2017 - 2018 LEGISLATURE
September 15, 2017 - Offered by Senators Bewley, Larson, Johnson, Carpenter,
L. Taylor, Risser, Vinehout, Wirch, Hansen and Ringhand.
AB64-SA14,1,21 At the locations indicated, amend the bill, as shown by assembly substitute
2amendment 1, as follows:
AB64-SA14,1,3 31. Page 322, line 23: after that line insert:
AB64-SA14,1,4 4 Section 379h. 20.435 (5) (gp) of the statutes is created to read:
AB64-SA14,1,75 20.435 (5) (gp) Grants for local governments; opioid abuse. All moneys received
6from judgments from any lawsuits filed under 2017 Wisconsin Act .... (this act),
7section 9128 (5w), for the purpose of awarding grants under s. 51.03 (7).”.
AB64-SA14,1,8 82. Page 550, line 21: after that line insert:
AB64-SA14,1,9 9 Section 976t. 51.03 (7) of the statutes is created to read:
AB64-SA14,1,1310 51.03 (7) From the appropriation under s. 20.435 (5) (gp), the department shall
11award grants to county and local health departments that apply for a grant in the
12manner specified by the department to be used for opioid addiction prevention and
13recovery efforts and intervention services.”.
13. Page 1022, line 19: after that line, after the material inserted by assembly
2amendment 20 to assembly substitute amendment 1, insert:
AB64-SA14,2,7 3(5w) Filing suit against opioid manufacturers. The legislature requests that
4the attorney general consider the appropriateness of filing suit against opioid
5manufacturers and submit a report to the chief clerk of each house of the legislature
6for distribution to the legislature under section 13.172 (2) of the statutes by October
71, 2017.”.