Public Comments

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​Welcome to the Wisconsin Department of Veterans Affairs public comment page.

The Wisconsin Department of Veterans Affairs encourages comments from stakeholders and the public when proposing  guidance documents and rulemaking projects.  

Opportunities for public input include: open comment periods for guidance documents, statements of scope, economic impact a​nalysis, and public hearings on proposed rules. 


Economic Impact Comments


The Department of Veterans Affairs solicits public comments when preparing an economic impact analysis (EIA) for proposed administrative rules. The Department is interested in obtaining information and advice from businesses, associations, local governmental units, and individuals that may be affected by the proposed administrative rules. The comments are considered when the Department prepares an EIA under Wis. Stat. § 227.137.​

Comments may be submitted to: DVAAdminRules@DVA.wisconsin.gov​.

There are no rulemaking projects open for Economic Impact comments at this time. ​


Public Hearing Comments​


Public hearing comments on proposed administrative rules may be given at a public hearing or submitted through any of the following methods: 

A Public Hearing on a proposed administrative rule to revise ch. VA 6, relating to rate setting at Wisconsin Veterans Homes, is scheduled for December 13, 2019 at 11:00 a.m. at the DOR Events Room located at 2135 Rimrock Road, Madison, WI. 

The deadline to submit comments is December 13, 2019. Comments may be submitted prior to or at the public hearing. The proposed rule and the Public Hearing Notice may be viewed below by clicking on the links under VA 6

Guidance Document Comments


The Departme​nt of Veterans Affairs is seeking comments relating to the Department’s guidance documents. A list of the CVSO/TVSO Bulletins (guidance documents) may be viewed HERE​

Public comments on the bulletins may be submitted through any of the following methods: 

  • Submit comments through the online form by clicking HERE
  • ​Email comments to: DVAAdminRules@DVA.wisconsin.gov
  • ​Mail comments to: Department of Veterans Affairs, Office of Legal Counsel, PO Box 7843, Madison, WI 53707-7843

​Pending​​ Administrative Rule Projects 


Current Rule Text: VA 1
Scope: 102-19
Relatin- to: General Update
Promulgation type​: Permanent Rules
Notices/Solicitations: 

  • Notice of Hearing​
  • Economic Impact Analysis​
  • Rulemaking Order
  • ​Report to Legislature, Contains Final Draft Rule Text​

Note: Commenting, notification services, and rule documents are also available through the State Legislature's administrative rule website.

Current Rule Text: VA 2​
Scope: 103-19
Relating to: General Update
Promulgation type​: Permanent Rules
Notices/Solicitations: 

  • Notice of Hearing​
  • Economic Impact Analysis​
  • Rulemaking Order​
  • ​Report to Legislature, Contains Final Draft Rule Text​

Note: Commenting, notification services, and rule documents are also available through the State Legislature's administrative rule website.

Current Rule Text: VA 6​
Scope: 114-17​​
Relating to: Rate Setting for Wisconsin Veterans Homes
Promulgation type​: Permanent Rules 
Notices/Solicitations: ​

Note: Commenting, notification services, and rule documents are also available through the State Legislature's administrative rule website​.

Current Rule Text: VA 11
Scope: 104-19​
Relating to: Veterans Outreach and Recovery Program (New Chapter)
Promulgation type​: Permanent Rules
Notices/Solicitations: 

  • Notice of Hearing
  • Economic Impact Analysis
  • Rulemaking Order​
  • Report to Legislature, Contains Final Draft Rule Text​​​​

​Note: Commenting, notification services, and rule documents are also available through the State Legislature's administrative rule website.

Current Rule Text: VA 18​
Scope: SS 049-16​
Relating to: Educational Assistance Program
Promulgation type​: Permanent Rules

Notices/Solicitations: ​

Note: Commenting, notification services, and rule documents are also available through the State Legislature's administrative rule website.


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Wisconsin Statutes

Administrative Rules
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