June 22, 2017
Despite opposition from 22 organizations representing physicians, nurses, physician assistants, hospitals, the WIAA, insurers and others – and support from only one (the Wisconsin Chiropractic Association) – AB 260 passed the full Assembly on Wednesday, June 21 and is now being considered in the Senate for consideration.
It is critically important for physicians to let Senators know their opposition before the Senate makes their decision about how to proceed. To find your State Senator’s office contact information, type in your home address under “Find my Legislators” (link). Please do not delay – sending an email will take you no more than 2 minutes. The coalition memo opposing the bill (link) and related infographic (link) are attached for more information.