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File #: HRA19-286    Version: 1 Name: 2019SEPT03 Agenda CoA Advocacy Committee
Type: Hearing Reports & Attachments Status: Approved
File created: 8/27/2019 In control: Commission on Aging
On agenda: 9/3/2019 Final action:
Title: 2019SEPT03 Agenda CoA Advocacy Committee
Attachments: 1. 2019 SEPT MC COA Advo Comm agenda
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2019SEPT03 Agenda CoA Advocacy Committee





I.                     2:00 p.m.                     Call to Order & Introductions


II.                     2:05 p.m.                      Review /Approval of Aug 5, 2019 Committee Minutes

III.                     2:10 p.m.                      Public Comment


IV.                     2:20 p.m.                       COA / WAAN Priorities & Updates (Information)


V.                     2:30 p.m.                     Legislative & Policy Updates (Information/Action)

                     Federal Aging Policy Briefing

o                     OAA reauthorization & funding

o                     SNAP Elder Eligibility Simplification

                     State Legislative Issues

o                     See chart attached

o                     Caregiver & Prescription Drug Task Forces

                     2019-21 Wisconsin State Budget

o                     Potential challenge to mental health related vetoes

                     Milwaukee County Legislative Issues

o                     Fair Deal strategy

(Legislative office representatives present are invited to briefly present items of interest).


VI.                     2:45 p.m.                      Milwaukee County Budget 2020 (Information/Discussion)

                     2020 Milwaukee County Budget Process Overview

                     2020 Department on Aging Proposed Budget

                     2020 BHD Budget regarding Older Adults

VII.                     3:20 p.m.                      Announcements & Advocacy Opportunities (Inform.)

                     WAAN (September 5th - Dane County AAA)

                     50 Plus or Better Expo (Oct 23rd - Oak Creek CC)

                     Let’s Talk Medicare (Oct 29th - Clinton Rose Sen Ctr)


VIII.                     3:25 p.m.                     Future agenda items & meeting dates (Discussion)


IX.                     3:30 p.m.                     Adjourn until October 7, 2019 @ Marcia Coggs 104


Accommodation Requests:  This is an open meeting and all people are welcome to attend. ADA Accommodation requests should be filed with the Milwaukee County Office for Persons with Disabilities, 278-3932 (voice) or 711 (TRS) upon receipt of this notice. Thank you for joining us!