2019 WISCONSIN ACT 88
An Act to amend 49.45 (29y) (a) (intro.); and to create 49.45 (29y) (am) of the statutes; relating to: mental health clinical consultations under the Medical Assistance program.
The people of the state of Wisconsin, represented in senate and assembly, do enact as follows:
49.45 (29y) (a) (intro.) of the statutes is amended to read:
49.45 (29y) (a) (intro.) In this subsection, “clinical consultation" means, for a student up to age 21, communication from a mental health professional or a qualified treatment trainee working under the supervision of a mental health professional to another individual who is working with the client or to a parent of the student to inform, inquire, and instruct regarding all of the following and to direct and coordinate clinical service components:
49.45 (29y) (am) of the statutes is created to read:
49.45 (29y) (am) In this subsection, “parent” means any of the following:
1. A parent.
2. A foster parent.
3. A guardian.
4. A relative, other than a parent, who lives with the student.