2009 - 2010 LEGISLATURE
April 13, 2010 - Offered by Representative Sherman.
AB706-AA1,1,11 At the locations indicated, amend the bill as follows:
AB706-AA1,1,3 21. Page 1, line 7: delete "law" and substitute "law and making an
AB706-AA1,1,4 42. Page 6, line 1: delete that line and substitute:
AB706-AA1,1,5 5" Section 1g. 20.435 (4) (pa) of the statutes is amended to read:
AB706-AA1,1,126 20.435 (4) (pa) Federal aid; Medical Assistance and food stamp contracts
All federal moneys received for the federal share of the cost of
8contracting for payment and services administration and reporting, other than
9moneys received under par. (nn), to reimburse 3rd parties for their costs under s.
1049.475, for administrative contract costs for the food stamp program under s. 49.79,
11and for services of resource centers under s. 46.283 , and for costs related to collections
12and other recoveries
AB706-AA1, s. 1r 13Section 1r. 102.03 (1) (c) 2. of the statutes is amended to read:".
13. Page 10, line 2: after that line insert:
AB706-AA1,2,3 2" Section 8p. 102.27 (2) (b) of the statutes is renumbered 102.27 (2) (b) (intro.)
3and amended to read:
AB706-AA1,2,134 102.27 (2) (b) (intro.) If a governmental unit provides public assistance under
5ch. 49 to pay medical costs or living expenses related to a claim occasioned by an
6injury for which compensation is claimed
under this chapter and provides a party to
7the claim with written notice stating that the governmental unit has provided the
8assistance and an itemized statement of the cost of the assistance provided
, the
9employer or insurance carrier owing compensation or the department owing
10payments under s. 102.81
shall reimburse that governmental unit any compensation
11awarded or paid if the governmental unit has given the parties to the claim written
12notice stating that it provided the assistance and the cost of the assistance provided.
13Reimbursement shall equal the lesser of either
as follows:
AB706-AA1,2,19 142. For the amount of assistance the governmental unit provided or, for
15two-thirds of the amount of the award or payment remaining after deduction of
16attorney fees and any other fees or costs chargeable under ch. 102. The department
17shall comply with this paragraph when making payments under s. 102.81
, or for an
18amount agreed to by the governmental unit, whichever is less, if the award or
19payment results from a compromise or stipulation
AB706-AA1, s. 8q 20Section 8q. 102.27 (2) (b) 1. of the statutes is created to read:
AB706-AA1,2,2421 102.27 (2) (b) 1. For the amount of assistance the governmental unit provided
22or for the amount of the liability of the employer, insurance carrier, or department
23for medical costs under this chapter, whichever is less, if the award or payment
24results from a hearing on the claim or from a default.
AB706-AA1, s. 8r
1Section 8r. 102.27 (2) (c) of the statutes is created to read:
AB706-AA1,3,62 102.27 (2) (c) Notwithstanding s. DWD 80.43 (2), Wis. Adm. Code, a
3governmental unit that receives reimbursement under par. (b) shall pay to any
4attorney or other representative of an injured employee who obtained the
5reimbursement 20 percent of the amount of reimbursement recovered for that
6governmental unit.".