WisRID has been working on new legislation in collaboration with Wisconsin Association of the Deaf to improve upon the services and protection that the Deaf, Hard of Hearing, and Deaf-Blind receive in addition to providing opportunity for sustainable and gainful employment opportunities for qualified interpreters in the state of Wisconsin.

Act 17 is offical as of July 17, 2019

Full Act 17 Document (PDF)

Pending Locations:

Eau Claire/LaCrosse (date/time to be determined)

If any additional area wants to host an informational session, please contact