AB 749 - An Act Relating to an Income and Franchise Tax Credit for Equipment Used to Harvest or Process Woody Biomass.

Commerce. 2009-2010 Legislature. View bill details
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Summary:
An Act to amend 71.05 (6) (a) 15., 71.08 (1) (intro.), 71.10 (4) (i), 71.21 (4), 71.26 (2) (a) 4., 71.30 (3) (f), 71.34 (1k) (g), 71.45 (2) (a) 10., 71.49 (1) (f) and 77.92 (4); and to create 20.835 (2) (bc), 71.07 (3rm), 71.28 (3rm), 71.47 (3rm) and 560.209 of the statutes; relating to: an income and franchise tax credit for equipment used to harvest or process woody biomass.  
Status:
The bill has become law (chaptered). 
Senate Vote: On Passage

PASSED on April 20, 2010.

voted YES: 31 voted NO: 2
0 voted present/not voting

An Act Relating to an Income and Franchise Tax Credit for Equipment Used to Harvest or Process Woody Biomass.

AB 749 — 2009-2010 Legislature

Summary
An Act to amend 71.05 (6) (a) 15., 71.08 (1) (intro.), 71.10 (4) (i), 71.21 (4), 71.26 (2) (a) 4., 71.30 (3) (f), 71.34 (1k) (g), 71.45 (2) (a) 10., 71.49 (1) (f) and 77.92 (4); and to create 20.835 (2) (bc), 71.07 (3rm), 71.28 (3rm), 71.47 (3rm) and 560.209 of the statutes; relating to: an income and franchise tax credit for equipment used to harvest or process woody biomass.
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Title
An Act Relating to an Income and Franchise Tax Credit for Equipment Used to Harvest or Process Woody Biomass.
Author(s)
Fred Clark, Don Friske, Nick Milroy, Ted Zigmunt, Mark Radcliffe, Louis Molepske, Ann Hraychuck, Jeff Smith, Jim Soletski, Steve Hilgenberg, Kim Hixson, Jason Fields, Christine Sinicki, Jeff Mursau, John Townsend, Dan Meyer, Jerry Petrowski, Scott Suder, Mary Williams, Joan Ballweg, Lee Nerison
Co-Sponsor(s)
Subjects
  • Commerce
  • Business and Consumers
  • Budget, Spending, and Taxes
  • Environmental
Major Actions
Introduced2/15/2010
Passed Assembly4/13/2010
Passed Senate4/20/2010
Bill History
Chamber/CommitteeMotionDateResult
select this voteAssemblyRead a third time and passed, Ayes 97, Noes 14/13/2010This bill PASSED the Assembly
97 voted YES 1 voted NO 1 voted present/not voting
currently selectedSenateRead a third time and concurred in, Ayes 31, Noes 24/20/2010This bill PASSED the Senate
31 voted YES 2 voted NO 0 voted present/not voting
ActionDateDescription
Introduced2/15/2010
2/15/2010Introduced by Representatives Clark, Friske, Milroy, Zigmunt, Radcliffe, Molepske Jr., Hraychuck, Smith, Soletski, Hilgenberg, Hixson, Fields, Sinicki, Mursau, Townsend, Meyer, Petrowski, Suder, M. Williams, Ballweg and Nerison;Cosponsored by Senators Holperin, Kreitlow, Taylor and A. Lasee
2/15/2010Read first time and referred to committee on Forestry
2/17/2010Public hearing held
2/26/2010Fiscal estimate received
3/01/2010Assembly amendment 1 offered by Representative Clark
3/01/2010Assembly amendment 2 offered by Representative Clark
3/03/2010Executive action taken
3/09/2010Report Assembly Amendment 1 adoption recommended by committee on Forestry, Ayes 5, Noes 0
3/09/2010Report Assembly Amendment 2 adoption recommended by committee on Forestry, Ayes 5, Noes 0
3/09/2010Report passage as amended recommended by committee on Forestry, Ayes 5, Noes 0
3/09/2010Referred to joint committee on Finance
3/15/2010Fiscal estimate received
4/07/2010Executive action taken
4/07/2010Assembly amendment 3 offered by joint committee on Finance
4/07/2010Assembly amendment 4 offered by joint committee on Finance
4/07/2010Report Assembly Amendment 1 adoption recommended by joint committee on Finance, Ayes 15, Noes 0
4/07/2010Report Assembly Amendment 3 adoption recommended by joint committee on Finance, Ayes 11, Noes 4
4/07/2010Report Assembly Amendment 4 adoption recommended by joint committee on Finance, Ayes 15, Noes 0
4/07/2010Report passage as amended recommended by joint committee on Finance, Ayes 15, Noes 0
4/07/2010Referred to committee on Rules
4/07/2010Placed on calendar 4-13-2010 by committee on Rules
4/08/2010Assembly amendment 5 offered by Representative Clark
4/13/2010Read a second time
4/13/2010Assembly amendment 1 adopted
4/13/2010Assembly amendment 3 adopted
4/13/2010Assembly amendment 4 adopted
4/13/2010Assembly amendment 5 adopted
4/13/2010Ordered to a third reading
4/13/2010Rules suspended
select this voteAssembly Vote on Passage4/13/2010Read a third time and passed, Ayes 97, Noes 1
4/13/2010Ordered immediately messaged
4/14/2010Received from Assembly
4/14/2010Read first time and referred to committee on Economic Development
4/19/2010Public hearing held
4/19/2010Executive action taken
4/19/2010Report concurrence recommended by committee on Economic Development, Ayes 7, Noes 0
4/19/2010Available for scheduling
4/19/2010Placed on calendar 4-20-2010 pursuant to Senate Rule 18(1)
4/20/2010Senator Lassa added as a cosponsor
4/20/2010Read a second time
4/20/2010Ordered to a third reading
4/20/2010Rules suspended
currently selectedSenate Vote on Passage4/20/2010Read a third time and concurred in, Ayes 31, Noes 2
4/20/2010Ordered immediately messaged
4/20/2010Received from Senate concurred in
4/27/2010LRB correction
4/27/2010Report correctly enrolled
5/06/2010Presented to the Governor on 5-6-2010
5/10/2010Report approved by the Governor on 5-10-2010. 2009 Wisconsin Act 269
5/11/2010Published 5-24-2010

Total contributions given to Senators from interest groups that…

$9,560
$100,293
$109,853
$0
3 Organizations Supported and 0 Opposed; See Which Ones

Organizations that took a position on
An Act Relating to an Income and Franchise Tax Credit for Equipment Used to Harvest or Process Woody Biomass.: Read a third time and concurred in, Ayes 31, Noes 2

3 organizations supported this bill

Great Lakes Timber Professionals Association
Great Lakes Timber Professionals Association (2010, February 18). Organizations Lobbying on AB 749. Retrieved January 20, 2012, from State of Wisconsin Government Accountability Board Lobbying Database.
Plum Creek
Plum Creek Timber Company Inc (2010, February 18). Organizations Lobbying on AB 749. Retrieved January 20, 2012, from State of Wisconsin Government Accountability Board Lobbying Database.
Wisconsin Energy
Wisconsin Energy Corporation (2010, March 2). Organizations Lobbying on AB 749. Retrieved January 20, 2012, from State of Wisconsin Government Accountability Board Lobbying Database.

0 organizations opposed this bill

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Includes reported contributions to campaigns of Senators in office on day of vote, from interest groups invested in the vote according to MapLight, January 1, 2007 – December 31, 2010.
Contributions data source: Wisconsin Democracy Campaign

Contributions by Legislator

Namesort iconPartyDistrict$ From Interest Groups
That Supported
$ From Interest Groups
That Opposed
Vote
Tim CarpenterDWI-3$0$0Yes
Spencer CoggsDWI-6$1,700$0Yes
Robert CowlesRWI-2$100$0No
Alberta DarlingRWI-8$5,485$0Yes
Russ DeckerDWI-29$5,405$0Yes
Michael EllisRWI-19$0$0Yes
Jon ErpenbachDWI-27$785$0Yes
Scott FitzgeraldRWI-13$15,114$0No
Glenn GrothmanRWI-20$1,525$0Yes
Dave HansenDWI-30$5,749$0Yes
Sheila HarsdorfRWI-10$1,000$0Yes
Jim HolperinDWI-12$6,870$0Yes
Randy HopperRWI-18$5,600$0Yes
Bob JauchDWI-25$2,450$0Yes
Ted KanavasRWI-33$2,350$0Yes
Dan KapankeRWI-32$2,425$0Yes
Neal KedzieRWI-11$4,800$0Yes
Pat KreitlowDWI-23$8,150$0Yes
Alan LaseeRWI-1$550$0Yes
Julie LassaDWI-24$1,000$0Yes
Mary LazichRWI-28$1,500$0Yes
John LehmanDWI-21$200$0Yes
Joe LeibhamRWI-9$1,737$0Yes
Mark MillerDWI-16$200$0Yes
Luther OlsenRWI-14$1,200$0Yes
Jeff PlaleDWI-7$17,798$0Yes
Fred RisserDWI-26$500$0Yes
Judy RobsonDWI-15$0$0Yes
Dale SchultzRWI-17$3,625$0Yes
Jim SullivanDWI-5$3,240$0Yes
Lena TaylorDWI-4$3,915$0Yes
Kathleen VinehoutDWI-31$500$0Yes
Robert WirchDWI-22$4,380$0Yes

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NamePartyDistrict$ From Interest Groups
That Supported
$ From Interest Groups
That Opposed
Vote
Tim CarpenterDWI-3$0$0Yes
Spencer CoggsDWI-6$1,700$0Yes
Robert CowlesRWI-2$100$0No
Alberta DarlingRWI-8$5,485$0Yes
Russ DeckerDWI-29$5,405$0Yes
Michael EllisRWI-19$0$0Yes
Jon ErpenbachDWI-27$785$0Yes
Scott FitzgeraldRWI-13$15,114$0No
Glenn GrothmanRWI-20$1,525$0Yes
Dave HansenDWI-30$5,749$0Yes
Sheila HarsdorfRWI-10$1,000$0Yes
Jim HolperinDWI-12$6,870$0Yes
Randy HopperRWI-18$5,600$0Yes
Bob JauchDWI-25$2,450$0Yes
Ted KanavasRWI-33$2,350$0Yes
Dan KapankeRWI-32$2,425$0Yes
Neal KedzieRWI-11$4,800$0Yes
Pat KreitlowDWI-23$8,150$0Yes
Alan LaseeRWI-1$550$0Yes
Julie LassaDWI-24$1,000$0Yes
Mary LazichRWI-28$1,500$0Yes
John LehmanDWI-21$200$0Yes
Joe LeibhamRWI-9$1,737$0Yes
Mark MillerDWI-16$200$0Yes
Luther OlsenRWI-14$1,200$0Yes
Jeff PlaleDWI-7$17,798$0Yes
Fred RisserDWI-26$500$0Yes
Judy RobsonDWI-15$0$0Yes
Dale SchultzRWI-17$3,625$0Yes
Jim SullivanDWI-5$3,240$0Yes
Lena TaylorDWI-4$3,915$0Yes
Kathleen VinehoutDWI-31$500$0Yes
Robert WirchDWI-22$4,380$0Yes

Interest Groups that supported this bill

$ Donated
Gas & Electric Utilities$100,293
Forestry & Forest Products$9,560

Interest Groups that opposed this bill

$ Donated
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