2015-2016 Wisconsin Legislature

Assembly Bill 414

An Act to repeal 49.472 (4) (a) 2m.; to renumber and amend 49.472 (3) (a) and 49.472 (4) (a) (intro.); to amend 49.468 (1) (d), 49.468 (1m) (b), 49.468 (2) (b), 49.472 (1) (c), 49.472 (3) (b), 49.472 (3) (f), 49.472 (4) (a) 2. (intro.), 49.472 (4) (a) 3. and 49.472 (5); to repeal and recreate 49.472 (4) (a) 1. and 49.472 (4) (b); and to create 46.2896, 49.46 (1) (em), 49.472 (3) (a) 2. and 49.472 (4) (a) 4. of the statutes; Relating to: eligibility for and premiums under the Medical Assistance purchase plan and disregarding assets in an independence account and retirement benefits for purposes of determining eligibility and cost-sharing requirements under a number of Medical Assistance and long-term care programs. (FE)

Status: Public Benefit Reform

Important Actions (newest first)

Date / House Action Journal
4/13/2016 Asm.Failed to pass pursuant to Senate Joint Resolution 1802


Date / House Action Journal
10/15/2015 Asm.Introduced by Representatives Jacque, Macco, Genrich, Steffen, Rohrkaste, Ballweg, Barnes, Berceau, Billings, Born, Brandtjen, Brostoff, Considine, Edming, Goyke, Hintz, Johnson, Kahl, Katsma, Kolste, Kremer, Krug, Mason, Meyers, Milroy, Murphy, Mursau, Petryk, Pope, Quinn, Sargent, Sinicki, Skowronski, Spreitzer, Stuck, Subeck, Thiesfeldt, Tittl, Weatherston and Zepnick;
cosponsored by Senators Lasee, Hansen, Bewley, Harris Dodd, Lassa, Ringhand, Risser, Vinehout, Wirch and L. Taylor
10/15/2015 Asm.Read first time and referred to Committee on Public Benefit Reform320
11/10/2015 Asm.Fiscal estimate received 
11/10/2015 Asm.Public hearing held 
1/28/2016 Asm.Assembly Substitute Amendment 1 offered by Representative Jacque549
4/13/2016 Asm.Failed to pass pursuant to Senate Joint Resolution 1802
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