SMART (Sheet Metal Air Rail Transportation)

Registered Principal Details

Business Or Interest:
Protect the interest of membership, as they may appear. Railroad workers and retired railroad workers, Sheet Metal workers and retired sheet metal workers.

Lobbying Interests:
Transportation issues, taxation, public safety, worker safety, campaign finance, voting laws, passenger and freight rail, prevailing wages, right to work laws, minimum wage.

Title:
State Legislative Director

Contact
AH
Andy Hauck
7 N Pinckney Street, Ste LL-25
Madison, WI 53703
(608) 695-6116
smarttd.wislb@yahoo.com
http://wisconsin.utu.org

Authorized Lobbyists

Lobbyist Name Exclusive Duties Authorized On Withdrawn On
William Andy Hauck Exclusive Duties No Authorized On 1/11/2019 Withdrawn On N/A
Rick Hauser Exclusive Duties No Authorized On 1/11/2019 Withdrawn On N/A

Lobbying Interests

Legislative Bills/Resolutions

Assembly Bill 40
Assembly Bill 40
Relating to: the provision by employers to employees of written disclosure statements of the terms of employment, various changes pertaining to wage claims, occupational or professional licensing of employers that owe wages under wage claim judgments, and...

Bill Text and History

For
Notification Date
3/7/2019
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.
Assembly Bill 116
Assembly Bill 116
Relating to: prohibiting abusive work environments and allowing an individual who has been subjected to such an environment to bring a civil action. (FE)

Bill Text and History

For
Notification Date
5/2/2019
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.
Assembly Bill 175
Assembly Bill 175
Relating to: causing bodily harm to a nurse and providing a penalty. (FE)

Bill Text and History

For
Notification Date
9/24/2019
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.
Comments
Everyone deserves a safe place to work
Assembly Bill 743
Assembly Bill 743
Relating to: an exception to federal hours of service requirements and modifying an administrative rule related to the exception. (FE)

Bill Text and History

Other
Notification Date
2/5/2020
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

Inspectors in DOT
Development, drafting or introduction of a proposal relating to
Inspectors in DOT

Action Intended To Affect
Both Legislative matter and rule

Notification Date
12/23/2019
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.

Appointment of Winnebago County Coroner
Development, drafting or introduction of a proposal relating to
Appointment of Winnebago County Coroner

Action Intended To Affect
Both Legislative matter and rule

Notification Date
10/21/2019
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.

Legislation regarding Blocked Railroad crossings
Development, drafting or introduction of a proposal relating to
Legislation regarding Blocked Railroad crossings

Action Intended To Affect
Both Legislative matter and rule

Notification Date
10/8/2019
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.

Inspectors with OCR
Development, drafting or introduction of a proposal relating to
Inspectors with OCR

Action Intended To Affect
Both Legislative matter and rule

Notification Date
10/1/2019
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.

FRA Certified Inspectors withing DOT
Development, drafting or introduction of a proposal relating to
FRA Certified Inspectors withing DOT

Action Intended To Affect
Both Legislative matter and rule

Notification Date
9/4/2019
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.

Railroad Crew shuttles
Development, drafting or introduction of a proposal relating to
Railroad Crew shuttles

Action Intended To Affect
Both Legislative matter and rule

Notification Date
4/17/2019
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.

State Authority for Railroad Police
Development, drafting or introduction of a proposal relating to
State Authority for Railroad Police

Action Intended To Affect
Both Legislative matter and rule

Notification Date
1/11/2019
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.

Appointment by the Governor of a new Railroad Commissioner for the State of Wisconsin
Development, drafting or introduction of a proposal relating to
Appointment by the Governor of a new Railroad Commissioner for the State of Wisconsin

Action Intended To Affect
Legislative matter

Notification Date
1/11/2019
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.

Trespassing on Railroad Property
Development, drafting or introduction of a proposal relating to
Trespassing on Railroad Property

Action Intended To Affect
Legislative matter

Notification Date
1/11/2019
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.

Right to work laws
Development, drafting or introduction of a proposal relating to
Right to work laws

Action Intended To Affect
Legislative matter

Notification Date
1/11/2019
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.

Truck length
Development, drafting or introduction of a proposal relating to
Truck length

Action Intended To Affect
Legislative matter

Notification Date
1/11/2019
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.

Development, drafting or introduction of a proposal relating to Railroad security Proposals
Development, drafting or introduction of a proposal relating to
Development, drafting or introduction of a proposal relating to Railroad security Proposals

Action Intended To Affect
Legislative matter

Notification Date
1/11/2019
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.

Development, drafting or introduction of a proposal relating to State Rail Safety Participation Program-FRA training and certification of state rail inspectors
Development, drafting or introduction of a proposal relating to
Development, drafting or introduction of a proposal relating to State Rail Safety Participation Program-FRA training and certification of state rail inspectors

Action Intended To Affect
Both Legislative matter and rule

Notification Date
1/11/2019
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.

Development, drafting or introduction of a proposal relating to Truck length and weight
Development, drafting or introduction of a proposal relating to
Development, drafting or introduction of a proposal relating to Truck length and weight

Action Intended To Affect
Legislative matter

Notification Date
1/11/2019
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.

Development, drafting or introduction of a proposal relating to Right to work laws
Development, drafting or introduction of a proposal relating to
Development, drafting or introduction of a proposal relating to Right to work laws

Action Intended To Affect
Both Legislative matter and rule

Notification Date
1/11/2019
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.

Development, drafting or introduction of a proposal relating to Amtrak
Development, drafting or introduction of a proposal relating to
Development, drafting or introduction of a proposal relating to Amtrak

Action Intended To Affect
Both Legislative matter and rule

Notification Date
1/11/2019
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.

Development, drafting or introduction of a proposal relating to Railroad security Proposals
Development, drafting or introduction of a proposal relating to
Development, drafting or introduction of a proposal relating to Railroad security Proposals

Action Intended To Affect
Both Legislative matter and rule

Notification Date
1/11/2019
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.

Development, drafting or introduction of a proposal relating to Administrative Rules Railroads
Development, drafting or introduction of a proposal relating to
Development, drafting or introduction of a proposal relating to Administrative Rules Railroads

Action Intended To Affect
Both Legislative matter and rule

Notification Date
1/11/2019
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.

Development, drafting or introduction of a proposal relating to Railroad Train Crew Consist
Development, drafting or introduction of a proposal relating to
Development, drafting or introduction of a proposal relating to Railroad Train Crew Consist

Action Intended To Affect
Legislative matter

Notification Date
1/11/2019
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.

Development, drafting or introduction of a proposal relating to Mass transit and high speed rail
Development, drafting or introduction of a proposal relating to
Development, drafting or introduction of a proposal relating to Mass transit and high speed rail

Action Intended To Affect
Legislative matter

Notification Date
1/11/2019
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.

Support appointment of Yash Wadhwa to Wisconsin Commissioner of Railroads
Development, drafting or introduction of a proposal relating to
Support appointment of Yash Wadhwa to Wisconsin Commissioner of Railroads

Action Intended To Affect
Legislative matter

Notification Date
1/11/2019
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.

Wisconsin Rail Plan 2030
Development, drafting or introduction of a proposal relating to
Wisconsin Rail Plan 2030

Action Intended To Affect
Both Legislative matter and rule

Notification Date
1/11/2019
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.

Relating to: appointing delegates for a convention under Article V of the United States Constitution.
Development, drafting or introduction of a proposal relating to
Relating to: appointing delegates for a convention under Article V of the United States Constitution.

Action Intended To Affect
Legislative matter

Notification Date
1/11/2019
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.

Relating to: preparation and response required by railroad corporations in the event of discharge of transported materials and making an appropriation.
Development, drafting or introduction of a proposal relating to
Relating to: preparation and response required by railroad corporations in the event of discharge of transported materials and making an appropriation.

Action Intended To Affect
Both Legislative matter and rule

Notification Date
1/11/2019
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.

Total Lobbying Effort

  2019
January - June
2019
July - December
2020
January - June
2020
July - December
Total
Total Lobbying Expenditures 2019
January - June
$6,245.47
2019
July - December
$9,966.31
2020
January - June
$6,315.84
2020
July - December
$7,345.29
Total $29,872.91
Total Hours Communicating 2019
January - June
8.00
2019
July - December
42.00
2020
January - June
8.00
2020
July - December
29.00
Total 87.00
Total Hours Other 2019
January - June
150.00
2019
July - December
171.00
2020
January - June
133.00
2020
July - December
171.00
Total 625.00

Percent Allocation of Lobbying Effort

Legislative Bills/Resolutions

No legislative bills/resolutions found.

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
2019
January - June
2019
July - December
2020
January - June
2020
July - December
Total
2019
January - June
90 %
2019
July - December
90 %
2020
January - June
95 %
2020
July - December
100 %
Total 94 %

Other Matters

Includes time spent on:

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

Other Matters
2019
January - June
2019
July - December
2020
January - June
2020
July - December
Total
2019
January - June
10 %
2019
July - December
10 %
2020
January - June
5 %
2020
July - December
Total 6 %

Filed Statements of Lobbying Activity and Expenditures