Notice of Submittal of Proposed Rule to
Legislative Council Rules Clearinghouse
On July 17, 2019, the Department of Employee Trust Funds (ETF) submitted a proposed rule to the Wisconsin Legislative Council Clearinghouse pursuant to s. 227.15 (1), Wis. Stats.
The proposed rule affects Chapters ETF 50 and 52, relating technical updates to the regulations for the Long-Term Disability Insurance program (LTDI) to reflect the closure of the program to new claims, which took effect on January 1, 2018. Additionally, ETF proposes minor technical modifications to the regulations related to the Duty Disability Program established by s. 40.65, Stats.
Statement of Scope
The scope statement for this rule, SS 017-19, was approved by the Governor on January 30, 2019, published in Register No. 758A2, on February 11, 2019, subject to a preliminary hearing on the Statement of Scope on March 21, 2019, and approved by ETF Secretary Robert Conlin on March 22, 2019.
Agency Procedure for Promulgation
A public hearing is required and will be held on August 20, 2019.
Agency Organizational Unit Primarily Responsible for Promulgating Rule
Office of Legal Services
Agency Contact Person
David Nispel, General Counsel
P.O. Box 7931, Madison, WI 53707.