Health Laws & Rules

Many of public health’s greatest successes, including high childhood immunization rates, improved motor vehicle safety, safer workplaces, and reduced tooth decay, have relied heavily on law. Further, law is playing an increasingly important role in addressing emerging public health threats such as childhood obesity, healthcare-associated infections, motor vehicle injuries, and prescription drug overdoses.

Wisconsin State Statutes

Chapter 95 (Animal Health)

Chapter 146 (Misc Health Provisions)

Chapter 250 (Health, Admin and Supervision)

Chapter 251 (Local Health Officials)

Chapter 252 (Communicable Diseases)

Chapter 253 (Maternal and Child Health)

Chapter 254 (Environmental Health)

Chapter 255 (Chronic Disease and Injuries)

Chapter 441 (Board of Nursing)

Wisconsin Department of Health Services (DHS) Administrative Rules

Index of Administrative Rules DHS 139-199

USDA Nondiscrimination Statement

USDA Nondiscrimination Statement
Effective October 14, 2015
Revised January 11, 2016 (Spanish only)
English, Spanish, Hmong Versions

English

Short Statement:
This institution is an equal opportunity provider.

Full Statement:
In accordance with Federal civil rights law and U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) civil rights regulations and policies, the USDA, its Agencies, offices, and employees, and institutions participating in or administering USDA programs are prohibited from discriminating based on race, color, national origin, sex, disability, age, or reprisal or retaliation for prior civil rights activity in any program or activity conducted or funded by USDA.

Persons with disabilities who require alternative means of communication for program information (e.g. Braille, large print, audiotape, American Sign Language, etc.), should contact the Agency (State or local) where they applied for benefits. Individuals who are deaf, hard of hearing or have speech disabilities may contact USDA through the Federal Relay Service at (800) 877-8339. Additionally, program information may be made available in languages other than English.

To file a program complaint of discrimination, complete the USDA Program Discrimination Complaint Form, (AD-3027) found online at: http://www.ascr.usda.gov/complaint_filing_cust.html, and at any USDA office, or write a letter addressed to USDA and provide in the letter all of the information requested in the form. To request a copy of the complaint form, call (866) 632-9992. Submit your completed form or letter to USDA by:

(1)        mail: U.S. Department of Agriculture
Office of the Assistant Secretary for Civil Rights
1400 Independence Avenue, SW
Washington, D.C. 20250-9410;

(2)        fax: (202) 690-7442; or

(3)        email: program.intake@usda.gov.

This institution is an equal opportunity provider.

Spanish

Short Statement:
Esta institución es un proveedor que ofrece igualdad de oportunidades.

Full Statement:
De conformidad con la Ley Federal de Derechos Civiles y los reglamentos y políticas de derechos civiles del Departamento de Agricultura de los EE. UU. (USDA, por sus siglas en inglés), se prohíbe que el USDA, sus agencias, oficinas, empleados e instituciones que participan o administran programas del USDA discriminen sobre la base de raza, color, nacionalidad, sexo, discapacidad, edad, o en represalia o venganza por actividades previas de derechos civiles en algún programa o actividad realizados o financiados por el USDA.

Las personas con discapacidades que necesiten medios alternativos para la comunicación de la información del programa (por ejemplo, sistema Braille, letras grandes, cintas de audio, lenguaje de señas americano, etc.), deben ponerse en contacto con la agencia (estatal o local) en la que solicitaron los beneficios. Las personas sordas, con dificultades de audición o discapacidades del habla pueden comunicarse con el USDA por medio del Federal Relay Service [Servicio Federal de Retransmisión] al (800) 877-8339. Además, la información del programa se puede proporcionar en otros idiomas.

Para presentar una denuncia de discriminación, complete el Formulario de Denuncia de Discriminación del Programa del USDA, (AD-3027) que está disponible en línea en: http://www.ocio.usda.gov/sites/default/files/docs/2012/Spanish_Form_508_Compliant_6_8_12_0.pdf. y en cualquier oficina del USDA, o bien escriba una carta dirigida al USDA e incluya en la carta toda la información solicitada en el formulario. Para solicitar una copia del formulario de denuncia, llame al (866) 632-9992. Haga llegar su formulario lleno o carta al USDA por:

(1)        correo: U.S. Department of Agriculture
Office of the Assistant Secretary for Civil Rights
1400 Independence Avenue, SW
Washington, D.C. 20250-9410;

(2)        fax: (202) 690-7442; o

(3)        correo electrónico: program.intake@usda.gov.

Esta institución es un proveedor que ofrece igualdad de oportunidades.

Hmong

Short Statement:
Lub tuam tsev ua hauj lwm no yog ib qhov chaw muab kev pab cuam uas muab vaj huam sib luag rau sawv daws.

Full Statement:
Raws li Tsoom Fwv Teb Chaws tsab cai lij choj hais txog neeg txoj cai thiab U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) cov cai tswj thiab cov cai qhia ua hauj lwm hais txog neeg txoj cai, lub USDA, nws cov Koom Txoos Khiav Hauj Lwm, cov chaw ua hauj lwm, thiab cov neeg ua hauj lwm, thiab cov tuam tsev ua hauj lwm uas koom rau hauv los yog muaj kev tswj fwm USDA cov kev pab caum raug txwv kom tsis pub muaj kev cai neeg tsis raws cai los ntawm haiv neeg, tsos nqaij daim tawv, keeb kwm teb chaws uas yug los, poj niam/txiv neej, muaj mob xiam oob qhab, hnub nyoog, los yog ua phem los yog ua pauj rau ntawm qhov uas tau tawm lus tsis txaus siab txog neeg txoj cai yav dhau los hauv ib qho kev pab cuam uas tswj los yog tau nyiaj pab los ntawm USDA.

Cov neeg muaj mob xiam oob qhab uas nws thov kom muaj lwm cov hau kev los mus pab txoj kev sib cev lus kom paub txog qhov kev pab cuam (piv txwv li, muab cov ntawv pauv kom siv tes kov ces paub tias yog txhais li cas, ntaus tus ntawv kom loj, muab cov lus kaw cia tau mloog, Meskas Kev Piav Tes Txhais Lus, thiab lwm yam), yuav tsum hu rau lub Koom Txoos Khiav Hauj Lwm (Xeev los yog hauv zos) nyob ntawm qhov chaw uas lawv ua ntawv thov kev pab. Cov tib neeg uas lag ntseg, hnov lus tsis zoo, los yog muaj teeb meem hais lus tsis tau yuav hu tau rau USDA los ntawm Federal Relay Service ntawm (800) 877-8339. Ib qho ntxiv, kev xav paub txog kev pab cuam kuj yuav muaj pab ua lwm hom lus uas tsis yog lus Askiv.

Yog hais tias xav sau ib daim ntawv tsis txaus siab txog qhov kev pab cuam, ua kom tiav daim USDA Program Discrimination Complaint Form, (AD-3027) uas nrhiav tau hauv online ntawm: http://www.ascr.usda.gov/complaint_filing_cust.html, thiab nyob rau ntawm USDA ib qhov chaw ua hauj lwm twg, los yog sau ib tsab ntawv xa mus rau USDA thiab muab tas nrho cov lus kom muab hauv daim foos tso rau hauv tsab ntawv. Yog yuav thov ib daim qauv uas luam ntawm daim foos tsis txaus siab, hu rau (866) 632-9992. Xa koj daim foos uas muab ua tiav txhij txhua los yog tsab ntawv mus rau USDA uas yog:

(1)        xa hauv tsev xa ntawv mus (mail): U.S. Department of Agriculture
Office of the Assistant Secretary for Civil Rights
1400 Independence Avenue, SW
Washington, D.C. 20250-9410;

(2)        fax: (202) 690-7442; los yog

(3)        email: program.intake@usda.gov.

Lub tuam tsev ua hauj lwm no yog ib qhov chaw muab kev pab cuam uas muab vaj huam sib luag rau sawv daws.

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