Sunset Process - House Public Health Care and Human Services Committee. The bill implements the recommendation of the department of regulatory agencies' sunset review and report on the nurse-physician advisory task force for Colorado health care (NPATCH) by continuing the NPATCH indefinitely. Additionally, the bill specifies that 3 of the NPATCH members must be licensed physicians recommended by and representing a statewide physicians' organization that represents multi-specialty physicians and whose membership includes at lease one-third of the doctors of medicine and osteopathy licensed in the state.
$15,554 is appropriated from the division of professions and occupations cash fund to the department of regulatory agencies for use by the division of professions and occupations for personal services needed to implement the bill.
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(Note: This summary applies to the reengrossed version of this bill as introduced in the second house.)