Time of Hearing Changed to 10:30am

The time of the hearing has moved from 10:00 am to 10:30 am (or immediately following the conclusion of the 10:00 AM Executive Session). The date, time and location remain the same.









Committee on Health, Health Insurance, Privacy, Property Tax Relief, and Revenue



The committee will hold a public hearing on the following items at the time specified below:


Wednesday, March 18, 2009

10:30 AM - Or upon conclusion of the 10am Executive Session

411 South

State Capitol



Senate Bill 27

Relating to: requiring health insurance coverage of hearing aids and cochlear implants for persons under 18 years of age.

By Senators Lassa, Hansen, Lehman, Risser, Taylor, Erpenbach, Vinehout, Darling, S. Fitzgerald, Coggs and Kapanke; cosponsored by Representatives Cullen, Bernard Schaber, Schneider, Sheridan, Berceau, Hilgenberg, Hraychuck, Vruwink, Mason, Black, Pasch, Sherman, Pocan, Jorgensen, Sinicki, Stone, Krusick, Smith, Seidel, Montgomery, Parisi, Turner, Grigsby, Richards, Zigmunt, A. Williams, Soletski, Hixson and Dexter.


This will be a joint hearing with the Assembly Committee on Insurance. Public Testimony will also be heard on the Assembly Companion, AB 16.












Senator Jon Erpenbach