incorporates our recommended technical changes dealing with buildings, fixtures, and improvements on leased lands and mobile homes. We would shift our position to support if bill provided for inflationary index of hold harmless aid.
League of Women Voters of Wisconsin Notified Date 4/21/2021 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
Against
Report Date
4/21/2021

Mechanical Contractors Association of Wisconsin Notified Date 3/24/2021 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
For
Report Date
3/24/2021

Metropolitan Milwaukee Association of Commerce Notified Date 3/25/2021 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
For
Report Date
3/25/2021

Midwest Food Products Association Inc Notified Date 3/31/2021 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
For
Report Date
3/31/2021

Midwest Hardware Association Inc Notified Date 3/24/2021 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
For
Report Date
3/24/2021

NAIOP Wisconsin Notified Date 4/23/2021 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
For
Report Date
4/23/2021

National Federation of Independent Business Notified Date 3/24/2021 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
For
Report Date
3/24/2021

National Waste & Recycling Association Notified Date 4/6/2021 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
For
Report Date
4/6/2021

Outdoor Advertising Association of Wisconsin Notified Date 6/22/2021 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
For
Report Date
6/22/2021

Plumbing and Mechanical Contractors Association of Milwaukee and Southeastern Wisconsin, Inc. Notified Date 3/24/2021 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
For
Report Date
3/24/2021

Professional Insurance Agents of Wisconsin Notified Date 3/24/2021 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
For
Report Date
3/24/2021

Sheet Metal and Air Conditioning Contractors’ Association of Milwaukee Notified Date 3/24/2021 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
For
Report Date
3/24/2021

Skiing Wisconsin Notified Date 3/24/2021 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
For
Report Date
3/24/2021

Tavern League of Wisconsin, Inc. Notified Date 6/22/2021 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
For
Report Date
6/22/2021

TDS Telecommunications Corporation Notified Date 3/24/2021 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
For
Report Date
3/24/2021

T-Mobile Notified Date 6/24/2021 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
Other
Report Date
6/24/2021

United States Cellular Corporation Notified Date 6/23/2021 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
Other
Report Date
6/23/2021

Verizon and its Affiliates (formerly Verizon Wireless) Notified Date 6/23/2021 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
Other
Report Date
6/23/2021

Water Quality Association of Wisconsin Notified Date 3/25/2021 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
For
Report Date
3/25/2021

Waukesha County Business Alliance Inc Notified Date 6/30/2021 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
For
Report Date
6/30/2021

Wisconsin Agri-Business Association Notified Date 6/21/2021 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
For
Report Date
6/21/2021

Wisconsin Amusement and Music Operators Notified Date 6/22/2021 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
For
Report Date
6/22/2021

Wisconsin Automatic Merchandising Council Notified Date 6/22/2021 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
For
Report Date
6/22/2021

Wisconsin Bankers Association Notified Date 3/24/2021 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
For
Report Date
3/24/2021

Wisconsin Beverage Association Notified Date 4/7/2021 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
For
Report Date
4/7/2021

Wisconsin Beverage Association Notified Date 4/7/2021 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
For
Report Date
4/7/2021

Wisconsin Broadcasters Association Notified Date 3/24/2021 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
For
Report Date
3/24/2021

WISCONSIN CABLE COMMUNICATIONS ASSOCIATION Notified Date 6/22/2021 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
For
Report Date
6/22/2021

Wisconsin County Treasurer's Association (WCTA) Notified Date 6/28/2021 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
For
Report Date
6/28/2021

Wisconsin Grocers Association Notified Date 3/25/2021 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
For
Report Date
3/25/2021

Wisconsin Hotel and Lodging Association Notified Date 3/24/2021 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
For
Report Date
3/24/2021

Wisconsin Housing Alliance Notified Date 3/24/2021 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
For
Report Date
3/24/2021

Wisconsin Independent Businesses, Inc. Notified Date 3/24/2021 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
For
Report Date
3/24/2021

Wisconsin Manufacturers & Commerce Notified Date 6/22/2021 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
For
Report Date
6/22/2021

Wisconsin Newspaper Association Notified Date 3/24/2021 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
For
Report Date
3/24/2021

Wisconsin Paper Council Notified Date 3/25/2021 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
For
Report Date
3/25/2021

Wisconsin Petroleum Marketers & Convenience Store Association Notified Date 3/31/2021 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
For
Report Date
3/31/2021

Wisconsin Propane Gas Association Inc Notified Date 3/25/2021 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
For
Report Date
3/25/2021

Wisconsin Property Taxpayers Inc Notified Date 3/25/2021 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
For
Report Date
3/25/2021

Wisconsin Railroad Association Notified Date 6/21/2021 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
Other
Report Date
6/21/2021

Wisconsin Realtors Association Notified Date 4/2/2021 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
For
Report Date
4/2/2021

Wisconsin Recreational Vehicle Dealers Alliance Notified Date 3/24/2021 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
For
Report Date
3/24/2021

Wisconsin Restaurant Association Notified Date 4/8/2021 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
For
Report Date
4/8/2021

Wisconsin Small Businesses United Notified Date 3/25/2021 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
For
Report Date
3/25/2021

Wisconsin Technology Council Notified Date 6/29/2021 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
For
Report Date
6/29/2021

Wisconsin Towns Association Notified Date 5/13/2021 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
Other
Report Date
5/13/2021

Comments
WTA recommends amendments that address improvements and fixtures on leased land and managed forest land. WTA also recommends adjusting backfill payments to account for inflation.
Wisconsin Transportation Builders Association Notified Date 6/30/2021 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
For
Report Date
6/30/2021

Wisconsin Veterinary Medical Association Notified Date 6/20/2021 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
For
Report Date
6/20/2021

Lobbying Efforts

  2021
January - June
2021
July - December
2022
January - June
2022
July - December
Total
Total Hours Of Effort On This Matter 2021
January - June
1496.00
2021
July - December
459.00
2022
January - June
2022
July - December
Total 1955.00
Associated Builders and Contractors of Wisconsin Inc 2021
January - June
34.00
2021
July - December
2022
January - June
2022
July - December
Total 34.00
Association of Wisconsin Tourism Attractions 2021
January - June
8.00
2021
July - December
2.00
2022
January - June
2022
July - December
Total 10.00
AT&T Wisconsin 2021
January - June
36.00
2021
July - December
21.00
2022
January - June
2022
July - December
Total 57.00
Bell Ambulance, Inc. 2021
January - June
3.00
2021
July - December
2022
January - June
2022
July - December
Total 3.00
BNSF Railway 2021
January - June
2021
July - December
8.00
2022
January - June
2022
July - December
Total 8.00
Bowling Centers Association of Wisconsin 2021
January - June
8.00
2021
July - December
2022
January - June
2022
July - December
Total 8.00
Business Education Fund 2021
January - June
2.00
2021
July - December
2022
January - June
2022
July - December
Total 2.00
Dairy Business Association 2021
January - June
12.00
2021
July - December
2022
January - June
2022
July - December
Total 12.00
Great Lakes Credit & Collection Association 2021
January - June
3.00
2021
July - December
2022
January - June
2022
July - December
Total 3.00
Greater Whitewater Committee, Inc. 2021
January - June
7.00
2021
July - December
7.00
2022
January - June
2022
July - December
Total 14.00
Independent Insurance Agents of Wisconsin 2021
January - June
5.00
2021
July - December
2022
January - June
2022
July - December
Total 5.00
League of Women Voters of Wisconsin 2021
January - June
1.00
2021
July - December
2022
January - June
2022
July - December
Total 1.00
Mechanical Contractors Association of Wisconsin 2021
January - June
13.00
2021
July - December
7.00
2022
January - June
2022
July - December
Total 20.00
Metropolitan Milwaukee Association of Commerce 2021
January - June
2021
July - December
14.00
2022
January - June
2022
July - December
Total 14.00
Midwest Hardware Association Inc 2021
January - June
12.00
2021
July - December
2022
January - June
2022
July - December
Total 12.00
National Federation of Independent Business 2021
January - June
132.00
2021
July - December
35.00
2022
January - June
2022
July - December
Total 167.00
National Waste & Recycling Association 2021
January - June
2021
July - December
4.00
2022
January - June
2022
July - December
Total 4.00
Outdoor Advertising Association of Wisconsin 2021
January - June
5.00
2021
July - December
2022
January - June
2022
July - December
Total 5.00
Plumbing and Mechanical Contractors Association of Milwaukee and Southeastern Wisconsin, Inc. 2021
January - June
12.00
2021
July - December
7.00
2022
January - June
2022
July - December
Total 19.00
Professional Insurance Agents of Wisconsin 2021
January - June
41.00
2021
July - December
2022
January - June
2022
July - December
Total 41.00
Sheet Metal and Air Conditioning Contractors’ Association of Milwaukee 2021
January - June
12.00
2021
July - December
7.00
2022
January - June
2022
July - December
Total 19.00
Skiing Wisconsin 2021
January - June
12.00
2021
July - December
8.00
2022
January - June
2022
July - December
Total 20.00
Tavern League of Wisconsin, Inc. 2021
January - June
22.00
2021
July - December
2022
January - June
2022
July - December
Total 22.00
TDS Telecommunications Corporation 2021
January - June
3.00
2021
July - December
2022
January - June
2022
July - December
Total 3.00
T-Mobile 2021
January - June
26.00
2021
July - December
37.00
2022
January - June
2022
July - December
Total 63.00
United States Cellular Corporation 2021
January - June
10.00
2021
July - December
2022
January - June
2022
July - December
Total 10.00
Verizon and its Affiliates (formerly Verizon Wireless) 2021
January - June
8.00
2021
July - December
2022
January - June
2022
July - December
Total 8.00
Waukesha County Business Alliance Inc 2021
January - June
6.00
2021
July - December
2022
January - June
2022
July - December
Total 6.00
Wisconsin Agri-Business Association 2021
January - June
2021
July - December
1.00
2022
January - June
2022
July - December
Total 1.00
Wisconsin Amusement and Music Operators 2021
January - June
1.00
2021
July - December
1.00
2022
January - June
2022
July - December
Total 2.00
Wisconsin Automatic Merchandising Council 2021
January - June
1.00
2021
July - December
2022
January - June
2022
July - December
Total 1.00
Wisconsin Bankers Association 2021
January - June
8.00
2021
July - December
2022
January - June
2022
July - December
Total 8.00
Wisconsin Broadcasters Association 2021
January - June
15.00
2021
July - December
2022
January - June
2022
July - December
Total 15.00
Wisconsin Grocers Association 2021
January - June
93.00
2021
July - December
13.00
2022
January - June
2022
July - December
Total 106.00
Wisconsin Hotel and Lodging Association 2021
January - June
60.00
2021
July - December
2022
January - June
2022
July - December
Total 60.00
Wisconsin Housing Alliance 2021
January - June
5.00
2021
July - December
2022
January - June
2022
July - December
Total 5.00
Wisconsin Independent Businesses, Inc. 2021
January - June
97.00
2021
July - December
2022
January - June
2022
July - December
Total 97.00
Wisconsin Newspaper Association 2021
January - June
1.00
2021
July - December
2022
January - June
2022
July - December
Total 1.00
Wisconsin Petroleum Marketers & Convenience Store Association 2021
January - June
70.00
2021
July - December
53.00
2022
January - June
2022
July - December
Total 123.00
Wisconsin Propane Gas Association Inc 2021
January - June
6.00
2021
July - December
2022
January - June
2022
July - December
Total 6.00
Wisconsin Property Taxpayers Inc 2021
January - June
607.00
2021
July - December
233.00
2022
January - June
2022
July - December
Total 840.00
Wisconsin Recreational Vehicle Dealers Alliance 2021
January - June
7.00
2021
July - December
1.00
2022
January - June
2022
July - December
Total 8.00
Wisconsin Restaurant Association 2021
January - June
61.00
2021
July - December
2022
January - June
2022
July - December
Total 61.00
Wisconsin Technology Council 2021
January - June
4.00
2021
July - December
2022
January - June
2022
July - December
Total 4.00
Wisconsin Towns Association 2021
January - June
22.00
2021
July - December
2022
January - June
2022
July - December
Total 22.00
Wisconsin Veterinary Medical Association 2021
January - June
5.00
2021
July - December
2022
January - June
2022
July - December
Total 5.00