2005 WISCONSIN ACT 51
An Act to create 655.001 (7m) and 655.002 (2) (c) of the statutes; relating to: coverage under the injured patients and families compensation fund of medical school graduates engaged in postgraduate training.
The people of the state of Wisconsin, represented in senate and assembly, do enact as follows:
655.001 (7m) of the statutes is created to read:
655.001 (7m) "Graduate medical education program" means a program approved by the medical examining board that provides postgraduate medical education and training for a person who possesses a diploma from a medical or osteopathic college or who has the equivalent education and experience from a foreign medical school recognized by the Education Commission for Foreign Medical Graduates.
655.002 (2) (c) of the statutes is created to read:
655.002 (2) (c) A graduate medical education program that operates in this state. For a graduate medical education program that elects to be subject to this chapter under this paragraph, this chapter applies only to claims arising out of practice that is in this state and that is outside the scope of an exemption under s. 655.003 (1) or (3).