Wisconsin Urban & Rural Transit Association (formerly Wis Urban Transit Assn)

Registered Principal Details

Business Or Interest:
Professional association of Wisconsin transit managers.

Lobbying Interests:
All areas of administrative or legislative affairs which may affect the administration or operation of a municipal or county transit system. Wisconsin Department of Transportation, local transportation aids and operating assistance.

CEO Name:
Chuck Kamp
Legislative Lobbyist

Contact
GRG
Gary R Goyke
754 Williamson St
Madison, WI 53703
(608) 255-1166
(608) 255-3301
gnregoyke@mailbag.com

Authorized Lobbyists

Lobbyist Name Exclusive Duties Authorized On Withdrawn On
Gary Goyke Exclusive Duties N/A Authorized On 1/6/2005 Withdrawn On N/A

Lobbying Interests

Legislative Bills/Resolutions

Assembly Bill 70
Assembly Bill 70
relating to: child safety restraint systems, safety belt use requirements in motor vehicles, creating a Child Safety Restraint System Program, creating a safety restraint enforcement surcharge, granting rule-making authority, making an appropriation, and p...

Bill Text and History

Other
Notification Date
2/21/2005
First Communication Date
N/A
Communication Information
The principal, a lobbyist authorized by the principal, or another individual acting on behalf of the principal has not yet communicated on this matter, but intends to do so at a later date.
Assembly Bill 95
Assembly Bill 95
relating to: the definitions of motor bicycle and moped.

Bill Text and History

Other
Notification Date
2/12/2005
First Communication Date
N/A
Communication Information
The principal, a lobbyist authorized by the principal, or another individual acting on behalf of the principal has not yet communicated on this matter, but intends to do so at a later date.
Assembly Bill 169
Assembly Bill 169
relating to: operation of double-decked buses on highways.

Bill Text and History

2005 Wisconsin Act 11

Other
Notification Date
3/20/2005
First Communication Date
N/A
Communication Information
The principal, a lobbyist authorized by the principal, or another individual acting on behalf of the principal has not yet communicated on this matter, but intends to do so at a later date.
Comments
Will this Legislation affect the operation of a public transportation system? We will do additional research and update our position.
Assembly Bill 426
Assembly Bill 426
relating to: the Specialized Transportation Assistance Program.

Bill Text and History

2005 Wisconsin Act 438

For
Notification Date
8/1/2005
First Communication Date
N/A
Communication Information
The principal, a lobbyist authorized by the principal, or another individual acting on behalf of the principal has not yet communicated on this matter, but intends to do so at a later date.
Senate Bill 331
Senate Bill 331
relating to: eliminating the annual adjustment of the motor vehicle fuel tax rate.

Bill Text and History

2005 Wisconsin Act 85

Against
Notification Date
12/6/2005
First Communication Date
N/A
Communication Information
The principal, a lobbyist authorized by the principal, or another individual acting on behalf of the principal has not yet communicated on this matter, but intends to do so at a later date.
Comments
Adoption would create additional and unnecessary financial burdens on public trnasportation systems throughout the state.

Budget Bill Subjects

Transportation: Local Transportation Aid
Biennial budget bill treatment of matter relating to
Transportation: Local Transportation Aid

Notification Date
2/6/2005
First Communication Date
N/A
Communication Information
The principal, a lobbyist authorized by the principal, or another individual acting on behalf of the principal has not yet communicated on this matter, but intends to do so at a later date.

Comments
All funding issues affecting the operation of a public transportation system

Transportation: Other Divisions
Biennial budget bill treatment of matter relating to
Transportation: Other Divisions

Notification Date
2/6/2005
First Communication Date
N/A
Communication Information
The principal, a lobbyist authorized by the principal, or another individual acting on behalf of the principal has not yet communicated on this matter, but intends to do so at a later date.

Comments
Any public planning process affecting the long range actions of the State regrading public transportation.

Transportation: Transportation Finance
Biennial budget bill treatment of matter relating to
Transportation: Transportation Finance

Notification Date
2/6/2005
First Communication Date
N/A
Communication Information
The principal, a lobbyist authorized by the principal, or another individual acting on behalf of the principal has not yet communicated on this matter, but intends to do so at a later date.

Comments
State funding of the operating assistance program for public transportation programs and systems.

Topics Not Yet Assigned A Bill Or Rule Number

Any policy contained in the biennial executive budget that would affect the operation, management or financing of a public transportation system or program in Wisconsin.
Development, drafting or introduction of a proposal relating to
Any policy contained in the biennial executive budget that would affect the operation, management or financing of a public transportation system or program in Wisconsin.

Action Intended To Affect
Legislative Matter

Notification Date
3/20/2005
First Communication Date
N/A
Communication Information
The principal, a lobbyist authorized by the principal, or another individual acting on behalf of the principal has not yet communicated on this matter, but intends to do so at a later date.

Work with all State agencies involved in coordinating all levels of public transportation.
Development, drafting or introduction of a proposal relating to
Work with all State agencies involved in coordinating all levels of public transportation.

Action Intended To Affect
Both Legislative Matter and Rule

Notification Date
3/20/2005
First Communication Date
N/A
Communication Information
The principal, a lobbyist authorized by the principal, or another individual acting on behalf of the principal has not yet communicated on this matter, but intends to do so at a later date.

Work with the Wisconsin Department of Transportation in conducting research and analysis of the economic effect of public transportation in the State.
Development, drafting or introduction of a proposal relating to
Work with the Wisconsin Department of Transportation in conducting research and analysis of the economic effect of public transportation in the State.

Action Intended To Affect
Rule (by a state agency)

Notification Date
3/20/2005
First Communication Date
N/A
Communication Information
The principal, a lobbyist authorized by the principal, or another individual acting on behalf of the principal has not yet communicated on this matter, but intends to do so at a later date.

LRB 0216/2 Exempting school districts from the motor fuel tax.
Development, drafting or introduction of a proposal relating to
LRB 0216/2 Exempting school districts from the motor fuel tax.

Action Intended To Affect
Legislative Matter

Notification Date
2/12/2005
First Communication Date
N/A
Communication Information
The principal, a lobbyist authorized by the principal, or another individual acting on behalf of the principal do not intend to communicate on this matter.

Total Lobbying Effort

  2005
January - June
2005
July - December
2006
January - June
2006
July - December
Total
Total Lobbying Expenditures 2005
January - June
$32,400.00
2005
July - December
$24,500.00
2006
January - June
$24,300.00
2006
July - December
$27,500.00
Total $108,700.00
Total Hours Communicating 2005
January - June
52.05
2005
July - December
29.00
2006
January - June
45.00
2006
July - December
25.00
Total 151.05
Total Hours Other 2005
January - June
88.50
2005
July - December
76.00
2006
January - June
110.00
2006
July - December
45.00
Total 319.50

Percent Allocation of Lobbying Effort

Legislative Bills/Resolutions

relating to: child safety restraint systems, safety belt use requirements in motor vehicles, creating a Child Safety Restraint System Program, creating a safety restraint enforcement surcharge, granting rule-making authority, making an appropriation, and providing a penalty.
2005
January - June
2005
July - December
2006
January - June
2006
July - December
Total
2005
January - June
5 %
2005
July - December
2006
January - June
5 %
2006
July - December
Total 3 %
relating to: the definitions of motor bicycle and moped.
2005
January - June
2005
July - December
2006
January - June
2006
July - December
Total
2005
January - June
5 %
2005
July - December
5 %
2006
January - June
2006
July - December
Total 3 %
relating to: operation of double-decked buses on highways.
2005
January - June
2005
July - December
2006
January - June
2006
July - December
Total
2005
January - June
5 %
2005
July - December
2006
January - June
2006
July - December
Total 1 %
relating to: the Specialized Transportation Assistance Program.
2005
January - June
2005
July - December
2006
January - June
2006
July - December
Total
2005
January - June
2005
July - December
15 %
2006
January - June
10 %
2006
July - December
Total 7 %
relating to: eliminating the annual adjustment of the motor vehicle fuel tax rate.
2005
January - June
2005
July - December
2006
January - June
2006
July - December
Total
2005
January - June
2005
July - December
25 %
2006
January - June
35 %
2006
July - December
Total 17 %

Budget Bill Subjects

2005
January - June
2005
July - December
2006
January - June
2006
July - December
Total
2005
January - June
5 %
2005
July - December
20 %
2006
January - June
2006
July - December
Total 6 %
2005
January - June
2005
July - December
2006
January - June
2006
July - December
Total
2005
January - June
10 %
2005
July - December
15 %
2006
January - June
2006
July - December
Total 6 %
2005
January - June
2005
July - December
2006
January - June
2006
July - December
Total
2005
January - June
50 %
2005
July - December
20 %
2006
January - June
2006
July - December
Total 19 %

Administrative Rulemaking Proceedings

No administrative rulemaking proceedings found.

Topics Not Yet Assigned A Bill Or Rule Number

2005
January - June
2005
July - December
2006
January - June
2006
July - December
Total
2005
January - June
5 %
2005
July - December
2006
January - June
10 %
2006
July - December
Total 5 %
2005
January - June
2005
July - December
2006
January - June
2006
July - December
Total
2005
January - June
5 %
2005
July - December
2006
January - June
15 %
2006
July - December
25 %
Total 10 %
2005
January - June
2005
July - December
2006
January - June
2006
July - December
Total
2005
January - June
10 %
2005
July - December
2006
January - June
15 %
2006
July - December
25 %
Total 12 %

Minor Efforts

(Time spent on matters each of which accounted for less than 10% of the organization's lobbying.)

Minor Efforts
2005
January - June
2005
July - December
2006
January - June
2006
July - December
Total
2005
January - June
2005
July - December
2006
January - June
10 %
2006
July - December
30 %
Total 8 %

Other Matters

Includes time spent on:

  • Gubernatorial nominations
  • Matters on which the organization made no lobbying communication

Other Matters
2005
January - June
2005
July - December
2006
January - June
2006
July - December
Total
2005
January - June
2005
July - December
2006
January - June
2006
July - December
20 %
Total 3 %

Filed Statements of Lobbying Activity and Expenditures