Reps. VanderMeer (R-Tomah), Edming (R-Glen Flora) & Considine (D-Baraboo) and Sens. Bernier (R-Chippewa Falls), Sen. Kooyenga (R-Brookfield) & Hansen (D-Green Bay) have authored our CARES bill. The Senate bill has been introduced as Senate Bill 515 and referred to the Senate Committee on Elections, Ethics & Rural Issues. The Assembly bill has been introduced as Assembly Bill 575 and referred to the Assembly Committee on Regulatory Licensing Reform.
The Senate Committee will hold a public hearing on SB 515 on Wednesday, Jan. 15.
Here is our current list of supporters (and we continue to actively seek the support of other organizations):
Americans for Prosperity
Aurora Health Care
Grant Regional Health Center
Marshfield Clinic Health System
Northlakes Community Clinic
Oneida Nation of Wisconsin
Red Cliff Band of Lake Superior Chippewas
Rural Wisconsin Health Cooperative
Wisconsin Academy of Physician Assistants
Wisconsin Hospital Association
Wisconsin Primary Health Care Association
WPS Health Insurance
Our opponents remain the Wisconsin Medical Society and the Wisconsin Academy of Family Physicians.