Public policymakers, employers and insurers in Wisconsin have been slow to recognize infertility as a disease. The time to change this is NOW!. We believe that people should not have to spend their life savings, second mortgage their home, or incur thousands of dollars of/in debt to treat a disease and to fulfill a fundamental aspect of life the desire to bear children and raise a family.
Wisconsin's fertility grade is.... C
Our state does NOT current have a law covering fertility treatments and/or fertility preservation.
There are 172,307 women in Wisconsin, regardless of martial status, who have experienced physical difficulty in getting pregnant or carrying a pregnancy to live birth.
Legislation to remove barriers to ensure all Wisconsinites can achieve their dreams of becoming parents!
SJR 39 - Proclaiming April 18-24 National Infertility Awareness Week
Resolution Authors: Senator Kelda Roys (D-Madison) & Representative Jodi Emerson (D-Eau Claire)