Consumer Technology Association

Registered Principal Details

Business Or Interest:
The Consumer Technology Association (CTA), formerly the Consumer Electronics Association (CEA), unites 2,200 companies within the consumer technology industry. Members tap into valuable and innovative members-only resources: unparalleled market research, networking opportunities with business advocates and leaders, up-to-date educational programs and technical training, exposure in extensive promotional programs, and representation from the voice of the industry.

Lobbying Interests:
All legislating impacting consumer technology development, sales and use.

CEO Name:
Gary Shapiro

Contact
WA
Walter Alcorn
1919 S. Eads St.
Arlington, VA 22202
(702) 907-5255
WAlcorn@ce.org

Authorized Lobbyists

Lobbyist Name Exclusive Duties Authorized On Withdrawn On
Joe K Leibham Exclusive Duties N/A Authorized On 2/3/2016 Withdrawn On N/A
Wendy Coomer Exclusive Duties N/A Authorized On 2/3/2016 Withdrawn On N/A
Jason Childress Exclusive Duties N/A Authorized On 2/3/2016 Withdrawn On N/A

Lobbying Interests

Legislative Bills/Resolutions

Assembly Bill 670
Assembly Bill 670
Relating to: the operation of drones over state correctional institutions, the authority of political subdivisions to designate areas over which the operation of drones is limited, and providing a penalty. (FE)

Bill Text and History

2015 Wisconsin Act 318

Against
Notification Date
2/8/2016
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.
Senate Bill 498
Senate Bill 498
Relating to: the operation of drones over state correctional institutions, the authority of political subdivisions to designate areas over which the operation of drones is limited, and providing a penalty. (FE)

Bill Text and History

Against
Notification Date
2/8/2016
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.
Senate Bill 621
Senate Bill 621
Relating to: changes to the electronic waste recycling program and granting rule-making authority. (FE)

Bill Text and History

Against
Notification Date
2/11/2016
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

  2016
January - June
2016
July - December
Total
Total Lobbying Expenditures 2016
January - June
$35,750.00
2016
July - December
$42,750.00
Total $78,500.00
Total Hours Communicating 2016
January - June
7.90
2016
July - December
0.00
Total 7.90
Total Hours Other 2016
January - June
17.20
2016
July - December
0.00
Total 17.20

Percent Allocation of Lobbying Effort

Legislative Bills/Resolutions

Relating to: changes to the electronic waste recycling program and granting rule-making authority. (FE)
2015
January - June
2015
July - December
2016
January - June
2016
July - December
Total
2015
January - June
2015
July - December
2016
January - June
5 %
2016
July - December
30 %
Total 4 %
Relating to: the operation of drones over state correctional institutions, the authority of political subdivisions to designate areas over which the operation of drones is limited, and providing a penalty. (FE)
2015
January - June
2015
July - December
2016
January - June
2016
July - December
Total
2015
January - June
2015
July - December
2016
January - June
45 %
2016
July - December
30 %
Total 44 %
Relating to: the operation of drones over state correctional institutions, the authority of political subdivisions to designate areas over which the operation of drones is limited, and providing a penalty. (FE)
2015
January - June
2015
July - December
2016
January - June
2016
July - December
Total
2015
January - June
2015
July - December
2016
January - June
45 %
2016
July - December
30 %
Total 44 %

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

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

Minor Efforts
2015
January - June
2015
July - December
2016
January - June
2016
July - December
Total
2015
January - June
2015
July - December
2016
January - June
5 %
2016
July - December
10 %
Total 5 %

Other Matters

No other matters found.

Filed Statements of Lobbying Activity and Expenditures