Wisconsin Association of the Deaf

Registered Principal Details

Business Or Interest:
Memership dues and fundraising

Lobbying Interests:
The Wisconsin Association of the Deaf intends to promote and influence sign language interpreter legislation, to regulate sign language interpreters and the settings in which they work to ensure the interpreters competencies match the settings in which they work.

Title:
Co-Chairman

Contact
MAM
Michael A. Maffucci
5313 Windwood Cir.
McFarland, WI 53588
(262) 214-0430
accomodations@wisdeaf.org

Authorized Lobbyists

Lobbyist Name Exclusive Duties Authorized On Withdrawn On
Joel Matthew Kleefisch Exclusive Duties No Authorized On 3/18/2019 Withdrawn On N/A

Lobbying Interests

Legislative Bills/Resolutions

Assembly Bill 250
Assembly Bill 250
Relating to: examinations and licensure of sign language interpreters, providing an exemption from emergency rule procedures, and granting rule-making authority. (FE)

Bill Text and History

2019 Wisconsin Act 17

For
Notification Date
6/4/2019
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.
Senate Bill 265
Senate Bill 265
Relating to: examinations and licensure of sign language interpreters, providing an exemption from emergency rule procedures, and granting rule-making authority. (FE)

Bill Text and History

For
Notification Date
6/11/2019
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.

Topics Not Yet Assigned A Bill Or Rule Number

relating to the creation of a board governing sign language interpreters and licensing of sign language interpreters.
Development, drafting or introduction of a proposal relating to
relating to the creation of a board governing sign language interpreters and licensing of sign language interpreters.

Action Intended To Affect
Both Legislative matter and rule

Notification Date
3/19/2019
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
$3,325.00
2019
July - December
$700.00
2020
January - June
$0.00
2020
July - December
$0.00
Total $4,025.00
Total Hours Communicating 2019
January - June
12.30
2019
July - December
1.95
2020
January - June
0.00
2020
July - December
0.00
Total 14.25
Total Hours Other 2019
January - June
11.96
2019
July - December
0.49
2020
January - June
0.00
2020
July - December
0.00
Total 12.45

Percent Allocation of Lobbying Effort

Legislative Bills/Resolutions

Relating to: examinations and licensure of sign language interpreters, providing an exemption from emergency rule procedures, and granting rule-making authority. (FE)
2019
January - June
2019
July - December
2020
January - June
2020
July - December
Total
2019
January - June
40 %
2019
July - December
35 %
2020
January - June
2020
July - December
Total 41 %
Relating to: examinations and licensure of sign language interpreters, providing an exemption from emergency rule procedures, and granting rule-making authority. (FE)
2019
January - June
2019
July - December
2020
January - June
2020
July - December
Total
2019
January - June
40 %
2019
July - December
35 %
2020
January - June
2020
July - December
Total 41 %

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
20 %
2019
July - December
2020
January - June
2020
July - December
Total 18 %

Minor Efforts

No minor efforts found.

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
2019
July - December
30 %
2020
January - June
100 %
2020
July - December
100 %
Total 3 %

Filed Statements of Lobbying Activity and Expenditures