Wisconsin Council of Life Insurers

Registered Principal Details

Business Or Interest:
Life insurance.

Lobbying Interests:
WI Stats. 600 - 655 and insurance rules.

CEO Name:
Susan Callanan
Partner

Contact
CO
Connie O'Connell
10 East Doty Street, Suite 621
Madison, WI 53703
(608) 251-1542
(608) 251-1996
coconnell@parrettoconnell.com

Authorized Lobbyists

Lobbyist Name Exclusive Duties Authorized On Withdrawn On
Connie O'Connell Exclusive Duties N/A Authorized On 1/1/2011 Withdrawn On N/A

Lobbying Interests

Budget Bill Subjects

General Fund Taxes
Biennial budget bill treatment of matter relating to
General Fund Taxes

Notification Date
5/19/2011
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
Update to Internal Revenue Code as it relates to long term care insurance taxation

Administrative Rulemaking Proceedings

Ins 2.08, retained asset accounts for life insurance death benefit proceeds.
Agency Name
Insurance
Subject
Ins 2.08, retained asset accounts for life insurance death benefit proceeds.
Scope Statement
Register Number: 658 (10/15/2010)
Other
Notification Date
3/1/2011
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.

Ins 2.18, life settlements and affecting small business.
Agency Name
Insurance
Subject
Ins 2.18, life settlements and affecting small business.
Scope Statement
Register Number: 653 (6/1/2010)
Other
Notification Date
3/1/2011
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.

Topics Not Yet Assigned A Bill Or Rule Number

Unclaimed property law
Development, drafting or introduction of a proposal relating to
Unclaimed property law

Action Intended To Affect
Legislative Matter

Notification Date
7/25/2012
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.

Unclaimed property law
Development, drafting or introduction of a proposal relating to
Unclaimed property law

Action Intended To Affect
Legislative matter

Notification Date
7/24/2012
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.

Regulations related to long term care insurance commissions.
Development, drafting or introduction of a proposal relating to
Regulations related to long term care insurance commissions.

Action Intended To Affect
Rule (by a state agency)

Notification Date
1/24/2012
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.

any legislation modifying Wisconsin's insurable interest law
Development, drafting or introduction of a proposal relating to
any legislation modifying Wisconsin's insurable interest law

Action Intended To Affect
Legislative Matter

Notification Date
5/17/2011
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.

Taxation of insurance companies.
Development, drafting or introduction of a proposal relating to
Taxation of insurance companies.

Action Intended To Affect
Legislative Matter

Notification Date
1/1/2011
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.

Taxation of long term care insurance purchase
Development, drafting or introduction of a proposal relating to
Taxation of long term care insurance purchase

Action Intended To Affect
Legislative Matter

Notification Date
1/1/2011
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

  2011
January - June
2011
July - December
2012
January - June
2012
July - December
Total
Total Lobbying Expenditures 2011
January - June
$20,881.00
2011
July - December
$6,368.00
2012
January - June
$6,381.67
2012
July - December
$10,793.00
Total $44,423.67
Total Hours Communicating 2011
January - June
19.20
2011
July - December
3.50
2012
January - June
2.90
2012
July - December
10.30
Total 35.90
Total Hours Other 2011
January - June
28.70
2011
July - December
12.50
2012
January - June
18.00
2012
July - December
21.30
Total 80.50

Percent Allocation of Lobbying Effort

Legislative Bills/Resolutions

No legislative bills/resolutions found.

Budget Bill Subjects

No budget bill subjects found.

Administrative Rulemaking Proceedings

2011
January - June
2011
July - December
2012
January - June
2012
July - December
Total
2011
January - June
40 %
2011
July - December
70 %
2012
January - June
22 %
2012
July - December
Total 30 %

Topics Not Yet Assigned A Bill Or Rule Number

2011
January - June
2011
July - December
2012
January - June
2012
July - December
Total
2011
January - June
4 %
2011
July - December
2012
January - June
2012
July - December
Total 2 %
2011
January - June
2011
July - December
2012
January - June
2012
July - December
Total
2011
January - June
50 %
2011
July - December
10 %
2012
January - June
2012
July - December
Total 22 %
2011
January - June
2011
July - December
2012
January - June
2012
July - December
Total
2011
January - June
2011
July - December
10 %
2012
January - June
2 %
2012
July - December
Total 2 %
2011
January - June
2011
July - December
2012
January - June
2012
July - December
Total
2011
January - June
2011
July - December
2012
January - June
66 %
2012
July - December
33 %
Total 21 %
2011
January - June
2011
July - December
2012
January - June
2012
July - December
Total
2011
January - June
2011
July - December
2012
January - June
2012
July - December
66 %
Total 18 %

Minor Efforts

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

Minor Efforts
2011
January - June
2011
July - December
2012
January - June
2012
July - December
Total
2011
January - June
6 %
2011
July - December
2012
January - June
10 %
2012
July - December
1 %
Total 5 %

Other Matters

Includes time spent on:

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

Other Matters
2011
January - June
2011
July - December
2012
January - June
2012
July - December
Total
2011
January - June
2011
July - December
10 %
2012
January - June
2012
July - December
Total 1 %

Filed Statements of Lobbying Activity and Expenditures