Record of Committee Proceedings

Committee on Ways and Means

Assembly Bill 32

Relating to: creating an individual income tax deduction for certain income earned by an individual from the practice of psychiatry or from providing psychiatric or mental health services.

By Representatives Tittl, Behnke, Edming, Green, Mursau, Steffen and VanderMeer; cosponsored by Senator James.

February 10, 2023       Referred to Committee on Ways and Means

March 16, 2023           Public Hearing Held

Present:       (12)      Representative Macco; Representatives Brooks, Snyder, Dittrich, Armstrong, Callahan, Binsfeld, Gustafson, Conley, Ohnstad, Riemer and Baldeh.

Absent:       (0)        None.

Excused:     (0)        None.

Appearances For

·      Senator Jesse James - 23rd Senate District

·      Representative Paul Tittl - 25th WI Assembly District

·      Dr. John Schneider - Wisconsin Psychiatric Association

·      Nathan Berken - Medical College of Wisconsin

·      Ann Zenk - Wisconsin Hospital Association

Appearances Against

·      None.

Appearances for Information Only

·      None.

Registrations For

·      Nicole Burns - Bellin & Gundersen Health System

Registrations Against

·      None.

Registrations for Information Only

·      RJ Pirlot - Wisconsin Academy of Physician Assistants

April 11, 2024             Failed to pass pursuant to Senate Joint Resolution 1


Reanna Rasmussen

Committee Clerk