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Assembly Bill 844

Relating To: the Health Insurance Risk-Sharing Plan; creating the Health Insurance Risk-Sharing Plan Authority; a health benefit program for persons eligible for tax credits for payment of premiums; an income and franchise tax credit for Health Insurance Risk-Sharing Plan assessments; and making an appropriation.
Bill Text and History
2005 Wisconsin Act 74
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Lobbying Principals

Principal Name Notified Date Communication Date Comments Supporting Documentation  
Abbott Laboratories Notified Date 11/30/2005 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
None
Report Date
11/30/2005

AIDS Resource Center of Wisconsin Inc Notified Date 12/7/2005 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
For
Report Date
12/7/2005

American Family Insurance Group Notified Date 11/28/2005 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
None
Report Date
11/28/2005

American General Corporation (formerly American General Finance Inc.) Notified Date 11/28/2005 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
Against
Report Date
11/28/2005

Dean Health System Inc Notified Date 12/1/2005 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
For
Report Date
12/1/2005

Eli Lilly and Company Notified Date 12/6/2005 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
Other
Report Date
12/6/2005

GlaxoSmithKline Inc (formerly Glaxo Wellcome) Notified Date 11/30/2005 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
None
Report Date
11/30/2005

HLR Service Corporation Notified Date 11/30/2005 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
None
Report Date
11/30/2005

Independence First Inc Notified Date 11/30/2005 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
None
Report Date
11/30/2005

Marshfield Clinic Notified Date 12/14/2005 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
For
Report Date
12/14/2005

Mental Health Association in Milwaukee County Notified Date 12/5/2005 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
Other
Report Date
12/5/2005

Comments
The bill, as proposed, significantly reduces mental health and AODA benefits. These benefits should be maintained at current statutory levels unless there is justification provided that this reduction will not harm recipients.
Meriter Management Services Inc Notified Date 11/29/2005 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
For
Report Date
11/29/2005

National Federation of Independent Business Notified Date 11/28/2005 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
None
Report Date
11/28/2005

Petroleum Marketers Assn of WI / WI Assn of Convenience Stores Notified Date 12/5/2005 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
For
Report Date
12/5/2005

Pharmaceutical Research and Manufacturers of America Notified Date 11/29/2005 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
None
Report Date
11/29/2005

SSM Health Care of Wisconsin Inc (St. Mary's Hosp, Madison) Notified Date 12/1/2005 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
For
Report Date
12/1/2005

Wausau Benefits Inc Notified Date 11/28/2005 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
Against
Report Date
11/28/2005

WEA Insurance Corporation Notified Date 12/6/2005 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
Against
Report Date
12/6/2005

Wisconsin Association of Health Plans Notified Date 11/23/2005 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
For
Report Date
11/23/2005

Wisconsin Association of Health Underwriters Notified Date 12/28/2005 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
None
Report Date
12/28/2005

Wisconsin Association of Provider Networks Notified Date 2/6/2006 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
None
Report Date
2/6/2006

Wisconsin Education Association Council Notified Date 11/28/2005 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
None
Report Date
11/28/2005

Wisconsin Health and Hospital Association Inc Notified Date 12/16/2005 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
For
Report Date
12/16/2005

Wisconsin Independent Businesses Inc Notified Date 11/29/2005 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
None
Report Date
11/29/2005

Wisconsin Manufacturers & Commerce Notified Date 11/29/2005 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
None
Report Date
11/29/2005

Wisconsin Medical Society (formerly State Medical Society of Wisconsin) Notified Date 11/28/2005 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
For
Report Date
11/28/2005

Wisconsin Merchants Federation Notified Date 11/30/2005 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
Other
Report Date
11/30/2005

Wisconsin Physicians Service Insurance Corporation (WPS) Notified Date 12/12/2005 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
For
Report Date
12/12/2005

Wisconsin Realtors Association Notified Date 12/9/2005 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
Other
Report Date
12/9/2005

Wyeth-Ayerst Laboratories c/o American Home Products Notified Date 11/29/2005 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
None
Report Date
11/29/2005

Lobbying Efforts

  2005
January - June
2005
July - December
2006
January - June
2006
July - December
Total
Total Hours Of Effort On This Matter 2005
January - June
2005
July - December
305.00
2006
January - June
27.00
2006
July - December
Total 332.00
Abbott Laboratories 2005
January - June
2005
July - December
30.00
2006
January - June
2006
July - December
Total 30.00
AIDS Resource Center of Wisconsin Inc 2005
January - June
2005
July - December
7.00
2006
January - June
2006
July - December
Total 7.00
Dean Health System Inc 2005
January - June
2005
July - December
17.00
2006
January - June
2006
July - December
Total 17.00
GlaxoSmithKline Inc (formerly Glaxo Wellcome) 2005
January - June
2005
July - December
9.00
2006
January - June
2006
July - December
Total 9.00
HLR Service Corporation 2005
January - June
2005
July - December
13.00
2006
January - June
2006
July - December
Total 13.00
Independence First Inc 2005
January - June
2005
July - December
2.00
2006
January - June
2006
July - December
Total 2.00
Marshfield Clinic 2005
January - June
2005
July - December
60.00
2006
January - June
9.00
2006
July - December
Total 69.00
Mental Health Association in Milwaukee County 2005
January - June
2005
July - December
12.00
2006
January - June
2006
July - December
Total 12.00
Meriter Management Services Inc 2005
January - June
2005
July - December
4.00
2006
January - June
2006
July - December
Total 4.00
SSM Health Care of Wisconsin Inc (St. Mary's Hosp, Madison) 2005
January - June
2005
July - December
17.00
2006
January - June
2006
July - December
Total 17.00
Wausau Benefits Inc 2005
January - June
2005
July - December
57.00
2006
January - June
2006
July - December
Total 57.00
WEA Insurance Corporation 2005
January - June
2005
July - December
54.00
2006
January - June
2006
July - December
Total 54.00
Wisconsin Physicians Service Insurance Corporation (WPS) 2005
January - June
2005
July - December
23.00
2006
January - June
2006
July - December
Total 23.00
Wyeth-Ayerst Laboratories c/o American Home Products 2005
January - June
2005
July - December
2006
January - June
18.00
2006
July - December
Total 18.00