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Senate Bill 402

Relating To: Relating to: creating a foster parents' bill of rights. (FE)
Bill Text and History
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Lobbying Principals

Principal Name Notified Date Communication Date Comments Supporting Documentation  
Ho-Chunk Nation Notified Date 10/12/2021 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
For
Report Date
10/12/2021

Comments
The Nation is in support of the substitute amendment offered by Senator Jacque. It is important for the Nation that foster parents do not attain party status and that the Wisconsin Indian-Child Welfare Act is exempted.
Menominee Indian Tribe of Wisconsin Notified Date 11/30/2021 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
Against
Report Date
11/30/2021

National Association of Social Workers - Wisconsin Chapter Notified Date 8/24/2021 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
For
Report Date
8/24/2021

State Bar of Wisconsin Notified Date 10/7/2021 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
Against
Report Date
10/7/2021

Comments
The Children and the Law Section of the State Bar of Wisconsin opposes this legislation.
Wisconsin Association of Family and Children's Agencies Notified Date 10/12/2021 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
Other
Report Date
10/12/2021

Comments
WAFCA supports a foster parent bill of rights and believe that embedding this language in statute would inhibit our ability to keep it up to date and aligned with current best practice, open to periodic review and amendments.
Wisconsin Counties Association Notified Date 10/12/2021 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
Other
Report Date
10/12/2021

Comments
The substitute amendment is a significant improvement from the original bill.

Lobbying Efforts

  2021
January - June
2021
July - December
2022
January - June
2022
July - December
Total
Total Hours Of Effort On This Matter 2021
January - June
2021
July - December
20.00
2022
January - June
8.00
2022
July - December
Total 28.00
Ho-Chunk Nation 2021
January - June
2021
July - December
9.00
2022
January - June
8.00
2022
July - December
Total 17.00
Menominee Indian Tribe of Wisconsin 2021
January - June
2021
July - December
11.00
2022
January - June
2022
July - December
Total 11.00