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Senate Bill 456

Relating To: Relating to: various changes to the worker's compensation law, granting rule-making authority, and making an appropriation. (FE)
Bill Text and History
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Lobbying Principals

Principal Name Notified Date Communication Date Comments Supporting Documentation  
American Family Insurance Group Notified Date 2/5/2016 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
Against
Report Date
2/5/2016

ATI Notified Date 2/7/2016 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
Other
Report Date
2/7/2016

Aurora Health Care Inc Notified Date 1/4/2016 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
None
Report Date
1/4/2016

Automated HealthCare Solutions, LLC Notified Date 1/28/2016 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
None
Report Date
1/28/2016

Independent Insurance Agents of Wisconsin Notified Date 12/22/2015 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
None
Report Date
12/22/2015

International Union of Operating Engineers Local #139 Notified Date 1/20/2016 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
None
Report Date
1/20/2016

Liberty Mutual Insurance Notified Date 1/13/2016 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
Against
Report Date
1/13/2016

Sentry Insurance a Mutual Company Notified Date 1/7/2016 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
Against
Report Date
1/7/2016

State Bar of Wisconsin Notified Date 1/15/2016 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
None
Report Date
1/15/2016

Comments
The State Bar of Wisconsin Litigation section is actively monitoring this legislation.
Wisconsin Association for Justice Notified Date 1/29/2016 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
Against
Report Date
1/29/2016

Wisconsin Insurance Alliance Notified Date 1/6/2016 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
Against
Report Date
1/6/2016

Wisconsin Manufacturers & Commerce Notified Date 1/13/2016 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
Other
Report Date
1/13/2016

Wisconsin Medical Society Notified Date 1/19/2016 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
Other
Report Date
1/19/2016

Comments
Sections of the bill removing injured workers' freedom of choice for health care and subsequent fee schedule issues would be fundamental changes to Wisconsin's successful WC system.
Wisconsin Motor Carriers Association Notified Date 12/21/2015 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
For
Report Date
12/21/2015

Comments
Stroebel/Spiros
Wisconsin Professional Police Association Notified Date 1/13/2016 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
Against
Report Date
1/13/2016

Wisconsin Teamsters Joint Council 39 Notified Date 1/11/2016 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
Against
Report Date
1/11/2016

Lobbying Efforts

  2015
January - June
2015
July - December
2016
January - June
2016
July - December
Total
Total Hours Of Effort On This Matter 2015
January - June
2015
July - December
58.00
2016
January - June
14.00
2016
July - December
1.00
Total 73.00
ATI 2015
January - June
2015
July - December
2016
January - June
5.00
2016
July - December
Total 5.00
Aurora Health Care Inc 2015
January - June
2015
July - December
30.00
2016
January - June
2016
July - December
Total 30.00
Liberty Mutual Insurance 2015
January - June
2015
July - December
2.00
2016
January - June
4.00
2016
July - December
Total 6.00
Sentry Insurance a Mutual Company 2015
January - June
2015
July - December
6.00
2016
January - June
5.00
2016
July - December
1.00
Total 12.00
Wisconsin Motor Carriers Association 2015
January - June
2015
July - December
20.00
2016
January - June
2016
July - December
Total 20.00