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Senate Bill 503

Relating To: Relating to: certification of abortion providers under the Medical Assistance program.
Bill Text and History
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Lobbying Principals

Principal Name Notified Date Communication Date Comments Supporting Documentation  
American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists - WI Section Notified Date 10/15/2021 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
Against
Report Date
10/15/2021

Comments
The bill restricts the ability for patients, particularly those who are socially and economically marginalized, from accessing critical preventive services and comprehensive healthcare.
National Association of Social Workers - Wisconsin Chapter Notified Date 3/1/2022 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
Against
Report Date
3/1/2022

Planned Parenthood Advocates of Wisconsin Notified Date 10/12/2021 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
Against
Report Date
10/12/2021

Planned Parenthood of Wisconsin Inc Notified Date 10/12/2021 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
Against
Report Date
10/12/2021

Pro-Life Wisconsin Notified Date 8/16/2021 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
Against
Report Date
8/16/2021

Comments
We oppose the exemption for hospitals who perform abortions in the exceptional cases of sexual assault, incest, life and health of the mother. We will support the legislation if the exemption is removed.
Wisconsin Catholic Conference Notified Date 10/7/2021 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
For
Report Date
10/7/2021

Wisconsin Family Action Inc Notified Date 11/1/2021 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
For
Report Date
11/1/2021

Comments
We support the bill but do not support the express exemption for hospitals. We support an amendment that removes that exemption.
Wisconsin Right to Life Inc Notified Date 10/12/2021 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
For
Report Date
10/12/2021

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
10.00
2022
January - June
2022
July - December
Total 10.00
American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists - WI Section 2021
January - June
2021
July - December
5.00
2022
January - June
2022
July - December
Total 5.00
Planned Parenthood Advocates of Wisconsin 2021
January - June
2021
July - December
4.00
2022
January - June
2022
July - December
Total 4.00
Wisconsin Family Action Inc 2021
January - June
2021
July - December
1.00
2022
January - June
2022
July - December
Total 1.00