Record of Committee Proceedings
Committee on Mental Health
Assembly Bill 630
Relating to: dementia specialist certification.
By Representatives Skowronski, Katsma, Brostoff, Steffen, Novak, Spreitzer, Tittl, Kulp, Mursau, Anderson, Berceau, Kitchens, Meyers, Hesselbein and Spiros; cosponsored by Senators Wirch, Carpenter, Johnson and L. Taylor.
November 10, 2017 Referred to Committee on Mental Health
December 12, 2017 Public Hearing Held
Present: (10) Representative Tittl; Representatives Jagler, Ballweg, Novak, Sanfelippo, Snyder, VanderMeer, Considine, Sargent and Brostoff.
Absent: (0) None.
Excused: (1) Representative Spiros.
· Representative Ken Skowronski
· Helen Marks Dicks - AARP
· Rob Gunderman - Alzheimer's and Dementia Alliance of Wisconsin
· Tim Harrington - Alzheimer's Association
· Janet Zander - Wisconsin Aging Advocacy Network/Greater Wisconsin Agency on Aging Resources
Appearances for Information Only
· Carol Greene - AARP
· Jackie Scherrer
· Patrick Meier - AARP
· Sybil Better
· Richard H. Crary - AARP
· Patricia Evans - AARP
· Carrie Glover - AARP
· Gary A. Glover - AARP
· Wilmer Lamont
· Carol Martell - AARP
· George Senteney - AARP
· James Lamont
· Nancy Koch - AARP
· Margaret Hrncirik - AARP
· Noreen Holmes - AARP
· Judith Hirsch - AARP
· Robert Wilkinson - AARP
· Susan Fadness - AARP
· Forbes McIntosh - Wisconsin Assisted Living Association
· John Vander Meer - WI Health Care Association/WI Centers for Assisted Living
Registrations for Information Only
January 09, 2018 Executive Session Held
Present: (12) Representative Tittl; Representatives Jagler, Ballweg, Novak, Sanfelippo, Snyder, VanderMeer, Spiros, Considine, Sargent, Brostoff and Stuck.
Absent: (0) None.
Excused: (0) None.
Moved by Representative Novak, seconded by Representative Sanfelippo that Assembly Amendment 1 be recommended for adoption.
Ayes: (10) Representative Tittl; Representatives Jagler, Ballweg, Novak, Sanfelippo, Snyder, VanderMeer, Spiros, Considine and Brostoff.
Noes: (2) Representatives Sargent and Stuck.
ASSEMBLY AMENDMENT 1 ADOPTION RECOMMENDED, Ayes 10, Noes 2
Moved by Representative Novak, seconded by Representative Spiros that Assembly Bill 630 be recommended for passage as amended.
Ayes: (8) Representative Tittl; Representatives Ballweg, Novak, Sanfelippo, Snyder, VanderMeer, Spiros and Brostoff.
Noes: (4) Representatives Jagler, Considine, Sargent and Stuck.
PASSAGE AS AMENDED RECOMMENDED, Ayes 8, Noes 4