Description: This bill would have created criminal penalties for parents or guardians who "co-sleep" with a child while intoxicated and cause an injury to the child.
Authors: Rep. Kerkman & Sen. Darling
Status: Failed to pass during 2015-2016 legislative session
WAWH Position: Oppose
Others Opposed: Wisconsin Medical Society, Wisconsin Hospital Association, Wisconsin Nurses Association, National Association of Social Workers - WI Chapter
Background: Click here for the testimony of all individuals and organizations that testified at bill hearing before the Senate Committee on Health and Human Services.