Relating to: a requirement that all employers in this state grant a paid leave of absence on Veterans Day to employees who are veterans.
By Senators Hansen, Decker and Sullivan; cosponsored by Representatives Turner, Sinicki, Travis, Berceau and Sheridan.
To committee on Veterans and Military Affairs, Biotechnology and Financial Institutions.
Senate Bill 110
Relating to: refusal by the Department of Natural Resources to reveal electronic mail addresses of subscribers.
By Senators Kreitlow, Hansen, Breske, Lehman, Schultz, Darling, Risser, Sullivan, Cowles, Lassa and Miller; cosponsored by Representatives Gunderson, Ballweg, Lothian, Albers, Kreuser, Gottlieb, Hahn, Cullen, LeMahieu, Mursau, Kestell, Hixson, Boyle, Hines, Musser, Berceau, M. Williams, Vruwink, Townsend, Nass, Molepske, Kleefisch, Nerison, Gronemus, Steinbrink, Sinicki and Moulton.
To committee on Campaign Finance Reform, Rural Issues and Information Technology.
Senate Bill 111
Relating to: the definition of service animal for purposes of discrimination against a person using a service animal in a public accommodation and harassment of a service animal and providing a penalty.
By Senators Risser, Miller, Roessler, Cowles and Coggs; cosponsored by Representatives Berceau, Black, Sheridan, Hines, Boyle, Benedict, A. Ott, Hahn, Musser, A. Williams, Townsend, Shilling and Sinicki.
To committee on Public Health, Senior Issues, Long Term Care and Privacy.
Senate Bill 112
Relating to: creating a nonrefundable individual income tax credit for contributions to candidates for elective public office.
By Senators Risser, Wirch, Hansen and Schultz; cosponsored by Representatives Wieckert, Zepnick, Vos, Cullen, Hahn, Boyle, Kleefisch, Hebl, Owens, A. Ott, Jeskewitz, Musser, Berceau and Molepske.
To committee on Labor, Elections and Urban Affairs.
Senate Bill 113
Relating to: excluding Internet access services from the definition of telecommunications services for sales and use tax purposes.
By Senators Leibham, Kanavas, Darling, Grothman, Kedzie, Olsen, Plale and Schultz; cosponsored by Representatives Zipperer, Kramer, Albers, Ballweg, Gundrum, Kerkman, F. Lasee, LeMahieu, Lothian, Molepske, Moulton, Nass, Nygren, Petrowski, Pridemore, Roth, Strachota, Suder, Van Roy, Vos, Vukmir and Ziegelbauer.
To committee on Campaign Finance Reform, Rural Issues and Information Technology.
Petitions and Communications
State of Wisconsin
Ethics Board
March 20, 2007
The Honorable, The Senate:
The following lobbyists have been authorized to act on behalf of the organizations set opposite their names.
For more detailed information about these lobbyists and organizations and a complete list of organizations and people authorized to lobby the 2007-2008 session of the legislature, visit the Ethics Board's web site at
Beiriger, Jeffrey J   Southeastern Wisconsin Drywall       & Plastering Contractors       Association
Beiriger, Jeffrey J   Wisconsin Girl Scouts       Legislative Monitoring       Committee
S148 Bergersen, Gunnar   Railway Supply Institute
Bock, Adam   Seed Foundation, The
Bolger, J.D., T Michael   Medical College of Wisconsin
Brozek, Michael   Regeneration Technologies Inc
Buchen, Elizabeth J   Flint Hills Resources
Cardona, Mary   Wisconsin Association of Public,   Educational and Government       Access Channels, Inc.
Carey, Ray   Southeastern Wisconsin Regional       Transit Authority
Christianson, Peter C   Kraft Foods Global, Inc
Christianson, Peter C   Southwestern Company, The, a       division of Southwestern/Great       American, Inc.
Crawford, Shane   Walworth County
Davis, Stan   Wisconsin Realtors Association
Eggleston, Casey   Nature Conservancy, The
Elias, Nathan   Northwestern Mutual
Flynn, Celeste   Time Warner Cable
Fonfara, Thomas   Medical Transportation       Management Inc
Franken, Andrew   Flint Hills Resources
Franken, Andrew   Legal Action of Wisconsin, Inc
Garner, Jennifer   Wisconsin Education Association       Council
Gissen, Donna   Medical College of Wisconsin
Gordon, Fredrick G.   Old World Wisconsin Foundation
Gordon, Fredrick G.   Rime Management Group Inc
Greenberg, Beverly   Time Warner Cable
Gunderson, Dan   American Petroleum Institute
Gutterman, David J   Medical College of Wisconsin
Hanna, Jodi   Disability Rights Wisconsin
Harden, Randy   Wisconsin ATV Association Inc
Holschbach, Todd   Nature Conservancy, The
Hoven, Timothy   Medical College of Wisconsin
Jentz, Robert   Nature Conservancy, The
Judge, Richard   Southeastern Wisconsin Regional       Transit Authority
Kammer, Peter   Independence First Inc
Kobza, Lawrie   Kenosha Water Utility
Krueger, Erin   Independence First Inc
Kussow, Michelle   Wisconsin Powersports Dealers       Association
Lucht, Ken   Wisconsin Southern Railroad       Company
McCoshen, William J   Northwestern Mutual
Mettner, Joseph   AT&T Wisconsin
Mulliken, Melissa   Developmental Disabilities       Coalition of Dane County Inc
Natzke, Ryan   Medical College of Wisconsin
O'Connor, Alice   Special Olympics Wisconsin
Osborne, Patrick   Legal Action of Wisconsin, Inc
Peterson, Craig   Old World Wisconsin Foundation
Peterson, Craig   Rime Management Group Inc
Roller, Rachel   Aurora Health Care Inc
Roys, Kelda Helen   NARAL Pro-Choice Wisconsin
Sanders, Henry   Alliance of Automobile       Manufacturers
Sanders, Henry   Northern States Power d/b/a Xcel       Energy
Schimming, Brian   Regeneration Technologies Inc
Scholz, Brandon   Wisconsin Powersports Dealers       Association
Schwartzer, Daniel   Independent Business Assn of       Wisconsin
Storey, David   Wisconsin Merchants Federation
Swandby, Janet R   Wisconsin Community Papers
Tierney, Jodie   Seed Foundation, The
Viohl, Bridget   Old World Wisconsin Foundation
Viohl, Bridget   Rime Management Group Inc
Vrieze, John   Dairy Business Association
Walby, Kathleen   Southeastern Wisconsin Regional       Transit Authority
Walker, Mindy   Humana
Welsh, Michael   United States Cellular       Corporation
Also available from the Wisconsin Ethics Board are reports identifying the amount and value of time state agencies have spent to affect legislative action and reports of expenditures for lobbying activities filed by organizations that employ lobbyists.