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2015-2016 Wisconsin Legislature

Senate Bill 489

An Act to amend 103.10 (1) (g) (intro.), 625.12 (1) (e), 625.12 (2) and 628.34 (3) (a); and to create 631.97 of the statutes; Relating to: inclusion of recovery from bone marrow or organ donation surgery as a serious health condition for which an employee may take leave from employment under the family and medical leave law and prohibiting certain insurance practices on the basis of a person being a living organ donor or bone marrow donor. (FE)

Status: Labor and Government Reform

Important Actions (newest first)

Date / House Action Journal
4/13/2016 Sen.Failed to pass pursuant to Senate Joint Resolution 1856


Date / House Action Journal
12/29/2015 Sen.Introduced by Senators Bewley, Vinehout, L. Taylor, Shilling, Risser and C. Larson;
cosponsored by Representatives Mason, Meyers, Milroy, Jorgensen, Jacque, Horlacher, Subeck, Genrich, Pope, Zamarripa, Berceau, Ohnstad, Wachs, Ballweg, C. Taylor, Spreitzer and Considine
12/29/2015 Sen.Read first time and referred to Committee on Labor and Government Reform573
1/19/2016 Sen.Fiscal estimate received 
1/25/2016 Sen.Fiscal estimate received 
3/3/2016 Sen.Representative Doyle added as a cosponsor788
4/13/2016 Sen.Failed to pass pursuant to Senate Joint Resolution 1856
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