Friday, February 5, 2010

Senate Committee on Health to Vote on Expedited Partner Therapy

On Thursday, February 11th the Senate Committee on Health, Health Insurance, Privacy, Property Tax Relief, and Revenue will be voting on SB-460, “Expedited Partner Therapy”.  (See explanation below)  The committee will meet Thursday at 10:00am in Room 300 Southeast at the State Capitol.  The Assembly companion legislation (AB-653) has already passed the Assembly Health Committee and is pending full Assembly action.  If this Senate committee passes SB-460 it will also advance to the full Wisconsin State Senate.  It is important for constituents to contact your own Senators at 1-800-362-9472 on this measure.  You may also contact the committee members as follows:
Jon Erpenbach (Wanakee) – Chair – 1-888-549-0027
Tim Carpenter (Milwaukee) – Vice Chair – 1-800-249-8173
Judith Robson (Beloit) – 1-800-334-1468
Julie Lassa (Stevens Point) – 1-800-925-7491
Mary Lazich (New Berlin) – 1-800-334-1442
Ted Kanavas (Brookfield) – 1-800-863-8883
Alberta Darling (River Hills) – 1-800-863-1113