Visa U.S.A.

Registered Principal Details

Business Or Interest:
Payment network

Lobbying Interests:
Issues affecting financial service sector and credit cards.

CEO Name:
John Coglin
Vice President

Contact
PR
Paul Russinolf
1300 Connecticut Ave, NW
Washington, DC 20036
(703) 287-8854
(202) 862-5498
prussino@visa.com
www.visa.com

Authorized Lobbyists

Lobbyist Name Exclusive Duties Authorized On Withdrawn On
Brandon Scholz Exclusive Duties N/A Authorized On 9/6/2005 Withdrawn On N/A
Michelle Kussow Exclusive Duties N/A Authorized On 9/6/2005 Withdrawn On N/A

Lobbying Interests

Legislative Bills/Resolutions

Assembly Bill 583
Assembly Bill 583
relating to: terms and conditions of gift certificates, gift cards, and other gift obligations and providing a penalty.

Bill Text and History

Against
Notification Date
9/9/2005
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 292
Senate Bill 292
relating to: terms and conditions of gift certificates, gift cards, and other gift obligations and providing a penalty.

Bill Text and History

Against
Notification Date
9/9/2005
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 392
Senate Bill 392
relating to: the sale of gift certificates, gift cards, and other gift obligations and providing penalties.

Bill Text and History

For
Notification Date
10/18/2005
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.

Total Lobbying Effort

  2005
July - December
2006
January - June
2006
July - December
Total
Total Lobbying Expenditures 2005
July - December
$10,000.00
2006
January - June
$15,000.00
2006
July - December
$15,000.00
Total $40,000.00
Total Hours Communicating 2005
July - December
15.00
2006
January - June
22.50
2006
July - December
1.00
Total 38.50
Total Hours Other 2005
July - December
24.75
2006
January - June
30.50
2006
July - December
7.75
Total 63.00

Percent Allocation of Lobbying Effort

Legislative Bills/Resolutions

relating to: terms and conditions of gift certificates, gift cards, and other gift obligations and providing a penalty.
2005
January - June
2005
July - December
2006
January - June
2006
July - December
Total
2005
January - June
2005
July - December
50 %
2006
January - June
50 %
2006
July - December
50 %
Total 50 %
relating to: the sale of gift certificates, gift cards, and other gift obligations and providing penalties.
2005
January - June
2005
July - December
2006
January - June
2006
July - December
Total
2005
January - June
2005
July - December
50 %
2006
January - June
50 %
2006
July - December
50 %
Total 50 %

Budget Bill Subjects

No budget bill subjects found.

Administrative Rulemaking Proceedings

No administrative rulemaking proceedings found.

Topics Not Yet Assigned A Bill Or Rule Number

No topics found.

Minor Efforts

No minor efforts found.

Other Matters

No other matters found.

Filed Statements of Lobbying Activity and Expenditures