Wisconsin Science Olympiad

Registered Principal Details

Business Or Interest:
Wisconsin Science Olympiad, Inc. is a non-profit organization that has a mission to promote STEM education for students in Wisconsin K-12 schools by engaging communities in the thrill, excitement and challenge of science, technology, engineering and math competition.

Lobbying Interests:
Legislation to provide funding for Wisconsin Science Olympiad teams.

Contact
FSP
Forrest Schultz, Ph.D.
410 Tenth Avenue East, 334D Jarvis Hall Science Wing
Menonomie, WI 54751
(715) 505-5012
schultzf@uwstout.edu
http://wisconsinso.org

Authorized Lobbyists

Lobbyist Name Exclusive Duties Authorized On Withdrawn On
Jack O'Meara Exclusive Duties No Authorized On 12/17/2018 Withdrawn On N/A

Lobbying Interests

Legislative Bills/Resolutions

Assembly Bill 587
Assembly Bill 587
Relating to: a science competition participation grant pilot program and making an appropriation. (FE)

Bill Text and History

For
Notification Date
11/22/2019
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 459
Senate Bill 459
Relating to: a science competition participation grant pilot program and making an appropriation. (FE)

Bill Text and History

For
Notification Date
10/3/2019
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.

Topics Not Yet Assigned A Bill Or Rule Number

Legislation to provide matching funding for teams competing in science competitions.
Development, drafting or introduction of a proposal relating to
Legislation to provide matching funding for teams competing in science competitions.

Action Intended To Affect
Legislative matter

Notification Date
12/8/2018
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

  2019
January - June
2019
July - December
2020
January - June
2020
July - December
Total
Total Lobbying Expenditures 2019
January - June
$0.00
2019
July - December
$0.00
2020
January - June
$0.00
2020
July - December
$0.00
Total $0.00
Total Hours Communicating 2019
January - June
5.50
2019
July - December
3.25
2020
January - June
1.00
2020
July - December
2.75
Total 12.50
Total Hours Other 2019
January - June
2.75
2019
July - December
1.75
2020
January - June
1.00
2020
July - December
0.75
Total 6.25

Percent Allocation of Lobbying Effort

Legislative Bills/Resolutions

Relating to: a science competition participation grant pilot program and making an appropriation. (FE)
2019
January - June
2019
July - December
2020
January - June
2020
July - December
Total
2019
January - June
2019
July - December
10 %
2020
January - June
30 %
2020
July - December
Total 11 %
Relating to: a science competition participation grant pilot program and making an appropriation. (FE)
2019
January - June
2019
July - December
2020
January - June
2020
July - December
Total
2019
January - June
2019
July - December
20 %
2020
January - June
30 %
2020
July - December
Total 11 %

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

2019
January - June
2019
July - December
2020
January - June
2020
July - December
Total
2019
January - June
100 %
2019
July - December
70 %
2020
January - June
40 %
2020
July - December
100 %
Total 86 %

Minor Efforts

No minor efforts found.

Other Matters

No other matters found.

Filed Statements of Lobbying Activity and Expenditures

This organization is one of fewer than 10 organizations registered with the Wisconsin Ethics Commission that is exempt from semi-annual reporting of its lobbying hours and expenditures. Instead of the semi-annual report the organization has submitted a written pledge not to spend more than $500 per year on lobbying. This organization is obliged to abide by the same standards of conduct as pertain to other organizations that retain lobbyists and to identify each bill or rule on which it has a lobbying communication.