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Assembly Bill 217

Relating To: Relating to: requiring health insurance coverage of colorectal cancer screening and granting rule-making authority.
Bill Text and History
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Lobbying Principals

Principal Name Notified Date Communication Date Comments Supporting Documentation  
AFLAC Notified Date 11/23/2009 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
Other
Report Date
11/23/2009

Comments
AFLAC strongly supports Rep. Colon's amendment (LRB-a1175/1) which would strike the words "other than cancer" on page 4, lines 10-11, of the bill.
American Cancer Society Notified Date 4/21/2009 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
For
Report Date
4/21/2009

Blue Cross/Blue Shield United of Wisconsin Notified Date 10/20/2009 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
None
Report Date
10/20/2009

Brotherhood of Locomotive Engineers Notified Date 3/31/2010 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
For
Report Date
3/31/2010

Brotherhood of Maintenance of Way Employes Division, IBT Notified Date 2/22/2010 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
For
Report Date
2/22/2010

Dean Health System Inc Notified Date 12/11/2009 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
None
Report Date
12/11/2009

Gundersen Lutheran Administrative Services, Inc Notified Date 8/17/2009 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
Other
Report Date
8/17/2009

Comments
Requiring coverage of colorectal cancer
Health Insurance Association of America Notified Date 4/23/2009 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
Other
Report Date
4/23/2009

Humana Inc Notified Date 11/23/2009 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
None
Report Date
11/23/2009

Independent Business Assn of Wisconsin Notified Date 5/22/2009 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
Other
Report Date
5/22/2009

Marshfield Clinic Notified Date 11/24/2009 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
For
Report Date
11/24/2009

Comments
Support amendment to expand recognized medical scientific sources for colorectal cancer screening guidelines.
National Federation of Independent Business Notified Date 4/24/2009 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
None
Report Date
4/24/2009

Sanofi-Aventis Notified Date 4/27/2009 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
For
Report Date
4/27/2009

SSM Health Care of Wisconsin Inc (St. Mary's Hosp, Madison) Notified Date 12/11/2009 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
None
Report Date
12/11/2009

ThedaCare Notified Date 12/2/2009 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
For
Report Date
3/24/2010

Other
Report Date
12/2/2009

United HealthCare Services Inc. (formerly UnitedHealth Group) Notified Date 9/10/2009 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
None
Report Date
9/10/2009

WEA Insurance Corporation Notified Date 9/14/2009 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
None
Report Date
9/14/2009

Wisconsin Association of Health Plans Notified Date 7/8/2009 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
None
Report Date
5/8/2009

Comments
Mistakenly reported on Assembly Bill 215 on 5/8/2009 instead of on Assembly Bill 217.
Wisconsin Association of Health Underwriters Notified Date 3/17/2010 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
Other
Report Date
3/17/2010

Comments
Reuires health insurance coverage of colorectal cancer screening
Wisconsin Association of Provider Networks Notified Date 8/19/2009 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
Other
Report Date
8/19/2009

Wisconsin Automobile & Truck Dealers Association Inc Notified Date 2/17/2010 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
None
Report Date
2/17/2010

Wisconsin Citizen Action Notified Date 4/19/2009 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
For
Report Date
4/19/2009

Wisconsin Manufacturers & Commerce Notified Date 4/20/2009 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
Against
Report Date
4/20/2009

Wisconsin Physicians Service Insurance Corporation (WPS) Notified Date 4/20/2009 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
None
Report Date
4/20/2009

Wisconsin Teamsters Joint Council 39 Notified Date 10/17/2009 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
For
Report Date
10/17/2009

Lobbying Efforts

  2009
January - June
2009
July - December
2010
January - June
2010
July - December
Total
Total Hours Of Effort On This Matter 2009
January - June
19.00
2009
July - December
230.00
2010
January - June
182.00
2010
July - December
Total 431.00
AFLAC 2009
January - June
2009
July - December
1.00
2010
January - June
2010
July - December
Total 1.00
American Cancer Society 2009
January - June
8.00
2009
July - December
67.00
2010
January - June
107.00
2010
July - December
Total 182.00
Blue Cross/Blue Shield United of Wisconsin 2009
January - June
2009
July - December
57.00
2010
January - June
2010
July - December
Total 57.00
Gundersen Lutheran Administrative Services, Inc 2009
January - June
2009
July - December
7.00
2010
January - June
6.00
2010
July - December
Total 13.00
Health Insurance Association of America 2009
January - June
2009
July - December
3.00
2010
January - June
2010
July - December
Total 3.00
Humana Inc 2009
January - June
2009
July - December
2010
January - June
7.00
2010
July - December
Total 7.00
Sanofi-Aventis 2009
January - June
11.00
2009
July - December
5.00
2010
January - June
7.00
2010
July - December
Total 23.00
ThedaCare 2009
January - June
2009
July - December
1.00
2010
January - June
4.00
2010
July - December
Total 5.00
United HealthCare Services Inc. (formerly UnitedHealth Group) 2009
January - June
2009
July - December
11.00
2010
January - June
2010
July - December
Total 11.00
Wisconsin Association of Health Plans 2009
January - June
2009
July - December
78.00
2010
January - June
40.00
2010
July - December
Total 118.00
Wisconsin Automobile & Truck Dealers Association Inc 2009
January - June
2009
July - December
2010
January - June
9.00
2010
July - December
Total 9.00
Wisconsin Teamsters Joint Council 39 2009
January - June
2009
July - December
2010
January - June
2.00
2010
July - December
Total 2.00