Record of Committee Proceedings

Committee on Mental Health

Assembly Bill 118

Relating to: increasing funding for the child psychiatry consultation program and making an appropriation.

By Representatives Steineke, Snyder, Jagler, VanderMeer, Tittl, Rohrkaste, Quinn, Skowronski, Kulp, Sanfelippo, Tusler, Murphy, Dittrich, Subeck, Spiros, Novak, Ballweg, Brandtjen, C. Taylor, Krug, Zimmerman, Duchow, Thiesfeldt, Magnafici, Ramthun and Plumer; cosponsored by Senators Darling, Carpenter, Petrowski, Risser, Bernier, L. Taylor, Wanggaard, Feyen, Hansen, Bewley, Testin and Schachtner.

March 25, 2019          Referred to Committee on Mental Health

June 04, 2019              Public Hearing Held

Present:      (12)     Representative Tittl; Representatives Jagler, Ballweg, Novak, Sanfelippo, Snyder, VanderMeer, Magnafici, Considine, Kolste, Sargent and Brostoff.

Absent:       (0)       None.

Excused:    (0)       None.

Appearances For

·      Representative Jim Steineke - Wisconsin State Assembly, 5th Assembly District

·      Executive Director Scott Strong - WAFCA/Rise Wisconsin

·      M.D. Jon  Lehrrman - Medical College of Wisconsin

·      Dr. Bob Rohloff - Children's Hospital of Wisconsin

·      Dr. Alan Schwartzstein - Wisconsin Academy of Family Physicians

·      M.D. Robert Chayer - Children's Hospital of Wisconsin

·      Kia Labracke - American Academy of Pediatrics - WI

·      Martha Sirara

Appearances Against

·      None.

Appearances for Information Only

·      None.

Registrations For

·      Nathan Berken - Medical College of Wisconsin

·      Kathryn  Kuhn - Medical College of Wisconsin

·      Eric Jensen - Wisconsin Psychiatric Association

·      HJ Waukau - Wisconsin Medical Society

Registrations Against

·      None.

Registrations for Information Only

·      None.

March 26, 2020          Failed to pass pursuant to Senate Joint Resolution 1


Steve Hall

Committee Clerk