Record of Committee Proceedings

Committee on Health

Assembly Bill 752

Relating to: leave from employment for the purpose of serving as a bone marrow or organ donor and providing a penalty.

By Representatives Mason, Vos, Kooyenga, Jacque, Steffen, Horlacher, Ohnstad, Subeck, J. Ott, Kolste, Riemer, Johnson, Jorgensen, Berceau, Ballweg, Wachs and Spreitzer; cosponsored by Senators Darling, Bewley, Lasee, Wanggaard, Ringhand, Vinehout, Olsen, C. Larson and Lassa.

January 20, 2016         Referred to Committee on Health

February 03, 2016       Public Hearing Held

Present:       (11)      Representative Sanfelippo; Representatives Rohrkaste, Edming, Skowronski, Kremer, Tittl, Petersen, Kolste, Zamarripa, Riemer and Subeck.

Absent:       (0)        None.

Excused:     (0)        None.

Appearances For

·      State Senator Alberta Darling - 8th Senate District

·      State Rep. Deb Kolste - 44th Assembly District

Appearances Against

·      None.

Appearances for Information Only

·      None.

Registrations For

·      Andrew Hanus - Aurora Health Care

·      Mark Grapentine - WI Medical Society

·      Erin Elliott - UW Health, UW School of Medicine and Public health, American Family Childrens Hospital

·      Michael Blumerfield - Milwaukee Jewish Federation

·      State Rep. Cory Mason - 66th Assembly District

·      Michelle Mettner - Children's Hospital of WI

Registrations Against

·      None.

Registrations for Information Only

·      None.

April 07, 2016             Failed to pass pursuant to Senate Joint Resolution 1


Joshua Hoisington

Committee Clerk