2019 - 2020 LEGISLATURE
November 27, 2019 - Introduced by Senators Darling, Feyen,
Wanggaard, cosponsored by Representatives Brooks,
Ballweg, Born, Dittrich, Emerson, Horlacher, Knodl, Kulp, Nygren,
Plumer, Quinn, Ramthun, Rohrkaste, Spiros and Tusler. Referred to
Committee on Health and Human Services.
1An Act relating to: expanding telehealth mental health treatment to offenders
2under community supervision.
Analysis by the Legislative Reference Bureau
This bill requires the Department of Corrections to expand telehealth mental
health treatment to offenders under community supervision in division of
community corrections regions 4, 6, and 8.
For further information see the state and local fiscal estimate, which will be
printed as an appendix to this bill.
The people of the state of Wisconsin, represented in senate and assembly, do
enact as follows:
(1) Department of corrections telehealth expansion.
The department of 5
corrections shall expand telehealth mental health treatment to offenders under 6
community supervision in division of community corrections regions 4, 6, and 8.